The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 3 May 2015

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

Some music and song to welcome in the month of May and we preview some upcoming happenings and events in the traditional music world.

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

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

0:47

And The Band Played Waltzing Matilda

And The Band Played Waltzing Matilda

Eric Bogle

7:54

Poll Halpenny

Poll Halpenny

Denis P. Murphy

1:54

Poll Halpenny

Poll Halpenny

Denis P. Murphy

1:54

Lord Franklin

Lord Franklin

Micheál Ó Domhnaill, Kevin Burke

3:47

Corney Drew's Hornpipe, Two Birds In A Tree

Corney Drew's Hornpipe, Two Birds In A Tree

Denis Murphy

3:08

The House In The Glen, The Thrush On The Strand, Gan Ainm

The House In The Glen, The Thrush On The Strand, Gan Ainm

Denis Murphy

3:14

Mountcollins, The Doon Reel, Patsy Mccarthy's (Reels)

Mountcollins, The Doon Reel, Patsy Mccarthy's (Reels)

Denis Murphy

2:50

The Rainy Day, Speed The Plough, My Love Is In America

The Rainy Day, Speed The Plough, My Love Is In America

3:35

Hal And Tow

Hal And Tow

The Press Gang

2:46

The May Morning Dew

The May Morning Dew

Dolores Keane

4:46

Marions Les Roses

Marions Les Roses

Malicorne

3:25

The Rocky Road To Dublin

The Rocky Road To Dublin

Dubliners

2:29

Brian Boru's March, Sonny Brogan's, Brian O'Lynn

Brian Boru's March, Sonny Brogan's, Brian O'Lynn

3:45

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