Bloomsday: Kelly Meg Brennan Sings Irish Ballad

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Here is a fine example of why the Irish are known as such fine singers. As part of the James Joyce Bloomsday celebration put together by Laurence Shine, Kelly Meg Brennan sings the sad 19th century tale of "The Croppy Boy", a  young Irish rebel lad betrayed, arrested and hanged on the gallows.

 

tags: bloomsday kelly meg brennan james joyce the croppy boy laurence shine
credits: Jamie Moses
posted on 06/18/2009


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