Celebrating Today the 27th Anniversary of 1993 Eurovision

To celebrate to the very day (15th May) the Eurovision Song Contest 1993 at Green Glens, Millstreet we share 23 images from the Pictorial Archives of Millstreet Museum which will hopefully evoke many wonderful memories of the truly historic occasion.   Thanks to Noel C. Duggan & Family, the Local Eurovision Committee and RTÉ the Eurovision Song Contest on 15th May 1993 in Millstreet was an outstanding success with Ireland’s Niamh Kavanagh winning and according the opportunity in 1994 bringing about the first performance of “Riverdance” in Dublin.   Enjoy our trip down memory lane!  Keep safe and well All.  Tap on the images to enlarge.   (S.R.)  [read more …] “Celebrating Today the 27th Anniversary of 1993 Eurovision”

World Fiddle Day 2020 in Scartaglin – Online on Sat. 16th May at 7.30pm

We thank Coordinator P.J. Teahan for alerting us to this important annual cultural event.  Below are the links to tap so as to join the online Concert on Sat.  16th May 2020 at 7.28pm. https://facebook.com/groups/283125488560326/https://worldfiddledayscartaglin.ie/?page_id=887https://youtube.com/channel/UCpY5_DDK5ZLEb5YmuH5rc2A

“Radio Treasures” This Tuesday With Eily Buckley As Special Guest

An Invitation to tune into our weekly “Radio Treasures” on Cork Music Station at 9.30 until 11pm this Tuesday (5th May 2020).   Happy Listening!  (S.R.)    The main focus tonight is a special Phone Interview with Eily Buckley where Eily chooses her five favourite songs.

Eily Buckley

Also included in this evening’s programme:

  1.  Music and Songs aplenty including new releases.
  2.  Call outs to our Loyal Listeners worldwide.
  3.  Filming “Ryan’s Daughter” 50 years ago in West Kerry!
  4.  Time to smile!
  5.  Time to reflect – Wise Quotes.
  6.  Remembering our Faithful Departed.
  7. Carriganima Book just published…We share how Irish words are so much part of our English language in this area.
  8. Musings and Chatting about the attached images (Tap on the pictures to enlarge):
    Reflecting on the beauty of nature on my Clara Road walks.

    A preview of a wonderfully happy Wedding which we shall shortly be featuring on our Millstreet website – Michael and Siobhán and Family seen at the most memorable Wedding Reception in Tralee in Dec. 2019.
    This is Mark Neville’s magnificent and hugely creative 30 Question Local Quiz. Artist Supreme Mark Neville has shared this absolutely magical Millstreet Quiz where one is asked to identify the 30 locations or people or events for which Millstreet is renowned. This is a true masterpiece…superbly creative. Enjoy! The Answers may be viewed below.

    ‘All Things Millstreet’ quiz. Here are the answers: 1. The juggling convention. 2. Clara Inn 3. Clara Mountain 4. Donal Cashman 5. Global gathering 6. Eurovision 1993 7. Tubrid well 8. The Stables Bar 9. Millstreet Celtic 10. Mark Ellis 11. Millstreet Pitch And Putt 12. Shane Browne 13. West End United 14. Los Zarcos 15. Millstreet Gaa Hall 16. Seán Radley 17. Disney on Ice 18. The Malpaso Bar. 19. The Boston Bar. 20. Kilmeedy Castle 21. Aine Collins 22. Chris Eubank v Steve Collins Fight 23. The River Finnow 24. The Bridge Bar 25. The Butter road 26. The Railway Hotel 27. The Star ballroom 28. Pearl Jam concert in the Green Glens. 29. The River Blackwater. 30. Drishane Castle. I hope that settles any disagreements. Thanks so much for the shares. We are hoping to make a second edition so keep a lookout at the Nevdesign page…..Mark Neville

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“Radio Treasures” Tonight Remembers Big Tom, Brian Dennehy & Fr. Liam

On Cork Music Station tonight  (Tuesday, 21st April 2020) from 9.30 to 11.00pm we have a very special programme including a live interview at 10pm with Mayo’s Michael Commins of Midwest Radio on the second anniversary of the late Big Tom McBride and his wife Rose.   We also recall the late Hollywood Actor supreme – Brian Dennehy and his visit to Millstreet in 1992.   We remember Fr. Liam Comer and hear an uplifting story from Geraldine Dennehy about the day Fr. Liam administered the Sacrament of Confirmation in Millstreet in 2013.   We share these images to illustrate those to whom we shall be making  reference in our programme tonight.   And of course, we shall also be having our weekly blend of music, musing and songs.  And we also hear a new song by Davy Ryan (at 9.45pm) “Our Heroes Who Set Us Free” giving such deserving praise to All Frontline Workers during COVID-19.  Most welcome All to join us for tonight’s “Radio Treasures”.  Happy listening!  (S.R.)   To contact the programme:  Email corkmusicstation @gmail.com or text 086 825 0074 .

Brian Dennehy at Millstreet Museum 1992.
Brian Dennehy with dedicated Staff Members at Millstreet Community Hospital in 1992.
Michael Commins coordinating the Galway Musical Sessions in 2019.
Michael Commins with “Kilkenny Elvis” in Galway 2019.
Fr. Liam Comer administering the Sacrament of Confirmation in 2013.
Pictured at Dublin’s Abbey Theatre in 1993 following Brian Dennehy’s superb performance in Eugene O’Neill’s “The Iceman Cometh”.
Brian Dennehy at the home of Noel C. Duggan and Family in 1992.
Meeting with Brian Dennehy at the Abbey Theatre in 1993.

 

Gena and Martina with Brian at the home of the Duggan Family in 1992.
Brian with members of the Roche Family of Coomlogane, Millstreet.

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“Where the Road Takes Me” at 7pm on C103 This Sunday

We thank Presenter John Greene for advance information on this evening’s programme – Easter Sunday, 1th April 2020.  (S.R.)

He once worked for the ESB and is a qualified electrician and draughtsman, but you won’t identify him as such.

Having spent five years studying the violin and classical music, he eventually joined, arguably, the wildest and most famous Irish band of all.

This week on ‘Where the road takes me’, John Greene speaks to John Sheahan about life prior, during and after the Dubliners.

Ronnie Drew, Luke Kelly, Barney Mckenna and Ciaran Burke have all passed on, leaving John as the only remaining original member.

Having waited until his 80th year and prompted by his family, Sheahan has just released his debut solo album – ‘Flirting Fiddles’.  It’s a collection of his own compositions, some of which were written many years ago and confined to the attic.  There’s the beautiful ‘Autumn in Paris’ and ‘Waltzing with Angels’, which he has dedicated to the memory of Sr. Eugene a nun who often played music with him. [read more …] ““Where the Road Takes Me” at 7pm on C103 This Sunday”

“Radio Treasures” on CMS this Tuesday 9:30 to 11:00 pm

Tonight on “Radio Treasures” from 9:30 to 11:00pm on Cork Music Station we feature lots of new songs and music…including Movie Themes, Songs of 1930s to mention but some.   If you wish to make contact regarding requests or comments feel very welcome to text or WhatsApp (086 825 0074) or email corkmusicstation @gmail.com.   We also chat about lots of topics illustrated below and we share interesting quotes and wise sayings.  And we repeat our interview with Liam Flynn at 10pmHappy listening!  (S.R.) [read more …] ““Radio Treasures” on CMS this Tuesday 9:30 to 11:00 pm”

What Matters

“What Matters” – I wrote this song at the start of the week on my way home to Millstreet from New York. I had to leave because of what is going on in the world at the moment. I’m lucky in a way because that decision is even harder for others who are facing and will face some very tough times. That unbelievable Irish community will get those people over there through it. As will our communities here. This song describes some tough situations but it is also written in the hope and knowledge that we’re going to come together and support each other through it. It’s an appreciation of everyone’s efforts and bravery. There is gratification growing in me right now for the small things in life and I hope this resonates with some if not many. Stay safe❤️ We can’t share a lot at the moment so it’s pretty safe to share this away mad – Darren Kiely

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Notice from McCarthys Bar Millstreet regarding Weekend Entertainment

Notice from Joanne of McCarthys Bar in Millstreet just to say due to the Covid 19 situation All Darts,/Music Entertainment etc planned for the coming Weekend are Postponed until a later date,Joanne wishes all her Customers a Safe and Happy St Paddy’s Weekend and would also like to Mention that she is Celebrating 5 years in Business in Millstreet on Tommorrow March 14th and would like to thank all her Lovely Customers for their support during the past 5 years.

 

Music at The Pub in Carriganima planned for next Sunday Evening March 15 has now been Cancelled

FOLLOWING THE ANNOUNCEMENT EARLIER TODAY REGARDING COVID 19 RESTRICTIONS AND IN THE INTEREST OF THE SAFETY OF OUR CUSTOMERS AND THE PUBLIC THE MUSIC AT THE PUB IN CARRIGANIMA PLANNED FOR NEXT SUNDAY EVENING MARCH 15TH WITH MICHELLE MURPHY HAS BEEN CANCELLED,WE WILL RE SCHEDULE THIS EVENT AT A FUTURE DATE. WE APOLOGISE FOR THIS AND THANK YOU FOR YOUR PATIENCE AND SUPPORT.

The Saint Patricks Day Parade due to take place in Carriganima on Sunday next March 15th has now been cancelled due to the Coronavirus situation in the Country at the Moment,we apologise to Everyone who was looking forward to the Parade but we will be back with a Parade in 2021.

There is still Music to be enjoyed in the Pub on next Sunday Evening March 15th between 8pm and 10pm with the fabulous and upcoming Country and Western Star Michelle Murphy who is back in Carriganima by popular demand following her recent appearance at the Pub back in January,we look forward to seeing you all there.

Splendid Support for Website from The Pub in Carriganima

Last Saturday night (11th Jan. 2020) the wonderful singer Michelle Murphy from Wexford accompanied by the excellent music of Pat Bucke appeared at The Pub in Carriganima to a capacity audience.   Adding to the marvellous occasion there were Birthday Celebrations plus a Draw.   And, then to our very pleasant surprise Seán Murphy with his brilliant Team of Organisers presented €200.00 to the Millstreet Website in recognition of the website’s promotion of Carriganima Events.   The Team includes Jimmy Murphy, John Joe Moriarty and Bernard Crowley as well as a further number of Carriganima Supporters Bernard Crowley himself is very much part of the overall Millstreet Website Team with very comprehensive regular reports on Millstreet Vintage Club and Carriganima plus Aubane Activities.   Sincere thanks Bernard for such important features on our website.   Here we share images from that very special night at The Pub in Carriganima on 11th January.  Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.) [read more …] “Splendid Support for Website from The Pub in Carriganima”

Up and Coming Music Star Michelle Murphy appearing at The Pub in Carriganima on Tonight Sat Jan 11th

Tonight Sat Jan 11th – Making her First Appearance at The Pub in Carriganima we have all the Way from Enniscorthy the Up and Coming Music Star Michelle Murphy,a great Night assured,all very Welcome.

Monster Draw and Live Music at The Pub in Carriganima on Saturday Night Next Jan 4th.

There is a Monster Christmas Draw and Live music at the Pub in Carriganima on next Saturday Night Jan 4th,Prizes to be won on the Night include a Top Prize of 500 Euro Cash and a 250 Euro M@J Kelleher Oils Fuel Voucher plus loads of other great Prizes,a great Night Out not to be missed,Everybody Welcome.

Two Mikes Band Appearing at The Pub Carriganima on Tonight Friday Dec 27th

From all at The Pub in Carriganima we hope you have had a great Christmas so far and why not continue the Seasonal Celebrations by calling in Tonight
Friday Night Dec 27th for our Christmas Party Night with Music by The Two Mikes,a great Night assured.

Christmas Entertainment Line Up at The Pub Carriganima

The Pub Carriganima Christmas/New Year Entertainment line-up:

Saturday Night Dec 21st-Music with Peter Lane.

Sunday Dec 22nd-Santa Claus Arrives to the Pub at 3pm.

Friday Night Dec 27th Christmas Party Night-Music by The Two Mikes.

New Years Eve-Music by Danny and Noel.

Sat Night Jan 4th- Monster Christmas Draw with Music on the Night,Great Prizes to be Won.

Sat Night Jan 11th – Making her First Appearance in Carriganima all the Way from Enniscorthy we have Up and Coming Star Michelle Murphy.

From all at The Pub in Carriganima we would like to wish all our Customers and Friends a very Happy Christmas and a Prosperous New Year,we look forward to seeing you all over the Christmas Period,Enjoy the Festive Season.

 

 

Seasons Greetings from Cork Music Station Radio

Cork Music Station wish you all a very Happy Christmas and a peaceful healthy New Year. We would like to thank all our DJ’s who give their time throughout the year to bring all our listeners the best of music and entertainment. We would also like to thank the artists and promoters who send us the material during the year. Also to you all the listeners who have made our station so popular all over the globe. 

Listen online at http://www.corkmusicstation.com

Christmas Music/Entertainment Line up at McCarthys Bar Millstreet

Christmas Music/Entertainment Line up at McCarthy’s Bar Millstreet

Friday  Dec 20 : TR Dallas
Saturday  Dec 21 : Danny O’Leary
Tuesday 24 Christmas Eve : Mike Karaoke
Friday December 27 : The Rogues
Sat  January 4 : Anthony Dineen 

Joanne and Staff would like to wish all their Customers and Friends a very very Merry Christmas. 

“Radio Treasures” This Tuesday from 9:30 until 11:00pm with Pictorial Updates and Music Galore

Tonight (Tues. 10th Dec. 2019) on “Radio Treasures” and we chat about the following images including our Interview with Mayor of Cork Co., Cllr. Christopher O’Sullivan and with Aaron Fahy of Cork Co. Fire Service when we recently met at the official launch of the Trauma Bear Project in Millstreet Fire Station.  We also view some of the most creative Christmas scenes in Millstreet put in place by very talented Local People.

 

All this and much more tonight  on Cork Music Station .   Also in tonight’s “Radio Treasures” we include musings, music and songs galore.  We remember our Faithful Departed.   And we chat about such a variety of topics as illustrated above – Tap on the images to enlarge.  (S.R.) Feel most welcome to make contact by logging into our “Seán Radley” Facebook chat page or by texting 086 825 0074 or use Whatsapp using ther same mobile number.  One may also email us on millstreetmuseum @eircom.net – Happy Listening!   Click here to tune into tonight’s Show.  (S.R.) [read more …] ““Radio Treasures” This Tuesday from 9:30 until 11:00pm with Pictorial Updates and Music Galore”

Christmas Cabaret At Coolcower House

CHRISTMAS CABARET- COOLCOWER HOUSE – As there is no venue available to host the Annual Pantomime, Lee Valley Panto Group have decided to assist 4 charities this year by performing Christmas Candlelight Cabaret at Coolcower House Macroom on the 13th and 14th of December at 8pm. The charities are as follows: Marymount Hospice,  Macroom Hospital,  St Vincent DePaul and Sullane Haven .
An ideal opportunity for your Christmas party night out while supporting worthy charities. Tickets €20 available at Evelyn’s Shop, and enquires also to 0872755080 and 0872322505.

GOOD NEWS FOR CHILDREN – There will be a special Sing A Long Christmas performance for children’s chorus on Sunday 15th from 2.30 to 4pm with many surprises including a very welcome Christmas guest.

Further details below:  [read more …] “Christmas Cabaret At Coolcower House”