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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 1 Dec 2019 19:00

Music Played

  • Meredydd Evans

    Cyfri’r Geifr

    • Welsh Folk Songs.
  • Seth Lakeman

    Pilgrim Brother

    • A Pilgrim’s Tale.
  • Brigyn

    Swatia’n Dawel

    • Lloer.
  • Kate Rusby

    Bold Riley

    • 10.
  • Jim Moray

    Bold Lovell

    • The Outlander.
  • Eddi Reader

    My Old Friend The Blues

    • The Best Of Eddi Reader.
  • Calan


    • Nadolig yng Nghymru - Christmas in Wales.
  • Lorraine Jordan

    The Secret To Everything

    • Send My Soul.
  • Dick Gaughan

    Erin Go Bragh

    • The Harvard Tapes.
  • Old Swan Band

    Balter Svens Paradpolkett

    • Fortyfived.
  • Andy Fairweather‐Low

    Hymn 4 My Soul

    • Sweet Soulful Music.
  • Dave Sudbury

    Just Like Your Father

    • Remembering Jack Johnson.
  • Cup O'Joe

    Run Run

    • Run Run.
  • Al Lewis

    Can Begw

    • Te yn y Grug.
  • Kate Rusby

    Sir Eglamore

    • 10.
  • Gren Bartley

    The Sun Is On The Yardarm

    • Winter Fires.
  • Gewn Mairi

    Rhosyn Saron

    • Mentro.
  • Meredydd Evans

    Bachgen Bach O Dincer

    • Folk Songs Of Wales.
  • Yr Hwntws

    Bachgen Bach I Dincer

    • Gorau Gwerin.
  • The Hennessys

    Ar Lan Y Mor

    • Y Caneuon Cynnar.
  • Danú

    Co Down

    • The Road Less Traveled.
  • Lorraine Jordan

    Say It Now

    • Send My Soul.
  • Ange Hardy

    The Sailor’s Farewell

    • The Lament Of The Black Sheep.
  • Track Dogs

    All Clapped Out

    • Fire On The Rails.
  • Calan

    Ganol Gaeaf Noethlwm (In The Bleak Midwinter)

    • Nadolig yng Nghymru (Christmas in Wales).

This Week's Gig Guide

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


Tuesday 3rd December

Acoustic Tuesday at The Apothecary, Llandaff Road, Cardiff (with resident performers and guests)


Wednesday 4th December

Martin Carthy - Brecon Folk & More Club at The Muse, Brecon

St Agnes Fountain – Christmas Concert at Acapela Studios, Pentyrch, Cardiff  


Thursday 5th December

Steve Tilston & Friends - Lyceum Folk Club at Crindau Constitutional Malpas Road, Newport

Calan – 'A Celtic Christmas' at Theatr Mwldan, Cardigan


Friday 6th December

Calan – 'A Celtic Christmas' at Wyeside Arts Centre, Builth Wells


Saturday 7th December

Calan – 'A Celtic Christmas' at Llanfyllyn


Wednesday 11th December

Llantrisant Folk Club Xmas Party #1 at Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Pontyclun


Thursday 12th December

Tommy Jenkins & Andy Edwards + The Mari Lwyd - Tea Traders, Carmarthen

Calan – 'A Celtic Christmas' at Aberystwyth Arts Centre, Aberystwyth


Friday 13th December

(Pontardawe) Valley Folk Club Xmas Party “Carolling & Crumpets” with John Kirkpatrick at Glais Rugby Club, Birchgrove Rd. Glais


Saturday 14th December

Juice & Dave Parsons - Ruff Ceilidh at St Mary’s Hall, Talbot Street, Cardiff


Sunday 15th December

Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys - Acapela Studios, Pentyrch, Cardiff 


Saturday 21st December

Calan – 'A Celtic Christmas' at Pontio, Bangor


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