Songs played on Echoes of Erin Irish Radio Programming - WEDO, 810 am
Hosted by Diane Byrnes

Ireland Report News Correspondents
Patricia Sharkey - www.dun-na-ngall.com
Brian Nolan , Barna, Co. Galway
www.galwaywalks.com

http://thedgeese.com/profiles/blogs/
Davy Kettyles, Dublin
Maírtin Ò Muilleoir
www.newbelfast.com

Links to Record Companies

 


December 12, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1551

The Ireland Report with

Brian Nolan, www.galwaywalks.com , http://thewildgeese.irish/

 

Like The First Time It's Christmas Time by Tommy Sands

CD “To Shorten The Winter”

 

I'll Be Home For Christmas w/ Celtic Woman featuring Lisa Lambe

CD “Celtic Woman the Best of Christmas”

 

Christmas Countdown by Frank Kelly

CD “Frank Kelly's Christmas Countdown”

Jogging Along with My Reindeer w/ Seamus Kennedy

CD “Goodwill To Men”

 

The Auld Christmas Waltz by Andy Cooney

CD “The Auld Christmas Waltz”

 

Instrumental: Si Bheag, Si Mhor / The First Noel by Abbots Cross   

CD “Christmas Visions”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Sounds of the Season #2”

 

Deck The Halls w/ Moya Brennan   

CD “Moya Brennan An Irish Christmas”

 

Sponsor: Echoes of Erin - Sponsors   DVB

 

White Is In The Winger Night by Enya

CD “Enya And Winter Came”

 

The Ireland Report with Brian Nolan, Galway

Sponsor Daughters of Erin

    

Christmas In Killarney w/ Tony Kenny

CD “The Christmas Album”

 

Christmas in Carrick w/ The Clancy Brothers, Tom, Paddy, Bobby & Liam

CD “Christmas with The Clancy Brothers”

 

CD Give AWAY

Instrumental: Away in the Manager / Give Me Your Hand w/ Abbots Cross

CD “Christmas Visions”

 

The Ballinteer Busker w/ Cahal Dunne

CD “The Christmas Album”

 

Children Go by Eileen Ivers   w/ Tommy MacDonald

CD “Children Go”

 

Dateline Irish   

 

Missing My Home Town by Seamus Kelleher

CD “Four Cups of Coffee”

 

The Holly and The Ivy w/ Mick Moloney

CD “An Irish Christmas”

 

Instrumental: South Winds / Silver & Gold w/ Abbots Cross

CD “Christmas Visions”

Online www.kdwradio.com

 


December 3, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1550

The Ireland Report with

Patricia Sharkey

 

Interview with Brian Dunphy, Member of The High Kings

September Skies by Seamus Kelleher

CD “Four Cups of Coffee”

 

Angel for Sarah by Cahal Dunne

CD “The Christmas Album”

 

Aibreann (Hornpipe) w/ Lúnasa

CD “Lunasa”

This Now I Heard by Ashley Davis

CD “Songs of the Celtic Winter”

 

The Peace Carol w/ The Ennis Sisters

CD “It's Christmas”

 

Lucy Farr's Barn Dance / Angels We Have Heard on High   by Abbots Cross

CD “Christmas Visions”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Sounds of the Season #1”

 

Come Home to Ireland for Christmas w/ Tony Kenny

CD “Come Home To Ireland for Christmas”

 

Sponsor: Echoes of Erin - Sponsors

 

Going Home for Christmas w/ Celtic Thunder featuring George Donaldson

CD “Celtic Thunder Christmas”

 

The Ireland Report with Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

Sponsor Daughters of Erin     

 

I'll Be Home for Christmas w/ Fr. Ray Kelly

CD “An Irish Christmas Blessing”

 

Instrumental: The Church Street Polka / Good King Wenceslas w/ Abbots Cross

CD “Christmas Visions”

 

Interview with Brian Dunphy, The High Kings

    

Four Green Fields w/ The High Kings

CD “Decade”

 

Dateline Irish   

 

The Holly She Bears a Berry w/ Seamus Kennedy

CD “Goodwill To Men”

 

Oolpik Waltz / Silver Bells by Abbots Cross

CD “Christmas Visions”

 

 

Online www.kdwradio.com


November 26, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1549

The Ireland Report with
Maírtin Ò Muilleoir
www.newbelfast.com

The Most Beautiful Time of the Year w/ Mark Milovats

CD “Just in Time for Christmas”

 

Red is the Rose w/ The High Kings

CD “Best of the High Kings, DECADE”

 

The Merry Sisters of Fate w/ Lúnasa   

CD “The Merry Sisters of Fate”

  Nollaig Moon by Ashley Davis

CD “Songs of the Celtic Winter”

 

A Children's Winter w/ The Ennis Sisters

CD “It's Christmas”

 

When You Wish Upon a Star w/ Celtic Thunder, Neil Byrne

CD “Celtic Thunder Christmas”

 

Instrumental: Minnie Foster's by Séagda (Shay) Coyle

CD “Rip The Bellows”

The Top of the Hour Moment – John Fitzgerald Kennedy”

Recitation: Death of a Hero by Susan Murray

LP “A Tribute to President Kennedy”

 

Sponsor Message Brookline Buddies

 

The Ballad of Jack Kennedy by Joe Cahill, T. Dando, Mai O'Higgins

LP “A Tribute to President Kennedy”

 

The Ireland Report with Mairtin O'Muilleoir, Belfast

 

Sponsor Irish American Unity Conference (IAUC)       

 

The Snowy Pub w/ Altan, slip-jig composed by Mark Kelly of Altan

CD “A Celtic Heartbeat Christmas”   

 

Scarlett Ribbons w/ Seamus Kennedy

CD “Goodwill To Men”

 

Instrumental: Felix The Soldier w/ Usher's Island

CD “Usher's Island” w/Andy Irvine, Donal Lunny, Paddy Glackin,

Michael McGoldrick & John Doyle

 

All the Valley Down by Cherish The Ladies featuring Hannah Rarity

CD “Cherish The Ladies Christmas in Ireland”   

 

Peaceable Kingdom w/ Schooner Fare

LP “Schooner Fare Home for the Holidays”

 

Dateline Irish     

 

Hand Me Down My Bible w/ The High Kings

CD “Best of the High Kings, DECADE”

 

Instrumental: Song of the Shepherd by Phil Coulter   

LP “Phil Coulter's Christmas”

Online www.kdwradio.com

November 12, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1547

The Ireland Report with

Brian Nolan, Galway

www.galwaywalks.com , http://thewildgeese.irish/

 

Interview with Charlotte Booker, w/ Pittsburgh Public Theatre

 

The Dreamer w/ John McDermott

CD “Journeys”

 

River of Songs w/ Moya Brennan, Asling & Paul Jarvis

CD “Canvas”    Wilma Gaughan & Committee

 

The Sailor's Wife / The Lads of Duns w/ Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas

CD “Fire & Grace”

 

Black Velvet Band w/ Luke Kelly

CD “Luke Kelly The Collection”

 

Friends For Life by The High Kings     

CD “Best of the High Kings, DECADE”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Veterans Day”

 

Welcome Home w/ John McDermott

CD “Journeys”

      

Sponsor: Brookline Buddies

 

America The Beautiful w/ John McDermott

CD “Remembrance”

 

The Ireland Report with Brian Nolan, Galway

Sponsor Irish American Unity Conference (IAUC)       

 

Interview with Charlotte Booker, actress w/ Pittsburgh Public Theater

 

Laughing Wolf / Mountain Madness   w/ Alasdair Fraser & Paul Machus

CD “The Road North”

 

Worlds Collide by Moya Brennan & Cormac de Barra

CD “Affinity”

 

Dateline Irish     

 

The Voyage w/ Mike Gallagher

CD “Saints & Scholars”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

November 5, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1546

The Ireland Report with

Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

Joy To The World w/ Moya Brennan

CD “An Irish Christmas”

 

The Donkey Serenade w/ Anthony Kearns   

CD “With A Song in My Heart”

 

Tommy's Tarbukas by Alasdair Fraser & Paul Machlis

CD “The Road North”

 

Rob Roy Crosses the Minch by Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas

CD “Fire & Grace”

  

The Lass of Aughrim w/ Moya Brennan & Cormac De Barra

CD “Affinity”

 

The Ghosts by Aisling Jarvis   

CD “A Handful of Bad Ideas”

 

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – In Memory”

 

Still By Your Side w/ The Celtic Tenors

CD “Remember Me”

      

Sponsor: My Brookline Buddies   

 

In A Lifetime by Clannad featuring Bono

CD “PastPresent”

 

The Ireland Report with Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

Sponsor Irish American Unity Conference (IAUC)       

 

Wish That I Could Hear Him Singing by Mike Gallagher

CD “Michael Gallagher Collection” this is about Mike's dad

 

Shakin' The Snake (Back To Philly Town) by Mike Gallagher

CD “Michael Gallagher Collection” read liner notes

 

The Auld Triangle w/ George Murphy & The Black Donnellys

CD “The Ballads of Archie Thompson”

 

The Rising of the Moon w/ The High Kings

CD “Decades”

 

Dateline Irish     

 

Tunes: MacPhee's Reel

CD “The Way Home, the musicians of Road To The Isles”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

October 29, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1545

The Ireland Report with

Maírtin Ò Muilleoir , www.newbelfast.com

 

Molly Malone w/ Mike Gallagher

CD “The Love of My Life”

 

A Stór A Stór A Ghrá w/ T With The Maggies

CD “T With The Maggies”

 

Ride On Josephine by Van Morrison

CD “Roll With the Punches”

 

River of Songs by Moya Brennan

CD “Canvas”

 

Tune: Shetland Set w/ Alasdair Fraser on fiddle & Natalie Haas on cello

CD “Fire & Grace”

 

Tunes: Rakish Paddy w/Richard Hughes & Caber Feidh w/Colin Fisher &

George Balderose

CD “The Way Home, the musicians of Road To The Isles”

 

Under a Violet Moon w / Candice Night vocals & Richie Blackmore, guitar CD-C11

CD “Under a Violet Moon”

 

Máire Mhór w/ Àine Minogue

CD “Circle of the Sun”

 

Fragile by Aisling Jarvis CD-C4

CD “A Handful of Bad Ideas”

 

Instrumental: Go Brách w/ Moya Brennan & Cormac De Barra CD-C10

CD “Voices & Harps”

 

The Donkey Serenade w/ Anthony Kearns

CD “With A Song in My Heart”

 

Comedy with Noel V. Ginnity

CD “Noel V. Ginnity, The Wearing of the Grin”

 

Tunes: MacPhee's Reel CD-C2

CD “The Way Home, the musicians of Road To The Isles”

Online www.kdwradio.com


October 22, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1544

The Ireland Report with

Diane Byrnes, County Allegheny

 

Guest in Studio – Patti Flaus, President,
LAOH Maude Gonne Division 32, Carnegie

 

Roll With the Punches by Van Morrison, just released

CD “Roll With the Punches”

 

Little Beggerman w/ Mike Gallagher

CD “Michael Gallagher Collection”

 

Where We Once Met w/ Moya Brennan & Cormac De Barra

CD “Canvas” Coming to Pgh Nov. 11 @ Antonian Hall @ Carlow Univ

 

Tune: St Kilda Wedding / Brose & Butter/ Alasdair Fraser on fiddle & Natalie Haas on cello     

CD “Fire & Grace”

 

Chat with Patti Flaus

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – “Samhain: The Celtic New Year, Part 2”

 

Now and Then w / Richie Blackmore & Candice Night

CD “Under a Violet Moon”

      

Sponsor Message: AOH Noone & Murphy Division 21, Garfield

 

Instrumental: Téir Abhaile ‘Riú w/ Àine Minogue

CD “The Twilight Realm”

 

The Ireland Report with Diane Byrnes, County Allegheny

Sponsor AOH Sean MacBride Division 32, Carnegie       

 

The Love of My Life by Mike Gallagher

CD “The Love of My Life”

 

Interview w/ Patti Flaus

 

The Lark in the Morning w/ Richard Hughes performing @ The Gathering

CD “The Way Home” The Musicians of Road To The Isles.

 

Instrumental: Carolan's Concerto w/ Moya Brennan & Cormac De Barra

CD “Voices & Harps”

 

Dateline Irish   

 

Theme from Harry's Game by Clannad

CD “Magical Ring”

 

Instrumental: Trad at Heart w/ The Young Irelanders

CD “Making Old Traditions New”

 

 

Online www.kdwradio.com


October 15, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1543

The Ireland Report with
Davy Kettyles, Dublin

A Jug of Punch w/ The Clancy Legacy w/Robbie, Aoife, & Donal   

CD “The Clancy Legacy”

 

Let Me Be Your Island by Tommy Sands

CD “To Shorten The Winter”

 

Casadh mo Chroí w/ Moya Brennan & Cormac De Barra   

CD “Voices & Harps” Coming to Pgh Nov. 11 @ Antonian Hall @ Carlow Univ

 

Tune: Josefin's Waltz/ Alasdair Fraser on fiddle & Natalie Haas on cello   

CD “Fire & Grace”

 

Brendan's Song by Michael Gallagher

CD “Collection, the first 25 years or so”

 

Goodbye Love, There's No On Leaving w/ Frank Patterson w.Tommy Sands

CD “I Can Almost See Ireland From Here”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – “Samhain: The Celtic New Year, Part 1”

 

Past Time With Good Company w / Richie Blackmore & Candice Night   

CD “Under a Violet Moon”

      

Sponsor: AOH Noone & Murphy Division 21, Garfield

  

Instrumental: King of the Faeries w/ Àine Minogue     

CD “The Twilight Realm”

 

The Ireland Report with Davy Kettyles, Dublin

Sponsor AOH Sean MacBride Division 32, Carnegie

 

Dancin' On The Earth by Mike Gallagher

CD “Michael Gallagher Collection”

 

A Portrait of my Life by Moya Brennan

CD “Canvas”

 

Wild Mountainside by Ashley Davis coming to Pgh Dec 9 w/Lunasa

CD “Songs of the Celtic Winter”

 

Red Headed Man by The Elders

CD “Gael Day”

 

Boat to Liverpool by Nathan Carter   

CD “Beautiful Life”

 

Dateline Irish     

 

Come Away by Byrne and Kelly ( Neil & Ryan)

CD “Echoes”

 

Hornpipes The Highland Laddie by the Musicians of Road to the Isles

CD “The Way Home” Richard Hughes, George Balderose, Colin Fisher

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

 


October 8, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1542

The Ireland Report with
Brian Nolan
www.galwaywalks.com , http://thewildgeese.irish/

Guest – George Balderose, Balmoral Classic

Galway Bay w/ Sean Tyrell

CD “Moonlight on Galway Bay, the songs our fathers sung”     

 

Ower The Hills And Faur Awa' w/ The Tannahill Weavers

CD “Arnish Light”

My Match is a Makin' (Tá mo Chleamhnas á Dhéanamh), w/ Moya Brennan & Cormac de Barra

CD “Voices & Harps”

 

Tune: The Sailor's Wife / The Lads of Duns w/ Alasdair Fraser on fiddle    & Natalie Haas on cello

CD “Fire & Grace”

 

Sweet Peggy-O by Michael Gallagher

CD “Saints & Scholars”

 

Chat w/ George Balderose

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – “On Columbus Day & St. Brendan”   

 

Brendan's Fair Isle w/ Barley Bree featuring Tommy Sweeney on vocals

CD “The Best of Barley Bree”   

      

Sponsor Message: AOH Noone & Murphy Division 21, Garfield   

 

Instrumental: Beautiful Isle of Somewhere w/ Phil Coulter

CD “American Tranquility”

 

The Ireland Report with Brian Nolan, Galway

Sponsor AOH Sean MacBride Division 32, Carnegie

 

Where We Once Met by Moya Brennan

CD “Canvas”

 

Interview w/ George Balderose on The Balmoral Classic

 

Calliope Meets Frank w/ Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas   

CD “Fire & Grace”

 

Come In w/ Mike Gallagher

CD “Michael Gallagher Collection”

 

Dateline Irish

 

Instrumental: Tommy's Tarbukas w/ Alasdair Fraser & Paul Machus

CD “The Road North”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

October 1, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1541

The Ireland Report with
Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

Ballad of St. Anne's Reel w/ Derek McCormack, Billy Condon fiddle,

CD “Nickelodeon” Together as One & Jimmy Kennedy on accordion

 

Introduction to Sister Josephine by Robbie O'Connell

Sister Josephine by Robbie O'Connell

CD “Humorous Songs LIVE”

 

Instrumental: Siege of Ennis w/ The Tulla Ceili Band

CD “Echoes of Erin” featuring All-Irish Champions ‘57

 

Slievenamon w/ The Wolfe Tones

CD “Live Alive-oh”

 

Siúl a Rún w/ Aoife Ni Fhearraigh

CD “If I Told You” Donegal – Rusty Petro

 

Instrumental: Flowers of the Red Hill / Mulhaire's Reel w/the de Barra's out of Cork     

CD “de Barra, An Caitín Bán”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – “Just A Damned Illegal”

 

Deportees w/ Paddy Reilly

CD “Paddy Reilly Live”         

 

Sponsor: AOH Noone & Murphy Division 21, Garfield

 

Instrumental: The Flight of the Earls w/ Phil Coulter

CD “Sea of Tranquility”

 

The Ireland Report with Patricia Sharkey

Sponsor AOH Sean MacBride Division 32, Carnegie

 

Worlds Collide by Moya Brennan & Cormac de Barra

CD “Affinity”

 

 

McAlpines Fuselier w/ The High Kings

CD “The Best That is Irish Volume II”

 

The Flower of Sweet Strabane w/ Gerry Timlin

CD “The Flower of Sweet Strabane”

 

Instrumental: Stack of Barley w/ Sean O'Neill Band

CD “50 Irish Accordion Favourites”

 

Dateline Irish     

 

The Beguiler of the Sea w/ Dan Webb

Instrumental: Hornpipe: The Messenger w/ The Albany Symphony's Dogs of Desire

CD “Immram” music composed by David Mallamud   

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

September 24, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1540

  The Ireland Report with
Davy Kettyles, Dublin

Temple Bar by Nathan Carter

CD “Stayin' Up All Night”

 

Nella Fantasia w/ Celtic Woman featuring Chloe Agnew

CD “Celtic Woman”

 

Take Her in Your Arms w/ Terry Griffith (w. by Andy M. Stewart)   

CD “It's All In The Song” HB yesterday 9/23

 

The Last Rose of Summer by Steel Clover (Susan Borowski)

CD “Brave Heart”

 

The Good Ship Delirious by Mick Hanly

CD “The Best That is Irish VOLUME II”

 

Summer in Dublin by Bagetelle featuring Liam Reilly

CD “The Best That is Irish VOLUME II”

“The Top of the Hour Moment – “Irish Facts from Irish Culture & Customs”

 

Ghosts of Our Past by The Bible Code Sunday's

CD “Ghosts of Our Past”         

 

Sponsor Message: Gaelic Arts Society of Pgh.

 

Tunes: Jenny Picking cockles / The Colliers / w/ O'Malley's March   

CD “O'Malley's March”

 

The Ireland Report with Davy Kettyles

Sponsor Allegheny County Board AOH       

 

I Follow You w/ Ashley Davis & Cormac DeBarra

CD “Night Travels” coming to Pgh w/ Lunasa Sat. Dec 9

 

Instrumental: Loophead w/ Lunasa   

CD “Sé” w/Kevin Crawford, Trevor Hutchinson, Cillian Vallely, & Sean Smith

 

The Wild Colonial Boy w/ Tommy Makem   

CD “The Tommy Makem Songbag

 

Come to the Bower w/ The Makem Brothers featuring Rory on vocals

CD “Stand Together”

 

Instrumental: Humours of Kiltyclougher / Joe Kilmurray

w/ Nollaig Casey, Chris Newman, Arty McGlynn & Maire Ni Chathasaigh

CD “Heartstring Sessions 2”

 

Dateline Irish      

 

Under a Violet Moon w/ Richie Blackmore guitar, Candice Night vocals

CD “Blackmore's Night”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

September 17, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1539

The Ireland Report with

Maírtin Ò Muilleoir , www.newbelfast.com

 

Ireland Report News respondents

Patricia Sharkey

Brian Nolan, www.galwaywalks.com , http://thewildgeese.irish/

Davy Kettyles, Dublin

Maírtin Ò Muilleoir , www.newbelfast.com

Pittsburgh Irish Network, www.pittsburghirish.org

 

Guest: Richard Wonderly, Executive Director Ligonier Highland Games

Caledonia w/ Nathan Carter   

CD “Wagon Wheel”

 

Heart of the Highland w/ Capercaillie featuring Karen Matheson

CD “Delirium”

 

A Gordon For Me w/ Bob Murdoch   

CD “Ae Fond Kiss”

  

Over the Water to Charlie by Steel Clover (Susan Borowski)

CD “Brave Heart”

 

Queen of Argyll w/ Michael Gallagher

CD “ It's All In The Song”

      

Chat with Richard Wonderly, Executive Director Ligonier Highland Games

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – “Scottish Culture in Cape Breton”

 

Mo Rún Geal Dileas (My Faithful Fair One) w/ Rankin Family featuring Cookie Rankin

CD “The Rankin Family” from Mabou, Nova Scotia, Scots-Gaelic

 

Sponsor: Gaelic Arts Society of Pgh.

 

Instrumental: The Water in the Sea w/ Dave MacIsaac (Halifax NS)   

CD “Nimble Fingers”

 

The Ireland Report with Mairtin O'Muilleoir

Sponsor Allegheny County Board AOH   

 

Women of Dundee w/ Christina Harrison

CD “Lassie Wi' The Lint-White Socks”

 

Interview w/ Richard Wonderly, Ex Dir. Ligonier Highland Games

 

The Grass and the Thistles by Steel Clover (Susan Borowski)

CD “Brave Heart”

 

Dateline Irish      

 

Take Her in Your Arms w/ Terry Griffith (w. by Andy M. Stewart)

CD “It's All In The Song”

 

 Online www.kdwradio.com


September 10, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1538

The Ireland Report with

Brian Nolan

www.galwaywalks.com

http://thewildgeese.irish/

 

 

Ireland Report News respondents

Patricia Sharkey

Brian Nolan, www.galwaywalks.com , http://thewildgeese.irish/

Davy Kettyles, Dublin

Maírtin Ò Muilleoir , www.newbelfast.com

Pittsburgh Irish Network, www.pittsburghirish.org

 

Special Commemoration of 9/11

Long Time Gone w/ Nathan Carter

CD “Wagon Wheel”

 

Westering Home w/ Bob Murdoch

CD “Ae Fond Kiss”

 

The Wandering Minstrels w/ Terry Griffith   

CD “Musings”

  

September 11 w/ Alan Burke w/ by Davy Kettyles   CD “September 11”

 

Story: RTE Ireland 911 Tribute by Joe Kearney

CD “RTE Ireland”

      

September Skies by Seamus Kelleher

CD “September Skies”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – “A Tribute to Fr. Mychal Judge”

 

Mychal by Black 47 featuring Larry Kirwin   

CD “New York Town”

 

Sponsor: Gaelic Arts Society of Pgh.   

 

Instrumental: Clear Blue Sky w/ Jerry O'Sullivan on Uilleann Pipes

CD “The Gift”

 

 

The Ireland Report with Brian Nolan

Sponsor Message: Allegheny County Board AOH       

 

Riding with Private Malone w/ Nathan Carter

CD “Livin' the Dream”

 

Loch Lomond Hills w/ Steel Clover (Susan Borowski)

CD “Brave Hearts”

 

Cherokee Shuffle w/ The Heartstring Quarter

CD “The Heartstring Sessions 2”

 

Dateline Irish      

 

Jigs: Daisies for Dara / Katie's in Clover by Ben Sands

CD “Better Already”     

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

September 3, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1537

LABOR DAY

 

The Ireland Report with

Patricia Sharkey

 

Interview with Nathan Carter

The Twenty Inch Mill w/ Vivien Richman

The Homestead Strike    by Pete Seeger

Paddy Lay Back w Jim Corr and others

 

What Ever Happened to the Eight Hour Day w/ Anne Feeney

CD “Heartland”

 

The Road Back w/ Nathan Carter    (w. John Ferry)

CD “Where I Wanna to Be”

 

Step Dance w/ The Fitzgeralds featuring Julie Fitzgerald on feet percussion

CD “The Fitzgeralds”

 

High Summer Waltz by Heartstrings Quarter

CD “The Heartstring Sessions 2”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – “Michael Collins Episode # 4”   

 

The Big Fellah    by Black 47

CD “Rise Up, The Political Songs”

 

Sponsor: Gaelic Arts Society of Pgh.

 

My Reign Is Over, featuring Sean Keane on vocals

CD “Brian Boru, The High King of Tara – Maurice Lennon”

 

The Ireland Report Patricia Sharkey

Sponsor Message Allegheny County Board AOH       

 

Temple Bar by Nathan Carter & John Farry

CD “Stayin' Up All Night”

 

Banks of the Roses w/ Nathan Carter   

CD “Stayin' Up All Night”

 

Dateline Irish      

 

Pittsburgh's Not a Smoky City Anymore w/ Davy Krysty & Bill Lemons

CD “Shaped By Steel”

 

Nathan Carter Interview

 

Pub Crawl by Nathan Carter

CD “Wagon Wheel”

 

The Sunny Hills of Beara w/ The Heartstring Quartet

C D “The Heartstring Sessions 2”

    

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

August 27, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1536

The Ireland Report with

Maírtin Ò Muilleoir

www.newbelfast.com

 

I Wish I had Someone To Love Me w/ Johnny McEvoy

CD “The Essential Johnny McEvoy”

 

Plough and Stars w/ The Jeremiahs   

CD “The Femme Fatale of Maine”

 

Crann na Beatha (Tree of Life) , w/We Banjo Three

CD “String Theory”

 

Beeswing w/ Nathan Carter    (w. Richard Thompson)

CD “Livin' The Dream”

 

Summerfly w/ Runa featuring Shannon Lambert-Ryan on vocals

CD “Jealousy”

 

Reel De Grandpere w/ Pete's Posse

CD “The Conversation”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – “Michael Collins Episode #3”

 

The Ballad of Michael Collins written by Brendan O'Reilly , with Mary McGonigle

CD “When The Roses Bloom Again”

 

Sponsor: Larry Brophy

 

My Reign Is Over, featuring Sean Keane on vocals   

CD “Brian Boru, The High King of Tara – Maurice Lennon”

 

The Ireland Report Mairtin O'Muilleoir, Belfast

Sponsor – LAOH Division 4, North Hills       

 

The Foggy Dew w/ The Dubliners featuring Paddy Reilly on lead vocals

CD “The Best That is Irish Volume II”

 

Nella Fantasia by Celtic Woman featuring Chloe

CD “Celtic Woman”

 

Back To Tourmakeady by Nathan Carter

CD “Wagon Wheel”

 

If Ever You Go to Dublin Town w/ The Prodigals

Written by Patrick Kavanagh, arr. The Prodigals featuring Gregory Grene

CD “The Prodigals Brothers”

 

River by CoastCD “Windmills in the Sky”

 

Dateline Irish     

 

Quick Step Medley w/ Sean Wilson & Tony Mac

CD “Back In Town”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

August 20, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1535

The Ireland Report with
Davy Kettyles, Dublin

St. Brendan's Fair Isle w/ Johnny McEvoy

CD “Shades of Johnny McEvoy”

 

Tell God and the Devil by Solas featuring Niamh Varian-Barry on vocals

CD “Shamrock City”

 

Long Years Ago w/ Matthew Byrne

CD “Matthew Byrne Horizon Lines”

 

Caledonia w/ Nathan Carter   

CD “Wagon Wheel”

 

The Flower of Kilkenny w/ The Clancy Legacy

With Robbie O'Connell, Aoife Clancy, Donal Clancy

CD “The Clancy Legacy”

 

Sally Brown w/ Donal Clancy

CD “Songs of a Roving Blade”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – “Michael Collins Episode #2”   

 

Michael Collins written by Pete St. John , by The Whole Shabang

CD “The Whole Shabang 10”

 

Sponsor: Larry Brophy

 

Kevin Barry w/ Freedom Sons   

CD “25 Irish Republican Songs”

 

The Ireland Report Davy Kettyles, Dublin

Sponsor – LAOH Division 4, North Hills

 

Botany Bay w/ Nathan Carter

CD “Wagon Wheel”

 

Men of Erin by The Elders featuring Ian Byrne

CD “Live at The Gem”

Wild Mountain Thyme w/ Emerald Rose out of Georgia

CD “That Night in The Garden”

 

This is Home by We Banjo 3

CD “String Theory”

 

Don't Let Me Go by Pete's Posse

CD “The Conversation”

 

Dateline Irish   

 

Blacksmith w/ RUNA   

CD “Jealousy”

 

Tunes: The Bull Fiddle w/ Sharon Shannon

CD “Sacred Earth”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

August 13, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1534

The Ireland Report with
Brian Nolan
www.galwaywalks.com

Paddy Reilly's Daughter w/ Sean Wilson & Tony Mac

CD “Back In Town”

 

Newry Highwayman w/ The Prodigals

CD “The Prodigals Brothers”

 

The Green And Red of Mayo w/ Cue Ball

CD “Where the Shannon and the Mighty Mississippi Collide”

 

Hug w/ Nathan Carter written by Ben Sands

CD “Wagon Wheel”

 

Sorrows Away by Karan Casey

CD “Two More Hours”

 

Instrumental: High, Wide, and Handsome by Solas

CD “Shamrock City”,

Roll ‘em high and let it flow,   From dawn to dawn they'll pour,

All night laughter on the streets, Not a lock upon a door.

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – “Michael Collins”   

 

Michael written & recorded by Johnny McEvoy

CD “Shades of Johnny McEvoy, 3 CD Set”

 

Sponsor: Larry Brophy

 

Reels: Jimmy Giblin's / The Gneevguilla Reel / The Casagh Reel

w/ Tús Nua (John McEvoy, John Wynne, Jacinta McEvoy, Rachel Garvey

CD “Gatehouse”

 

The Ireland Report Brian Nolan, Galway

Sponsor – LAOH Division 4, North Hills       

 

Loch Lomond w/ Steel Clover (Sue Borowski )

CD “Take the Crown”

 

The Galtee Mountain Boy w/ Derek Warfield & The Young Wolfe Tones   

CD “Let Ye All Be Irish Tonight”

 

Precious Time w/ Nathan Carter, written by Van Morrison

CD “Where I Wanna Be”

 

Dateline Irish        

 

The Miner's Son by The GO Set

CD “One Fine Day”

 

Tunes: The Hills of Tara / Francie Mooney's w/ Hughie & Kathleen Boyle

CD “Back to Donegal”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

August 6, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1533

The Ireland Report with
Patricia Sharkey

Drums of Chelsea by The GO Set first release in America, out of Australia

CD “One Fine Day”

 

Derry Gaol by The Jeremiahs

CD “The Femme Fatale of Maine”

 

Summer Song by Mark Dignam

CD “In a Time of Overstatement”

 

Back to Tourmakeady by Nathan Carter for Michael & Kathleen   

CD “Wagon Wheel” McGeever

 

The River Driver by Matthew Byrne out of New Foundland

CD “Horizon Lines”

 

Polysemy by Maddie Arnold

CD “Hand On”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – “Luke Wadding”

 

Hail Glorious St. Patrick w/ Frank Patterson   

CD “Faith of Our Fathers”

 

Sponsor Message: Larry Brophy

 

St. Patrick's Day by Dennis Day

CD “Original Irish Tenors”

 

The Ireland Report Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

Sponsor – LAOH Division 4, North Hills       

 

Grace O'Malley w/ The Gothard Sisters

CD “Mountain Rose”

 

Captain Kidd w/ The Makem Brothers

CD “The Makem Brothers Stand Together”

 

South Australia w/ Nathan Carter

CD “Where I Wanna Be”

 

Dateline Irish        

 

Tune: The Czar of Munster by Seamus Egan

CD “When Juniper Sleeps”

 

An Crúisín Lán w/ Donal Clancy

CD “Songs of a Roving Blade”

 

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

July 30, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1532

The Ireland Report with

Maírtin Ò Muilleoir ,

www.newbelfast.com

Interview: Michael Arnold, Executive Director MuSic Festival for MS

Intro: A Stor mo Chroi featuring Sarah & Rita Keane

CD “Solas Shamrock City”

 

Michael Conway by Mick McAuley w/ Eamon McElholm

CD “Solas Shamrock City”

 

Newry Highwayman w/ The Prodigals

CD “The Prodigals Brothers”

 

Caledonia w/ Nathan Carter (w. Dougie MacLean)   

CD “Beautiful Life”

 

Song & Tune: Welcome Royal Charlie & Campbell's Farewell

By The Tannahill Weavers

CD “The Mermaid's Song”

 

Flings: Four Provinces Flings w/ Mick Moloney-banjo, Eugene O'Donnell-fiddle,

Seamus Egan-flute, Donna Long-piano

CD “3 Way Street”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – “If I Ruled Scotland”

 

Both Sides The Tweed w/ Dick Gaughan

CD “Handful of Earth”

 

Sponsor: Dorothy Weldon, National, State, Local LAOH, Inc.

 

Instrumental: Irish Kepplehall / 25 KTS w/ Capercaillie

CD “Beautiful Wasteland”

 

The Ireland Report Mairtin O'Muilleoir, Belfast

Sponsor – Pittsburgh Ceili Club       

 

 

City of Chicago w/ Cue Ball

CD “The Sounds, The Green, The Drink, The Pace”

 

Interview with Mike Arnold, Executive Director, MuSic Festival for MS

 

Queen of Argyll w/ The Gothard Sisters

CD “Mountain Rose”

 

Dateline Irish     

 

Quick Step Medley by Sean Wilson & Tony Mac

CD “Back In Town”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

July 23, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1531

The Ireland Report with

Jim Caldwell, County Allegheny

 

Guest Host – Jim Caldwell

 

McIntyre w/ The New Barleycorn   

CD “LIVE At the Public House”

 

Fields of Athenry w/Brigid's Cross

CD “Brigid's Cross

 

Tunes: Pull Out The Stops by Sharon Shannon

CD “Sacred Earth”

 

Home w/ Steel Clover

CD “Take the Crown”

 

Hallelujah w/ Celtic Thunder featuring Keith Harkin, w/Neil & Ryan

CD “Legacy”

 

Reels: Bunch of Green Rushes / The Ladies Cup of Tea by The Nesbitt Family

CD “Devils Bit Sessions”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Irish Unity

 

The Ballad of Michael Collins w/ Mary McGonigle

CD “When the Roses Bloom Again”

 

Sponsor: Dorothy Weldon, National, State, Local LAOH, Inc.

 

Instrumental: Irish Rhapsody   by Victor Herbert

CD “Jim has this CD”

 

The Ireland Report w/ Jim Caldwell, County Allegheny

Sponsor – Pittsburgh Ceili Club       

 

Makem and Clancy return with Rory Makem and Donal Clancy

Roddy McCorley w/ The Makem Brothers featuring Rory Makem

CD “Who Fears to Speak”

  

Nancy Whiskey w/ Donal Clancy

CD “Songs of a Roving Blade”

 

Two Doors Down by Nathan Carter

CD “Stayin' Up All Night”

 

Danny Boy w/ Chloë Agnew

CD “The Best That is Irish Volume II”

 

This is Home by We Banjo 3

CD “String Theory”

 

Dateline Irish          

 

Take Me Home w/ Celtic Thunder

CD “Legacy, Volume Two”

 

Reels: Sonny's Favourite / Over the Hill / The Sandymount by The Nesbitt Family       

CD “Devils Bit Sessions”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

July 16, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1530

The Ireland Report with
Davy Kettyles in Dublin

 

Dirty Old Town w/ The Fenians out of California, to Jim & Diane Byrnes   

CD “Have Fun or Get Out” & Mary Carol Williams

 

A Red, Red Rose w/ Steel Clover

CD “Take the Crown”

 

Blue Willow by Cassie and Maggie MacDonald

CD “The Willow Collection”

 

Red Haired Mary w/ Terry Griffith

CD “Faire Play”

 

Wagon Wheel w/ Nathan Carter

CD “Beautiful Life”

 

Jigs: Shane's Newest Jigs by Socks in the Frying Pan

CD “Socks in the Frying Pan”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Black & Tans”

 

Get Out Ye Black & Tans w/ Derek Warfield

CD “God Save Ireland”

 

Sponsor: Dorothy Weldon, National, State, Local LAOH, Inc.

 

Tunes: Jewels of the Ocean / Michael Connell's w/ RUNA

CD “LIVE”     

 

The Ireland Report w/ Davy Kettyles, Dublin

Sponsor – Pittsburgh Ceili Club       

 

Reel: The Track for the Craic by Socks in the Frying Pan

CD “Socks in the Frying Pan”

 

Jigs: Old Lark on the Strand / Charlie's Aunt by The Nesbitt Family

CD “Devils Bit Sessions”

 

Keep On Rolling by Keith Harkin

CD “On Mercy Street”

 

Temple Bar by Nathan Carter

CD “Stayin' Up All Night”

 

Moonshiner w/ Terry Griffith

CD “Faire Play”

 

Dateline Irish         

 

The Man from Mullingar w/ Derek Warfield

CD “God Save Ireland”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

July 9, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1529

The Ireland Report with
Brian Nolan
www.galwaywalks.com

  Interview with Nathan Carter, Ireland's #1 Irish and Country Singer

 

Lord of the Dance w/ The New Barleycorn    featuring John Delaney

CD “Lord of the Dance”

 

Song: The Slipjigs & Reels by Socks in the Frying Pan

CD “Socks in the Frying Pan” interview July 16

 

Black-Eyed Gypsy w/ The Prodigals   

CD “Go On”

 

Caledonia w/ Christina Harrison

CD “Exiles”

 

Welcome to the Week End by Nathan Carter & John Ferry

CD “Beautiful Life”

 

Hornpipe: Garry Kennedy Castle Hornpipe w/ Emma Nesbitt & Tommy Nesbitt

CD “The Nesbitt Family, Devils Bit Sessions”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Fr. Thomas Nicholas Burke”

 

Ireland, Mother Ireland w/ John McCormack

CD “My Wild Irish Rose”

 

Sponsor: Dorothy Weldon, National, State, Local LAOH, Inc.

 

Reels: Now She's Purring / The Curragh Races w/ Micheál Ó hAlmhain

CD “Tuile Agus TrÀ / The Flowing Tide

 

The Ireland Report w/ Brian Nolan, Galway

Sponsor – Pittsburgh Ceili Club       

 

Banks of the Roses by Nathan Carter   

CD “Stayin' Up All Night” Coming to Pgh at Byham Sept 20

 

Interview w/ Nathan Carter

Fionnghuala w/ Runa   

CD “LIVE RUNA”

 

Dateline Irish          

 

Loch Lomond w/ Steel Clover

CD “Take the Crown”   

 

Aoife Johnston's Freakout Polka/Reel

CD “Socks in the Frying Pan”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

July 2, 2017 PROGRAM Number 1528

The Ireland Report with
Patricia Sharkey

We The People by Schooner Fare

CD “We The People”

 

Dance the Song and the Shamrock so Green by Derek Warfield

CD “Washington's Irish”

 

Wild Mountain Thyme w/ Steel Clover (Susan Borowski)   

CD “In the Celtic Spirit” performing at Dinner Fundraiser

 

A Place In The Choir w/ The New Barleycorn

CD “Ireland's Celtic Heartbeat”

 

Jigs/Reel The Boop Set by Socks in the Frying Pan

CD “Socks in the Frying Pan”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Independence Day History

 

Irishman's Epistle by Derek Warfield

CD “Washington's Irish”

 

Sponsor: Dorothy Flaherty Weldon, Past National President LAOH, Inc.,

Past Pennsylvania State President, LAOH, Inc., and

President, Mary Ellen O'Neill Division #4, Washington County

 

Tunes: George Bush's tune's Kitty Will You Marry Me / Miss Moore's Rant By Derek Warfield

CD “Washington's Irish”

 

The Ireland Report w/ Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

Sponsor – Pittsburgh Ceili Club       

 

Women of Dundee w/ Christina Harrison

CD “Lassie Wi' The Lint-white Socks”

 

Exiles Return w/ Karan Casey             

CD “Exiles ReTurn”

 

Miller Tae My Trade w/ Hannah Rarity

CD “Beginnings”

 

Dateline Irish   

      

America the Beautiful w/ Frank Patterson,   

CD “Frank Patterson God Bless America” The End.

 

Double Jig: Port Pheadaí – Paddy Keenan's Jig by Paddy Keenan on Uilleann Pipes

CD “Paddy Keenan”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

June 25, 2017 PROGRAM # 1527

The Ireland Report with

Maírtin Ò Muilleoir , www.newbelfast.com

 

Moonlight In Mayo by James Kilbane   

CD “Songs of Ireland”

 

Seileach (Shal-Loch) by Cassie & Maggie MacDonald

CD “The Willow Collection” Clev. Cultural Festival

 

To the Weaver's We Will Go w/ Steel Clover (Susan Borowski)   

CD “In the Celtic Spirit”

 

Step It Out Mary by Ryan Kelly & Neil Byrne

CD “Byrne and Kelly - Echoes”

 

The Hunley by Pearse Warfield

CD “The Bonnie blue Flag”

 

Instrumental: Pull Out The Stops by Sharon Shannon

CD “Sacred Earth”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Civil War, Part IV

Dick Dowling &the Battle of the Sabine Pass

 

Recitation: Sabine Pass by Derek Warfield

Song: The Irish Davis Guards   

CD “The Bonnie Blue Flag”

 

Sponsor: Echoes of Erin

  

Reels: The Steeple Chase / Me Love Is In America w/ Derek Warfield

CD “The Bonnie Blue Flag”

 

The Ireland Report w/ Mairtin O'Muilleoir, Belfast

Sponsor – AOH St. Patrick Division 4, North Hills       

 

Golden Golden w/ Terry Griffith

CD “Musings

 

 

(Song) Foreign Lander by Socks in the Frying Pan

CD “Socks in the Frying Pan”

 

Boat to Liverpool by Nathan Carter

CD “Beautiful Life”

 

Dateline Irish          

  

Red White and Blue by Derek Warfield

CD “The Bonnie Blue Flag”

 

Scotland's Story w/ Ed Miller

CD “Come Awa' Wi' Me”

 

Reel: O'Connor's Bucks by Liam O'Connor   

CD “The Loom”, Liam O'Connor Irish Traditional Fiddle

 

Online www.kdwradio.com


June 18, 2017 PROGRAM # 1526

The Ireland Report with Davy Kettyles
Father's Day

 

Waltz of The Years by Eamon Friel   

CD “Waltz of The Year”

 

Daddy Did the Best He Could by Sean Wilson

CD “The Green Fields are Calling”

 

Flower of Scotland w/ RichPatrick

CD “Just a Bit of Craic”

The Old Man by Phil Coulter & his Orchestra

CD “The Live Experience”

 

The Rag Man by Ryan Kelly & Neil Byrne   

CD “Byrne and Kelly - Echoes”

 

Instrumental: Bas Pelles w/ Sharon Shannon

CD “Sacred Earth”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Civil War from a Confederate Perspective, John Mitchel, Part III

 

Sumpter Rifles by Derek Warfield

CD “The Bonnie Blue Flag”

 

Sponsor: Echoes of Erin

  

Reels: The Steeple Chase / Me Love Is In America w/ Derek Warfield

CD “The Bonnie Blue Flag”

 

The Ireland Report w/ Davy Kettyles, Dublin

Sponsor – AOH St. Patrick Division 4, North Hills       

 

Let The Circle Be Wide w/ Ed Miller   

CD “Come A Wa' Wi' Me” written by Tommy Sands

 

I'll Walk Beside You featuring Luka Bloom w/ Cherish The Ladies

CD “The Girls Won't Leave the Boys Alone”

 

 

Blue Willow by Cassie and Maddie MacDonald

CD “The Willow Collection”

 

Welcome to the Weekend by Nathan Carter

CD “Beautiful Life”

 

Dateline Irish            

  

The Life of a Country Boy w/ Kennedy's Kitchen

CD “A Pocketfull of Lint”

 

Rocky Road to Dublin w/ Steel Clover w/Susan Borowski & Bob Pegritz on whistle

CD “In the Celtic Spirit”

 

 Online www.kdwradio.com


June 11, 2017 PROGRAM # 1525

The Ireland Report with

Brian Nolan

www.galwaywalks.com

http://thedgeese.com/profiles/blogs/

 

Interview with Neil Byrne and / or Ryan Kelly

Call You Home by Nathan Carter    Interview July 11

CD “Beautiful Life”

 

Come Away by Ryan Kelly & Neil Byrne

CD “Byrne and Kelly - Echoes”

 

Instrumental: One Day At A Time w/ Phil Coulter   

CD “A Touch of Tranquility” waiting for a phone call from Byrne/Kelly

 

Instrumental: The Merry Widow w/ Sharon Shannon

CD “Sacred Earth”

 

Interview w/ Byrne or Kelly

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Civil War, Part II   “

 

The Soldiers Farewell by Derek Warfield

CD “The Bonnie Blue Flag”

 

Sponsor: Echoes of Erin

  

Reels: The Steeple Chase / Me Love Is In America w/ Derek Warfield

CD “The Bonnie Blue Flag”

 

The Ireland Report w/ Brian Nolan, Galway

Sponsor – AOH St. Patrick Division 4, North Hills       

 

Gypsy Rover w/ Mike Gallagher

CD “Collection, the First 25 Years”

 

From Clare to Here w/ The Furey Brothers & Davy Arthur

CD “The Fureys Finest” in memory

 

Keep It Movin' by Ryan Kelly & Neil Byrne

CD “Byrne and Kelly - Echoes”

 

To the Weaver's We Will Go w/ Steel Clover (Sue Borowski)

CD “In the Celtic Spirit, Steel Clover”

 

Dateline Irish          

  

Jug of Punch w/ County Mayo   

CD “Sick and Tired of Workin”

 

Instrumental: Scalloway Lasses w/ Devilish Merry   

CD “Beauty is Everywhere”

 

 

Online www.kdwradio.com


June 4, 2017 PROGRAM # 1524

The Ireland Report with

Patricia Sharkey

 

Guest: Mac McCafferty, Irish Centre of Pittsburgh

Boat To Liverpool by Nathan Carter

CD “Beautiful Life”

 

Rose of My Heart w/ Pat McKenna (out of Derry)

CD “The Wind On The Hill”

 

Rose of Aranmore w/ Seamus Kennedy

CD “Ireland's 32 Volume 1, Songs of Ulster & Munster”

 

Misty Morning Rain by Jim Sharkey

CD “Misty Morning Rain”

 

Instrumental: Frenchie's Reel by Sharon Shannon ( includes 6 Shetland Isl. Fiddlers)

By Sharon Shannon

CD “Sacred Earth”

 

Chat with Mac

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Civil War”

 

The Southern Wagon by Derek Warfield

CD “The Bonnie Blue Flag”

 

Sponsor: Echoes of Erin

  

Reels: The Steeple Chase / Me Love Is In America w/ Derek Warfield

CD “The Bonnie Blue Flag”

 

The Ireland Report w/ Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

Sponsor – AOH St. Patrick Division 4, North Hills       

 

The Galway Shawl w/ County Mayo

CD “Sick and Tired of Workin'”

 

Interview w/ Mac McCafferty

 

It Out Mary w/ Byrne & Kelly   

CD “Echoes”

 

Dateline Irish            

  

Temple Bar by Nathan Carter

CD “Stayin' Up All Night'

 

Is Sinn Na Tuinn Air Bharr A'Chuain/ “ We Are The Waves Upon The Sea”

By Coast

CD “Windmills in the Sky” brothers out of Western Scottish Isle of Benbecula in the Outer Hebrides, Scotland.

 

 

Online www.kdwradio.com


May 28, 2017 PROGRAM # 1523

The Ireland Report with
Maírtin Ò Muilleoir ,
www.newbelfast.com

  Memorial Day Weekend

Battle Hymn of the Republic by Frank Patterson

CD ‘ Amazing Grace'    Civil War

 

The Irish Volunteer by David Kincaid

CD ‘ The Irish Volunteer” Civil War

 

Paddy's Lamentation w/ Derek Warfield

CD “Clear the Way”      Civil War

 

Green Fields of France w/ The Fureys & Davey Arthur

CD “The Fureys Finest”    WW I

 

Instrumental: The Minstrel Boy w/ Phil Coulter

CD “Echoes Of Home, The Solo Piano of Phil Coulter”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Memorial Day   

 

America The Beautiful w/ John McDermott

CD “Remembrance”

 

Sponsor: LAOH Maude Gonne Division 32   DVB

 

Instrumental: U.S. Armed Forces Medley: The Caissons Go Rolling Along, Anchors Aweigh

Semper Paratus, The Air Force Song, The Halls of Montezuma w/ John McDermott

CD “Remembrance”

 

The Ireland Report w/ Mairtin O'Muilleoir

Sponsor – Knights of Equity       

 

Let Them in St. Peter w/ Danny Doyle

CD “Under A Connemara Moon”

 

The Wall w/ Michael McCann

CD “Soldiers' Songs”    Vietnam

 

Bringing Buddy Home w/ John McDermott   

CD “Journeys”      Iraq / Afghanistan

 

Lady Liberty by Paul Byrom   

CD “Thinking of Home”

 

Dateline Irish          

 

Let There Be Peace w/ Frank Patterson

CD “America the Beautiful”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

May 21, 2017 PROGRAM # 1522

The Ireland Report with
Davy Kettyles

 

Four Country Roads w/ Daniel O'Donnell

CD “The Ultimate Collection”

 

Donegal w/ The Furey Brothers

CD “Claddagh Road”

 

Fields of Athenry w/ Paddy Reilly (w. Pete St. John CD “The Gold & Silver Days”

 

Back Home to Athenry w/ Seamus Kennedy ( Patrick Moriarty, Joseph Bly)

CD “Ireland's 32, Volume 2 – Songs of Leinster & Connacht”

 

Donegal Shore w/ Daniel O'Donnell

CD “The Ultimate Collection”

 

Reels: Bethnal Green by Liam Kelly (of Dervish) on flute & whistle

CD “Liam Kelly, Sweetwood”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Celtic Life International

 

Pheasant in the Garden by Evans & Doherty ( w. Kevin Evans)

CD “Evans & Doherty 30 Years of Folkin' Around”

 

Sponsor: LAOH Maude Gonne Division 32

 

Polka: Ellin Polka by Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy

CD “ONE”

 

The Ireland Report w/ Davy Kettyles, Dublin

Sponsor – Knights of Equity

      

The Wind on the Hill w/ Pat McKenna (w. Michael Commins)

CD “The Wind On The Hill”

 

Colours From Above by Pat McKenna

CD “Better Times I Can't Remember”

 

The Rising of the Moon w/ County Mayo

CD “Sick and Tired of Workin'

 

The Meeting of the Waters by Neil Byrne and Ryan Kelly   

CD “Echoes”

 

Dateline Irish          

 

Dublin in My Tears w/ The Dublin City Ramblers featuring Paddy Sweeney

CD “The Very Best of The Dublin City Ramblers, ‘Home & Away'

 

Reels: w/ Liam Kelly   

CD “Liam Kelly, Sweetwood”

 

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

 

 


May 14, 2017 PROGRAM # 1521

The Ireland Report with
Brian Nolan

 Mother's Day

Mother, The Gift w/ Tony Kenny

CD “The Voyage”

 

Rock Me To Sleep Mother w/ Cathie Ryan

CD “Mother”

 

The Ring Your Mother Wore w/ Pat Roper   

CD “Hello Again”

 

Mothers' Ode by The Burns Sisters, Annie & Marie Burns

CD “Looking Back Our American Irish Souls”

 

Mother Song w/ T With The Maggies

CD “T With The Maggies”

 

Reels: Collier's, The Woman of the House by Paddy Keenan on Uilleann Pipes   

CD “The Long Grazing Acre” Tommy O'Sullivan on guitar

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Famous People, Mother

 

A Mother's Love is a Blessing w/ Mary McGonigle         CD-C5

CD “Green Shamrock Shore”

 

Sponsor: LAOH Maude Gonne Division 32

 

The Voyage w/ Liam Tiernan   

CD “Straight From the Heart”

 

The Ireland Report w/ Brian Nolan, Galway

Sponsor – Knights of Equity       

 

Frances Hughes 2 nd Hunger Striker to die in 1981

 

Hughes Lives On by The Irish Connection / Gary O'Glacain

LP “Roll of Honour”

 

Freedom Fighters Medley w/ The Irish Connection   

LP “Roll of Honour”

 

Goodbye Mrs. Durkin w/ County Mayo

CD “Sick and Tired of Workin'

 

Gentle Annie by Tommy Makem

CD “The Tommy Makem Songbag”

 

Dateline Irish            

 

A Mother's Always Waiting w/ Erins Pride   

CD “It's Our Anniversary”

 

Instrumental: Mother's Celebration by Robin Spielberg w/Cathie Ryan, & Susan McKeown

CD “Mother”

 

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

May 7, 2017 PROGRAM # 1520

The Ireland Report with
Patricia Sharkey 

Interview with Patricia Hopper, Author, Corrib Red
36 th Anniversary of the 1981 Hunger Strikes

Introduction of Theme “Hunger Strikes”

 

Recitation: At the GPO 1980 by Christy Moore

90 Miles to Dublin by Christy Moore

CD “Christy Moore, The Box Set 1964-2004, Lilac”

 

Long Kesh w/ Wolfe Tones

CD “Let the People Sing”

 

H-Block Song by Francie Brolly

CD “Ireland United – Behind the Hunger Strikes”

 

Instrumental, Recorded live in the H-Blocks of Long Kesh

CD “Music From the Blocks Vol 2”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Famous People, Bobby Sands”

 

Ballad of Bobby Sands w/ The Irish Connection

LP “Roll of Honour”

 

Sponsor: LAOH Maude Gonne Division 32

 

People's Own MP w/ Timbuck 5

CD “Hunger Strike Commemoration 2001, West of Scotland H.S.C.

 

The Ireland Report w/ Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

Sponsor – Knights of Equity       

 

Interview: Patricia Hopper, Author, Corrib Red

 

Guitar Solo by Recorded live in the H-Blocks of Long Kesh

CD “Music From the Blocks Vol 2”

 

 

O'Hara, Hughes, McCreesh and Sands w/ Terry O'Neill

CD “Something Inside So Strong”

 

Role of Honor w/ Vincent Gallagher

CD “Vincent Gallagher's Favorite Songs”

 

Dateline Irish            

 

Boy From Tamlaghtduff by Christy Moore   

LP “The Spirit of Freedom, Christy Moore”

 

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

April 30, 2017 PROGRAM # 1519

The Ireland Report with
Mairtin O'Muilleoir, Belfast
www.newbelfast.com

Guest: Jack Webber, Knights of Equity

 

Hand Me Down My Bible w/ The High Kings featuring Darren Holden

CD “Grace & Glory”

 

Black Velvet Band w/ The Dubliners   

CD “The Best That is Irish Volume II”

 

Voices of Ireland by The Irish Balladeers

D “The Last Barnesville Waltz”

 

Something Inside So Strong w/ Terry O'Neill

CD “Something Inside So Strong”

 

Highlands: O'Flynn's Fancy / Casey's Pig / Jimmy Lyons w/ Brian Conway

CD “Through the Gate”

 

Chat w/ Jack Webber, Knights of Equity

      

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Famous People, Padraic Pearse

 

Padraic Pearse by ‘old' Wolfe Tones    featuring Derek Warfield

CD “Spirit of the Nation”

 

Sponsor of Parade: Irish Society for Education & Charity

 

Ireland Unfree by Wolfe Tones featuring Tommy Byrne

CD “Spirit of the Nation”

 

Rosin the Bow w/ Donal Clancy

CD “Songs of a Roving Blade”

 

Meeting of the Waters by Neil Byrne & Ryan Kelly

CD “Echoes”

 

The Ireland Report w/ Mairtin O'Muilleoir, Belfast

Sponsor – AOH Division 1, South Hills       

Ride On w/ Celtic Woman

CD “The Best That is Irish Volume II”

 

Interview: Jack Webber, Knights of Equity

 

The Old Dun Cow w/ Seamus Kennedy

CD “Let the Music Take You Home”

 

Dateline Irish            

 

Ryan Jigs by Calan

CD “Solomon”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

April 23, 2017 PROGRAM # 1518

The Ireland Report with

Davy Kettyles, County Dublin

Easter Rising Program #2

“Irish Uprising 1916 – 1922, a CBS Legacy Collection

The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem, narrated by Charles Kuralt

Guest: Jim Caldwell

Boys from the County Cork

Kevin Barry

Manifesto of Sinn Fein

From de Valera's 40 th Anniversary speech

 

Shall My Soul Pass Through Ireland   

Interview w/ Rory Brugha

Interview w/ Sean Mooney

An Durd Fainne

Interview w/ Sean Harling

 

From “The Fool,” by Padraic Pearse   

A Nation Once Again

From the Message of Easter 1966 by Eamon de Valera   

      

Road to the Rising by The Wolfe Tones

CD “Into The Light”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment, Famous People - James Connolly

 

James Connolly (poem & song) by The Wolfe Tones

CD “Into The Light”

 

Sponsor of Parade: Irish Society for Education & Charity

 

Slow Air: I Won't See You Anymore, My Dear w/ Eugene O'Donnell on fiddle

CD “Eugene O'Donnell, Slow Airs & Set Dances”

 

The Ireland Report w/ Davy Kettyles

Sponsor – AOH Division 1, South Hills   

 

Easter Lily by The Beer Mats   

CD “Easter Lily”

 

Discussion on the Women of the Rising

 

Cumann na mBan by The River Drivers

CD “Cumann na mBan”

 

Grace w/ The High Kings

CD “Grace & Glory”

 

Margaret Skinnider by Wolfe Tones featuring Siobhan Warfield

CD “Into The Light”

 

Dateline Irish   

 

The Doors of Dublin w/ The Irish Balladeers

CD “The Last Barnsville Waltz”

 

 

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April 16, 2017 PROGRAM # 1517

The Ireland Report with
Diane Byrnes, County Allegheny

Easter Rising Program #1
“Irish Uprising 1916 – 1922, a CBS Legacy Collection
The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem, narrated by Charles Kuralt

The Soldier's Song   

Padraic Pearse's Oration at the grave of O'Donovan Rossa

The Bold Fenian Men

From an interview w/ Sean T. O'Kelly

 

From a speech by Eamon de Valera   

Lonely Banna Strand

Eamon DeValera 40 th Anniversary Speech

Tri-Colored Ribbon

 

The Rising of the Moon

The Proclamation of the Provisional Government of the Irish Republic   

  

Wrap the Green Flag Round Me Boys

From an interview w/ Mrs. Eileen O'Hanrahan Reilly

From an interview w/ Rory Brugha

From an interview w/ Sean Harling   

 

Who Fears To Speak of Easter Week   From Easter 1916

Tipperary So Far Away

The Rose Tree

The Top of the Hour Moment – Famous People, Dan Rooney

 

The Parting Glass w/ The Voice Squad

CD “éistigí – The Essential Traditional Irish Music Collection”

Sponsor of Parade: Irish Society for Education & Charity

 

The Mountains of Mourne by Phil Coulter

CD “A Touch of Tranquility”

 

The Ireland Report Diane Byrnes

Sponsor – AOH Division 1, South Hills   

 

 

Down By The Glenside   

From Drums Under the Window

The West's Awake

 

Padraic Pearse's Surrender

The Foggy Dew

From 16 Dead Men

 

The Dying Rebel

The Mother

Eamon DeValera

The Grand Old Dame Britannia

From interviews with Sean T. O'Kelly, Joseph Clark, Sean Harling, Frank Sherwin

 

Dateline Irish          

 

Johnson's Motor Car   The Valley of Knockanure

Eamon DeValera

From interviews with Sean Mooney, Sean Harling

Green in The Green

 

The Soldier's Song by Phil Coulter

CD “A Touch of Tranquility”

 

 

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April 9, 2017 PROGRAM # 1516

The Ireland Report with
Brian Nolan

Morning Has Broken w/ Tommy Fleming

CD “Voice of Hope” Live Performance at Basilica at Knock

 

Going Home by Moya Brennan

CD “Canvas”

 

Apparition by Calan out of Wales

CD “Solomon” notes on the fairy realm in south Wales

 

Hornpipes: Tailor's Twist / Galway Bay / O'Kelly's Fancy

by Brian Conway

CD “Consider The Source” by Brian Conway

 

The Rocky Road to Dublin by Jim McCann   

CD “The Best That is Irish Volume II”

 

My Old Melodion by Patrick O'Sullivan

CD “The Road to a Friends' House”

 

Instrumental: Trip to Walden Pond by Hanneke Cassel

CD “Trip to Walden Pond”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Famous People, Brendan Behan”

 

The Old Triangle w/ Luke Kelly & The Dubliners

CD “Luke Kelly The Collection 36 Great Songs” written by Brendan Behan

 

Sponsor - Irish Society for Education & Charity

 

The Patriot Game by Dominic Behan

LP “Easter Week and After” written by Dominic Behan

 

The Ireland Report with Brian Nolan, Galway

Sponsor – AOH Division 1, South Hills       

 

Red is the Rose w/ Liam Clancy

CD “Liam Clancy's Favourites”

 

Roddy McCorley w/ Donal Clancy

CD “Songs of a Roving Blade”

 

Seileach (Shal-Loch) by Cassie & Maggie MacDonald

CD “The Willow Collection”

 

Summer in Dublin by Bagatelle

CD “The Best That is Irish Volume II”

 

Dateline Irish            

 

Step It Out Mary by Neil Byrne & Ryan Kelly

CD “Echoes”

 

Tunes: The Goblin and the Mouse / The Fiddling Twin by Hanneke Cassel

CD “Trip to Walden Pond”

 

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April 2, 2017 PROGRAM # 1515

The Ireland Report with
Patricia Sharkey

The Good Ship Delirious by Mick Hanly

CD “The Best That is Irish Volume II”

 

Synnwyr Solomon /(Solomon's Wisdom) by Calan out of Wales

CD “Solomon”

 

Reels: The Peeler's Jacket / Lucy Campbell /The Humours of Westport

CD “Consider The Source” by Brian Conway

 

You Never Know by Moya Brennan

CD “Canvas” out of Donegal

 

The Music of Healing by Tommy Sands w/ Pete Seeger

CD “Arising from the Troubles”

 

Highlands: O'Flynn's Fancy / Casey's Pig / Jimmy Lyons' by Brian Conway

CD “Through the Gate”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Famous People, WB Yeats”

 

Stolen Child w/ Loreena McKennitt               CD-C3

CD “Elemental”

 

Sponsor: Irish Society for Education & Charity

 

Instrumental: Dennis, Polca! By Calan

CD “Solomon”

 

The Ireland Report with Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

Sponsor – AOH Division 1, South Hills       

 

Song For Ireland w/ Mary Black   

CD “Song For Ireland”

 

Reels: The Mother and Child Reel / Her Long Dark Hair Flowing Down Her Back

CD “John Williams”

 

Wild Mountain Thyme w/ George Donaldson

CD “The Road”

 

The Meeting of the Waters by Neil Byrne & Ryan Kelly

CD “Echoes”

 

Dateline Irish          

 

Black Velvet Band w/ The Dubliners

CD “The Best That Is Irish Volume II

 

Hornpipes: The Eclipse / The Sunshine w/ Brian Conway

CD “Consider The Source”

 

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