Voted Best Vocal Recording of the Year 2000 by Irish Voice (NY)
He was a gifted singer and storyteller and a consummate performer; the only solo unaccompanied singer I have ever come across who could hold riveted for hours on end any audience of any size, no matter what its age or ethnic composition...He was Ireland's supreme cultural ambassador abroad.
- Mick Moroney
If you want to hear one of the finest ever Irish traditional singers as you've never heard him before this is the one for you...the definitive Joe Heaney recording.
- The Living Tradition
This double album contains 39 songs, all previously unissued recordings, many with accompanying stories, giving us an insight into the character of this great man, and showcasing his phenomenal talents.