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January 2, 2013 The Irish-American supergroup performs songs from its latest project, Shamrock City.

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John Doyle performed on Mountain Stage.

March 7, 2011 Solas, John Doyle and Karan Casey bring modern-day Irish song to West Virginia's most famous stage.

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January 27, 2011 The long-running band's take on Irish-American music is both traditional and contemporary.

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November 19, 2008 The modern-day Irish traditionalists in Solas perform songs from Love and Laughter.

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April 20, 2007 The Celtic quintet combines traditional Irish music with non-traditional instruments.

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Studio Sessions

Solas performs at Folk Alley.

March 16, 2010 Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with an American band that plays Celtic folk music with some authority.

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Thistle And Shamrock

May 19, 2010 Seamus Egan and Win Horan chat about their roles in shaping Irish-America's most influential band.

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June 27, 2012 The music of Solas is always exciting perhaps because it's constantly evolving.

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October 29, 2008 Set the mood for your spookiest Halloween yet with this selection of surprisingly creepy folk songs.

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December 1, 2006 Here's a look at Folk Alley's picks for the best folk, roots, Americana and Celtic albums of 2006.

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