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Irish folk, trad & blues

Colin Harper

Irish folk, trad & blues

a secret history

by Colin Harper

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Published by Collins in Wilton, Cork, Ireland .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland
    • Subjects:
    • Folk-rock music -- Ireland -- History and criticism.,
    • Blues (Music) -- Ireland -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Other titlesIrish folk, trad and blues
      StatementColin Harper & Trevor Hodgett.
      ContributionsHodgett, Trevor.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3534.6.I6 H37 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 422 p. :
      Number of Pages422
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3452995M
      ISBN 101903464455
      LC Control Number2005362805
      OCLC/WorldCa56713614


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In this anthology, two critics from Belfast, Colin Harper for trad and folk and Trevor Hodgett for the blues, recount how these genres have both spawned their own Irish artists and how similar musicians from overseas (Ornette Coleman, Muddy Waters, John Fahey, and Bob Dylan the most notable) have influenced the Irish music scene/5(3).

Irish Folk, Trad & Blues: A Secret History. This fascinating history charts the struggles and triumphs of Irish folk, trad, and blues musicians before the Irish music industry, and acts like U2. Overview This fascinating history charts the struggles and triumphs of Irish folk, trad, and blues musicians before the Irish music industry, and acts like U2, existed.

Forgotten heroes and latter-day legends intertwine with honorary visitors who took a bit of Ireland with them, like Bob Dylan and Arlo :   Irish Folk, Trad & Blues: A Secret History By Colin Harper & Trevor Hodgett Some time in or I was lucky enough to spend a week at the Tyrone Guthrie Centre, an ‘artistic retreat’ in County Monaghan.

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