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    THE ROLLING WAVE CHRISTMAS BOOKLIST 

    Down the Crooked Road – Mary Black (Transworld Ireland)

    Johnny O’Leary of Sliabh Luachra – ed. Terry Moylan (Lilliput Press) 

    Folklore and Modern Irish Writing – ed. Anne Markey and Anne O’Connor (Irish Academic Press)

    Aneas – Saíocht ó thraidisiún Gaelach na Mumhan – Brenda Ní Shúilleabháín and Lanka Haouche Perren (Futa Fata)

    Wayfaring Strangers – the musical voyage from Scotland and Ulster to Appalachia – Fiona Ritchie and Doug Orr (The University of North Carolina Press)

    Street Ballads in Nineteenth Century Britain, Ireland and North America – ed. David Atkinson and Steve Roud (Ashgate)

    Vinyl – a History of the Analogue Record – Richard Osborne (Ashgate)

    Music and Identity in Ireland and Beyond – ed. Mark Fitzgerald and John O’Flynn (Ashgate)

    Traditional Music and Irish Society: Historical Perspectives – Martin Dowling (Ashgate)

    Collected Essays and Lectures 1990 – 2007 – Tom Munnelly (The Old Kilfarboy Society)

    16 Lives: Éamonn Ceannt – Mary Gallagher – O’Brien Press

    The Loneliest Boy in the World – Gearóíd Cheaist Ó Catháin with Patricia Ahern –The Collins Press 

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 26 January 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    To mark Burns Night last night, a programme reflecting the growth and diversity available in today's Scottish folk and traditional music world.

    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

    Competition

    A new competition to speed us through the winter on The Rolling Wave: We have 2 copies of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney – “Live in Spiddal – Scaoil Amach an Pocaide” given to us by Raelach Records.

    The question: From what county in Ireland does Tony Mac Mahon come?

    Answers in any one of three ways - email, post or tweet to:

    therollingwave@rte.ie or The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or @TheRollingWave

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: The Rolling Wave
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor
      Performer(s): Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:47
    • Title: Now Westlin Winds
      Composer: Robbie Burns
      Performer(s): Dick Gaughan
      Performer(s): Dick Gaughan
      Album: Handful of Earth, TOPIC, TSCD 419
      Duration: 4:33
    • Title: Skipping Through The Bogs
      Composer: John Mcsherry
      Performer(s): Rura
      Performer(s): Rura
      Album: GREENTRAX, CDTRAX 364
      Duration: 1:19
    • Title: A Bottle Of Vodka, Twenty Marlboro Lights, And £50 Cashback Please
      Composer: F. Shaw, K.O'Neill, J. Somerville
      Performer(s): Rura
      Performer(s): Rura
      Album: GREENTRAX, CDTRAX 364
      Duration: 1:19
    • Title: Abdoul's
      Composer: Finlay Mac Donald
      Performer(s): Rura
      Performer(s): Rura
      Album: GREENTRAX, CDTRAX 364
      Duration: 1:44
    • Title: A Fhleasgaich Ghuanaich
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Mary Smith
      Performer(s): Mary Smith
      Album: MACMEANMA, SKYE CD 27
      Duration: 2:39
    • Title: Da Ness O'Sound
      Composer: D. Tulloch
      Performer(s): Fiddlers' Bid
      Performer(s): Fiddlers' Bid
      Album: GREENTRAX, CDTRAX 167
      Duration: 1:13
    • Title: Pottingers Reel
      Composer: Dr. T. Anderson
      Performer(s): Fiddlers' Bid
      Performer(s): Fiddlers' Bid
      Album: GREENTRAX, CDTRAX 167
      Duration: 1:07
    • Title: The Rayburn Reel
      Composer: S. Spence
      Performer(s): Fiddlers' Bid
      Performer(s): Fiddlers' Bid
      Album: GREENTRAX, CDTRAX 167
      Duration: 1:25
    • Title: The Haughs O' Cromdale
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Mcdonald
      Performer(s): John Mcdonald
      Album: GREENTRAX, CDTRAX 9053
      Duration: 1:20
    • Title: Neil Gow's Lament For The Death Of His Second Wife
      Composer: Trad. (Neil Gow) Arr.
      Performer(s): Rob Mckillop
      Performer(s): Rob Mckillop
      Album: GREENTRAX, CDTRAX 227
      Duration: 2:27
    • Title: Latha Bha 'N Ridire Ag Ól
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Seudan
      Performer(s): Seudan
      Album: GREENTRAX, CDTRAX 362
      Duration: 3:41
    • Title: Jimmy's Gone Tae Flanders
      Composer: Jim Malcolm
      Performer(s): Jim Malcolm
      Performer(s): Jim Malcolm
      Album: GREENTRAX, CDTRAX 1418
      Duration: 4:37
    • Title: Dubh An Tomaidh
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Alison Kinnaird
      Performer(s): Alison Kinnaird
      Album: TEMPLE RECORDS, COMD 2096
      Duration: 2:27
    • Title: Colla Mo Rún
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Margaret Stewart, Allan Mcdonald
      Performer(s): Margaret Stewart, Allan Mcdonald
      Album: GREENTRAX, CDTRAX 217
      Duration: 4:20
    • Title: Mary Kelly's
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Martyn Bennett
      Performer(s): Martyn Bennett
      Album: GREENTRAX, CDTRAX 265
      Duration: 1:30
    • Title: Glesca Tabla
      Composer: Martyn Bennett
      Performer(s): Martyn Bennett
      Performer(s): Martyn Bennett
      Album: GREENTRAX, CDTRAX 265
      Duration: 0:55
    • Title: Belle's Fancy
      Composer: Martyn Bennett
      Performer(s): Martyn Bennett
      Performer(s): Martyn Bennett
      Album: GREENTRAX, CDTRAX 265
      Duration: 1:00

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