Doug Huggins’s forty-six comments

  • Re: The Mothers Of St Ann’s

    Sweet tune! more…

  • Re: Jives Coffee House

    Nope, not up or running just yet...most folks in the trad music community are still shy of indoor sessions, though a handfull of the brave and hardy have restarted Quinn's Alehouse Sunday Session...including me and a number of ladies. There's also the ... more…

  • Re: Choosing a Low Whistle and a Irish Flute

    Colin Goldie makes an Overton design low D and will customize it for n any number of ways. When you order he’ll call you on the phone to discuss your wishes. I wanted mine loud for sessions, with a flutey chiff and I have big hands with big fingers a... more…

  • Re: Non-toxic brass polish for low whistle? Any recommendations?

    Try polishes used for copper cookware like Wenol. They have to rinse away clean for contact with food. more…

  • Re: Jack Quinn Irish Ale House

    This Sunday, 26 July from 1 pm to 3 pm a handful of sessioneers will play upstairs at Quinn’s to hopefully spark a rekindling of music in the pub. more…

  • Re: Jack Quinn Irish Ale House

    Quinn’s has survived the Dark Ages of Carry Out and Curb Service , and has reopened for sit down food and drink service but there’s no clear timeframe yet when music can resume. There are occasional irregular barn or driveway sessions and of course ... more…

  • Re: Covid-19

    Catchy tune. more…

  • Re: Jives Coffee House

    Please call before coming. Colorado restaurants and bars are in takeout and delivery mode due to COVID-19 for at least the next 30 days, so the Thursday nite session at Jives has been suspended at least until 17 April 2020. more…

  • Re: Jack Quinn Irish Ale House

    The good news is, on Sunday 15 March 2020 the Sunday Session at Quinn’s celebrated 22 years of traditional music and craic with a world class chocolate hazelnut cake that some of us are still working on and three hours of tunes and songs. more…

  • Re: Whiskey, You’re The Devil

    Song air yes, More likely a march in original form. It does more or less work as a polka, though a bit irregular in the tithery idle tooddle um a dar section. more…