Simply Folk

Simply Folk

Sun, 10pm

Simply Folk Sunday 12 August 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

Sail On

Sail On

Connla

3:33

One Starry Night

One Starry Night

Sean Tyrrell

4:36

In This House

In This House

Aine Tyrrell

3:34

Song For Calum

Song For Calum

Peggy Seeger

2:24

Little Girl Child

Little Girl Child

Peggy Seeger

3:36

The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face

The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face

Luka Bloom

3:11

Tommy People's Reel

Tommy People's Reel

Martin Hayes Quartet

4:04

Short Term Thing

Short Term Thing

Kern

3:24

Sunflower

Sunflower

We Banjo 3

2:35

Song Long Forgotten

Song Long Forgotten

Ye Vagabonds

6:41

Dear Someone

Dear Someone

Heidi Talbot & John Mccusker

4:25

Laethanta Saoire

Laethanta Saoire

Jiggy

2:54

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Presenter: Ruth Smith

Producer: Aoife Nic Cormaic

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