MP3 Gypsy's Kiss - Strange News: Traditional Irish Music in California
Gypsy''s Kiss blends a rich array of musical tastes and experiences into their passionate celebration of traditional Irish songs and instrumental tunes, which feature vocals, fiddle, whistles, flute, guitar, harmonica, bass and percussion.
13 MP3 Songs
WORLD: Celtic, FOLK: Traditional Folk
Gypsy’s Kiss, a dynamic Irish band based in Orange County, Southern California, plays traditional Irish and Celtic music with contemporary flair. Gypsy''s Kiss performs unique and energetic arrangements of their favorite tunes and songs, and features an eclectic mix of vocals, fiddle, flute, whistles, guitar, bass, harmonica, bodhran, djembe, and other percussion. The music of Gypsy’s Kiss ranges from rollicking jigs, reels, and polkas to enthusiastic songs and captivating ballads.
MARCH 24, 2006 REVIEW OF "STRANGE NEWS" IN THE ORANGE COUNTY REGISTER, BY ROBERT KINSLER:
Gypsy''s Kiss'' "Strange News: Traditional Irish Music in California" truly celebrates the authentic beauty of traditional Irish music across 13 tracks.
While Orange County''s best-known Irish music-makers...have fused Irish folk with modern rock, the five members of Gypsy''s Kiss faithfully create traditional acoustic Celtic music.
"The Star of the County Down" boasts a haunting arrangement featuring Heidi Kuyper''s melancholy-filled vocals and layered work courtesy of Heidi Halbur (whistles, flute) and Krysta Townsend (fiddle). The rest of the talented lineup includes singer-guitarist Kevin Moran and bassist-vocalist Fred Salmon.