Jun 3, 2019
We're gonna tidy up your social media friend's list. I'll teach you a little bit about Celtic Punk. I'll leave you laughing and bawling through a mother's confession. Plus, I'll share some travel insights.
You'll also enjoy music from Marc Gunn & Jamie Haeuser, The Gatehouse Well, Tullamore, 3 Pints Gone, Amanda Palmer,...
Apr 18, 2019
Ten years ago, Sherwood Forest Faire opened their borders to allow a medieval festival to happen.
In this episode, you will learn how the festival came to be. You'll meet some of the musicians who have performed there since the beginning. You'll hear their music and some of the stories I recorded at the faire. Some are...
Mar 11, 2019
Fact. St Patrick's Day is the best holiday ever.
Fact. Everyone is Irish on St Patrick's Day.
Fact. You're gonna LOVE this week's episode of ACTUAL St Patrick’s Day facts!
Welcome to the Pub Songs Podcast, the Virtual Public House for Celtic culture through music. My name is Marc Gunn. I am a Celtic Geek musician and...
Feb 25, 2019
Inspiration is a funny friend. It finds you and guides you. It takes you to strange and wonderful places. It introduces you to heroes.
I started playing Celtic music in 1999... by accident. I had three "Celtic" songs in my song repertoire: "The Scotsman", "Irish Ballad" by Tom Lehrer, and an original Enya-esque song...
Feb 18, 2019
If it wasn't for America, the traditional music of Ireland might no longer exist. America saved Irish music. That's the premise behind my 2014 album I recorded with Jamie Haeuser, How America Saved Irish Music.
I expected more of a backlash when I released the album title that was a parody of the book How the Irish...