THE CASEY SISTERS

máire Ní chathasaigh • nollaig casey • Mairéad Ní chathasaigh

QUOTES FROM REVIEWS

OF THEIR NEW ALBUM SIBLING REVELRY!

"First-class musicianship... wonderfully atmospheric" * * * * The Daily Telegraph "Elegant and beguiling" RTÉ Lyric FM

"Stunning... a superb album" The Living Tradition "Ils sont toutes trois des stars... très romantique... magnifique sonorité!" Le Canard Folk

"Intimacy and intuition are at the heart of this radiant collection... a treat" * * * * The Irish Times "Superbe" Le Peuple Breton
"Blissfully beautiful... channelling mythology, nostalgia and geography to bewitching effect in heartfelt music" * * * * Songlines
"Shows the mastery that’s given them global reputations...
High-end music-making, virtuosic yet presented (with) warmth and intimacy, rich, flowing, soulful expression... (and) sheer depth of feeling for the Irish tradition" The Herald ScotlandTheCaseySistersSiblingRevelryfrontcoverpassthrough

WELCOME TO OUR NEW WEBSITE!

forthcoming tour dates here...

 

VIDEO HERE...

máire HAS JUST BEEN AWARED FEMALE MUSICIAN OF THE YEAR IN THE
LIVE IRELAND MUSIC AWARDS 2016! DETAILS HERE...

Here you'll find biographical information about Máire, Nollaig and Mairéad, details of their new CD Sibling Revelry - released on October 19, 2015 - tour-dates, a video link and contact details. You'll also find links to Máire and Nollaig's tour-dates, press reviews, features and interviews, information about recordings and books, and video and audio clips.

The new CD is now available from major retailers in Ireland, the UK and the USA (Amazon, CD Baby, Ossian USA, Bud's Records)
- and of course from Old Bridge Music's online shop. (Old Bridge Music is our sister site.) The album is also available on iTunes. Máire and Nollaig's previous CDs and books can be ordered from the shop.

Co-produced, recorded and mixed by Chris Newman, the CD is one of The Daily Telegraph’s Albums of the Year, was "Caithreim Ciúil"s Album of the Week on BBC Radio nan Gaidheal (Scotland) and has already received some great reviews in The Irish Times * * * *, The Daily Telegraph * * * *, The Herald Scotland, Songlines * * * *, Trad Magazine * * * * (France), The Living Tradition, Le Canard Folk (Belgium), Le Peuple Breton, The Boston Irish Reporter, Folk Bulletin (Italy), The Ulster Herald, Fatea, Bright Young Folk, FolkWords, Folking.com and Blogfoolk (Italy).

You can see the full reviews here...

A radio programme about us featuring an extended interview with Ellen Cranitch was broadcast on "Grace Notes" on RTÉ Lyric FM on Thursday October 8 and is now available to listen to on the RTÉ Player - click here and.then choose "Thursday 8th October" from the list on the right-hand side of the page.

The album has been played on a number of BBC radio stations (including BBC Radio nan Gaidheal, where it was "Caithreim Ciúil"s Album of the Week from November 16 - 20, 2015), several NPR stations in the USA (including WGBH, KRVS, KUAR), on stations in Germany, France and Italy and on several Irish radio stations - RTÉ Radio 1, RTÉ Lyric FM, Raidio na Gaeltachta, Clare FM, Shannonside Radio, Midwest Radio, Tipp FM and LMFM - Máire was interviewed on LMFM about the album.


forthcoming tour dates

JULY

Sun 24 Skibbereen, Co Cork - Abbeystrewry Church (Canon Goodman Gala Concert at the Skibbereen Arts Festival)
Start time: 8pm
Ticket price: €20
Box Office: +353 87 1260327


Tue 26 Rostrevor, Co Down - St Bronaghs Social Club 5-7 Mary St Rostrevor Newry, County Down BT34 3AY (Fiddlers' Green Festival)
Start time: 8pm
Ticket price: £12.50
Box Office: +44 (0)7895 986616


Sun 31 Sligo - Hawks Well Theatre (part of Tread Softly Yeats Arts Festival)
Start time: 8pm
Ticket price: €15 / €7.50 for u18s
Box Office: 071 9161518


AUGUST

Fri 5 Allihies, Beara, Co Cork - Copper Mine Museum
Start time: 8:30pm (doors open 8:00pm)
Ticket price: €15
Box Office: 027 73218


Thu 11 Kilkenny – Cleere’s Theatre, 28 Parliament Street (part of Kilkenny Fringe Festival)
Start time: 9pm
Ticket price: €15
Info & tickets: 056 776 2573 or 057 776 3669


Fri 12 Coolderry, Co Offaly - Leap Castle
Start time: 9pm
Ticket price: €20
Info & tickets: 087 2238040
 

FOR NEW VIDEO OF THE SISTERS (JUST POSTED!) PLAYING AT THE BANDON WALLED TOWN FESTIVAL, CLICK HERE