Wednesday, November 14, 2018

YouTube playlists

Hello, people! While we wait on the album, I've made two YouTube playlists: one of my 2011 album Small Fish, and one of all instrumentals. There are no ads on either of them.

Tuesday, October 30, 2018

Recording Finished

I've finished all the recording for the new album. Whew! Many thanks to Jeremy at Empty Sea Studios for his keen ear and supportive attitude. The raw recordings sound good! Now it's mostly waiting on my part, while the studio edits, mixes, and masters. I'm still hoping for a December release. I'll keep you all posted.

Tracks:
  • Mountain Field   (by Peter Sutherland)
  • Sheebeg Sheemore   (by Turlough O'Carolan)
  • Katy Cruel   (traditional American)
  • Leaboy's Lassie   (traditional Scottish)
  • Arthur McBride   (an instrumental version, traditional Irish)
  • Bridget O'Malley   (traditional Irish)
  • Carrickfergus   (an instrumental version, traditional Irish)
  • The Twa Corbies   (traditional Scottish)
  • Grace Nugent   (by Turlough O'Carolan)
  • Land o' the Leal   (by Carolina Nairne)
  • Bridget Cruise, third air   (by Turlough O'Carolan)
  • To My Old Brown Earth   (by Pete Seeger)

I've got crummy demos of all of these at my YouTube channel, if you'd like a preview.

Monday, August 6, 2018

Finished! and some news!

Happy summer! I have finally FINALLY finished typing in all the lyrics to the songs I've recorded, just in time to start work on my new album, due out in December 2018. I've been posting demos of the songs to my YouTube channel; you can subscribe there to be notified of new demos, and also to get the announcement when the album is ready.