Altan are one of Ireland's great traditional bands and have toured extensively for over 12 years. Dynamic fiddle driven dance music sits comfortably alongside the breathtaking vocals of Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh. The bands last album Another Sky was voted folk album of the year by The Irish Times, Hot Press and Irish Music Magazine. The Boston Globe hailed the band as ..... the most exciting act in the Celtic realm. Altan feature as special guests on Dolly Parton's most recent album Little Sparrow.