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The best in folk-roots and acoustic music from the Celtic countries and beyond. Plus Frank's weekly Celtic gig guide.

2 hours

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Sun 26 Nov 2017 19:00

Music Played

  • Planxty

    The Good Ship Kangaroo

    • After the Break.
  • Briony Sier

    Rolling Stone

  • Les Marins D'iroise

    South Australia

    • Les Marins D'Iroise.
  • Ricky Skaggs, Mark O'Connor & Paddy Glackin

    St Annes Reel

  • Nic Jones


    • Penguin Eggs.
  • Mary Black

    Rose Of Allendale

    • Mary Black.
  • Henry Priestman & Les Glover

    Gamble With Love

    • Six Of One & Half A Dozen Of The Other.
  • Adam Beattie

    The Same Sea

    • The Road Not Taken.
  • Gwyneth Glyn


    • Tro.
  • The Band Of Love

    Born To Be Alive

    • Folk Fever.
  • Blue Rose Code

    Love Is

    • The Water of Leith.
  • Ange Hardy

    Summer's Day/ Little Wilscombe

    • Bring Back Home.
  • Lost Like Alice


    • 20.
  • Purcell's Polyphonic Party

    Maiden Lane

    • An Invitation To The Dance.
  • Josienne Clark & Ben Walker

    I Never Learned French

    • Nothing Can Bring Back The Hour.
  • Lonnie Donegan, Van Morrison & Chris Barber

    Frankie And Johnny

    • The Skiffle Sessions - Live In Belfast.
  • Curly Strings


    • Hoolima.
  • Martin & Eliza Carthy & Paul Weller

    John Barleycorn

    • The Imagined Village.
  • The Lost Brothers

    Iron Road

    • Halfway Towards A Healing.
  • Siân James

    Ffarwel I Ddociau Lerpwl

    • Cysgodion Karma.
  • Nitty Gritty Dirt Band & Mother Maybelle Carter

    Keep On The Sunny Side

    • Will The Circle Be Unbroken.
  • James Edwyn & The Borrowed Band

    Burning Man

    • High Fences.
  • Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh

    The Final Trawl

    • Foxglove & Fuscia.
  • ALAW


    • Dead Man's Dance.
  • Ange Hardy

    A Girl Like Her

    • Bring Back Home.
  • Andy Fairweather Low And The Low Riders

    The Ship Titanic

    • Listen Here.

This Week's Gig Guide

Tuesday 28th November

Steeleye Span - Borough Theatre, Abergavenny


Wednesday 29th November

Ninebarrow - Cwtch Live Music Venue, Pembroke Dock

Alaw - Norwegian Church, Cardiff (Album Launch)

Talisk - Theatr Mwldan, Cardigan

Aidan Sheehan’s Harmonica Workshop - Llantrisant Folk Club at Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun


Thursday 30th November

Talisk - Wyeside Arts Centre, Builth Wells

Alaw - Chapel Arts Centre, The Arts Shop, Abergavenny

Ninebarrow - Cuffern Manor, Nr Roche, Haverfordwest


Friday 1st December

Ravi Sawney  & Anna Pack - Pentreffestnoz at St Fagan's Village Hall, St Fagan's, Cardiff

Andy Fairweather Low & The Low Riders - Borough Theatre, Abergavenny


Saturday 2nd December

Sian James + Taran - Ty Siamas, Dolgellau

The Village Quire - “Golden Gifts For All” at All Saints' Church, Cwmbach, Glasbury


Sunday 3rd December

The Philanderers - Uplands Tavern, Swansea

Whiskey River - Forest Folk Club at The Royal Oak, Parkhill, Lydney   


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