Simply Folk

Simply Folk

Sun, 10pm

Simply Folk Sunday 11 August 2019

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

Summer Rain

Summer Rain

The Whileaways

4:07

Lughnasa Damhsa

Lughnasa Damhsa

Donal O'Connor(Synth); Nicky Scott (Bass); Shaun "Muss" Wallace (Guitar)

4:35

Spanish Lady

Spanish Lady

Maighread Ni Dhomhnaill/Triona Ni Dhomhnaill/Donal Lunny

3:58

Will Ye Go To Flanders? (Live)

Will Ye Go To Flanders? (Live)

Nocrows

4:41

Estrela

Estrela

Carminho

4:39

Magnolia Place

Magnolia Place

Padraig Rynne

5:44

Joan Of Arc

Joan Of Arc

Pauline Scanlon

4:59

Wisely & Slow

Wisely & Slow

The Staves

3:49

Brother

Brother

Greenshine

4:06

The Apprentice Boy

The Apprentice Boy

John Doyle, Kenny Malone (Percussion),, Liz Carroll (Fiddle) Seamus Egan (Whistle)

3:48

The Girl I Left Behind

The Girl I Left Behind

Sam Sweeney

3:39

Brother

Brother

Greenshine

4:03

The Girl I Left Behind Me

The Girl I Left Behind Me

Sam Sweeney

3:39

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Presenter: Ruth Smith

Producer: Aidan Butler

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