The Parting Glass - 11 song CD or Download

Blackstone Cúil's second and final album is an exciting representation of the style they developed called Irish Mod - unique interpretations of traditional Irish songs, familiar contemporary, and original works.

Blackstone Cúil - Six-song CD or Download

The critically acclaimed debut album from Blackstone Cúil introducing their style of Irish Mod.

The Storm - CD / Digital Download

Eight original songs from Mike Ladd called "Beautiful and brave...", and "...quite a monumental piece of music" by critics upon its release in 1997; The Storm remains a brilliant achievement in songcraft and riveting introspection.

In Your Eyes - Blackstone Cúil (Single from The Parting Glass) - Download only

In Your Eyes - Blackstone Cúil
Written by Peter Gabriel; Arranged by Mike Ladd

Recorded at Wachusett Recording Studio, Princeton, MA
Produced by Roger Lavallee & Blackstone Cúil
Engineer - Roger Lavallee
Myra MacLeod - fiddle
John Guertin - drums, percussion
Steve Harnois - bass
Mike Ladd - guitars, vocals
Brendan Keenan - mandolin, Irish bazouki
Brooks Milgate - piano, organ
Photo by Steve Kohlstrom
Art Design by Mike Ladd

Past the Point of Rescue - Blackstone Cúil (Single from The Parting Glass) - Download Only

Past the Point of Rescue

Written by Mick Hanly; arrangement by Mike Ladd

Recorded by Blackstone Cúil at Wachusett Recording, Princeton, MA

Produced by Blackstone Cúil & Roger Lavallee

Engineer: Roger Lavallee

Fiddle: Myra MacLeod

Drums: John Guertin

Bass: Steve Harnois

Vocals & Guitars: Mike Ladd

Irish Bazouki, Mandolin: Brendan Keenan

Piano: Brooks Milgate

Photo by Steve Kohlstrom

Art design: Mike Ladd

Eight - Without A Net Musicians - Various Artist Benefit Album

Without A Net is a collaboration of musicians in Central Massachusetts whose efforts support the world class research taking place at the UMass Memorial Cancer Center of Excellence, located in Worcester, Massachusetts.

V/A - I Wanna Be A Stooges - A Tribute To Iggy Pop - Various Artist Album - Not Available

The Ladd Foundation includes their version of "I Wanna Be Your Dog" with the likes of Sex Pistols, The Damned, and Richard Hell..

The Old Vienna Tapes, Vol. 1 - Various Artists - Not Available

A live showcase of some of the best artists that performed at the famous Old Vienna Kaffeehaus, Westboro, MA in the early 1990's acoustic music scene.  Mike Ladd performs his original song "If You Fall".

Chimera - Coming Into Color - Vinyl EP - Not Available

Chimera was a high energy rock band from Worcester, MA; Coming Into Color is a 4 song Vinyl EP released in 1985.