March 2014 Malarkey-Radio with an Irish Accent Archives

He's been called "Ireland's best kept musical secret" (Irish Examiner)
Acclaimed guitarist, singer/songwriter Patsy O' Brien demonstrated his virtuosity in songwriting, singing, and finger picking. All live except the play out.

One week shy of St. Patrick's Day we had some great people in to tell us all about the many activities in the area related to the St. Patrick Day festivities. From the St. Patrick's Association - St. Paul MN: Heather O'Keeffe Schmidt (Miss Shamrock 2005) and Jeff Schmidt, President and Vice-President respectively of the Association. And from Minneapolis, Bree Barney, just elected Miss Blarney 2014 and Rory McCabe, Kilt Bhoy.

St. Patrick and St. Bridget hosted the show, subbing for the regulars, Siobhan and David, who were otherwise occupied.

What we do best… talking.

Poet Ethna McKiernan reads from her works Sky Thick with Fireflies and The One Who Swears You Can’t Start Over and talks about her connections with Ireland and the Irish language.