Christmas Specials

Christmas Specials

Christmas Programmes Wednesday 1 January 2014

A collection of special programmes on RTÉ Radio 1 from Christmas 2015

Reasons to be Cheerful

Reasons to be Cheerful

As Ireland closes out 2013 with hopes of better days, Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin and a panel focus on the elusive bluebird of happiness.

Call of The Dark with Michael Harding

Call of The Dark with Michael Harding

Irish writer Michael Harding brings us right into the depths of winter in his native Leitrim for this special programme where he reflects on the music and sounds of the darkness

Music Played on the Show

14:10

Title: Money's Too Tight (To Mention)

Performer(s): Simply Red

Album: Song Book 1985-2010

Duration: 4:39

15:04

Title: Happy

Performer(s): Pharrell Williams

Album: Despicable Me 2 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) N/A

Duration: 3:40

13:34

Title: Happy

Performer(s): Pharrell Williams

Album: Despicable Me 2 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) N/A

Duration: 3:40

15:08

Title: Celtic New Year

Performer(s): Van Morrison

Duration: 6:23

13:37

Title: Money's Too Tight (To Mention)

Performer(s): Simply Red

Album: Song Book 1985-2010

Duration: 4:39

14:12

Title: Music For A Found Harmonium

Composer: Simon Jeffes

Performer(s): Patrick Street

Album: Irish Times glcd1105

Duration: 2:55

14:12

Title: New Year's Day

Performer(s): U2

Album: U218 Singles

Duration: 4:29

13:38

Title: Rip It Up

Composer: Collins

Performer(s): Orange Juice

Album: Rip It Up

Duration: 3:56

15:20

Title: Take Me To Church

Composer: Hozier

Performer(s): Hozier

Album: Take Me To Church - EP N/A

Duration: 4:17

13:38

Title: Love Vibration

Performer(s): Josh Rouse

Album: 1972

Duration: 4:17

15:24

Title: New Year's Day

Performer(s): U2

Album: U218 Singles

Duration: 4:29

14:17

Title: Year Of The Cat

Performer(s): Al Stewart

Album: Al Stewart: Greatest Hits

Duration: 6:45

15:37

Title: You Can't Always Get What You Want

Composer: N/A

Performer(s): The Rolling Stones

Album: GRRR! (Deluxe Version) N/A

Duration: 9:19

13:38

Title: Avalanche - Single

Performer(s): Foreign Slippers

Duration: 4:18

14:23

Title: Happy

Performer(s): Pharrell Williams

Album: Despicable Me 2 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) N/A

Duration: 3:40

13:51

Title: Celtic New Year

Performer(s): Van Morrison

Duration: 6:23

14:23

Title: Celtic New Year

Performer(s): Van Morrison

Duration: 6:23

15:42

Title: Isn't She Lovely

Performer(s): Stevie Wonder

Album: Songs In the Key of Life (Disc 2)

Duration: 3:32

14:29

Title: Carnival Station

Performer(s): The Carnival Brothers

Album: Carnival Station - Single

Duration: 3:44

15:50

Title: High Hopes

Performer(s): Kodaline

Album: In a Perfect World N/A Not Available

Duration: 3:50

14:30

Title: Avalanche - Single

Performer(s): Foreign Slippers

Duration: 4:18

16:02

Title: Music For A Found Harmonium

Composer: Simon Jeffes

Performer(s): Patrick Street

Album: Irish Times glcd1105

Duration: 2:55

16:05

Title: You Can Call Me Al

Performer(s): Paul Simon

Album: The Essential Paul Simon

Duration: 4:52

14:37

Title: Getting Better

Composer: Lennon, McCartney

Performer(s): The Beatles

Album: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Duration: 3:00

16:10

Title: In Spite Of Ourselves

Performer(s): John Prine & Iris Dement

Album: In Spite of Ourselves

Duration: 3:48

16:25

Title: Getting Better

Composer: Lennon, McCartney

Performer(s): The Beatles

Album: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band

Duration: 3:00

16:28

Title: A Message To You Rudy

Performer(s): The Specials

Album: 100 Reggae & Ska Hits

Duration: 3:05

16:35

Title: Avalanche - Single

Performer(s): Foreign Slippers

Duration: 4:18

16:40

Title: Year Of The Cat

Performer(s): Al Stewart

Album: Al Stewart: Greatest Hits

Duration: 6:45

16:46

Title: One Day Like This

Composer: Elbow/garvey

Performer(s): Elbow

Album: The Seldom Seen Kid Fiction 1748990

Duration: 6:42

16:50

Title: I Want You

Performer(s): Bob Dylan

Album: Bob Dylan's Greatest Hits

Duration: 3:17

16:53

Title: Five Hundred Miles

Composer: Hedy West

Performer(s): Justin Timberlake, Carey Mulligan & Stark Sands

Album: Inside Llewyn Davis (Original Soundtrack Recording) PRO 400209

Duration: 3:38

16:57

Title: Wouldn't It Be Nice

Composer: Wilson / Asher / Love

Performer(s): The Beach Boys

Album: Pet Sounds Capitol Records CDP 7 48421 2

Duration: 2:33

17:05

Title: Handle With Care

Performer(s): The Traveling Wilburys

Album: The Traveling Wilburys Collection

Duration: 3:31

17:11

Title: It's Still Rock And Roll To Me

Performer(s): Billy Joel

Album: The Essential Billy Joel

Duration: 3:08

17:19

Title: Inside And Out

Composer: B Gibb/M Gibb/R Gibb

Performer(s): Feist

Album: Let It Die Polydor 10483

Duration: 3:59

17:24

Title: Big Bad Handsome Man

Composer: May

Performer(s): Imelda May

Album: Love Tattoo Ambassador Records AMBA1004

Duration: 2:57

17:26

Title: Horse With No Name

Performer(s): America

Album: America & Friends - Live In Concert

Duration: 4:19

17:35

Title: The Carnival Is Over

Performer(s): The Seekers

Album: The Very Best of The Seekers

Duration: 3:23

17:48

Title: Carnival Station

Performer(s): The Carnival Brothers

Album: Carnival Station - Single

Duration: 3:44

17:52

Title: Martha

Composer: Waits

Performer(s): Tom Waits

Album: Closing Time Elektra 7559608362

Duration: 4:40

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