The Rolling Wave

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 18 May 2014

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    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

    Competition

    Congratulations to Andrew Scannell in London and Séamus Ó Gráda both of whom won copies of the CD Cold Old Fire from the group Lynched. The quiz answer: Biddy Mulligan came from the Coombe! There’ll be a new Rolling Wave quiz in May and here’s an important notice:

    The Rolling Wave is off the air on RTÉ Radio One for the month of April but will be back in May. And we continue on RTÉ Lyric FM every Monday night at 1900.

    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 Bonny Light Horseman
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Album: Concerning of Three Young Men, TARA, TARACD 4027
      Duration: 3:37
    • Title: The Rambling Irishman
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Album: Concerning of Three Young Men, TARA, TARA 4027
      Duration: 3:08
    • Title: Two Brethern
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Press Gang
      Performer(s): The Press Gang
      Album: HAWK, HALP 135
      Duration: 2:14
    • Title: The Rich Man And The Poor Man
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Album: Concerning of Three Young Men, TARA, TARACD 4027
      Duration: 3:04
    • Title: Collon's Sweet Plantation
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Pat Usher
      Performer(s): Pat Usher
      Album: ROSSENDALE RECORDS, MUS 010
      Duration: 2:47
    • Title: The Night Visiting Song
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Performer(s): The Voice Squad
      Album: TARA, TARACD 4027
      Duration: 3:10

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