I just wanted to pass along an article from UltimateClassicRock.com listing the greatest rock songs about the Emerald Isle. Do you realize how many great songs mention Ireland in the lyrics?
I have to admit, several of these songs about Ireland were new to me. Check out the link below and let me know what you think.
Celtic folk singers have been chronicling the Emerald Isle’s history and traditions for centuries, so the Top 10 Rock Songs about Ireland can only cover so much ground. Still, classic rockers have sung about everything from the land’s natural beauty and wonderful cities to Irish folk heroes and the struggles for a united Ireland. – Bryan Wawzenek
If you have an interest in ancient history (especially the history of Ireland) I think you’ll like the video below. The hour-long documentary was made in 1999 and features commentary by scholars and experts on the Celts and their influence on Europe and Ireland.