Tagged: mulligans irish music bar

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Au revoir Amsterdam – and a few of my favourite things…

And so two years, one month and twenty-eight days after arriving to live and work in Amsterdam, tomorrow I leave. It’s not a final farewell yet, as I’ll be here on and off for the next couple of months to finish off some work commitments, but as of tomorrow I’ll be living in Geneva once again. Before the memories start...

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I’ll be around

I’m pretty pleased with this performance of I’ll Be Around. It was recorded by Charlie Silvestri at Mulligans of Amsterdam on Thursday 21 April 2011.

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New friends and more money for the apes

I really enjoyed singing in Mulligans of Amsterdam last night. It’s always a pleasure to play there anyway, but there was a nice crowd in last night thanks to Brad having set it up as a Live Music Meetup. So we got to meet new people from as far afield as Slovakia, Russia and New Zealand and I’ve been able...

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Pre-selecting songs

I sang last Thursday night in Mulligans of Amsterdam and, unusually for me, decided on a set list in advance. Since most of the groups and artists that perform there play Irish trad or folk I focused on folky songs, with an Irish connection in many cases – and all songs that I really like myself.  (The order may have...