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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

    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 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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