I spoke with an Irishman in San Francisco many years ago, and he told me of how he and a friend went to an event at the planetarium where there […]
Weller is a musical genius and this is one of his best. Enjoy!
This beautiful ballad is representative of the decent people of England and their strong folk tradition.
This is a truly amazing cover of the Hendrix classic, or so I’ve been told as I couldn’t really hear the music, I got distracted. Joking aside, Jess Greenberg has […]
I can’t go past this one. Turn that dial right up, draw the curtains, do your mad thang…
This is a gentle, old ballad from Ireland, performed by one of the greatest groups of all. The lyrics are kinda sad yet happy at the same time. I know, […]
One of the best ways to fight the good fight, is through the medium of music. This song is a perfect example of that, and true.
This is a beautifully gentle song from one of the greatest bands of all time, and from one of the greatest songwriters.
Troubadours such as Damien Dempsey have been singing the songs and telling the tales of their lands for thousands of years. Their melodies have echoed across out globe. Long may […]
From The Balladeer of Ireland
A song for the working class (and those trying to understand us)
Here is an introduction to one the greatest Irish balladeers of today, or any day. Damien Dempsey is from working class Dublin. His songs are based upon the struggles of […]
I am of the opinion that the lyrics of this song should be part of every school’s curriculum. The words are profound and true, unlike a lot of the shite […]
From one of the greatest groups of all…