Monthly Archives: April 2013

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Long awaited Return of Singer-Songwriter Kevin O’Donnell well-worth the wait

 

There are many remarkable pieces in Deep is the Well. I’ve long been a fan of Kevin O’Donnell and that remarkable voice; it stands with the great balladeers like Foster & Allen, Tommy Makem, Rex Allen – storytellers first, whose voice is unmistakable and timeless. The photography is as vibrant and telling, the accompanying cast has four All-Ireland Champions among them, and is star studded: Jim DeWan, Finbar Furey, Larry Gray, Kathleen Keane, Bill Lanphier, Maurice Lennon, Haley O’Donnell, John Rice, John Williams, and Jessica Willis. The liner notes with lyrics bear reading, and rereading. Continue reading

Saint Malachy’s Waltz – Author’s Notes

 

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Saint Malachy’s Waltz – Chords

 

Saint Malachys Waltz Chords

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Saint Malachy’s Waltz – Lyrics

 

Saint Malachys Waltz Lyrics

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The Ballad of Jackie Ryan Fagan – Author’s Notes

 

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The Ballad of Jackie Ryan Fagan – Chords

 

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The Ballad of Jackie Ryan Fagan – Lyrics

 

Ballad of Jackie Ryan Fagan Lyrics

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