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Here are several ways to celebrate Celtic culture through music.

Sporting Paddy Reel Celtic Music...
Sporting your reel Celtic music on #397 of the Irish & Celtic Music Podcast. Music from ChildsPlay, Cady Finlayson, Tami Curtis, Wicked Tinkers, Tullamore, Paddy Glackin, Rambling Sailors, The Tea Merchants, Beth Patterson, Patrick O'Flaherty, Claire Roche, Redhill Rats, Skelpin, Rise, Event Horizon, An Triur

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Want Valentine's Day music?
Check out In the Name of Love #295, Celtic Love Songs & Tunes #244, and Celtic Valentine's Day #195.

Happy Valentine's Day...
My new single "When She Held Me In Her Arms" is now officially online. Please Add it to Your Spotify playlist. While you're doing that, you can hear more great Celtic music from our Top Irish & Celtic Music playlist.

I hope you have a wonderful Valentine's Day!

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NEW PODCAST: Get Hungry in Sligo...
Jody chats with award winning restaurateur Anthony Gray about County Sligo’s amazing sights, activities and food on the Ireland Family Vacations podcast. Listen!

Savannah Irish Festival This Weekend...
Tomorrow is the festival. Don't miss a great weekend of craic. Find out more about the festival here.

Magic Taste of Butterbeer, Beer, Beer
And now for something not quite completely different. Every week, I play a free video show called Coffee with The Celtfather. Last week I featured "Sci Fi Drinks". I parodied the song "Beer, Beer, Beer" with a Harry Potter twist. You can hear the entire show in this podcast episode.

I introduce a new listener comments feature. I share a tip on how you can promote your favorite band with streaming music. And I rant on impossible goals and why we need them. After the Coffee show, you can hear Celtic music from Catherine Koehler, Syncopaths, The Selkie Girls, and Kilted Kings.

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Season 3 of Irish Music Stories Overture
What’s on tap for IMS 2019? Matthew Olwell, Maeve Gilchrist, Katie McNally, Andrew Finn Magill, Guillermo del Val, Rolf Wagels, and Brian O’Donovan offer a taste of the rich stories slated for Season Three. Listen.

A Retreat to Rejuvenate Your Soul...
Ciara Cullen knew the day she went there that Clare Island was where she needed to be. So she built a life around everything she loves about the island and about what it has to offer. And now she offers that experience to all who can appreciate such a back-to-earth life. Listen to Erin's Isle.

New Celtic Music...
New Celtic CDs from Túa, Ben n Murphy, Angry McFinn & The Old Yank, Anthony Toner Music, and The Bilge Pumps. Find links here.

Hey! If you have a suggestion of a video, podcast, a festival, or something else I can share with our community, reply right now. Send me your offering to our Celts.

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Marc Gunn, The Celtfather
February 14, 2019



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