Who made Celtic rock popular?

Who made Celtic rock popular?

Perhaps the most successful product of this scene was the band Thin Lizzy. Formed in 1969 their first two albums were recognisably influenced by traditional Irish music and their first hit single “Whisky in the Jar” in 1972, was a rock version of a traditional Irish song.

What type of music is Flogging Molly?

Alternative/IndieFlogging Molly / Genre

Where did Celtic rock come from?

Celtic music is a bright, vibrant genre with many eclectic sounds. This type of music originated from the countries of Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. The people who lived in these countries are referred to as ‘Celts,’ which is where the music developed its name.

What instruments are used in Celtic rock?

The fiddle, tin whistle and acoustic guitar are played along with electric guitar, bass guitar and drum kit.

What are Your Favorite Irish punk bands?

The Ramones – l Don’t Wanna go Down to the Basement

  • The Sex Pistols – Holidays in the Sun
  • The Clash – I’m so Bored with the USA
  • The Damned – New Rose
  • The Saints – This Perfect Day
  • X Ray Spex – The Day the World Turned Dayglo
  • The Buzzcocks – What Do I Get
  • The Adverts – Bored Teenagers
  • The Undertones – Teenage Kicks
  • Stiff Little Fingers – Alternative Ulster
  • What are the best punk bands?

    The band’s music was a calling card to all those living east whose 1980 debut “Fresh Fruit for Rotting Vegetables” is also our pick for best punk rock album of all time. The Kennedys’ biting yet intellectual commentary, wit and sarcasm

    Is U2 the best Irish band?

    U2 (one of the most famous Irish bands) As one of the most famous Irish bands to ever form, U2 are synonymous with the expressive vocals of lead singer/guitarist Bono along with “The Edge” (David Howell Evans on keyboard), Adam Clayton on bass guitar and Larry Mullen Jr. on drums.

    What are some good Irish music bands?

    DAVID HOLMES. It has been one hell of a trip.

  • JAPE. Once best known as bassist for über-respected instrumentalists The Redneck Manifesto,Richie Egan’s side project,Jape,originally began as an outlet for his own mellow acoustic meanderings.
  • BELL X1.