Music at Matt Molloy’s

Various Artists

Released 26 July 1992

  1. Jackie Coleman's, Pigtown
  2. Cape Breton Jigs, McGurk's
  3. Over The Moor To Maggie, Fred Finn's, The Hunter's House
  4. Baile Mhúirne
  5. Rolling In The Ryegrass, The Killavil Fancy
  6. Rocking The Cradle, The Twin
  7. The Kilmovee Jog, The Maid At The Well, The Old Geese On The Bog
  8. Bonny Wood Green
  9. Miss Monaghan, Maggie On The Shore
  10. Dr. Gilbert, Queen Of The May
  11. Tommy Coen's, The Otter's Holt, McFadden's Handsome Daughter
  12. Garriett Barry's, Miss McLeod
  13. Kilkelly
  14. Sgaríunt Na Gcompanagh
  15. A Set Of Single Jigs Learned From Kevin's Father - John's Grandfather
  16. Larry Redigan's, The High Reel
  17. The Boys Of Ballinahinch, The Castle, Miko Russell's
  18. The Scotsman Over The Border, The Tenpenny Bit
  19. The Millionaire
  20. Westport Set-Dancers

Various Artists

Liner notes

Some of Ireland’s finest traditional musicians join legendary Chieftains’ flute player Matt Molloy and guitarist Arty McGlynn in Molloy’s own pub for a night of airy jigs, wild reels, dark pints and sad songs.

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Reviews

  • It is when we see a nation's people joining joyfully together in song and tune or lamenting alone in sorrow that we come closest to viewing the character of a nation. Dirty Linen (USA)

Further Listening

  • The Gloaming

    The Gloaming

    Released 17 January 2014

    The Gloaming carves new paths connecting the rich Irish folk tradition and the New York contemporary music scene. From haunting sean-nós songs to raucous folk explosions, they make music that is both ancient and utterly new: respecting traditions whilst bringing an unconventional energy into the mix.
  • The Gathering

    Various Artists

    Released 10 March 1997

    The Gathering documents a homecoming of the Irish diaspora made in triumph and strength. Recorded live in Cork at Éigse na Laoi 1995, it features traditional musicians from Donegal and Shetland, the United States, Cape Breton Island and England.

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