The new CD by the The Shandrum Céilí Band ‘The Boss Murphy Musical Legacy’ is being launched. If you want to get your hands on a copy as soon as possible, get yourself to our CD launch in Buttevant on Saturday night at 8pm!
Tonight from 9:30 to 11:00 “Radio Treasures” features at 10pm highlights of the official launch of the Shandrum Céilí Band CD in Buttevant Church. We share lots of images below (102 photographs) from the magnificent launch. Leader Alan Finn and his amazing team of superbly talented All-Ireland winning musicians totally delighted the entire capacity audience (congregation) on an evening of true magic. Tune in to our programme (especially at 10pm) on www.corkmusicstation.com (S.R.) And we continue to share almost 100 more pictures from the wonderfully prestigious and totally enjoyable musical experience in Buttevant on Sat. 6th May 2017. [read more …] “Shandrum Céilí Band CD Launch on “Radio Treasures” Tonight”
Between them they have nearly 200 years of experience in playing traditional Irish music and dozens of medals at all levels, in Fleadh, Scór, Siansa Gael Linn and others. Indeed, a little-known fact is that many of them are set dancers themselves, some even winning titles at All-Ireland level. They understand the dancers’ need for lively rhythmic music. The band has a dedicated following across the country and even the world.
The Shandrum Céilí Band were in existence from the 1950s to the 1970s and, with their blessing, the current band was established in December 2014. [read more …] “Twice All-Ireland Champions Shandrum Céilí Band CD Launch this Sat. Night in Buttevant”