#101 – Best Celtic Artists for St Patrick’s Day

Music from Round the House, Merry Wives Of Windsor, The Rogues, Locklin Road, Bow Triplets, Battlelegs, Anne Roos, The Blarney Rebel Band, Anton Emery, Oona McOuat & Dream Deep, Albannach, Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer, Holly Kirby, Deep Green Light, Daphne Quigley-Freund & Tom Bradfish, Gaelic Storm, Ennis, Tania Opland & Mike Freeman, Marc Gunn, Poitin, Heidi Talbot, Sligo Rags. www.celticmusicpodcast.com/101

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This show features the Best Celtic Artists of 2010 as voted for by you last year. You can find the songs that made them so popular when you listen to the Best Celtic Music of 2010 in show #97.

This Week

“The Rolling Wave/Jimmy Ward's/Rosewood (jigs)” by Round the House
from At This Stage

“My Johnny Was A Shoemaker” by Merry Wives Of Windsor
from Tales From Windsor’s Tavern

“The Deuce” by The Rogues
from 3 lbs. of RAGE

“Lily of the West” by Locklin Road
from Waken the Echoes

“Lady Louisa Gordon” by Bow Triplets
from Secret Signs

“Settlers of Kataan” by Battlelegs
from The Soup Mages

“Jacky Tar” by Anne Roos
from Mermaids & Mariners

“The Old High Cross” by The Blarney Rebel Band
from Beneath The Surface

“Father John of Barra/Sprig of Ivy” by Anton Emery
from Noone Lasses

“Mystery” by Oona McOuat & Dream Deep
from Honey and Holy Water

“Mons Graupius March” by Albannach
from The Sub-Zero Sessions EP

“Time Out” by Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer
from Gleowein

“She Moved Through the Faire” by Holly Kirby
from The Lady and the Past

“L'uomo del caffè” by Deep Green Light
from L’uomo del caffè

“The Spanish Medley” by Daphne Quigley-Freund & Tom Bradfish
from Aoibhneas (Bliss)

“Rum Runners” by Gaelic Storm
from Cabbage

“High Up There” by Ennis
from Lessons Learned

“Merry Blacksmith/Heatehry Cruach/Paddy O'Brien's” by Tania Opland & Mike Freeman
from Cut to Rhythm

“Close Your Eyes” by Marc Gunn
from Kilted For Her Pleasure

“Bofiguifluki by Poitin
from Bofiguifluki

“Bedlam Boys” by Heidi Talbot
from In Love + Light

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“McVerry's Men (from Crossmaglen) / St. Anne's Reel / Drowsy Maggie” by Sligo Rags
from Roll Me Down the Mountain


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