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Apr 19, 2018

Fly up among the heather in show #355 of the Irish & Celtic Music Podcast with awesome Celtic music by Na Rosai, Lunasa, Claire Roche, SlipJig, IONA, Los Paddys, The Fretless, Dene Foye, Rising Gael, The Jackdaws, Finbar Furey, Marys Lane, The Prodigals, Karan Casey.

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0:03 "The Buck from the Mountain/The Golden Eagle" by Na Rosai from First Rain

3:54 "The Dregs of Birch" by Lunasa from Cas

7:41 "A Tor Mo Chroi" by Claire Roche from Songs from the Harp Room

11:35 "Peg Ryan's" by SlipJig from Leaving Plevna

14:13 "Bold Doherty" by IONA from Signature


22:27 "New Song for the Morning" by Los Paddys de Las Pampas from Come Home

27:07 "Dirty Harry" by The Fretless from The Fretless

31:00 "Up Among the Heather" by Dene Foye from For the Love of Haggis

32:47 "Home Again" by Rising Gael from IV


38:17 "Bar Fight" by The Jackdaws from Troubles

41:11 "Whiskey Come to Me On Sunday" by Finbar Furey from Colours

44:13 "Whiskeytown" by Marys Lane from Wild Unknown

47:53 "I Have Flown" by The Prodigals from Brothers

52:22 "We're Going Sailing" by Karan Casey from Seal Maiden -  A Celtic Musical

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