Nov 5, 2020
I’d rather be poor and happy with great Celtic music on the Irish & Celtic Music Podcast.
Poitin, John Doyle, Pol Mac Adaim, Friday Frolics, Brother Sea, The Whiskey Boys, Jessica Victoria, Devils Water, Alex Sturbaum, Nick Metcalf, Rick Metcalf, The John Byrne Band, Ciunas, Sprag Session, Roads to Home
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0:02 - "F Reels: Poor but Happy At 53 / The Road to Errogie / Sporting Paddy" by Poitin from Wish
4:10 - WELCOME
4:44 - "Coolaney Reel / The Winding Stair / Rossagh's Rambles (Reels)" by John Doyle from The Path of Stones
10:18 - "Rachel Corrie" by Pol Mac Adaim from Forsaken Land
15:17 - "Polkris (Ballydesmond Polka / Polka D’ours / Finnish Polka / Neili’s Polka)" by Friday Frolics from Factor 3
20:01 - "Curious Shore" by Brother Sea from EP
23:45 - CELTIC FEEDBACK
25:45 - "Raised Yellow Ranch" by The Whiskey Boys from Mary Come to Boston
29:48 - "A Little Bestiary" by Jessica Victoria from Songs of the Summer Realm
32:34 - "Storrers & Peacocks" by Devils Water from Treading the Marches
35:05 - "Gulls of Invergordon" by Alex Sturbaum from River Run Wide
38:33 - CELTIC PODCAST NEWS
40:20 - "Still Dreaming" by Nick Metcalf/Rick Metcalf from Skyline of Skye
45:48 - "Lie to You" by The John Byrne Band from The Immigrant and the Orphan
49:48 - "Celtic Tiger" by Ciunas from High Time
53:30 - "Frank and Flo's" by Sprag Session from Sprag Session
58:58 - CLOSING
59:49 - "Darkness Darkness" by Roads to Home from Dark of the Moon
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