May 26th, 2020 | 1 hr 29 mins
austral, caity brennan, fiddle, lake school, woodford folk festival
On growing up with traditional Irish music, on taking ownership, on finding festivals, on 92.7 Fresh Fm, on Austral and creating a dance party, and losing yourself at Woodford Folk Festival
Episode 32: Geoff McArthur (Mandolin, Guitar, Singing) - The Blarney Pilgrims Traditional Irish Music Podcast
January 15th, 2020 | 1 hr 14 mins
ballarat, eureka stockade, geoff mcarthur, koroit, lake school, songwriting
Lunasa disturb the sleeping Geoff McArthur, Martin Hayes bewitches him, and hey presto - Geoff falls in love with Irish music. We also talk songwriting, teaching and mentoring young musicians at the Lake School of Celtic Music, Song and Dance in Koroit. And he sings a song and makes us cry. Can't ask for more than that.
January 8th, 2020 | 1 hr 7 mins
coppers and brass, handmade, jack brennan, lake school, leo rowsome, pipes, uilleann pipes
Jack Brennan talks to us about finding the pipes, The French Resistance, catching serial killers, Leo Rowsome, Coppers and Brass and loving your instrument.