Mystery Train with John Kelly

Mystery Train with John Kelly

Sunday to Thursday, 7 - 9pm

Mystery Train Sunday 4 February 2018

Mystery Train with John Kelly

Mystery Train is a nightly journey through the many wonders of recorded music - from its vintage glories to the latest sounds. Essential listening for the discerning music fan.

Mystery Train Sunday Service - Nick Kelly

Mystery Train Sunday Service - Nick Kelly

John Kelly's guest is director of The Drummer And The Keeper, Nick Kelly, who picks the tunes.

Mystery Train Sunday Service - February 18th

John's Sunday Service guest this week is the Limerick-born artist and sometime guitarist, Donald Teskey. Donald chooses the tunes, and you can see his One River, One Creek exhibition at the Oliver Sears Gallery, and check out his own website too. 

Mystery Train Sunday Service - February 11th

Meteorites in gold painted skulls. Bronze sharks. Glowing Ships. Rotting whales. Mama Cass and the song of a shark caller in Papua New Guinea. All coming up this Sunday on Mystery Train, when John is joined by artist Dorothy Cross.

Click HERE and HERE to view a selection of works by Dorothy Cross

Music Played on the Show


Title: Arclight

Composer: Nick Kelly

Performer(s): The Fat Lady Sings

Album: Twist / Eastwest Records / 82211

Duration: 4:08


Title: Live And Let Die

Composer: Linda McCartney

Performer(s): Paul Mccartney And Wings

Album: Live and Let Die OST / EMI / E2-90629

Duration: 3:14


Title: The Good, The Bad And The Ugly

Composer: Ennio Morricone

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly / Capitol / 484082A

Duration: 2:38


Title: Stayin' Alive

Composer: Barry Gibb

Performer(s): The Beegees

Album: Saturday Night Fever OST / Reprise / 162748

Duration: 5:56


Title: Moon River

Composer: Henry Mancini

Performer(s): Audrey Hepburn

Album: Breakfast At Tiffany's (Original Soundtrack) / Warner Bros / 24503

Duration: 2:42


Title: Dead Already

Composer: Thomas Newman

Performer(s): Thomas Newman

Album: American Beauty (Original Soundtrack) / Dreamworks / 50210

Duration: 3:18


Title: America

Composer: Leonard Bernstein

Performer(s): George Chakiris / Betty Wand

Album: West Side Story OST / Columbia / 4625442

Duration: 4:59


Title: When She Loved Me

Composer: Randy Newman

Performer(s): Sarah Mclachlan

Album: Rarities, B-Sides and Other Stuff, Vol. 2 / Walt Disney Records / 60647-7

Duration: 3:05


Title: Betty Et Zorg

Composer: Gabriel Yared

Performer(s): Etienne Mialet, Gabriel Yared

Album: Betty Blue / Virgin / V2396

Duration: 2:24


Title: Choices

Composer: E40

Performer(s): E40

Album: Choices

Duration: 4:30


Title: Tiny Dancer

Composer: Elton John

Performer(s): Elton John

Album: Madman Across the Water / Dreamworks / SKG 50279

Duration: 6:15


Title: Cowboy Song

Composer: Lynott/downey

Performer(s): Thin Lizzy

Album: Jailbreak / Vertigo / 5322942

Duration: 5:28


Title: Baby

Composer: Nick Kelly

Performer(s): Alien Envoy Feat. Eddi Reader

Album: Single / Self Posessed Records

Duration: 3:30



Contact the Show


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Tweet: @johnkellytweets

Presenter & Producer: John Kelly

Producer: Áine Fay (Sunday)

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn (Sunday)


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