Our Celtic Christmas Music Special returns to the Irish & Celtic Music Podcast in 2015 with more awesome Celtic Christmas music from Mark O'Connor, Kailyarders, Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer, Golden Bough, Marc Gunn with An Taisdeal, The Rogues, The Irish Rovers, Bat Kinane, Cherish the Ladies, Katie McMahon, Heather Dale, Banna, Four Celtic Voices, Small Town Sheiks, Jennifer Licko, Highland Reign, John Munelly, Ken O'Malley, Rose and Thistle Band.
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This Week in Celtic Music
0:48 - "What Child Is This" by Mark O'Connor from Appalachian Christmas
4:43 - "Celtic Christmas" by Kailyarders from Single
7:38 - "Deck the Halls" by Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer from A Sound of Christmas Past
10:15 - "Christmas Bells (Espinoza)" by Golden Bough from Christmas in a Celtic Land
14:14 - "Nollaig Shona Daoibh (feat. An Taisdeal)" by Marc Gunn from Single
17:03 - "Jingle Bells/Good King Wenceslas" by The Rogues from Hellbound Sleigh
20:20 - "Angels on High" by The Irish Rovers from Merry Merry Time of Year
23:58 - "Turn on the Lights" by Bat Kinane from Single
26:57 - "O Christmas Tree/Road Dust Slip Jigs" by Cherish the Ladies from Christmas in Ireland
31:56 - "The Little Road to Bethlehem" by Katie McMahon from Celtic Christmas
35:22 - "Huron Carol" by Heather Dale from This Endris Night
38:46 - "Bears of Winter" by Banna from Cheers!
41:00 - "Blessing of the Three" by Four Celtic Voices from Four Celtic Seasons
43:14 - "A Savior's Come (Merry Christmas)" by Small Town Sheiks from Single
46:52 - "Nollaig na mBan" by Jennifer Licko from A Thousand Curses on Love
50:15 - "A Celtic Christmas" by Highland Reign from A Celtic Christmas
54:42 - "Happy Christmas" by John Munelly from Together for Christmas
57:35 - "Don Oiche UD I Mbeithil" by Ken O'Malley from Songs By a Winter's Hearth
1:01:38 - "O Come O Come Emmanuel" by Rose and Thistle Band from Celtic Christmas
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