Jun 22, 2023
Piper and singer with Fire In The Glen, Rod Nevin takes over this episode of the Irish & Celtic Music Podcast #611
Fire in the Glen, Corey Purcell, Arise & Go, Sean Heely & Colin McGlynn, Hamish and Fin Moore, Chris Gray, Kalos, Old Blind Dogs, Brass Lassie, Sylvia Platypus, Tim Cummings, Iain MacHarg, and Elias Alexander
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0:06 - Fire In The Glen "Whup Jamboree" from Cutting Bracken
3:42 - WELCOME
6:00 - Corey Purcell "Jock Stuart” from Undaunted
10:43 - Arise and Go “The Sound of Sleat: Wee Michael’s March / Lord MacDonald’s / The Sound of Sleat” from Meeting Place
16:37 - Sean Heely & Colin McGlynn "Shetland: Christmas Day I'da Mornin' / Sleep soond I'da mornin' / Da New Rigged Ship / Donald Blue" from Homeport ~ Port na Dachaigh
20:47 - Hamish and Fin "Fin Moore & Sarah Hoy - Jimmy 'n' Jigs" from The Piper and the Maker II ~ Celebrating C
25:52 - FEEDBACK
30:32 - Chris Gray "She's Sweetest / Castle Kelly / Back to Belfast" from Fuist!
34:27 - Kalos “The Brakeman’s Daughter” from Headland
38:15 - Tim Cummings “MacAulay’s” from The Bird’s Flight
41:42 - Old Blind Dogs “Highland Lassie Part 2” from Knucklehead Circus
44:56 - THANKS
49:12 - Fire In The Glen “From Amish to Irish“ from Cutting Bracken
52:39 - Iain MacHarg “Chi Mi Na Mòrbheanna” from Ceòl Na Beinne ~ Music of the Mountain
56:35 - Brass Lassie "Grianach" from Brass Lassie
1:03:03 - Sylvia Platypus "Last Hurrah" from Last Hurrah
1:05:14 - CLOSING
1:09:48 - Elias Alexander “Filleted Fxsh (feat. Anna Colliton)” from single
1:13:07 - CREDITS
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