Making music in the Monaghan hills
Michael Commins
With his family's legacy, it's little wonder that Damian Davis is one to watch on the country music scene, writes Michael Commins.
19 July 2023 Country Sound
Kerry country music star Eddie Lee returns with Requests
Home is where the heart is for country music star, Eddie Lee, as he looks forward to his latest album release, writes Michael Commins.
14 June 2023 Country Sound
Country Sound: celebrations in Ballina and Louise Morrissey concert dates
Ballina is celebrating a tricentenary and to celebrate, there is a week of country music and set dancing coming up.
Country Sound: Jack Keogh is keeping it country in the Garden of Ireland
Michael Commins has a round up of all that is happening in the world of country music.
3 May 2023 Country Sound
Country Sound: Gavin Gribben, Down man on the up
Michael Commins returns with news of a World War One musical drama debuting in Kilkenny and we hear from Gavin Gribben.
22 March 2023 Country Sound
Country Sound: the sound of music around the country
Time to keep it country with Michael Commins, who has a roundup of news from around the provinces.
22 February 2023 Country Sound
Ross all set for big launch night in his beloved Laois
The country music family will gather together to give Ross the best debut launch possible and in the west, a beloved gathering is only just around the corner.
28 December 2022 Country Sound
The farmer’s son from Dublin to the Fields of Athenry
Paddy Reilly grew up working on farms in and around Dublin and his music career shot to fame with the song, The Fields of Athenry, writes Michael Commins.
2 November 2022 Country Sound
Limerick set for Aisling's country concert
Glór Tíre winner for 2022, Tipperary’s Aisling Rafferty, will play a special acoustic country music concert in University Concert Hall, Limerick.
21 September 2022 Living Life
Country Sound: brought together by music
Michael Commins has all the latest news from the world of country music, from new albums to up coming shows and more
24 August 2022 Country Sound
TR Dallas is back on the road again
With the arts and entertainment sector back in full swing, TR Dallas speaks to Michael Commins about getting back on the road.
11 May 2022 Living Life
Country Sound: country love songs reign supreme
In celebration of St Valentine’s Day, Michael Commins takes a look at some of country music’s most romantic lyrics of all time.
9 February 2022 Country Sound