Archive for March, 2009



Ann Roos-I’ll Cross the Sormy Sea-Mermaids and Mariners

Carla Sciaky-Band of Shearers-Her Infinite Variety

Tony McManus-Chalaneru-The Maker’s Mark


Anna Murrey-O’Co’Thogas-Three Things

Michael Rooney/June McCormick-A ghaidh Jhanuis-Draiocht

Maggie MacInnes-Baisteadh Breith-A Woman’s Song

Beoga-Mister Mollys-The Incident


The Battlefield Band-Snow on the Hills-Across the Borders

Meav-Newry Boat Song-Siver Sea

John Doyle/Karen Casey-Wheels of the World-Evening Comes Early

Deanta-The  Party-Ready for the Storm


Sean Doyle-The Fiddler of Dooney-The Light and the Half Light

Elise McClellen-Orchadela-Kiss on the Wind

Malinky/Karine Polwart-The Green Wedding-Last Leaves


Tony McManus-Donald Og/The Lea Rig-The Maker’s Mark

Jim Malcolm-The Shearing-The First Cold Day

The House Band-The Factory Girl-October Song

Dervish-Spailpin Fanach-At the End of the Day

Michael Black-The Willow Tree-Michael Black

Altan-Cuach mo Lon dubh Bui-Blue Idol


Anna Murrey-Finbar Sanders-Into Indigo

Steve Tilson-The Dowie Dens of Yarrow-And so it Goes

Old Blind Dogs-The Breton and Galician Set

Canach-Twa Corbies-The Moons of Glenloy


Kate Rusby-The Lark-The Girl who Could’nt Fly

Wendy MacIsaac-Short Grass-Thats What you Get

Al Petteway-Whispering Stones-Whispering Stones

Michael McGoldrick-Doinna-At First Sight

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Playlist 3-15-2009

Ceoltoiri Cualann – Marschla Ui Neill – O Riada sa Gaiety
Tommy Makem – I Am the Mountainy Singer – Ancient Pulsing
The Clancy Brothers and Tommy Makem – Maire’s Wedding – In Person at Carnegie Hall
Canny, Hayes, O’Laughlin, & Lafferty – Sean Ryan’s Jig (The Castle) – An Historic Recording of Irish Traditional Music
The Wolfe Tones – Botany Bay – Irish to the Core
Sean McAloon, Tommy Gunn – Cathal McConnell – Ulster’s Flowery Vale
The Dubliners – Whiskey on A Sunday – The Best of the Original Dubliners
The Bothy Band – Jig & Reels – The Best of the Bothy Band
Cathal McConnell -The Hurrican of Reels – Long Expectant Comes at Last
Patrick Street – Music for a Found Harmonium – Compendium
Sinead O’Connor – Oro Se do Bheatha ‘Bhaile – Sean-nos Nua
Dan Milner – Ten Thousand Miles Away – Irish Pirate Ballads and other Songs of the Sea
Liz Carroll and John Doyle – Ricky’s White Face/The Boys from Bolinas – Double Play
Solas – Seven Curses – For Love and Laughter
Maeve Donnelly & Tony MacManus – The Newcastle Hornpipe/The Independent – Flame on the Banks
Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas – Calliope Meets Frank – Fire & Grace
Old Blind Dogs – Gaelic Song – Four on the Floor
Lau – The Jigs – Lightweights & Gentlemen
Kathleen MacInnes – Oran na Cloiche – Og-Mhadainn Shamhraidh (Summer Dawn)
Stan Rogers – The Mary Ellen Carter – Between the Breaks…Live!
Celtic Fiddle Festival – The Sligo Maid/The Killavil Fancy/The Sailor on the Rock – Equinoxe
Andy Irvine – Never Tire of the Road – Rain on the Roof
Shannon, Gavin, McGoldrick, Murray – The Jewels of the Ocean – Tunes
Alyth McCormack – A Fhleasgaich oig – An Iomall (The Edge)
Lunasa – The Dingle Berries – Se’
10:55 -WOB

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Catriona McKay/Chris Stout-Eileen’s Lament-Laebrack

Jim Malcolm-Lochs of the Tay-Glenfarg

Michael Rooney & June McCormack-The Shores of Lough Gowan-Draiocht


Cathy Ryan-Slan Abhaile-Cathy Ryan

Aidan O’Rourke-Hinba-Sirius

John Doyle-Willie Riley-Evening Comes Early

Lunasa-Goodbye Miss Goodavich-Other World

Mairead Nic Dhomhnaill-The Spanish Lady-Between the Two Lights


Davy Spillane/Doanal Lunny-Whistling Low and Errigal-Common Ground

Jim Malcolm-The Shearing-The First Cold Day

Steve Baughman-Planxty Bongwater-Drop of the Pure


Lissa Schneckenburger-The Irish Girl

Billy McComiskey-Keoughs/Maggie Lynn’s-Outside the Box

Mark Dunlop-The Three Huntsman-Islands on the Moon

Susan McKeown-A Mhaire Bhruineal-Bushes and Briars


Mary Black-Leaboy’s Lassie-By the Time it gets Dark

Joe and Anoinette McKenna-Man of the House-The Best of…

Kathleen McInness-I Arose Early one May Morning-Summer Dawn

Muireann Nic Amhaoibh-Free and Easy-Daybreak


Liz Carrol/John Doyle-Lost in the Loop-Lost in the Loop

Dougie MacLean-Feel so Near-Celtic Tides

Robin Liang-The Parish O’ Dunkeld-The Angel’s Share

Arcady-Breton Rels-After the Ball

June Tabor-Belle Rose-Rosa Mundi

Malinky-The Trawlin Trade-Three Ravens


JohnDoyle-The Old Bush/Expect the Unexpected-Wayward Son

Michael McGoldrick-Gaelic Gavotte-Wired

Catriona McKay/Chris Stout-Laebrack-Laebrack

Steve Baughman-Marche de Fromage Grand-Drop O’ the Pure




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All Welsh music today – put a leek in your hat!

(I’ll try to get some information on how to locate these CDs posted here later today.)

Artist- Tune – Source

Ar Log – Ton Garol/Y Deryn Du – Ar Log I-III

Royal Regiment of Wales Band – Men of Harlech – Web

Ffynon – Ty Crwn – Celtic Music from Wales

Ar Log – Yr Hen Dderwen Ddu – Ar Log I-III

Ceri Rhys Matthews & Jonathan Shorland – Conset Y Peipar Coch/Erddigan Y Pibydd Coch – Rough Guide to Music of Wales


Carreg Lafar – Seren Y Boer – MySpace

Gwennan Gibbard – song – Celtic Colours Volume XI

Carreg Lafar – Llef Harlech/Aberdulais – MySpace


Kilbride – Tom Edwards/Angharad Sian/Y Derwydd – The Rough Guide to Music of Wales

Fernhill – track 2 – Ca’ Nos

Crasdant – Gwyr Pen-Dref/Cwrw Melyn/Hoffedd ap Hywel – Welsh Traditional Music

Plethyn – Breuddwyd Glendwr – Drws Agored


Bucca – St Malo/Zeak Waltz/Sunny Corner – The Hole in the Harper’s Head

Bucca – Ny Woer Hi – The Hole in teh Harper’s Head

Bucca – The Hole in the Harper’s Head – The Hole in teh Harper’s Head

Horslips – Ny Kirree fo ‘Naghtey – Drive the Cold Winter Away


Pigyn Clust – Hoffter Menna/Ffairy Borth – Goreun Canu Gwerin Newydd (The Best of New Welsh Folk Music)

4 Yn Y Bar – Gwrachod Llanddona/Gyrru’r Byd O’m Blaen – Gorau Gwerin (The Best of Welsh Folk Muisc)

Gwerinos – Fflat Huw Puw – Goreun Canu Gwerin Newydd

Dafydd Iwan – Ryni Ar Mo o Hydd – Gorau Gwerin


Mordekkers – Miners Rhumba – Wild Roots

Gwenno – Tryweryn – Putomayo Presents Celtic Crossroads

Mordekkers – Odd Socks – Wild Roots

Pererin – Can y Melinydd – Haul ar yr Eira

Mordekkers – Aberdulasi/Y Folantein – Wild Roots

Dafydd Iwan – Fe Drawodd Yn Fy Meddwl – Canu Gwerin Newydd


Cor Meibion Dyfnant – Rhyfelgrych gwyr Harlech – Foll Songs of Wales: Welsh Male Choirs

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