Archive for May, 2015



Cillian Vallely and Kevin Crawford-Man from Moyasta-Common Ground-Bally-o Records

Runa-Amhran Mhuighinse-Somewhere Along the Road-Runa Music

Grey Larsen and Paddy League-Thrush in the Straw


John Doyle and Nuala Kennedy-Cha Tig Mor Mo Bhean Dhachaigh-The Alt-Under the Arch

Cythara-Women of Ireland-Morrison’s Jig-Over the Hills and Far Away-Pluckin’ and Hammered

Teada and Brendan Begley-Cill Mhuire-Burren Backroom Series-WGBH

Matt and Shannon Heaton-Redwoods in Winter-Blue Skies Above-Heaton


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

Anna Murrey- O Co Thogas-Three Things-KRL

Hanneke Cassel-Dot the Dragon’s Eye-Do the Dragon’s Eye-Cassel Records


Runa-Farewell to Tarwathie/The Last Leviathan-Somewhere Along the Road

John Doyle and Nuala Kennedy-Geese in the Bog-The Alt

Old Blind Dogs-Bedlam Boys-Four on the Floor-Compass

Julie Fowlis-Cadal Clarach mo Luran-Every Story-Machair


Capercaille-Ailein Duinn-At the Heart of it All-Compass

Niamh ni Charra- Rhubarb and Ginger-From Both Sides-IMCD

Runa-The Foggy Dew-Somewhere Along the Road-Runa Music

Ed Miller-The Spanish Lady-Never Frae my Mind-Wellfield


Billy McComisky-Keogh’s/Maggie Lynn’s-Outside the Box-Compass

Karen Casey-The Little Drummer Girl-Exile’s Return-Compass

Matt and Sharon Heaton-Brad’s Honey Bees-Lover’s Well-Eats Records

North Cregg-There was a Maid in her Father’s Garden-Summer at my Feet-CD Trax


Tony McManus-Lady Montgomery’s Reel-Ceol More-Compass

Niamh ni Charra-Calleach An Airgid-Happy Out-Imeartas

Old Blind Dogs-Breton-Four on the Floor-Compass

Cara Dillon-Johnny Lovely Johnny-Hill of Thieves-Proper


Cythara-PJ Cunningham’s Odd Dance-Plucked and Hammered-KRL

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

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Burach-Born Tired-Born Tired-Green Trax

Mary MacIness-Cum Ar Naire-This Feeling Inside-CD Trax

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


Cassie and Maggie-Jimmy’s-Sterling Road-Cassie and Maggie

Cassie and Maggie-The King’s Shilling-Sterling Road-Cassie and Maggie

Paul McKenna Band-Darcy and Erin’s-Stem the Tide-Mad River

Wendy Stewart-All Things are Quite Silent-Standing Wave-CD Trax

Pierre Bensusan-Newman Dubh-Nice F


Matt and Shannon Heaton-Thady Casey’s-Blue Skies Above-ESL-CD

The Alt-John Doyle and Nuala Kennedy-Lovely Nancy-The Alt-Under the Arch

Altan-Maggie’s Pancakes-The Wideng Gyre-Compass

Julie Fowlis-Beautiful Ribbons-Every Story-Machair


Blazzin Fiddles-The Shoemaker-Sia-BRCD

Malinky-The Broomfield Hill-Mad River

Pierre Bensusan-Voyage to Iceland-Nice Feeling-Zebra Acoustics

Dougie MacLean-The Scythe Song-Riof-Dunkeld


Goitse-A Like for all but Love for None-Goitse

Matt and  Shannon Heaton-The Blackbird Song-Blue Skies Above

Sharon Shannon-The Mighty Sparrow-Spellbound-Green Linnet

Karen Casey and John Doyle-Sailing off to the Yankee Lands-Exiles Return-Compass


Katie McMahon-Nil Sen La-Paradign

Colleen Raney and Colm Maccarthaigh-Lord Franklin-Cuan

Patrick Street-The Winding Stairs-Made in Cork-Compass

Matt and Shannon Heaton-Bay of Biscay-Lover’s


Lochs of the Tay-Live in Glenfarg-Beltane

John Doyle and Nuala Kennedy-The Green Gowned Lass-The Alt-Under the Arch

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Al Petteway-Erin Suas a Storin -Caledon Wood-Maggie Music

Colleen Raney-Dark Eyed Sailor-Lark-Colleen Raney

Archie McAllister-Tune for Declan-Fiddler’s Rock-Skippinish


John Doyle and Karen Casey-False Lady-Exile’s Return-Compass

Hanneke Cassel-Eliana Grace-Dot the Dragon’s Eye-Cassel Records

Capercaille-Seinneam cliu nam fear ur-Roses and Tears-Compass

Steve Baughman-March de la Fromage Grande-A Drop of the Pure-Tall Tree


Mary Jane Lammond and Wendy Macissac-Air a Ghille-Tha Mo Run Seinn

Cherish the Ladies-The Cameronian Set-Out and About-Green Linnet

Jim Malcolm-The Echo Mocks the Corncrake-The Corncrake-Beltane

Old Blind Dogs-The Breton and Galician Set-Gab O Mey-Green Linnet


Callan Bridge Niall and Cillian Vallely-Muireann’s Jig-Bridge and Vallely-Compass

Julie Fowlis-Dance Dun-colored slattern-Every story-Machair

Cythara-Cunningham’s Odd Dance-Plucked and Hammered-Lochshore

The High Kings-Maire’s Wedding-The High Kings-Man Mat Tan


Blazin’ Fiddles-Mama Come to Dance-Six BRCD2013

Solas-Aililuna na Gamha-Sunny Spells-Shanachie

Hannke Cassel-Dot the Dagon’s Eye-Cassel Records

Fautus-Og’s Eye Man-Broken Down Gentlemen-Navigator Records


Duncan Chisholm-Leire’s Welcome to Cozac-Door of Saints-Copperfish

Capercaille-Nighean Dubh Nighean Donn-The Heart of it All-Vertical

Johnny Hardie and Gavin Marwick-The Snuff Wife-The Blue LampKRL

Manran-An Eala Bhan-Manran-Manran Records


Aoife Clancy-The Earl of March’s Daughter-Silvery Moon-Apple Seed

MaryJane Lammond and Wendy MacIssac-Oran an t-Saighdeir-Seinn-Factor

Cythara-Women of Ireland-Plucked and Hammered-KRL

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May set:

09:04:00 Brocelïande “Now Is the Month of Maying” from Gathering May (1993) on Studio634

09:05:00 Set break

09:07:00 The Chieftains “The Musical Priest / The Queen of May” from The Chieftains 1 (1964) on The Chieftains

09:11:21 T with the Maggies “Thugamar Fhein An Samhradh Linn” from T with the Maggies (2011) on TWM

09:15:13 Lúnasa “Bealtaine” from Lúnasa (2002) on Lunasa Records

09:19:10 Loreena McKennitt “On a Bright May Morning” from The Wind that Shakes the Barley (2010) on Quinlan Road Records

09:24:00 Set break

Beer set

09:27:17 Clannad “Cucanandy/The Jug Of Brown Ale” from Dulaman (1976) on Shanachie

09:30:25 The Original Dubliners “All for me Grog” from The Best of the Original Dubliners (2003) on EMI

09:33:27 John Cunningham “The Drovers Lads (Gillian an Drover) / The Mug of Brown Ale” from Fair Warning (2006) on Green Linnet

09:39:27 Oak, Ash, and Thorn “The Barley Mow” from Two Album CD on Tosspot

09:44:00 Set break

Cider set

09:46:15 Kammen & Swan “Son Ar Sistr” from Wild Wood (2002) on Evil Twin

09:50:05 Patrick Ball “Son ar Chistr (traditional Breton)” from The Wood of Morois (Celtic Harp) (2010) on Celestial Harmonies

09:53:16 Litha “Ready For A Jar” from Dancing of the Light (2011) on Rough Trade

09:57:00 PSA

09:59:00 Station ID

10:05:12 Steve Baughman “Trip to Ballyshannon” from Farewell To Orkney (2013) on http://www.celticguitar.com

10:07:12 Steve Baughman “Dans Keff Avec” from Life in Prism: Guitar Notes From the Inside (2010) on http://www.celticguitar.com

10:09:00 Set break

10:10:00 Promo

Dedicated to Robert Crawford

10:12:52 Bare Necessities “I Care Not for These Ladies” from English Country Dances on Varrick

10:16:52 Shira Kammen “The Little Barleycorn (Stingo)” from Ragged, Rent and Torn (2009) on Magnatune

10:22:26 Bare Necessities “Key to the Cellar” from Take a Dance on New Rounder

10:26:56 Ed Miller “More Than Just a Dram” from Lowlander (2002) on Wellfield

10:31:00 Set break

For Fran:

10:32:20 Ivan Drever & Duncan Chisholm “Snowdrops In the Rain” from The Lewis Blue (1998) on Iona Recordings

10:35:46 Duncan Chisholm “Night in That Land” from Affric (2012) on Copperfish Records

10:40:39 Andy M. Stewart “The Land o’ the Leal” from The Man In the Moon (2006) on Green Linnet

10:44:00 Set break

Breton set

10:46:46 Alan Stivell “Suite irlandaise” from ZOOM (1998) on Disques Dreyfus

10:49:51 Alan Stivell “An Alarc’h” from ZOOM (1998) on Disques Dreyfus

10:52:51 Bernard Benoit & Christophe Caron “Drouk Kinnig Neumenoiou” from 7 merveilles de la musique : Bernard Benoit on Rendez-Vous Digital

10:56:47 Jean Baron & Christian Anneix “En avant deux de St Jean Couesnon” from Musiques , chants et danses de Bretagne (Celtic music from Brittany – Keltia Musique) (1993) on Keltia Musique


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