Ensemble Ériu to release Stargazer, an album inspired by paintings of Jack B. Yeats

Modern Irish traditionalists Ensemble Ériu have released some superb music that moves between trad and…

Ensemble Ériu – ‘The Tempest’

Ensemble Ériu released one of the most exciting albums of contemporary trad music in recent…

Niwel Tsumbu with Loah, Feather, Manden Express and Ensemble Ériu are RiZA

Niwel Tsumbu is a Congolese guitarist who is frequently heard and seen beside and behind…

Happenings with Nialler9 present Paddy’s Day Unlocked

I’ve been out of Ireland for the last six years on Paddy’s Day at SXSW…

Gig news update: Bill Drummond, Sleaford Mods, Milky Chance, All Tvvins, Ensemble Ériu & more

As part of Young Hearts Run Free’s No Idle Day festival next weekend, former KLF…

The Nialler9 Dublin Gig Guide // August 19 – 25

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The Nialler9 Dublin Gig Guide // August 12 – 18

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Ensemble Ériu announce nationwide Irish dates for April and May

I’ve written before here about Ensemble Ériu’s excellent debut album released last October which was…

Ensemble Ériu – Ensemble Ériu (review)

Bringing a new angle to an old music is an admirable quest. Bringing a new…

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Ensemble Ériu – “Contemporary settings for traditional Irish music”

When my article a few months back on why I felt Irish trad have been…