Archive for February, 2010



Altan-Comb your Hair/Gweebara Bridge-2nd Aniversary Celebration

Mureann Nic Amhaoibh-Isle of Malachy-Day Break-Compass

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


John Doyle-Sally Grier-Exiles Return-Compass

Guidewires-Marbh Ban-Live-The Arts Council

Kathleen MacIness-I arose early one May morning-Summer Dawn-GrnTrax

bua-The Shepherd-an spealador-Mad River Label


Grada/Nicola Joyce-The Butcher Boy-Natural Angle-Compass

Steve Byrne-Leavin Angus in the Morning-GrnTrax

Rod Patterson-Guidwife Coont the Lawin-Songs from the Bottom Drawer-GrnTrax


Lissa Schneckenburger-Aoife’s/Coleman’s March-Foot Print

Maddy Prior-Twankydillo-Ravenchild-Park Records

bua-The Pipe on the Hob/Winnie Hayes-an spealadoir-Mad River Label

Pauline Scanlon-Rain & Snow-Hush-Compass


Jim Malcolm-Highland Mary-Acquaintance-Beltane Records

Grada-Five Jumps-Natural Angle-Compass

Sean Keane-Meeting is a Pleasure-Turn a Phrase-Kells Music


Murireann Nic Amhlaoibh-Free & Easy-Daybreak-Compass

Guidewires-Tavanagh-Live-Arts Council

Pauline Scalon-The Flower of Magherally-O-Hush-Compass

Laurence Nugent-Hector the Hero-Two for Two

bua-A mhisg a chuir an Nollaig oimn-an spealadoir-Mad River


Cathy Ryan-Slan Abhaille-Cathy Ryan-Shanachie

Kathleen MacIness-A Mhic Iain-Summer Dawn-Grn Trx

Nomos-Weary Wanderer-Set You Free-Grn Linnet

La Birbournoise-La Girondeuse opossum-Genticorum


Jim Malcolm/Old Blind Dogs-Battle of Waterloo-The World’s Room

Tony McManus-The Lochaber Dance/Chole’s Passion-The Maker’s Mark-Compass

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Today’s show featured music and interviews obtained during Tim’s trip to Glasgow for the Celtic Connections music festival.  There’s a lot more to come in future weeks!


Duncan Chisholm – Lorient Mornings/2:50 to Vigo – recorded at St Andrews in the Square, 30 Jan 2010

Calum Alex MacMillan – ‘Se tir mo ruin-sa Ghaidhealtachd – Taladh nan Cuantan – Skipinnish

Catriona MacDonald – Gibbie’s Reel Set – Over the Moon – Peerie Angel Productions

Griogair Labhruidh – Oran do’n Mhorairne – Dai-riata – Dunach Records


Galician Piper – recorded on Buchanan Street, Glasgow

Brian O hEadhra – intro for Taladh Na Neinne Guirme – recorded at CC Festival Club

MacGregor, Brechin, O hEadhra – Taladh Na Beinne Guirme – Sonas – Brechin All Records

Bruce MacGregor – recorded at CC Festival CLub

Bruce MacGregor – The Highlander’s Revenge – 101 Reasons to Do Nothing – MacMeanmna


Humorous Songs of Scotland, hosted by Ishbel MacAskill – recorded live at Universal Folk Club, Glasgow – with Joe Aitken, Seanaigh MacIntyre, Duncan MacNab


Phil Cunningham – Story of “The Gingerhog” – recorded in the Royal Concert Hall cafeteria

Third-year students from the RSAMD School of Scottish Music, recorded live in the Strathclyde Suite, part of “The Future of our Past Goes Large” concert performance


Mary Ann Kennedy and Na Seoid – Chunna Mise mo Leannan – Na Seoid – Watercolour Muisc

Rachel Walker – Air Chall – Air Chall [Lost] – Skipinnish Records

James Graham – Air an Traigh – Greisean Greine – Skipinnish

Na h-Ogainaich – Mal na Mara – Gun Stad – Macmeanmna


King Chiaullee – instrumental set – recorded at The Old Fruitmarket

King Chiaullee – Manx vocal set – recorded live

Pennou Skoulm – instrumental set – live at Fruitmarket

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Valentines Day   The Celtic Love Song



Duncan Chisholm-The Farley Bridge-Farrah

Bothy Band-Do You Love an Apple-Best of the Bothy Band

Cahy Ryan-Lovely Willie-The Music of What Happens

Colm O’Dannel-With a Love thats True-Rocks of Bawn

Niamh Parsons-Onc I LOved with Fond Affection


Jim Malcolm-The Shearing-The First Cold Day

Deanta-Willie & Mary-Whisper of a Secret

Danny Carnahan/Robin Petrie-Glenlogie-Journeys of the Heart

Janet Harrison-Love’s Comfort-Harpestry

Kate Rusby/Kathryn Roberts-Ned on the Hill-Ruby & Roberts


Mary Black-Fare thee Well my own True Love-Collected

Cedric Smith-Carrickfergus

Moira Craig-How can ye gang Lassie-Traditional Love Songs

Robbie O’Connel-A Week before Easter-Close to the Bone


Rankin Sisters-Jimmy Mo Mhile a Stor-Tears of Stone

Voice Squad-A Stor Mo Chroi-Good People All

Alasdair Fraser-Sally Mo Ghrah-Dawn Dance

Rod Patterson-A Red Red Rose-Songs from the Bottom Drawer


Maddy Prior-Man is for the Woman made-Hang Up Sorrows and Care

Aileen Car-Silken Snood-Traditional Love Songs

J. Francise-Ballade-Music from Celtic Brittany


Colm O’Donnel-A Lover’s Heart-Rocks of Bawn

Dougie MacLean-This Love will Carry-Singing Land

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