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Mckennitt, Loreena / Wind That Shakes The Barley, The
Album:Wind That Shakes The Barley, The Collection:World
Artist:Mckennitt, Loreena Added:02/2011
Label:Verve Music Group 

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Add Date:2011-02-13 Pull Date:2011-04-17 Charts:Reggae/World
Week Ending:10 Apr20 Mar13 Mar6 Mar

 Recent Airplay
1.Jul 06, 2014:Global Warming
The Wind That Shakes The Barley, Brian Boru's March, As I Roved Out
4.Apr 05, 2011:Bisous Bijoux
The Wind That Shakes The Barley
2.Mar 14, 2012:Everyday Commotion
As I Roved Out
5.Mar 15, 2011:At the Cafe Bohemian
As I Roved Out
3.Mar 07, 2012:Everyday Commotion
As I Roved Out
6.Mar 11, 2011:Everyday Commotion
The Star Of The County Down

Album Review
Don Farrell
Reviewed 2011-02-14 
Canadian artist Loreena McKennitt sings traditional Irish & Scottish
music sculpted by her unique sound with guitar, Uilliann pipes, strings, percussion and a hurdy gurdy. On the album she revisits the music on her 1985 debut release "Elemental".
****1: 4:59 mid tempo to faster, female vocal with Uilliann pipes (sweeter tone bagpipes), strings & percussion
2: 5:09 slower, mellow vocal
****3: 3:51 mid tempo INSTRUMENTAL a nice march
4: 5:40 slow, beautiful vocal with cello & Uilliann pipes
5: 3:34 mid to faster vocal
***6: 6:01 slow vocal with hurdy gurdy drone then cello
7: 6:04 slow vocal
**8: 4:42 slow INSTRUMENTAL haunting sound with bowed strings, pipes & whistle
**9: 5:14 drone noodling intro then slow vocal with echo effect
D  Farrell 02/2011

Track Listing
1.As I Roved Out 5.The Star Of The County Down
2.On A Bright May Morning 6.The Wind That Shakes The Barley
3.Brian Boru's March 7.The Death Of Queen Jane
4.Down By The Sally Gardens 8.The Emigration Tunes
 9.The Parting Glass