Latest news » Iarla ó Lionáird guests on Echoes with John Diliberto
Echoes is a nightly music soundscape heard on public radio stations across the United States.
The two-hour music soundscape is distributed by Public Radio International and broadcast on 130 radio stations from Maine to California. With host John Diliberto, a writer forBillboard, Pulse and other magazines, Echoes brings together a wide array of styles, from acoustic to electronic, jazz to space music, the avant-garde to rock. Echoes is a sound that is cross-cultural and trans-millennial, merging cultures and forms, technology and tradition, the ancient past and the possible future.
Iarla's interview airs on Monday January 16 and the weekend of January 21.
"He was the soulful Irish voice of Afro Celt Sound System, but now on his own, Iarla Ó Lionáird has teamed up with Brian Eno collaborator, Leo Abrahams. They made an album of deep and atmospheric Celtic Aires called Foxlight. We talk to Iarla about tapping the Celtic soul…"