ANDY IRVINE is one of the most influential driving forces of the newer Irish folk scene and has made a great name for himself as a bouzouki mandolin and mandola player. He is one of the great Irish singers, his voice reflects the soul of Ireland.
Andy Irvine: Best of Irish Music
Andy Irvine is a founding member of the legendary Irish groups Sweeney's Men and PLANXTY and has clearly influenced their style. He has played with De Danann and Paul Brady, with Patrick Street, Usher's Island and Mozaik. He is regarded as an imaginative arranger who knows how to prepare traditional material in new, fresh ways and is an excellent composer with very special rhythmic skills.