The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 13 July 2014

We have a new Rolling Wave competition to mark the the start of 2017.

2 prizes to give away - each of 2 CDs: Planxty - Between the Jigs and the Reels and Christy Moore - Lily.

The question: we want to know who were the four original members of the group Planxty?

Answers by post: The Rolling Wave, c/o Peter Browne, Music Programmes, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 

or email: therollingwave@rte.ie 

Twitter: @Therollingwave

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

To mark the recent issue of a complete set of the 78rpm recordings of Leitrim flute-player John McKenna. We also hear a 1983 Long Note documentary programme on his life and music.

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

West Coast

West Coast

Lana Del Rey

3:58

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor

0:47

Colonel Fraser

Colonel Fraser

John Mckenna

3:04

Down The Meadow, The House On The Hill

Down The Meadow, The House On The Hill

John Mckenna

1:39

Clancy's Jig

Clancy's Jig

John Mckenna

1:41

Lucky In Love

Lucky In Love

John Mckenna

0:41

Back In The Garden

Back In The Garden

John Mckenna

1:30

The Tailor's Thimble, The Red-Haired Lass

The Tailor's Thimble, The Red-Haired Lass

James Morrison, John Mckenna

1:29

My Love Is But A Lassie

My Love Is But A Lassie

John Mckenna

1:00

Early Breakfast, Scotch Mary

Early Breakfast, Scotch Mary

Michael Gaffney, John Mckenna

1:18

The Sailor On The Rock, The Corry Boys

The Sailor On The Rock, The Corry Boys

John Mckenna

1:12

The Buck From The Mountain, Mcpartlin's Style

The Buck From The Mountain, Mcpartlin's Style

John Mckenna

1:52

Gardiner's Favourite

Gardiner's Favourite

James Morrison, John Mckenna

0:55

The Munster Buttermilk

The Munster Buttermilk

John Mckenna

0:53

Ballroom Favourite

Ballroom Favourite

Michael Gaffney, John Mckenna

1:59

Up And Away, The Merry Girl

Up And Away, The Merry Girl

Michael Gaffney, John Mckenna

1:37

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Presenter/Producer: Peter Browne

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