Mystery Train with John Kelly

Mystery Train with John Kelly

Sunday to Thursday, 7 - 9pm

Mystery Train Sunday 1 October 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 - Lisa O'Neill

Sunday Service - Lisa O'Neill

Joining John for this week's Sunday Service is Cavan-born singer and songwriter Lisa O'Neill

Music Played on the Show


Title: That's How I Got To Memphis

Composer: Hall, Tom T

Performer(s): Karl Blau

Album: Introducing Karl Blau / Bella Union / Promo

Duration: 4:02


Title: How To Disappear Completely

Composer: Colin and Jonathan Greenwood Edwrad O'Brien Philip Selway Thomas Yorke

Performer(s): Ane Brun

Album: Leave Me Breathless / Balloon Ranger / DEMPR CD 16

Duration: 3:02


Title: Wasted Acres

Composer: Grizzly Bear

Performer(s): Grizzly Bear

Album: Painted Ruins / RCA Records / 88985 435 792

Duration: 2:51


Title: Mr. Bojangles

Performer(s): Nina Simone

Album: Sugar In My Bowl: The Very Best of Nina Simone 1967-1972

Duration: 5:15


Title: Highwayman

Composer: Jimmy Webb

Performer(s): The Highwaymen

Album: Songs of Highwayman / Sony Music / 465863 2

Duration: 3:00


Title: Sunday Morning Coming Down

Composer: Kris Kristopherson

Performer(s): Kris Kristopherson

Album: Kristopherson / BMG / Sony Music / Sony Music Entertainment / 770314

Duration: 4:34


Title: Rainy Night In Soho

Performer(s): The Pogues

Album: The Pogues In Paris - 30th Anniversary Concert At the Olympia

Duration: 4:55


Title: Her Mantle So Green

Composer: Trad

Performer(s): Margaret Barry & Michael Gorman (Banjo)

Album: I Sang Through the Fairs - The Alan Lomax Portait Series / Rounder / ROUCD 1774

Duration: 3:55


Title: I Sang Through The Fairs

Composer: Trad

Performer(s): Margaret Barry

Album: The Alan Lomax Collection: I Sang Through the Fairs / Rounder / ROUCD 1774

Duration: 2:52


Title: John Joe Reilly

Composer: Lisa O'Neill

Performer(s): Lisa O'Neill

Album: RTE Recording / RTE Recording / RTE Recording

Duration: 3:30


Title: Everybody Got

Composer: Ivor Cutler

Performer(s): Ivor Cutler

Album: Jammy Smears / Virgin / 0777 787161 2 9

Duration: 2:08


Title: Run Honey Run

Composer: John Martyn

Performer(s): John Martyn

Album: London Conversation / Universal Island Records Ltd / IMCD 134

Duration: 2:37


Title: The Curious Hand

Composer: Seamus Fogarty

Performer(s): Seamus Fogarty

Album: The Curious Hand / Domino Records / WIGCD 409P

Duration: 4:22


Title: The Only Thing

Composer: Sufjan Stevens

Performer(s): Sufjan Stevens

Album: Carrie & Lowell / Asthmatic Kitty / AKR099

Duration: 4:41


Title: It Must Be Love

Composer: Labi Siffre

Performer(s): Madness

Album: DIVINE MADNESS / 354517

Duration: 3:16


Title: I Wanna Job

Composer: Abner Jay

Performer(s): Abner Jay

Album: One Man Band / Subliminal Sounds / SUBCD7

Duration: 4:15


Title: Rock The Machine

Composer: Lisa O'Neill

Performer(s): Lisa O'Neill

Album: RTE Recording / RTE Recording / RTE Recording

Duration: 4:40


Title: Who Knows Where The Time Goes?

Composer: Sandy Denny

Performer(s): Nina Simone

Album: Black Gold (Live) [Remastered] / itunes / itunes

Duration: 8:11



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Tweet: @johnkellytweets

Presenter & Producer: John Kelly

Producer: Áine Fay (Sunday)

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn (Sunday)


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