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    THE ROLLING WAVE CHRISTMAS BOOKLIST 

    Down the Crooked Road – Mary Black (Transworld Ireland)

    Johnny O’Leary of Sliabh Luachra – ed. Terry Moylan (Lilliput Press) 

    Folklore and Modern Irish Writing – ed. Anne Markey and Anne O’Connor (Irish Academic Press)

    Aneas – Saíocht ó thraidisiún Gaelach na Mumhan – Brenda Ní Shúilleabháín and Lanka Haouche Perren (Futa Fata)

    Wayfaring Strangers – the musical voyage from Scotland and Ulster to Appalachia – Fiona Ritchie and Doug Orr (The University of North Carolina Press)

    Street Ballads in Nineteenth Century Britain, Ireland and North America – ed. David Atkinson and Steve Roud (Ashgate)

    Vinyl – a History of the Analogue Record – Richard Osborne (Ashgate)

    Music and Identity in Ireland and Beyond – ed. Mark Fitzgerald and John O’Flynn (Ashgate)

    Traditional Music and Irish Society: Historical Perspectives – Martin Dowling (Ashgate)

    Collected Essays and Lectures 1990 – 2007 – Tom Munnelly (The Old Kilfarboy Society)

    16 Lives: Éamonn Ceannt – Mary Gallagher – O’Brien Press

    The Loneliest Boy in the World – Gearóíd Cheaist Ó Catháin with Patricia Ahern –The Collins Press 

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    The Rolling Wave Sunday 27 July 2014

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    The Rolling Wave

    There has been a raft of new releases of traditional music and song; tonight we hear a selection of the brightest and best of them.

    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

    A new competition to speed us through the winter on The Rolling Wave: We have 2 copies of the new CD by Tony Mac Mahon and Steve Cooney – “Live in Spiddal – Scaoil Amach an Pocaide” given to us by Raelach Records.

    The question: From what county in Ireland does Tony Mac Mahon come?

    Answers in any one of three ways - email, post or tweet 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: Daniel O'Connell, Scatter The Mud
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Conor Keane, Johnny Mcdonagh
      Performer(s): Conor Keane, Johnny Mcdonagh
      Album: CONOR KEANE, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 2:27
    • Title: The Swallow's Tail, The New-Mown Meadow
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Conor Keane, Johnny Mcdonagh
      Performer(s): Conor Keane, Johnny Mcdonagh
      Album: CONOR KEANE, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 3:33
    • Title: The Longford Collector, The Hen And Her Clutch
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Éamonn Mcgiveny
      Performer(s): Éamonn Mcgiveny
      Album: PEADAR Ó RIADA, PORCD019
      Duration: 2:29
    • Title: The Bank Of Ireland, The Dairymaid
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Éamonn Mcgiveny
      Performer(s): Éamonn Mcgiveny
      Album: PEADAR Ó RIADA, PORCD019
      Duration: 3:00
    • Title: The Isle Of St. Helena
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Album: AOIFE GRANVILLE, AG002
      Duration: 4:00
    • Title: The Flowers Of Brooklyn
      Composer: Billy Mccomisky
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Album: AOIFE GRANVILLE, AG002
      Duration: 1:14
    • Title: Johnny Harling's
      Composer: Liz Carroll
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Album: AOIFE GRANVILLE, AG002
      Duration: 1:13
    • Title: The Elevated Reel
      Composer: Caitlín Mc Gabhann
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Performer(s): Aoife Granville
      Album: AOIFE GRANVILLE, AG002
      Duration: 1:17
    • Title: Drinking Song From The Tomb
      Composer: Words: H.P. Lovecraft, Music Trad.Arr
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Album: LYNCHED, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 4:00
    • Title: Father Had A Knife
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Performer(s): Lynched
      Album: LYNCHED, NO NUMBER ON DISC
      Duration: 1:19
    • Title: The Salamanca, The Maid In The Cherry Tree, The Mistress Of The House
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Danny Diamond
      Performer(s): Danny Diamond
      Album: DANNY DIAMOND, DD1
      Duration: 4:20
    • Title: Leslie Bingham
      Composer: Danny Diamond
      Performer(s): Danny Diamond
      Performer(s): Danny Diamond
      Album: DANNY DIAMOND, DD1
      Duration: 3:50
    • Title: Art O'Keeffe's, Dawley's Delight, Quarry Cross
      Composer: Trad. Arr.
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Performer(s): Denis Murphy
      Album: RTÉ RECORDING
      Duration: 4:00

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