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Annual Irish Festive Single Round-up


Let’s face it: it takes a veritable sleigh-full of brass to release a festive single in this day and age. Thankfully, though, we’re blessed with a handful of homegrown artists that know how to do it and do it right. So, from now until Saturday, December 24, we’re going to update this very post with every single festive single of note from a small medley of inspirited Irish artists. To kick us off, we have Aghagallon’s Ciaran Lavery, Derry’s Our Krypton Son, Belfast’s Rory Nellis and Die Hexen, Kilrea’s Robyn G Shiels and Dublin’s No Monster Club.

Ciaran Lavery – Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

Our Krypton Son – The Christmas Song

Rory Nellis – Mindwinter Festival

Die Hexen – Yuki-Onna

Robyn G Shiels – Last Christmas

No Monster Club – Start The Carvery

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