Month: May 2012

NY Irish Dance Company

New York Irish Dance Company on ‘America’s Got Talent’

NY Irish Dance CompanyThe New York Irish Dance Company wowed “America’s Got Talent” judges on Tuesday night’s show, earning the crew a perfect three-star score.

The clip featuring the NY steppers lasted less than 30 seconds, but I’m hoping that means the dancers will be making a comeback during a later show. Perhaps this is just an introduction, and producers are making way for a more in-depth interview as the group progresses? Hey, let a girl dream.

There’s more information about the dance group, formed by the Lynn Academy in Tarrytown, NY, on

Can’t get enough? Here are some more videos from the dance company:


‘Strictly Irish Dancing’ — watch it here!

Originally released as a two-part documentary about Irish dancing, TV3’s “Strictly Irish Dancing” is available to watch in multiple segments on YouTube.  Enjoy!

TapTronic’s first ever interview on Irish Central

Photo by Brian Doherty.

Just a heads-up:

I was fortunate enough to interview Ciaran Plummer and Zach Klingenberg — yep, that guys behind TapTronic! — this evening. Read the full interview on

The guys told me it was their first official interview as TapTronic. I bet they’ll have a lot more of those in the near future. Their YouTube video is approaching 200,000 hits on YouTube in just a single week of having been live online.