Archived Playlists:  July - September 2020

'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)

20 September 2020

The featured album was FOLK MUSIC FROM SOUTH WEST FRANCE by LOUS GOUYATS DE L'ADOU ("The Young People of Adour")  (ARC Music).  This is an album of dance music from a Landes group from Dax.  In performance, the group includes regional acrobatic dance demonstrations by stilters.  An album of polkas, rondeaux, mazurkas and a 'scottish', mostly of local origin.  The following tracks were scattered through the program:

POLKA DE PISSOS;  L'ARROUMIC ET LOU PINSAN;  CATHERINE AU CASAOU;  CORDOUN BLU

RING THE CHANGES / FatDog / New Found Land / Riverboat Records

TRALEE GAOL / Skipperís Alley / The Oul Fip / self published

HION DALLA HORO RI HO HION DALLA LA / Garefowl / Cliffs / www.garefowl.co.uk

* BOOK 'EM ALL / Shiny Bum Singers / Chorus Of Rebel Voices / Radio 2XX

HANDSOME POLLY-O / Martin Carthy / Shearwater / Castle Music

A JUG OF PUNCH / A.L. Lloyd / English Drinking Songs / Riverside

MISS DRUMMOND OF PERTH / Battlefield Band / Stand Easy & Preview / Temple

SEVEN BRAW GOWNS / Battlefield Band / Stand Easy & Preview / Temple

WEDNESDAY NIGHT WALTZ / Lee Stripling / Hogs Picking Up Acorns / Voyager

IN THESE TIMES / Dick Warwick / Cowboy Poetry Plus / https://cowboy-poet.blogspot.com/p/bio.html

BRAZOS RIVER / Dick Warwick / From The Range To The Strange / https://cowboy-poet.blogspot.com/p/bio.html

DARLING COREY / The Ebony Hillbillies / 5 Miles From Town / EH Music

ANOTHER MAN DONE GONE - HANDS UP DON'T SHOOT /The Ebony Hillbillies / 5 Miles From Town / EH Music

YO SEMITE / Si Kahn / single online release / www.sikahn.com

WATCHET SAILOR / Rubus / Nine Witch Knots / WildGoose

JACK WAS EVERY INCH A SAILOR / Wade Hillier / Songs Of Newfoundland & Labrador / self published

THE PROVIDENCE REEL / Sliabh Notes / Along Blackwater's Banks / Ossian

THE STAR OF LOGY BAY / Sliabh Notes / Along Blackwater's Banks / Ossian

BARRACK STREET / Said The Maiden / A Curious Tale / www.saidthemaiden.co.uk

ROSS' REEL NO.4 / Alasdair Fraser and Tony McManus / Return To Kintail / Culburnie

LAST TRAIN FROM POOR VALLEY / Norman Blake / The Fields Of November / Flying Fish

* MOUTH MUSIC / Gordon McIntyre and Kate Delaney / Caledonian Dreaming / Blackwater Productions

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13 September 2020

The featured album was  WHALE CHASING MEN  by  HARRY ROBERTSON  (ScreenSound Australia).  This is the 2001 reissue of a 1971 album by a Glasgow-born ship's engineer who spent several seasons working in the whaling industry before and after relocating to Australia.  The songs in no way glorify the killing of whales but rather document in perceptive and descriptive ballad form Robertson's experiences living and working in an extraordinary environment.  The following tracks (all * Australian content) were scattered through the program:

CASTING OFF;  WHALE CHASING MAN;  WEE POT STOVE;  QUEENSLAND WHALER

LOVE IS PLEASING / Karan Casey / Ships In The Forest / World Music Network

JOHNNY STEWART, DROVER / Bok Muir & Trickett / The First Fifteen Years Vol. 1 / Folk-Legacy

MURDO'S / Daimh / Crossing Point / Greentrax

EATHAR DUBH A BRADHAGAIR / Daimh / Crossing Point / Greentrax

GALOP / David Greely / Sud Du Sud / Hearth Music

LADY ON THE ISLAND / Grey Larsen & Paddy League / The Green House / Sleepy Creek Music

THE PARSON AND THE SUCKING PIG / Firebrand / Lost Lady Found / Kites Nest Records

THE GOLD RING SET / Firebrand / Lost Lady Found / Kites Nest Records

DEJOL PONT DE LION / Brotto-Lopez / Le Bal / C.A.M.O.M.

RING-AROUND-A-ROSIE-RAG / Arlo Guthrie / Philadelphia Folk Festival 40th Anniversary / Sliced Bread Records

DARCY FARROW / Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen / Philadelphia Folk Festival 40th Anniversary / Sliced Bread Records

I AIN'T MARCHING ANYMORE / Phil Ochs / Philadelphia Folk Festival 40th Anniversary / Sliced Bread Records

MUNEIRES DE RIBESAYA / Corquieu / Suana / Tierra Discos

THE DUBLIN REEL / Dordan / Irish Traditional and Baroque / Gael-Linn

THE ANNEN POLKA / Dordan / Irish Traditional and Baroque / Gael-Linn

A NIGHT VISITOR'S SONG / The Tannahill Weavers / Cullen Bay / Green Linnet

THE NINE PINT COGGIE / Brian McNamara & Tim Collins / Reed Only / Drumlin Records

MY FATHER LOVES NIKITA KRUSCHEV / Michael Black / Michael Black / Compass

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6 September 2020

The featured album was  SPIDER TALES  by  JAKE BLOUNT  (Free Dirt Records)  A music scholar and Black LGBTQ activist, Blount is accompanied by several other excellent musicians as he sings and plays banjo and fiddle on this collection of blues and Black and Indigenous Appalachian music.  This fine album is an important contribution to American roots music.  The following tracks were scattered through the program:

ROUSTABOUT;  WHERE DID YOU SLEEP LAST NIGHT?;  MOVE DANIEL,  OLD-TIMEY GREY EAGLE;  BOLL WEEVIL

THE WANDERING MINSTREL / various / Within A Mile Of Kilty / Clo Iar-Chonnachta

TRAIN HOME / Chris Smither / Train Home / Hightone Records

SHIRE BOY / Emily Slade / Shire Boy / Rustic Thorn Records

WHICH SIDE ARE YOU ON / The Kronos Quartet with Lee Knight / Long Time Passing / Smithsonian Folkways

SISTER KATE / Two Oceans Trio / Two Oceans Trio / Howdy Skies Records

VANKARIN POLSKA / Tinker, Sprung, Dumpleton / Bright Season / Folkstock Records

THE YEOMAN'S SON / Tinker, Sprung, Dumpleton / Bright Season / Folkstock Records

ZIMMERMAN BLUES / The GPs / Saturday Rolling Around / HTD Records

OSTINDIENS VELKOMST / Mette Kathrine / Ojeblikke / Go' Danish

REYNARDINE / Poor Old Horse / The Curate's Egg / Folk-Legacy

YEW PINEY MOUNTAIN / Helene Brunet & Nicola Hayes / Travelling / Musique Aux Vents

MY DEAR COMPANION / Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer / Dear Jean / Compass-Planet

THE PARISH NOTICES / Jez Lowe and the Bad Pennies / The Parish Notices / Tantobie

IZAR EDERRAK / Hiru Tuku / Mendebaldeko Euskal Baladak / Nuevos Medios

A PLACE CALLED ENGLAND / The Young 'Uns / Stranger / Hereteu Records

FREEWHEELIN' / Angus Lyon & Ruaridh Campbell / Simple Tricks / Lochshore

ST JAMES INFIRMARY BLUES / Vi Wickam & Paul Anastasio / Swinging At The Savoy / Wickam Music

LOUISIANA RUCKUS / Vi Wickam & Paul Anastasio / Swinging At The Savoy / Wickam Music

DASHING WHITE SERGEANT / Old Swan Band / Swan For The Money / WildGoose

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30 August 2020

The featured album was  WILD WINDS  by  ARTISAN ROW  (LoLa Records)  www.karenryan.net  A London based band of long established musicians with a shared focus mostly on traditional Irish music, although the album also includes a diverse range of original ballads and tune sets, including material from eastern Europe.  There is an interesting and effective use of saxophone on several tracks.  The following tracks were scattered through the program:

PAUL RODDEN'S;  THE MARCH TO KINSALE;  MARK MCCLAMONT'S FAREWELL TO ARTICLAVE;  HELVIC HEAD;  TYNAGH'S

DRY AND DUSTY / The Mysterious Redbirds / 1992 - 1998 / Copper Creek

OTTO WOOD THE BANDIT / The Mysterious Redbirds / 1992 - 1998 / Copper Creek

BACACH SHIL ANDAI / Altan / The Gap Of Dreams / Compass

THE PIPER IN THE CAVE / Altan / The Gap Of Dreams / Compass

* TRUE BELIEVERS / Eric Bogle / Other People's Children / Rouseabout

CANAAN'S LAND / Sinsheen / Lift / www.sinsheen.com

TIBBIE FOWLER O' THE GLEN / Sinsheen / Lift / www.sinsheen.com

GREENFIELDS / The Brothers Four / Renewal / SeattleWorks

* FATHER ADIEU / Kate Burke & Ruth Hazleton / Declaration / www.kateandruth.com

YONDER HE GOES / James Raynard / Strange Histories / Unearthed

THE CAT WITH THE CREAM / James Raynard / Strange Histories / Unearthed

THE FALSE FLY / Griff / The False Fly / Appel

COOKERY IS THE NEW ROCK 'N ROLL / The Albion Band / Ashley Hutchings 5 / Talking Elephant

MADDIE'S WALTZ / Vi Wickam & Paul Anastasio / Swingin' At The Savoy / Wickam Music

LA BELLE JOSETTE / Pine Leaf Boys / La Musique / Arhoolie

RICHLAND WOMAN BLUES / Maria Muldaur with John Sabastian / Richland Woman Blues / Stony Plain

I LOVED A LASS / John Faulkner / Nomads / Clo Iar-Chonnachta

* CLACHNACUDDIN / Emma Nixon & Tony Vandermeer / Chasing The Sunset / www.emmanixon.com.au

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23 August 2020

The featured album was  DEBUT  by  CHANCE MCCOY AND THE APPALACHIAN STRING BAND  (Appalachian Music Group)  I think this album from 2008 was the only release by this short-lived band led by a singer multi-instrumentalist from West Virginia.  www.chancemccoy.com  An enjoyable selection of old time material.  The following tracks were scattered through the program:

DANCE ALL NIGHT WITH A BOTTLE IN MY HAND;  INDIAN ATE A WOODCHUCK;  GOSPEL PLOW;  WAYNESBORO

BULMERS REELS / Damp In The Attic / I Was . . . Flyin' It / Magnetic Music

LOVELY WILLIE / Damp In The Attic / I Was . . . Flyin' It / Magnetic Music

THREE FINGERED JACK / Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer / Little Blue Egg / Red House Records

* CLOUD LINING / Enda Kenny / Cloud Lining / www.endakenny.com.au

MIDNIGHT ON THE WATER / Mom's Home Cooking / Give Me The Roses / www.momshomecooking.com

RIVER OF JORDAN / Mom's Home Cooking / Give Me The Roses / www.momshomecooking.com

* THE HAT NED KELLY WORE / Chloe & Jason Roweth with Jim McWhinnie / Another Threshing Day / www.rowethmusic.com.au

REGI SZOKAS SZERINT / Poszenyi Tancok / Tance Bratislavy / Folk Europa

THE LAST THING ON MY MIND / Tom Paxton / The Very Best Of Tom Paxton / Flying Fish

THE STREETS OF DERRY / Cara Dillon / After The Morning / Rough Trade

THE SHUFFLE / The Cluster Of Nuts Band / Fridge In The Fast Lane / Poke Records

WHALE CATCHERS / The Cluster Of Nuts Band / Fridge In The Fast Lane / Poke Records

* ALBION STREET / Terry Hannagan / The Songs Of Don Henderson / Shoestring

FIR AN GHUAIL / Marcas O Murchu / O Bheal Go Beal / Clo Iar-Chonnachta

* NOT PRETTY ENOUGH / The Spooky Men's Chorale / Tooled Up / www.spookymen.com.au

PIPER IN THE NORTH COUNTRY / Colum Sands / Turn The Corner / Spring Records

* TWO JIGS / Loaded Dog / A Coastline Facing West / www.loadeddog.net.au

THE WINDMILL RUN / Loaded Dog / A Coastline Facing West / www.loadeddog.net.au

WITHERED AND DIED / Pitch The Peat / Far From Home / www.pitchthepeat.com

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16 August 2020

The featured album was  DUETS  by  LINDA RONSTADT   (Rhino).  The album was released in 2014, several years after Linda Ronstadt announced her retirement due to the onset of Parkinson's Disease (since rediagnosed as progressive supranuclear palsy, which is no less severe).  Ronstadt collaborated with many artists in various musical styles over three decades, not only in duos, and this interesting compilation could easily have included twice the number of tracks.  The following tracks were scattered through the program:

I NEVER WILL MARRY (with Dolly Parton);  I CAN'T HELP IT IF I'M STILL IN LOVE WITH YOU with Emmylou Harris);  PRETTY BIRD (with Laurie Lewis);  HASTEN DOWN THE WIND (with Don Henley)

TAKING ON MEN / Bob Fox / Highlights - National Folk Festival 2008 / www.folkfestival.org.au

FINSK BRUDEMARSCH / Highlights - National Folk Festival 2008 / www.folkfestival.org.au

THE BLACKEST CROW / Altan / The Poison Glen / Compass-Planet

THE LANCERS JIG / Altan / The Poison Glen / Compass-Planet

NAU GOJATAS / Lausa / Lausa / www.lausa.org

* THE MAP / Keith McKenry / Bugger The Music, Give Us A Poem / Fanged Wombat

THE HUNGRY FOX / James Findlay and others / The Liberty To Choose / Fellside-Planet

IOANNES / WOR / Back To The 1780s / Appel Rekords

ALLESANDRINA / Filippo Gambetta, Carmelo Russo, Sergio Caputo / Maestrale / Visage

* BRADMAN / Paul Kelly / Songs From The South / Mushroom

PI SUPRAMARRI / Unavantaluna / Cumpagnia Ri Musica Siciliana / Finisterre

NEW SONG OF THE SOUTH / Duck Baker / Plymouth Rock / Southern Summer Records

SANDS OF EGYPT / The Occasionals / Reel Of Four / Greentrax

* ABERCROMBIE MOUNTAIN / Collector / The Game Is Getting Lively / www.rowethmusic.com.au

L'OR SLAVE / Trio Maika / O Topos / Collectif Cooperzic

BEREZNICHEK / Reelroad / Past The Gates / Kailas Records

THE BISHOP OF CHESTER'S JIG / Greg Stephens and Crookfinger Jack / The Beggar Boy Of The North / Harbourtown

FRONT LINE / John McCutcheon / Cabin Fever / Appalsongs

LOVERS RETURN / Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt, Dolly Parton / Trio II / Asylum

OLD FRIENDS' REUNION / James Bryan & Carl Jones / Cricket's Lullaby / Dittyville

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9 August 2020

The featured album was  RED RIGHT RETURNING  by  JIM MCGRATH  (Wepecket Island Records)  The sleevenotes state: "Newport's most notorious contemporary saloon singer and balladeer . . . herein helps to balance the scales with six traditional American sea songs and seven of his own."  Mostly songs from or inspired by seafaring tales of north east USA.  The following tracks were scattered through the program:

RED RIGHT RETURNING;  THE ZUBENELGENUBI;  RUM RUNNER;  BLOW YOU WINDS;  THE WORLD IS ILL DIVIDED

DIAMOND JOE / Windborne / Recollections Revolutions / Wand'ring Feet Records

IDUMEA / Windborne / Recollections Revolutions / Wand'ring Feet Records

KEAYRT DOOYRT MY GHRAIH VEEN RHYM / Ruth Keggin / Sheear / Purt Sheearan Records

DELAY SET / House Of Hamill / March Through Storms / houseofhamill.com

POUND A WEEK RISE / House Of Hamill / March Through Storms / houseofhamill.com

PADDY FROM PORTLAW / Brian Rooney / The Godfather / Racket Records

SEARCHING FOR LAMBS / Kerfuffle / Links / RootBeat Records

NOUS IRONS A PARIS / Les Brayauds / Fai Peta(r) / AMTA

BORN HUMAN / Martin Simpson / Rooted / Topic

REEL DE POINTE-AU-PIC / Andre Proulx / Andre Proulx / Disques Merite

* SET TUNES NO. 1 / Jane Brownlee and David De Santi / Australian Dance Tunes Vol. 2 / National Library of Australia

* VAN DIEMANS LAND / Poteen / Out On The Ocean / Green South Records

THE HOUSE ON THE HILL / Triptych / Triptych / triptych.com

MARCELLINA / Stefano Valla & Daniele Scurati / Per Dove? / Buda Musique

WHEN I LEAVE BEHIND NEIDIN / The Fureys & Davey Arthur / The Fureys Finest / Epic

PROMISES PROMISES / Fieldwork / Tanks For The Memory / WildGoose

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2 August 2020

The featured album was  WHEN LEAVES FALL  by  LAUREN MACCOLL  laurenmaccoll.co.uk   (Make Believe Records)  This was a debut release back in 2007 for a Scottish fiddler whose light and sweet touch made an immediate impact on audiences and critics.  This should have been a featured album long before now.  The following tracks were scattered through the program:

TIANAVAIG;  THA MI TINN LEIS A'GHAOL;  THE REEL O' WHIRLIE;  SALT FISH AND DUMPLINGS

THE RIGS OF THE TIMES / Broom Bezzums / Arise You Sons Of Freedom / Steeplejack Music

POISONING PIGEONS IN THE PARK / Tom Lehrer / An Evening Wasted With Tom Lehrer / Decca

WETFRU & POLSKA / Hotel Palindrone / Samo Riba / Extraplatte

WITH MY PIT BOOTS ON / Bob Davenport / Newport Folk Festival 1963 Vol 2 / Vanguard

GREENLAND WHALE FISHERIES / Judy Collins & Theodore Bikel / Newport Folk Festival 1963 Vol 2 / Vanguard

* LITHGOW ONWARDS STRUGGLE / Warren Fahey / Larrikins, Louts and Layabouts / ABC Music

CHWAER MARI / Ffynnon / Celtic Music From Wales / Green Linnet

HOT CORN COLD CORN / Here Today / Here Today / Rounder

HEAVY TRAFFIC AHEAD / Bill Monroe with Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs / The Original Bluegrass Band / Rounder

I'M GOING BACK TO OLD KENTUCKY / Bill Monroe with Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs / The Original Bluegrass Band / Rounder

LONG JOURNEY HOME / The Kentucky Colonels / Long Journey Home / Vanguard

THE HADDOCK SONG / Tony Hall / One-Man Hand / WildGoose

CON CASSIDY'S JIG / Tony Hall / One-Man Hand / WildGoose

OLD PAINT / Big Hoedown / Big Hoedown / Rounder

LA MACARENA / Mariachi Azteca / Discover Music From Mexico / ARC

LOST JOHN / Doc Watson / Trouble In Mind / Sugar Hill

NAE GUD LUCK / The High Level Ranters / A Mile To Ride / Trailer

COLD AND RAW / The High Level Ranters / A Mile To Ride / Trailer

GONE ARE THE STRONG ONES / Christine Kydd / Gentle Giants / Greentrax

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26 July 2020

The featured album was  WESTWARD THE LIGHT  by  WESTWARD THE LIGHT  westwardthelight.com  (Braw Sailin' Records).  This 2020 crowdfunded album is the debut release from a Scottish band whose popularity has grown significantly in their three year life so far.  Fairly straightforward traditional style arrangements, very well played and deserving of attention.  The following tracks were scattered through the program:

DR MACLEOD WEARS A DIRK;  DOLINA;  THE COFFEE BREAK JIG;  WESTPORT CHORUS;  REELS

RATTLIN' ROARIN' WILLIE / Janet Russell & Christine Kydd / Dancin' Chantin' / Greentrax

I'VE NEVER BEEN TO NEWFOUNDLAND / The Isle Aux Morte Boys / Fishing For The Best / self published

CONNEMARA REEL / Marie Fielding / The Spectrum Project / Rumford Records

SOUTHERN CROSS / Joy Norman / Lately / Gannet Music

* THE SHOALHAVEN MAN / Pat Drummond / The Local Rag / True Blue

THE LADY O' THE DAINTY DOON-BY / Jeannie Robertson / Songs Of The Travelling People / Saydisc

* ISAAC HURRELL / Munro, O'Callaghan, Tichener / First Inversion / self published

* MACHINES ARE CLOSING IN / Margaret Walters / Steadfast / margaretwalters.com

ARE YOU THERE MORIARTY? / Mick Moloney / McNulty's Row Of Flats / Compass

SIR JAMES THE ROSE / Steeleye Span / The Very Best Of Steeleye Span / Park Records

* BOURKE STREET ON A SATURDAY NIGHT / Welcome Strangers / Nuggets From Here And There / self published

THE OLD BOYS / Runrig / The Ultimate Guide To Scottish Folk / ARC

THE MAN FROM GLOUNTANE / Niamh Ni Charra / Cuz / Imeartas Records

JACK IRONSIDE / The Young'Uns / Never Forget / Proper

MEADHRAN SAMHRAIDH / Eithne Ni Uallachain / Bilingua / Gael Linn

* HONEST JOHN (THE OLD BARK PUB) / Jim Low / Songs From Mulga Land / Mountain Tracks

* THE CUCKOO / Kate Burke & Ruth Hazleton / Summer's Lonesome Tale / Tradsville

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19 July 2020

The featured album was  THE PATH OF STONES  by  JOHN DOYLE  johndoylemusic.com  (Compass) The third solo release from an Irish born North Carolina resident musician, long respected as an excellent guitarist and accompanist but in recent years gaining a reputation as a very good singer songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.  All the songs and tunes are Doyle originals, except the lyrics of one song inspired by a W B Yeats poem, and are of consistently high standard.  Assistance is provided by a select group of top shelf musicians and, overall, the album is a winner.  The following tracks were scattered through the program:

THE RAMBLER FROM CLARE;  THE ELEVENSES;  COOLANEY REEL;  THE PATH OF STONES;  KNOCK A CHROI

SUGAR IN THE GOURD / R Jones, J Miller, J Nelson / Mississippi Square Dance / Vigortone

BAGPIPE MUSIC / Battlefield Band / Enough Room For All / Temple

CROSS ROAD BLUES / Robert Johnson / Cross Roads / Master Sound

THE LIGHT IN MY MOTHER'S EYE / Chris While & Julie Matthews / 2009 National Folk Festival / folkfestival.org.au

* WHERE MY PEOPLE GO / Neil Murray / 2009 National Folk Festival / folkfestival.org.au

CLEVELAND'S MARCH TO THE WHITE HOUSE / James Bryan & Carl Jones / Cricket's Lullaby / Dittyville

THE FUTTERAT WITH THE GREY TAIL / Lauren MacColl / When Leaves Fall / Make Believe Records

SIX MINERS / Sam Kelly / The Lost Boys / samkelly.org

* BRINGING IN THE SHEAVES / The Roaring Forties / Shore Leave / self published

THE MAYDAY HORNPIPES / Dog Big and Dog Little / Dog Big and Dog Little / Claddagh

NOW WESTLIN' WINDS / Dog Big and Dog Little / Dog Big and Dog Little / Claddagh

SONG OF A DRINKING MAN'S WIFE / Nancy Kerr & James Fagan / Starry Gazy Pie / Fellside

GREENSTONE POINT / The Hudson Swan Band / Flyte of Fancy / Lochshore

DANNY DANNIELLE / The Hudson Swan Band / Flyte of Fancy / Lochshore

YONDER COMES THE BLUES / Son House, Stefan Grossman, Paul Rowan / Country Blues Guitar / SGGW

THE MILEHOUSE / The Queensberry Rules / Take Your Own Roads / Fellside

NO PARDON / The Queensberry Rules / Take Your Own Roads / Fellside

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12 July 2020

The featured album was OLD AUSTRALIAN WAYS by GERRY HALLOM (Fellside), first released on vinyl in 1989.  All the tracks were originally poems by various Australian writers, put to music by Gerry Hallom, who spent some time living in Australia in the 1970s.  This is an interesting collection, with Banjo Paterson and Henry Lawson strongly represented, but including some lesser known material.  The following tracks were scattered through the program:

LIGHTS OF COBB & CO.;  SONG OF THE WHEAT;  WHERE THE BRUMBIES COME TO WATER;  DOWN THE RIVER;  THE GREY GULF WATER

SOME HUMANS AINíT HUMAN / John Prine / Fair & Square / Oh Boy

PLEASE DONíT BURY ME / John Prine / Souvenirs / Oh Boy

CARLTON COUNTY BREAKDOWN / Ken Perlman / Frails and Frolics / Redbud Recordings

KOLINDA / Beausoleil / Bayou Boogie / Rounder

IPHUPHO / Afrika Mamas / Iphupho / ARC

THE BOOLEY HOUSE / The Gloaming / Live At The NCH / Real World

CROISSANT BOUREE / Lyradanz / Un Giorno In Ballo / Rox Records

THE FATHERíS SONG / Dick Gaughan / A Different Kind Of Love Song / Folk Freak

HAKA HOU / Kahurangi Maori / Discover Music From The Pacific / ARC

AYE WAULKING O / Eddi Reader / Eddie Reader Sings The Songs Of Robert Burns / Reveal

PERCYíS SONG / Fairport Convention / Heyday / Hannibal

THE OLD SCHOOL TIE / Chumbawamba / Folk The Banks / Occupy Records

WHICH SIDE ARE YOU ON / Billy Bragg / Folk The Banks / Occupy Records

* HANDYMAN BLUES / C W Stoneking / King Hokum / King Hokum Records

THE OXFORD GIRL / Oysterband / Little Rock To Leipzig / Cooking Vinyl

* I KNOW MY LOVE / Hoddle / Apples In Winter / self published

BONNIE JEAN CAMERON / Jamie McMenemy / The Road To Kerrigouarch / Stoof

WEST END BLUES / Carolina Chocolate Drops / Leaving Eden / Nonesuch

PO' BLACK SHEEP / Carolina Chocolate Drops / Leaving Eden / Nonesuch

EL BESU / Felpeyu / Tierra / Fono Astur

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5 July 2020

The featured album was LAST NIGHT'S JOY by GERRY O'CONNOR www.gerryoconnor.net  (Lughnasa Music).   A 'solo' album, with assistance provided by O'Connor's son, Donal, as well as several top Irish music players including Seamie O'Dowd, Niall Hanna, Neil Martin, Mairtin O'Connor and Sean Og Graham. The material ranges from traditional Irish, through a set of Cape Breton reels, a Swedish polska and a lively set featuring the "eponymous musical friend", Gerry ("Banjo") O'Connor. The following tracks were scattered through the program:

LAST NIGHT'S JOY;  THE OLD DASH CHURN;  MIXING THE PORRIDGE;  LADS AND DADS;  STEREO CONNOR

* THE LIGHTMAN AT THE NORAH HEAD LIGHT / Alan Musgrove & His Watsaname Band / Behind The Times / self published

* SET TUNES MEDLEY / Alan Musgrove & His Watsaname Band / Behind The Times / self published

THE WILD GOOSE / Kate Rusby / 10 / Pure Records

JOHNNY BOOKER / 2nd South Carolina String Band / www.civilwarband.com

LE FESTIN DE CAMPAGNE / La Bottine Souriante / Je Voudrais Changer D'Chapeau / Rounder

* PIT BOY / Colin Dryden / Australia Years / private issue

TEN SHILLING WIFE / Harp and a Monkey / The Victorians / www.harpandamonkey.com

* TEN THOUSAND MILES / Ruth Hazelton / Daisywheel / www.ruthhazelton.com.au

SICKNESS AND DISEASES / Fairport Convention / Angel's Delight / Island

ORAN A BHRANNDAICH / Ewen Henderson / Steall / Old Laundry Productions

* THE JOINER'S ARMS / Home Rule / The Joiner's Arms / Larrikin

MY LITTLE CARPENTER / Beverly Smith & Carl Jones / Glow / Dittyville

MY CREOLE BELLE / Mississippi John Hurt / Avalon Blues 1963 / Rounder

SPANISH FANDANGO / Mississippi John Hurt / Avalon Blues 1963 / Rounder

WALKIN' IN MY SLEEP / Uncle Earl / She Waits For Night / Rounder

* WHERE'S YOUR LICENCE / Warren Fahey & Luke Webb / The World Turned Upside Down / Rouseabout

AYE WAUKIN' O / Jock Tamson's Bairns / Rare / Greentrax

WHY YOU BEEN GONE SO LONG / Grant Dermody / Crossing That River / www.grantdermody.com

TEN MINUTES TOO LATE / Graham Wells / Traditional Music From Newfoundland / Chain Rock Entertainment

DOUBLES / Graham Wells / Traditional Music From Newfoundland / Chain Rock Entertainment

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