Simply Folk

Simply Folk

Sun, 10pm

Simply Folk Saturday 25 November 2017

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 Saturday night. 

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

Music Played on the Show

Lightning Bird Wind River Man

Lightning Bird Wind River Man

Christy Moore

4:15

Myela

Myela

Nick Mulvey

5:05

My Dear, Oh Boy, Oh Man

My Dear, Oh Boy, Oh Man

Gitta De Ridder

3:07

Another Day

Another Day

Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh

4:07

Two Island Swans

Two Island Swans

Ronnie Drew

4:07

On Account Of My Dog Fido

On Account Of My Dog Fido

Ulaid Agus Duke Special

4:55

Late November

Late November

Sandy Denny

3:44

Joseph Boseph Set

Joseph Boseph Set

Simon Thoumire

5:13

Whistling Wind

Whistling Wind

Ye Vagabonds

3:09

Do You Know

Do You Know

Pieta Brown

2:56

Cearcall Mun Ghealaich

Cearcall Mun Ghealaich

Julie Fowlis

4:25

Following The North Star

Following The North Star

Rhiannon Giddens

1:50

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Presenter: Ruth Smith

Producer: Aoife Nic Cormaic

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