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Frank Hennessy presents the very best in folk, roots and acoustic music from the Celtic nations and the world. Studio guests, live sessions, reviews and the weekly Welsh gig guide.

2 hours

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Sun 26 Jan 2014 18:00

Music Played

  • paul mcclure

    Pick any number (as long as it's 4)

    • Smiling from the floor up.
  • Gwenan Gibbard

    Yr aelwyd yn yr hafod

    • Sidan glas.
  • frazer anderson

    Rag & bone

    • Euro house concert hub compilation.
  • Marit Fält & Rona Wilkie

    Tobar tobar (well well)

    • Turas.
  • chris king and the hotel radio

    Salt of the earth

  • Morrigan's Wake

    Milorda/ Giga ferrarese

    • Dagli appenini all Irlanda.
  • Noel McLoughlin

    The roseville fair

    • Home is the rover.
  • The Jigantics

    The valley

    • Daisy roots.
  • Paddy Glackin, Mark O’Connor & Ricky Skaggs

    St anne's reel

    • Bringing it all back home.
  • Cerys Matthews

    Calon lan

    • Tir.
  • Mumford & Sons

    The cave

    • Sigh no more.
  • Hanz Araki & Kathryn Claire

    The cobbler's daughter

    • Songs of love and murder.
  • John davies & Nick james

    Free and easy

    • The beet goes on.
  • never mind the bocs

    Rhybudd y carwr/ Mwmpwy portheinon

    • Never mind the bocs.
  • daniel nestlerode

    Bury me beneath the willow

    • More than a little guitar.
  • Bob Dylan

    Like a rolling stone

  • luke jackson

    Father and son

    • Fumes and faith.
  • olion byw

    Ty coch caerdydd/ Y mynydd ddu

    • Mudo.
  • The Stray Birds


    • Echo sessions.
  • Dougie MacLean

    Are you sleepin' Maggie

    • Tribute.
  • The Jigantics

    Lakes of pontchartrain

    • Daisy roots.
  • Georgia Ruth

    Codi angor

    • Week of Pines.
  • Hanz Araki & Kathryn Claire

    William taylor

    • Songs of love and murder.
  • Alasdair Fraser, Natalie Haas & Donald Shaw

    The referendum

    • Abundance.
  • Gwenan Gibbard

    Hen benillion

    • Sidan glas.
  • Noel McLoughlin

    I'll go no more a roving with you fair maid

    • Home is the rover.
  • Steve Eaves

    Nos da mam

    • Moelyci.

This Weeks Gig Guide

Monday 27th Jan

Van Morrison - St David’s Hall, Cardiff  


Tuesday 28th Jan

Steve Tilston Trio - St David's Hall, Cardiff


Wednesday 29th Jan

Steve Tilston Trio - The Garage Folk Club, Swansea


Thursday 30th Jan

Calum Stewart & Heikki Bourgault - Cabo Roche Cafe Wine Bar, Bridgend


Friday 31st Jan

Winter Warmer Greenpeace Arctic 30 Benefit With Regular Acoustic Tuesday Guests And Robin & Bina Williamson - St Catherin's Church Hall, Canton, Cardiff

Olion Byw - Blue Sky Café, Bangor


Saturday 1st Feb

Fiddlebox, Pibau'r Planed & More - The Angel, Llandeilo Fundraiser For Essyllt

Georgia Ruth + Chris Jones - Railway Club, Bangor


Sunday 2nd Feb

Olion Byw - Dylan Fowler’s Studio Felinfach Near Abergavenny

The Stray Birds - Victoria Hotel Menai Bridge, Anglesey


Dan & Lucy Of Olion Byw will be our special guests on next week’s Celtic Heartbeat show


The Wales Folk Awards 2019

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