Christmas Specials

    A collection of special programmes on RTÉ Radio 1 from Christmas 2013

    Christmas Programmes Tuesday 31 December 2013

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    Next Year's News

    Presented by Eoghan McDermott. Neil Delamere and PJ Gallagher captain two opposing teams as they attempt to predict the news for next year.

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    Final Partings

    In 2013's Final Partings, Jim Lockhart and his guests look back over the achievements and the legacies of these and other musical voices stilled in 2013.

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    Legacies with Joe Duffy (Part 2)

    (Part 2) Joe Duffy and guests discuss the legacies of Margaret Thatcher, Séamus Heaney, Éamon de Buitléir and other prominent Irish and international figures who passed away duruin

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    Michael Littleton Memorial Lecture 2013

    The 2013 Michael Littleton Memorial Lecture delivered by Uachtarán Na hÉireann, Michael D. Higgins on 'Remembering the 1913 Lockout: its sources, impact and some lessons'.

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    New Year's Eve Live with Fiachna Ó Braonáin

    Music and messages with Fiachna Ó Braonáin, plus a live handover to John Creedon in College Green, Dublin for the New Year's Eve countdown and celebrations.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 11:33 p.m.
      Title: The Perfect Year
      Performer(s): Dina Carroll
      Performer(s):
      Album: The Very Best Of Dina Carroll
      Duration: 0:03:58
    • Title: Give Life Back To Music
      Composer: Thomas Bangalter / Homem Christo Guy Manuel / Nile Rodgers / Paul M Jackson
      Performer(s): Daft Punk
      Performer(s):
      Album: Random Access Memories , Not Available , Not Available
      Duration: 0:04:34
    • Title: Walk On The Wild Side
      Composer: Lou Reed
      Performer(s): Lou Reed
      Performer(s):
      Album: Transformer (Recordno: 74321601812) , Bmg , 74321601812
      Duration: 0:04:09
    • Title: Thousands Are Sailing
      Composer: Philip Chevron
      Performer(s): The Pogues
      Performer(s):
      Album: If I Should Fall From Grace With God (Recordno: Cdnyr1) , Pogue Mahone Records , CDNYR 1
      Duration: 0:01:50
    • 08:15 p.m.
      Title: Bring On The Night
      Performer(s): The Police
      Performer(s):
      Album: The Police
      Duration: 0:04:27
    • Title: Sweet Jane
      Composer: Lou Reed
      Performer(s): The Velvet Underground
      Performer(s):
      Album: The Very Best Of The Velvet Underground , Universal/Polydor , 065625-2
      Duration: 0:04:02
    • Title: Blue Collar Jane
      Composer: Evan Niall Walsh ,Ross Farrelly , Peter James O Hanlon, Joshua Mcclorey
      Performer(s): The Strypes
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:52
    • Title: I'M In The Mood For Dancing
      Composer: Findon /Myers / Puzey
      Performer(s): Nolans
      Performer(s):
      Album: Louis Walshs History Of Irish Pop , Emi , ROCD26
      Duration: 0:02:00
    • 08:20 p.m.
      Title: Hot Stuff
      Performer(s): Donna Summer
      Performer(s):
      Album: Endless Summer - Donna Summer's Greatest Hits
      Duration: 0:03:59
    • Title: You Can't Judge A Book By The Cover
      Composer: Willie Dixon
      Performer(s): The Strypes
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:02:39
    • Title: Light My Fire
      Composer: Morrison/Densmore/Krieger/Manzarek
      Performer(s): The Doors
      Performer(s):
      Album: The Very Best Of The Doors
      Duration: 0:09:16
    • Title: Perfect Day
      Composer: Lou Reed
      Performer(s): Lou Reed
      Performer(s):
      Album: Transformer , Rca , 74321601812
      Duration: 0:02:00
    • 08:25 p.m.
      Title: Lorelei
      Composer: Chevron, Philip
      Performer(s): The Pogues
      Performer(s):
      Album: Peace And Love , Wea Domestic , Not Available
      Duration: 0:03:48
    • Title: Television Screen
      Composer: Philip Chevron
      Performer(s): The Radiators From Space
      Performer(s):
      Album: Cockles And Mussels: Very Best Of
      Duration: 0:02:04
    • Title: Heart Of The City
      Composer: Nick Lowe
      Performer(s): The Strypes
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:00
    • Title: Riders On The Storm
      Composer: The Doors
      Performer(s): The Doors
      Performer(s):
      Album: The Best Of The Doors , Warner Dance , 7559-62569-2
      Duration: 0:01:50
    • 08:29 p.m.
      Title: Satellite Of Love
      Performer(s): Lou Reed
      Performer(s):
      Album: Transformer
      Duration: 0:03:50
    • Title: He Stopped Loving Her Today
      Composer: Bobby Braddock (4003656) Curly Putman (25081806)
      Performer(s): George Jones
      Performer(s):
      Album: 16 Biggest Hits: George Jones
      Duration: 0:03:30
    • Title: Rollin And Tumblin
      Composer: Niall Walsh Arr Strypes Based On The Work Of Mckinley Morganfield
      Performer(s): The Strypes
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:30
    • 08:33 p.m.
      Title: Downmarket
      Performer(s): The Blades
      Performer(s):
      Album: The Last Man In Europe
      Duration: 0:04:08
    • Title: Remember (Walking In The Sand )
      Composer: George Francis Morton (21586006)
      Performer(s): The Shangri-Las
      Performer(s):
      Album: Super Oldies Of The '60s: Volume 4 , Columbia , USPR36402498
      Duration: 0:02:10
    • Title: The Day You Live Forever
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Ryan Sheridan
      Performer(s):
      Album: - , N/A
      Duration: 0:05:36
    • 08:39 p.m.
      Title: You Shook Me All Night Long
      Performer(s): Ac/Dc
      Performer(s):
      Album: Back In Black
      Duration: 0:03:44
    • Title: Dreamer
      Composer: Ryan Sheridan
      Performer(s): Ryan Sheridan
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:30
    • 08:44 p.m.
      Title: You Really Got Me
      Performer(s): The Kinks
      Performer(s):
      Album: The Ultimate Collection
      Duration: 0:02:26
    • Title: New Year
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Mutya Keisha Siobhan
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:01:00
    • Title: Flatline
      Composer: Dev Hynes, Keisha Buchanan, Mutya Buena,Siobhan Donaghy
      Performer(s): Mutya Keisha Siobhan
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:52
    • 08:46 p.m.
      Title: Marrakech
      Composer: Noelie Mcdonnell
      Performer(s): The Cabin Collective
      Performer(s):
      Album: Marrakech - Single , CAB002CD
      Duration: 0:02:50
    • 08:49 p.m.
      Title: Fool
      Composer: Not Available
      Performer(s): Bronagh Gallagher
      Performer(s):
      Album: Bronagh Gallagher , Salty Dog Records , Not Available
      Duration: 0:03:52
    • Title: Push The Button
      Composer: Sugababes/Dallas Austin
      Performer(s): Mutya Keisha Siobhan
      Performer(s):
      Album: - , Universal , -
      Duration: 0:03:34
    • 08:52 p.m.
      Title: Closed Hands, Full Of Friends
      Performer(s): Foy Vance
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:16
    • Title: Bought Our Baby On Ebay
      Composer: Anne Gildea; Sue Collins; Maria Tecce
      Performer(s): The Nualas
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:00
    • 08:58 p.m.
      Title: Break On Through (To The Other Side)
      Performer(s): The Doors
      Performer(s):
      Album: The Very Best Of The Doors
      Duration: 0:02:40
    • Title: One Step Beyond
      Composer: Campbell
      Performer(s): Madness
      Performer(s):
      Album: - , N/A , -
      Duration: 0:02:17
    • Title: My Girl
      Composer: Barson
      Performer(s): Madness
      Performer(s):
      Album: - , N/A , -
      Duration: 0:02:44
    • Title: The Prince
      Composer: Thompson
      Performer(s): Madness
      Performer(s):
      Album: - , N/A , -
      Duration: 0:02:28
    • Title: Nw5
      Composer: Thompson/Barson
      Performer(s): Madness
      Performer(s):
      Album: - , N/A
      Duration: 0:03:32
    • Title: I Ain't Ready
      Composer: Mooney
      Performer(s): Nigel Mooney
      Performer(s):
      Album: The Bohemian Mooney , Lyte Records , LR018
      Duration: 0:03:55
    • Title: Night Boat To Cairo
      Composer: Barson/Macpherson
      Performer(s): Madness
      Performer(s):
      Album: Divine Madness (Recordno: 354517) , Virgin , 354517
      Duration: 0:03:27
    • Title: Drivin'
      Performer(s): Don Baker/Declan O'Rourke
      Performer(s):
      Album: My Songs, My Friends , N/A , DB124
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • Title: No Train To Cavan
      Composer: Lisa O'Neill
      Performer(s): Lisa O'Neill
      Performer(s):
      Album: Same Cloth Or Not , Lisa O'Neill , LONCD002
      Duration: 0:03:27
    • Title: Green Green Rocky Road
      Composer: Len Chandler/Robert Kaufman
      Performer(s): Dave Van Ronk
      Performer(s):
      Album: Inside Llewyn Davis (Original Soundtrack Recording) , Nonesuch , PRO400209
      Duration: 0:03:35
    • Title: Roving Gambler
      Composer: Everly / Everly
      Performer(s): Billie Joe & Norah Jones
      Performer(s):
      Album: Foreverly , Reprise Records , 9362493997
      Duration: 0:04:21
    • Title: Glacier (Radio Edit)
      Composer: John Grant
      Performer(s): John Grant
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:04:02
    • Title: Never Wanted Your Love
      Composer: Zooey Deschanel
      Performer(s): She & Him
      Performer(s):
      Album: Never Wanted Your Love - Single , Double Six Records , DS078CDP
      Duration: 0:03:10
    • Title: Lightning And Thunder
      Composer: B Deady
      Performer(s): Deady
      Performer(s):
      Duration: 0:03:15
    • Title: Too Bad
      Composer: Matthew/Eamonn And Paul Finnegan
      Performer(s): The Would Be's
      Performer(s):
      Album: Beautiful Mess , Fifa Records , FICD008
      Duration: 0:04:00
    • Title: Chica De Mi Barrio
      Composer: Liliana Ester Murano
      Performer(s): Zacarias Ferreira
      Performer(s):
      Album: The Rough Guide To Bachata , Rough Guide , RGNET1164CD
      Duration: 0:04:30
    • Title: Spirit Of The Land
      Composer: Hothouse Flowers
      Performer(s): Hothouse Flowers
      Performer(s):
      Album: Songs From The Rain , London , 8283502
      Duration: 0:02:20
    • Title: Overload
      Composer: Sugababes/Mcvey/Rockstar/Howard/Simm
      Performer(s): Sugababes
      Performer(s):
      Album: M Music The Definitive Hits Collection , Bmg , MUSICCD1
      Duration: 0:04:34
    • Title: What The People Don't See
      Composer: Not Available
      Performer(s): The Strypes
      Performer(s):
      Album: Blue Collar Jane Ep , Mercury Records , Not Available
      Duration: 0:03:00
    • Title: Celtic New Year
      Composer: Van Morrison
      Performer(s): Van Morrison
      Performer(s):
      Album: Still On Top - The Greatest Hits , Exile , 1747483
      Duration: 0:06:23
    • Title: New Year's Day
      Performer(s): U2
      Performer(s):
      Album: U218 Singles
      Duration: 0:04:29
    • Title: Happy New Year
      Composer: N/A
      Performer(s): Lightnin' Hopkins
      Performer(s):
      Album: Mark Lamarr's Rhythm And Blues Christmas , Fantastic Voyage , FVCD079
      Duration: 0:03:13

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