Rory McCarthy sings “Valley of Jarama” at ceremony to mark centenary of Michael O’Riordan

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IqnMPFXhKPY&t=6s Cork singer Rory McCarthy sings "Valley of Jarama", a song from honouring the International Brigades . A short ceremony was held across the road from 37, Pope's Quay, Cork where Michael O'Riordan was born was born in 1917. The young O'Riordan left from here in 1938 and travelled to Spain to fight on the … Continue reading Rory McCarthy sings “Valley of Jarama” at ceremony to mark centenary of Michael O’Riordan

Karen Underwood Sings the Blues – concert at the Maldron Hotel, Cork this Wednesday (2nd August)

Tickets are still available for the Karen Underwood concert which takes place at the Maldron Hotel this Wednesday night at the Spirit of Mother Jones Festival, starting at 9.30 pm. Karen was born in Chicago in the early 60s at a time when the Civil Rights movement was gaining momentum. Her home was full of … Continue reading Karen Underwood Sings the Blues – concert at the Maldron Hotel, Cork this Wednesday (2nd August)