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Oct-Dec 2008

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Extra Helpings

December 15, 2008 - Thistlepod 46

Enjoy a 2 for 1 feast of Celtic Christmas tasters.  The perfect holiday package!

On Christmas Night... by Cherish the Ladies from On Christmas Night (www.rounder.com
Oíche Nollaig (Christmas Eve)... by Cormac Breatnach from Musical Journey (http://www.cormacbreatnach.com/musicaljourney.asp)
Nouel... by Ensemble Choral du Bout du Monde from Noëls Celtiques (http://compassrecords.com)
I Saw 3 Ships... by Maddy Prior & the Carnival Band from In Concert – Carols at Christmas (www.parkrecords.com)
Breakin’ Up Christmas… by Al Petteway & Amy White from Winter Tidings (www.maggiesmusic.com)
The Seven Rejoices of Mary... by Sharon Shannon with Sinead O’Connor from Libertango (http://compassrecords.com)
Apples in Winter…by Eileen Ivers from An Nollaig ~ An Irish Christmas  (Musical Bridge)   (www.eileenivers.com )
Lully Lullay… by Nightnoise from Celtic Christmas III  (Windham Hill)    (www.tower.com ) 
Galician Carol… by Carlos Nuñez from Celtic Christmas (Windham Hill)   
Wintergrace… by Atwater Donnelly from When Winter Calls  (www.atwater-donnelly.com)
Ding Dong Merrily on High… by Frankie Gavin from Narada presents The Best of Celtic Christmas   (www.narada.com)
Here’s a Health… by Cara Dillon from After the Morning   (Green Linnet)
Cathedral Bells…from The Bells, choir and Organ of Dunkeld Cathedral    ( http://www.sweetwords.co.uk)
Oíche Chiún (Silent Night)... by Enya from Oíche Chiún (www.enya.com)

Perthshire Amber

November 8, 2008 - Thistlepod 45

Previews and debuts fresh in from Dougie MacLean's Perthshire Amber Festival.

Sing a New Song...by Eliza Lynn from Live at Abbey Road *album preview* (www.elizalynn.com)
Then and Now...by Cath James from Skyhook (www.skyhookmusic.com)
(this tune was a Niel Gow International Fiddle Composition Award finalist)
The Auld Refrain/Miss Betty Ann Gordon...by Mairi Campbell from The Cast: Greengold (Greentrax)
(Mairi was a Niel Gow International Fiddle Composition Award finalist composer)
Mirrorbrook...by Gina MacLeod from Butterfly Days from Butterfly Days *album preview* (www.ginamacleod.com)
Cluck Old Hen...by Sarah McQuaid from I Won't Go Home 'til Morning (www.sarahmcquaid.com)
The Muir...by Dougie MacLean from Muir of Gormack (Dunkeld)