Mystery Train with John Kelly

Mystery Train with John Kelly

Sunday to Thursday, 7 - 9pm

Mystery Train Sunday 12 July 2020

Mystery Train Summer Schedule 

Please note the change in driver of your Mystery Train for the following three weeks. 

Tuesday August 4th until Thursday August 6th | Rachel Breslin 

Monday August 10th until Thursday August 20th | Ellen Cranitch 

The Sunday Service remains unchanged

Mystery Train with John Kelly

Mystery Train with John Kelly

On tonight's Sunday Service, John is joined by Ian Lynch of Lankum. The musician, folk song collector and folklore lecturer explains the epenthetic vowel and a mondegreen, and picks music by Shannon and the Clams, Portishead and Iron Maiden.

Ian Lynch of Lankum talks epenthetic vowels and picks the tunes

Ian Lynch of Lankum talks epenthetic vowels and picks the tunes

On tonight's Sunday Service, John is joined by Ian Lynch of Lankum. The musician, folk song collector and folklore lecturer explains the epenthetic vowel and a mondegreen, and picks music by Shannon and the Clams, Portishead and Iron Maiden.

 

Mystery Train on Spotify 

Check out and follow John's playlist on Spotify featuring a number of tracks played recently on the show.


Mystery Train Guests

On our Mystery Train Sunday Service, John is joined by a special guest who picks the tunes. You can stream or download each programme via the RTÉ Player, or via the Apple Store and Spotify. Listen to programmes with Dorothy Cross, Bronagh Gallagher, Lisa Dwan, Paula Meehan, Cillian Murphy, Gavin Friday, Sam Amidon, Neil Hannon and more...

Music Played on the Show

01:00

Title: The Young People

Composer: Lankum

Performer(s): Lankum

Album: Livelong Day / Rough Trade / RT 0098CD

Duration: 7:05

01:00

Title: The Boy

Composer: Shannon and the Clams

Performer(s): Shannon And The Clams

Album: The Boy / Easy Eye Sound / Nonesuch / digital release

Duration: 3:03

01:00

Title: Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son

Composer: Harris

Performer(s): Iron Maiden

Album: Seventh Son of a Seventh Son / EMI Music Distribution / 4968640

Duration: 3:00

01:00

Title: Murder At Midnight

Composer: Joe Yorke

Performer(s): The Co-Operators

Album: Rhythms From The Kitchen Sink / Waggle Dance Records

Duration: 4:00

01:00

Title: Arada (The Mantlepiece Song)

Composer: Tommy Lynch

Performer(s): Tommy Lynch

Duration: 3:05

01:00

Title: The Pride Of Petravore

Composer: French

Performer(s): Lankum

Album: The Livelong Day / Rough Trade / RT0098CD

Duration: 4:56

01:00

Title: Live Out My Stars

Composer: Fitzgerald

Performer(s): Patrik Fitzgerald

Album: The Very Best of Patrik Fitzgerald / Anagram / CDPUNK 31

Duration: 3:36

01:00

Title: Pissing

Composer: Parker

Performer(s): Low

Album: The Great Destroyer / Rough Trade / RTRADCD 206

Duration: 5:08

01:00

Title: As I Roved Out

Composer: Trad

Performer(s): Planxty & Andy Irvine

Album: The Well Below the Valley / Shanachie / SHANCD 79010

Duration: 5:21

01:00

Title: Imps Of The Perverse

Composer: Rudimentary Peni

Performer(s): Rudimentary Peni

Album: Cacophony / Southern Records / itunes

Duration: 1:48

01:00

Title: Why Conquer?

Composer: Ludicra

Performer(s): Ludicra

Album: Another Great Love Song / Alternative Tentacles Records / VIRUS 32

Duration: 4:00

01:00

Title: Machine Gun

Composer: Barrow

Performer(s): Portishead

Album: Third

Duration: 4:43

01:00

Title: Ain’T It Funny

Composer: Sewell

Performer(s): Danny Brown

Album: Atrocity Exhibition / Warp / itunes

Duration: 2:57

01:00

Title: Skeng

Composer: Flowdan

Performer(s): The Bug Ft. Flowdan & Killa P

Album: London Zoo / Hyperdub / HDB006

Duration: 4:39

01:00

Title: Dead Dog In An Alleyway

Composer: Dawson

Performer(s): Richard Dawson

Album: 2020.0 / Weird World / 12024

Duration: 5:29

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Presenter & Producer: John Kelly

Producer: Áine Fay (Sunday)

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn (Sunday)

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