The Irrelevant Show

Gritty documentary traces Loreena McKennitt's rise from Manitoba harp battles to stardom

The Irrelevant Show’s hard-hitting documentary, “Loreena McKennitt: The Wind That Shakes the Barley” tells the story of Loreena’s meteoric rise in the world of Celtic music. You’ll hear her cut her teeth in the gritty harp-battles of Morden, Manitoba.
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The Irrelevant Show's hard-hitting documentary, Loreena McKennitt: The Wind That Shakes the Barley, tells the story of McKennitt's meteoric rise in the world of Celtic music. You'll hear her cut her teeth in the gritty harp-battles of Morden, Man.

Your rhymes are bacterial, mine are magisterial, I spend months thoroughly researching my material.- Loreena McKennitt

Rivalry. Drama. Singing. Loreena McKennitt: The Wind That Shakes the Barley is just like 8 Mile, but with harps.

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