Irish Celtic music from FIMM, Sligo Rags, Banshee in the Kitchen, Hugh Morrison and Mason Brown, Poitin, MacTalla Mor, Ceann, Anne Roos, Athas, Beth Patterson, Jesse Ferguson, Rattle the Boards, Jamie Laval and Ashley Broder, Maidens IV, Patrick’s Head, Pitch the Peat, Marc Gunn.

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This Week:

  1. "Sweeney's Buttermilk" by FIMMfrom Roiboos e Disappunti
  2. "The Whiskey Never Lies" (Burns, ASCAP) by Sligo Ragsfrom The Whiskey Never Lies
  3. "The Girls Set" by Banshee in the Kitchenfrom Live at Painted Sky
  4. "Star of the County Down"by Jed Marum with Hugh Morrison and Mason Brownfrom Sands of Aberdeen
  5. "Hot Days" (Siegl/Brabec/Trad.) by Poitinfrom Hot Days
  6. "Chi Mi Na Morbheanna/Sleepy Maggie" by MacTalla Morfrom The New Colossus
  7. "Almost Irish" (Halloran) by Ceannfrom Almost Irish
  8. "Considine's Grove" by Anne Roosfrom A Light in the Forest
  9. "Boys Of Tandragee/Tuesday Morning/Checkered Blanket" (Trad./Lewin-Tiarks) by Athasfrom Athas
  10. "Ye Jacobites By Name" (Burns) by Beth Pattersonfrom Hybrid Vigor
  11. "Loch Lomond" by Jesse Fergusonfrom New Old Songs
  12. "The Mason's Apron" by Rattle the Boardsfrom The Parish Platform
  13. "Jig Jag" by Jamie Laval and Ashley Broderfrom Zephyr in the Confetti Factory
  14. "Rocks of Bawn" by Maidens IVfrom Emerald Fire
  15. "Auld Triangle" (Behan) by Patrick's Headfrom Arse Biscuits
  16. "Ormond Sound/Liberty Joe's/Broken" (O'Brien/Hurley/Trad.)by Pitch the Peatfrom Far From Home
  17. "Wild Mountain Thyme" (McPeake) by Marc Gunnfrom Slainte!

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PROMO - Tim Dodge's Acts of Desperation

THE CELTIC TOP FIVEIn every episode of the Irish & Celtic Music Podcast, I ask you to vote for your favorite song in that podcast. The most-popular song is then featured at the end of the next podcast. Here are the most-popular songs from the last show.

5. St. Patrick Never Drank by Marc Gunn4. Farewell to Whalley Range by Nine-8ths Irish3. King for a Day by Rathkeltair2. Fierce by Rising Gael

1. "The River Pirate" by Brigands' Foliefrom Fog & Fire