Album of The Week – ‘Raw’ – Jarlath Henderson 23rd Nov 2019
Jarlath Henderson Band
Born in County Tyrone Composer, Producer and multi-instrumentalist and singer Jarlath Henderson has had many collaborations with top line musicians in Scotland, Ireland and Scandinavia. Having recorded three albums – 2 with Ross Ainslie and his debut album ‘Hearts Broken, Heads Turned’ (2015 ) This his second album with his band, this time with Innes, Duncan, Hamish and Andrea. While at the same time Jarlath has a very rewarding career as a Doctor !
‘Former BBC Young Folk Award winner, uilleann piper, whistle player and singer Jarlath Henderson is back with his new album Raw, a lively mixture of original compositions and traditional favourites from both Britain and Ireland, recorded with a notable line up in an almost totally acoustic setting’.
‘Raw’ is a fresh and forefront album, deliciously balanced between groundbreaking settings and traditional repertoire, another landmark from an artist always on the cutting edge of folk music’
Celtic Connections 2020
24 Jan with Sian/Eban City Halls
25 Jan with Two Octaves- Malin Makers Music : Jarlath & Ali Hutton
25 Jan Guest on Auld Lan Syne : BBC SSO & Guests
1 Feb Jarlath Henderson with Alia – Ryan Young with Jenn Butterworth