The High Kings - Grace & Glory


The High Kings ‘Grace & Glory’, released in 2016, is the band’s sixth album. ‘Grace & Glory’ features 12 songs all performed in the inimitable High Kings style including ‘Grace’, ‘Ride On’ and a brilliant version of ‘Spancil Hill’. The album also features the song ‘Schooldays Over’ which the band performed to great acclaim on the recent RTÉ Centenary concert. In addition to this, also featured is a special version of ‘Hand Me Down My Bible’. The version on the album features a third verse, written especially for The High Kings by Phil Coulter. The song was originally written by Coulter for The Dubliners in 1970. The High Kings are Finbarr Clancy, Brian Dunphy, Martin Furey and Darren Holden and are seen by many as the true heirs of Ireland’s folk heritage.

1. Hand Me Down My Bible 2. Schooldays Over 3. Spancil Hill 4. Follow Me Up To Carlow 5. Grace 6. Kelly The Boy From Killane 7. Goodnight Irene 8. Ride On 9. The Green Fields Of France 10. Nancy Spain 11. Early Morning Rain 12. The Boys Are Back In Town