At the age of 90, Leo Brennan, musician, entertainer, publican and father of the world famous family that includes Enya and members of Clannad, has died this morning.
He passed away at his home in Gaoth Dobhair, Donegal, surrounded by his family including his well known daughters Enya and Moya Brennan.
On behalf of the Clannad Newsblog i send my sincere condolences for the passing of Leo and wish the Brennan family all strength in these sad days.
Update: The friday edition of the Irish Times contains a very nice article in the memory of Leo Brennan. Read about his life and how important music was for him and the careers of his children.