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Matt & Shannon Heaton

Matt & Shannon Heaton – Lovers Well (Ep. 203)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with lauded Boston-based Irish music duo Matt & Shannon Heaton about their 2009 release Lovers Well 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to their music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Lily of the West
  2. Brad’s Honeybees
  3. Lover’s Lament
  4. Lao Dueng Duen
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Learn more about Matt & Shannon and purchase their music directly at:
https://shannonheatonmusic.com/
https://mattandshannonheaton.com/

Virtual Guided Sessions (YouTube)
https://www.youtube.com/shannonheatonmusic

Irish Music Stories Podcast
https://shannonheatonmusic.com/ims/

In Harmony (Matt & Shannon Heaton’s Tune Cookbook)
https://shannonheatonmusic.com/product/in-harmony-e-book-mp3s/

Andrew Bird
https://www.andrewbird.net/

Aoife O’Donovan
https://www.aoifeodonovan.com/

Keith Murphy
https://blackislemusic.com/

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Aoife Scott

Aoife Scott – Homebird (Ep. 163)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with award-winning Irish folk singer and songwriter Aoife Scott about her 2020 release Homebird 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Another Reason
  2. Homebird
  3. Irish Born
  4. The Sea
  5. Dublin Saunter
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Learn more about Aoife and purchase her music directly at: https://www.aoifescott.com/

The Black Family (Aoife’s musical family)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Black_Family_(band)

Ron Block (musician, engineer and co-producer on album):
https://ronblock.com/

Join the party and get special perks at:
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Karan Casey

Karan Casey – Two More Hours (Ep. 150)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with award-winning Irish singer-songwriter Karan Casey about her 2014 release Two More Hours! 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Home
  2. Lovely Annie
  3. Pacing the Dark
  4. The Heron
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Learn more about Karan and purchase her music directly:
https://www.karancasey.com/

Paula Meehan – Irish poet and playwright:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Paula_Meehan

Paula’s Book: Mysteries of the Home
https://www.amazon.com/Mysteries-Home-Paula-Meehan/dp/1906614709

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Brass Lassie

Brass Lassie – self-titled debut album (Ep. 143)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with pioneering Celtic fusion ensemble Brass Lassie about their 2018 self-titled debut album 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to their music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Anne Laceys-Taybank Shenanigans
  2. Dugan MacKenzie’s, The Blue Crowbar, The Return Home
  3. Bog an Lochain_Calum Crubach_Còta Mòr Ealasaid_The Periwig
  4. Cuando Me Vaya
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Learn more about Brass Lassie and purchase their music directly at: brasslassie.com

Get the latest updates on the band and Laura’s other projects by joining her email list at: lauramackenzie.com

Salsa Celtica
https://salsaceltica.com/

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Katie McMahon

Katie McMahon – Christmas Angels (Ep. 89)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with acclaimed Irish soprano Katie McMahon about her 2010 release Christmas Angels 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

  1. Angelus ad Virginem
  2. Vom Himmel Hoch
  3. Angels are Singing
  4. Walking in the Air
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Learn more about Katie McMahon: http://katiemcmahon.com/

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Cherish the Ladies

Cherish the Ladies – The Girls Won’t Leave the Boys Alone (Ep. 49)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with Joanie Madden of the Grammy-nominated, Irish-American super group Cherish the Ladies about their 2001 release The Girls Won’t Leave the Boys Alone 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to their music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1.  The Broom of the Cowdenknowes
  2.  The Queen of Connemara / The Cararoe / The Lilting Fisherman
  3.  Erin Grá Mo Chrói” (Ireland Love of My Heart)
  4. Mullins Fancy / The Raveled Hank of Yarn / Gilbert Clancy’s
  5.  The Jolly Beggarman
  6. Last Night’s Fun / The Chattering Magpie / The Black Haired Lass / The Commodore
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Learn more about Cherish the Ladies:
https://cherishtheladies.com/

Subscribe to their YouTube channel:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-gD_3diIBtJ6uvI6MR1SFA

Like them on Facebook:
https://www.facebook.com/cherishtheladies/

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