Simply Folk

Simply Folk

Sun, 10pm

Simply Folk Saturday 16 December 2017

Simply Folk

Simply Folk

Simply Folk presents an hour of music from the ever-changing and vibrant folk scene in Ireland and across the world.

About The Show

Each week on Simply Folk, listeners are treated to an hour of songs and music from the best local and international folk singers and instrumentalists.  Along with lots of great classics from across the decades, expect to be introduced to many new and exciting folk sounds.

The programme is presented by Galway singer, songwriter and musician Ruth Smith who brings a wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm to the airwaves each Saturday night. 

You can contact the programme with your thoughts and suggestions at simplyfolk@rte.ie

Music Played on the Show

Bright Winter's Day

Bright Winter's Day

Karan Casey

3:36

Old Pine

Old Pine

Ben Howard

5:25

Performers

Performers

Karrie

3:15

The Holly She Bears A Berry

The Holly She Bears A Berry

The Voice Squad

2:19

River

River

Lisa Hannigan

4:29

A Song Of Home

A Song Of Home

Ben Glover

3:59

Winter Snows

Winter Snows

Eithne Ní Uallacháin

5:46

Must Be Santa

Must Be Santa

Bob Dylan (Vocal/Guitar), Tony Garnier (Bass), George Receli (Drums), Donnie Herron, David Hidalgo, Phil Upchurch, Patrick Warren

2:48

Waltz For Aly/Silver Bells

Waltz For Aly/Silver Bells

Phil Cunningham

4:53

Wintercome

Wintercome

Rudd Fieten

2:34

In Dulci Jubilo

In Dulci Jubilo

Francisco Turrisi

3:11

Christmas Is Now Drawing Near At Hand

Christmas Is Now Drawing Near At Hand

The Watersons

0:48

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Presenter: Ruth Smith

Producer: Aoife Nic Cormaic

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