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Thursday, March 17, 2011

The High Kings Bring Irish Folk To New Generations

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Named the best folk group at the Irish Music Awards for three years in a row, the High Kings have taken up the mantle from groups like the Clancy Brothers and the Wolf Tones and are introducing new renditions of traditional Irish folk songs to new generations.

The group is touring the U.S. in support of the American release of its CD “Memory Lane,” we speak with band member Brian Dunphy.


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