Monthly Archives: June 2011

Brendan Monaghan, singer and songwriter


I recently came upon an EP by Brendan Monaghan which has some lovely music on it, most of these five songs very likely being available on some of his longer releases.  I want to let you know something about these … Continue reading

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Just a note


If any of my readers wants to send me questions, or comments, about one of my blogs, you simply click on “comment” at the end of the blog.  Word Press then sends it to me for my approval (unless you … Continue reading

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questions and search terms


Answering two questions left for me over the weekend.  I do not know how much money Celtic Thunder, or its individual performers, make, and I don’t think it is any of my business.  As for Celtic Thunder staying together, I … Continue reading

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Damian


I get a lot of comments/questions in one of the search spots, but I am unable to reply to individual questions.  For everyone wanting to see photos of Damian, from his home in Derry to his feet (why?) to other … Continue reading

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The “other” Brendan Monaghan


About a year ago, I looked for Brendan Monaghan on Facebook, and found “him”.  As it turns out, it is a Brendan Monaghan other than the one who has appeared with Celtic Thunder, which did not bother me at all … Continue reading

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Furness Scotland


To the person who asked if there was a place in Scotland named Furness, not that I know about.  But since this question relates to my blog about Local Hero, in the movie, the place they call Furness is actually … Continue reading

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Orla Fallon


Orla Fallon (wiki spells it Orlagh) was, to me, THE voice of Celtic Woman.  This is not to take anything away from any of the other singers, and their voices, but Orla sings the traditional music in a very traditional … Continue reading

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