Archive for April, 2012



Kim Robertson-Poor Wayfaring Stranger-Searching for Lambs-Gourd

Maighread & Triona ni Dhomhnaill-Pill a Ruin-Between the Two Lights-Hummingbird

Maire Breatnach-The Swans at Coole-Fiddler’s Green-Blix Records


Cara Dillon-Donald of Glencoe-Cara Dillon-Rough Trade

Steve Baughman-Cullen Bay-Drop of the Pure-Tall Tree

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

Iann Carr & Karen Tweed-Maria-Fyace-Compass


Alasdair Fraser-Theme for Scotland-Dawn Dance-Culburnie

Connie Dover-Cantus-Somebody-Taylor Park

Franco Morone-Lord Inchiquin-Road to Lisdoonvarna-Rough Trade

The Voice Squad-Down in Yon Forest-Good People All-Shanachie


Genticorum-La Gromdeuse Opossum-La Bibournoise-Musician

Joe McKenna-Rowesome’s/The Baltimore Fancy-The Low Whistle-Shanachie

Meav-Newry Boat Song-Silver Sea

Shelly Phillips-The Clergy’s Lamentation-The Faire Round-Gourd


Sean Doyle-Fiddler of Dooney-The Light and the half light-Compass

Ensemble Galilei-The Oyster Catcher and the Actress-Mystic and the Muse-Dorian

Delores Keene/John Faulkner-The Wee Weaver-Sail Og Rua-Green Linnet

Aidan O’Rourke-Hinba-Scottish Arts Council


Voice Squad-Mairead ni Dhomhnaill-Traveler’s Prayer-Shanachie

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

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

Jeff Moore-King of the Pipers-The Dove’s Perch-Fleagull


Orla-Aililiu na Gamhra-The Water is Wide-Manhatten Records

Old Blind Dogs-Culifionn-Fit-Green Linnet


McGoldrick & McSherry-Ornette’s Trip to Belfast-At First Sight-Compass

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









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Artist – Tune – CD – Label


Bruce MacGregor & Christine Hanson – The Irish Lass/Miss Buchanan of Cambusmore/Mrs. A. MacGlashan – Kissin’ is the Best of A’ – Brechin All Records

Julie Fowlis – Wind and Rain – Uam [From Me] – Shoeshine Records

Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker, John Doyle – Edinburgh Rock – Live – independent

Brian oHeadhra – Fathainn – An t-Allt – Brechin All Records


Brian oHeadhra – segment of interview recorded at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, January 2012


At First Light – The Magnificent Six – Idir – Compass

Altan – Seolta Geala – Gleann Nimhe [The Poison Glen] – Compass

Guidewires – King of the Scals – independent

Comas – The Rambling Irishman/Plevin Jig – Comas – Mad River Records


Joe Aitken – Wee China Pig – Festival Favorites – independent

Ross Ainslie & Jarlath Henderson – Old – Partners in Crime – Vertical Records

The Paul McKenna Band – Terror Time – Stem the Tide – Mad River


Genticorum – Galope Doux Bedon – Nagez Rameurs – Roues et Arches

Genticorum – Genticorum – Le Galarneau – Roues et Arches

Pascal Gemme – where songs come from – interviewed at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, February 2012

Genticorum – Quand chus parti du Canada/Grand Reel Raccourci – Nagez Rameurs – Roues et Arches


Anam – Tine Gheal – Tine Gheal – Linn Records

Breabach – Glasgow of the Big Shops – Bann – Breabach Records

Skipinnish – Puirt a Beul – Ceilidh Show – Skipinnish Records

Clanadonia – Tu-Bardh – Clanadonia – independent


Boiled in Lead – The SPanish Lady – From the Ladle to the Grave – Atomic Theory

Manran – Fingal’s Cave/Reels – Manran – Manran Records

Future Trad Collective – Strike the House Down – Future Trad Collective – Vertical Records

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