Posts Tagged ‘Irish’


This is a short video talking about the kidnapping of an Irish Villiage by Algerian Pirates. They never went home to Ireland

Originally posted 2013-01-27 23:29:29.

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This is a clever repackaging of some of the better recordings in Shanachie’s back catalog. Immigration is probably one of the overriding themes of Irish music, particularly for Irish in America. This album takes a look from both sides, with songs about coming to and being in America balanced by songs of longing by those who stayed behind. You can’t complain about a collection that includes Boys of the Lough, Karan Casey, De Dannan, Dolores Keane, Planxty, and Kathy Ryan, and… More >>

Thousands Are Sailing: Irish Songs Of Immigration

Originally posted 2011-03-30 05:37:38.


Irish history with Pat Flannery. This was filmed 9/1/08. Pat goes over how early Irish law and shaped the Irish relationship of land and people though the centuries.

Originally posted 2011-02-22 23:31:32.

Any information or help would be appreciated. I’ve been wanting to get a kilt and if I’m going to get one then I’m going to get the right one. Also, my curiosity and Irish pride is just making me wonder about the origins of my family.

Originally posted 2012-12-12 05:00:03.


Irish history with Pat Flannery. This was filmed 9/1/08. Pat goes over how early Irish law and shaped the Irish relationship of land and people though the centuries.

Originally posted 2011-02-15 11:29:10.

I want to learn Irish Gaelic. I’ll be using the internet, and I’m not buying anything or taking classes. About how long should it take me to become mildly fluent?

Originally posted 2010-11-17 06:26:58.

Originally posted 2010-08-05 13:38:32.


Inroads Ireland tour designer Phil Ryan recounts Irish folk tales he learned while growing up in Ireland. Here’s a quick tale of the “Selkie”, an Irish fairy…

Originally posted 2013-05-22 04:48:10.


Waynesboro, VA on March 15, 2008. Students taught by Emily Oleson.

Originally posted 2011-12-22 11:38:58.

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The Everything® Irish History & Heritage Book takes you back to the old country and the distinctive personalities, places, and events that have made this country unique. From its breathtaking scenery and architecture to its celebrated saints and scholars, few places on earth match Ireland’s romantic attraction and historical fascination. The Everything® Irish History & Heritage Book walks you through Ireland’s 1,600 years of history and acquaints you with the mu… More >>

The Everything Irish History & Heritage Book

Originally posted 2011-06-24 15:30:06.

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