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Here’s what’s just ahead on Thistle. Remember that broadcast dates vary depending on where you’re listening, so just check our broadcast schedule and list of streaming stations for dates, times and frequencies.

Week 48
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November 26:  The Gathering

From cottage hearthsides in the pre-broadcasting age to the pubs and back porches of today’s session scene, enjoy music that celebrates the gathering of families and friends.

Week 49
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December 03: Jazz

Luka Bloom and Karan Casey are best known for traditional and contemporary folk song.  Hear them and others working with jazz artists to craft a different style of music.

Week 50
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December 10:  Midwinter Meditation

Travel into the traditions of midwinter through the spellbinding music of the season.

Week 51
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December 17:  A Child’s Christmas

Welsh singer-songwriter and broadcaster Cerys Matthews recorded “A Child’s Christmas” by Dylan Thomas to mark the poet’s centenary year in 2014.  Cerys tells host Fiona Ritchie all about the project, set to original music she created with Mason Neely, and transports us to Christmastime in Wales by narrating excerpts from this timeless holiday classic.

Week 52
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December 24:  A Festive Celtic Celebration

Join Fiona Ritchie to celebrate the season by exploring festive songs, carols and dances from traditions old and new.

Week 53
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December 31:   New Year New Music

Look forward to the New Year with a batch of the latest releases tracking the evolving traditions of music from Celtic roots.