Manus and Willie Clancy having a wee chat in the rain in Milltown Malbay on 12.7.15.Thanks to Brigid Breen for the photo
Garry's studio in Co Clare in November 2014 during a break from rehearsal for the new album, The Return of Spring.Photo courtesy of Jacques Piraprez Nutan
Buttons & Bows performing at The Gathering, Killarney, 2014
Photo credit: Valerie O'Sullivan
Archive shot of Buttons and Bows (c 1993) taken by Nutan Jacques Piraprez, and used in a poster for a gig in Johnsons' Hall, Kinvara, Co Galway.
One from the archives - Buttons & Bows, taken in 1991 during the recording of their third album, "Gracenotes".
A photo I took in the recording studio in April 2015 during a break from recording the new album.
It helps to explain the title of our band!
Another pic from the archives - Buttons and Bows at the launch of Manus' solo CD, "Fiddlewings", at The Merriman Hotel, Kinvara in 2006
Garry working on the new Buttons & Bows album at his studio in The Burren, Co Clare, April 2015
Garry O'Briain's studio in Co Clare where our new album was recorded Feb-May 2015
Jackie during recording session for the new Buttons & Bows album, The Return of Spring, April 2015
Manus McGuire performing at Celtic Colours, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada
Seamus on cover of Fiddler Magazine, USA 2010
Seamus during recording of The Return of Spring album, April 2015.
The Maggini copy fiddle in this pic was previously owned by Sligo fiddler, Tom Gannon who used it in his performances with legendary fiddler Michael Coleman in New York in the 1920s.
Buttons & Bows in 1991 during recording of Gracenotes album
In the violin workshop of Neil Kristof Ertz, Edinburgh. Photo courtesy of Neil Kristof Ertz
Seamus - photo by Ciaran Neary
An 8 year-old Seamus McGuire performing at a Gael-Linn concert in Tullamore, Co Offally
Bows by Noel Burke, Jurgen Geipel and James Dodd. All they need is some buttons to get things going!
Jackie Daly with Matt Cranitch.
Oyster Island Co Sligo (title of track 1 on new album is "Oyster Island").
Photo by Maria Howard