Mystery Train with John Kelly

Mystery Train with John Kelly

Sunday to Thursday, 7 - 9pm

Mystery Train Sunday 17 September 2017

Coming up Sunday June 17th...

John Kelly is joined by composer Gavin Bryars who talks about his approach to composition, and working  with the likes of John Cage, Tom Waits and Father John Misty. 

Over two days in June, Louth Contemporary Music Society will present the Book of Hours, a music festival devoted to beautiful, profound music by contemporary composers from across the globe. Gavin will be performing his haunting, ethereal 'Jesus Blood...' with a festival ensemble including young musicians from Music Generation Louth in a perfect end to the festival on Saturday, June 23rd.

For details, visit the Louth CMS website

Mystery Train with John Kelly

Mystery Train is a nightly journey through the many wonders of recorded music - from its vintage glories to the latest sounds. Essential listening for the discerning music fan.

Sunday Service - Loah

Sunday Service - Loah

John is joined tonight by Loah (AKA Sallay Matu Garnett), a singer songwriter of Sierra Leonean / Irish origin.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Korea

Composer: Utah Phillips and Ani Diffranco

Performer(s): Utah Phillips And Ani Diffranco

Album: The Past Didn't Go Anywhere / Righteous Babe Records / COOKCD 124

Duration: 7:26


Title: A Time In My Life

Composer: Rogie

Performer(s): S.E. Rogie

Album: Dead Men Don't Smoke Marijuana / Real World Records / Cdrw46 7243 8396 3928

Duration: 3:25


Title: It’S A Man's Man's World

Composer: Brown

Performer(s): Sekouba Bambino

Album: Sinikan / Syllart / Cds 8932

Duration: 4:38


Title: Smells Like Teen Spirit

Composer: Cobain

Performer(s): Robert Glasper Experiment

Album: Black Radio / Blue Note / 509995 5901420

Duration: 7:24


Title: Leroy And Lanisha

Composer: Kamasi Washington

Performer(s): Kamasi Washington

Album: The Epic / Brainfeeder / BFCD050

Duration: 9:08


Title: Unveiled

Composer: Loah

Performer(s): Loah

Album: The Heart / Ensemble Music / ESM003

Duration: 4:12


Title: Mogo Te Diya Bee Ye

Composer: Oumou

Performer(s): Oumou Sangare

Album: Oumou / World Circuit / 79827-2

Duration: 4:10


Title: God Must Be A Boogie Man

Composer: Joni Mitchell

Performer(s): Jaco Pastorius/Peter Erskine/Herbie Hancock/Wayne Shorter

Album: Mingus / Asylum Records / 7559605572

Duration: 4:35


Title: Freedom

Composer: Charles Mingus

Performer(s): Charles Mingus

Album: Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus / Impulse / 0602 5170 36963

Duration: 5:10


Title: Afro Blue

Composer: Mongo Santamaria

Performer(s): Robert Glasper & Erykah Badu

Album: Black Radio / Blue Note / 509995 5901420

Duration: 5:13


Title: The Eraser

Composer: Thom Yorke

Performer(s): Christian Scott

Album: Yesterday You Said Tomorrow / Concord Jazz / 7231412

Duration: 5:26


Title: Diaspora

Composer: Christian Scott

Performer(s): Christian Scott

Album: Diaspora / Stretch Music / LLC-RAD-365

Duration: 4:57


Title: Cortege

Composer: Loah

Performer(s): Loah

Album: The Heart / Ensemble Music / ESM003

Duration: 4:46


Title: Atom Dance

Composer: Bjork

Performer(s): Bjork And Anohni

Album: Vulnicura / One Little Indian / tplp1231cdx

Duration: 8:09


Title: Love In Vain

Composer: Johnson, Robert

Performer(s): Robert Johnson

Album: The Complete Recordings / Columbia / Legacy / COL 512574 2

Duration: 2:22


Title: Cranes In The Sky

Composer: Solange

Performer(s): Solange

Album: A Seat at the Table / Columbia / Sony / 88985387462

Duration: 4:11


Title: Malika

Composer: Hiatus Kaiyote

Performer(s): Hiatus Kaiyote

Album: Tawk Tomahawk / Flying Buddha / 8888375262

Duration: 4:55


Title: Deathless

Composer: Naomi and Lisa-Kainde Diaz

Performer(s): Ibeyi Ft Kamasi Washington

Album: Ash / XL / XL 870CDX

Duration: 3:19



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Tweet: @johnkellytweets

Presenter & Producer: John Kelly

Producer: Áine Fay (Sunday)

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn (Sunday)


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