Rover’s one hundred and eighty-five comments

  • Re: Donal Lunny

    Thanks for these Kenny, I hadn't noticed you posted those videos years ago, I guess the drums n bass aren't everyone's cuppa, but I still like it! more…

  • Re: Donal Lunny

    Just looked for the musicians list here (would have been easier than looking for the LP), but nobody had posted it, so it’s here now. The music is still a very impressive and enjoyable listen. I bought my copy of the LP from one of the stalls at Sidmo... more…

  • Dates of recordings

    I just came across this post from 2009 which casts a bit of interesting light on the history of the recordings used by Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann to create this LP, around 1987 or 1988. See more…

  • Re: Bowna / Barna

    This was tune was listed as The Barna on Denis Doody's "Kerry Music"LP, as track 7 tune 2, see more…

  • Re: Signs, Track 9, "3 Wishes"

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mMpulMxkzoc more…

  • Re: Signs

    Kathryn Tickell : Northumbrian Pipes, Fiddle and piano more…

  • Re: Sung by Karine Polwart

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CKvW1Gi0J5o more…

  • Re: The Londonderry Air.

    OK, to be fair there are also quite a few versions of this on the Theremin on youtube. Just for the record, how about this one more…

  • Re: The Londonderry Air.

    For some reason nobody has mentioned pedal steel guitar! This tune has long been a standard in the steel repertoire and there are a lot of examples on youtube. But if it sounds cool on Theremin (take your word for it) why not steel? How about the setti... more…

  • Re: Back To The Hills

    Having recently acquired a copy of the CD, Kathryn's liner notes give an approximate answer to the above question: "These tapes of Willie Taylor and myself were recorded a few years ago, and I am proud to include them on this album." more…