Clannad's Evensong with Amplifiers; CAUGHT LIVE
Byline: by Danny McElhinney
Christ Church Cathedral was an apt venue for the other-worldly Clannad ***. They played there on Thursday night as part of the Temple Bar TradFest.
Moya Brennan, her brothers, Pol and Ciaran and their uncles Padraig and Noel rarely play together these days; this line-up hasn't been together since 1989. But given that it is 40 years since they first formed, and they were offered such a wonderful venue, they were tempted to play together once more.
In the grounds, a pipe band from Nova Scotia greeted the 400 souls who made their way to tightly packed crimson-cushioned chairs inside. The low-key lighting on the altar and the group's …
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Publication information: Article title: Clannad's Evensong with Amplifiers; CAUGHT LIVE. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Mail on Sunday (London, England). Publication date: January 30, 2011. Page number: 91. © 2009 Solo Syndication Limited. COPYRIGHT 2011 Gale Group.
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