May 12, 2016
When you're down and out, the weather's bad, or your just not in the mood to face another day of work, there's nothing like Celtic music to lift you up. So let today's show get deep inside you and rescue from the monotony of the world with indie Irish and Celtic music from We Banjo 3, Kennedy's Kitchen, Bow Triplets, Mabon, The Secret Commonwealth, New Shilling, Dave Wilson and Willie B., Culann's Hounds, Dun Aengus, Clan of Celts, Steel Clover, River Drivers, Syr, Colleen Raney.
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0:26 "The Bunch of Green Rushes/Salt Creek" by We Banjo 3 from Gather the Good
4:58 "Blackberry Blossom/The Drunken Landlady" by Kennedy's Kitchen from The Birds Upon the Trees
8:17 "Past the Point of Rescue" by Bow Triplets from Secret Signs
11:35 "File Under Biddley" by Mabon from OK Pewter
19:36 "Dubhachas (I'll Dream of Times Like This)" by The Secret Commonwealth from Last Call
23:46 CELTIC MUSIC NEWS
25:42 "Amanda Lynn/Ponerosa Cone Chucker/Bridgewater Corners" by New Shilling from Irishtown Sessions
30:20 "Down from Newfoundland" by Dave Wilson and Willie B. from Far From Home
33:44 "The Carlow Set: Monaghan Twig/O'neill's March/Follow Me Up to Carlow/Brian" by Culann's Hounds from Year of the Dog
39:41 "The Banks of the Roses" by Dun Aengus from Fortified
42:14 CELTIC FEEDBACK
43:11 "Please Don't Send Me Home" by Clan of Celts from Single
47:18 "Rocky Road to Dublin" by Steel Clover from In the Celtic Spirit
49:08 "Cumann na mBan" by River Drivers from Single
52:22 "I Drove My Father to Drink" by Syr from Home
56:40 "Stand Up for Love" by Colleen Raney from Here This Is Home
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