Simply Folk

Simply Folk

Sundays at 10pm

Simply Folk Sunday 21 February 2021

Simply Folk

Simply Folk

Ruth Smith 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

Listen back to some of Ruth's playlists from 2017-2020 on Spotify below.









Music Played on the Show

Love Growing

Love Growing

Ruba Shamshoum, Riona Sally Hartman And Farrah Elle

4:10

Vildaluodda

Vildaluodda

Vilda

2:52

Cailín Deas Rua

Cailín Deas Rua

Nell Ní Chróinín

3:40

An Raibh Tú Ar An Gcarraig

An Raibh Tú Ar An Gcarraig

Lorcán Mac Mathúna

2:04

Lavi Vye Neg

Lavi Vye Neg

Leyla Mvccalla

2:52

Les Yeux De Rosalie

Les Yeux De Rosalie

Dirk Powell

4:44

Oran Eile Don Phrionnsa

Oran Eile Don Phrionnsa

Daibhidh Stiubhard

4:55

Ruidle Mo Nigheann Donn

Ruidle Mo Nigheann Donn

Brighde Chaimbeul

1:46

Yimenda Papagueray

Yimenda Papagueray

Emily Wurramara

2:30

Mayoo Sto Hoon

Mayoo Sto Hoon

Buffy Sainte Marie

1:25

Moliannwn

Moliannwn

Gwyneth Glyn Tauseef Akhtar

4:33

Cortége

Cortége

Loah

4:36

De Colores

De Colores

Baldemar Velásquez And Aguila Negra

2:58

Bella Ciao

Bella Ciao

Avanti Popolo

1:35

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Presenter: Ruth Smith

Producer: Elizabeth Laragy

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