This week we released a live single video from our third Stable Session video named ‘Haul Away’. The name is taken from the actual single title ‘Haul Away’, a bellowous sea shanty. We broke this old sea shanty right down to almost a cappella. We really wanted to add another element to the song though. […]

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Spring has sprung, and Dublin is starting to buzz again. Every year is the same, you can just feel a change in atmosphere all of a sudden. The cold weather has left us again, which bring with it a wave of people coming back again, visiting Dublin, for one of the busiest times of the […]

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This week has me on a little adventure, away from the rain and winds of Ireland, and over to the snow and winds of Oslo, Norway. I was asked a few weeks ago to go with the Ian Drew band to play in the Dubliner in Oslo, a bar I am very well acquainted with […]

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This last week has seen me play some gigs that have brought back a lot of memories. There’s a show in Dublin called Celtic Nights in The Arlington Hotel, and it’s there where I started playing music professionally almost six years ago. So this week, my ex-band mate and good friend, Ian Drew, had flown […]

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This past week we have been recording a new song, written by Shay Healy and Bill Whelan. Bill is the man behind the world wide phenomenon “Riverdance”, and Shay, a songwriter, broadcaster and journalist, has been a leading figure in Irish culture for over 50 years. We were thrilled to be asked to take the […]

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I consider myself very lucky to be living in Ireland. It has some of the most amazing scenery in the world, rich history, buzzing city’s with plenty to do. But like most people, I am guilty of not experiencing it to it’s fullest. Thousands of tourists travel here every year to go sight seeing. I […]

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It was my birthday this week and I’ve had a great time….although I’m hanging fragility together after a hefty amount of Guinness last night. It was a loaded week of wine, music, visitors, Guinness, cake, pizza, balloons. badgers, wolves, banjos….all the good stuff. I’ve already commented this week that when people think to wish me […]

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We were back in the swing of hard band rehearsals this week. With St. Patricks Day just around the corner, we need to be sharp and fully prepared for that whole week. We intend to start off our first gigs of the year with a bang and roll on from there. It’ll be great to […]

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This week I have been on holiday’s, the first time leaving the country without my instrument in about 4 years. As I walked through the security and to my gate with just a single carry on, I felt very, free I guess. I definitely felt at times that I was forgetting something, but I knew […]

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It was Templebar Tradfest last week in Dublin. There’s always a good buzz when it comes around. It’s a kinda of a ‘bringer-upper’ in an otherwise depressing January. The usual calibar of acts were performing throughout the city for the 4 day festival. I really wanted to see a few of the acts but it […]

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