The O'Halloran Brothers - The Men Of The Island download album
- Performer: The O'Halloran Brothers
- Title: The Men Of The Island
- Genre: Country - World
- Formats: MP1 MP3 VQF MPC ADX AA VOX
- Released: 1976
- Style: Folk
- MP3 album: 1495 mb
- FLAC album: 1393 mb
- Rating: 4.7/5
- Votes: 784
Dessie O'Halloran (born Desmond O'Halloran; 29 August 1940) is an Irish singer and musician. A native of Inishbofin, O'Halloran emigrated to the United Kingdom in the 1950s, where he enjoyed regular success as a singer at the All-Britain championships. The song was taken from the Sharon Shannon album, The Diamond Mountain Sessions. His 70th birthday party, held in Fagan's Bar, Hotel Meyrick, Eyre Square, Galway, on 29 August 2010, was attended by musicians such as Sharon Shannon, Joe Burke, Anne Conroy Burke, Frankie Gavin, Matt Keane, Mary Staunton, Tommy McCarthy, Mick Crehan, Gerry Hanley, Rosie Stewart and Dick Hogan. The Men of the Island, Topic 12TS 305, 1975. The Diamond Mountain Sessions, with Sharon Shannon, 2000. The Pound Road, Daisy, 2001.
Real Name: Dustin J. O'Halloran. Profile: American pianist and composer, born 8 September 1971.
A self-taught pianist from the age of 7, Dustin O’Halloran’s personal histories give us some clue to the thickly-woven tapestries of his music: he has lived in LA (where he studied art at Santa Monica. Stream Tracks and Playlists from Dustinohalloran on your desktop or mobile device. Dustin has quickly become one of the most recogniseable names in the broad-reaching post-classical field, a definition of the genre rather than vice-versa. Now sitting alongside peers and friends Max Richter, Hauschka and Johann Johannsson (who, incidentally, aided Dustin in mixing his newest album) on FatCat’s dedicated orchestral imprint 130701, new album Lumiere is a glowing addition to O’Halloran’s musical canon, at once an amalgamation of everything that his music has been leading up to, and an unprecedented step forwards in terms of.
The sound of the piano - its pedals and hammers clearly evident on much of this - adds heft to the feeling of intimacy on this recording.
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Dustin O’Halloran and Hauschka are set to perform their Oscar-nominated score for Garth Davis’ Lion as part of Film Fest Gent. The Hate U Give’ at TIFF and OST Release. Dustin O’Halloran’s original score for the film will be released by Milan Records. The background song of the new Nike commercial featuring Colin Kaepernick is Dustin O’Halloran’s ‘We Move Lightly’, from his 2010 album Lumiere. Horizons’ Official Music Video. The music video for the song ‘Horizons’ has been released. Written by Dustin O’Halloran and Ane Brun for the film Puzzle, the official video can be seen here.
|A1||The Music In The Glen / The Green Fields Of America, Reels||2:18|
|A2||The Lark In The Morning / The Connaughtman's Rambles, Jigs||3:13|
|A3||The Lowlands Of Holland||4:08|
|A4||Stack Of Barley / Johnny, Will You Marry Me? Barn Dances||2:21|
|A5||Pat Burke's / Fraher's, Jiggs||2:09|
|A7||Martin Byrne's Waltz / A Hundred Pipers / Dingle Regatta, Waltz And Jigs||4:53|
|B2||The Sailor On The Rock / The Maid I Ne'er Forgot, Reels||2:24|
|B3||The Limerick Lasses, Reel||1:34|
|B4||The Lake Shore / The Exile's Return, Jigs||2:13|
|B5||The Eel In The Sink / Larry Redigan's, Reel||2:21|
|B7||The Bucks Of Oranmoore / The Wind That Shakes The Barley, Reels||2:22|
- Accordion [Button] – Vince O'Halloran
- Liner Notes – AL Lloyd*
- Piano – Reg Hall
- Recorded By, Producer, Cover – Tony Engle
- Vocals, Fiddle – Des O'Halloran
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