Mystery Train with John Kelly

Mystery Train with John Kelly

Sunday to Thursday, 7 - 9pm

Mystery Train Sunday 3 December 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 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.

Mystery Train Sunday Service - Lisa McInerney

Mystery Train Sunday Service - Lisa McInerney

On Mystery Train's Sunday Service John invites a guest to choose the music, and this week is joined by author Lisa McInerney.

Music Played on the Show


Title: Poor The War Away

Composer: Karl Blau

Performer(s): Karl Blau

Album: Out Her Space / Bella Union / PROMO

Duration: 3:28


Title: This City's Undone

Composer: Adrian Flanagan Dean Honer Lias Saoudi Saul Adamczewski

Performer(s): The Moonlandingz Ft Yoko Ono Philip Oakey

Album: This City's Undone / Transgressive / TRANS317X

Duration: 3:58


Title: 1982.0

Composer: Liima

Performer(s): Liima

Album: 1982.0 / City Slang / Slang 50136LP

Duration: 4:17


Title: Number One

Composer: Burton

Performer(s): Portugal. The Man

Album: Woodstock / Atlantic Records / 561633

Duration: 5:21


Title: Mile End

Composer: Banks

Performer(s): Pulp

Album: Different Class (Deluxe Edition) / Rhino Records / 9029 591996

Duration: 4:30


Title: Easy Living

Composer: Rainger

Performer(s): Billie Holiday

Album: The Complete Decca Recordings / Verve Records / 1062602

Duration: 3:12


Title: No Oath, No Spell

Composer: Murder by Death

Performer(s): Murder By Death

Album: Bitter Drink, Bitter Moon / Bloodshot / BS 200

Duration: 3:32


Title: State Hospital

Composer: Hutchison

Performer(s): Frightened Rabbit

Album: Pedestrian Verse / Atlantic / Warner Music / 2564 653596

Duration: 4:37


Title: Xizi She Knows

Composer: Imogen Heap

Performer(s): Imogen Heap

Album: Sparks / Megaphonic / MEGACD 007

Duration: 4:42


Title: Oblivion

Composer: Patrick Wolf

Performer(s): Patrick Wolf

Album: Sundark and Riverlight. / Bloody Chamber Music / Junketboy-Consignment / BCM 06CD

Duration: 3:52


Title: Compatriots

Composer: Sarah Slean

Performer(s): Sarah Slean

Album: The Baroness Redecorates / The Baroness Inc / digital

Duration: 3:03


Title: Time Unremembered

Composer: Johnny Flynn

Performer(s): Johnny Flynn

Album: Country Mile / Transgressive / TRANS 165 US

Duration: 4:10


Title: Radio Protector

Composer: 65daysofstatic

Performer(s): 65daysofstatic

Album: One Time for All Time / 65daysofstatic / 16

Duration: 4:26


Title: Death Of A Clown

Composer: Ray Davies

Performer(s): Dave Davies/The Kinks

Album: The Album That Never Was / CNC Records / 40212

Duration: 3:12


Title: Bandida

Composer: Hutt

Performer(s): Audra Mae

Album: The Happiest Lamb / SideOneDummy / SD 14162

Duration: 3:15


Title: Motel

Composer: Myers

Performer(s): Meg Myers

Album: Sorry / Atlantic / 550614

Duration: 4:27



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Presenter & Producer: John Kelly

Producer: Áine Fay (Sunday)

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn (Sunday)


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