The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 16 August 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 traditional Irish music played on guitars and a memory of Monaghan piper Willie Clarke who recorded on an early series of 78rpm discs "The Pipes of Three Nations"

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

The Rolling Wave

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

0:47

The Silver Spear, The Dublin Reel

The Silver Spear, The Dublin Reel

Séamus Ennis

2:45

Down The Broom

Down The Broom

Séamus Ennis

2:00

Dennis Cahill, P W Crump

Dennis Cahill, P W Crump

The Pipe On The Hob, The Colliers Reel

3:02

Modestly Kissed The Quaker

Modestly Kissed The Quaker

Nick Dellar

2:47

O'Carolan's Draught

O'Carolan's Draught

Tom O'Farrell

2:10

An Bheith Gheal

An Bheith Gheal

Aran Corcoran

3:37

Mcauliffe's, The Glen Cottage, Two Little Goats (Polkas)

Mcauliffe's, The Glen Cottage, Two Little Goats (Polkas)

John O'Shea

2:50

Mrs. Mcleod Of Raasay

Mrs. Mcleod Of Raasay

William Clarke

0:50

The Old Toweller

The Old Toweller

Anthony Charlton

0:35

Father O' Flynn

Father O' Flynn

William Clarke

0:35

Highland Laddie

Highland Laddie

James Robertson

0:45

Bonnie Anne, Delvinside

Bonnie Anne, Delvinside

James Robertson

1:35

The Keel Row, Felton Lonnon

The Keel Row, Felton Lonnon

Anthony Charlton

1:43

The Star Of Munster, Mrs. Mcleod Of Raasay, The Swallowtail

The Star Of Munster, Mrs. Mcleod Of Raasay, The Swallowtail

William Clarke

2:50

Down The Broom

Down The Broom

William Clarke

0:35

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