Monday, October 27, 2014

Clannad Dunfermline Concert Videos

On 25th October 2014 Clannad played at the Scotland Alhambra Theatre in Dunfermline Scotland, the last concert of the UK leg of their Nádúr tour 2014. Next stop will be Ireland. Enjoy videos of "Magical Ring" and "Robin The Hooded Man". Thanx to sheep69scot.

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Clannad Concert Videos Reading UK

Clannad performed in the Hexagon theatre in Reading UK on October 17th 2014, as part of their Nádúr Tour 2014. Thanx to David Rowan you can watch videos of "Closer To Your Heart" and "Newgrange". Have fun!

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

More Clannad Interviews And Live Music

While the Clannad "Nádúr Tour" in the UK is on the way, some more interviews and live performances are published. On 14th October Moya joined the Newstalk Breakfast show with an interview and live music.(starts 32:25) Earlier Moya visited "Celtic Heartbeat" on BBC Radio Wales.(starts around 50:00) Next to that there was a large interview in the Irish Daily Mail and also in the Sunday Independent where Moya is interviewed and plays Buachaill On Eirne with Pól and Ciaran.(includes video)

Saturday, October 04, 2014

Clannad Interviews Before UK and Ireland Tour

On October 10th Clannad starts with their UK and Ireland Nádúr tour. In the run-up to that, they're on radio and tv for interviews and performances. Such like on Marty In The Morning, (from 2:33:49) where Pól tells that the UK and Ireland tour is the end of the Nádúr world tour and they will be working on projects for 6-7 months. "Rhapsody na gCrann" and "Theme From Harry's Game" are played live. In the Today With Sean O'Rourke show on RTÉ Radio 1 you can listen to an interview and live songs (at 01:07:33 and 01:51:36). Moya was also interviewed in the "Today" show on RTÉ One TV (starts at 25:40).

Thursday, October 02, 2014

Moya Brennan Interview Irish Examiner

Moya Brennan has been interviewed by the Irish Examiner just before the start of Clannads Irish tour, the first since 1993. She talks about the start of the band, singing Irish, taking a break and getting together again recording their latest album "Nádúr". 
Clannad will be starting off their tour in Limerick (October 29), continuing the next night in Cork Opera House (October 30), then returning north to play in the Waterfront Hall Belfast (October 31), before going west to the Royal Theatre, Castlebar (November 1) and finishing at The Olympia Theatre, Dublin (November 2).

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

First Album Aisling Jarvis To Be Released

"A Handful of Bad Ideas", the debut album from 22 year-old Dublin singer/songwriter and music producer Aisling Jarvis, daughter of Clannad frontwoman Moya Brennan, is due for release on September 1st 2014 on BEO Records. On the self produced album, Aisling sings and plays guitar, bouzouki, uilleann pipes, keyboard and percussion. Musically, "A Handful of Bad Ideas" is an amalgamation of genres including pop-punk, mainstream pop, acoustic and alt-indie and many subtle Irish musical influences. The album will be available on iTunes and Amazons (co.uk and .de). For more, visit Facebook /AislingJarvisMusic or Twitter @_Aisling.

Friday, July 11, 2014

Clannad Announce Irish Autumn Tour

Clannad has just announced selected number of Irish dates. They will be playing five dates around Ireland at the end of October and November. The group will be starting off their tour in Limerick (October 29), continuing the next night in Cork Opera House (October 30), then returning north to play in the Waterfront Hall Belfast (October 31), before going west to the Royal Theatre, Castlebar (November 1) and finishing at The Olympia Theatre, Dublin (November 2). Tickets for the Irish dates will go on sale next Friday, July 18 at 9am. Tickets for The Olympia are available from €30.50 including booking fee via Ticketmaster.

Wednesday, July 09, 2014

Moya Brennan&Cormac De Barra On Festivals

Moya Brennan & Cormac De Barra will visit several festivals this summer. On 1 August the play at the Libori festival in Paderborn Germany. On 9 August you can find them at the Interceltique Festival in Lorient France. On 21 August they play at the 6th Annual Féile An Droichead in the Ulster Museum in Belfast. Finally, on 20 September, they get on stage at the Muckross Harp Trail in Killarney, Co Kerry Ireland.

Monday, July 07, 2014

More concerts UK Tour Clannad

As posted before on this blog, Clannad will do an UK tour in October 2014, starting on the 10th in Northampton.
Some more dates have been added to this tour.
Tickets are or will become available at www.ents24.com.

The new additional dates are;
- Tue 21 Oct Worthing England, Assembly Hall
- Wed 22 Oct Dorking, Dorking Halls
- Thu 23 Oct Lincoln, The Engine Shed
- Fri 24 Oct Carlisle,Sands Centre
- Sat 25 Oct Dunfermline, Scotland Alhambra Theater
- Fri 31 Oct Belfast, NI, Waterfront Hall Auditorium & Studio just added

Wednesday, July 02, 2014

Moya Brennan / Cormac De Barra Concert Belfast (Update)

Moya Brennan and Cormac De Barra will perform at the An Droichead theatre in Belfast on thursday 21 August at 8PM, as a part of the 6th Annual Féile An Droichead . Tickets for the concert are already on sale at the theatre and on the Ents 24 website.
Update: The show has been moved to the Ulster Museum Belfast.