Posts Tagged ‘Kristin McGowan’

Forward the Music of the Gael

There’s more to piping than meets the ear. Kristin McGowan talks to Joe McGonigal, the highly sought after musician and teacher, about his upcoming plans and the influence of his grandfather on the growth of pipe bands in the United States. ℘℘℘ Once the St. Patrick’s Day parade season is over, some pipe bands takeRead more..

Music Reviews

A number of albums released this year and last have has strong thematic links to the Easter Rising.  ℘℘℘ Rising  Black Bank Folk A debut album years the making, Rising, tells the human stories of historic heroes, an idea inspired by musician John Colbert’s personal connection to the rebellion through his great uncle, Con Colbert,Read more..