Playlist (12). Kidnappers Ceilidh, no. 573

Radio Kidnappers (NZ) 104.7MHz FM.
Broadcast: 14/06/2020 0004-0100 NZST
REPEATING: Tue 16/06/2020 1605-1700 NZST.

Specialising in tradition-based instrumental music.
Today: Hingin' By A Threed; Andy May & Olov Johansson; Rose & Shamrock Ceili Band and Tony MacManus & Julia Toaspern.

Artist: Title (Duration) (Composer/Lyricist) "Album title" Record Label CatNo, Date. (Medium) [Country] (E-Address) [Comment]

1. Boghall and Bathgate Caledonia Pipe Band: MSR: The Balmoral Highlanders / Dora MacLeod / The smith of Chilliechassie (4.38) (Angus MacKay; PM Peter Roderick MacLeod; Traditional) "World Pipe Band Championships 2008, vol 1" Monarch CDMON 876, 2008. (CD) [SC] ( [MyStrathspey #6898; MyStrathspey #4985; TUNEdb #13018]

2. Vincent Campbell: Highland a' choiligh (1.01) (Traditional) "The purple heather: traditional fiddle music from Donegal (disc 2)" Cairdeas na bhFidileiri CNF006, 2009. (CD) [IE] ( [Ng 1161, Session #3262]

3. Joe Hutton: Marquis of Lorne / Proudlock's hornpipe / Friendly visit (4.26) (Traditional; Traditional; Traditional) "Joe Hutton in concert at Cullercoats" FARNE JHCD2003, 2003. (CD) [EN] ( [Session #1261; Session #2734; Ng 676, Session #32]

4. Kiérah: Finbar Dwyer's favourite / A bunch of malarkey / Jock Brown's 70th / Stonemason's daughter (6.05) (Traditional; Kiérah; Gordon Duncan; Kiérah) "Strong bow" Kiérah 830159018355, 2017. (CD) [CA] ( [Ng 960, Session #1159; Session #10023]

5. The Dubliners: Queen of the fair / The tongs by the fire (2.35) (Traditional; Traditional) "Plain and simple" Polydor 2383-235, 1973. (LP) [UK] [Ng 1623, Session #772; Ng 1950, Session #1569]

6. Willie Clancy: Spailpín a Rúin (2.59) (Traditional) "Willie Clancy, the minstrel from Clare" Topic 12T175, 1967. (LP) [UK] ( [Ng 1799]

7. Tony MacManus & Julia Toaspern: Asturian tunes: Saltón de Meres / El garrotin / San Roque (4.48) (Traditional; Traditional; Traditional) "Live in concert" Greentrax CDTRAX405, 2019. (CD) [SC] ( [Session #16669; Session #16876; -]

8. The Ian Campbell Folk Group: Off to California / The scholar (2.19) (Traditional; James Hill) "The London Folk Song Cellar 24" Private recording, 1968. (Audiotape) [EN] [Ng 1445, Session #30; Ng 1729, Session #1752]

9. Rose & Shamrock Ceili Band: Elsey's waltz (4.06) (Archie Dagg) "Jam aparty: music in lockdown" Rose & Shamrock Ceili Band, 2020. (CD) [NZ] ( [Session #6552]

10. Kilfenora Céilí Band: The reel of Bogy / The Kerry reel / The sailor on the rock / The lady on the island / The stony steps (3.52) (Traditional; Traditional; Traditional; Traditional; Traditional) "Kilfenora Ceili Band" Transatlantic TRA 283, 1974. (LP) [UK] [Ng 1662; Ng 776; Ng 1715, Session #765; Ng 1077, Session #938; Ng 1839, Session #571]

11. Hingin' By A Threed: Spootiskerry / Willafjord (3.06) (Ian Burns; Traditional) "Hingin' By A Threed" Hingin' By A Threed, 2019. (CD) [SC] ( [Ng 5074, Session #857; -]

12. Andy May & Olov Johansson: Lockdown (3.06) (Andy May) "Lockdown" Andy May, 2020. (Digital file) [EN] (


Radio Kidnappers extends thanks to the companies and individuals who have provided recordings for review/play on Folk on Sunday and Kidnappers Ceilidh. Feedback is welcome, especially if we get the song attributions wrong.
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Comment by Michele McCormack on June 18, 2020 at 14:05

A great listen with great variety! Thank you for sharing.  Donegal fiddle, love!

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