The Gloaming ; Martin Hayes, fiddle. Iarla O’Lionaird, vocals. Caoimhin O’Raghallaigh, hardanger. Dennis Cahill, guitar. Thomas Bartlett, piano. Recorded live at The National Concert Hall on 26th Feb 2014
The music they make is ephemeral yet furious, pairing memorable, yearning melodies with a progressive style -it is a band with a sound all of its own. Sparse and beautiful. Authentic and tune-filled. And capable of raucous power. (Part 1)

Producer : Aidan Butler

RTÉ Radio 1, Sunday 2 February, 11.03pm