Bradon’s ten comments

  • The Star, Fishponds

    A new regular weekly session at the Star Inn in Fishponds, Bristol. This is an excellent Irish pub, that hosts a range of music, with an enthusiastic landlord. more…

  • Re: The Green Linnet

    I think I'll be in Paris this coming Monday night (10th). Hoping there'll be a session here... more…

  • Cloch Na Ceithre Mhile, X:7

    Not a new setting, but I've just altered the line lengths in the abc of Yooval's Dervish-ish setting, to make it easier to see the structure. It helps me, anyway. more…

  • Re: The Royal Oak

    It seems that this session now alternates, English one Wednesday, Irish the next... more…

  • Re: The Bear

    This pub is closing for refurbishment - apparently 6 months! - so this Thursday session is no more... more…

  • The Pipe Beneath The Hob

    I came across this jig on a youtube video of the band After Hours playing live (I think they also recorded this set on the album Hung Up and Dry, but I don't have it): more…

  • Brit In The Liffey, X:2

    Somebody played this unusual jig at our session last week (The Bear in Camberwell), but the setting on here only has two parts, and there’s a third on all the recordings I’ve found. It appears to be by Tomas Lynch, but I’ve taken this setting (mostl... more…

  • Na Deora Mora

    I was looking for a recording of The Brit in the Liffey (just about to upload a setting with the third part) and found it on Sam Proctor's 'Natural Progression' album, where it precedes this little slip jig - which doesn't appear to be on here. more…

  • Re: The Bear

    Yes, a good session that is now well attended. Though note that the Saturday evening session has stopped, so just Thursdays from 8.30pm. more…

  • Miss McLeod’s, X:19

    This is a version I play, cobbled together from various other versions heard at sessions. more…