Altan
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1987
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Altan

Altan Biography (Wikipedia)

Altan are an Irish folk music band formed in County Donegal in 1987 by lead vocalist Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh and her husband Frankie Kennedy. The group were primarily influenced by traditional Irish language songs from Donegal and have sold over a million records.

The group were the first traditional Irish group to be signed to a major label when they signed with Virgin Records in 1994. The group has collaborated with Dolly Parton, Enya, The Chieftains, Bonnie Raitt, Alison Krauss, and many others.

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Past BBC Events

Celtic Connections 2013: Radio Scotland Sessions
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Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
2013-01-21T18:03:41
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21
Jan
2013
Celtic Connections 2013: Radio Scotland Sessions

Celtic Connections 2013: Radio Scotland Sessions

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

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