Founding member of popular bands such as Sweeney’s Men and Planxty, musician Andy Irvine spoke with Miriam and played a couple of tunes.
Music Played on the Show
The Blacksmith - Andy Irvine (Live in studio)
Here's A Health To Every Miner Lad - Andy Irvine & Luke Plumb (From 'Precious Heroes' album)
Thursday 4th January
Live Music Donal Lunny and Andy Irvine
We’ve live music this Thursday afternoon from two legends of the Irish trad scene. Donal Lunny and Andy Irvine are here! They will play St Patrick’s Cathedral on Thursday 25th of January.
Remembering Woody Guthrie
Andy Irvine remembers the life and career of Woody Guthrie, one of the most significant figures in American folk music and a tireless campaigner for social justice, who died 50 years ago this year