Irish National Anthem Lyrics

The Soldier’s Song is the National Anthem of Ireland. It was written in 1907 by Peadar Kearney, an uncle of Brendan Behan, but was not widely known until it was sung both at the GPO during the Easter Rising of 1916 and later at various camps where republicans were interned. Soon after, it was adopted … Read more

Ireland’s Call Song Lyrics

The Lyrics and Words to Ireland’s  Call – The Irish Rugby Song Ireland’s Call is the song that is sung before every Irish international rugby match. At matches played in Ireland – both this song and the Irish National Anthem are sung. But at rugby matches played outside Ireland – Ireland’s Call is the only … Read more

Fields of Athenry Lyrics

fields of Athenry Lyrics

The Fields of Athenry is probably one of the most widely sung songs at socccer and rugby matches in Ireland , Scotland and England.The Irish soccer supporters sang it loud and clear at Euro 2012 even when they were losing 4 nil to Spain.Celtic FC fans sing it as well as Irish Rugby supporters . … Read more

Irish Traditional Music – Current Artists

Traditional Irish folk music is one of the best known and most popular exports from Ireland. Over the years , we have seen traditional music continue to thrive grow and develop and it continues today all over the world. Bands like the Chieftans helped spread the popularity of Irish traditional music in the 1970’s. The … Read more