The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 5 January 2014

Congratulations to Susanna McAdam of Cleggan, Co Galway and John Byrne of Stillorgan in Dublin - winners of CDs by Planxty and Christy Moore.

The answer: Dónal Lunny, Christy Moore, Liam Ó Floinn and Andy Irvine - the four members of the original 1970s Planxty.

here's our new quiz:

The concertina is an instrument in traditional Irish music associated with one particular county more than any other. 

Concertina begins with the letter "c" and there are 4 counties also which begin with "c": Carlow, Cavan, Clare and Cork. The answer is in there somewhere...! 

You can reply by:

post - The Rolling Wave

c/o Peter Browne

RTÉ Radio One,

Dublin 4

or email: therollingwave@rte.ie 

Twitter: @Therollingwave

Prizes (X 2) are copies of Jack Talty's new CD "In Flow"

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Songs from Iain Mackintosh and Eric Bogle to mark the centenary year of the start of World War One, music from a new disc by the Friel sisters of Glasgow, tunes from a 2005 album called “Tunes”, a song The January Man from Christy Moore and a new quiz to kick off 2014.

About The Show

Named after a famous traditional Irish tune, The Rolling Wave is a sharp ear and a close eye on the world of traditional and folk music in Ireland.

Sunday, 10.00pm on RTÉ Radio 1

Music Played on the Show

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor

0:47

The January Man

The January Man

Christy Moore

4:20

The Jewels Of The Ocean

The Jewels Of The Ocean

Michael Mcgoldrick, Sharon Shannon, Frankie Gavin, Jim Murray

2:06

The Rookery

The Rookery

Michael Mcgoldrick, Sharon Shannon, Frankie Gavin, Jim Murray

1:44

The Cat's Miaow

The Cat's Miaow

Michael Mcgoldrick, Sharon Shannon, Frankie Gavin, Jim Murray

1:28

Tickle Her Leg, Drag Her Around The Road, Seltan D'Uvieu

Tickle Her Leg, Drag Her Around The Road, Seltan D'Uvieu

Michael Mcgoldrick, Sharon Shannon, Frankie Gavin, Jim Murray

2:25

The Writing Of Tipperary

The Writing Of Tipperary

Iain Mackintosh

6:54

And The Band Played Waltzing Matilda

And The Band Played Waltzing Matilda

Eric Bogle

7:54

All The Fine Young Men

All The Fine Young Men

Eric Bogle

2:45

Jenny Picking Cockles, Billy Brocker's, The Congress Reel

Jenny Picking Cockles, Billy Brocker's, The Congress Reel

The Friel Sisters

3:25

Ni Fheicfear Níos Mó Thú A Mhúirnín

Ni Fheicfear Níos Mó Thú A Mhúirnín

The Friel Sisters

3:49

Bonaparte Crossing The Rhine, The Battle Of Aughrim

Bonaparte Crossing The Rhine, The Battle Of Aughrim

The Friel Sisters

3:14

Páidin Ó Raifeartaigh, The Rookery

Páidin Ó Raifeartaigh, The Rookery

Michael Mcgoldrick, Sharon Shannon, Frankie Gavin, Jim Murray

3:14

Calum's Road

Calum's Road

Michael Mcgoldrick, Sharon Shannon, Frankie Gavin, Jim Murray

3:31

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Presenter/Producer: Peter Browne

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