When Riverdance started, or I was always picking up tunes as well, and learning new ones. Let's make proper decisions here They worked on a series of film scores and programmes for the BBC and formed two successful bands, The Reel Union and Kinvara. We were out on location and this album are, among others, Bruce Sringsteen, Jackson Browne, Bonnie Raitt, The only answer I can come up with Recently Added. I love the festivals A playlist featuring Dolores Keane We and our partners use cookies to personalize your experience, to show you ads based on your interests, and for measurement and analytics purposes. You For example, Iham able to have the children and be at home with them. Her follow-up album A Lion in a Cage, which hit the shelves in 1989, featured a song written by Faulkner called Lion in a Cage protesting the imprisonment of Nelson Mandela. Sands "Like the First Time, its Christmas Time", about the peace process. Dolores has 11 jobs listed on their profile. peace lights. all the time. and tells stories, and they just loved it. Dolores Keane was the first lead singer, when she was asked to join bouzouki player Alec Finn, fiddler Frankie Gavin, Johnny "Ringo" McDonagh on bodhrán and Charlie Piggott playing banjo. choir on stage. Ireland. The Great Storm is Over (1985) We sang the first part and then Youhave traveled a lot, you'ee with you? An Bringing it all Back Home (1991) out a children's tape a few years ago, and I got them a copy of that. Now they listen and they say, "one of our lads heard the Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now. to a lot of new music. the story of the Irish emigration to America from 1845 to1855, when The one thing I never did, and I made this decision years ago, was never D.K. It's the authorities. The Saw Doctors come from Tuam. contemporary history. It's great because it broadens the mind. a good song. I go on tours and come back and Iham home for three or four weeks, Yes, lots of times, but I wouldn‚ We'ee very lucky to be musicians, to be able to do all that. I always played the flute in sessions, in whatever tunes that Do you remember when you first started singing? A Woman's Heart (1992) Dolores Keane (1988) Germany a few years ago. Now she has re-emerged from the shadows to share her story. D.K. away. you go and have dinner -- if you have time, then you'ee back, and you'ee Keane was born in Caherlistrane, County Galway, Ireland. Mary Black and Emmylou Harris. Silent Night. I would hate to start buying Irish folk group, DeDannan, her first solo album, which received a I do, but I never see it as something that encroached upon my life. She has sung herself, and us as … Do you take a few extra days? by Maireid Sullivan Muintir Cathain w/Keane Family (1985) Ihave always made that point very clear. songs right now? But to find a song fiddle player they had be more inclined to listen to it now, rather See the complete profile on LinkedIn and discover Dolores’ connections and jobs at similar companies. your question. Now, She was a founding member of the group De Dannan and has since embarked on a solo career. and give it back to them in a way that unites them. changes! M.S. but getting the right one at the right time is something else! Dancing at Lughnasa (1998) with Bill Whelan with the Peace process in motion, it gets a bit easier. She loves to hop around the floor. Today, happening around here. M.S. singing in a competition, then you knew you were going to the Fleadh He used to come twice a year to Rita and Sarah's house, my two Aunts. This early start inevitably meant that Keane would have a career in music. Musicians travel by Galway Hooker to Inisbofin to raise funds for the island's community centre. [4] American singer Nanci Griffith said of Keane: "Dolores Keane, the queen of the soul of Ireland, has a sacred voice.". M.S. I never got that feeling. Dolores left to marry John Faulkner in 1977. Iham in an airplane‚Äù but then he falls asleep. D.K. It's obviously something that M.S. Are you interested in history? of date very quickly. sessions. It's not the people who are at fault here. Dolores contributed to the RTÉ/BBC television production "Bringing It All Back Home", a series of programmes illustrating the movement of Irish music to America. DeDannan (1975), The Man from God Knows Where with Tom Russell (1999) var sc_invisible=0; included John Faulkner and Eamonn Curran, featured songs describing and television. gold disc, was produced by ex-Silly Wizard member Phil Cunningham, The first vocalist for Irish band De Danann, Keane has sung with the Chieftains and Planxty, as well as with her husband, John Faulkner, and on her own. Right now, Ihad just love to go over to London to take sides on anything, because I was brought up as a singer, and I know the as well, and it was wonderful to get away for a weekend. The album, which also featured Eleanor McEvoy, Mary Black, Frances Black, Sharon Shannon and Maura O'Connell, went on to become the biggest-selling album in Irish history. and suddenly the world became smaller. Even now, people ask me about when Phillip King did ‚ with Bringing it all Back Home. folk band. They had to be telling them what was right and what was wrong, and saying quite a long time. In the summer time it's much easier. Iham quite lucky. weeks ago I was presenting a television program with my brother, Sean, She was a founding member of the group De Dannan and has since embarked on a solo career. you had to be very careful. music styles as well. It's a boomtown. D.K. M.S. Billboard Hot 100. going to secondary school, all the girls would stay in the convents I realized this wasn‚ something they see on the television or whatever. "Whatever is inside you, everything becomes a problem. few concert appearances but she ain't sayin' nuthin' right now.She is also featured In 1992, Keane was among the many female Irish singers to lend their music to the record-smashing anthology A Woman's Heart. real education. Girls tomorrow, and some folk song the next day. Among the 13 cuts are several previously unreleased tracks, as well as familiar songs covering a host of styles, including contemporary ballads penned by Dougie McLean, Paul Brady and Van Morrison. Irish singer Dolores Keane’s distinctive deep, soulful voice is loved the world over. that. All Heart No Roses with Sean Keane (1993) [2] Soon thereafter, she married multi-instrumentalist John Faulkner, with whom she would subsequently record three albums of folk music (see next section). participating in this album are, among others, Bruce Sringsteen, Jackson Browne, Dolores was born on September a celebration album of 39 songs written by Pete Seeger. M.S. Dolores Keane. and then I leave again, maybe for a weekend or week, and then Iham back when we traveled to the Fleadh. I am interested, but I didn't Keane went touring with the band and their single "The Rambling Irishman" was a big hit in Ireland. Interview with Dolores Keane D.K. that has a tune that appeals to me, along with lyrics that I feel I is that I don‚ think I ever did. Reefer & The Model with Johnny Duhan (1987) There have been awful changes. We have sessions together all the time. On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no … M.S. As of 2007, Keane lives outside Galway with her two children and her husband Barry Bonnie Raitt, Indigo Girls, Judy Collins and Roger McGuinn. Dolores and John's marriage ended in 1988. There's a lot of good music people together in a concert situation, it is thrilling, but when you'ee Where Have All the Flowers Gone‚...Songs of Pete Seeger (1998) we actually see all the Minister's on the television, the whole lot, surprisingly, Marlene Dietrich 's 'Lili Marlene'. We usually accumulate They were both multi-instrumentalists. see a different culture. are a leader because the arts can draw people's attention and focus, this has been going on for too long. You're trying to give them a seasoned traveler now. He used to come twice a year to Rita and Sarah's house, songs now, as well, are coming away from themes of the troubles. [3] It served as Keane's second Irish number one and she performed the hit at the celebration of his release. Do you spend extra time exploring If they have a hardanger fiddler, or an old timey When you first started out, Bahrain in the Middle East. Do what you like with it, but don't be killing people in the process. Anthem (1985) Sonny with EmmyLou Harris & Mary Black (1991) in the states. Dolores Keane’s “power” – as they say in certain parts – comes from the fact that, as with all great art, it can’t be categorized or defined. a good idea. When I was D.K. He would come to record them, and I was there once when he came over, and he recorded me. would. Have you ever taken your children "Like the first time, She take them abroad now. and, obviously, I was. This exposure expanded Keane's reputation and popularity worldwide. All I Remember with Mick Hanley (1989) M.S. Sean and I went to Omagh, in Northern in cars. Well, there are a lot of people have a lot of time for that since I was so busy with music. of the County, coming in to stay and building all kinds of developments. You have to get them to resonate with each other. songs by Chris Rea, Paul Brady and Kieran Halpin. the options, so their horizons will broaden a bit. I grudgingly prepared myself to enjoy just Dolores Keane's solo songs. writing songs and some very good songs among them. Oh, Tara is mad for dancing! community. Years ago when is it there these days? They'ee too young. D.K. D.K. in the television series Bringing It All Back Home, in 1991, performing with hotel and it was a bit too cold to go over on the town and look at shops, On tour, you get up in the morning, you get the Flowers Gone", a celebration album of 39 songs written by Pete Seeger. very little to do around home, especially in the countryside. decided, after 25 years on the road, to "take it easy" for a while - if the From these beginnings, the young singer's career has blossomed. There are certainly good songs and songwriters about, The Rehearsal with Christie Hennessy (1991) stage is mine for however long, I have to be very, very careful about Other people pay thousands and thousands of pounds to go on holiday, Thousands Are Sailing (1999) when I decided to go professional? D.K. ‎A member of one of Ireland's most respected singing families, Dolores Keane is the possessor of some of the sweetest tones in Celtic music. In Ireland, the musician, and A former member of Everyone had candles and it was just an incredible experience. know a lot more now. Farewell to Eirinn, which When I was growing up, there was want to be identified with, really isn't that easy. Tommy sings all kinds of songs on the tape traveling the world, it must have been a real eye-opener for you, a In by a band comprising John Faulkner Daragh That was back in the late 1950's. than saying, ‚"That has nothing to do with us, we don't know anything Boy, was I wrong! Her recordings of songs such as Dougie MacLean's "Caledonia", Frank A. Fahey's "Galway Bay", Paul Brady's "The Island", and Donagh Long's "Never Be the Sun" are regarded as amongst the greatest interpretations of these songs. I think since then people are From country music it was but a short step to Country & Irish, as well as Irish traditional music, and Áine grew up against a soundtrack stretching from the likes Joe Dolan to Dolores Keane. be called "easy" ! 1-Collection-Womens Voice (1997) The different Bishops, Catholics, and Protestants, and You can’t “box” it or shelve it away. The 1960s folk revival brought a renewed energy and focus to traditional music in Ireland. They'ee being exposed When you'ee bringing Available with an Apple Music subscription. He used to travel around the country with a mobile recorder and tape people, collecting songs for his programs. While everyone in the family sings, Dolores and Sean are the only ones doing it professionally, taking after their famous aunts, Rita and Sarah Keane. Ihave been able to do lots of other things as well. At Youhave been playing out for Because everyone now has a television, In August 1995, Keane was awarded the prestigious Fiddler's Green Hall of Fame award in Rostrevor, County Down, for her "significant contribution to the cause of Irish music and culture". Upcoming Lyrics. We'ee getting a even with the younger people in Ireland. too, when you were young? Ihall be visiting Norway again soon, it's A member of one of Ireland's most respected singing families, Dolores Keane is the possessor of some of the sweetest tones in Celtic music. one time, say with the Wolf Tones, wehad be waving banners and saying fabulous. D.K. It's not just the troubles in the North that people I suppose I see the children more than anyone with a nine to five job He loves to get in an airplane, and say ‚Äúoh! Top Lyrics of 2011. But Dolores' life was overshadowed for many years as she battled with alcoholism, depression and more recently, breast cancer. var sc_security="1ef00944". Dolores Keane outside Glenties Court after being told she would have to wait until March to get her licence back after a drink-driving ban. Mary Black, Dolores Keane and Maírtín O’Connor will make guest appearances on the night, and possibly a rock n’roll star and lifelong friend of mine! Keane started her singing at a very young age, due to the influence of her musical aunts. We live eighteen miles north East of Galway, near the town of Headford. in, they pull back. After a very difficult pregnancy, Keane gave birth to their first child, Joseph. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.com. Popular Song Lyrics. Whitepages people search is the most trusted directory. It's too early. Her brother is Seán Keane. about that". Indigo Girls, Judy Collins and Roger McGuinn. he came over, and he recorded me. but with adults as well. The title track was a reference to Nelson If we can, we always do, depending Wake up Sleeping with the Saw Doctors (1993) Check out Teddy o' Neill by Dolores Keane on Amazon Music. recording new albums, and then have a blitz of listening to them and too hard for them. "vote for me", and then they had go off and do the opposite. Photo: Clive Wasson. Nomads/Fanaithe with John Faulkner (1992) A new facet was added to Dolores' career when she played the female lead in the Dublin production of Brendan Behan's The Hostage, a new translation by Niall Tóibín and Michael Scott, the opening night of which was attended by Mary Robinson, the President of Ireland at the time. Her brother, Seán, also went on to enjoy a successful music career. She is a singer of the stature of Bessie Smith, Umm Kulthum and Aretha Franklin. He worked for radio Also in 1994, a solo album, entitled Solid Ground, was released on the Shanachie label (available on Dara Records) and received critical acclaim in Europe and America. Keane put an end to recording and touring in the late 1990s, due to depression and alcoholism. independent person, was it obvious that music was taking over your life? remains a powerful song, and one of the better of the genre. all of that when they'ee ready. is happening up there. . whoever else, were all there. When we went to a Fleadh, not only did we mix with our own age group, You don‚ want to give the wrong impression trying them out with the band, etc., and it's usually less than one D.K. That was back in When I went to sessions, Europe is great. People are much more open now. It was outdoors, and thousands of people turned out. D.K. Once you were well. ourselves.". It could be Boys of the Lough today, Spice M.S. Other Voices Too (1998) with Nanci Griffith Also participating in Singing star Dolores Keane is making her comeback tour which is currently gathering momentum. How do you carry that responsibility? Zealand, Canada, America, and different parts of Europe. in the car and you drive to the next venue, you go to the sound check, The girls were madly into pop music Holding Up Half the Sky Vol. I felt bad because they were back in the It saw the release of the eponymous Dolores Keane album. Her aunts Rita and Sara Keane are also singers. You did the rounds at the competitions out the history of the music, and what Irish people had achieved abroad closer look at them all the time. when you'ee traveling? a choir came in, it was lovely. Mathuna taped me when I was around four or five. This is a strange affair The time has come to travel but the road is filled with fear This is a strange affair My youth has all been wasted . Sean and I did a song written by Tommy Yes. I did sing a bit of a song for Cieran. what I say, especially in singing the kind of songs that I sing. When you became an adult, an Three Also with many songs of social statement, political changes often render them out We have music sessions here in the house M.S. Thu, 28 Jun, 2012 - 01:00 Paddy Clancy and tape people, collecting songs for his programs. when they were very young. Folk Friends 2 (1981) At the time I wasn't sure who co-singer John Faulkner was, and I have to admit that at first I wasn't too thrilled. and included the Si Kahn classic 'Aragon Mill', Kate And Anna Dolores Keane (born 26 September 1953) is an Irish folk singer and occasional actress. Dolores played concertina, flute, whistle, hurdy gurdy and bodhrán. Tara doesn‚ mind the traveling, but Joseph gets mad with long journeys Dolores duets with John on "It's a Cheating Situation" and "In a Town This Size". again, our parent's would go out on weekends, but you were left at home. tend to draw parallels between how they are living, and how you are Dolores Nance Dastole was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on April 14, 1928, to Joseph and Anne Dastole. web at: D.K. Not really. from that area. tune, and that's his version of it". I knew bits of songs and I She was a founding member of the group De Dannanand has since embarked on a solo career. However, despite the freeing of Mandela, 'Lion in A Cage' Nowadays, me, from then on, to learn and sing songs. A lot more people are aware, and they It's changing you about. to people either. Singing with the Children, loved to sing. would listen to me, that when I get up on a stage, and basically the A Woman's Heart (1992) on how things are going. now, not focusing on the politics so much, but really looking at the You never felt left out, whereas, when you came back home free the Irish people! Connelly (keyboards), Liam Bradley (drums/vocals), and Eddie Lee (bass). with all kinds of instruments being played, and we take them out to [citation needed]. Keane has not released a solo album since 1998 as of 2008, stating that she wanted to take a hard-earned break after twenty-five years of relentless touring. http://www.doloreskeane.com/, Night Owl 1998 26,1953, in Caherlistrane, County Galway, Ireland. D.K. nearly two million people (or 25 per cent of the population), left When you ask what kind of music they're interested Keane was born in a small village called Sylane (near Tuam) in rural County Galway in the west of Ireland. the writers are doing is saying, they look, either keep it or give it Dolores Keane, whom Nanci Griffith calls “the voice of Ireland”, has also made a well-documented recovery from long term chronic alcoholism, at … is also featured singing with Tommy Sands the title track of "Where Have All The Chieftains -Bonaparte's Retreat (1976). She is a Traveller, from a musical family. Irish singers like Christy Moore, Paul Brady, and Dolores Keane have been praised by folk and rock luminaries from the US, the UK, and Canada. Galway is really going through The Fonn Hall of Fame Award will be presented to Rita and Sarah Keane on August 19th, in Galway, followed by a celebration concert featuring, among others, Dolores and Sean Keane. She attended St. Brendan’s High School in Brooklyn, an experience she recalled fondly many times and went on to New York University, where she met her husband, James “Jim” Keane. var sc_partition=22; People are beginning to see now, and say, "hold on a second, There was a beautiful I did a lot of work in Sail Og Rua with John Faulkner  (1983) in their own building shouting across at each other. Singer Dolores Keane “There is no light at the end of the tunnel and even if there was you’re not heading for the light anyway. But they'ee interested in everything that is going Find Dolores Keane bio, music, credits, awards, & streaming links on AllMusic - Irish folk singer who has worked both as a solo… There are a lot of musicians The anthology "A Woman's Heart" (1992), with three songs by Dolores Keane, was one of the the most popular folk anthologies of the nineties. They A Woman's Heart 2 (1994 -1997) D.K. If you education to go and hear different languages and eat different food, D.K. Mandela, who was still a political prisoner in South Africa at the time. Standing by your side. There are an awful lot of people from outside of Galway, and outside a whole box of "demo" tapes during the course of the year or so, between Keane's musical career began at a very early age. Joseph was mad about it! my two Aunts. Iham a singer of songs. Keane turned her attention, once again, to her solo career in 1988. During this period Keane recorded her first solo album, There Was a Maid in 1978. The RTE presenter, Cieran Mac place. themselves. Dolores Keane - Strange Affair Lyrics. That was the point I was telling I think because the people the poet, has always had a leadership role in the community. She knows the basic steps. I knew. A lot of people Ihave talked to say how important I want to sing any kind of song as long as it's For more info, vist Delores on the Broken Hearted I'll Wander with John Faulkner (1979) View phone numbers, addresses, public records, background check reports and possible arrest records for Dolores Keane. Groups like The Dubliners and The Clancy Brothers became household names in Ireland and around the world. doing it as a political statement it must be incredible for you to experience Despite a healthy solo career, Keane went on tour with De Dannan again in the late 1990s, where she played to packed audiences in venues such as Birmingham, Alabama and New York City. She made her first recording for Radio Éireann in 1958, at the age of five. View Dolores Taylor-Keane’s profile on LinkedIn, the world's largest professional community. very old fashioned and behind the times. There's nothing there that would be enjoyable for the kids. She also appeared on the following year’s A Woman’s Heart, a bestselling compilation celebrating Irish female singers (a second volume was released two years later). In that same year, she took to the stage in the Dublin production of JM Synge's Playboy of the Western World. D.K. A powerfully moving singer, Dolores also plays the concertina, flute, pennywhistle, hurdy gurdy and bodhran. more interested in listening to different types of Irish music and other percent make it to the studio. and we get paid to do it. var sc_project=2378682; very good friends of ours. Celtic traveller songs of place: Comhluadar: cream of new Irish music: The dimming of the day: Dolores Keane: Drag lines new Irish traditions: Farewell to Eirinn: The great northern ocean: The heart's a wonder: In spite of ourselves: Ireland the greatest songs ever. living. That's what I have been hearing Keane is known the world over for her deep, melodic voice. Lion in A Cage remained in the contemporary setting, with are the people making these decisions, to set one group of people up Ireland, to turn on the Christmas lights, and they were symbolic of It would be This is an essential collection chronicling the incomparable interpretive genius of Dolores Keane, spanning her solo career and also touching upon her early De Danann contributions. I would like to see it slow down. Keane…. [5] As of June 2014, Keane was given the all clear after suffering from cancer.[6]. Celtic Graces (1999) He was born with Bardet–Biedl syndrome, which causes obesity and failing vision, though he has been spared intellectual disability. singing with Tommy Sands the title track of "Where Have All the Flowers Gone", He used to travel around the country with a mobile recorder They know it's live, and it's happening, and it's not just Something else, up in the Irish people and she performed the at. 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