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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 2 February 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    Four newly issued discs from Andy Irvine (Parachilna), John Blake (The Narrow Edge), Liz Carroll (On the Off Beat) and Mórga (For the Sake of Auld Decency)

    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

    Here's the result of our Rolling Wave quiz: The answer is that Tony Mac Mahon comes from Co. Clare and congratulations to Catherine Hallinan, Tallaght and Kathleen Mahon, Ranelagh - both in Dubliin. The prize a copy of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney - "Live in Spiddal".

    Our new quiz is for copies of the new recording of Sliabh Luachra music by Aoife Ní Chaoimh and Paudie O' Connor - "Didn't She Dance and Dance".

    The question: "Where is Sliabh Luachra?"

    Entries judged on the most geographically accurate and/or most imaginative response!

    Answers to therollingwave@rte.ie or The Rolling Wave, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or @TheRollingWave - Results in January

    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: The Humours Of The Neale
      Composer: John Blake
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Album: JOHN BLAKE, JBCD001
      Duration: 1:16
    • Title: Kregg's Pipes
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Album: JOHN BLAKE, JBCD001
      Duration: 2:06
    • Title: Colonel Sullivan's
      Composer: John Blake
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Album: JOHN BLAKE, JBCD001
      Duration: 1:10
    • Title: Hardiman The Fiddler
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Album: JOHN BLAKE, JBCD001
      Duration: 1:07
    • Title: The Derry Hornpipe, Queen Of The Fairies
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Performer(s): John Blake
      Album: JOHN BLAKE, JBCD001
      Duration: 4:07
    • Title: Come To The Bower
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Andy Irvine, Rens Van Der Zalm
      Performer(s): Andy Irvine, Rens Van Der Zalm
      Album: ANDY IRVINE, AK 4
      Duration: 5:07
    • Title: I Wish I Was In Belfast Town
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Andy Irvine, Rens Van Der Zalm
      Performer(s): Andy Irvine, Rens Van Der Zalm
      Album: ANDY IRVINE, AK 4
      Duration: 5:11
    • Title: Jerome Lacey, The Rogue's Reel
      Composer: Liz Carroll
      Performer(s): Liz Carroll
      Performer(s): Liz Carroll
      Album: LIZ CARROLL, LC0001
      Duration: 3:12
    • Title: The Giant's Cave & Go Ahead, Back Up
      Composer: Liz Carroll
      Performer(s): Liz Carroll
      Performer(s): Liz Carroll
      Album: LIZ CARROLL, LC0001
      Duration: 3:45
    • Title: Never Far Away
      Composer: Liz Carroll
      Performer(s): Liz Carroll
      Performer(s): Liz Carroll
      Album: On the Offbeat, LIZ CARROLL, LC0001
      Duration: 3:16
    • Title: Fred And Peter's, The Mountain Pathway
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Morga
      Performer(s): Morga
      Album: MORGA, MORGA 002
      Duration: 3:25
    • Title: Finbarr Dwyer's
      Composer: Finbarr Dwyer
      Performer(s): Morga
      Performer(s): Morga
      Album: MORGA, MORGA 002
      Duration: 1:44
    • Title: The Bird's Nest, Lománach Cross
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Morga
      Performer(s): Morga
      Album: MORGA, MORGA 002
      Duration: 2:06

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