supermollusc’s fourteen comments

  • Re: Organ Grinder

    I've just rung up the pub to find out whether the session would be running today (260120) and they seemed to know nothing about it more…

  • Re: The Old Crown

    This session has stopped until the organiers can find a new venue. Pity as nice pub and nice musoes more…

  • Re: The Exeter Arms

    This session is now at the Furnace Inn, Duke Street, Derby on the first Thursday of every months,but still same mix and new players or folk passing through most welcome. more…

  • Flannan Islands Mystery

    Heard this first in Derby but it might be Scots in origin, given the title: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flannan_Isles_Lighthouse Apparently the Flannan Islands Mystery inspired the Doctor Who story "Horror of Fang Rock"! more…

  • Re: The Pilot Inn

    Friendly and welcoming session. It's worth going if you're in the area. The regulars have a set which includes quite a few well-known tunes as well as some local stuff but you can often get the dots off one of the musicians more…

  • Re: The Kitchen Girl

    I have recently heard another, Appalachian-sounding tune called "The Kitchen Girl" but it's nothing like this one (which I already knew) Does anyone have the dots for this other tune? The person playing it didn't. Thanks more…

  • Re: the silver flute is not suitable for Irish traditional music

    I suppose that if you think that music should be a static, never-changing thing then OK, the silver flute is not a trad Irish instrument. But I play the metal flute and no-one has ever thrown me out of a session for doing so... more…

  • Re: The Brexit

    Good tune, but sadly it doesn't make up for being sold out by a bunch of spivs and charlatans. I have printed it out and I'll take it along to my next session more…

  • Re: The Pride Of Leinster

    As soon as I heard this on the site I thought "Ship in Full Sail" more…

  • The Furnace

    This is the session which hitherto took at the Silk Mill, and before that the Exeter Arms in Derby more…