Christian Bookshop

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Christian Bookshop
Studio album by Jimmy Monaghan
Released 2012 (2012)
Recorded 2012
Genre Folk
Label Owl & Hat
Producer Jimmy Monaghan

Christian Bookshop is an album by Irish musicians Jimmy Monaghan and Aisling Walsh. Released in 2012, the album received some national press[1] and radio play,[2] but did not gain widespread popularity.

Recording[edit]

Christian Bookshop was recorded in the pantry of Monaghan's home in Belmullet Co Mayo,[3] and features Monaghan on acoustic guitar and vocals, Aisling Walsh on vocals and percussion, with contributions from Evelyn Walsh on clarinet, Eleta Van Schalkwyk on violin and Trista Monaghan on tin whistle. [4]

Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Hot Press 3/5 stars[1]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Singin' Freebird"
  2. "The Past Tense"
  3. "Waste My Time (Thinking Of You)"
  4. "Waste My Time (Bluebirds)"
  5. "Stay Clean"
  6. "Folk Singer"
  7. "Penitentiary"
  8. "Mirror In The Lake"
  9. "Sleeping In Bars"
  10. "A Million Stars (These Kids)"

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Colm O Hare. "Christian Bookshop | Music Review | Album". Hot Press. Retrieved 2014-03-15. 
  2. ^ Jim Carroll (2012-10-03). "The Far Side – playlist for October 2 | On The Record". Irishtimes.com. Retrieved 2014-03-15. 
  3. ^ "Album Review". Goldenplec.com. Retrieved 2015-02-27. 
  4. ^ Andrews, Kernan (2012-09-13). "Christian Bookshop debut album". Advertiser.ie. Retrieved 2014-05-04. 

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