When I was in Ireland over Christmas I saw a book on the Chieftans which
included a chapter on each member, including Matt Molloy. It was by Bill Meek,
traitional music correspondent of the Irish Times, but I don't know the title
or publisher. You might try Green Linnet records (1-800-468-6644) for publicity
information on Matt Molloy and Jack Coen, since they carry records of both of
I am setting up a computer archive of celtic music information here, I would
really love to hear back when the thesis is moving or finished, if your student
is agreeable I would be interested in adding it to the archive.
I'll send on any more information if I get any.