Our weekly Tradfest podcast, presented by Kieran Hanrahan and Ruth Smith and pulses out from Temple Bar, the heart from Dublin in Ireland to the world every Monday.
This show brings you a fresh flavour of Ireland every week as we share our passion for music with you.
We focus on Trad, Folk and what we call Trad Without Frontiers as we bring you exclusive live recordings and interviews recorded at our Tradfest festival and also global gig news and new releases.
This Podcast is produced by Born Optimistic for TradFest, Ireland's largest festival of traditional, folk and world music, held annually in Dublin every January.
Ep 3 recorded at The Temple Bar, in Temple Bar Dublin featuring The Eskies; our Oliver Hughes Milkwaukee Irish Festival bursary winner Susan O'Neill; David Keenan UK tour news and another supergroup: The Tradfest Big Band made up of Stockton's Wing. The Henry Girls, Seána Davey and Stephen Doherty, Michael Howard and John Sheehan from The Dubliners! Presented by Kieran Hanrahan and Ruth Smith, live sound recordings by RTÉ and K Recording, produced by Donal Scannell from Born Optimistic for Tradfest.