tradmoosic’s one hundred and thirteen comments

  • Re: Even more ways to ruin a session

    taurus, its a music shop, if someone wants to buy a shaky egg for use in a school, or any other of those weird instruments that anyone can play than why shud we begrudge them. its not his fault if they buy it to play in a session. more…

  • Re: Disappointing Geantrai…

    i think thats the problem martin. you say that it is only suppose to be a positive experience. do you no think that this is a bit naive? of course there are plenty of positive things about the tradition, but this shouldn't curtail us from expressing our o... more…

  • Re: Siobhan Long’s Reviews!!!!!!!!!

    for once i agree with you martin! lol. i think she is far too 'tactless' and she misses the one thing a reviewer needs: objectiveness. more…

  • Re: Siobhan Long’s Reviews!!!!!!!!!

    she's a sit on the fence writer who has her favourites (martin hayes, caoimhin o'r, and altan most notably). in my opinion she is a terrible writer, her style is that of a failed novelist, she flutters around what she wants to say using techniques not req... more…

  • Re: Disappointing Geantrai…

    watch the geantrai series from 2006, im on one of them. more…

  • Re: Disappointing Geantrai…

    you'll have to point out for me martin where i said damien mullane was a bad box player because i for one dont recall saying that!! i think he is a good box player but choice of tunes and production of the whole show was seriously questionable. and its no... more…

  • Re: Disappointing Geantrai…

    oh i know totally, i dont have anything against modern stuff or whatever, it wouldn't be to my tatse but i can still appreciate it if it is played genuinely well and the quality of musicianship is good, but in this case i think it was lacking quite a bit!... more…

  • Re: Schizophrenic music?

    i think you summed it up nicely llig, 'dull, non consequential story' describes that, and most of what she writes in my opinion, quite well! lol. more…

  • Re: An example of tricky bits

    Michael Coleman recorded all of them, i think you should look there first! lol! more…

  • Disappointing Geantrai…

    Like most people I watched the new series of geantrai last night. I for one was extremely disappointed. I thought it was very poor, much poorer than normal. Some of the music and singing was decidedly average at best. I thought Damien Mullane's attempt a... more…