#47 – St. Patrick’s Day Celtic Music Diaspora Special #1

St Patrick's Day Celtic music from Persephone Pickers, Heather Alexander, Athas, Marc Gunn, Plaidgrass, Answer Hymn, Jed Marum, Celtic Stone, Allison Girvan, Redhill Rats, Switchback, Hair of the Dog, Bad Haggis, The McDades. www.celticmusicpodcast.com/47

Underwriting for this program is provided by…
SONG HENGE, the online archive of free
and legal Celtic music downloads.
Find out more at SongHenge.com

Do you download your podcasts by Hand?
For shame. Let iTunes do it for you.

Vote in The Celtic Top Five. Cast your vote for your favorite song in this show.
Irish Drinking Songs for Cat Lovers: Whiskers in the Jar.
Become a Member of the Irish and Celtic Music Podcast.
Join Mage Celtic Music Promotions.
Brobdingnagian Bards Tour of Ireland.
Post a review on iTunes.
Link to the Irish & Celtic Music Podcast.
– Other podcasts with Celtic music: Cleveland Celtic Podcast, Marc Gunn's Pub Songs Podcast, MarcSongs Podcast, Irish Fireside, Celtic Myth Podshow, Ayepod Scottish Traditional Music Podcast, ComhaltasLive, The Angus Sessions, Smallpiper Podcast, One Minute Irish, Paddy-Whacked Radio, and the Renaissance Festival Podcast.

Download this week's podcast.


This text will be replaced by the flash music player.

This Week:

“A Jig for River”
Persephone Pickers
from Sounds of the Verse

“March of Cambreadth”
Heather Alexander
from Midsummer

“Drowsy Maggie/Mountain Road/Tam Lin”
from Athas

“Danny Boy”
Marc Gunn – Celtic Geek Music
from Whiskers in the Jar: Irish Songs for Cat Lovers

“Rockabye Baby”
from Plaidgrass

“St. Patrick”
Answer Hymn
from Forevermore

“Drill Ye Tarriers”
Jed Marum
from The Soul of a Wanderer

“Rocky Road to Brenham”
Celtic Stone
from Digital Traditions and Victims of Irish Music

“Siul A Ruin”
Allison Girvan
from Resonance

“Tramps and Hawkers”
Redhill Rats
from Redhill Rats Demo Session

“The Wobbly Jigs”
from Bolinree

Hair of the Dog
from Release the Hounds

“Bad Haggis”
Bad Haggis
from Trip

If you enjoy the Irish and Celtic Music Podcast, subscribe to the Celtic MP3s Music Magazine. This monthly ezine will link you to artists offering free Celtic music downloads. Just visit www.celticmp3s.com to subscribe. We're changing the way you hear Celtic music.

Next time we'll have music from Emerald Rose, Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer, Sligo Rags, and Brobdingnagian Bards. Find out more about the artists in this show and in past shows by visiting us at www.celticmusicpodcast.com. While you're there, visit the link for our Celtic Music CD Store on CD Baby. And support the artists who support this podcast: buy their CDs, see their shows, and drop them an email to let them know you heard them on the Irish and Celtic Music Podcast.

If you have questions or comments, you can also drop me an email at music at celticmusicpodcast.com with CELTIC PODCAST in the subject line. And please consider adding a link to the podcast. You can find linking suggestions in the shownotes.

5. “Black Fox” by Heather Dale
4. “House Carpenter (Child Ballad #243)” by Leza Mesiah
3. “Tell Me Dancin' Beggarman Medley” by Trinity River Whalers
2. “Green Fields of France” by Christiane Cargill

1. “The Whistle Blower”
The McDades
from Bloom


#47 – St. Patrick’s Day Celtic Music Diaspora Special #1 — 1 Comment

  1. Good morning Marc, I’m just now listening to Podcast #47 (I’m a little behind with my iTunes downoads), and wanted to let you know how much I adore Heather Alexander — thanks for including her music in your show this week!

    Happy belated St. Patricks…