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

2 hours

Music Played

  • The Paul McKenna Band

    Long Days

    • Paths That Wind.
  • Brigyn

    Airmiles And Railroads

    • EP.
  • Ciaran Tourish, Tim O'Brien, Alison Strauss & Jerry Douglas

    Are You Tired Of Me My Darling

    • Down The Line.
  • Rod Clements

    Roads Of East Northumberland

    • Stamping Ground.
  • Amy Goddard

    Words Of Sweet Music

    • Secret Garden.
  • Sunjay

    London Road

    • Sunjay.
  • The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc

    Halls Lilla Vals

    • Deliverance.
  • Jerry Bogan

    Let It Rain

  • Cara Dillon

    Bright Morning Star

    • A Thousand Hearts.
  • Chris Wood

    One In A Million

    • Albion.
  • 3Hattrio

    Carry Me Away

    • Dark Desert Night.
  • Jake Houlsby


  • Briege Murphy

    Border Girl

    • Picture It Still.
  • Steve Knightley

    The Rocks

    • Cruel River.
  • Krista Detor

    Castle In Wales

    • Barely.
  • Brigyn


    • Dulog.
  • Brigyn


    • Home/ I Need All The Friends I Can Get.
  • Brigyn

    Dol Y Plu

    • Dulog.
  • Jocelyn Pettit

    Walk The Road/ Carmina De Santiago

    • Caravan.
  • Chris Wood & Karine Polwart

    John Ball

    • Albion.
  • Cara Dillon

    As I Roved Out

    • A Thousand Hearts.
  • Brigyn

    Hwyl Fawr, Ffarwel

    • Brigyn 2.

This Week's Gig Guide

Monday 14th March

‘Best of Irish and Country: Forty Shades of Green meets Country Roads’ with Newport and Cardiff's O'Donnell Irish Dancers - Blackwood Miners Institute


Tuesday 15th March

Mary Coughlan - St David’s Hall, Cardiff

June Peters & Tony Mears - Milgi's Yurt, City Road, Cardiff


Wednesday 16th March

Ffynon - Llantrisant Folk Club at Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd., Pontyclun


Thursday 17th March

Tom McConville - Lyceum Folk Club at the Lyceum Tavern, Newport

Henry Marten’s Ghost + Greig Stewart & Piotr Jordan - Pater Hall, Pembroke Dock

Cats Claw - Music and Cheilidh (in Aid Of Velindre Hospital) at Whitchurch RFC, Cardiff

‘Best of Irish and Country: Forty Shades of Green meets Country Roads’ with Newport and Cardiff's O'Donnell Irish Dancers - Bedwas Workingmen’s Institute


Friday 18th March

Latemouth Blake - Valley Folk Club at the Ivy Bush Hotel, Pontardawe

Robin Nolan Trio - Llandeilo Acoustic Night at the Angel Hotel, Llandeilo

Crannog - Llanwrda Hall, Llanwrda


The Wales Folk Awards 2019

The Wales Folk Awards 2019

Frank Hennessy presents highlights from the inaugural Wales Folk Awards.