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Whiskey In The Jar

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Well, St. Paddy's is soon upon us and before the scene gets too green, I thought I'd get the party started with some classic and newer Irish tunes and songs. Tomorrow, Whiskey of The Damned will be joining me in the studio with a pared down lineup and some still-incredible music. Thursday's 414 Music will also be a special Sound Travels edition, and we'll check in with Milwaukee's Myserk, to find out what the haps is with their St. Pat's festivities.

Speaking of Myserk, I had a couple of spinoffs of that group on today's ST; first, Brett Lipshutz & Randy Lee Gosa  with a tune then  with another. Randy is in Myserk while Asher Gray, flautist for Myserk, is also in the Milwaukee Irish band  in addition to his regular funk-nasty self as one half of Milwaukee's electro duo The Glamour. That covers the Mil-town connect on today's ST, stay tuned for more such connections. I already mentioned the visitors we'll have in Whiskey of The Damned and Myserk but I'll also be hooking you up with songs from Cherish The Ladies, an all female Irish -American Celtic crew and music from The Sandcarvers later in the week as well.

If you're wondering what I had for today's Sound Travels, here's the line-up...

Eileen Ivers & Immigrant Soul "Craic With Jack" Eileen Ivers & Immigrant Soul

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Brett Lipshutz & Randy Lee Gosa "Miss Galvin's / Ran's Dirty Vans" Night and Day

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"John Doherty's / Father Newman's Reel" Between Words

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Gaelic Storm "Nancy Whiskey" Special Reserve

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The High Kings "Whiskey In The Jar" Memory Lane

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