Celtic Music From Around The World
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These songs are presented alphabetically, by country. There is no way to download them digitally, as most are copyrighted and appear here for your enjoyment by the good graces of the artists. Look these artists up online if you'd like to hear more of their work or purchase their CDs/songs, where available.
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Our first selection is truly a World effort (see story under New Stuff! tab. The balance of selections are posted alphabetically by country. Hope you enjoy all this wonderful talent from around the Celtic World.
THE WORLD -
Legendary Rock and Celtic performers from around the world permeated the line up for the album ECALIBUR IV, with contributions from:
Michael Sadler (Saga)
Jesse Sibenberg & John Helliwell (Supertramp)
Martin Barre (Jethro Tull)
Moya Brennan (Clannad)
Roberto Tiranti (Labyrinth)
Bernie Shaw (Uriah Heep)
Sonja Kristina (Curved Air)
John Kelly (The Kelly Family)
Maite Itoiz (Elfhental)
Here is - "You Are The Sunshine."
SEM (Sandra Elizabeth Mae)
Below are some song files and some video links of music from Austria's great Celtic singer/songwriter SEM. Her albums are available on iTunes and Amazon.
We are very please to add this tune by the Canadian Celtic group, the Mudmen. Their bio is a mile long and very impressive. The February 2013 issue of Celtic Guide featured an interview with this powerhouse band. Try not tapping your feet to this one!
The Sky Family
New as of April 29, 2016, this sound clip is from a family band out of Canada, which is to be featured in our June 2016 issue of Celtic Guide.
Ouberet is a Celtic band from France. Below are a few songs from their latest CD. They'll be interviewed in our October 2016 issue. They also have some videos online to watch.
Helena Byrne joins us with one of her many Irish tunes from the past. Helena is also an avid storyteller. See her own story in the April 2016 issue of Celtic Guide. The following song is called "Rose of Allendale." Enjoy!
Byrne and Kelly
Two great singers from Celtic Thunder who have struck out on their own for awhile.
New from Poland is a great band with a Celtic, Scandinavian and Eastern European folk style mixed with a New World sound for some exciting music.
Another great international group that has provided Celtic-Rock oriented music for our site is the 52 year old band, Phoenix. We featured them in a story in 2014 and now we have several examples of their songs for you to enjoy.