Liam Clancy   •   The Wheels of Life

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  • The Wheels of Life
    • 2008 - Dolphin DOLTVCD115 CD (IRL)
  • Tracklist
    1. Follow On (Paul Brady)
    2. Talk To Me Of Mendocino (Kate McGarrigle) — w/Mary Black
    3. John Cook (Tom Rowe)
    4. Broad Majestic Shannon (Shane McGowan)
    5. Shenandoah (Trad.)
    6. Ambletown (Trad.)
    7. Phil Brown — The Painter (David Mallett)
    8. Roseville Fair (Bill Staines) — w/Gemma Hayes
    9. I Knew This Place (David Mallet)
  • Bonus Live tracks:
    1. Dónal Óg (Translation from Irish by Frank O'Connor)
    2. Last Thing On My Mind (Tom Paxton) — w/Tom Paxton
    3. Catch The Wind (Donovan Leitch) — w/Donovan

  • Musicians
    • Liam Clancy: Lead Vocals & Concertina
    • Bennie McCarthy: Accordian & Vocals
    • Bill Shanley: Guitar
    • Daire Bracken: Fiddle & Vocals
    • Dónal Clancy: Guitar & Vocals
    • Donnchadh Gough: Bodhrán
    • Donovan Leitch: Vocal & Guitar (on "Catch the Wind")
    • Gemma Hayes: Vocals (on "Roseville Fair")
    • Geraldine Dunne: Cello
    • Kevin Evans: Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin, Bass, Synth, Harmonica & Vocals
    • Martin Murray: Fiddle
    • Mary Black: Vocals (on "Talk To Me Of Mendocino")
    • Mary Rafferty: Accordion
    • Muireamn Nic Amhlaoibh: Vocals
    • Paul Grant: Guitar, Mandolin & Vocals
    • Tom Doorley: Flute & Vocals
    • Tom Paxton: Vocals & Guitar (on "Last Thing On My Mind")
    • Tommy Keane: Whistle
  • Credits
    • Produced and Mixed by Liam & Dónal Clancy, Kevin Evans & Paul Grant
    • Engineered: Liam Ciancy Studios — Kevin Evans
    • Grouse Lodge Studios — Ivan O'Shea, Dani Castelar and Owen Lewis
    • Mastered: Liam Ciancy Studios — Kevin Evans
    • Special thanks to Crossing the Line Films & David Odium


This is Liam's first full CD of all original recordings, since Wild and Wasteful Ocean with Clancy, O'Connell, and Clancy in 1998, and only his 3rd true solo album (not counting his videos) in his 52 year recording career.