December 2015 Blog Posts (37)

Playlist. Folk on Sunday, no. 1002

Radio Kidnappers (NZ) 1431kHz AM.
Broadcast: 13/12/2015 1504-1600 NZST
STREAMING LIVE: http://player.wizz.co.nz/kidnappers REPEATING: Mon 21/12/2015 2100-2200 NZST
 
 
Specialising in narrative song and…
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Added by Mitch Park on December 13, 2015 at 1:28 — No Comments

Third track from 'The Space Between' by Matthew Noone & Tommy Hayes

This is a third track from an outstanding album that was released late last year by Matthew Noone and Tommy Hayes.  The album is called The Space Between and this track is called Junior's Lament/Caisleán an Oir/The Heron Jig/Raga Asawari…

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Added by TradConnect on December 10, 2015 at 20:00 — No Comments

WIN TICKETS - Scoil Gheimhridh Ghaoth Dobhair - 27 Dec - 1st Jan 2016 (Competition closes today 22nd Dec)

This year’s Scoil Gheimhridh Ghaoth Dobhair, will run from Sunday 27th December to Friday 1st January 2016, and we have a fantastic prize to giveaway. We have two pairs of passes that will allow you access to all of the concerts throughout the festival. The festival takes place in the spectacular setting of the parish of Gaoth Dobhair, Co Donegal.…

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Added by TradConnect on December 10, 2015 at 19:00 — 6 Comments

Playlist. Kidnappers Ceilidh, no. 348

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Radio Kidnappers (NZ) 1431kHz AM.

Broadcast: 13/12/2015 0004-0100 NZST

Tune in at midnight Saturday, NZ time.

Or click here for STREAMING on http://player.wizz.co.nz/kidnappers



Specialising in tradition-based instrumental music.



Artist: Title (Duration) (Composer/Lyricist) "Album title" Record Label CatNo, Date.…

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Added by Mitch Park on December 10, 2015 at 11:30 — No Comments

Album Launch : Dannsair / Caledonia

Welcome to Tradconnect’s Worldwide Album Launch Series. For these launches we are working with over 70 radio broadcasters globally, making new traditional releases available for immediate free download through our Download…

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Added by TradConnect on December 9, 2015 at 16:00 — No Comments

Winners Announced - The MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards 2015

The MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards took place on December 5th with live broadcasts on BBC Radio Scotland. The big winners included Treacherous Orchestra, who received the Album of the Year award for their second album ‘Grind’. Ross Ainslie, scooped Composer of the Year and Griogair Labhruidh won Gaelic Singer of the Year. According to Hands…

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Added by TradConnect on December 9, 2015 at 12:00 — No Comments

Album fundraiser from Mary McPartlan - From Mountain to Mountain

Galway based singer Mary McPartlan is undertaking an Indiegogo fundraiser for her new album. The recording will be called From Mountain to Mountain and it is a tribute to Jean Ritchie. On the background to the recording she says :…

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Added by TradConnect on December 8, 2015 at 18:30 — No Comments

New track from Barrule's Manannan's Cloak - Fir-Hammah Yioogh

Manx trio Barrule have released a new track from their 2015 album, Manannan’s Cloak. “Barrule fuses three distinct musical forces - Mabon frontman and accordion wizard Jamie Smith, gifted young fiddler Tomás Callister and bouzouki master Adam Rhodes. Together this compact but versatile acoustic unit pull off a powerful and wholly distinctive…

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Added by TradConnect on December 8, 2015 at 10:00 — No Comments

Album Launch : The Freewheeler

Welcome to Tradconnect’s Worldwide Album Launch Series. For these launches we are working with over 70 radio broadcasters globally, making new traditional releases available for immediate free download through our Download…

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Added by TradConnect on December 7, 2015 at 18:30 — No Comments

New documentary on Matt Cunningham ‘Rí na Seite’ airs Saturday December 26th 2015

In 2015 Matt Cunningham celebrated 50 years in music with a weekend of music, song and dance in his home town of Headford. TG4 were there to capture this unique event which will be the backdrop to this captivating documentary, ‘Rí na Seite’. Matt has become a household name in the Irish music world and he is one of the most popular performers…

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Added by TradConnect on December 7, 2015 at 15:00 — No Comments

Best of Soundcloud - 16 Tracks - 6th December 2015

A selection of tracks that have been released on Soundcloud over the last few weeks. Sounds that may pass you by.  Sounds worth hearing.

If you have tracks that you want us to feature on Tradconnect then simply send them via our Soundcloud profile.

If you have…

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Added by TradConnect on December 6, 2015 at 10:30 — No Comments

€1,500 Prize for this year's Album of the Year, sponsored by The INEC Killarney

Earlier in the year we announced a major new sponsorship deal with The INEC Killarney, for our ‘Album of the Year’ award.  

A total sponsorship of €4,500 has been agreed, with a prize of €1,500 for the 2015 winner and €3,000 for the winner in 2016.

If you…

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Added by TradConnect on December 5, 2015 at 12:00 — No Comments

Video Premiere : Cherish the Ladies & Don Stiffe - The Christmas Letter

This is the latest video from Cherish The Ladies featuring Don Stiffe. It is the featured video for their latest seasonal album called Christmas in Ireland.  We will have a launch of the album over the weekend and it will be added to our Download Centre where broadcasters can…
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Added by TradConnect on December 4, 2015 at 17:00 — 1 Comment

Album Launch : Róisín Elsafty & Ronan Browne / Amhraín Na Nollag - Favourite Christmas Songs in Irish

Welcome to Tradconnect’s Worldwide Album Launch Series. For these launches we are working with over 70 radio broadcasters globally, making new traditional releases available for immediate free download through our…

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Added by TradConnect on December 4, 2015 at 12:00 — No Comments

Playlist. Kidnappers Ceilidh, no. 347

https://www.facebook.com/folkonsunday

Radio Kidnappers (NZ) 1431kHz AM.

Broadcast: 6/12/2015 0004-0100 NZST

Tune in at midnight Saturday, NZ time. Or click here for STREAMING on http://player.wizz.co.nz/kidnappers



Specialising in tradition-based instrumental music.



Artist: Title (Duration) (Composer/Lyricist) "Album title" Record Label CatNo, Date.…

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Added by Mitch Park on December 3, 2015 at 23:00 — No Comments

New seasonal album release by Kate Rusby - 'The Frost Is All Over'

Kate Rusby is an English folk singer from Barnsley, in the north of England. Regarded as one of the most noted contemporary English folk singers, she has released over a dozen albums. This week she has released tracks from her new seasonal album…

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Added by TradConnect on December 2, 2015 at 17:30 — No Comments

Tracks from the new Kern album due for Jaunary 2016 release

Here are a number of tracks from the upcoming debut album by Kern. The band features Brendan McCreanor on uilleann pipes and whistles, Barry Kieran on fiddle and SJ McArdle on vocals and guitar. "All three are from Louth, and this is reflected in their repertoire, which includes tunes and songs from all over the county as well…

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Added by TradConnect on December 2, 2015 at 9:30 — No Comments

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