Matt Cranitch: ‘In this trend towards globalisation of cultures, we need to look inwards as well, and look to the primary sources in terms of both the Sliabh Luachra repertoire and the style of playing’

It’s not so much a geographical location as a state of mind. That’s how writer Con Houlihan described Sliabh Luachra, a maelstrom of traditional mu(...)

Jerry Henchy, former chief executive  of Dairygold, pictured arriving at the Four Courts today.  Photograph: Collins Courts

The employment of former Dairygold chief executive Jerry Henchy was wrongfully terminated for “spurious” reasons unrelated to how he did his job after(...)