Gael’s Vision 40th Anniversary Edition – New Dispatch Date

Posted by on Nov 14, 2017 in news, recordings

Gael’s Vision 40th Anniversary Edition – New Dispatch Date

At last we can announce that Gael’s Vision 4oth Anniversary Edition has finally gone into production! Vertical Learning Curve We probably should have anticipated some of the ways in which the production process would become ever more protracted. As it turned out our ambitions for the project, fuelled by the self-confidence that comes with almost total ignorance, led us into completely...

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‘Gael’s Vision 40th Anniversary Edition’ new release date and price

Posted by on Aug 4, 2017 in news

‘Gael’s Vision 40th Anniversary Edition’ new release date and price

‘Gael’s Vision 40th Anniversary Edition’, comprising studio album, full length live DVD and 16pp insert, is now due for release on 29th September. The fully re-worked and enhanced 40th anniversary Edition sees the original 1977 studio album ‘Gaodhal’s Vision’ (different spelling, same pronunciation) remixed from the original 2″ master tapes. There are...

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Godiva Festival announces Joe O’Donnell’s Shkayla for Main Stage

Posted by on May 24, 2017 in Festivals, recordings

Godiva Festival announces Joe O’Donnell’s Shkayla for Main Stage

Hot news! Godiva Festival announces Joe O’Donnell’s Shkayla for main stage! Shkayla happily confirm their invitation to play the main stage at the Godiva Festival on Sunday 9th July (1.55 – 2.20pm). Joe O’Donnell says “After years of us knocking at the Council’s door, someone has finally opened it. I’m really pleased it’s this year, because in the...

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Gaodhal’s Vision for Cork Folk Festival

Posted by on May 19, 2017 in news

Gaodhal’s Vision for Cork Folk Festival

Shkayla is going to Cork Folk Festival to perform Gaodhal’s Vision on October 1st 2017. Details are still under discussion. Joe O’Donnell is also due to appear at the Rory Gallagher Library in Cork to talk about his experience of working with Rory. Watch this space!

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Gaodhal’s Vision – closer to re-release

Posted by on Apr 28, 2017 in news

Gaodhal’s Vision – closer to re-release

In 1977 Joe O’Donnell released Gaodhal’s Vision, his first album as leader. Now it’s getting ever closer to re-release. Fusing Celtic, Rock, Indian and other influences the album describes the migration of the Milesian people from Egypt to Éire in megalithic times. It was recorded with top musicians of the day, including the late, great guitarist Rory Gallagher, with whom Joe enjoyed a...

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