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“The 50 Best Ambient Albums of All Time”

“The 50 Best Ambient Albums of All Time.” I love meaningless lists such as this that do nothing to further the cause of humankind. Is that not the most wonderful title, a veritable one-line poem! And just as one thing … Continue reading

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Vive la différence … pas de différence!

Album: Méditerranéennes – ici ou là-bas Label: Capitol Music France Release date: March 2017

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Wexford girl wins poetry award

Sinéad O’Reilly, a first year student at Loreto Wexford, is proving herself to be something of a burgeoning literary talent having won her second award at a major poetry competition.

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Out Of Land signals another collaborative success for ACT Records

Album: Out Of Land Musicians: Parisien, Peirani, Schaerer, Wollny Year of release: 2017 Label: Act The musicians behind this interesting live album are Swiss vocalist and “mouth percussionist” Andreas Schaerer, who put the project together, German pianist Michael Wollny, and … Continue reading

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Phronesis Collaboration Leads to Big Results

Band: Phronesis with Julian Argüelles and Frankfurt Radio Big Band Album: The Behemoth Label: Edition Records Year of release: 2017

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Tetraptych’s debut: “collective improvisation” at its best

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RTE Radio broadcasts St Patrick’s Day Céilí House from Wexford

Lovers of traditional music converged on the National Opera House, Wexford on St Patrick’s Day for a live broadcast of RTE Radio 1’s Céilí House programme. The three hour show, presented by Kieran Hanrahan, featured a selection of the county’s … Continue reading

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