Marc Gunn’s Celtic Halloween EP

Marc Gunn’s Celtic Halloween EP

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Last week, I released a brand new album called Celtic Halloween EP. What’s that you say? You missed the news? That’s probably because it was exclusively released to my Official Gunn Runners and Patrons over on Patreon. In addition to exclusive podcast, news updates, live concerts and more, you will now also get some free music […]

Celtfather: Origins of The Celtfather Name, Cornwall Daily, Pirates vs. Dragons Thanks

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Last month, I recorded an episode of the Pub Songs Podcast where I talked about the Origins of The Celtfather Name. Les Howard responded with an audio clip sharing the exact episode of the The Signal Podcast where that name was born. You can listen and hear a Firefly song in that show. Here’s some […]

Vote in Podcast Awards plus Q&A

Vote in Podcast Awards plus Q&A

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The Podcast Awards are now officially open. I’ve been podcasting since 2005. I would love to win an award. But to win, I need your help. Will you nominate the following podcasts in the appropriate categories. You only need to make your nomination once. And it must be done before April 30th! Vote here: podcastawards.com. […]

What Is Dulse? Patrick Maloney Answers in Slieve League Interview

What Is Dulse? Patrick Maloney Answers in Slieve League Interview

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In 2015, I took a small group of 8 people on a Celtic Invasion of County Donegal. One of the highlights was Slieve League. These are the highest ocean cliffs in Ireland, 3 times higher than the more famous Cliffs of Moher. The cliffs were stunning, but was just as fascinating was Patrick Maloney, a […]

Introduction to the Music of The Celtfather

Introduction to the Music of The Celtfather

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This is Marc Gunn, The Celtfather. I’m a Celtic musician and podcaster. I thought it might be nice to have an episode of the podcast that lets you know about many of the things I do online. I don’t think this will be a comprehensive list. But it should give you a great starting point […]

Laughter Is the Best Medicine, Laughter Yoga, Hypnosis in Austin

Laughter Is the Best Medicine, Laughter Yoga, Hypnosis in Austin

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James Hazelrig is not only a funny fiddler, he’s also a certified hypnotist in Austin, Texas with a lot of funny advice on laughing. I chatted with him at the Sherwood Forest Faire where I start the show with him using some of his hypnosis training and marketing prowess to promote his shows. From an […]

Ginger Ackley – Celtic Music Spotlight

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Band: Ginger Ackley Homepage: http://www.gingerackley.com Description: Ginger’s music is Celtic – with at Twist!  A Texas native happily transplanted to Ohio, Ginger has taken her life-long passion for music, combined it with a love of history and tradition, and mixed it all  into a delightful style of Celtic Folk. Performing both traditional and original songs, […]

Castle Building Dreams Come True with Sherwood Forest Faire’s George Appling

Castle Building Dreams Come True with Sherwood Forest Faire’s George Appling

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Ever since I started performing at Renaissance festivals in 1999, I’ve dreamed about starting my own faire. I think most Rennies have. How exciting that would be! George Appling, or King George as he’s known at the Sherwood Forest Faire, not only dreamed of it, he made his dream a reality. How did it happen? […]

12 Irish Songs for Kids for St. Patrick’s Day

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When my first daughter was born, I had a flood of comments from Gunn Runners asking me when I would release a kids CD. It was bound to happen. I theme most of my albums from Irish Drinking Songs for Cat Lovers to Scottish Songs of Drinking & Rebellion, Don’t Go Drinking With Hobbits to […]