Playlist. Kidnappers Ceilidh, no. 459

Radio Kidnappers (NZ) 104.7MHz FM.
Broadcast: 11/03/2018 0004-0100 NZDT
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Re-posting from last week, as I failed to upload the programme properly and it didn't go out.
Index numbers refer to tunes identified in

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

1. Florence Fahy: The torn jacket / The West Clare railway / The road to Ballymac (4.04) (Connie O'Connell; Junior Crehan; Leslie Craig) "Tunes from The Flaggy Shore: traditional Irish music on the concertina from County Clare" Florence Fahy 888295613927, 2017. (CD) [US] ( [Ng 1955, Session #350; Ng 4025, Session #10091; Ng 5187, Session #2251]

2. Tommy Guihen: The master's return / Kiss the maid behind the barrel (2.06) (Traditional; Traditional) "The torn jacket" Cló Iar-Chonnaught CICD 204, 2017. (CD) [IE] ( [Ng 2928, Session #1632; Ng 1050, Session #676]

3. Eilís Crean: The old high reel / The lane to the glen / The trip to Durrow (5.26) (Traditional; Ed Reavy; Dan Cleary) "Searbh siúcra = Bittersweet" Éilís Crean 191924031604, 2017. (CD) [US] ( [Ng 832, Session #1584; Ng 1088; Ng 1969, Session #891]

4. Máire Ní Ghráda: The rainy day / The merry blacksmith (2.40) (Traditional; Traditional) "The piper's rock: a compilation of young uillean pipers" Mulligan LUN 023, 1978. (LP) [IE] [Ng 1636; Ng 1272, Session #72]

5. The High Level Ranters: Shew's the way to Wallington / The peacock followed the hen (2.16) (Traditional; Traditional) "Northumberland for ever" Topic 12TS186, 1968. (LP) [UK] ( [Session #7394; Session #1145]

6. Brendan Mulholland, Conor Lamb & Deirdre Galway: The wounded Hussar (3.22) (Traditional) "Music in the glen" Lamb, Mulholland, Galway BCD01, 2018. (CD) [ND] ( [Ng 2087]

7. Shannon Vale Céilí Band: The belle of the ball / Hayes' favourite (2.56) (Traditional; Traditional) "Shannon's lovely vale" Shannon Vale Céilí Band DOMCD003, 2014. (CD) [IE] ( [Ng 142, Session #3722; Ng 814, Session #3462]

8. Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita: Yama Ba (5.31) (Solo Cissokho, Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita) "Soar" bendigedig BEND12, 2018. (CD) [UK] (

9. Stephen Baldwin: The heel and toe polka (1.38) (Traditional) "Here's one you'll like, I think" Musical Traditions MTDL364, 2015. (CD) [UK] (

10. Trio Dhoore: Maasland jig / Wij drie (4.09) (Traditional; Hartwin Dhoore) "Momentum" Appel Rekords APR1371, 2016. (CD) [BE] (http://

11. Jim MacLeod and his band: Duke of Perth / Polly Stuart / Caddam Wood (4.07) (Traditional; Traditional; Adam Rennie & John Y Cameron) "Jim MacLeod's golden hour of Scottish dancing" Pye GH 536, 1965. (LP) [UK] [MyStrathspey #448; -; Session #1438]

12. Altan: The Templehouse strathspey and reel / John Mhosey McGinley's / The mermaid of Mullaghmore (4.09) (Traditional; Traditional; Traditional) "The gap of dreams" Compass 747082, 2018. (CD) [US] ( [Ng 1888, Session #827; Ng 819, Session #5821; Ng 7208, Session #2854]

13. Naomh Pádraig Céilí Band: Darby the driver / Pipe on the hob / Maid on the green (3.04) (Traditional; Traditional; Traditional) "Three in a row All Ireland Champions" Claddagh NPCBCD001, 2013. (CD) [IE] ( [Ng 2527, Session #127; Ng 1586, Session #1049; Ng 1189, Session 1831

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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