A little early for a full on Christmas show but, I think a good selection of seasonal and Mid-Winter fare for a cold December morning.



Maggie Sansone-Foggy Dew-Mist and Stine-Maggie’s Music

Fiona MacKenzie-Oran na Nollaig-A Gaelic Christmas-Green Trax

Steve Baughman-Leitrim Queen-Farewell to Orkney


Mairead and Triona ni Dhomhnaill-Airdi Cuan-Celtic Christmas IV-Windham Hill

Grey Larsen-The Gathering-The gathering-Sugar Hill

Maddy Prior-A Northern Catch-Hang Up Your Sorrows and Care-Park Records

Wendy Stewart-Reel Set-Standing Wave-Green Trax


Fiona MacKenzie-Reul Thorach an Aigh-Gaelic Christmas Childhood-Green Linnet

Shannon Heaton-Grandfather’s Thoughts-The Blue Dress

Tommy Sands-A Christmas Childhood-Green Linnet

Druidstone-Christmas Capers-Comfort and Joy-Rounder


Allison Krause and Natalie McMaster-Get me through December-Best of Celtic Christmas-Narada

Rod Cody-Snow on Hills-The Talking Rake-Ron Cody

Grey Larsen-Oldenfjord-The Gathering-Sugar Hill

William Pint-The January Man-When I See Winter return-Waterbug


Doran-Magic of Night-Xmas Celtic Sojourn-Rounder

Kris Drever and Eamon Coyne-Farewell to Stromners-Story Maps-Compass

Cythara-P.J. Cunninghams Odd Dance-Plucked and Hammered-Lochshore

Catherine Ann MacPhee-Chi mi’nGeamhradh-I See Winter-Green Trax


Shannon Heaton-The Blue Dress Waltz-The Blue Dress

Capercaille-Puirt a Beul Christmas Ceilidh-Green Linnet

Karen Casey and John Doyle-The LIttle Drummer Girl-Exile’s Return-Compass

Eamon Coyle-Ceapaval-Story Map-Compass


The Poor Clares-The Reawakening-Songs for Midwinter-Centaur

Kim Robertson-The Snow lay on the Ground-Gourd

Playlist Dec. 7, 2014

Clannad “Rince Briotánach” from Clannad 2 on Gael Linn

Set break

Frankie Kennedy & Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh “Ceol A’Phiobaire” from Altan on Green Linnet

The Bothy Band “The Kesh Jig / Give Us a Drink of Water / The Flower of the Flock / Famous Ballymote” from 1975 on Compass Records Group

Tommy Makem & Liam Clancy “Cruiscin Lan” from Two for the Early Dew on Shanachie Entertainment

Set break

Battlefield Band “Bonny Barbry-o” 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

Old Blind Dogs “The Ferret Set” from New Tricks on KLUB Records

The Tannahill Weavers “Johnnie Cope/The Atholl Highlanders” from Best of the Tannahill Weavers on Green Linnet

Set break

Meredydd Evans “Cyfri’r Geifr” from Gorau Gwerin – The Best of Welsh Folk Music on Sain SCD 2006

Ar Log “Y Gwr a’i Farch / Pant Corlan yr Wyn (The Gent and His Mare / Lamb’s Fold Valley)” from Ar Log I-III (1976-1981) on Sain SCD 2303

Plethyn “Breuddwyd Glyndŵr” from Drws Agored on Sain SCD 4033

Pigyn Clust “Hoffter Menna/Ffair y Borth” from Goreuon Canu Gwerin Newydd (The Best of New Welsh Folk Music) on Sain SCD 2146

Aberjaber “Machynlleth / Pwt Ar y Bys / Llanofer Reel” from Gorau Gwerin – The Best of Welsh Folk Music on Sain SCD 2006

Set break

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Alan Stivell “Suite Irlandaise” from ZOOM on Disques Dreyfus

Tri Yann An Naoned “Les filles des forges (Bretagne – Région De Paimpont)” from Tri Yann An Naoned on Universal Music Division Mercury

Kornog “Dans An Dro” from Music from Brittany on Green Linnet

Tri Yann An Naoned “Tri martelod (Bretagne – Pays Bigouden)” from Tri Yann An Naoned on Universal Music Division Mercury

Set break

Loreena McKennitt “Blacksmith” from Elemental on Quinlan Road

Ad Vielle Que Pourra “Schottische Du Stockfish” from New French Folk Music on Green Linet

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

Steeleye Span “Reels: Dowd’s Favourite, 10 Float, The Morning Dew” from Ten Man Mop Or Mr. Resevoir Butler Rides Again on Shanachie

Runrig “Chi Mi’N Geamhradh” from Play Gaelic – The First “Legendary” Recordings on Lismor Recordings

Wolfstone “Cleveland Park” from UNLEASHED on Iona Records

Set break



Duncan Chisholm-Mo run geal Og-Canaic-Copperfish

Mary Black-Lay Down Your Burden-Holy Ground-Gift Horse

Orion-Squire Parson’s-Blue Room-Keltia Musique


Ed Miller-The Spanish Lady-Never Frae my Mind-Wellfield

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

Wendy Stewart-All Things Are Quiet-Standing Wave

Kathryn Tickel-Penquin Notes-The Side-Resilient


Orion-Blue Room-Blue Room-Keltia Musique

Susan McKeown-Sweet Liberty-Sweet Liberty-World Village

Cassie and Maggie-Jimmy’s-Sterling Road-Hearth PR

Shay, Michael and Martin Black-The Great Storm is Over-What a Time-Tone Music


Kathryn Tickel-Early Air/Tullochgorum-The Side-Resilient

Runa-Seinn o Ho Ro Somewhere Along the Road-Runa Music

Tony McManus-The Lochaber Dance-The Maker’s Mark-Compass

Jim Malcolm-The Valley of Strathsmore-Beltane


Matt and Shannon Heaton-Brad’s Honey Bees-Lover’s Well-Eats Records

Cathie Ryan-We Dreamed Our Dreams-The Music of What Happens-Shanachie

Michael O’ Dhomhnaill-Sweeny’s Buttermilk-Celtic Xmas IV-Windham Hill

John Doyle and Solas-A Miner’s Life-The Hour Before Dawn-Shanchie


Niamh ni Charra-Rhubarb and Ginger-From Bothe Sides-Imeratas

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

Rory Cambell-Jig Groove-The Piper’s Whim-Lochshore

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


Old Blind Dogs-Culifhionn-Fit-Green Linnet

William Pint-January Man-When I See Winter Return-Waterbug

Runa-Amhran Mhuighinse-Somewhere Along the Road-Runa

Liz Carrol-The Ghost and the Hatchling-Lake Effect-Green Linnet



Duncan Chisholm-E Caballo Blanco-The Door of Saints-Copperfish

Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh-Seoithin Seotho-Daybreak-Compass

Robin Bullock-Between Earth and Sky-Between Earth and Sky-Maggie’s Music


Christa Burch-The Lady Mary Sails-Love of the Land-Christa Burch

Fiddler’s Bid-Christchurch Cathedral-Naked and Bare-Green Trax

Cassie and Maggie-The King’s Shilling-Sterling Road-Hearth PR

John Whelan-Father-Celtic Fire-Narada


The Maggies-Wedding Dress-T with the Maggies-TWM

Cassie and Maggie-Jimmy’s-Sterling Road-Hearth PR

Ellis Kennedy-N3ead na Lachan-Gaelic Ireland-Arc Music

Dochas-Castle Kelly-The Crossing-Grr Records


Dougie MacLean-Feel so Near-Celtic Tides-Putumayo

The Press Gang-Crossing the Shannon-The Press Gang-Press Gang

Colleen Raney-Queen of Argyll-Lark-Colleen Raney

Hanz Araki-Harp and Shamrock-Little Fires-Wildwood Music


Karen Casey and John Doyle-Madam I’m a Darling-Exile’s Return-Compass

Celtic Voyage-Breton Dances-Celtic Voyage-Gourd Music

Jim Malcolm-The Shearing-The First Cold Day-Beltane

Joe McKenna-Rowesomes/Ballintore Fancy-The Irish Low Whistle-Shanachie


Paul McKenna Band-The Lea Rig-Between Two Worlds-Mad River

Niamh ni Charra-An Buachaill Dreoite-Happy Out-Imeartas Records

North Gregg-There was a Maid I her Father’s Garden-Summer at my Feet-Green Trax

John B. Connolly-Marcelle and Marcel-Bridgetown-Green Linnet


Faustus-Og’s Eye Man-Broken Down Gentlemen-Navigator

Anna Murrey-Finbarr Saunders-Into Indigo-Lochshore

Sean Doyle-Let Mr. Maguire Sit Down-The Light and th3e Half Light-Compass

Deanta-The Usual Suspects-Whisper of a Secret-Green Linet

Playlist 16 Nov. 2014

Alasdair Fraser/Natalie Haas “Booster Style” from Abundance on Culburnie Records

Set break

Patrick Ball “Carolan’s Receipt for Drinking” from Celtic Harp, Vol. I: The Music of Turlough O’Carolan on Fortuna Records

The Tannahill Weavers “When the Kye Come Hame” from The Tannahill Weavers – Live and In Session on Compass Records

Molly’s Revenge “The Pepper Set (feat. Aaron Jones)” from Aged 10 Years on Molri Music

Ed Miller “The Rolling Hills of The Borders” from Never Frae my Mind on Wellfield

Wendy MacIsaac “Dear Christy” from Off the Floor on Trade Root Music Group

Set break

Lisa Lynne and the Elfin Love Tribe “Into The Forest” from Instrumental Songs of Good Cheer on Lavender Sky Music

Goitse “Erin On the Rhine” from TransFormed on Own

Cillian Vallely & Kevin Crawford “Visit to Ireland” from On Common Ground on BallyO Records

Runa “Rarie’s Hill” from Current Affairs on Runamusic

Set break

Station ID

Kathryn Tickell “The Fiddle (feat. Frank Moscrop) (Live Version)” from Northumbrian Voices (Live Version) on Not Them Again Music

Kathryn Tickell “Learning to Play (feat. Patsy Reid, Hannah Rickard, Kit Haigh & Mike Tickell) (Live Version)” from Northumbrian Voices (Live Version) on Not Them Again Music

Set break

Stan Rogers “NORTHWEST PASSAGE” from Northwest Passage (Remastered) on Borealis Records

Olivia Korkola “Morning Dew/Tom Ward’s Downfall/Star of Munster” from Playing In Traffic on Independent

Keith Murphy “HARD TIMES” from Bound for Canaan on Keith Murphy

Coig “MIDI Jean” from Five on Independent

Set break

Genticorum “La rouillette (Live)” from Enregistré (Live) on Roues et Archets

De Temps Antan “Suite Du Laptop” from De temps Antan À l’année on L-A be

Le Vent du Nord “Vigneron” from Tromper le temps on Borealis Records

AFNH8x11dupemergedTickets are nearly sold out!  The doors will open at 6:30 on Friday.  Come early and enjoy a home brewed beer, courtesy of the Foggy Coast Brewers, local cider, and local wines at the KZYX bar hosted by our dancing bartenders, Fred and Kim.



Grey Larsen and Malcolm Daglish-Boys of Ballisodare-Thunderhead-Flying Fish

Julie Fowlis-Tha Mo Ghaol Air Aird a Chuan-As my Heart is-Machair

Tabache-The Quiet Place-Waves of Rush-Lochshore


Jim Malcolm-Jimmy’s Gone to Flanders-Live in Glenfarg-Beltane

Cassie and Maggie-Jimmy’s-Sterling Road-Cassie and Maggie

Kate Rusby-A Rose in April-Hourglass-Compass

Shannon Heaton-Grandfather’s Thoughts-The Blue Dress


Alasdair Fraser and Natalie Haas-John Alick Beaton of Teanassie-Abundance-Culburnie

Michael Black-Little Pack of Tailors-Michael Black-Compass

Syncopaths with Christa Burch-Fifth Gear-Five Gears-Syncopaths

Meav-The Newry Boat Song-Silver Sea-Valley Entertainment


Hans Araki-Set of Reels-/Crock of Gold/Palmer’s Gate-Little Fires-Wildwood

Runa-Fionnghuala-Stretched Out on Your Grave-Runa Music

Cara Dillon-Johnny Lovely Johnny-Hill of Thieves-Proper

Liz Carrol and John Doyle-A Pound a Week Rise-Double Play-Compass


Grey Larsen-The Gathering-The Gathering-Sugar Hill

Damh-Sporan Dhomhnaill-Diversion-Green Trax

Deanta-Waltz of the White Lillies-Whisper of a Secret-Green Linnet Records

Rita Connolly-The Factory Girl-Rita Connolly-Tara


Tony McManus-The Maids of Mitcheltown-The Maker’s Mark-Compass

Susan McKeown- The Hare’s Lament-Lowlands-Green Linnet

Catriona McKay and Chris Stout-Laebrack-Laebrack-Green Trax


Syncopaths with Christa Burch-Loughrask-Five Gears-Syncopath

Billy McComiskey-Keogh’s/Maggie Lynn’s-Outside the Box-Compass

Dougie MacLean-Broken Wings-Marching Mystery-Dunkeld

Jeff Moore-The Dove’s Perch-Fleagull Records


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