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

2 hours

Last on

Sun 17 Feb 2019 19:00

Music Played

  • Gwerinos


    • Di-Didl-Lan.
  • Diana Jones

    Song For A Worker

    • Museum Of Appalachia Recordings.
  • Gren Bartley

    The Sun Is On The Yard Arm

    • Winter Fires.
  • John Prine & Alison Krauss

    Falling In Love Again

    • For Better, Or Worse.
  • Sunjay

    London Road

    • Sunjay.
  • Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh

    Polkas (Neily Cleere's/ The Hayden Fancy/ Walsh's)

    • Foxglove & Fuschia.
  • Gwyneth Glyn

    Os Na Wela'i Di

    • Tro.
  • Sam Gleaves & Tyler Hughes

    When We Love

    • Sam Gleaves & Tyler Hughes.
  • Siobhan Miller

    Banks Of Newfoundland

    • Strata.
  • Tim Grimm

    80 Acres

    • Farm Songs.
  • Karine Polwart

    I'm Gonna Do It All

    • Scribbled In Chalk.
  • Bob Delyn a'r Ebillion

    Waliau Caernarfon

    • Dal I 'redig Dipyn Bach.
  • Nitty Gritty Dirt Band & Mother Maybelle Carter

    Wildwood Flower

    • Will The Circle Be Unbroken.
  • Emmylou Harris

    How She Could Sing The Wildwood Flower

    • All I Intended To Be.
  • Seán Tyrrell

    One Starry Night

    • The Best Of Sean Tyrrell.
  • Jacob & Drinkwater

    Nottamun Town

    • This Old River.
  • Pharis & Jason Romero

    Lonesome & I'm Going Back Home

    • A Wanderer I'll Stay.
  • Partu Cut Lloi

    Hogyn Gyrru'r Wedd

    • Henffych Well.
  • Copper Viper

    Amber Light

    • Cut It Down, Count The Rings.
  • Dallahan


    • Smallworld.
  • Saskia Griffiths-Moore

    Blue Sunrise

  • The Brother Brothers

    Notary Public

    • Tugboats (EP).
  • Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh

    The Final Trawl

    • Foxglove & Fuschia.
  • Gwerinos

    Ffarwel I Dref Porthmadog

    • Di-Didl-Lan.
  • Tony Reidy

    Fair Day In Westport Town

    • Not A Bad Day Now.
  • Nitty Gritty Dirt Band & Mother Maybelle Carter

    Keep On The Sunny Side

    • Will The Circle Be Unbroken.
  • Bob Fox

    Only Remembered

    • The Blast.

This Week's Gig Guide

Please Note - This list is compiled from many sources. Please check with venue before going.


Monday 18th February

Solasta - The Rolling Mill, Cwmafan


Tuesday 19th February

Jim Moray - St David’s Hall, Cardiff


Wednesday 20th February

Solasta - Llantrisant Folk Club at Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Road, Pontyclun


Friday 22nd February

The Blues Band - Pontardawe Arts Centre, Pontardawe

Dan Donnelly & Jon Sevink - Rudry Parish Hall, Cardiff   


Saturday 23rd February

Jacob & Drinkwater “This Old River Tour” - West End Club, Barry

Joan Baez “Fare Thee Well Tour” - St David’s Hall, Cardiff


Wednesday 27th February

Mike Johnson - Llantrisant Folk Club at Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Road, Pontyclun


Thursday 28th February

The Rosellys -Lyceum Folk Club at Crindau Constitutional Club, Malpas Road, Newport


Friday 1st March

Steve Tilston - Llandeilo Acoustic at The Angel Hotel, Llandeilo

Moltenamba - St Fagans Village Hall, Crofft-Y-Genau Road, St Fagans

Henry Marten’s Ghost - Ceilidh Dance at The Bleddfa Centre, Knighton (includes a meal)

Lowri Evans - Ty Tawe, Christina Street, Swansea


Saturday 2nd March

Coppercaillie - St David’s Day Dinner & Dance Ceilidh at Nicholaston House, Penmaen, Gower

Roath Folk Festival - The Gate, Cardiff

Songs & Rhythms from Cuba Workshop - Swansea Wellbeing Centre, Swansea


Sunday 3rd March

Pete Coe - Forest Folk Club at Orepool Inn, Sling, Forest Of Dean

Barbara Dickson - Grand Pavilion, Porthcawl