Archive for July, 2008



Maire Breatnach-The Mystic’s Jig-Fiddler’s Green

Kate Rusby and Kathryn Roberts-Exile-Kate Rusby and Kathryn Roberts

Pat Kilbride-Morgan Magan-Nightingale Lane


Mairi MacInness-Cum Ar Naire-This Feeling Inside

Ossian-The Carrying Stream-The Carrying Stream

Orla-Na Buachailli Alainn-The Water is Wide

Robin Laing-More Than Just a Dram-The Angel’s Share


Noel McLoughlin-School Days Over-Contemporary and Trad. Irish Music

Lissa Schneckenburger-Melissa Without the ‘Me’-Lissa Schneckenburger

Mary Black-The Holy Ground-The Holy Ground

John Doyle-Jack Dolan-Wayward Son


Jim Malcolm-Lochs of the Tay-Live in Glenfarg

Eildh Shaw-Liz Carrol-Eildh Shaw

Dougie MacLean- Sfhada Leam-Riof


Anna Murrey-Finbarr Saunders-Into Indigo

Ron Kavana-The Kilshannig Wager-Home Fire

De Dannan-Donnegal Rels-Hiberian Rhapsody

Orla-Aililiu Na Ga

Danu-Beauty Spot/ Maid Behind the Barrel


Lissa Schneckenburger-The Irish Girl- Lisa Schneckenburger

Dervish-Swallow’s Tail-Spirit

Whirligig-The Constant Lovers-Spin

Michael Rooney & June McCormack-Gort na Mona-Draiocht

Kate Rusby & Kathryn Roberts- Hunting the Hare-Kate Rusby & Kathryn Roberts


Altan-Uncle Rat- Blue Idol

Susan McKeown-A Mhaire Bhruinneall-Bushes and Briars

William Coulter-Rain and Snow-The Road Home

Mairi Mac Innes-Puirt a Beul-This Feeling Inside

Noel McLoughlin-The Exile’s Jig- Contemporary and Trad. Irish Music

William Coulter-The Crested Hens- The Road Home

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Playlist 7-20-2008

Artist – Title – Album title


The Bothy Band – Air, Set Dance & Reel: The Blackbird – The Best Of

Archie Fisher – Joy of my Heart – Windward Away

Kathryn Tickell – The Return – Debateable Lands

Silly Wizard – The Highland Clearances/Miss Catherine Brosnan – So Many Partings


Grada – Go n’Eiri an bothar Leat – The Landing Step

Maggie MacInnes – Do Mhairi a Nighean & Mairi’s Dance – Oran na Mna (A Woman’s Song)

Colcannon – Deorai/Pedals and Wheels – The Life of Riley’s Brother

Kathleen MacInnes – An Da Fheannaig (The Twa Corbies) – Og-mhadann Shamhraidh (Summer Dawn)


Mary Jane Lamond – Cagaran Gaolach – Celtic Dreamland (Putomayo Kids presents)

Buddy MacMaster – Miller of Drone/The Yetts of Muckart/Lochiel’s Rant/Pigeon on the Gate – Cape Breton Tradition

Stan Rogers – The White Collar Holler – Between the breaks…Live!

Natalie MacMaster – Traditional Medley – Yours Truly


Robin Williamson – The Lad with the Goatskins – Five Humorous Tales of Scotland & Ireland


Paddy Keenan & Tommy O’Sullivan – Jigs: The Lost and Found, The Hag at the Churn, The Wind Off the Lake – The Long Grazing Acre

Daimh – Eathar Dubh a Bradhagair – Crossing Point

Ceolbeg – Zito the Bubbleman – An Unfair Dance

Capercaillie – Oran Sugraidh – Roses and Tears


Duncan Chisholm – Chi Mi’n Geamhradh

Dougie MacLean – Marching Mystery – Marching Mystery

Davy Spillane – Midnight Walker – The Sea of Dreams


Alan Stivell – Eliz Iza – Zoom

Alan Stivell – Tri Martolod – Zoom

Kornog – Dans Plinn – Ar Seizh Avel (On Seven Winds)

Skolvan – Du-hont e Menez Are – Chenchent’n eus an amzer (Les temps changent)

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Artist – Tune – Recording

Colm O’Donnell – The Boys of Barr Na Strade – Farewell to Evening
Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh – The Parting Glass – Daybreak
Corner House – Mairi Bhan Og – Caught Up
Old Blind Dogs – Johnny O’Braidslee – Five
McCauley & Horan – Seranade – Seranade
Muireann Nic Amhlaiobh – Humors of Whiskey – Daybreak
Malinky – Billy Taylor – Three Ravens
Peter Ostroushko – East Texas – Coming Down from Red Lodge
Kathy Ryan – Dark Moll of the Glen
Colm O’Donnell – Cunla/The Frieze Britches – Farewell to Evening
Draiocht – The Graf Spey
Dougie Maclean – Scots Wha’ Hae – Tribute
McCauley and Horan – The Ballygear Jigs – Seranade
John Doyle – The Gallant Poacher – Wayward Son
Laurence Nugent – Hector the Hero – 2 for 2
Muireann Nic Amhlaiobh – An Spealdoir – Daybreak
Grada – Swallow – Endeavor
Beoga – Mischief – Mischief
Niamh Parsons – Sally Sits Weeping – Black birds and Thrushes
Dervish – Touching Cloth – At the End of the Day
Kathleen MacInnes – I Arose Early One May Morning – Summer Dawn
Michael McGoldrick – The Honesty Bar – Wired
Kathy Ryan – Boro Brandi Brandi – Somewhere Along the Road
Lunasa – Ballyogan – The Kinnitty Sessions
Tony McManus – Lady Ann Montgomery’s Reel – Ceol More

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July 6, 2008

Today’s show featured an All-North-American theme, in honor of American Independence Day and Canada Day. Also, June 30 was the 400th anniversary of the founding of Quebec, hence the Fronch-Canadien set.

Artist – Title – Album
Kammen & Swan – Shetland Set – Wild Wood
Oak Ash & Thorn – A Tree Song – Old Enough to Drink
Hillbillies from Mars – Uileann Pipe Set – Hillbillies from Mars
Kristine Robin – Tha Mi Sgith – Everchanging Tides
Buddy MacMaster – Farewell to the Glen/Mrs Dow – Cape Breton Tradition
Stan Rogers – Northwest Passage – Northwest passage
Natalie MacMaster – Traditional Medley – Yours Truly
Loreena McKennitt – The Bonny Swans – The Mystic’s Dream
Patrick Ball – Cremonea – O’Carolan’s Dream
Mollys Revenge – All for me Grog – The Siege of Delhi
David Brewer – Solstice Fire – Living Tradition
Danny Carnahan – The Bailiff’s Daughter of Islington/The Mad Otter’s Holt – Journeys of the Heart
Sunday’s Well – O’Keefe’s Set – We Don’t Care Where Your Grandparents are From
Avalon Rising – The Lark in the Morning – Storming Heaven
Boiled in Lead – Sally in the Garden
Le Vent du Nord – Rosette – Dans les Airs
Genticorum – Ma Mechant Mere – le galarneau
Ad Vielle que Pourra – Schottische du Stockfish
Grand Derangement – J’ai la Danse dans ma Pieds – Tournons la Page
Eileen Ivers and Immigrant Soul – BX Style – Immigrant Soul
Black 47 – Funky Ceilidh (Bridie’s Song) – Fire of Freedom
Tempest – Cabar Feidh – The Double Cross
Seanchai, Maguire, Ivers – Freedom – Keep it Reel

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