The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 17 December 2017

Congratulations and well done to the two winners of our quiz for copies of Christy Moore's album Lily:

Anne Shine of Blackrock, Co Cork and Frank Houlihan of Straffan, Co Kildare.  

The answer was that Christy is from Newbridge in Co. Kildare and plenty had it right.

Our new quiz is for copies of The Blue Room by the Martin Hayes Quartet. We have two to give away and the question is:

When at home in Co. Clare, Martin often plays with a famous céilí band in his home area - can you name the band?

Answers by email, post or Twitter to therollingwave@rte.ie or The Rolling Wave, Music Programmes, RTÉ Radio One or @TheRollingWave.

Good Luck!

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Many good recordings of traditional music and song were issued during the year and Peter Browne chooses a selection for tonight's programme.

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

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

0:47

Glanmorgan House, Erin Go Brách, Dúiseacht Jig By Jackson

Glanmorgan House, Erin Go Brách, Dúiseacht Jig By Jackson

Dan Brouder, Angelina Carberry

4:00

Johnny Has Gone For A Soldier

Johnny Has Gone For A Soldier

Muireann Nic Amhlaiobh

3:27

Jig Learned From The Fairies In Teelin

Jig Learned From The Fairies In Teelin

Mickey Doherty

2:10

My Lagan Love

My Lagan Love

Duke Special And Ulaid

5:34

The Sunny Hills Of Béara, The Fox In The Thatch

The Sunny Hills Of Béara, The Fox In The Thatch

Tony O'Connell And Friends

3:10

Once I Loved You Dear

Once I Loved You Dear

Quercus

5:37

Fraher's, Mckenna's (Jigs)

Fraher's, Mckenna's (Jigs)

Fergal Scahill, Jimmy Higgins

3:06

Johnny Doherty's (Reel Selection)

Johnny Doherty's (Reel Selection)

Usher's Island

4:45

Éirigh Suas A Stóirín

Éirigh Suas A Stóirín

Pádraigín Ní Uallacháin

3:29

The Hunter's Purse

The Hunter's Purse

Leo Rowsome, Larry Redican

1:54

The Peat Bog Soldiers

The Peat Bog Soldiers

Lankum

2:50

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