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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 9 March 2014

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    In this week's programme, we feature the new album Grace Bay by Tommy McCarthy and Louise Costello. We also hear music and chat recorded in the McCarthy's home in London over thirt

    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

    Congratulations to the two winners of the Rolling Wave January quiz: Michael Cronin of Ballincollig and Dan Buckley of Loughlinstown.  There was a very good response and these winners were judged to be the best two of the many entries we received – but it was a close run thing! The prizes are copies of the new CD Didn’t She Dance and Dance by Paudie O’Connor and Aoife Ní Chaoimh.

    For the new quiz, the singing group Lynched have given two copies of their new CD Cold Old Fire. One of the songs on it is Daffodil Mulligan – her mother was of course Biddy Mulligan and we want to know where was Biddy Mulligan from? 

    Answers as usual 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: The Copper Plate Reels
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Frankie Gavin & De Dannan
      Performer(s): Frankie Gavin & De Dannan
      Album: FRANKIE GAVIN & DE DANNAN, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 4:16
    • Title: The Boys Of Fairhill
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jimmy Crowley And Stoker's Lodge
      Performer(s): Jimmy Crowley And Stoker's Lodge
      Album: FREE STATE RECORDS, CD CRO 001
      Duration: 3:04
    • Title: Julia Devine's Jig
      Composer: Tommy Peoples
      Performer(s): Dónal Mccague
      Performer(s): Dónal Mccague
      Album: DÓNAL MCCAGUE, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 2:00
    • Title: The Lark In The Morning
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Dónal Mccague
      Performer(s): Dónal Mccague
      Album: DÓNAL MCCAGUE, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 1:44
    • Title: The Trip To Miltown
      Composer: Tommy Mccarthy
      Performer(s): Tommy Mccarthy & Louise Costello
      Performer(s): Tommy Mccarthy & Louise Costello
      Album: TOMMY MCCARTHY & LOUISE COSTELLO, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 1:43
    • Title: The Gallowglass Jig
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Tommy Mccarthy & Louise Costello
      Performer(s): Tommy Mccarthy & Louise Costello
      Album: TOMMY MCCARTHY & LOUISE COSTELLO, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 1:43
    • Title: Slides (No Names)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Mccarthy Family
      Performer(s): The Mccarthy Family
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:51
    • Title: Reel (No Name)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Mccarthy Family
      Performer(s): The Mccarthy Family
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:50
    • Title: Reel (No Name)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Jacqueline Mccarthy
      Performer(s): Jacqueline Mccarthy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:19
    • Title: Fur Elise
      Composer: Beethoven
      Performer(s): Bernadette Mccarthy
      Performer(s): Bernadette Mccarthy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:00
    • Title: Reel (No Name)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Marion Mccarthy (Senior)
      Performer(s): Marion Mccarthy (Senior)
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:50
    • Title: The Trip To Durrow
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Mccarthy Family
      Performer(s): The Mccarthy Family
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:55
    • Title: Casadh An Tsúgáin
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Tommy Mccarthy
      Performer(s): Tommy Mccarthy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 1:10
    • Title: Slides (No Names)
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Mccarthy Family
      Performer(s): The Mccarthy Family
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 0:51
    • Title: The Gold Ring
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): 8 Members Of The Mccarthy Family
      Performer(s): 8 Members Of The Mccarthy Family
      Album: THE MCCARTHY FAMILY, MMC CD54
      Duration: 3:43
    • Title: The Grand Turk
      Composer: Tommy Mccarthy
      Performer(s): Tommy Mccarthy & Louise Costello
      Performer(s): Tommy Mccarthy & Louise Costello
      Album: TOMMY MCCARTHY & LOUISE COSTELLO, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 2:00

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