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MobyD's Blog – July 2008 Archive (3)

Dervish Gets a Squidoo Lens

I completed my second Squidoo lens today (Tuesday), a lens for Dervish, an Irish traditional music group. I now have a total of 34 lenses on Celtic Music covering 24 artists and groups, two radio stations and eight video showcases.



Lots of lens-building today and I'm running low on things to say, so I'll just ask that you visit my Danú and Dervish lenses, leave some… Continue

Added by MobyD on July 17, 2008 at 6:31 — No Comments

Danú Now Has a Squidoo Lens

Several days ago I added Danú to a list of Celtic music groups I wanted to do a Squidoo lens for, and this morning (which is early afternoon Irish time, btw) I set about to get it done. I had it about 75% complete when it was time to take a break and listen to and watch Louise Molony's show on LI. As she often does, she announces she'll be featuring information about an artist or group. Her choice this week: Danú!



I swear, you can't make this stuff up! As she was giving her… Continue

Added by MobyD on July 16, 2008 at 23:29 — No Comments

Learning about Newgrange

During Klara's Monday evening broadcast this week, a message from Daithi said he was testing transmissions from Newgrange. I'd heard the name, but didn't know anything about it, so I looked it up on Wikipedia. It's a restored Neolithic passage tomb that's 5,000 years old, with the passage aligned to admit the sun down a long passage into the interior on the morning of the Winter Solstice.

One of the Wikipedia links was to a video about the 2007… Continue

Added by MobyD on July 15, 2008 at 2:14 — No Comments

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