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 This week can be seen in my memories as one big giant gig, all week! So as you all know, Paddy’s day was last Thursday, and like most of the world, it is thoroughly celebrated, especially here in Ireland, so musician wise it is one of the busiest week’s of the year. For Na Fianna […]

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Lá Fhéile Pádraig has come and gone. This is one week that as an Irish musician, I have accepted that I will never have this week as a holiday….and it definitely wasn’t a holiday. As everyone else prepares to go out drinking and have the craic as early as possible each day, I am trying […]

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Paddy’s week had arrived  and the festival was in full swing by Wednesday, as were Na Fianna! We had a busy four days ahead of us. As part of the Paddy’s day events in Dublin’s Guinness Store House we were headlining the main stage in Arthurs Bar every day for three days from 5pm to […]

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Last Friday saw the release of our third album, Stable Sessions 2. We were delighted to announce its release as we really liked the songs on this album. It is quite different to the first Stable Sessions and Unearthed albums but it now shows each one has its own character, which is nice. The instant […]

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Hey folks!. So since my last check in I have been crazy busy! The release of our third album Stable Sessions2 was on Friday and leading up to the release was intense and exciting! We were all looking forward to it so much as we hadn’t heard some of the tracks since the recording!.. And […]

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This week, Na Fianna had its first radio interview of the year at dublin south fm, with Martina Ní Cléirigh doing the interview. It pretty much coincided with the release of our second live album and third one overall, stable sessions 2. We arrived at the radio station at about 1:30 on Tuesday, set up […]

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It was a dizzy busy week this week for Na Fianna. We seemed to be popping up in music magazines and festival posters a lot! We made the front AND back page of Irish Music Magazine along with a substantial interview inside with Eileen McCabe. A very supportive music journalist and magazine. We also had […]

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The past week had me all over the place. At the start of the week I got the chance to play more on guitar on stage, which meant I could try out my new Martin guitar. The gigs this time round were with ciaran and were in two different places, firstly a place called buskers […]

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This week I’m writing about a non musical adventure that I embarked on. Pancake Tuesday had come again and I was ‘flat out’ determined to make a good job of the traditional meal this year. I always remember how my mother used to make them when we were younger. They were perfect! Well for us […]

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These are strange times in a band, when an album has just been finished and the work for this particular project is done, all the songs are now finally recorded, and are forever in the public domain. However, this is not time to relax and put the feet up and drink tea til the cows […]

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