#156: Open the Gates of Celtic Music

Irish Celtic music from Poitin, Michael Albert & Henry Lebedinsky, Adam Beattie and the Consultants, Olta, The O’Carolan Songwriter Project, James Olin Oden, Haggis Rampant, Martyn Wylde, Tallymoore, LQR, Celtica Pipes Rock, The Buachaills, Sligo Rags. www.celticmusicpodcast.com

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Trad Music Tour of Ireland

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Experience a traditional Irish music tour that will help you discover the very best in Irish music through recitals, sessions and demonstrations featuring some of the greatest names in traditional music in Ireland today including renowned composer Peadar O’Riada (Oh-Ree-Id-ah), Donnchadh {Done – eh- cah} Gough {Goff} from the band Danu, and Jack Talty a well-known concertina player. You will meet popular traditional Irish dance instructor Timmy ‘The Brit’ McCarthy and learn a few steps yourself.

Enjoy 9 nights and see such sites as Gougane Barra and Blarney Castle in Cork, The Dingle Peninsula in Kerry and the magnificent Cliffs of Moher to name but a few.

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Poitin-Wish

This Week in Celtic Music

0:57
“Set of the Gates” by Poitin
from Wish (2014) on iTunes

6:27
“Martin Wynne’s Set” by Michael Albert & Henry Lebedinsky
from Earl’s Chair (2010) on iTunes

11:05
“A Song of One Hundred Years” by Adam Beattie and the Consultants
from Songs of one hundred years (2012) on iTunes

14:51
“Byker Hill” by Olta
from Step It Out (2014) on iTunes

17:25
“Ode to Whiskey” by The O’Carolan Songwriter Project
from O’carolan Songwriter (2013) on iTunes

21:07
Celtic Music News

25:24
“The Flip Flop Song/Mrs. McLeod’s” by James Olin Oden
from The Craic is Free (2013) on iTunes

31:12
“Beastie Breaks Out” by Haggis Rampant
from The Silver Glens on iTunes

33:35
“The Road to Dunmore” by Martyn Wylde
from Minstrel’s Lament (2009) on iTunes

37:13
“South Australia” by Tallymoore
from Tallymoore (2013) on iTunes

40:38
Voicemail Messages

43:25
“Black Mining Co.” by LQR
from A Taste of Liquor (2014)

47:00
“Cape Horn” by Celtica Pipes Rock!
from Oceans of Fire (2012) on iTunes

50:26
“You Couldn’t Have Come at a Better Time” by The Buachaills
from At your Call (May 2014) on iTunes

57:06
“In the Town of Ballybay” by Sligo Rags
from Roll Me Down the Mountain

Sligo Rags - Roll Me Down the Mountain

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#155: The Great St Patrick’s Day Music Playlist Extravaganza 2014

This is the great St. Patrick’s Day music playlist with Irish Celtic music from Jimi McRae, NUA, Jonathan Ramsey, Scotland Rising, Tiller’s Folly, Earl’s Chair, Marc Gunn & Jamie Haeuser, banna de dha, The Stubby Shillelaghs, Jamie Laval And Ashley Broder, Maggie Drennon, The Sorry Lot, Friday Frolics, Tallymoore, Fenian Sons, Chrissy Crowley, Deborah Henriksson, Black 47, Bourbon & Shamrocks, The Gleasons, Jamie Smith’s MABON, Abby Green. www.celticmusicpodcast.com

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Trad Music Tour of Ireland

Today’s show is brought to you by The Irish Tourism Group’s Traditional Music Tours of Ireland

See Ireland the right way with a traditional Irish music tour that will help you discover the very best in Irish music through recitals, sessions and demonstrations featuring some of the greatest names in traditional music in Ireland today including renowned composer and producer Peadar O’Riada, Donnchadh Gough from the band Danu and Jack Talty a well-known concertina player, composer and producer. In Ballyvourney you will meet popular traditional Irish dance instructor Timmy ‘The Brit’ McCarthy and learn a few steps yourself.

Experience 9 nights’ quality hotel accommodation, 15 meals, site entrance fees, transport in a luxury touring coach and a qualified and experienced tour guide throughout. See such sites as Gougane Barra and Blarney Castle in Cork, The Dingle Peninsula in Kerry and the magnificent Cliffs of Moher to name but a few.

To book: Get in touch with IrishTourism directly on tollfree 1877 298 7205 or online at www.irishtourism.com/celticmusicpodcast. Don’t forget to mention that you heard about this tour through Celtic Music Podcast.

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Some St. Patrick’s Day Music Features

Jimi McRae - Last King of Pictland

This Week in Celtic Music

“Songs from the Western Seaboard” by Jimi McRae
from Last King of Pictland (2014)

“The Dark Road” by NUA
from BOLD (2013)
Hometown: Toronto, Canada

“Leaving of Liverpool” by Jonathan Ramsey
from Wellie Races, The Sea, The Ditch, and Sundry Other Place Irish Music Ought Not Go (2013)

“Desert Reels” by Scotland Rising
from Out of the Ashes

“Death and Taxes” by Tiller’s Folly
from A Ripple in Time and Go The Road (2012)

“Liz Power” by Earl’s Chair
from Earl’s Chair (2010)

“A Stor Mo Chroi” by Marc Gunn & Jamie Haeuser
from How America Saved Irish Music

“Paddy Ryan’s Dream / Paddy Fahey’s No. 1 / The Shetland Fiddler” by banna de dhá (Band of Two)
from Band of Two (2013)

“Bound for Virginia” by The Stubby Shillelaghs
from Celtic-American (2013)

“Jig Jag” by Jamie Laval And Ashley Broder
from Zephyr in the Confetti Factory and Best Of The Irish & Celtic Music Podcast

“Roisin Dubh” by Maggie Drennon
from Just Now

“Hills of Connemara” by The Sorry Lot
from The Sorry Lot

“Spanish Omelette” by Friday Frolics
from Friday Frolics (2014)

“Smashing the Van” by Tallymoore
from Tallymoore (2013)

“Enniskillen Dragoons” by Fenian Sons
from 617 (2013)

“Trundles” by Chrissy Crowley
from Last Night’s Fun (2013)

“Lagan Love” by Deborah Henriksson
from The Heart’s Cry (2012)

“St Patrick’s Day” by Black 47
from Last Call (2014)

“As I Roved Out” by Bourbon & Shamrocks
from Shock & ARRRR! (2014)

“Connemara’s Callin’” by The Gleasons
from Let It Go (2013)

“The Joy of Lowenna” by Jamie Smith’s MABON
from Windblown (2012)

“Parting Glass” by Abby Green
from Einini

Jamie Smith's MABON - Windblown

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#154: Free St Patrick’s Day Music Playlist of 2014

The free St. Patrick’s Day music playlist of 2014 features Irish Celtic music from Rathkeltair, Baroque & Hungry, Gwilym Morus, Kevin McCormack, The Gothard Sisters, Jack Carey, Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer, Telenn Tri, Burning Bridget Cleary, The Tea Merchants, Marc Gunn, The Rogues, The Shams, Finvarra, La Unica, Heather Dale, The Fire Inside. www.celticmusicpodcast.com

The Celtic Music Magazine is pleased to offer ALL of these songs for FREE thanks to the generosity of these artists. Head over to 17 Free Celtic MP3 Downloads for St. Patrick’s Day 2014 to download these great songs after March 14, 2014!

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Trad Music Tour of Ireland

Today’s show is brought to you by The Irish Tourism Group’s Traditional Music Tours of Ireland

See Ireland the right way with a traditional Irish music tour that will help you discover the very best in Irish music through recitals, sessions and demonstrations featuring some of the greatest names in traditional music in Ireland today including renowned composer and producer Peadar O’Riada, Donnchadh Gough from the band Danu and Jack Talty a well-known concertina player, composer and producer. In Ballyvourney you will meet popular traditional Irish dance instructor Timmy ‘The Brit’ McCarthy and learn a few steps yourself.

Experience 9 nights’ quality hotel accommodation, 15 meals, site entrance fees, transport in a luxury touring coach and a qualified and experienced tour guide throughout. See such sites as Gougane Barra and Blarney Castle in Cork, The Dingle Peninsula in Kerry and the magnificent Cliffs of Moher to name but a few.

To book: Get in touch with IrishTourism directly on tollfree 1877 298 7205 or online at www.irishtourism.com/celticmusicpodcast

Don’t forget to mention that you heard about this tour through Celtic Music Podcast.

Notes:

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Some Great Irish Resources for St. Patrick’s Day.

 

This Week in Celtic Music

0:56
“The Ballad of Colonel John Macintosh” by Rathkeltair
from 8

6:08
“The Road to Lisdoonvarna” by Baroque & Hungry
from Mended

8:11
“Eryri” by Gwilym Morus
from Awena

10:34
“Come My Little Son” by Kevin McCormack
from An Emigrant’s Letter

14:27
“Flying Sails” by The Gothard Sisters
from Compass

17:10
“The Emigrants Story” by Jack Carey
from The Emigrants Story

23:29
“Rambling Shuiler” by Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer
from Red House

28:00
“An Andro” by Telenn Tri
from Telenn Tri

30:55
“Ballad of Tim Evans” by Burning Bridget Cleary
from Pressed for Time

34:57
“Frogg Polkas” by The Tea Merchants
from Gaslights Snaps

38:50
“Loch Tay Boat Song” by Marc Gunn
from Scottish Songs of Drinking & Rebellion

45:22
“Cullen Anderson” by The Rogues
from Live in Canada, Eh?

50:07
“Cruel Sister” by The Shams
from Go On Home Boys

54:52
“Kelpie-Cliffs of Moher” by Finvarra
from Finvarra

58:22
“Irish Rock Song #4″ by La Unica
from La Unica

1:01:46
“Star of the County Down” by Heather Dale
from My Celtic Heart

1:06:50
“Dulaman” by The Fire Inside
from Strike the Match

The Irish & Celtic Music Podcast was produced by Marc Gunn, The Celtfather. If you enjoyed the music you heard, support the artists in this show. Buy their music. Then tell your friends to visit CelticMusicPodcast.com