Raelach Records is an artist-run, traditional and folk record label based in county Clare, on the west coast of Ireland. The label was founded in 2011 by musician and producer Jack Talty.
Jack speaks about how the label expands beyond traditional music, the record labels and music that inspired him growing up and his role of producer.
Musicians Shane Mulchrone and Saileog Ni Cheannabháin talk about their friendship with Jack and what Raelach Records does for them and their opinions on the state of traditional music in Ireland. There is music from both artists as well as Ensemble Éiru, Cuar and Noel Hill.
Episode 4 of Independent’s Day airs at 1pm on Monday, May 13th.
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