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Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday show,  starting off with tunes about rabbits and lambs:

Liz Carroll & John Doyle “Lament for Tommy Makem / Within a Hen’s Kick / The Slippery Slope” from Double Play on Compass

The Paul McKenna Band “The Lambs On The Green Hills” from Stem The Tide on Greentrax Recordings Limited

The Outside Track “Swerving for Bunnies” from Curious Things Given Wings on Mad River Records

Colleen Raney “The Granemore Hare” from Here This is Home on Little Sea Records

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Then some history – the 1916 Easter Rising in Dublin, a failed insurgency that left a powerfully emotional legacy.

The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem “A Medley Commemorating the Easter Rising of 1916” from Freedom’s Sons on Columbia Legacy

Martin Hayes “O’Connell’s March / Galway Bay Hornpipe / The Banshee’s Wail / Over the Mangle Pit” from Under The Moon on Green Linnet

The Original Dubliners “A NATION ONCE AGAIN” from The Best of the Original Dubliners on EMI

The House Band “The Four Courts/The Fox on the Prowl” from Groundwork on Green Linnet

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More on the Easter Rising:

Sunday’s Well “Black & Tans” from We Don’t Care Where Your Grandparents Came From on east side digital

Black 47 “JAMES CONNOLLY” from Fire of Freedom on SBK

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And finally, a song written in the aftermath, done in heart-breaking style by Sinead O’Connor:

The Chieftains “The Foggy Dew” from The Long Black Veil on RCA Victor

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Catching my breath and going out with some of my favorite music from the years:

Battlefield Band “Blackhall Rocks” from Home Is Where the Van Is on Temple Records

Silly Wizard “Donald McGillavry/O’Neill’s Cavalry March” from So Many Partings on Shanachie Entertainment

Relativity “Gile Mear” from Relativity on Green Linnet

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Colin Grant “An Dro” from Fun for the Whole Family on Colin Grant

Mary Jane Lamond & Wendy MacIsaac “IF YOU WERE MINE” from Seinn on turtlemusik / Fontana North

Chrissy Crowley “Hillbilly Lullabilly” from Last Night’s Fun on Independent

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Duncan Chisholm “Chasing Daylight” from Canaich on Copperfish

Runrig “Chi Mi’n Geamhradh (Live)” from Once In a Lifetime [Live] on Parlophone UK

Hevia “BUSINDRE REEL” from Tierra de Nadie / No Man’s Land on EMI Spain

 

 

 

 

 

Playlist April 6, 2014

Exploring the boundaries of “Celtic music” with forays to England, Wales, Brittany, Canada, and Spain!
Téada “Reels: James Murray’s / Porthole of the Kelp / The Watchmaker / The Spinning Wheel” from In Spite of the Storm on Gael Linn

Sean Keane “Tunnel Tigers” from Turn a Phrase on Kells

Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas “The Corrie Man (feat. Donald Shaw, Dominick Leslie, Kai Welch & Oscar Utterström)” from Abundance on Culburnie Records

Breabach “Bha Mise Raoir Air an Airigh” from Ùrlar on Breabach Records

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Chumbawamba “The Diggers Song” from English Rebel Songs 1381-1914 on PM Press

Faustus “Og’s Eye Man” from Broken Down Gentlemen on Navigator Records

Steeleye Span “Rogues In a Nation” from Parcel of Rogues on Shanachie

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Saith Rhyfeddod “Hyd y Frwynwen/Rhuad Teirw’r Dyffryn” from Celtic Folk from Wales on ARC Music

Côr Meibion Caernarfon “Rew-di-ranno/Mae ‘nghariad i’n Fenws/Hela’r sgyfarnog” from Folk Songs of Wales on ARC Music

Ceri Rhys Matthews & Jonathan Shorland “Conset y Peipar Coch / Erddigan y Pibydd Coch” from The Rough Guide to the Music of Wales on World Music Network

Carreg Lafar “Ysbryd y Werin / Mae’r Ddaear Yn Glasu” from Celtic Wales on SAIN

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Bernard Benoit “Drouk Kinnig neumenoiou” from Celtic Brittany on ARC Music

Skolvan “Kozh Korle” from Entrez dans la danse (Kerzh Ba’n’ Dans – Come to the dance – Breton Music – Celtic Music from Brittany – Keltia Musique) on Keltia Musique

Alan Stivell “Tri Martolod” from ZOOM on Disques Dreyfus

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La Bottine Souriante “Le meunier et la jeune fille” from La traversée de l’Atlantique on Les Productions Mille-Pattes

Genticorum “Reel Circulaire” from Nagez Rameurs on SODEC Quebec

Genticorum “Nagez Rameurs” from Nagez Rameurs on SODEC Quebec

Le Vent du Nord “Le Cavalier Et La Belle” from La Part du Feu on Borealis Records

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Asturiana Mining Company “Suite 0f Mountain Songs” from Patrimoniu on Lochshore

Llan de Cubel “Pasucáis D”Amieva / Pasucáis de Xuan Martín / Muñera de Casu” from Llan de Cubel: IV on Iona Records

Llan de Cubel “Cabraliega” from Llan de Cubel: IV on Iona Records

Hevia “Tanzila” from The Other Side on EMI Spain

 

 

Playlist 30 March 2014

 

Burning Bridget Cleary “Ashokan Farewell” from Pressed for Time on Burning Bridget Cleary

Colleen Raney “The Granemore Hare” from Here This is Home on Little Sea Records

Three Mile Stone “Snug in the Blanket/La Gigue à Médée/Tommy Peoples’” from Three Mile Stone (Marla Fibish, Erin Shrader and Richard Mandel) on Three Mile Stone

Syncopaths “Keg of Brandy” from Five Gears on Syncopaths

Molly’s Revenge “Deer Sally Brown” from Trio on Molri Music

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Salt House “She’s Like The Swallow” from Lay Your Dark Low on Make Believe Records

Phil MacLennan Smillie “Sound of Taransay” from Sound of Taransay on Hedera Records

Breabach “Bha Mise Raoir Air an Airigh” from Ùrlar on Breabach Records

Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas “Keys to the Cellar” from Abundance on Culburnie Records

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Goitse “Dowd’s No. 10” from TransFormed on Own

FullSet “Half-Hanged MacNaghten” from Notes At Liberty on FullSet Records

Socks in the Frying Pan “Aoife Johnston’s Freakout” from Socks in the Frying Pan on Socks in the Frying Pan

Runa “Lowlands Of Holland” from Stretched On Your Grave on RUNA Music

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Gwalarn “Ar Soudarded’zo Gwisket E Ruz” from Fest Vraz on Keltia Musique

The Celtic Fiddle Festival “Ronds De St Vincent (Live)” from Live in Brittany on Loftus Music

Mary Jane Lamond & Wendy MacIsaac “Hoireann Ó Rathill Iù Ó” from Seinn on turtlemusik / Fontana North

Chrissy Crowley “Coig” from Last Night’s Fun on Independent

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Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh “And Dro/Imeall” from Imeall on Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh

Téada “An Spailpin Fanach” from Ainneoin na Storime (In Spite of the Storm) on Gael Linn

Guidewires, Pádraig Rynne, Tola Custy, Sylvain Barou, Karol Lynch & Paul McSherry “Ridées (feat. Erwan Hamon & Alain Genty)” from II on guidewiresmusic

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Blazin’ Fiddles “The Lads Like Beer” from Six on Blazin Records

James Graham “Air An Tràigh” from Greisean Greine on Skipinnish

Mànran “MSR” from The Test on Manran Records

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Faustus “Og’s Eye Man” from Broken Down Gentlemen on Navigator Records

 

 

artist-song-recording-label

9:00

Catriona McKay and Chris Stout-Edges and Highwater-White Nights-MSM001CD

Deanta-Where are You-Whisper of a Secret-Green Linnet

Duncan Chisholm-The House in Rose Valley-Affric-Copperfish

9:15

John Doyle and Karen Casey-Sally Grier-Exile’s Return-Compass

The Maggie’s-Ceol an phiobaine-T with the Maggies-TWM

Matt and Shannon Heaton-Where the Moorcocks Crow-Lover’s Well-Eats Records

Lissa Schneckenburger-Bottle of Brandy / Miss Sarah McFadden-Footprint

9:30

Grada-The Butcher Boy-Natural Angel-Compass

Steve Baughman-Trip to Ballyshannon-Farewell to Orkney

Orla-Aililiu na Gamhna-The Water is Wide-Manhatten Records

De Temps Antan-Intrinifor / Le Reel a Marie-Pierre-Celtic Colors XIV

9:45

Matt and Shannon Heaton-Brad’s Honeybees-Lover’s Well

Jez Lowe-The Galloway Lad-Galloways-Pangea

The Maggie’s Domhnach na Fola-T with the Maggies-TWM

Jim Malcolm-Lochs of the Tay-Live at Glenfarg-Beltane

10:00

John Williams-The Humors of Kilclogher-Steam-Green Linnet

Matt and Shannon Heaton- Bay of Biscay-Lover’s Well

Athena Tergis-Johnny McGreevy’s A Letter Home

Poozies-Sorrows Away-Infinite Blue-Compass

10:15

Connie Dover-Fear a Bhata-If Ever I Return-Taylor Park Records

Genticorum-Bibournoise-La Bibournoise-Musication

Nomos-Weary Wanderer-Set you Free-Green Linnet

Colleen Raney-Queen of Argyll-Lark-Colleen Raney

10:30

Nuala Kennedy-Hop Jigs-The New Shoes-Compass

Old Blind Dogs-Rolling Home-The Gab O Mey-Green Linnet

Niall Valley-1st of August-Buille-Vertical Records

Solas-A Tune for Roan-The Turning Tide-Compass

 

All Irish Music!

 

Berlin Philharmonic “Amhran na bFhiann” from YouTube on YouTube

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The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem “The Rising Of The Moon” from The Men of the West – Irish Songs of Rebellion By the Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem on Backtracks Records

The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem “Rosin the Bow” from Come Fill Your Glass With Us on Ryko/Rhino

The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem “Oro Se do Bheata Mhaile” from In Person At Carnegie Hall on columbia

The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem “O Donnell Aboo” from The Men of the West – Irish Songs of Rebellion By the Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem on Backtracks Records

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Clannad “An Gabhar Ban” from Clannad 2 on Gael Linn

The Chieftains “The Morning Dew” from The Chieftains 4 on Claddagh Records Limited

The Wolfe Tones “Botany Bay” from Irish To the Core on Shanachie

The Bothy Band “A Jig and Five Reels” from The Bothy Band- Live In Concert on Windsong

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PSA

Kevin Burke and Mícheál O’Domhnaill “Maudabawn Chapel / The Wild Irishman / The Moher Reel” from Portland on Green Linnet

Boys of the Lough “An Spailpin Fanach, The One-Horned Buck” from Farewell and Remember Me on Shanachie Entertainment

John McSherry “The Stone of Destiny” from Soma on Compass

Dervish “Gypsies,Tramps and Thieves” from Traveling Show on Whirling Discs

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Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill “The Old Bush/The Reel with the Burl” from The Lonesome Touch on Green Linnet

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T with the Maggies “Thugamar Fhein An Samhradh Linn” from T with the Maggies on TWM

At First Light “The Magnificent Six” from Idir on At First Light records

Solas “Tell God and the Devil” from Shamrock City on THL Records

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Socks in the Frying Pan “Shady Grove” from Socks in the Frying Pan on Socks in the Frying Pan

Goitse “The Burst Togs” from TransFormed on Own

Runa “The House Carpenter / Jolene” from Stretched On Your Grave on RUNA Music

FullSet “Tree Reels” from Notes At Liberty on FullSet Records

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PSA

Davy Spillane “Call Across The Canyon” from Pipedreams on Tara Music Company Ltd.

The Pogues “Thousands Are Sailing” from If I Should Fall from Grace With God [Expanded] on WM UK

Michael McGoldrick “Paddy In The Smoke” from Wired on Compass Records

Sinead O’Connor “Oro se do Bheatha Mhaile” from Sean-nos Nua on Vanguard Records

Afro Celt Sound System “Whirl-Y-Reel 1” from Sound Magic, Vol. 1 on Real World Records

 

 

artist-song-recording-label

9:00

Alasdir Fraser-Sally mo ghradh-Dawn Dance-Culburnie

Mary Black-Holly Ground-The Holy Ground-Gift Horse

William Coulter-Rain Into Snow-The Road Home-Gourd

9:15

Mairi MacIness-Cum Ar’ Naire-This Feeling Inside-Green Trax

Paul McKenna Band-Darcy and Erin’s-Stem the Tide-Mad River

Wendy Stewart-All Things are Quite Silent-Standing Wave-CD Trax

Pierre Benusan-Newman Dubh-Nice Feeling-Zebra Acoustics

9:30

Matt and Shannon Heaton-Thady Casey’s-Blue Skies Above-ESL CD

Susan McKeown-Sweet Liberty-Sweet Liberty-World Village

Duncan Chisholm-We’re a Case-Affric-Copperhead

Black Brothers(Shay, Michael, Martin)- The Great Storm is Over-Whjat a Time-Dara

9:45

Malinky-Cows and Cottongrass-Flower and Iron-Mad River

House Band-October Song-October Song-Green Linnet

Pierre Bensusan-Voyage to Iceland-Nice Feeling-Zebra Accoustics

Jim Malcolm Malcolm-An Hour in the Gloaming-The First Cold Day-Beltane

10:00

Niamh ni Charra-Rhubard and Ginger-From Both Sides-Imeartas Records

Matt and Shannon Heaton-The Blackbird Song-Blue Skies Above-ESL CD

Ian Melrose-Between the Sighs-Between the Sighs-Inaku-slik

Karen Casey and John Doyle-Sailing off to the Yankee Land-Exiles Return-Compass

10:15

Lisa Lynne-Into the Forrest-Songs of Good Cheer-Lavender Sky

Colleen Raney and Colm Maccarthaigh-Mary and the Soldier-Cuan

John Doyle and Liz Carrol-The Hare’s Lament-Double Play-Compass

Matt and Shannon-Heaton-Bay of Biscay-Lover’s Well-Eats Records

10:30

Jim Malcolm-Lord Nelson-Tam O’Shanter and Other Tales-Beltane

River Dance Music by Bill Whelan-The Countess Cathleen-Music from Riverdance

 

Playlist 2 March 2014

The Dubliners “Whiskey In the Jar (1993 Remaster)” from The Very Best Of on Parlophone UK

The Chieftains “The Morning Dew” from The Chieftains 4 on Claddagh Records Limited

Maddy Prior & Tim Hart “False Knight On the Road” from Summer Solstice on Shanachie Entertainment

Clannad “Nil Se Ina La” from Clannad on Royal Records

The Bothy Band “A Jig and Five Reels” from The Bothy Band- Live In Concert on Windsong

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Promo

Stan Rogers “The Witch Of The Westmorland” from Between The Breaks…Live! on Borealis Records

Battlefield Band “Blackhall Rocks” from Home Is Where the Van Is on Temple Records

Silly Wizard “The Highland Clearances” from So Many Partings on Shanachie Entertainment

Silly Wizard “Miss Catherine Bronsan” from So Many Partings on Shanachie Entertainment

The Tannahill Weavers “The Gypsy Laddie” from The Tannahill Weavers on Hedera

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Frankie Kennedy & Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh “Highland and Reels: The Highland Man / The Cliffs of Glencolumbkille / Old Cuffe Street” from Altan on Green Linnet

Capercaillie “Peurt a Beul/Snug in a Blanket” from Crosswinds on Green Linnet

Relativity “The Hut On Staffin Island / Sandy MacLeod of Garafad / The Soft Horse Reel” from Relativity on Green Linnet

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The Pogues “Medley: The Recruiting Sergeant / The Rocky Road To Dublin / Galway Races” from If I Should Fall from Grace With God [Expanded] on WM UK

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Martin Hayes “The Morning Star / The Caoilte Mountains” from Martin Hayes on Green Linnet

Solas “Aililiu Na Gamhna” from Sunny Spells and Scattered Showers on Shanachie Entertainment

Ceolbeg “Zito The Bubbleman” from An Unfair Dance on Greentrax Recordings

Wolfstone “Here Is Where the Heart Is” from UNLEASHED on Iona Records

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Lúnasa “Aoibhneas” from The Merry Sisters of Fate on Green Linnet

Kammen & Swan “Chi Mi Na Morbheanna” from Wild Wood on Evil Twin

Bruce MacGregor “The Highlanders Revenge” from 101 Reasons to Do Nothing on MacMeanmna

Old Blind Dogs “Bedlam Boys / the Rights of Man” from New Tricks on KLUB Records

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Mary Jane Lamond & Wendy MacIsaac “Yellow Coat” from Seinn on turtlemusik / Fontana North

Julie Fowlis “M’ Fhearann Saidhbhir (My Land Is Rich) / Nellie Garvey’s Favourite / ‘G Ioman Nan Gamhan ‘s Mi Muladach / Jerry’s Pipe Jig” from Uam from Me on Shoeshine Records

Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas “Keys to the Cellar (feat. Corey DiMario, Brittany Haas & Dominick Leslie)” from Abundance on Culburnie Records

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