The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 18 May 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

Tonight's Rolling Wave features songs from the new CD by the unique three man vocal harmony group The Voice Squad - whom Colm Tóibín describes as having "...deep musical intelligen

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 Bonny Light Horseman

The Bonny Light Horseman

The Voice Squad

3:37

The Rambling Irishman

The Rambling Irishman

The Voice Squad

3:08

Two Brethern

Two Brethern

The Press Gang

2:14

The Rich Man And The Poor Man

The Rich Man And The Poor Man

The Voice Squad

3:04

Collon's Sweet Plantation

Collon's Sweet Plantation

Pat Usher

2:47

The Night Visiting Song

The Night Visiting Song

The Voice Squad

3:10

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Presenter/Producer: Peter Browne

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