The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

Sunday, 9 -10 pm

The Rolling Wave Sunday 5 August 2018

The Rolling Wave

The Rolling Wave

The sixth and final programme in our Rolling Wave series on the history of traditional music and Irish radio over the years. Tonight: The Irish Phonograph, The arrival of Radio 2 in 1979, women presenters of traditional music programmes and the future...

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.

In addition to the Sunday night show The Rolling Wave now has a podcast strand. Each week after the show a featured podcast from our archive will be published. You can have a listen to the podcasts here

Music Played on the Show

O'Donnell Abú

O'Donnell Abú

Joey Abarta, Nathan Gourlay

0:28

The Flax In Bloom

The Flax In Bloom

The Flanagan Brothers

0:55

Rolling In The Rye Grass

Rolling In The Rye Grass

Elizabeth Crotty

0:36

Reidy Johnson's Reel

Reidy Johnson's Reel

Four Star Quartet

0:56

The Flannel Jacket

The Flannel Jacket

Liam Walsh

1:00

Toss The Feathers

Toss The Feathers

Celtic Rock Group (Not Identified)

0:45

A Calling-On Song

A Calling-On Song

Steeleye Span

0:35

The Green Groves Of Erin

The Green Groves Of Erin

Bothy Band

0:47

Mac An Shanahan

Mac An Shanahan

Nora Cleary

0:38

The Yellow Tinker

The Yellow Tinker

Pat Kilduff, Willie Coughlan

0:25

Song For Ireland

Song For Ireland

Dick Gaughan

1:14

The Wooden Overcoat

The Wooden Overcoat

Johnny Cronin

0:41

Aililiú Na Gamhna

Aililiú Na Gamhna

Macalla

1:20

Lost And Found

Lost And Found

Kitty Hayes, Eoin O'Neill

1:32

An Sceilpín Draighneach

An Sceilpín Draighneach

Sorcha Ní Ghuairim

0:57

The Wind That Shakes The Barley, The Reel With The Birl

The Wind That Shakes The Barley, The Reel With The Birl

Elizabeth Crotty

1:28

The Chattering Magpie

The Chattering Magpie

Aggie White, Eddie Moloney

1:01

Lucy Campbell

Lucy Campbell

John Gordon

1:33

Mrs. Dwyer's Hornpipe

Mrs. Dwyer's Hornpipe

The Gloaming

1:53

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Presenter/Producer:  Aoife Nic Cormaic

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