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Playlist. Kidnappers Ceilidh, no. 440

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Radio Kidnappers (NZ) 1431kHz AM.

Broadcast: 22/10/2017 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.



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Added by Mitch Park on October 18, 2017 at 22:30 — No Comments

Vacancies for Tin Whistle Tutors

At Tradtime™ we endeavour to pass on our rich cultural heritage to people of all ages. We are backed by the traditional music organisation Comhaltas Ceoltóirí Éireann and the Department of Arts, Heritage and the Gaeltacht.

We provide high quality, interactive, affordable classes nationwide.   Tradtime™ provides a combination of classroom tutors and innovative…

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Added by Tradtime™ on October 12, 2017 at 10:22 — No Comments

Youthful energy from progressive Philadelphia trio 'Poor Man's Gambit'

Poor Man's Gambit is a trio of traditional artists comprised of Corey Purcell (button accordion, cittern, vocals, bodhrán, dance), Dylan Richardson (guitar, tenor banjo, bouzouki, vocals), and Genevieve Gillespie (fiddle, vocals, dance). The band's roots can be traced to…

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Added by TradConnect on October 12, 2017 at 7:30 — 1 Comment

Playlist. Kidnappers Ceilidh, no. 439

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Radio Kidnappers (NZ) 1431kHz AM.

Broadcast: 15/10/2017 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.



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Added by Mitch Park on October 11, 2017 at 22:30 — No Comments

Ye Vagabonds and Myles O’Reilly reunite on their new single 'Half Blind'

Ahead of their highly anticipated debut album due out Friday 13th October, brothers Brían and Diarmuid Mac Gloinn, who form Ye Vagabonds, have released the second single from the album, “Half Blind”.

Accompanying the single release is a new video…

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Added by TradConnect on October 9, 2017 at 14:30 — No Comments

Karen Tweed and Tom McElvogue find the heart of the music on 'Luckpenny'

Luckpenny is the first recording collaboration between Karen Tweed (piano accordion) and Tom McElvogue (flute) and embraces the music they grew up playing – Irish Traditional reels, jigs and hornpipes. The album…

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Added by TradConnect on October 9, 2017 at 13:30 — No Comments

The Palace Sessions: Live recording from Foley & Alderson with proceeds going to Mexico/Puerto Rico charity

Dylan Foley and Isaac Anderson have release a live album of traditional music with all proceeds from online sales going to those affected by the recent disasters in Mexico and Puerto Rico. On their Bandcamp Page they write: "This album was recorded over two sessions in a…

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Added by TradConnect on October 8, 2017 at 14:55 — No Comments

The Palace Sessions: Live recording from Foley & Alderson with proceeds going to Mexico/Puerto Rico charity

Dylan Foley and Isaac Anderson have release a live album of traditional music with all proceeds from online sales going to those affected by the recent disasters in Mexico and Puerto Rico. On their Bandcamp Page they write: "This album was recorded over two sessions in a tiny little apartment known affectionately…

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Added by TradConnect on October 8, 2017 at 14:30 — No Comments

Two tracks from the new Martin Hayes album released 27th October 2017

The following is a first listen to music from the new Martin Hayes project called “The Martin Hayes Quartet.’ It expands on many of the musical ideas pursued by Martin in his longstanding partnership with Dennis Cahill. “The melody still remains central but now with an added range of sonic possibilities provided by the bass clarinet…

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Added by TradConnect on October 5, 2017 at 13:00 — No Comments

Playlist. Kidnappers Ceilidh, no. 438

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Radio Kidnappers (NZ) 1431kHz AM.

Broadcast: 8/10/2017 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,…

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Added by Mitch Park on October 4, 2017 at 22:30 — No Comments

Top 10 Irish Traditional Albums - September 2017

Detailed below are the Top 10 traditional Irish albums for September 2017.  Each month we feature the top 10 albums, write follow up articles and present sounds from all new releases. 

Don't forget that if you have an album on release check out our …

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Added by TradConnect on October 4, 2017 at 13:30 — No Comments

Listen to a classic Gael Linn reissue from 1985 - The Keane Family

Gael Linn continue their series of album reissues with a classic recording from 1985 by “The Keane Family”. It features music and song from Dolores and Seán Keane, their siblings, their parents Matt and Bridie, and their aunts Rita and Sarah. Truly, a family album of music and song! It is a…

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Added by TradConnect on October 3, 2017 at 11:02 — No Comments

Listen to a classic Gael Linn reissue from 1985 - The Keane Family

Gael Linn continue their series of album reissues with a classic recording from 1985 by “The Keane Family”. It features music and song from Dolores and Seán Keane, their siblings, their parents Matt and Bridie, and their aunts Rita and Sarah. Truly, a family album of music and song! It is a bilingual album with tracks that include Cill…

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Added by TradConnect on October 3, 2017 at 11:00 — 3 Comments

Dublin date included on the 'The Young'uns' UK and Ireland tour - 24th October 2017

Hailing from the North-East of England, The Young’uns are rather unique folk artists as they tackle songs of conscience with warmth and insight in a thoroughly contemporary way. They have been the winners of the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards “Best Group”…

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Added by TradConnect on September 30, 2017 at 6:00 — No Comments

Digital reissue of Classic Traditional Albums on Tradconnect

Over the coming months we will be revisiting some classic traditional albums from yesteryear as part of a new series of digital reissues.

We will be working with Gael Linn on the reissue of The…

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Added by TradConnect on September 29, 2017 at 10:00 — No Comments

First listen to the debut album from 'Ye Vagabond's'

Buoyed by the success of their debut EP Rose & Briar in 2015, and continuing support from respected musicians like Lisa Hannigan, Roy Harper and Glen Hansard; brothers Brían and Diarmuid Mac Gloinn, who form Ye Vagabonds, have announced their highly anticipated debut album, due to be released on Friday 13th October 2017 on Inglenook…

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Added by TradConnect on September 28, 2017 at 15:00 — No Comments

Playlist. Kidnappers Ceilidh, no. 437

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Radio Kidnappers (NZ) 1431kHz AM.

Broadcast: 1/10/2017 0004-0100 NZDT

Tune in at midnight Saturday, NZ time, remembering we're now on summer time and playing an hour earlier.

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



Specialising in tradition-based instrumental music.



Artist: Title…

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Added by Mitch Park on September 27, 2017 at 22:30 — No Comments

Auditions announced for the Oriel Traditional Orchestra - 7th October 2017

Commercial: A new community initiative seeks to bring together musicians from Armagh, Louth, Meath and Monaghan to create a new orchestra to perform arrangements of Irish Traditional Music. The Oriel Traditional Orchestra will perform repertoire from and inspired by the Oriel region with new compositions by members and local composers as well as…

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Added by TradConnect on September 27, 2017 at 11:00 — No Comments

New CD Release Ghosts of Tomorrow

Hi Folks, my new release Ghosts of Tomorrow is out since June and has taken in some very good reviews to date. Celtic Rock.de in Germany and Nightfall.fr online fanzine in France have heaped superlatives on it.
It's available at my website and all the usual online digital and non digital outlets. It's also available in a Mastered for iTunes version. So go get it.....

Added by Saoirse Mhór on September 26, 2017 at 17:30 — No Comments

Lucie Périer - French flute player releases debut album with breton band Trio Tarare

Born to a musical family deeply rooted in Irish culture and traditions, French flute player Lucie Périer has toured with bands Les Round'Baleurs and Trio Tarare for over a decade and has just released a debut album with breton band Trio Tarare (fest noz).…

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Added by Lucie Perier on September 26, 2017 at 16:00 — No Comments

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