Creedon’s Atlas of Ireland to Take In Sliabh Luachra on Sunday Evening

Creedon’s Atlas of Ireland to Take In Sliabh Luachra on Sunday Evening

John Creedon has become the saviour of the meaningful, musical place-names and town-land addresses which are in grave danger of being wiped off the maps of Ireland again. You’re far more likely to be asked for your Postcode these days than for your postal address. The Postcode has its advantages, of course, in cases of…

Betty and The Mad Ones – What’s Next ?

Betty and The Mad Ones – What’s Next ?

The question was asked even as the The Galway Street Club played on. Will they do this or something like it again ? Betty and The Mad Ones provided the finest example of how a most unlikely business partnership can work together to bring a dream / idea to fruition – when the will is…

Mike Kenny Memorial Festival Planned for August

Mike Kenny Memorial Festival Planned for August

An August weekend arts festival to honour the memory of the late Mike Kenny is at the planning stage. Artist, entertainer, musician, sculptor and more, Mr. Kenny passed away in August 2011 and much too early in a life that promised so much more. He was a founder member of the Patrick O’Keeffe Traditional Music Festival.…