Altan

Altan

celtic, irish, folk, Irish Folk, world

Altan is an Irish folk and traditional music group, which formed in Gweedore, County Donegal in 1987. The popular outfit, who are led by the world-renowned fiddler and vocalist Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh, have been driven by many critically acclaimed albums and a relentless touring schedule. They emerged during the 1990s as one of Ireland’s premiere traditional musical groups and have since sold millions of records worldwide.

The Blue Idol [2002]
  • 1. Daily Growing (4:53)
  • 2. Uncle Rat (2:18)
  • 3. Roaring Water (3:16)
  • 4. The Pretty Young Girl (4:39)
  • 5. The Blue Idol (3:04)
  • 6. The Trip to Cullenstown (3:52)
  • 7. Cuach Mo Lon Dubh Buí (3:00)
  • 8. Mother's Delight (4:22)
  • 9. The Low Highland (3:40)
  • 10. The Sea-Apprentice Boy (3:51)
  • 11. Sláinte Theilinn (A Health To Teelin) (3:59)
  • 12. An cailín deas óg (4:40)
  • 13. Gweebarra Bridge (3:46)