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  • Lunasa performs on Mountain Stage at the Paramount Theater in Bristol, Tenn./Va.
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    Lunasa performs on Mountain Stage at the Paramount Theater in Bristol, Tenn./Va.
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  • Lunasa performs on Mountain Stage at the Paramount Theater in Bristol, Tenn./Va.
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    Lunasa performs on Mountain Stage at the Paramount Theater in Bristol, Tenn./Va.
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  • Lunasa performs on Mountain Stage at the Paramount Theater in Bristol, Tenn./Va.
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    Lunasa performs on Mountain Stage at the Paramount Theater in Bristol, Tenn./Va.
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  • Lunasa performs on Mountain Stage at the Paramount Theater in Bristol, Tenn./Va.
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    Lunasa performs on Mountain Stage at the Paramount Theater in Bristol, Tenn./Va.
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  • Lunasa performs on Mountain Stage at the Paramount Theater in Bristol, Tenn./Va.
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    Lunasa performs on Mountain Stage at the Paramount Theater in Bristol, Tenn./Va.
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Lunasa On Mountain Stage

May 7, 2013 Mixing traditional tunes and unique compositions, Lunasa has been a big part of the Irish music world for the past 16 years. Hear four songs from the acoustic group, recorded live at the Paramount Theater in Bristol, Tenn./Va.

Lunasa makes its first appearance on Mountain Stage, recorded live at the Paramount Theater in Bristol, Tenn./Va., in partnership with the Birthplace of Country Music. Lunasa has been playing acoustic Irish music around the world for 16 years now.

Mixing traditional Irish tunes and unique compositions, Lunasa has played the White House, sold out Dublin's National Concert Hall and, in 2010, served as Natalie Merchant's backing band on her album Live Your Sleep. Lunasa recently embarked on a series of shows with the RTE Orchestra, culminating in a fine live album. Led by Kevin Crawford on flute and whistle, the band also features piper Cillian Vallely, Sean Smyth on fiddle, bassist Trevor Hutchinson and guitarist Ed Boyd.

Set List
  • "Leckan Mor"
  • "The Raven's Rock"
  • "Casa"
  • "Morning Nightcap"

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