Press and Comments:

(Most of the older comments are extracts from newspapers, while some of the more recent are from a variety of online
media sources)

'One Night Stands. You know I think all I can say is... wow. Samara moe (22/6/2017)(N1M)

'Loved, Loved, Loved this man and his songs, it was wonderful to meet you Gar Mac Leman, I hope you can play for us
again...' –
Alex Davies (27/10/2016)

‘Loved the old footage, wonderful honest song from the heart. Listened to it in the car as the sun rose on our way to the
markets. Thank you…’ –
Orange Moon Organic Farm (20/3/2016)

‘Awesome!’ – Christine Higginson (20/3/2016)

‘Great song and very nicely performed. I liked the gig and busking footage too.’ – Rob Kalka (19/3/2016)

‘O M G Gar you took me back home what a Beautiful song.’ – Patricia Cork (18/3/2016)

‘Absolutely beautiful Gar, I'm transported to another dimension. Great song, brilliant images, happy memories, well done.
More please.’ –
Dan Holland (17/3/2016)


'Tonight almost a moon after a blurry night in Clonakilty, I find this lovely, haunting music in my possession. "Dreamcraft"... I
detect influences... The Waterboys... Scullion... Kate Bush, and the undeniable flavour of West Kerry...Ballyvourney... and so
on. Enchanted.' (
Dec. 2004)(Collette Olney)

'Dreamcraft is great for a sense of heart that rides all the way from the most humorous to the most pensive of musical moods.
If you like your folk music unexpectedly diversified yet intertwined intimately with the tradition, shuffle on over to their Web
site and order this CD.' (
May 2004)(Green man Review)

'Last night we heard Dreamcraft, a Dutch girl and an Australian man, play jigs and reels and sing sad, ancient airs; and they
were magic.' (
18/8/2003)(Damien Enright - Irish Examiner)

'I enjoyed this CD immensely. The band is aptly named for it's elaborations on the themes of fantasy and dream.' (
2002)
(
Green man review)

'Dreamcraft’s spirited music has wooed audiences during a world tour throughout Europe, Asia and Australia, including a
session for our very own Hollywood star, Russell Crowe.' (
2001)(Mt. Buller Festival Brochure)

'Dreamcraft, with some of the most original material to come out of the Irish folk scene in the last few years, continue to
amaze as they tour with their exquisite blend of poetic, self penned songs, contemporary folk songs and fiddle tunes.' (
2001)
(
Manning River Times)

'With it’s emphasis on Gar’s originals and the band’s creative and tasteful arrangements, "Echoes of Ancient Songs" is
undeniably Dreamcraft's best recording yet.” (
2000)(Dutch Music Journal)

'Dreamcraft’s pub gigs feature traditional Irish fiddle tunes, contemporary songs, as well as their own self penned material.
The discerning listener will recognize the power of Dreamcraft’s original songs' (
1999)(Medicine Music)
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