Mystery Train with John Kelly

Mystery Train with John Kelly

Sunday to Thursday, 7 - 9pm

Mystery Train Tuesday 7 November 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.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Slow Disco

Composer: Annie Clark

Performer(s): St Vincent

Album: MASSEDUCTION / Loma Vista Caroline / LVR 00223

Duration: 2:44


Title: Andata

Composer: Ryuichi Sakamoto

Performer(s): Ryuichi Sakamoto

Album: async / Milan / 399 902 2

Duration: 4:39


Title: Warszawa

Composer: Bowie Eno

Performer(s): Donny Mccaslin

Album: Beyond Now (Deluxe Edition) / Motéma / Promo

Duration: 7:14


Title: Blackstar Pyramid Song Breathing Underwater

Composer: David Bowie Radiohead Nai Palm

Performer(s): Nai Palm

Album: Needlepaw / Masterworks / 889 85422 662

Duration: 9:10


Title: Crossfire/So Into You

Composer: Naomi Grace Saalfield Tim Kelly Bruce Robinson Tamia Washington Liionel Richie Ronald LaPread

Performer(s): Nai Palm

Album: Needlepaw / Masterworks / 889 85422 662

Duration: 4:27


Title: Logos

Composer: Archy Marshall

Performer(s): King Krule

Album: The OOZ / XL / XL 872CD

Duration: 3:49


Title: Sublunary

Composer: Archy Marshall

Performer(s): King Krule

Album: The OOZ / XL / XL 872CD

Duration: 2:10


Title: Reflection Of Youth

Performer(s): Eera

Album: Reflection of Youth / Big Dada

Duration: 3:38


Title: Resurgam

Composer: Fin Greenwall

Performer(s): Fink

Album: Resurgam / R'Coupd / B07 3X BST 8X

Duration: 8:34


Title: It’S A Man's Man's World

Composer: Brown

Performer(s): Sekouba Bambino

Album: Sinikan / Syllart / Cds 8932

Duration: 4:38


Title: Sahara Featuring Iggy Pop

Composer: Songhoy Blues

Performer(s): Songhoy Blues

Album: Resistance / Transgressive / Trans298 CD

Duration: 3:03


Title: The Man I Love

Composer: Gershwin

Performer(s): Rokia Traore

Album: Tchamantche / Nonesuch / 7559 79934 5

Duration: 4:44


Title: Fine And Mellow

Composer: Holiday

Performer(s): Billie Holiday

Album: Billy Remembers Billie / Columbia / C3k 47724

Duration: 6:22


Title: Theme For Lester Young (Aka "Goodbye Pork Pie Hat.")

Composer: Charles Mingus

Performer(s): Joni Mitchell

Album: Mingus / Asylym / 7559 60557

Duration: 5:36


Title: The Chill Of Death

Composer: Charles Mingus

Performer(s): Charles Mingus

Album: Let My Children Hear Music / BGO / BGO CD 1140

Duration: 7:41


Title: Locomotive

Composer: Thelonious Monk

Performer(s): Thelonious Monk Quintet

Album: The Complete Prestige 10-Inch LP Collection / Prestige / 088807 236 492

Duration: 6:24


Title: The Ballad Of Thelonious Monk

Composer: Rowles

Performer(s): Carmen Mcrae

Album: The Great American Songbook (Live) / Atlantic Jazz / 2 904-2

Duration: 3:29


Title: The Hip Cowboy

Composer: Gaillard

Performer(s): Slim Gaillard

Album: Laughing In Rhythm: Vol 1 / The Official Record Company / 83050

Duration: 2:44


Title: I'M An Old Cowhand

Composer: Mercer

Performer(s): Sonny Rollins

Album: The Definitive Sonny Rollins On Prestige, Riverside, and Contemporary / Ojc Remasters / 0888072319936

Duration: 5:38


Title: I Want To Be A Cowboy's Sweetheart

Composer: Patsy Montana

Performer(s): Patsy Montana

Album: All About Steve (Music from the Motion Picture) / Trikont / TRIKONT US 0246 2

Duration: 3:06


Title: Trail Of Broken Hearts

Composer: KD Lang Ben Mink

Performer(s): Kd Lang And The Reclines

Album: Absolute Torch and Twang / SIRE / 925 877 2

Duration: 3:25


Title: Famous Blue Raincoat

Composer: Cohen

Performer(s): Leonard Cohen

Album: Songs of Love and Hate / Columbia / B00M 71OYR 8

Duration: 5:10



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Tweet: @johnkellytweets

Presenter & Producer: John Kelly

Producer: Áine Fay (Sunday)

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn (Sunday)


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