Simply Folk

Simply Folk

Sun, 10pm

Simply Folk Sunday 9 December 2018

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

Ready For The Storm

Ready For The Storm

Dougie Maclean

3:54

Caledonia

Caledonia

Delores Keane

4:45

Inbetween Dreams

Inbetween Dreams

Sian Brown

3:54

Mother Earth

Mother Earth

Cua

5:20

Motherland

Motherland

Garadice

4:13

Silence Falling

Silence Falling

The Evertides

2:20

White Nights

White Nights

Chris Stout (Fiddle), Caitriona Mckay (Harp)

4:37

Make It Holy

Make It Holy

The Staves

4:33

Peace Like A River

Peace Like A River

Paul Simon

3:20

Port Dannsaidh Hiortach / Deora Dé

Port Dannsaidh Hiortach / Deora Dé

Conway / Mcintyre / Fowlis / Doorley

4:15

Goodbye England (Covered In Snow)

Goodbye England (Covered In Snow)

Laura Marling (Vocal)

3:45

Winter Sun

Winter Sun

Gerry O'Beirne (Guitar)

6:11

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Presenter: Ruth Smith

Producer: Aoife Nic Cormaic

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