Paul Brady (born 1947)

Irish singer and guitar player. The first album is traditional. The later ones are pop/rock singer-songwriter.

(Paul Brady has also recorded with The Johnstons, Planxty, Andy McGann and as a duo with Andy Irvine)
(Noel Hill has also recorded solo)

Original Studio Albums.

Welcome Here Kind Stranger 1978MulliganLun 024
[Reissued] Green Linnet RecordsSIF 3015
[Reissued] 2010Pee Bee 
Hard Station (Vinyl)1981 WarnerK58312 
[Reissue] (CD)1999 RykodiscRCD 10482
[Reissue]2001 CompassCOM 4307
True For You 1983  
Full Moon1984  
Back To The Centre1986  
Primitive Dance 1987  
Trick or Treat1991  
Songs and Crazy Dreams1992  
Spirits Colliding1995 CompassCREC 4308 
Nobody Knows1999  
Oh What A World2000  

Live Albums.

The Liberty Tapes (recorded 1978) (*) 2001PBMCPBMC001

(* More or less the same as "Welcome Here Kind Stranger")

Collaboration - Paul Brady, Andy Irvine, Matt Molloy.

The Gathering1994 Greenhays 

Collaboration - Paul Brady, Sinead O'Connor, Kate Bush, Christy Moore, Davy Spillane et al.

Common Ground - Celtic Voice 1996EMI PremierPRMTVCD 1 

Anthology - Ralph McTell, Martin Simpson, June Tabor, Paul Brady et al.

Rubber Folk2006 Gott Disks 

Anthology - Michael McGoldrick, Sinead O'Connor, Karine Polwart, Crooked Still, Maura O'Connell, Paul Brady, Heidi Talbot et al

Title.yearLabel Number
Wells for Zoe - Water for Life 2009 Compass 4493

Session recordings.

Performer. Title year.
Tanita Tikaram Ancient Heart1988
AltanBlue Idol 2002
The ChieftainsThe Long Black Veil1995

DVDs/ Videos - Nanci Griffith, Paul Brady and Richard Thompson.

Mountain Stage: An evening With Nanci Griffith, Paul Brady and Richard Thompson2006 ?

Best albums(*).

Spirits Colliding1995
Hard Station 1981

(*) Only the pop albums.

Album tracks.

Welcome Here Kind Stranger Running time ??. Recorded 1978. Released 1978. Paul Brady (vocals, guitar), Noel Hill (concertina)



1. Don't Call AgainTrad
2. I am a Youth that's inclined to rambleTrad
3. Jackson and JaneTrad
4. The Lakes of PontchartrainTrad
5. The CreelTrad
6. Out the door and over the wall Paul Brady
7. Young Edmund in the lowlands lowTrad
8. The Boy on the hilltop/Johnny goin' to CeilidhTrad
9. Paddy's Green Shamrock ShoreTrad

Last updated on 07/12/2010