Archived Playlists:  October - December 2019

'Come All Ye' is a folk music radio program broadcast on 2MCE-FM each Sunday from 12 to 2pm, heard across the central west of NSW, Australia, in the cities of Bathurst (92.3 Mhz) and Orange (94.7 Mhz), and streamed as well. Bruce Cameron has hosted 'Come All Ye' since 1976, making it the longest running folk / acoustic / roots program on Australian radio still with its original presenter.

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(Intro theme: HERON ELECTION JIG / Silly Wizard / Silly Wizard / XTRA)

8 December 2019

The featured album was BEST OF THE REST by SI KAHN  www.sikahn.com  (Strictly Country Records).  This album includes a selection of 20 tracks from "Si Kahn at 75", a five CD set released earlier in 2019 in honour of Si Kahn's 75th year.  A highly respected singer songwriter and author from Charlotte NC, he has worked as a civil rights and labour activist and community organiser for almost 50 years.  The following tracks were scattered through the program:

DOWN ON THE MERRIMACK RIVER;  THE SENATOR;  RACK 'EM UP, EDDIE;  THE LADY OF THE HARBOR;  THE GAP;  TO HEAR DOC WATSON PLAY;  WHEN THE WAR IS DONE

HEATHER DOWN THE MOOR / Brass Monkey / Going & Staying / Topic

THE HOLBORNE SUITE / Brass Monkey / Going & Staying / Topic

* HARRIS & THE MARE / Enda Kenny / Here & There / www.endakenny.com.au

LAST NIGHT'S JOY / Gerry O'Connor / Last Night's Joy / Lugnasa

* JANET OKEDEN / Judy Small / Sleepers & Rails / Festival

* SGT. SMALL / Tex Morton / Sleepers & Rails / Festival

ROAD TO LISDOONVARNA / New Road / Stone Walls & Street Lights / Whirling Discs

GREASY COAT / New Road / Stone Walls & Street Lights / Whirling Discs

THE WILD GOOSE / Kate Rusby / Sleepless / Compass

THE TROWS / Fiddlers' Bid / Hamnataing / Greentrax

* OUR JACK'S COME OUT TODAY / Alan Musgrove & His Watsaname Band / Behind The Times / self published

SHIP IN THE CLOUDS / Craver, Hicks, Watson & Newberry / You've Been A Friend To Me / Baker Records

IN THE SHADOW OF THE PINES / Craver, Hicks, Watson & Newberry / You've Been A Friend To Me / Baker Records

PEG KELLEY'S BLACK CAT / Kevin Henry / One's Own Place / BogFire

THE BALLYMOTE / Kevin Henry / One's Own Place / BogFire

* THE RIGS OF THE TIME / The Tassie Devils / Devilish / self published

THE MOLESKIN KILT / Battlefield Band / The Road Of Tears / Temple

THE SLAVE'S LAMENT / Battlefield Band / The Road Of Tears / Temple

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1 December 2019

The featured album was THE TEA WIFIE by JULIA DIGNAM (www.brechin-all-records.com).  This is the debut solo album by a long established Scottish fiddle player, assisted by many old musical friends on this recording.  Each tune set holds a personal story for the performer, including several tributes to Edinburgh's numerous pub sessions.  The following tracks were scattered through the program:

ROYAL OAK;  THE TRON;  WEST END HOTEL;  REVERIE

* THE RAMBLING SAILOR / Collector / Pumpkin and Bear / www.rowethmusic.com.au

CHRISTMAS IN PRISON / John Prine / Souvenirs / Oh Boy

SOURWOOD MOUNTAIN / Chirps Smith / Home Recordings / Field Recorders Collective

JENNY WREN / Maddy Prior, Hannah James, Giles Lewin / Shortwinger / Park Records

DEMI RONDE LES FILLES DE LA ROCHELLE / Ciac Boum / Volume 1 / self published

* THE FLYING GANG / Penny Davies and Roger Ilott / Outback Cafe / Restless Music

* YELLOW SHOES / The Homegrown Collective / The Homegrown Collective / www.neiladamandjudyturner.com

THE BROOKLAND ROAD / Olivia Chaney / Oak Ash Thorn / Folk Police Recordings

COLD IRON / Charlie Parr / Oak Ash Thorn / Folk Police Recordings

HOP HIGH / Charm City Junction / Duckpin / www.charmcityjunction.com

* THE DEATH OF ALEC ROBERTSON / Alan Musgrove / The Bagman's Gazette / self published

SPRING / Hilary James / English Sketches / Acoustics Records

THE LONGFORD WEAVER / Realta / Clear Skies / www.realtamusic.com

BILL MALLEY'S / Realta / Clear Skies / www.realtamusic.com

TA ME MO SHUI / Blas / Blas / www.daviddoocey.com

DRIFTING TOO FAR FROM THE SHORE / Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band / Ragged But Right / Jerry Made

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24 November 2019

The featured album was DAISYWHEEL by RUTH HAZLETON www.ruthhazleton.com.au  Ruth has had many irons in many Australian folk music fires since the mid 1990s and is a highly respected multi-instrumentalist singer, songwriter, folklorist and social historian.  Perhaps still best known for her collaboration with Kate Burke, Ruth has also performed and recorded with Andy Irvine, Bruce Molsky, Donal Lunny, James Kellaghan, Martyn Wyndham-Read, Nancy Kerr and James Fagan, among many others.  This (nominally) solo recording offers a new approach to Ruth's ballad style.  The following tracks (all * Australian content) were scattered through the program:

THE KILLING TIMES;  TEN THOUSAND MILES;  SAME OLD MAN;  PAST CARIN';  WALKING BOSS

CINDY / Mike Seeger & Peggy Seeger / Appleseed 21st Anniversary / Appleseed

MONK MCCLAMONT'S "FAREWELL TO ARTICLAVE" / Artisan Row / Wild Winds / LoLa Records

RED-HAIRED LASS / Artisan Row / Wild Winds / LoLa Records

TAIMSE IM CHODLADH / Dolores Keane / Eist Aris / Dara

CANNONBALL BLUES / Grandpa Jones / An American Original / CMH Records

GOODNIGHT-LOVING TRAIL / Skip Gorman & the Waddie Pals / Dogie Music / Old West Recordings

ATLANTIC CITY / Levon Helm / The Ties That Bind / Raven Records

CAPE BRETON WEDDING REEL / Mister Klof / Le Galant Indiscret / www.misterklof.fr

THE HOUSE CARPENTER / Maggie Holland / Still Pause / Rogue Records

WHEN THE BAND IS PLAYING DIXIE / Norman & Nancy Blake and Boys Of The Lough with James Bryan / Rising Fawn Gathering / Plectrafone

REYNARD THE FOX / Nic Jones / Ballads And Songs / Highway Records

IDLEWOOD / Lynne 'Chirps' Smith / Down In Little Egypt / Vigortone

* THE TENT POLES ARE ROTTEN / Loaded Dog / Dusty Gravel Road / www.loadeddog.net.au

THE DIMMERS / Lunasa / The Kinnitty Sessions / Compass

* SALLY SLOANE'S / Trouble In The Kitchen / The Next Turn / Tradsville

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17 November 2019

Today's program was presented by Roger Hargraves.

MAN OF CONSTANT SORROW / Roscoe Holcomb / An Untamed Sense of Control

LLONXANA / Llan de Cubel / Llan de Cubel IV

BOURI BOURI MANANDABO / Hasna El Becharia / Djazair Johara

AN ISLAND AGAIN / Gerry Hallom / Limited Edition EP

LES NOCES DE PAPILLON / Chalibaude / Les Noces De Papillon

RECERCADA SEGUNDA / Gegevieve Lacey & James Crabb / Recerda Privera

* THE BALLAD OF READING GAOL / Colin Dryden and Extradition / Colin Dryden - The Australian Years Vol 1

* GEORGIA ON MY MIND / Colin Dryden and Extradition / Colin Dryden - The Australian Years Vol 2

TSAKITZIS / The Rodopi Ensemble / Thraki

OH THE WIND AND RAIN / Jody Stecher / Oh The Wind And Rain

ICHICHILA / Tartit / Itchichila

IMIDIWAN AFRIK TENDAM / Tinariwan / Imidiwan : Companions

TIME TO / Gerry Hallom / Limited Edition EP

THE GERMAN WAR / Clifton Hicks / Just Around The Bend

SALLY ANN / Riley Baugus / Just Around The Bend

LA MOLINERA / Llan de Cubel / Llan de Cubel IV

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10 November 2019

The featured albums were SHEEAR and TURRYS by the singer and instrumentalist RUTH KEGGIN from the Isle of Man.  www.ruthkeggin.com  (Purt Sheearan Records)  The albums were released in 2014 and 2016, although I only obtained them recently.  Both are well worth a listen.  Most of the songs are in Manx and there are also some tune sets.  The artist has a very attractive voice and there is a musically interesting selection of material.  The following tracks were scattered through the program:

KEAYRT DOOYRT MY GHRAIH VEEN RHYM;  THE ROAD TO CLADY;  S'FEAYR YN OIE;  FLITTER DANCE;  NAPOLEON'S CHANTER

* TOLPUDDLE MAN / Cloudstreet / Clouded House / www.cloudstreet.org

BETWEEN THE TRACKS / Steve Eulberg / Between The Tracks / Owl Mountain Music

SCARBOROUGH FAIR / Martin Carthy / A Collection / Topic

ANGELINE THE BAKER'S GONE / Euphonia / The Old Jawbone / Tuxedo Records

F TUNES / Euphonia / The Old Jawbone / Tuxedo Records

MY OLD KENTUCKY HOME / John Prine / Beautiful Dreamer / American Roots Publishing

JESUS AND WOODY / Ry Cooder / The Prodigal Son / Fantasy

* POLKAS / Dave Mathias / Verandah Music / National Library Of Australia

* THE OLD BARK PUB / Tom Carthy / Verandah Music / National Library Of Australia

TENNESSEE MOUNTAIN FOX CHASE / Ken Perlman / Frails and Frolics / Redbud Recordings

GOIN' DOWN TO CAIRO / Steve Rosen & Paul Tyler / Old School of Folk Music Songbook Vol Two / Bloodshot

RED RIVER VALLEY / Shelly Miller / Old School of Folk Music Songbook Vol Two / Bloodshot

APO TIN PROUSA KINISA / Rodopi Ensemble / Thraki - The Paths Of Dionysus / ARC

GERMAN WAR / Clifton Hicks / Just Around The Bend / Smithsonian Folkways

SLEEPY TOON / Wolfstone / Unleashed / Iona

OUR TOWN / Iris Dement / Transatlantic Sessions / Whirlie Records

HARD TIMES OF OLD ENGLAND / Whippersnapper / Promises / WPS Records

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3 November 2019

The featured album was CATFISH CRAWL, the 18th CD by CATFISH KEITH, a prolific Chicago born blues guitarist and singer. www.catfishkeith.com  (Fish Tail Records) The album draws on Delta blues, old country blues, gospel and Caribbean sources. Great guitar energy and versatility.

The following tracks were scattered through the program:

CATFISH CRAWL;  BELLA MINA;  RAMBLIN' BLUES;  BY THE WATERS OF THE MINNETONKA

YOU CAN'T TAKE THAT ON THE TRAIN / New Victory Band / One More Dance And Then / Backshift Music

CHARLES LYNCH'S / New Victory Band / One More Dance And Then / Backshift Music

THIS LOVE WILL CARRY / Dougie MacLean / Transatlantic Sessions / Whirlie Records

SEAMUS CREAGH'S / North Cregg / And They Danced All Night / Magnetic Music

THE WOBBLING MAN / And They Danced All Night / Magnetic Music

* ARDVERIKIE / The Homegrown Collective / The Homegrown Collective / www.neiladamandjudyturner.com

THE HAPPY REEL / Ellery Klein / Salt & Pepper / www.elleryklein.com

FILLE DU LAC / Sophie & Fiachra Trio / Un Canadien Errant / Fasta

THE GLENTAUN REEL / Sophie & Fiachra Trio / Un Canadien Errant / Fasta

FOSSEGRIMEN / Sver / Fruen / Talik

FOL THE DAY O / The Full English / The Full English / Topic

LA GIOSTRA DI MARTINA / Astrolabio / Spirit Folet / Prince

* THE HARDEST BLOODY JOB I'VE EVER HAD / Warren Fahey / A Panorama Of Bush Songs / ABC Music

PILLYCOCK / Oxford Waits / Switter Swatter / Beautiful Jo Records

* PASTURES OF PLENTY / The Fagans / Milk And Honey Land / Planet

ONE STEP AT A TIME / Grant Dermody / My Dony / Thunder River

THE RAMBLING SIULER / Vicki Swan and Jonny Dyer / Red House / Wetfoot Music

WILD ROVING / Usher's Island / Usher's Island / Vertical

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27 October 2019

The featured album was DO YOU LOVE? ("Lyubish li ty?") by the St Petersburg folk rock band OTAVA YO www.otava-yo.sbp.ru  This is the seventh self published album from a band that has has made an interesting progression from Celtic punk to more traditional Russian music over its 16 year history. The following tracks were scattered through the program:

ONCE UPON A TIME ON A HIGH HILL;  OH DUSYA MY MARUSYA;  BROOMS;  THE LORD ONCE GAVE ME TEA

WILLIE ANGLER / The Alt / The Alt / www.thealtmusic.com

THE GEESE IN THE BOG / The Alt / The Alt / www.thealtmusic.com

OLD ADMIRALS / Pegleg Ferret / Not Fooling Anyone / Harbourtown

KATHY'S SONG / Teresa Horgan & Matt Griffin / Brightest Sky Blue / self published

DANS EN DRO / Teresa Horgan & Matt Griffin / Brightest Sky Blue / self published

GOAL HANGER / Billy Bragg / The Best Of Billy Bragg At The BBC 1983-2019 / Cooking Vinyl

KAROLIENTJE / MANdolinMAN / MANdolinMAN Plays Bossa Nova / Majestic

* BERTHA / Margaret Fagan / The Songs Of Chris Kempster / www.folkfednsw.org.au

FLOOERS O THE FOREST / Dick Gaughan / Prentice Piece / Greentrax

THE RISING SUN / Leveret / In The Round / RootBeat

ISADORE GONZALEZ / Tom Russell / October In The Railroad Earth / Frontera Records

THE TEMPLEHOUSE / The Raineys / The Raineys / Pavee Point

MY FINEST HOUR / Merry Hell / Anthems To The Wind / self published

SATISFIED MIND / The Byrds / Turn Turn Turn / Columbia

WITH A BIG BOW WOW / The Barefoot Boys / Sweetwater Passage / www.richbala.com

BLACKHAWK / Emmylou Harris / Wrecking Ball / Asylum

JOHNNY LEARY'S / North Cregg / And They Danced All Night / Magnetic Music

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20 October 2019

The featured album was URNUA by CARL HESSION, FRANCIS CUNNINGHAM AND EIMEAR COUGHLAN.  carlhession@yahoo.ie  Carl Hession is a highly respected piano accompanist and orchestral arranger of traditional-style Irish music. He composed all 40 tunes for the album and is joined by two excellent musicians from Co. Clare to perform this delightful collection. The following tracks were scattered through the program:

SPORTING GALWAY;  THE FLYING MAGPIES;  TIM THE GARDENER;  THE BALLYBRIT DIP;  MICKY WARD'S

DIAMOND JOE / Rick Robbins / Walkin' Down The Line / Seeds Of Man Records

AIRES DE PONTEVEDRA / Pat Kilbride / Undocumented Dancing / Green Linnet

FLOWER OF MAGHERALLY / Pat Kilbride / Undocumented Dancing / Green Linnet

DEATH DON'T HAVE NO MERCY / Rev. Gary Davis / Live At Gerde's Folk City / SGGW

* THE CARNARVON JIG / Bob Rummery / The Man With The Concertina / self published

* FOUR HORSEMEN / Bob Rummery / The Man With The Concertina / self published

ADAM CAMERON / Billy Ross / Shore Street / Greentrax

UP IN THE MORNING EARLY / Billy Ross / Shore Street / Greentrax

BETTER DAYS / Tim Grimm / Heart Land Again / Vault Records

* RALLY ROUND THE DRUM / Paul Kelly and The Stormwater Boys / Foggy Highway / Gawd Aggie Recordings

MRS KENNY'S / Mick Moloney, Eugene O'Donnell, Seamus Egan / 3 Way Street / Green Linnet

UNCLE DAN MCCANN / Mick Moloney, Eugene O'Donnell, Seamus Egan / 3 Way Street / Green Linnet

MY DIXIE DARLING / Jeff Warner / Roam The Country Through / WildGoose

* STAND STRONG / Kutcha Edwards / 2009 NFF Highlights / www.folkfestival.org.au

JOHNNY HAS GONE FOR A SOLDIER / Old Man Luedecke / 2009 NFF Highlights / www.folkfestival.org.au

PEPPERS AND TOMATOES / Bob Fox / Borrowed Moments / Topic

CASH ON THE BARRELHEAD / Gram Parsons / Grievous Angel / Reprise

CARRICKFERGUS / Ian F. Benzie / So Far / Lochshore

MO GHRUAGACH DHONN / Julie Fowlis / Cuilidh / Spit & Polish

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13 October 2019

Today's program was presented by Roger Hargraves and included an extended interview with STACEY BLYTHE (a member of the Welsh band Ffynnon), which we recorded during her recent visit to Bathurst to perform in a stage production of 'Dreaming The Night Field', based on the fourth branch of the centuries old Welsh literary masterpiece, 'The Mabinogion'.  www.staceyblythe.com

THE WAILING REEL / Orion / Kindred Spirits

SUITE OF DANCE AIRS / Bagad Kemper / Kindred Spirits

DOG, CANE AND GUN / Emily Slade / Shire Boy

SHIRE BOY / Emily Slade / Shire Boy

ON BOARD A 98 / Peter Bellamy / Fair Annie

PAIS DINOGAD / Ffynnon / Celtic Music From Wales

LUCKY MAN / Stacey Blythe

THE CUCKOO / Ffynnon / Debatable Land

THE BOLD FISHERMAN / Lynne Denman / Gwel Tir

AROS MAE / Lynne Denman / Celtic Music From Wales

EN FILANT MA QUENOILLE / Ffynnon / Adar Gwylltion

SEVEN GYPSIES / Davy Graham / Folk, Blues and Beyond

TENNESSEE MOUNTAIN FOX CHASE / Rattle On The Stovepipe / Eight More Miles

SALTASH / Sowena / A Month Of Sundays

CORRINA CORRINA / Lowell Levinger / Banana From The Youngbloods

SUITE DE DANSES FISEL / Storvan / An Deiziou Kaer

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6 October 2019

Most of the second hour of the program came from the third of the three CDs making up THE CROPREDY BOX by FAIRPORT CONVENTION (Castle Music). This was the 30th anniversary concert of Fairport Convention, recorded at the Cropredy Festival in 1997. The spoken links between the tracks provide an interesting history of the band up to that time.

LOGIE O' BUCHAN / The Tannahill Weavers / The Mermaid's Song / Green Linnet

ELSPETH CAMPBELL / The Tannahill Weavers / The Mermaid's Song / Green Linnet

* WAHROONGA WINOS / Bernard Bolan / Upon Sober Reflection / self published

STORMALONG / Maz O'Connor / Upon A Stranger Shore / Demon Barber Sounds

* PAJARILLO VERDE / Blackwood / Never At Home / Making Music

* LAND OF BROKEN DREAMS / Blackwood / Never At Home / Making Music

* N.I. BLUES / George 'Toofie' Christian / Pilli Lornga N.I. / Coral Music

ONE MINER'S LIFE / Bob Fox / The Blast / Topic

ROB ROY CROSSES THE MINCH / Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas / Fire & Grace / Culburnie

FOURTH STREET MESS AROUND / Sausage Grinder / Delicious Moments / Mooch Piddle Records

TIE YOUR DOG, SALLY GAL / Sausage Grinder / Delicious Moments / Mooch Piddle Records

HAUL AWAY / Spiers & Boden / The Works / Navigator

JOHN BARLEYCORN / Fairport Convention / The Cropredy Box / Castle Music

WAT TYLER / Fairport Convention / The Cropredy Box / Castle Music

RED AND GOLD / Fairport Convention / The Cropredy Box / Castle Music

JEWEL IN THE CROWN / Fairport Convention / The Cropredy Box / Castle Music

WOODWORM SWING / Fairport Convention / The Cropredy Box / Castle Music

JOHN GAUDIE / Fairport Convention / The Cropredy Box / Castle Music

FIDDLESTIX / Fairport Convention / The Cropredy Box / Castle Music

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