Happy St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is here, and we have some goodies to help get your day started:

Riverview Studios in Waltham put together an excellent compilation of Americana artists performing Irish standards. It’s free through Bandcamp:


Here’s a trio of tracks from Belfast’s Shaky Horse aka Declan Doherty:


If you’re looking for something different, try Tricky Pixie. They label themselves as “Gypsy Celtic” for naughty punk fairies:


The Mighty Regis, a celtic punk band out of Los Angeles, has the single, “Walking Around Lucky” available. While you’re there, check out the LP, 21.


And if you can’t make it to your favorite pub tonight, well… check out 205 Maple Street’s offering:


A selection from Irish artists:

The Pogues – “Dirty Old Town”

Van Morrison – “Sweet Thing”

The Waterboys – “Whole of the Moon”

The Cranberries – “Linger”

Thin Lizzy – “Fools Gold” (Peel Session ’76)

My Bloody Valentine – “Only Shallow”

Bowlegged – “Red Light”

Enjoy the day… 


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