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The Gloaming 3, One of Best Irish Albums of the Year

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Monday July 01, 2019

From The Irish Times

What are the best Irish albums of the year (so far)?
By: TONY CLAYTON-LEA

“The modus operandi of The Gloaming’s vocalist, Iarla Ô Lionáird, is to bring the listener into ‘a more mantric and transcendent space.’ From the first track (The Weight Of Things/Méachan Rudai) he and his fellow musicians do exactly that. Referencing more than once Ô Lionáird’s superlative 2006 solo album, Invisible Fields, The Gloaming’s third album, released in February, and produced with painstaking empathy by the group’s co-founding member Thomas Bartlett) delivers an aural duvet you just want to envelope yourself with from dusk to dawn.”

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