Simply Folk

Simply Folk

Sat, 8pm

Simply Folk Saturday 22 July 2017

Simply Folk

Simply Folk

Simply Folk will treat the listener to an hour of music from the ever-changing and vibrant folk scene in Ireland and across the world. Presented by Ruth Smith.

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 Saturday night. 

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

Music Played on the Show

Skellig

Skellig

Jiggy

4:12

Just Once

Just Once

Gavin Moore

3:35

Down Where The Drunkards Roll

Down Where The Drunkards Roll

Richard And Linda Thompson

4:04

In A Town Like This

In A Town Like This

John Prine, Dolores Keane

3:35

Bogie's Bonnie Belle

Bogie's Bonnie Belle

Daoirí Farrell

3:35

Hybreasil

Hybreasil

Máirín Mannion

3:14

Desperados Waiting For A Train

Desperados Waiting For A Train

Freddie White

4:23

My Son Tim

My Son Tim

Liz Hanley

2:50

Throwing Pennies

Throwing Pennies

Lau

4:25

Girl On A Train

Girl On A Train

Liam Merriman, Eoin Ó Meachair

2:43

Sing Your Song

Sing Your Song

The Whileaways

4:11

The Whole Of The Moon

The Whole Of The Moon

Jacqui Sharkey

4:25

Russian Rumba (Makh Tsu Di/Letni Kanikuli

Russian Rumba (Makh Tsu Di/Letni Kanikuli

No Crows

4:41

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Presenter: Ruth Smith

Producer: Aoife Nic Cormaic

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