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

 


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”

 

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

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”

 

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

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”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

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”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

March 19, 2017 PROGRAM # 1513

The Ireland Report with

Davy Kettyles, Dublin

The Willow Lullaby by Cassie & Maggie MacDonald

CD “The Willow Collection”

 

All Along The Wild Atlantic Way by Aoife Scott

CD “Carry The Day” daughter of Frances Black

 

Dance Tonight w/ Frances Black (written by Paul McCartney)

CD “Stronger”

 

Isle of Hope, Isle of Tears w/ Celtic Woman

CD “Celtic Woman Voices of Angels”

The Star of The County Down w/ Loreena McKennitt

CD “The Journey So Far, The Best of Loreena McKennitt”

 

Instrumental: There Is No Night w/ Mairead Nesbitt, Karl Nesbitt

CD “Hibernia” Composed & Arr by Colm O'Foghla, w/The Orchestra of Ireland

 

The Top of the Hour Moment – Traveling in County Kerry

 

Rose of Killarney w/ the Sean O'Neill Band

CD “Romantic Roses”

 

Sponsored by AOH Division 17, Monroeville, Bill O'Neill   

 

The Rose of Tralee w/ Phil Coulter

CD “A Touch of Tranquility”

 

The Ireland Report with Davy Kettyles, Dublin

Sponsor – Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, LLC       

 

Sponsor of Parade: Irish Society for Education & Charity

 

Teir Abhaile Pau w/ Celtic Woman

CD “Voices of Angels”   

 

Erin Go Bragh w/ Hannah Rarity out of Edinburgh, Scotland

CD “Beginnings”

 

Sonny w/ Mary Black, Emmylou Harris & Dolores Keane   

CD “The Best of Mary Black – Hidden Harvest”

 

Giving w/ Aoife Clancy

CD “Silvery Moon”

 

Dateline Irish   

 

Hail Rain or Snow w/ Àine Furey

CD “Cross My Palm” written by Finbar Furey

 

 

Online www.kdwradio.com


March 12, 2017 PROGRAM # 1512

The Ireland Report with

Brian Nolan, Galway
ww.galwaywalks.com

O'Brien Has No Place To Go w/ À ine & Andy Cooney

CD “Echoes of Ireland À ine, Andy Cooney, Paddy Noonan”

 

Goodnight Irene w/ The High Kings

CD “Grace & Glory”

 

Sing-A-Long – Peggy O'Neill, Nora Malone, My Wild Irish Rose, Nellie Kelly, and Kitty Kelly

w/ The Sean O'Neill Band

CD “50 Irish Sing-A-Longs”

 

Amazing Grace w/ Celtic Woman

CD “Celtic Woman Voices of Angels”

 

Wild Red Rose w / Bruce Foley written by Andy M. Stewart & Dave Hannan

CD “Turning The Tides”

 

Slip Jig / The Sound Track

CD “Irish Dancing Made Easy”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – March Irish Heritage Month”

 

Toast To The 32 Counties w/ Mary McGonigle

CD “All Time Irish Classics”

 

Sponsored by AOH Division 17, Monroeville, Bill O'Neill

 

Instrumental: The Mealagh Valley Polkas w/t he Casey Sisters

w/Máire Ni Chathasaigh, Nollaig Casey, and Mairéad Ni Chathasaigh

CD “Sibling Revelry” Nollaig performs with Cherish The Ladies,

 

The Ireland Report with Brian Nolan, Galway

Sponsor – Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, LLC       

 

Sponsor of Parade: Irish Society for Education & Charity

 

My Heart Will Go On w/ Celtic Woman

CD “Voices of Angels”

 

The Meeting of The Waters w/ Sean Dunphy featuring his son Brian Dunphy

CD “My Heart is in Ireland”

 

Cottage in the Grove w/ Cillian Vallely

CD “The Raven's Rock”

 

Dateline Irish          

 

Danny Boy w/ Anthony Kearns, Finbar Wright, Ronan Tynan

CD “Ellis Island”

 

Tune: Slip Jig w/Paddy Noonan

CD “Irish Dancing Made Easy, The sound track”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com


March 5, 2017 PROGRAM # 1511

The Ireland Report with

Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

 

 

My Wild Irish Rose w/ Morton Downey

CD “Original Irish Tenors”

 

Dear Little Shamrock / St. Patrick's Day / It's a Great Day For The Irish

CD “Irish Party with Paddy Noonan and His Grand Band” features Noel Kingston .

Noel Kingston passed away Friday, 3/3/17.

 

Ave Maria / Celtic Woman featuring Mairead Carlin

CD “Celtic Woman Voices of Angels”

 

Sponsor of Parade: Irish Society for Education & Charity

 

St. Patrick's Day Parade w/ Dennis Day

CD “Original Irish Tenors”

 

Mother Mo Chroi w/ Mary McGonigle

CD “All Time Irish Classics”

 

Instrumental: Connamara w/ The Casey Sisters w/Máire Ni Chathasaigh

Nollaig Casey, Mairéad Ni Chathasaigh

CD “Sibling Revelry” Nollaig performs with Cherish The Ladies,

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Traveling in County Clare”

Lisdoonvarna by Christy Moore

LP “Christy Moore RIDE-ON”

 

Sponsored by AOH Division 17, Monroeville, Bill O'Neill   

 

Instrumental: Eileen Curran / The Old Thatched House w/Joanie Madden & Joe Madden

CD “A Galway Afternoon”

 

The Ireland Report with Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

Sponsor – Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, LLC

 

Dúlaman w/ Celtic Woman

CD “Voices of Angels”   

 

 

You'll Never Grow Old w/ Bruce Foley written by Tommy Sands

CD “Turning the Tides”

 

Farewell Clonbur by O'Malley's March featuring Martin O'Malley   

CD “O'Malley's March LIVE”

 

Dateline Irish   

 

Instrumental: Hughie Travers / The Spike Island Lassies w/ Joanie & Joe Madden

CD “A Galway Afternoon”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

February 26, 2017 PROGRAM # 1510

The Ireland Report with

Mairtin O'Muilleoir

Maírtin Ò Muilleoir , www.newbelfast.com

 

Interview with Darren Holden, of Celtic Thunder

Clancy Lowered the Boom w/ Dennis Day

CD “Original Irish Tenors”

 

The Wearing of the Green w/ John McCormack

CD “Original Irish Tenors”

 

Mo Ghile Mear (My Gallant Star) w/ Celtic Woman featuring Mairead Carlin

CD “Celtic Woman Voices of Angels”

 

When Irish Eyes Are Smiling w/ Bing Crosby

CD “My Favorite Irish Songs”

 

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

CD “Grace & Glory”

 

Instrumental: INVASION SUITE – Hallowed Fire by Máiread Nesbitt

CD “Hibernia” w/Karl Nesbitt on flute and The Orchestra of Ireland

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Traveling Tips in Ireland”

Follow Me Up to Carlow w/ The High Kings   

CD “Grace & Glory”

 

Sponsored by Pittsburgh Ceili Club   

 

Instrumental: Paddy O'Brien's w/ Kathleen Boyle

CD “An Cailin Rua (The Red Haired Girl)

 

The Ireland Report with Mairtin O'Muilleoir, Belfast

Sponsor – Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, LLC       

 

Row On For Brendan Concert

 

Instrumental :The Boat to Bofin / The View Across the Valley w / Cherish The Ladies

CD “Country Crossroads, The Nashville Sessions”

Interview w/ Darren Holden of the High Kings   

 

Schooldays Over w/ The High Kings

CD “Grace & Glory”

 

Saint Patrick's Breastplate by Michael Gallagher

CD “Saints & Scholars”

 

Dateline Irish       

 

Instrumental: Boys of Ballycastle w/ Cillian Vallely

CD “The Raven's Rock”

 


February 19, 2017 PROGRAM # 1509

The Ireland Report with
Davy Kettyles, Dublin  

Ticket Giveaway – Druid Theatre

Interview with Máiread Nesbitt

Follow Me Up to Carlow w/ The High Kings

CD “Grace & Glory”

 

Wild Colonial Boy w/ Darren Holden of The High Kings

CD “My Favourite Irish Songs” Interview Feb. 26

 

Seolta Geala w/ Altan sung by Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh   

CD “Altan – The Poison Glen”

 

Danny Boy w/ John McDermott

CD “The Danny Boy Collection”

 

The Same Old Shillelegh w/ Morton Downey

CD “Original Irish Tenors”

 

Instrumental: INVASION SUITE – Becoming by Máiread Nesbitt

CD “Hibernia”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Mayo”

 

Moonlight in Mayo w/ Paddy Reilly   

CD “Paddy Reilly's Ireland”

 

Sponsored by Pittsburgh Ceili Club

 

Accordion Selection by Achill Island Musicians

CD “Ireland West Meets Ireland's Best”

 

The Ireland Report with Davy Kettyles, Dublin

Sponsor – Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, LLC       

 

Rambles Of Spring w/ Terry Griffith   

CD “Musings”

 

Interview w/ Máiread Nesbitt

“From Raining Up Suite”             

The Butterfly by Máiread Nesbitt

CD “Hibernia”

 

Instrumental: Nell Fee's Polka w / Cherish The Ladies

CD “An Irish Homecoming”

 

Dateline Irish        

 

St. Patrick's Day Parade w/ Bing Crosby

How Can You Buy Killarney w/ Bing Crosby

CD “My Favorite Irish Songs”

 

Instrumental: The Hunt Set Dance w/ Cherish The Ladies

CD “An Irish Homecoming”

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

February 12, 2017 PROGRAM # 1508

The Ireland Report with
Brian Nolan, County Galway
www.galwaywalks.com

http://thedgeese.com/profiles/blogs/
Ticket Giveaway – Druid Theatre

Anniversary Song w/ Tony Kenny

CD “The Prayer”

 

I'll Take You Home Again Kathleen w/ Darren Holden of The High Kings

CD “My Favourite Irish Songs”

 

Beidh Aonach Amárach (trans. There's a Fair Tomorrow)

CD “Altan Another Sky”

 

Queen of Connemara + Jigs w/Mattie Connolly on vocals, Cherish The Ladies

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

 

Donegal I Love You w/ John Kerr

CD “John Kerr and Donegal I Love You”

 

Instrumental: McGeady's by Kathleen Boyle out of Scotland & Donegal

CD “An Cailín Rua”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Travel to County Galway”

Galway Bay w/ Tony Kenny   

CD “The Best From Ireland”

 

Sponsored by Pittsburgh Ceili Club

 

Galway Girl w/ Stevie Earle and Sharon Shannon

CD “The Diamond Mountain Sessions”

 

The Ireland Report with Brian Nolan, Galway

Sponsor – Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, LLC       

 

Row On by Bruce Foley

CD “Turning the Tides”

 

 

‘From Hibernia Suite”

Merrily Kiss The Quaker / Denis Murphy's Slides by Mairead Nesbitt

CD “Hibernia” interview Mairead Feb. 19

 

The Roads of Kildare w/ Cahal Dunne

CD “My Favorite Love Songs”

 

Dateline Irish           

 

Instrumental: Tribute to Buddy by Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy

CD “ONE”

February 5, 2017 PROGRAM # 1507

The Ireland Report with
Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

 

Pretty Little Girl From Omagh w/ Daniel O'Donnell

CD “Daniel O'Donnell Irish Collection”

 

Sing Me Lovely Leitrim w/ Sean Wilson

CD “Sean Wilson Sings Some Old – Some New”

 

Ballydesmond Polkas by Mairead Nesbitt

CD “Hibernia” Diane interviewing Mairead on Feb. 19

 

Broad Black Brimmer w/ Terry Griffith

CD “Songs From the Pub”

 

Instrumental: The Whistler of Rosslea w/ Donnell Leahy & Natalie MacMaster

CD “ONE”

 

Goodnight Irene w/ The High Kings

CD “Grace & Glory” Diane is interviewing Darren Holden Feb. 26

 

Slip Jigs: A Fig for a Kiss / The Turf Cutter by Altan   

CD “The Poison Glen”

 

“The Top of the Hour Moment – Donegal”

My Fair Donegal w/ John Kerr

CD “Over The Years:

 

Sponsored by Pittsburgh Ceili Club   

 

Reels: starting with Pretty Peg and ending with The Man from Bundoran w/ Altan

CD “Harvest Storm”

 

The Ireland Report with Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

Sponsor – Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, LLC       

 

The Green and Red of Mayo w/ Guaranteed Irish featuring Jim Lamb

CD “Guaranteed Irish LIVE”

 

Reels: Toss The Feathers / The Pride of Rockchapel

CD “Cherish The Ladies” their very first recording 1995

 

Trains and Winter Rains by Enya

CD “And Winter Came”

 

Sally by Frank Keane from Achill Island, Co. Mayo   

CD “The Golden Years”

 

Shannagolden w/ Dermot Hegarty

CD “Dermot Hegarty”

 

Dateline Irish             

 

Dirty Old Town w/ Luke Kelly and The Dubliners   

CD “Legends of Irish Folk, A Parcel of Rogues”

 

Barn Dance: Magic Foot w/ Mary Staunton   

CD “Bright Early Mornings”

 

 

 

Online www.kdwradio.com


January 29, 2017 PROGRAM # 1506

The Ireland Report with

Maírtin Ò Muilleoir , Belfast

www.newbelfast.com

Spancil Hill w/ The High Kings featuring Martin Furey

CD “Grace & Glory”

 

“Invasion Suite” - Hallowed Fire and The First Sheaf by Mairead Nesbitt              

CD “Hibernia”

 

 

Come Back Paddy Reilly w/ Guaranteed Irish featuring Jimmy Lamb on vocals

CD “We Won't Come Home Till Morning”

 

Ardara By The Sea by Vincent Gallagher

CD “Vincent Gallagher's Favorite Songs”

 

The Ardara Girls / The Backdoor Highlands by Altan   

CD “The Poison Glen”

 

“At the Top of the Hour Moment – Belfast in County Antrim”

 

Belfast Waltz w/ Maríe McVicker

CD “Dreams Of My Land” written by Sean McVicker

 

Sponsored by AOH William G. Connare, Division 1, Greensburg/Indiana, Pennsylvania

 

I'll Tell Me Ma w/ Cue Ball

CD “Where the Shannon and the Mighty Mississippi Collide”

 

The Ireland Report with Mairtin O'Muilleoir

Sponsor – Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, LLC       

 

Fiddler's Despair w/ Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy

CD “ONE”

 

Introduction to George Donaldson

Till Then by George Donaldson

CD “The World In My Mind”

 

Happy Birthday Sweet Sixteen w/ Celtic Thunder featuring Damian McGinty

CD “Celtic Thunder Take Me Home”

 

The Hunt Set Dance w/ Cherish The Ladies & Mike Holland dancing

CD “Cherish The Ladies An Irish Homecoming”

 

Dateline Irish   

 

The Cat's Meow w/ Cherish The Ladies featuring Joanie Madden

CD “Cherish The Ladies An Irish Homecoming”

 


January 22, 2017 PROGRAM # 1505

The Ireland Report with
DIANE BYNRES, County Allegheny

Guest: Katie Grennan

Take Me Home to Mayo w/ Andy Cooney ( about Michael Gaughan hunger striker)

CD “Isle Of Hope Isle Of Tears”

 

Johnny Jump Up w/ Paddy Homan

CD “Paddy Homan”

 

Come In w/ Michael Gallagher (performing at the Anniversary Party)

CD “Michael Gallagher Collection the first 25 years …or so)

 

Mo Gile Mear (trans. My Gallant Star) w/ Celtic Woman

Featuring Eabha (Eva), Mairéad, Susan, Tara     

CD “Voices of Angels” coming to Pgh March 28 and IUP March 30

 

Reels: Mike's Per Diem / Second Story / Morning Crows of Sendei   

By Katie Grennan – LIVE

 

Chat with Katie Grennan

 

“At the Top of the Hour Message – The Provinces of Ireland”

  

Song For Ireland w/ Mary Black, ( 1988 version)

CD “Mary Black Collected”

 

Sponsor by AOH William G. Connare, Division 1, Greensburg/Indiana

 

Instrumental: The Clearwater Hornpipe by Colm Graham on guitar

CD “Celtic Landscapes For Acoustic Guitar” in town last night w/ Andy Cooney

 

The Ireland Report with Diane

Sponsor – Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, LLC       

 

Red Rose Café w/ Terry Griffith

CD “For My Grandfather”

 

Interview: Katie Grennan

 

Slow Air: If Ever You Were Mine w/ Katie Grennan – LIVE

Dateline Irish   

 

Hand Me Down My Bible w/ The High Kings

CD “The High Kings Grace & Glory”

 

Crooked Jack w/ Joe Giltrap   

CD “Distant Memories”

 

Reels: Dr. Gilbert's and Farl O'Gara's w/ Katie Grennan –LIVE

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

January 15, 2017 PROGRAM # 1504

  The Ireland Report with
Davy Kettyles in Dublin 

Interview with Éabha McMahon of Celtic Woman

White Is In The Winter Night by Enya

CD “And Winter Came”

 

The Gathering by Byrne and Kelly (Neil & Ryan)

CD “1 Track Demo”

 

Hangman w/ Cassie and Maggie McDonald ( Nova Scotia)   

CD “The Willow Collection”

 

Never Forsake by The Jimmy Kelly Band

CD “Kelly Green”

 

Isle of Hope, Isle of Tears w/ Celtic Woman featuring Eabha McMahon

CD “Voices of Angels) written by Brendan Graham

 

Dunford's Fancy by The Waterboys

CD “Fisherman's Blues”

 

“At the Top of the Hour Moment – Dublin City”

Message by AOH William G. Connare, Division 1, Greensburg/Indiana, Pennsylvania

 

The Rare Ould Times w/ Dublin City Ramblers featuring Patsy Watchorn

CD “The Rare Ould Times – The Very Best of The DCR”

 

Instrumental: Manx Plates by Ímar

CD “Ímar Afterlight”

 

The Ireland Report with Davy Kettyles, Dublin

Sponsor – Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, LLC       

 

My Kathleen w/ Andy Cooney

CD “One for the Ages”

 

Interview: Éabha McMahon w/ Celtic Woman   

 

Téir Abhaile Riú w/ Celtic Woman, featuring Éabha, Mairéad, Susan, Tara

CD “Voices of Angels”

 

Dateline Irish   

 

The Wild Colonial Boy w/ Colm Graham

CD “Songs Of Home”

 

 

Instrumental: Into The Light by Ímar

CD “Ímar Afterlight”

 

 

Online www.kdwradio.com

January 8, 2017 PROGRAM # 1503

Week 52 in new Studio  

The Ireland Report with
Brian Nolan , Barna, Co. Galway
www.galwaywalks.com
http://thedgeese.com/profiles/blogs/  

Little Christmas, Women's Christmas, Epiphany, Three Kings Day

The Peace Carol w/ The Ennis Sisters (Bob Beers)   

CD “The Ennis Sisters It's Christmas”

 

Behould Three Kings by Caitriona O'Leary, vocals by Roseanne Cash

Additional vocals Caitriona O'Leary, John Smith, Graham Hopkins

CD “The Wexford Carols”

 

Joy To The World w/ Celtic Woman    and the Orchestra of Ireland

CD “Voices of Angels” Tara, Susan, Mairead, Éabha Pgh in March

 

Mistletoe and Wine w/ Tony Kenny

CD “Come Home To Ireland For Christmas”

 

The Paddy and the Yank w/ Ronan Tynan

CD “I'll Be Home For Christmas”

 

Children Go by Eileen Ivers w/Matt Mancuso & Dave Barckow on lead vocals

CD “One Track CD”

  

“At the Top of the Hour Moment”

Message by AOH William G. Connare, Division 1, Greensburg/Indiana   

 

Journey of the Angels by Enya

CD “And Winter Came”

 

The Ireland Report with Brian Nolan, Galway

Sponsor – Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, LLC       

 

One Toy Soldier by Enya

CD “And Winter Came”

 

 

Hallelujah w/ Damian McGinty

CD “This Christmas Time”

 

Two Little Boys w/ Cahal Dunne

CD “The Christmas Album”

 

The Auld Christmas Waltz by Andy Cooney

CD “The Auld Christmas Waltz,”

 

Dateline Irish   

 

Breaking Up Christmas w/ Rhys Jones

CD “An Irish Christmas, A Musical Solstice Celebration”

 

Instrumental Medley by John McDermott

CD “Christmas Memories”

January 1, 2017 PROGRAM # 1502

Week 52 in new Studio

 

The Ireland Report with

Patricia Sharkey, County Donegal

 

NEW YEAR'S DAY 2017

 

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

CD “To Shorten The Winter”

 

Carol of the Bells by Celtic Woman

CD “A Christmas Celebration”

 

What Christmas Was Meant to Be w/ Garrett Wall and Track Dogs

CD “Together for Christmas”

 

Recitation: Malahide Memories read by Fr. Tom Hogan

CD “Have You Ever Heard Christmas?” Kate Purcell

 

The Old Christmas Dinner w/ Sonny Knowles

CD “Christmas Eve, A Special Night in Ireland”

 

Recitation: The Mortal Sin w/ Seamus Kennedy   

Miss Fogarty's Christmas Cake / The Cook in the Kitchen w/ Seamus Kennedy

CD “Goodwill To Men”     

 

Instrumental: Twelve Days of Christmas w/ Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy

CD “A Celtic Family Christmas”

    

“At the Top of the Hour Moment”

Sponsor, AOH William G. Connare, Division 1, Greensburg/Indiana   

 

Three Kings by Aengus featuring Robbie O'Connell

CD “All On A Christmas Morning”   

 

We Three Kings w/ The Irish Tenors w/Anthony Kearns, Ronan Tynan, & Finbar Wright

CD “We Three Kings”

 

The Ireland Report with Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

Sponsor – Jack Goodrich, Goodrich & Associates, LLC

 

 

In Dulci Jubilo w/ Liam Tiernan and Cathie Ryan

CD “The Soul of Christmas a Celtic Music Celebration w/Thomas Moore”

 

The Wren Song w/ Mick Moloney

CD “An Irish Christmas, A Musical Solstice Celebration”

 

New Year's Eve by Cherish The Ladies featuring Michelle Burke

CD “A Star in the East”

 

Auld Lang Syne w/ Tommy Makem written by Robert Burns

CD “Tommy Makem's Christmas

 

Dateline Irish   

 

It Came Upon a Midnight Clear w/ Cathie Ryan

CD “The Soul of Christmas a Celtic Music Celebration w/Thomas Moore”

 

Instrumental: Christmas Eve w/ Dan Possumato & Eliot Grasso

CD “1-Track recording”


December 25, 2016 PROGRAM # 1501

Week 51 in new Studio

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

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com (wk #17)

Christmas Eve w/ Ronan Tynan

CD “I'll Be Home For Christmas”

 

Silent Night, a duet w/ Frank Patterson and John McCormack

CD “Christmas Faith of Our Fathers”

 

A Prayer to the Child Jesus w/ Colleen McNally-Harris, Sharon McNally Crystal

CD “Christmas Tapestry”

 

Joy To The World w/ Moya Brennan

CD “Moya Brennan An Irish Christmas”   

 

Christmas Pipes w/ Celtic Woman

CD “A Christmas Celebration”

 

Wind In The Willows w/ Tommy Mulvihill

CD “Paddy Noonan's Christmas Time in Ireland”

 

Instrumental: Little Drummer Boy w/ Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy

CD “A Celtic Family Christmas”

    

A Reminder to all of Sponsors       

Sponsor Message by AOH Division 21

    

Children Go by Eileen Ivers   

CD – Just released, brand new song

 

Nollaig Moon by Ashley Davis

CD “Together For Christmas”

 

The Ireland Report with Mairtin O'Muilleoir, Belfast

Sponsor – Daughters of Erin       

 

Christmas Day w/ The Elders   

CD “Together For Christmas”

 

 

Christmas in the Trenches w/ Aengus featuring Robbie O'Connell   

CD “All On a Christmas Morning”

 

A Christmas Childhood / A Call to Hope w/ Tommy Sands

CD “To Shorten The Winter, An Irish Christmas w/ Tommy Sands”

 

Dateline Irish   

 

The Holy City w/ Andy Cooney

CD “The Magic of Christmas”

 

The Wren w/ The Chieftains

CD “The Bells of Dublin”

 

 

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com

 

 


December 18, 2016 PROGRAM # 1500

Week 50 in new Studio
The Ireland Report with
Davy Kettyles
NEW: online www.kdwradio.com (wk #16)

Home On Time For Christmas w/ Cherish The Ladies featuring Michelle Burke

CD “A Star in the East”

 

The Ballinteer Busker by Cahal Dunne

CD “The Christmas Album”

 

Us Small Lads by Eamon Kelly, Storyteller   

CD “Paddy Noonan's Irish Christmas”

 

Christmas in Carrick w/ The Clancy Brothers

CD “Christmas with The Clancy Brothers”

 

Christmas Time In Innisfree w/ Al Logan

CD “Christmas Eve, A Special Night in Ireland”

 

Maria Walks Among the Thorn by Colleen McNally-Harris   

CD “Christmas Tapestry” Colleen is from Youngstown (Emmet Cahill)

 

Instrumental: Ding Dong Merrily on High w/ Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy

CD “A Celtic Family Christmas”   

 

Thank You to Top of the Hour Sponsors       

 

Sponsor Message - AOH Division 21

    

Gabriel's Message w/ Moya Brennan

CD “Moya Brennan An Irish Christmas”

 

Instrumental: Away In the Manger / Give Me Your Hand w/ Abbots Cross

CD “Christmas Visions”

 

The Ireland Report with Davy Kettyles, Dublin

Sponsor – Daughters of Erin       

 

Thank You to Sponsors of The Ireland Report

 

 

I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day w/ Cherish The Ladies featuring Don Stiffe

CD “Cherish The Ladies Christmas In Ireland”

 

Christmas 1915 w/ Celtic Thunder featuring George Donaldson

CD “Celtic Thunder Christmas”

 

Christmas in the Trenches w/ Aengus featuring Robbie O'Connell

CD “All On A Christmas Morning”

 

Dateline Irish   

 

Recitation: Listening to Christmas w/ Kate Purcell

CD “Have You Ever Heard Christmas?”

 

Instrumental: The Bells of Dublin / Christmas Eve w/ The Chieftains

CD “The Bells of Dublin”

December 4, 2016 PROGRAM # 1498

Week 48 in new Studio

The Ireland Report with

Patricia Sharkey

Guest: Dan Taylor, Historian w/ AOH PA State and Sean MacBride Division 32

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com (wk #14)

I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day w/ Celtic Thunder featuring George Donaldson       

CD “Celtic Thunder Christmas”

 

The Holly She Bears a Berry w/ Seamus Kennedy

CD “Seamus Kennedy Goodwill to Men”

 

Coinnle An Linbh Iosa by Boys of the Lough featuring Brendan Begley

Translated: The Candles of the Boy Jesus

CD “Midwinter Live”

 

An Irish Christmas Blessing by Fr. Ray Kelly

CD “An Irish Christmas Blessing”

 

Isle of Hope, Isle of Tears w/ Celtic Thunder featuring Emmet Cahill

CD “Voyage”

 

When Joseph Was An Old Man by The Clancy Brothers

CD “Christmas With The Clancy Brothers”

 

Mise Éire by Seán Ó Riada   

Intro: A 1916 Easter Rising Moment   

“Review 1916 Easter Rising w/ Dan Taylor

 

Sponsored by AOH Division 21     

Ireland Unfree (Shall Never Be At Peace) by The Wolfe Tones, Featuring Tommy Byrne

CD “The Wolfe Tones 1916 remembered The Easter Rising”

 

The Ireland Report with Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

Sponsor – Daughters of Erin       

 

This Is The Moment by Celtic Thunder featuring Emmet Cahill

CD “Voyage”

 

Continue with Dan Taylor on 1916 Easter Rising

 

Instrumental: Angels We Have Heard on High w/ Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy

CD “A Celtic Family Christmas”

 

Dateline Irish             

 

Mo Ghile Mear (My Gallant Star) by Celtic Woman

CD “Voices of Angels”

 

Instrumental: Lord Inchiquin w/ Cherish The Ladies

CD “Christmas In Ireland”

 

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com

November 27, 2016 PROGRAM # 1497

Week 47 in new Studio  

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

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com (wk #14)

Come Home to Ireland for Christmas by Tony Kenny

CD “Come Home To Ireland For Christmas”

 

Will You Dance With Me this Christmas Time w/ Damian McGinty

CD “This Christmas Time”

 

Fionnuala's Cookie Jar by Secret Garden featuring Fionnuala on fiddle

CD “Winter Poem”

 

Téir Abhaile Riú w/ Celtic Woman (Eabha, Mairead, Susan, Tara new fiddler)

CD “Voices of Angels” Celtic Woman

 

My Irish Molly-O w/ Celtic Thunder featuring Emmet Cahill

CD “Voyage II” Happy Birthday Maureen Strotmeyer

 

All The Valley Down w/ Cherish The Ladies   

CD “Cherish The Ladies Christmas in Ireland”

 

A 1916 Easter Rising Moment   

 

“War of Independence and Civil War” by Ron Kavana

CD “Irish Ways, Disc 4”

 

Sponsored by Brookline Buddies

  

Reconciliation by Ron Kavana

CD “Irish Ways, Disc 4”

 

The Ireland Report with Mairtin O'Muilleoir, Belfast

Sponsor by Irish American Unity Conference       

 

Nollaig Moon by Ashley Davis

CD “Songs of the Celtic Winter”

 

 

Christmas for Cowboys by Steel Clover w/ Susan Borowski   

CD “In The Christmas Spirit”

 

Jogging Along with My Reindeer by Seamus Kennedy

CD “Goodwill to Men”

 

My Leg Is Aching Worse by Tommy Makem   

CD “Tommy Makem's Christmas”

 

Instrumental: Deck The Halls / Christmas Eve Reel by Abbots Cross

CD “Christmas Visions”   

 

Dateline Irish   

 

Irish Exiles Christmas Return w/ John Scot Trotter

CD “Paddy Noonan's Irish Christmas”

 

Instrumental: Lucy Farr's Barn Dance / Angels We Have Heard on High b y Abbots Cross

CD “Christmas Visions”

November 20, 2016 PROGRAM # 1496

Broadcasting on WEDO 810AM and FM 93.3

Hosted by Diane Byrnes

November 20, 2016 PROGRAM # 1496

Week 46 in new Studio

 

The Ireland Report with

Davy Kettyles, Dublin

 

Ireland Report News respondents

Patricia Sharkey

Brian Nolan , Barna, Co. Galway

www.galwaywalks.com

http://thedgeese.com/profiles/blogs/irish-famine-era-farthing-sells-for-102-50-some-19th-century

Davy Kettyles, Dublin

Maírtin Ò Muilleoir , www.newbelfast.com

Pittsburgh Irish Network, www.pittsburghirish.org

 

 

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com (wk #13)

The Village That They Call The Moy by Ryan Kelly for Sheila Gallagher

CD “In Time”

 

My Rose of The Mountain by Sean O'Neill Band featuring Des Dillon

CD “Romantic Roses of Ireland” Pat Keegan HB 11/18

 

Instrumental: Talons Trip to Thompson Island by The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc

CD “Deliverance”

 

3 Counties Medley: Boys From the Co. Mayo / Lovely Leitrim /

Homes of Donegal / Where The Three Counties Meet w/ Tony Kenny

CD “Through The Eyes of An Irishman”

 

The Voyage w/ Christy Moore for Danny & Mary Jo O'Toole

CD “Voyage”

 

Instrumental: The Fir Tree / Batmoreel by Katie McNally Trio

CD “The Boston States:

 

Intro: A 1916 Easter Rising Moment     

 

Old Ireland / New Ireland by Ron Kavana

CD “Irish Ways, Disc 4”

 

Sponsored by Brookline Buddies

  

Lovers and Friends by Ron Kavana

CD “Irish Ways, Disc 4”

 

The Ireland Report with Davy Kettyles, Dublin/ Belfast

Sponsor – Irish American Unity Conference       

 

Rosin The Bow w/ Donal Clancy

CD “Songs of a Roving Blade”

 

Sonny's Dream w/ Liam Clancy

CD “Liam Clancy's Favourites”

 

Instrumental: Gold Ring Medley by Toronto Police Pipe Band CD “DEMO”

 

Dateline Irish   

 

I Can Almost See Ireland From Here w/ Danny Doyle

CD “Emigrant Eyes”

 

Slán Abhaile w/ Cathie Ryan

CD “Cathie Ryan” written by Dermot Henry   

 

Instrumental: The Pollywog by / Katie McNally Trio   

CD “The Boston States”

November 13, 2016 PROGRAM # 1495

Week 45 in new Studio

 

The Ireland Report with

Brian Nolan

www.galwaywalks.com

 

Ireland Report News respondents

Patricia Sharkey

Brian Nolan , Barna, Co. Galway

www.galwaywalks.com

http://thedgeese.com/profiles/blogs/irish-famine-era-farthing-sells-for-102-50-some-19th-century

Davy Kettyles, Dublin

Maírtin Ò Muilleoir , www.newbelfast.com

Pittsburgh Irish Network, www.pittsburghirish.org

 

Interview with Rolf Lovland, Composer (You Raise Me Up)

 

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com (wk #12)

 

 

Hallelujah w/ Celtic Thunder featuring Neil Byrne, Keith Harkin, Ryan Kelly

CD “Legacy Volume Two” Leonard Cohen passed 11/11/16 wrote this song.

 

Pétipétan by De Temps Antan

CD “Les Habits de Papier”

 

You Raise Me Up by Rolf Lovland, music & Brendan Graham, lyrics

CD “Secret Garden 20 th Anniversary Concert”

 

Instrumental: Rakish Paddy/ Caber Feidh by Road To The Isles

CD “The Way Home” featuring Richard Hughes on flute, Colin on fiddle, George on pipes

 

Intro: A 1916 Easter Rising Moment         

“Free State to the Troubles” by Ron Kavana

CD “Irish Ways, Disc 4”

    

In The Smoke by Ron Kavana

CD “Irish Ways, Disc 4”

 

Sponsored by Brookline Buddies         

 

Instrumental: A Nation Mourns composed by Charlie Lennon

CD “Àille na hÀille” A Suite in Honour of the Heroes of 1916, A Terrible Beauty.

 

 

The Ireland Report with Brian Nolan, Galway

Sponsor by the Irish American Unity Conference

 

The Galway Races w/Road To The Isles featuring Richard Hughes

CD “The Way Home” ( George Balderose, Colyn Fisher, Richard Hughes)

 

Interview w/ Rolf Lovland, Composer of the music for “You Raise Me Up”

 

Song From a Secret Garden by Secret Garden, Fionnuala Sherry on violin

CD “Live at Kilden, Secret Garden” featuring & Rolf Lovland on piano

 

Dateline Irish             

 

My Own Donegal by John Kerr

CD “Over The Years”

 

Down The Old Plank Road w/John Hiatt, Bela Fleck, Jeff White, Tim O'Brien

CD “The Nashville Sessions” The Chieftains Down the Old Plank Road

 

Instrumental: Planxty Davis w/ Katie Grennan

CD “Between Worlds”

 

 

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com

November 6, 2016 PROGRAM # 1494

Week 44 in new Studio

 

The Ireland Report with

Patricia Sharkey

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com (wk #11)

 

Stolen Child by Loreena McKennitt words by W.B. Yeats, music Loreena

CD “The Journey So Far”

 

Medley Des Couches by De Temps Antan

CD “Ce Monde Ici-Bas”

The Music of Healing w/ Bruce Foley written by Tommy Sands

CD “Turning The Tides”

 

The Lark in the Morning by Road To The Isles featuring Richard Hughes   

CD “The Way Home”

 

Mise Éire by Se án Ó Riada

CD “Mise Éire”

 

A 1916 Easter Rising Moment           

Easter 1916   and

War of Independence and Civil War by Ron Kavana

CD “Disc 4 ‘Fenians to Civil War”

 

Sponsored by My Brookline Buddies         

 

Instrumental: Mairseail Mac Mahon (Teada) w/Teada, Mick O'Brien

CD “ONÓIR”

 

Instrumental: St. Patrick's Day w/ Katie Grennan

CD “Between Worlds”

 

The Ireland Report with Patricia Sharkey, Donegal

Sponsor – Brookline Buddies       

 

Everybody Dance Now w/ Red Hot Chilli Pipers

CD “Demo RHCP”

 

Ireland's Call w/ The Willoughby Brothers out of Co. Wicklow

CD “The Promise”

 

Nocturne by Secret Garden featuring Catherine Iverson

CD “Live at Kilden, Secret Garden”

 

Dateline Irish   

 

Winnie Hays Jig / The Lonesome Jig w/ John Williams

CD “John Williams”

 

Gimme All Your Love by Red Hot Chilli Pipers

CD “Demo RHCP”

 


October 30, 2016 PROGRAM # 1493

Week 43 in new Studio
The Ireland Report with
Diane Byrnes, County Allegheny
Guest: James Gourlay, Director, River City Brass 

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com (wk #10)

Little Beggarman w/ Mike Gallagher

CD “Michael Gallagher Collection, First 25 years or so)

 

The Armed Forces Salute by River City Brass for Veteran's Day

CD “River City Brass 30 Years”

 

The Reason I Left Mullingar w/ Bruce Foley

CD “Turning The Tides”

 

O'Carolan's Concerto w/ Katie Grennan on fiddle   

CD “Between Worlds”

 

The Three Healths by Tannahill Weavers

CD “Leaving St. Kilda”

 

Chat w/ James Gourlay, Director RCB

 

Mise Éire by Se án Ó Riada

CD “Mise Éire”

 

1916 Easter Rising Moment

Topic “The Capuchins in Ireland in 1916”

 

Instrumental: Polca Sorrento / Polca Neans / Polca Pheadair w/Teada, Mick O'Brien,

And Oisin Morrison, composed by Peadar Ó Riada

CD “ONÓIR”

 

Mionn an Phiarsaigh by Peadar Ó Riada

CD “ONÓIR”

 

The Ireland Report with Diane Byrnes, County Allegheny

Sponsor – AOH Sean MacBride Division 32, Carnegie       

 

 

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

CD “Green Shamrock Short”

 

Interview w/ James Gourlay, Director RCB

 

Everybody Dance Now by Red Hot Chilli Piper's

Fix You by Red Hot Chilli Piper's

CD Demo “Red Hot Chilli Piper's”

 

Dateline Irish   

 

McGreevy's Favorites / Hold the Reins w/ John Williams

CD “John Williams”

 

Highland Cathedral by River City Brass

CD Demo “River City Brass from last year”

 

 

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com

October 23, 2016 PROGRAM # 1492
Week 42 in new Studio
The Ireland Report with
Maírtin Ò Muilleoir in Belfast
www.newbelfast.com
Interview with Governor Martin O'Malley 

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com (wk #9)

Back in Durham Jail by Hugh Morrison

CD “Prison Ballads”

 

I'm Coming Home to Ireland w/ Erica Phillips

CD “I'm An Irishman, Raymond Smyth”

 

Strong Man w/ The Michael O'Brian Band

CD “Sittin' At The Station”

 

The Member of the Dail by Mick Lavelle

CD “Something Fishy Goin' On” **

 

Dateline Irish   

 

Home Fires w/ O'Malley's March written by Ron Kavana

CD “O'Malley's March Wait For Me”

 

Hornpipes: The Cuckcoo's Nest / Alexander's

CD “The Flowing Tide” by Micheal O hAlmhain

Mise Éire by Se án Ó Riada

CD “Mise Éire”

 

A 1916 Easter Rising Moment           

Topic “ Writing the Rule Book, The Four Courts Garrison, Part II ”

 

Galway Bay w/ Sean TyrrellCD “Sean Tyrrell Moonlight on Galway Bay”

 

Sponsored by Pittsburgh Ceili Club           

 

Ceannt the Piper w/ Ronan Browne on Uilleann Pipes, and Charlie Lennon of fiddle   

CD “Àille na hÀille” translated Beauty of Beauties

 

Streets of Baltimore by O'Malley's March featuring Martin O'Malley

CD “O'Malley's March” first CD.

 

Interview with Governor Mairtin O'Malley   

 

Sweet Carnloch Bay w/ Bruce Foley

CD “Turning the Tides”

 

La Bizoune by De Temps Antan

CD “À l'annèe”

 

The Gypsy Queen (Barndance) w/ John Williams on

CD “Raven” & Dean MaGraw Guitar

 

The Ireland Report with Mairtin O'Muilleoir   

Sponsor – AOH Sean MacBride Division 32, Carnegie

 

Reel: Darly's Reel w/ John Williams

CD “John Williams”

 

 

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com

October 16, 2016 PROGRAM # 1491

Week 41 in new Studio
The Ireland Report with
Davy Kettyles in Dublin
NEW: online www.kdwradio.com (wk #8)

My Brother's Turned Into A Yank by Eamon Friel

CD “The Waltz of the Years”

 

Fionnghuala by Runa   

CD “Live”

 

Banks of the Ohio by Hugh Morrison

CD “Prison Ballads”

Hallelujah by Fr. Ray Kelly

CD “Fr. Ray Kelly Where I Belong”

 

Carrickfergus by Nickelodeon featuring Derek McCormack

CD “Together As One” w/ Ronnie Kennedy & Billy Condon

 

Tunes: The Flagstones of Memories / Anderson's / Molly Bawn /

The Bucks of Oranmore by Paddy Keenan on Uilleann Pipes w/

 

Mise Éire by Se án Ó Riada

CD “Mise Éire”

 

A 1916 Easter Rising Moment           

Topic “ Writing the Rule Book, The Four Courts Garrison ”

 

Irish Ways and Laws by O'Malley's March featuring Martin on vocals

CD “O'Malley's March LIVE”

 

Sponsored by Pittsburgh Ceili Club           

 

MacDiarmada's Dream by Ronan Browne on Uilleann Pipes,

Charlie Lennon of fiddle & Jim Higgins on bodhrán   

CD “Àille na hÀille” translated Beauty of Beauties

 

The Ireland Report with Davy Kettyles, Dublin   

Sponsor – AOH Sean MacBride Division 32, Carnegie             

 

Irish Christmas by Damian McGinty

CD “This Christmas Time”

 

Instrumental: Ookpik Waltz / Silver Bells / Visions by Abbots Cross

CD “Christmas Visions”

 

Mountains of Mourne w/ Foster & Allen

CD “The Early Years”

 

I'm an Irishman by Raymond Smyth

CD “I'm an Irishman Raymond Smyth”

 

DATELINE IRISH

 

Story in Poem: Mick Meets St. Peter by Mick Lavelle

CD “Something Fishy Goin' On” **

 

Brian Boru's March by Maurice Lennon & Friends

CD “Brian Boru The High King of Tara”

 

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com

 

** If you are interested in acquiring any of the recordings from Achille Island, send me an email and I will put you in touch with John McNamara. All proceeds benefit The Mayo Mental Health Association.

October 9, 2016 PROGRAM # 1490

Week 40 in new Studio

The Ireland Report with
Brian Nolan
www.galwaywalks.com

http://thedgeese.com/profiles/blogs/irish-famine-era-farthing-sells-for-102-50-some-19th-century

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com (wk #7)
Interview: Marilyn Madigan, Cleveland Ohio, former
LAOH National Historian talking on
Irish Women in Rebellion

Song For Justice by O'Malley's March written by Martin O'Malley

CD “Wait For Me”

 

We Share A Lot Of Happiness by TR Dallas

CD “Be My Guest”

 

Wild Red Rose w/ Bruce Foley written by Andy M. Stewart & Dave Hanner

CD “Turning the Tides”

 

Tell The Pipers I'll Pay by Eamon Friel

CD “Smarter” out of Derry

 

Maggie w/ Foster & Alle

CD “The Early Years”

 

Mise Éire by Se án Ó Riada

CD “Mise Éire”

 

A 1916 Easter Rising Moment           

Topic “ The Sisterhood of the Easter Rising ”       

 

Cumann na mBan by The River Drivers

CD “Demo CD, one track only”

 

Sponsored by Pittsburgh Ceili Club

 

Off To Dublin in the Green by Connie Foley

CD “25 Irish Republican Songs”

    

Tom Clark's Jig by Charlie Lennon of fiddle & Jim Higgins on bodhrán

CD “Àille na hÀille” translated Beauty of Beauties

 

The Ireland Report with Brian Nolan, Galway   

Sponsor – AOH Sean MacBride Division 32, Carnegie             

 

God Save Ireland by The Wolfe Tones featuring Noel Nagel   

CD “1916 Easter Rising”

 

Interview w/ Marilyn Madigan, Cleveland, Ohio, on Irish Women in Rebellion

 

Instrumental: Women of Ireland by Joanie Madden   

CD “Song of the Irish Whistle”

 

DATELINE IRISH

 

The Water is Wide by Tommy Fleming

CD “The Contender”

 

The Old Dungarvan Oak by Nickelodeon featuring Derek McCormack,

CD “Together As One” Ronnie Kennedy & Billy Condon

 

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com

October 2, 2016 PROGRAM # 1489

Week 39 in new Studio

 

The Ireland Report with

Patricia Sharkey

NEW: online www.kdwradio.com (wk #7)

Guest: Patti Flaus, President, LAOH Maude Gonne Division 32, Carnegie

The Holylands Belfast by Mickey Coleman out of Tyrone now NY

CD “Carefully Crafted”

 

Traveling To Big Tom by TR Dallas

CD “Be My Guest”

 

The Limestone Rock &The Five Mile Chase w/ Kevin Rowsome on Uilleann

CD “The Rowsome Tradition 5 generations of Uilleann Piping”

 

Johnny Go Boating w/ Máirtín de Cócáin w/Nora Rendell

CD “The Máirtín de Cócáin Project, From Cork with Love”

 

The Pen is Mightier Than the Sword by Van Morrison

CD “Keep Me Singing”

 

Chat w/ Patti Flaus, LAOH Division 32

 

Mise Éire by Se án Ó Riada

CD “Mise Éire”

 

A 1916 Easter Rising Moment

Topic “The Rebellion and the North West”

 

The Grand Father by The Wolfe Tones featuring Brian Warfield

CD “1916 Easter Rising”

 

Sponsor – Pittsburgh Ceili Club

 

Whack Fol The Diddle by The Clancy Bros. & Tommy Makem

CD “The Rising of the Moon” featuring Liam Clancy on vocals

    

Instrumental: Coming Home by Andrew Finn Magil

CD “Branches”

 

The Ireland Report with Patricia Sharkey, Donegal   

Sponsor – AOH Sean MacBride Division 32, Carnegie             

 

 

Cottage by the Sea w/ John Kerr

CD “Over The Years:

 

Interview w/ Patti Flaus, President, LAOH Division 32

 

Instrumental: O' Donnell Abu & The Boys of Wexford

By Leo and Leon Rowsome on Uilleann Pipes

CD “The Rowsome Tradition”

 

DATELINE IRISH

 

Worlds Collide w/ Moya Brennan & Cormac de Barra

CD “Affinity”

 

A Beautiful Ending by Andrew Finn Magill

CD “Branches”