Tom Dunne's Best Irish Albums of 2016

Tom selects his favourite Irish albums of the year. What are yours?

As 2016 draws to a close, it's time to look back on the year in music. It's been a truly fantastic year on the Irish scene, and Tom Dunne has drawn up a list of his favourite Irish albums of 2016.  What do you think?  

Way off the mark? Any glaring omissions? What were your favourite Irish albums of the year?

Get in contact. Email tom@newstalk.com, or text 53106 during the show at a cost of 30c to let us know what you think.

 

Tom Dunne's Irish Albums of 2016

Villagers - Where Have You Been all my Life?

Little Green Cars - Ephemera

Bell X1 - Arms

The Frank and Walters - Songs for the Walking Wounded

The Divine Comedy - Foreverland

Malojian - This is Nowhere

All Tvvins - IIVV

Lisa Hannigan - At Swim

Cian Nugent - Night Fiction

Mick Flannery - I Own You

We Cut Corners - The Cadences of Others

Booka Brass Band - Chilled Milk

James Vincent McMorrow - We Move

Cronin - The First Kiss of Love

Cathy Davey - New Forest

Wallis Bird - Home

Exmagician - Scan the Blue

Lisa O Neill - Pothole in the Sky

Bronagh Gallagher - Gather your Greatness

The Natural History Museum - Attenborough

Bleeding Heart Pigeons - Is

August Wells - Madness is the Mercy

Christy Moore - Lily

Luka Bloom - Frugalisto

Dermot Barrett - Dawns Era’s Tides

Rusangano family - Let the Dead Bury Their Dead

The Gloaming - The Gloaming 2

 

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