Irish Music

Irish Music Boxes That Play Danny Boy

We previously wrote a post about Irish Music Boxes and the ones that got the most feedback were the customized music boxes that played Danny Boy. We love that that at Music Box Attic you can get music boxes for just about any price and have Danny Boy added to them. Whether you want it […]

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Irish Music Boxes Make Great Gifts

Looking for the perfect Irish gift idea? I absolutely love these Irish music boxes from MusicBoxAttic.com. They have several different options including the one with the Celtic harp shown above. Others feature hearts and green clovers. Even more importantly, the Irish theme is carried through to the music inside the boxes. You can customize your […]

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Download Irish Songs on iTunes

St. Patrick’s Day is coming up and it is time to add some Irish songs to your iPod or mp3 player. Here are some suggestions of Irish songs that you can download from Apple iTunes: There’s a Little Bit of Irish / That’s an Irish Lullaby / That Tumble Down Shack In Athlone / My […]

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U2: No Line On The Horizon

Probably Dublin, Ireland’s claim to musical fame in the modern era, U2 released this week their newest album, “No Line On The Horizon”.   This is their 12th studio album since they formed in 1978.  Bono, Edge, Adam, and Larry were just teenagers when they came together and quickly found a sound that was more about […]

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Traditional Irish Lullaby

Originally written in 1914 by composer James Royce Shannon, this classic Irish lullaby was popularized by the great Bing Crosby in 1944 in Going My Way. You’ve heard the song before, but you may not know the lyrics. Hear the great Bing Crosby sing the chorus in the video clip below. “Too Ra Loo Ra […]

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