Gradam Ceoil award for Brendan Mulkere

A world-class line-up of top trad talent has been announced for Gradam Ceoil TG4 2019, where Co. Clare born musician Brendan Mulkere will receive the ‘Outstanding Contribution’ award.

Bunratty singer to feature in RTÉ documentary

One of the longest-serving members of Bunratty Castle’s famous singing troupe is set to star in a major documentary series which will air Monday 21st of January on RTÉ One.

Countdown to Eclectic Shannonside Winter Music Festival

Probably the most exciting trad combination of recent times, Matt Molloy and John Carty together with Arty McGlynn and Brian McGrath are undertaking a short winter rambles tour around Ireland to coincide with the release of Matt’s latest solo CD 'Back to the Island'.

Doolin Folk Festival features on TG4 tonight

TG4 will broadcast two programmes on this year's Doolin Folk Festival where we are treated to an outstanding line-up of musicians.

President to attend funeral of Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin in...

President Michael D Higgins will attend the funeral mass of Irish composer and musician Mícheál Ó Súilleabháin who died at the age of 67.

Legendary Chris Droney for MÓRglór award

glór has confirmed that this year’s annual MÓRglór Award 2018 has been awarded to legendary concertina player, Chris Droney.

Bressie & The Blizzards for Scariff Festival

The line-up for this years Scariff Harbour Festival continues to grow with confirmation that Bressie and the Blizzards have been added to an already impressive programme of events.

Fourth national concertina convention in Ennis

Consairtín 2018, the fourth national concertina convention, will take place in Ennis, Co Clare on 6, 7 and 8 April.

Over €400,000 Invested in Clare Arts

People in Clare will experience the arts in new and exciting ways in 2018, according to the Arts Council.