The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 3 September 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

New music from flute player Martin Meehan, Scottish traditional singer Christine Primrose, a fiddle album from Bernadette Nic Gabhann, harp tunes from Eileen Gannon.

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 Hag's Purse, The Banks Of Newfoundland, The Horse's Leotard

The Hag's Purse, The Banks Of Newfoundland, The Horse's Leotard

Martin Meehan

4:46

The Little Pig, The Flying Reel

The Little Pig, The Flying Reel

Martin Meehan

3:27

The House Of Hamill

The House Of Hamill

Martin Meehan

1:16

Sandmount, The Pinch Of Snuff

Sandmount, The Pinch Of Snuff

Martin Meehan

2:25

Brockagh Brae

Brockagh Brae

Vincent Doherty

3:54

A Charm Of Polkas

A Charm Of Polkas

Nollaig Mac Cárthaigh And Friends

3:52

The Ashplant, The Galtee Rangers

The Ashplant, The Galtee Rangers

All Cobblestone Musicians

2:35

An Gille Donn

An Gille Donn

Christine Primrose

4:00

Thug Mémo Lámh Don Eileanach

Thug Mémo Lámh Don Eileanach

Christine Primrose

2:20

The Glass Of Beer, John Kelly's Old Concertina Reel, Farewell To Ireland

The Glass Of Beer, John Kelly's Old Concertina Reel, Farewell To Ireland

Bernadette Nic Gabhann

3:20

Jackson's Mistake

Jackson's Mistake

Bernadette Nic Gabhann

1:37

Rós Baltrasna

Rós Baltrasna

Bernadette Nic Gabhann

1:36

An Buachaillín Bán

An Buachaillín Bán

Eileen Gannon

3:50

The Road To Ballymac, Palmer's Gate, The Clogher Reel

The Road To Ballymac, Palmer's Gate, The Clogher Reel

Eileen Gannon

4:29

The Graf Spey

The Graf Spey

Bernadette Nic Gabhann, Antoin Mac Gabhann

3:27

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