The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

The Blue of the Night with Carl Corcoran

Nightly, 10pm - 1am

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Monday 6th June

Blue Room interview and music - Brendan Graham, Sean Keane and Olatz Zugasti

Olatz Zugasti is a Basque singer and harpist who was introduced to Irish music on hearing the voice of traditional singer Sean Keane, which led to collaborations with Brendan Graham. They visit Carl for a special Monday Bank Holiday Blue. (Music is not available for download due to copyright restrictions.)

Blue Room interview - Brendan Graham, Sean Keane and Olatz Zugasti

Olatz Zugasti is a Basque singer and harpist who was introduced to Irish music on hearing the voice of traditional singer Sean Keane, which led to collaborations with Brendan Graham. They visit Carl for a special Monday Bank Holiday Blue. (Music is not available for download due to copyright restrictions.)

Wednesday 1st June

Blue of the Night - Kaleidoscope Interval

During the interval of tonight's live Kaleidoscope concert, Carl talks to former curators and co-founders Kate Ellis and Cliodhna Ryan.

Monday 30th May

Blue Room Sessions: The Buckley Sisters

The Buckleys - Linda, Irene and Annette – sisters from County Cork, are each acclaimed creative musicians. Linda and Irene are contemporary composers while Annette is a singer songwriter. They join Carl for another Blue Room Session.

Tuesday 26th January

The Blue of The Night with Carl Corcoran: Donal Lunny Interview

Donal Lunny has been central to the renaissance of Irish music for several decades. From his early days of Emmet Spiceland in the late sixties, through seminal outfits Planxty, the Bothy Band, Moving Hearts, Coolfin and recently Mozaik, he is the heartbeat of Irish music. Donal joined Carl for a chat recently in our inaugural 'Round Midnight'.

Monday 23rd September

Roger Doyle interview

In a week where Blue celebrates the music of Roger Doyle, the composer joins Carl Corcoran in studio to talk about his music and his career.

Thursday 16th May

Paul Brady interview

Carl Corcoran interviews Paul Brady about the remastered Missing Liberty Tapes

Tuesday 14th May

John Marytn

Carl Talks to RTÉ TEN's Paddy Kehoe about John Martyn's classic album, Solid Air

Thursday 2nd May

Louis Stewart interview

Carl Corcoran talks to jazz guitar legend, Louis Stewart.

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Presenter: Carl Corcoran

Producer: Áine Fay

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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