The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 2 November 2014

We have a new quiz for you on The Rolling Wave:

Christy Moore has a new double album just out called "On the Road" and we have vinyl copies to give to the winners.

The question is about a folk festival which took place in the late 70s and early 80s in a location on the west coast of Co Clare. Christy sings a famous song about the festival and if you know where it did take place then try your luck!

Answers to:

The Rolling Wave, c/o Peter Browne, Music Programmes, RTÉ Radio One, Dublin 4 or therollingwave@rte.ie or @Therollingwave

And congratulations to the two winners of our last competition: Mary Murphy of Rathowen, Co Westmeath and Joe Clarke of Summerhill, Co Meath.

Copies of The Blue Room CD by the Martin Hayes Quartet go to both and the answer was The Tulla Céilí Band.

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

100 years since the start of World War One, a selection of songs and music related to the catastrophic global event which erroneously became titled as "The war to end all wars"

About The Show

Named after a famous traditional Irish tune, The Rolling Wave is a sharp ear and a close eye on the world of traditional and folk music in Ireland.

Sunday, 10.00pm on RTÉ Radio 1

Music Played on the Show

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Harry Bradley, Mick O' Brien, John Blake, Liam O'Connor

0:47

The Writing Of Tipperary

The Writing Of Tipperary

Iain Mackintosh

7:19

Jimmy's Gone To Flanders

Jimmy's Gone To Flanders

Jim Malcolm

4:40

No Man's Land

No Man's Land

Eric Bogle

6:20

The Recruiting Sergeant

The Recruiting Sergeant

Dominic Behan

1:44

Sergeant William Bailey

Sergeant William Bailey

Dominic Behan

2:47

Salonika

Salonika

Jimmy Crowley

3:10

When Margaret Was Eleven

When Margaret Was Eleven

Dubliners

4:04

Christmas 1914

Christmas 1914

Micky Mcconnell

5:25

Maccrimmon's Lament

Maccrimmon's Lament

Heather Heywood

1:05

Maccrimmon's Sweetheart

Maccrimmon's Sweetheart

Dougie Pincock

1:30

La Promenade Do Crabe

La Promenade Do Crabe

Jean Blanchard, Eric Montbel

1:31

Le Mariage Du Capitaine

Le Mariage Du Capitaine

Jean Blanchard, Eric Montbel

1:10

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