Sometime we just stumble onto music that instantly captures our hearts. Well, The Chair didn’t stop there: with their energetic party-folk they had our arms waving, feet dancing and spirits way up high! 😀
This band from Orkney, Scotland mixes up traditional melodies from their home town with many modern influences to create a form of acoustic rock. We can’t wait to see them live somewhere soon, like maybe the Tønder Festival 2018 (DK).
Until we do, please enjoy their track ‘Planet Ork’ five to six times a day this month, as we are happy to have Brian Cromarty, Kenny Ritch, Douglas Montgomery, Erik Laughton, Gavin Firth, Robbie Thomson and Robert Gibbon in our midst this April.
New Monthly Marker!
Yes, it’s the first of the month again, which means it’s time for our new focus track! This time we did things a little different. Instead of us choosing the track, we asked M-Atzin Rurouni, as she was the one that put our Facebook page at the magical number of 5000 likes! And let’s be honest, she chose well 😀
This month’s marker will be
‘s “Morrigan”, taken from their recently re-released 2004 album “Crone of War”. This song in all its 7+ minutes of glory and power will be played five to six times a day, every day, throughout the entire month! Will you come and dance, sing and shout with us?
February’s Monthly Marker!
, for a great meet-up in the CeltCast livingroom, and for providing us with a beautiful and energetic “Yoyo” for a Monthly Marker this past month. But January is now behind us, so it’s time for a new song in the spotlights!
February’s Monthly Marker is an amazing song by
, in which a beautiful duet is sung by guest singers
). The song is about a couple that have just had a new baby. The mother is working the hay while the father is at the farm, when she calls out to him to ask if the baby is still alive. Spoiler alert, yes, the child lives!
We hope you enjoy this moving song as much as we do, as we play it five to six times a day, every day, throughout the month!
New year, new month, new Monthly Marker!
With the turning of the calendar and the darkest part of the year in retreat we thought it would be a nice time to start sending out some sunshine, or in other words, some
This band released an album called Sunfire in 2017 with 3 bandmembers,
, and has since then expanded to include
, whom we all know and love from
. She provides that extra violin twist, completing their awesome energetic sound and stage presence! For our Monthly Marker we chose one of the sunniest songs on the album, Yoyo, which includes guest appearances by both
, of course on didgeridoo and percussion, creating a rhythm line that carries the warmth of the song straight into your soul!
And if you enjoy Sunfire…stay tuned! We’ll have some very, very nice news for you soon!!! 😉
With the new month comes a new Monthly Marker. Having spent November in the “Quiet Land of Erin” with
, this time we “Look to the Sea” with
Last weekend, at the
Winter Edition, The Dolmen treated all of us with not one but two amazing performances. One very powerful set following the Yule ritual that was led by
Taloch Tony Jameson
, and the next day in a more intimate setting an acoustic set that touched the hearts of all present! This inspired us and made the choice for our new focus-track an easy one. Please enjoy Look to the Sea five to six times a day, every day, for the entire festive month!