The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 7 December 2014

Congratulations to our two winners of copies of the CD Ushers Island. The correct answer is that Ushers Island is on the River Liffey quays in Dublin City. There were many imaginative answers!

The winners:  
Séamus Byrne, Sandycove, Co.Dublin and David Barnes, Cwmystwyth, Wales.

Our new competition is for two copies of Christy Moore's album Lily and the question - not too taxing, we hope - where is Christy from? 

Answers by email, post or Twitter to therollingwave@rte.ie or The Rolling Wave, Music Programmes, RTÉ Radio One or @TheRollingWave.

Good Luck!

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Many high quality CDs of traditional music and song have been issued during 2014. The Rolling Wave selects some good ones which could double as imaginative Christmas gifts.

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

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

0:47

Port An Bhráthar, Port Shean Sheáin

Port An Bhráthar, Port Shean Sheáin

Tony Mac Mahon, Steve Cooney

3:39

Grief

Grief

Eithne Ní Uallacháin

4:20

The Sunny Hills Of Beara, The Fox In The Thatch

The Sunny Hills Of Beara, The Fox In The Thatch

Brenda Mccann, Annette Owens, Briam Mcgrath

3:16

The Connaught Heifers

The Connaught Heifers

Bully's Acre

1:40

The Commodore

The Commodore

Bully's Acre

1:51

Tim Moloney's

Tim Moloney's

Neansaí Ní Choisdealbha

1:10

Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve

Neansaí Ní Choisdealbha

1:50

The Rich Man And The Poor Man

The Rich Man And The Poor Man

The Voice Squad

3:04

The Jolly Old Man, The Kilkenny (Jigs)

The Jolly Old Man, The Kilkenny (Jigs)

Joey Abarta

4:16

Didn't She Dance And Dance, Johnny The Tailor's Fancy, Timmy Connor's

Didn't She Dance And Dance, Johnny The Tailor's Fancy, Timmy Connor's

Aoife Ní Chaoimh, Paudie O'Connor

3:39

Salonika

Salonika

Lynched

4:29

Bunker Hill, The Holy Land, The Pinch Of Snuff

Bunker Hill, The Holy Land, The Pinch Of Snuff

The Friel Sisters

3:41

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