Anthologies   •   Stars and Songs of Ireland

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  • Stars and Songs of Ireland
    • 1980 - Hawk HALP 139 LP (IRL)
  • Side Two
    1. Come To The Bower — Dermot O'Brien
    2. Curragh Of Kildare — The Johnstons: from The Curragh of Kildare & Leaving London (1967)
    3. Leitrim Queen — Johnny McEvoy: from Johnny McEvoy
    4. My Lagan Love — Tommy Maken: from Love Is Lord Of All (1971)
    5. One Morning In May Emmet Spiceland : from One Morning in May & The Willow (1973)
    6. Avondale — Anne Byrne: from Anne Byrne Sings Irish (1973)
    7. Ní Fheicfear Níos Mó Thúu — Paddy Joe O'Donnell
    8. Waxies Dargle — The Dublin City Ramblers: from A Nation Once Again (1972)
    9. Rocks Of Bawn — The Broadsiders: from The Broadsiders (1970)
    10. Grá Mo Chroí — McGloughlin
    11. Enniskillen Dragoons The Ludlows: from Enniskillen Dragoons & The Foggy Dew (1967)

Sleeve Notes

This album contains a selection of well known songs & ballads from the halcyon days of Irish Folk Music. Amongst the artistes featured are such household names as the redoubtable Tommy Makem, Anne Byrne and Johnny McEvoy and two groups who well and truly left their hallmark on Irish Folksong; The Johnstons and the Emmet Spiceland. The Dublin City Ramblers who are synonymous with all things Dublin have two titles included. Dermot O'Brien and a host of other well known names are here to give you a feast of Irish Music and Song.