Lúnasa With The RTÉ Concert Orchestra

Lúnasa With The RTE Concert Orchestra is a glittering collection of tunes sparked from a brilliant union of two of Ireland’s brightest musical stars – a remarkable traditional Irish music band and Ireland’s treasured national orchestra. Their first joint effort was a sold-out performance at Dublin’s National Concert Hall on June 19, 2012 that was […]

Lá Nua

Lúnasa celebrate the arrival of a new decade with Lá Nua (Irish for ‘new day’). After a 4-year hiatus from the studio, this highly-anticipated album came out of extensive rehearsal and recording on location in the beautiful Cooley mountains in the northeast of Ireland. This environment, rich in the history and culture of ancient Ireland, […]

The Story so Far….

‘The Story so Far….’ Lúnasa’s latest CD celebrating the band’s musical journey … Re-visited and re-mixed, including two new recordings of Lúnasa classics ‘Aibreann’ and ‘Morning Nightcap'(that’s Pierre and The Wedding Reel set to those in the know!). Includes tracks from all 6 Lúnasa albums. ‘The Story So Far…’ includes expansive liner notes on the […]

Album #6 – Sé (pronounced ‘shay) in Irish. Recorded at Amberville, Cullybacky in the north of Ireland and Marguerite Studios, Dublin. Produced by Trevor Hutchinson. Features guitarists Tim Edey and Paul Meehan with additional licks from Conor Brady. Pat Fitzpatrick adds keys and Karl Ronan trombone. 1. The Cullybacky Hop – 4’49” a. Mike Hobin’s […]

The Kinnitty Sessions

Recorded in December 2003 in Kinnitty Castle, Co. Offaly. This album is the true Lunasa! ‘A dazzling re-assertion of individual and collective strengths…. Lunasa at their edgy best, taking chances, igniting off each other, and enjoying the craic’ Earle Hitchner, The Irish Echo. ‘The Kinnitty Sessions’ was nominated as Best Album in the BBC Radio […]

Redwood

This was our last album for Green Linnet. Released in 2003. “Redwood” was conceived during a band break at Matt Greenhill’s ranch near Occidental, California in October 2001. We wanted to capture the live impact of Lúnasa, without losing the sonic quality that we always endeavour to achieve on our albums. We checked out a […]

Merry Sisters of Fate

Lunasa’s 2001 release on Green Linnet. In March 2002 we were awarded British/Celtic Album of the Year for “Merry Sisters of Fate”, by the Association for Independent Music in the USA. Tracklisting: 1. Aoibhneas 2. Donogh And Mike’s 3. Killarney Boys Of Pleasure 4. Merry Sisters Of Fate, The 5. Inion Ni Scannlain 6. Casu […]

Otherworld

The band’s first album on the Green Linnet label was released in 1999. It was the fastest selling record in Green Linnet’s 25-year history. Tracklisting: 1. Goodbye Miss Goodavich/Rosie’s Reel 2. The Floating Crowbar/McGlinchey’s/The Almost Reel 3. The Butlers of Glen Avenue/Sliabh Russell/Cathal McConnell’s 4. January Snows/Laura Lynn Cunningham 5. The Miller of Drohan 6. […]

Lúnasa

Lunasa’s first recording and already regarded as a classic. There are two versions – the original released on our own label and licensed to various record companies around the World; and, the version released by Compass Records based in the US. This new version is the one we sell from our site and at our […]