The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 21 May 2017

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

Tonight's Rolling Wave hears tracks from a new album "Loom" by one of Ireland's most skilful younger fiddle players, Dublin man Liam O'Connor.

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 Buncrana Boy

The Buncrana Boy

Liam O'Connor, John Blake, Ruairi Mcgorman

1:35

The Hut In The Bog, Mcfadden's (Reel)

The Hut In The Bog, Mcfadden's (Reel)

Liam O'Connor, John Blake, Ruairi Mcgorman

2:08

Miss Thornton's Jig, The Coolihan Jig

Miss Thornton's Jig, The Coolihan Jig

Liam O'Connor

3:04

The Rights Of Man

The Rights Of Man

Liam O'Connor, John Blake

2:02

The Rights Of Women

The Rights Of Women

Liam O'Connor, John Blake

1:20

Easter Snow

Easter Snow

Liam O'Connor

3:27

Moran's Return

Moran's Return

O'Connor Family

2:35

Lucky In Love, Reel (No Name)

Lucky In Love, Reel (No Name)

Liam O'Connor, Seán Keane, Mick O'Connor, John Blake

2:14

The Races Of Ballyhooley, Hanley's  Reel, Jenny's Welcome To Charlie

The Races Of Ballyhooley, Hanley's Reel, Jenny's Welcome To Charlie

Liam O'Connor, Seán Mac Eoin, John Blake

6:41

Tar Bolton, Imelda Rolands, Master Crowley's (Reels)

Tar Bolton, Imelda Rolands, Master Crowley's (Reels)

Liam O'Connor, John Blake, Ruairi Mcgorman

4:20

Reels (No Names)

Reels (No Names)

Liam O'Connor, John Blake, Ruairi Mcgorman

3:04

The Repeal Of The Union

The Repeal Of The Union

Liam O'Connor

2:20

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