Bap Kennedy ”Reckless Heart” (At The Helm/Last Chance Records, 2016)

As “Reckless Heart” was being created, Bap Kennedy was in a losing battle with cancer, a battle that he has very recently lost. As far as a legacy goes for such a rich and varied career, a single album is never going to do it justice, but “Reckless Heart” is a masterfully crafted record, filled … Continue reading “Bap Kennedy ”Reckless Heart” (At The Helm/Last Chance Records, 2016)”

Americana Legend Bap Kennedy Dies

A couple of days late with this sorry – such sad news.  Bap played Americana One back in 2002 in Liverpool, Americana UK’s first festival, and gave a memorably awesome performance.  BBC News reports: “The well-known Belfast singer-songwriter Bap Kennedy has died. He was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer earlier this year and passed away on … Continue reading “Americana Legend Bap Kennedy Dies”