Fil Campbell's Old Songs and Memories A Nostalgic Night of Irish Songs from the 30s, 40s and 50s
Old Songs and Memories is the follow up to Songbirds in which Fil performed many of the songs from the TV show of the same name, songs that were first made popular by singers like Delia Murphy, Mary O'Hara and Bridie Gallagher and songs that were part of the soundscape of Ireland in the first half of the 20th century.
The songs from this show are included on… Continue
Added by Fil Campbell on January 30, 2010 at 22:53 —
Firstly a very happy New Year to you! I hope 2009 brings some sunshine for us folk living too far north for homo sapiens!!!!! And I hope that wherever you are in the world that you and yours have a peaceful, healthy and joyful year ahead. And… all the best wishes to Mr. Obama. We need some positive news.
Tom, Brendan and I are doing some concerts next month both here at home and in England and Scotland. Details as follows - hopefully I'll get a chance to meet up… Continue
Added by Fil Campbell on February 4, 2009 at 17:53 —
CD & DVD Review:
Fil Campbell – SONGBIRDS (CD and companion DVD) (Glenshee Records)
The Fermanagh-born singer/songwriter has changed tack for her latest project (and fourth album release), on which she looks back at the music of her childhood and pays tribute to the songs of the past and the women singers who performed them. Its genesis lies in Fil’s desire to make a CD of folk songs that she had grown up with and that had first been recorded in the 1930s by Delia Murphy, but that… Continue
Added by Fil Campbell on February 4, 2009 at 17:51 —