Simply Folk

Simply Folk

Sun, 10pm

Simply Folk Saturday 9 December 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

Eyelids Into Snow

Eyelids Into Snow

Scullion

5:09

American Tune

American Tune

Paul Simon

3:47

December Moon

December Moon

The Henry Girls

3:38

Little Fishes / The Rainy Day Fisherman

Little Fishes / The Rainy Day Fisherman

Jackie Oates

3:36

The Ballad Of George Collins

The Ballad Of George Collins

Sam Lee

4:00

Motherland

Motherland

Natalie Merchant

4:44

Sweet Liberty Of Life

Sweet Liberty Of Life

Finbar Furey

4:08

Runs In The Family

Runs In The Family

The Roches

3:26

Wee Michael's March /The Black Bell/ A Tune For The Girls

Wee Michael's March /The Black Bell/ A Tune For The Girls

Alec Brown

4:51

John O'Dreams

John O'Dreams

Eilis Kennedy

3:27

If We Make It Through December

If We Make It Through December

Old Sea Brigade

2:12

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Presenter: Ruth Smith

Producer: Aoife Nic Cormaic

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