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Mar 16, 2008

St. Patrick’s Day music from Clandestine, FIMM, Boston Blackthorn, Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer, Brobdingnagian Bards, Aisling, The Tea Merchants, Sligo Rags, Darren Raleigh, A Bard of the Harp, Atlantic Wave, MacTalla Mor, Teresa Doyle, The Irish Experience, Emerald Rose, Prydein, Ceann, Heather Alexander.

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This Week:

"Lucy Cassidy"
from The Ale Is Dear

"Destitution/Fermoy Lassies/Gallow's Hill"
from Rose in the Heather

"Big Old City"
Boston Blackthorn
from upcoming CD

Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer
from SlipTease

"Old Dun Cow"
Brobdingnagian Bards
from The Holy Grail of Irish Drinking Songs

"Pilgrim's Road set"
from The Pilgrim's Road

"Polkas and Slides"
The Tea Merchants
from The Tea Merchants and Victims of Irish Music

"The Whiskey Never Lies"
Sligo Rags
from The Whiskey Never Lies

"Carolan's Quarrel with the Landlady"
Darren Raleigh - A Bard of the Harp
from Silverwheel

"The Northwoods"
Atlantic Wave
from Craic'd

"Itchy Fingers Set"
MacTalla Mor
from The New Colossus

"Gabham Molta Bhride (Ode to Bridget)"
Teresa Doyle
from Orrachan

"Morrison's Jig"
The Irish Experience
from The Irish Experience

"Dance of the Rats"
Emerald Rose
from Archives of Ages to Come

"Loud Pipes (save lives)"
from Loud Pipes (Save Lives)

"Music of our Fathers"
from Almost Irish

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Next time we'll have music from Ken O'Malley, The Mighty Regis, Siren's Song and Mrs. Ferris' Pighouse Collection. Find out more about the artists in this show and in past shows by visiting us at While you're there, visit the link for our Celtic Music CD Store on CD Baby. And support the artists who support this podcast: buy their CDs, see their shows, and drop them an email to let them know you heard them on the Irish and Celtic Music Podcast.

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5. "Siul A Ruin" by Allison Girvan
4. "Bad Haggis" by Bad Haggis
3. "Rocky Road to Brenham" by Celtic Stone
2. "Drowsy Maggie/Mountain Road/Tam Lin" by Athas

1. "March of Cambreadth"
Heather Alexander
from Midsummer