Archive for November, 2009



Ann Roos-I’ll Cross the Stormy Sea-Mermaids & Mariners-Cambria

Steve Byrne-Ardmon-Last Leaves-Green Trax-Last Leaves

Franco Morone-The Blarney Pilgrim-Road to Lisdoonvarna-Rough Trade


Malinky-The False Lover won Back-3 Ravens-Green Trax

Aidan O’Rourke-Mangersta Beach-Sirius-Vertical

Cara Dillon-Hill of Thieves-Hill of Thieves-Proper

Maggie Sanson-A Traveler’s Dream-A Traveler’s Dream-Maggie’s Music


Colcannon-The Banks of Oranmore-Trad.-Oxford Roads

Michael Black-Little Pack of Tailor’s-Compass

Pride of New York-Reels:Consider’s Grove-Compass

Orla-Aililiu na Gamhna-The Water is Wide


Jim Malcolm-Jeannie Reid’s Hoose on the Green-Tam O’Shanter-Beltane

Catriona McKay/Chris Stout-Laebrack-Laebrack-Greentrax

Mairi MacIness-Uibhist nam neann arda-Orosay-Greentrax

Jeff Moore-P Stands for Paddy-The Dove’s Perch-Fleagull


Kate Rusby-I am Stretched out on your Grave-Hour Glass-Pure

Patrick St-Killman’s Fancy-Corner Boys-Green Linnet

Lissa Schneckenburger-The Irish Girl-Footprint Records

Daimh-Nuair a chi thu Caiteag Bhoidheach-Crossing Point-Green Trax


Pat Kilbride-Munster Bacon & The Jig of Slurs-Undocumented Dancing

Oyster Band-Rambling Irishman-Holy Bandits-Ryko

Karen Tweed/Ian Carr-Eilidh-Face-Compass

Dougie MacLean-Trail of the Survivor-Essential-Dunkeld


Old Blind Dogs-Lads O’ the Fair-The Gab o Mey

John Doyle-The Wheels of the World-Evening Comes Early-Shanachie

Jeff Moore-The Dove’s Perch-Fleagull





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Eileen Ivers-Maudabaun Castle-Wild Blue-Grn Linnett

Cara Dillon-The Parting Glass-Hill of Thieves-Proper

Franco Morone-Geordie/Johnny Barleycorn-Road Lisdoonvarna


Malinky-The Road Tae Drumleman-Flower and Iron-Grn Trax

Ron Cody-Snow on the Hills-The Talking Rake-Disc

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

Lunasa-Lady Ellen-Redwood-Green Linnet


John Whelan-Tracks in the Snow-Come to Dance-Narada

Manus Luny/Andy Stewart-Nil si nGRA-Fire in the Glen-Shanachie

Cara Dillon-The Lass of Glenshee-Hill of Thieves-Proper

John Doyle-The Old Bush/Expect the Unexpected-Wayward Son-Compass


Dougie MacLean-Broken Wings-The Essential Dougie MacLean-Dunkeld

Lissa Schneckenburger-The Fair Maid by the Seashore-Song-Footprint

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

Annie Grace-John O’Hazeldean-Take Me Out Drinking-CD Trax


Patrick Street-Jenny Picking Cockles-Best of Patrick Street-Grn Linnet

The Voice Squad-The Bonny Irish Maid

The House Band-Hopeless Road-Rockall-Grn Linnet

Martin Hayes-Cloonagroe/West Clare Reels-Under the Moon


Bua-A mhisg a chuir an Nonag-An Spealadoir-Mad River

Old Blind Dogs-Culifhionn-Fit-Green Linnet

House  Band-Funnel Line-October Song-Green Linnet

Dougie MacLean-Turning Away-Essential-Dunkeld


House Band-The Frog in the Well/The Holy half Penny-Rockall

Cara Dillon-P Stands for Paddy I Suppose-Hill of Thieves-Proper

Dervish-Swallow Tail-Spirit-Compass






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Playlist 11-15-09

Artist – Tune – CD – Label
Duncan Chisholm – 2:50 to Vigo – Farrar –
Rachel Walker – Braighe Loch Iall – Braighe Loch Iall – Skipinnish
Bruce MacGregor – The Highlanders Revenge – 101 Reasons to Do Nothing – Skye
Julie Fowlis – Hug air a’ Bhonaidh Mhoir – Cuilidh – Shoeshine Records
Beginish – Inion an Fhaoit On nGleann – beginish – inis
The Bridies – Lilting – The Bridies –
Dervish – THe Cat She Went A-Hunting – Travelling Show – Whirling Discs
Bothy Band – The Kesh Jig/Give us a Drink of Water/The Famous Ballymote – Afterhours – Compass
Magpie Lane – A Drop of Good Beer – A Taste of Ale –
Ossian – Drunk at Night, Dry in Morning – Best of Ossian – Iona
Dubliners – All for me Grog – Best of the Original Dubliners – EMI
Jock Tamson’s Bairns – Gude Claret/Wee Hieland Laddie – May You Never Lack a Scone – Greentrax
Robin WIlliamson – The Man who Never Dreamed At All – Five Humorous Tales of Scotland and Ireland – Flying Pig
Chumbawumba – Song on the Times – English Rebel Songs 1381-1984 – ?
Bucca – Arz Dufunyans (The Awakening) – The Hole in the Harper’s Head – ?
Plethyn – Breuddwyd Glyndwr – Drws Agored – ?
Ar Log – Y gwr a’i farch/Pant Crlan yr Wyn – Ar Log I-III – Sain
Mairi Rankin – The First Pint – First Hand – Mairi Rankin
Mary Jane Lamond – Mo Nighean Donn as Boidhche – Storas – turtlemusik
Leahy – Chasing Rain – In All Things – Narada
Annie Ebrel – Dans Ar C’hi – La Nuit de Saint-Patrick – Keltia Musique
Bagad Brieg – Africa Zob – La Nuit de Saint-Patrick
Bagad Brieg – Rerond Loudeac – La Nuit de Saint-Patrick
Alan Stivell – Tri Martolod – La Nuit de Saint-Patrick – Keltia Musique
Hevia – Tanzila – Al Otro Lado (The Other Side) – Higher Octave

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Samhain special, 11/1/09

All kinds of witchy, ghosty, spooky songs and tunes!

Artist – Tune – CD – Label
Patrick Ball – Sheebeg, Sheemore (Si bheag, Si Mhor) – Celtic Harp – Fortuna Records
A Soul Cake – The Armstrongs – ? – ?
Mason Daring – Return to Roan Inish 1 (Mist Covered Mountain/Shores of Lough Gowna) – The Secret of Roan Inish – Rounder
Robin Williamson – The Kintail Witches – Five Humorous Tales of Scotland & Ireland –
Stan Rogers – The Witch of the Westmorland – Between the Breaks… Live! – Fogarty’s Cove Music
Oak, Ash, and Thorn – Marrow Bones – Out on a Limb – Tosspot Records
Dervish – I Buried Me Wife and Danced on Top of Her – Playing with Fire – Kells Music
Solas – The Unquiet Grave – Sunny Spells and Scattered Showers – Shanachie
Ed Miller – Burke & Hare – Live at the Cactus Cafe – Wellfield Records
The Pogues – Worms – If I Should Fall From Grace with God – Island
Old Blind Dogs – Ritual – The World’s Room – Green Linnet
Ed Miller – The Prince of Darkness – Lowlander – Wellfield
Tommy Makem – Emain Macha – Ancient Pulsing – Red Biddy
The Iron Horse – The Eight-step Waltz – Thro’ Water, Earth, and Stone – KRL Lochshore
Loreena McKennitt – Stolen Child – Elemental – Quinlan Road
Fiddler’s Bid – Da White Wife – Naked & Bare – Greentrax
Old Blind Dogs – The Cruel Sister – Live – Lochshore
Maddy Prior & Tim Hart – False Knight on the Road – Summer Solstice – Shanachie
Phil Cunningham – Ceilidh Funk (aka Tam Lin Reel) – The Palomino Waltz – Green Linnet
Pam Swan – Dance to your Shadow – Dance to your Shadow – Evil Twin
Mantis – Graves Torment – Mystic – ?
Andy M. Stewart – The Land o’ the Leal – Man in the Moon – Green Linnet
Battlefield Band – Bad Moon Rising/Rising Moon Reel – Home Ground – Temple
Baka Beyond – Wandering Spirit – east to west – Narada

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