“Colcannon’s brand of Celtic style music is packed with subtle touches and fluid interplay.”
…a happy balance of rollicking good-time tunes and addictive Gaelic melancholy. Sure, you can expect the soothing refrain of an Irish melody, but be prepared to be blasted from your reverie by original compositions from one of the best acoustic Celtic bands in the United States.
Colcannon continues its quest for Celt-world domination. Colcannon is a band that never forgets to have fun… band can also play with the precision and legato grace that characterizes the best of Irish music. All lovers of fine music can claim Colcannon as countrymen.
clean, exciting instrumentals and the rich, heartful voice of Mick Bolger… Colcannon has an amazing partnership that sounds more cohesive and finely tuned with each new offering. The mix and selection of tunes is delightful, the arrangements stunning, and the performances stellar, as you would expect from Colcannon.
“It takes talent and skill to make traditional material sound like one’s own, and one’s own material sound traditional. Such is just one of the trademarks of Colcannon.Lead singer Mick Bolger’s authentic vocals are at home with whatever he sings, in both Gaelic or English. The instrumentals swing back and forth between delicate and rollicking, all performed cleanly and tightly. You deserve to hear them. They deserve to be heard by you. Make it happen.”