Archived Playlists:  April - June 2021

'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, from the cities of Bathurst (92.3 Mhz) and Orange (94.7 Mhz).  The program is streamed and later becomes available as a podcast.  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)

11 April 2021

The featured album was  LE BONHOMME SEPT HEURES THE BONESETTER  by  GROSSE ISLE  https://grosse-isle.com   (Parallel Space).  An Irish uilleann piper (Fiachra O'Regan), a Quebecois fiddler-singer (Sophie Lavoie) and a Quebecois guitarist-foot percussionist (André Marchand) make up this skilled trio playing traditional music from two traditions.  A very good album from a wonderful combination of accomplished musicians.  The following tracks were scattered through the program:

LE BONHOMME ET LA BONNE FEMME:  EAMONN AN CHNOIC;  LE BONHOMME SEPT HEURES;  THE HAWTHORN HEDGE:  JACK CAUGHLAN'S

THE FIDDLE AND THE DRUM / Karan Casey / Ships In The Forest / Riverboat

WE GOT FOOLED AGAIN / Coope, Boyes & Simpson / As If / No Masters

SKOMAKAREN / Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer / Red House / www.swan-dyer.co.uk

BENJAMIN BOWMANEER / Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer / Red House / www.swan-dyer.co.uk

* OLEGAS / Bruce Watson / Out My Window / www.brucewatsonmusic.com

BOUREE MORVANDELLE / Topette / C'est Le Pompon / www.topette.co.uk

BRETON GALICIAN SET / Old Blind Dogs / Old Blind Dogs Play Live / Green Linnet

KINCARDINE LADS / Old Blind Dogs / Old Blind Dogs Play Live / Green Linnet

THE GIN AND RASPBERRY / Bok, Muir & Trickett / The First Fifteen Years Vol II / Folk-Legacy

MAZURKA ROISE / Na Mooneys / Na Mooneys / self published

HELLO IN THERE / John Prine / Souvenirs / Oh Boy!

YARMIN YOWES RETURN / Fiddlers' Bid / Da Farder Ben Da Welcomer / Greentrax

UYEA ISLE / Fiddlers' Bid / Da Farder Ben Da Welcomer / Greentrax

ISLAND CLAY / Priscilla Herdman / The Road Home / Redwing Music

* AM I NOT BUSY ENOUGH / Shiny Bum Singers / 12th Cobargo Folk Festival / https://cobargofolkfestival.com

THE HAGGIS / Cheyenne Brown & Seylan Baxter / 2:forty / Celloharp Records

THE NIGHTBIRD / Aoife Clancy / Silvery Moon / Appleseed

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4 April 2021

The featured album was  OLD-TIME SWEETHEARTS VOL 1 AND VOL 2  (DittyVille).  http://dittyville.com   This is a compilation of American old-time music tracks recorded by various couples ("sweethearts") during COVID lockdown and released early in 2021.  Lots of well known artists have contributed tracks and the album is a complete delight, a testament to the resilience of these musicians under the strange circumstances confronting us all in recent times.  This double CD is highly recommended for lovers of old-time music.  The following tracks were scattered through the program:

WEST VIRGINIA POLKA (Jesse Milnes & Emily Miller);  CIDER (Audrey & Bruce Molsky);  YELL IN THE SHOATS (Judy Hyman & Jeff Claus);  ALL THE PRETTY LITTLE HORSES (Tricia Spencer & Howard Rains);  SUNNY SIDE OF LIFE (Ashlee Watkins & Andrew Small);  THREAD THE NEEDLE ( Erynn Marshall & Carl Jones and Rachel Eddy & Em Hammond)

FAIR FLOWER OF NORTHUMBERLAND / Ceoltoiri / Women Of Ireland / Maggie's Music

MUNEIRA DE LLIBERDON / Llan De Cubel / Deva / Fono Astur

SPORTING WILLIE / Draiocht / When The Smoke Had Cleared / Cross Border Media

WHEN A MAID'S IN LOVE / Sarah McQuaid / When Two Lovers Meet / www.sarahmcquaid.com

KING OF THE FAIRIES / Sarah McQuaid / When Two Lovers Meet / www.sarahmcquaid.com

TOY SOLDIERS / Martin Simpson, Andy Cutting, Nancy Kerr / Murmurs / Topic

RICHMOND COTILLION / Martin Simpson, Andy Cutting, Nancy Kerr / Murmurs / Topic

ERIN GO BRAGH / Patrick Street / On The Fly / Loftus

NA CEANNABHAINN BHANA / Patrick Street / On The Fly / Loftus

BRIGG FAIR / Jackie Oates / Saturnine / ECC Records

FAREWELL TAE THE HAVEN / Ceolbeg / Not The Bunnyhop / Greentrax

IT WAS LONG AGO / Ceolbeg / Not The Bunnyhop / Greentrax

MARILAULU / Varttina / Oi Dai / Spirit

THE FIDDLING SOLICITOR'S REELS / Kevin Macleod / Highland Strands / www.kevinmacleod.co.uk

GREEN GROWS THE LAUREL / Andrew Murray / Hell Or High Water / White Cow music

THE BIG CHIEF / Barluath / At Dawn Of Day / Barluath Records

AWAY FROM THE PITS / Barluath / At Dawn Of Day / Barluath Records

DIANA DI L'ALBA / Dians Di L'Alba / Diana Di L'Alba / Ricordu

LA SANTISSIMA / Roberto Cassani / Ansema We Stand / www.robertocassani.com

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