Simply Folk

Simply Folk

Sun, 10pm

Simply Folk Sunday 20 October 2019

Simply Folk

Simply Folk

Simply Folk presents an hour of music from the ever-changing and vibrant folk scene in Ireland and across the world.

About The Show

Each week on Simply Folk, listeners are treated to an hour of songs and music from the best local and international folk singers and instrumentalists.  Along with lots of great classics from across the decades, expect to be introduced to many new and exciting folk sounds.

The programme is presented by Galway singer, songwriter and musician Ruth Smith who brings a wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm to the airwaves each Sunday night. 

You can contact the programme with your thoughts and suggestions at simplyfolk@rte.ie

Music Played on the Show

Columbus

Columbus

Mary Black

5:21

There Were Roses

There Were Roses

Tommy Sands

6:21

Viva La Quinte Brigada

Viva La Quinte Brigada

Christy Moore

5:46

Siuil A Run

Siuil A Run

Reeltime

3:38

The Blacksmith

The Blacksmith

Planxty

4:11

The Road For The Gypsies

The Road For The Gypsies

Loyko

2:47

Kalimankou Denkou

Kalimankou Denkou

Yanka Roupkina

1:00

Spanish Lady

Spanish Lady

Maighread Ni Dhomhnaill/Triona Ni Dhomhnaill/Donal Lunny

3:58

Carey

Carey

Joni Mitchell

3:03

Different Therefore Equal

Different Therefore Equal

Peggy Seeger

2:13

The Testimony Of Patience Kershaw

The Testimony Of Patience Kershaw

The Unthanks

4:05

Dream In Blue

Dream In Blue

The Stray Birds

3:30

Roll And Tumble

Roll And Tumble

The Stunning

4:18

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Presenter: Ruth Smith

Producer: Aoife Nic Cormaic

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