From: Pat [pat_at_irishmusicforever_dot_com]
Sent: 04 April 2012 09:57
Subject: Irish Music Forever Update
We’ve added lots more articles and videos over the last few weeks. Here are a few highlights.
Win the new solo album by Cathy Jordan of Dervish
Cathy Jordan has been lead singer with Dervish for than 20 years. Now she’s released her first solo album called All the Way Home. It has both new and old songs that have a particular meaning for her. Win a copy in our Cathy Jordan competition.
What were the top 10 St Patrick’s Day songs?
Our website was inundated over the St Patrick’s day period with people wanting to check lyrics, chords and backgrounds to songs. We’ve listed the 10 songs that got the most views. There are a few surprises. Top 10 St Patrick’s Day Songs
Why Do We Love Fairytale of New York?
Fairytale of New York is the most popular and most played Christmas song of the 21st century. Why do we all love it so much? Read more on Fairytale of New York
Dubliners Lifetime Achievement award - Ralph McTell tribute
The Dubliners have been honoured with a BBC Lifetime Achievement award presented after a glowing tribute from folk legend Ralph McTell. Read more on Dubliners lifetime achievement award
Sinead O’Connor speaks out about murdered teenager
Outspoken singer Sinead O’Connor has sent an open letter of support to the family of Trayvon Martin, the teenager whose killing by a security guard has caused outrage in America. Read more on Sinead O’Connor backs Trayvon Martin
Surely not! Irish men considered ugliest in the world
A dating agency says Ireland has the ugliest men in the world. Surely that can’t be right! Read more on ugly Irishmen
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