By Scott Feemster
Christy Moore is an Irish singer, songwriter, and guitarist who is one of a handful of people who brought Irish folk music out of the backroom jam sessions in pubs and homes and out in to the mainstream, combining it with influences from rock, pop, and jazz music. He is arguably one of the architects of modern Irish folk music.
Christopher Andrew “Christy” Moore was born in Newbridge, County Kildare, Ireland, on May 7th, 1945. His father was a grocer and owned his own shop and was... Read More