Mystery Train with John Kelly

Mystery Train with John Kelly

Sunday to Thursday, 7 - 9pm

Mystery Train Thursday 7 June 2018

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: Curse Of The Contemporary

Composer: Mike Lindsay Laura Marling

Performer(s): Lump

Album: LUMP / Dead Oceans / DOC165

Duration: 3:02


Title: Girl In Amber

Composer: Nick Cave Warren Ellis

Performer(s): Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds

Album: Skeleton Tree / Mute / B5009 CDS

Duration: 4:50


Title: A

Composer: Sha

Performer(s): Nik Bartsch's Ronin

Album: Awase / ECM / 2603 673 5867

Duration: 8:21


Title: Flume

Composer: Justin Vernon

Performer(s): Bon Iver

Album: For Emma, Forever Ago / Promotional Cd

Duration: 3:39


Title: Moonshine Freeze

Composer: Kate Stables

Performer(s): This Is The Kit

Album: Moonshine Freeze / Rough Trade / RTRACD 870

Duration: 3:41


Title: Nook

Composer: Nadine

Performer(s): Nadine

Album: Oh My / Memphis Industries / MIO482 CD

Duration: 3:10


Title: Eus Keus?

Composer: Gwenno Saunders Rhys Edwards

Performer(s): Gwenno

Album: Le Kov / Heavenly / HVNLP 145CD

Duration: 5:33


Title: The River

Composer: Polly Jean Harvey

Performer(s): Pj Harvey

Album: Is This Desire? / Island / CID 8076 524 563 2

Duration: 4:52


Title: Blame

Composer: Friday/macken

Performer(s): Gavin Friday

Album: Catholic / Rubyworks

Duration: 4:49


Title: Midnight Cowboy

Composer: Barry

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: The Best Of John Barry / Emi / 488582 2

Duration: 2:34


Title: Amarcord

Composer: Rota

Performer(s): Studio Orchestra

Album: Fellini & Rota: Movies And Music / Cam Productions / Cam 493092 2

Duration: 6:12


Title: Silurian Blue

Composer: Sam Shepherd

Performer(s): Floating Points

Album: Reflections - Mojave Desert / Pluto / Pluto 1

Duration: 6:37


Title: Keening For A Dead Love

Composer: Aiden Moffat & RM Hubbert

Performer(s): Aiden Moffat & Rm Hubbert

Album: Here Lies the Body / Rock Action / ROCKACT 112CD

Duration: 3:34


Title: Daphne

Composer: Xylouris & White

Performer(s): Xyloruris White

Album: Mother / Bella Union / BELLA 716 cd

Duration: 5:06


Title: Turn

Composer: K Bankole G Hastings A Massoquoi D Sitek

Performer(s): Young Fathers

Album: Cocoa Sugar / ZEN 248

Duration: 3:35


Title: Born To Beg

Composer: Aaron Dessner Bryce Dessner

Performer(s): The National

Album: Sleep Well Beast / 4AD / 4AD 0020CD

Duration: 4:22


Title: Evil

Composer: Nadine Shah

Performer(s): Nadine Shah

Album: Holiday Destination / OLIVE 103CD

Duration: 4:58


Title: The Internet Of Love (That Way)

Composer: R Nielson

Performer(s): Unknown Mortal Orchestra

Album: Sex & Food / Jagjaguwar / JAG 322

Duration: 4:56


Title: Alphabet Street

Composer: Prince

Performer(s): Prince

Album: The Very Best of Prince / Warner Brothers / 8122 74272 2

Duration: 5:38


Title: Red Clay

Composer: Hubbard

Performer(s): Freddie Hubbard

Album: Freewheelin' / BGP / CDBGPD 099

Duration: 9:41


Title: Speak Like A Child

Composer: Herbie Hancock

Performer(s): Herbie Hancock

Album: Speak Like a Child / Blue Note / 7243 4 97807 29

Duration: 7:48


Title: Everything Is Floating

Composer: Laurie Anderson Kronos Quartet

Performer(s): Laurie Anderson Kronos Quartet

Album: Landfall / Nonesuch / 7559 79338 9

Duration: 1:58


Title: Amaracord (I Remember)

Composer: Nina Rota Norma Winstone

Performer(s): Norma Winstone

Album: Descansado / ECM / 2567 578 6989

Duration: 5:06



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Tweet: @johnkellytweets

Presenter & Producer: John Kelly

Producer: Áine Fay (Sunday)

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn (Sunday)


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