Entries by Peter McGuire from 08/2011

Dublin's most vibrant scene: Americana music

| Posted 08.15.2011 | UK Entertainment

Any minute now, Dave Holden - laidback, affable, engaging - could leap from his chair and scream: "I told them all, but they laughed at me - and now look!" A few years ago, virtually nobody under the age of 40 in Ireland had any interest in bluegrass, old-time, or any other "Americana" music. Now it's one of Dublin's most vibrant and energetic scenes.