#13: Irish & Celtic Music from Karen Mal, Fardaxu, Seamus Kennedy

Irish & Celtic music from Karen Mal, Fardaxu, Seamus Kennedy, Kevin Behan, Boru's Ghost, The Tea Merchants, Brothers 3, Jed Marum, Thomas “Doc” Grauzer, Queen's Gambit, Empty Hats, The Wicked Tinkers, Canned Haggis, Marc Gunn. Shownotes at celticmusicpodcast.com/013

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This Week in Celtic Music

0:05 “Dark-Eyed Sailor” by Karen Mal from Dark-Eyed Sailor

6:09 “El Pericote” by Fardaxu from Revolucion Celta

9:09 “Air-Fa-La-La-Lo” by Seamus Kennedy from Favorite Selections

13:42 “The Lonesome Boatman” by Kevin Behan from Celtic Heart

17:28 “The Pawn” by Boru's Ghost from Rites of Passage

21:51 “High Fiddle Reels” by The Tea Merchants from The Tea Merchants

27:00 “Toss de Feddah” by Brothers 3 from The Journey That Lies Before

32:00 “Drill Ye Tarriers” by Jed Marum from Soul of a Wanderer

34:58 “Farewell to Whisky” by Thomas “Doc” Grauzer from Infernal Harp Racket

40:20 “Johnny Jump Up” by Queen's Gambit from Pawn to King Four

43:45 “The Night Visitor's Song” by Empty Hats from Captured

46:43 “Caber Feidh” by The Wicked Tinkers from Whisky Supper

50:01 “Rosin the Beau” by Canned Haggis from Rough Draft

55:25 “Parting Glass” by Marc Gunn from Soul of a Harper

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#12: Irish & Celtic Music from Trinity River Whalers, Barleyjuice, The Killdares

Irish & Celtic music from Mrs. Ferris's Pighouse Collection, Barleyjuice, The Killdares, Piper's Creek, Trinity River Whalers, Poor Man's Fortune, The Makem and Spain Brothers, Sarah Dinan, Ed Miller, Brobdingnagian Bards, The Muses, Bedlam Bards, Michael Murphy and The River Shannon Band. Shownotes at celticmusicpodcast.com/012

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* Meantime, check out the Cleveland Celtic Podcast

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This Week in Celtic Music

“Wedding reel / Maid behind the bar / Gravel walk” by Mrs. Ferris's Pighouse Collection

“All For Me Grog” by  Barleyjuice from Barleyjuice

“September” by The Killdares from Any Given Element

“Cliffs of Moher/Brest St Marc/Donald Michael Coleman's/Father's Fancy” by Piper's Creek

“Botany Bay” by Trinity River Whalers from Knotty Tales

“The Flight Attendant / Tom Billy's / Tommy Peoples” by Poor Man's Fortune from Blow Hard

“Donegal” by The Makem and Spain Brothers from The Makem and Spain Brothers Live

“Newry Highwayman” by Sarah Dinan from From the Ashes

“Gie the Fiddler a Dram” by Ed Miller from Many's the Fine Tale

“Lily the Pink” by Brobdingnagian Bards from Brobdingnagian Fairy Tales

“Maiden's Revenge” by The Muses from Passing Time

“Ballad of Joss” by Bedlam Bards from On the Drift

“Irish Rover (live)” by Michael Murphy and The River Shannon Band

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#11: Irish & Celtic Music from Switchback, Paisley Close, Ceann

Irish & Celtic music from Seamus Kennedy, Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer, Heather Dale, Switchback, Trinity River Whalers, Paisley Close, Amadan, The Jolly Rogues, Brobdingnagian Bards, Green Tea, Ceann, Wicked Tinkers, Jayah, The Black Irish, Iad Fein. Shownotes at celticmusicpodcast.com/011

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Notes

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* The Celtic Music Awards were a tremendous success. I haven't tabulated the results yet, but we had thousands of submissions. So I'm glad I have a month to go!

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* DUBLIN INTRODUCES ‘PODCASTS': Dublin Tourism has launched the first in a series of “podcasts” or “iWalks” audio guides which can be downloaded from http://www.visitdublin.com on to an iPod or MP3 player. The “iWalks” tell the story of Dublin as narrated by its author, historian and artist Pat Liddy.

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This Week in Celtic Music

0:06 “Belfast Town” by Seamus Kennedy from Favourite Selections

5:17 “Catch a Cat” by Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer from Thumb Twiddling

8:00 “Black Fox” by Heather Dale from The Road to Santiago

11:09 “Banshee's Jigs” Switchback from Bolinree

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16:20 “Galway Farmer” by Trinity River Whalers from Knotty Tales

20:35 “He Moved Through the Faire” by Paisley Close from All On A Day

28:09 “Smuggler's Run” by Amadan from Hell-Bent 4 Victory

31:22 “The Bonny Ship the Diamond” by The Jolly Rogues from Captain Billy's Privateers

34:24 “Big Strong Man” by Brobdingnagian Bards from Songs of Ireland

37:10 “Rakes Medley” by Green Tea from All Ages

45:47 “We Could Get the Girls” by Ceann from Almost Irish

50:22 “Birds – The Hen's March / The Seagull / The Geese in the Bog” by Wicked Tinkers from Whisky Supper

53;46 “Erin Go Bragh” by Jayah from First Cracked Egg

58:15 “Kerry's Not Irish” by The Black Irish

1:02:23 “Mingulay Boat Song” by Iad Fein from Celtic Song & Story

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#10: Irish & Celtic Music from Blaggards, Highland Reign, The Patched Hats

Irish & Celtic music from Celtic Stone, Amadan, Stonecircle, Ceann, Brobdingnagian Bards, Serious Kitchen, The Patched Hats, Cluan, Murder the Stout, Highland Reign, Blaggards, Bow Triplets. Shownotes at celticmusicpodcast.com/010

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Notes

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* Grab a pint and join me in this week's: “Dance as if no one were watching,
Sing as if no one were listening, And live every day as if it were your last.” If you have a favorite toast, please email it to me.

* Vicki Swan started a new podcast for the Scottish Smallpipes. If you don't have smallpipes, you can use a highland chanter to start.

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* Pub rock set. Check out Paddy Rock Radio.

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This Week in Celtic Music

0:07 “Drowsy Maggie” by Celtic Stone from Digital Flashbacks

3:34 “Johnny Cope/Green Groves of Erin” by Amadan from Hell-Bent 4 Victory

7:31 “Martinmass Wind” by Stonecircle from Winter Sky

13:05 “Almost Irish” by Ceann from Almost Irish

20:37 “Tolkien (The Hobbit & Lord of the Rings)” by Brobdingnagian Bards, Celtic Weddings from A Celtic Renaissance Wedding and from Memories of Middle Earth

23:39 “Seven Little Gypsies” by Serious Kitchen from On the Mash

30:29 “Spancil Hill” by The Patched Hats from Steppin' Large and Laughin' Easy

34:27 “The Galacian Set” by Cluan from The High Road

42:24 “Whiskey in the Jar” by Murder the Stout from Murder the Stout

46:36 “Camden Town” by Highland Reign from My Roots Are Rockin

49:55 “Bog Songs” by Blaggards from Standards

55:41 “Never Too Early” by Heidi, Stef & Bow Triplets from Never Too Earl

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#9: Irish & Celtic Music from Tears for Beers, Stonering, Don Grieve

Enjoy awesome indie Irish & Celtic Music from Tears for Beers, Bow Triplets, Ed Miller, Cady Finlayson, Brobdingnagian Bards, Rise, Cluan, Don Grieve, Clandestine, Sligo Rags, Stonering, Fathom, Athas, Carl Peterson. celticmusicpodcast.com/009

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This Week in Celtic Music

0:07 “Ye Jacobites By Name” Tears for Beers from Cracky Bones

7:20 “Here's a Great Night” by Bow Triplets from Never Too Early

9:57 “A Bottle of the Best” by Ed Miller from Generations of Change

13:20 “O'Dowd's Favorite” by Cady Finlayson from Harp and Shamrock

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· Support for Nathan Warmack's Right to Wear his Kilt

18:42 “Old Dun Cow” by Brobdingnagian Bards from Brobdingnagian Fairy Tales

22:40 “Cold Glencoe” by Rise from Uncertain Wonders
and also from The Secret World of Celtic Rock

27:47 “The Butlers of Glen Avenue” by Cluan from The High Road

31:35 “A Man's A Man For A' That” by Don Grieve from A Drop O'The Best

35:06 “Peggy” by Clandestine from To Anybody At All

38:44 “The Jolly Beggar” by Sligo Rags from The Night Before the Morning After

44:19 “Beer, Beer, Beer” by Stonering from Samhain

48: 26 “Battle of Ballylochlan” by Fathom from Celtic Rocks

52:18 “Dance of the Honeybees” by Athas

Grab a pint and join me in this week's toast from Jeff Donald. “For every wound, a balm. For every sorrow, cheer. For every storm, a calm. For every thirst, a beer.” If you have a favorite toast, please email it to me, marc@thebards.net.

59:42 “Auld Lang Syne” by Carl Peterson from There Was A Lad: Songs of Robert Burns

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#8: Irish & Celtic Music from Flook, The Barley Boys, Pol Mac Adaim

Irish & Celtic Music from Bow Triplets, Niamh Parsons, The Tea Merchants, Amadan, Flook, Willie McCulloch, Avalon Rising, Rimbo, Gan Fidil, The Barley Boys, Pol Mac Adaim, The Elders, Ed Miller. celticmusicpodcast.com/008

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Notes

– Announcing the 1st Annual Celtic Music Awards. Vote for your favorite Celtic music groups.

– Thanks to the Irish Culture & Customs Newsletter for spreading the word of the Celtic Music Awards.

– Grab a pint and join me in this week’s toast from Paul Stamler. ” Here's to our wives and sweethearts — may they never meet.” Send me your favorite toast.

– Inspired by Shadow Cats , a non-profit organization in Austin dedicated to helping stray and feral cats.

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This week in Celtic Music

0:04 “Walsh's Hornpipe/The Peacock's Feather” by Heidi, Stef & Bow Triplets from One Spot On Earth

5:17 “The Rigs of Rye” by Niamh Parsons from Heart’s Desire

9:36 “Chernobyl” by The Tea Merchants from The Tea Merchants

17:15 “Past & Present” by Amadan from Hell-Bent 4 Victory

26:31 “Pod:Baldy hollow/The Empty Pod” by Flook from Rubai

31:25 “Kylenagranagh” by Willie McCulloch from Auld Tales & New

33:00 “Hunt the Blarney Cat” by Avalon Rising from Storming Heaven

38:49 “My Love Is Like A Red, Red Rose” by Rimbo from Rimbosity
also from The Secret World of Celtic Rock

41:24 “Bank of Ireland/Up to your Knees/Golden Keyboard (reels)” by Gan Fidil from Gan Fidil

45:01 “Sons of Molly” by The Barley Boys from The Days of Abundence

51:19 “If We Don’t Help Them Now” by Pol Mac Adaim from If We Don’t Help Them Now

55:39 “Men of Erin” by The Elders from American Wake

1:02:26 “The Wide Rio Grand” by Ed Miller from Many’s the Fine Tale

#7: Irish & Celtic Music from Sarah Dinan, The Tea Merchants, 3 Pints Gone

Indie Celtic music from The Tea Merchants, Sarah Dinan, Michael Murphy and The River Shannon Band, Cairde na Gael, The Slip, Keltic Kaleidoscope, Emerald Rose, Brothers 3, Rimbo, EJ Jones, Raymond McCullough, Shays Rebellion, Marc Gunn, Cady Finlayson, 3 Pints Gone.  celticmusicpodcast.com/007/

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Grab a pint and join me in this week's toast. “Here's to a long life and a merry one. A quick death and an easy one. A pretty girl and an honest one. A cold pint– and another one!” Send me your favorite toast.

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This Week in Celtic Music

0:04 “The High Fiddle Reels” by The Tea Merchants from The Tea Merchants

6:31 “Flower of Magherally ‘O” by Sarah Dinan from From the Ashes

9:07 “Rocky Road to Dublin” by Michael Murphy and The River Shannon Band from Michael Murphy and The River Shannon Band

12:56 “Unquiet Grave” by Cairde na Gael from Cairde na Gael

16:09 “The Wedding Reel/Drunken Land” The Slip from free MP3s demos from Croatia

21:00 “Johnny Michael Dew” Keltic Kaleidoscope from Some Keltik Some Knot

22:33 “Irish Heartbeat” by Emerald Rose from Archives of Ages to Come

25:35 “Toss de Feddahs” by Brothers 3 from The Journey That Lies Before

31:53 “The Scotsman Unbound” by Rimbo with Brobdingnagian Bards from Rimbosity

35:14 “The Willow Reels” EJ Jones from The Willow

38:36 “Prayer for Ireland” by Raymond McCullough from Into Jerusalem

44:29 “No Escape” by Shays Rebellion from Uprising

49:22 “The Barrel Song” by Marc Gunn from Soul of a Harper

51:45 “Lannigan's Ball/Rambling Pitchfork/Tar Road to Sligo” by Cady Finlayson from Harp and Shamrock

56:54 “Irish Blessing ” by 3 Pints Gone from Health to the Company

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#6: Irish & Celtic Music from StoneRing, Moch Pryderi, Enter the Haggis

Indie Celtic music from Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer, StoneRing, Moch Pryderi, Enter the Haggis, The Patched Hats, Seelie Court, Eric Benson with The Boatrights, Ali Benson, Queen's Gambit, Brobdingnagian Bards, 3 Pints Gone, Sligo Rags, Hugh Morrison, Angel's Share, The Rogues.
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This week in Celtic Music

0:05 “Georgie Lad” by Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer from Thumb Twiddling

7:57 “Wild Colonial Boy” by StoneRing from Samhain

12:40 “Swan-An Alarch” by Moch Pryderi from Belly Jerk

15:16 “Music Box” by Enter the Haggis from Casulaties of Retail

21:57 “Go Down You Murderes (The Ballad of Tim Evans)” by The Patched Hats from Steppin' Large and Laughlin' Easy

25:22 “The Night Before Larry Was Stretched” by Seelie Court from The Court Is Now In Session

27:58 “Stand Your Ground” by Eric Benson with The Boatrights from StoneWork

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· Toast of the Week: “Here's to you and here's to me. May we never disagree. But if we do, screw you here's to me!”

34:03 “She Moved Thru the Faire” by Ali Benson

37:50 “Johnny Jump Up” by Queen's Gambit from Pawn to King Four

41:00 “The Unicorn Song” by Brobdingnagian Bards from Songs of Ireland

44:25 “Highland Paddy” by 3 Pints Gone from One More Round

· Pocket History of Irish Music

50:44 “The Irish Rover” by Sligo Rags from The Night Before the Morning After

55:02 “Shandwick Bay” by Hugh Morrison from Far From Home

57:29 “Green Grow the Rashes” by Angel's Share from A Wee Dram

01:02:57 “An Dro” by The Rogues from RogueTrip


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