Made in America

Week 15 April 11, 2019 (#1872)

Marking Carnegie Hall’s Migrations ~ The Making of America festival:
Travel from the 1920s with legendary fiddlers Michael Coleman and James Morrison, to the thriving 1970s session scene and hear the evolving sound of Irish traditional music in the United States.

Paddy Fay¹s / Tatter Jack Walsh/Hole In the BoatŠby Laurence Nugent from The
Windy Gap (Shanachie)
Lord MacDonald/Ballinasloe FairŠby Michael Coleman from The Wheels of the
World, Vol. 1 (Shanachie)
The Night Pat Murphy DiedŠby The Flanagan Brothers from The Wheels of the
World, Vol. 2 (Shanachie)
The Tractor Driver/ A Tune For the GirlsŠby Liz Carroll from Lake Effect
(Green Linnet)
Barrel Rafferty¹s ReelŠby Mike Raggerty & Mick Moloney from Traditional
Irish Music in America- The East Coast (Rounder)
I¹m Leaving TipperaryŠby Pate White from The Wheels of the World, Vol. 1
Sailing HomeŠby Frank Quinn & Joe Maguire from The Wheels of the World,
Vol.1 (Shanachie)
My Irish Molly-oŠby DeDanann from The Star Spangled Molly (Shanachie)
ID Excerpt: The Piper¹s Despair/Julia Delaney¹sŠby Eileen Ivers from Dear
Old Erin¹s Isle (Nimbus)
Rakish Paddy/The Wheels of the WorldsŠby James Morrison from The Wheels of
the World, Vol.1 (Shanachie)
KillarneyŠby Deirdre Connolly from A Song in Turn (Glentrague Records)
Drowsy Maggie/Scotch Mary/Flogging ReelŠby Patrick J. Touhey from The Wheels
of the World, Vol. 2 (Shanachie)
A Tribute to Ed ReavyŠby The Green Fields of America from Live in Concert
(Green Linnet)
The Conspiracy/Nuala¹s Bonnet/The Croton Dam/The InvasionŠby Jerry
O¹Sullivan from The Invasion (Green Linnet)

Song Links

Week 14 April 4, 2019 (#1871)

Marking Carnegie Hall’s Migrations ~ The Making of America festival:
Fiona recalls the connections that captured her attention when she first traveled in the U.S. by exploring what ties her native landscapes to the music of the Southern Appalachians, featuring music from the Fellside Recordings Song Links 2 collection.

Shady Al Petteway & Amy White from Land of the Sky (Maggie's
The Jean Ritchie from Song Links (Fellside)
The Al Petteway & Amy White from Land of the Sky (Maggie's
The The Devil's Interval from Song Links (Fellside)
The Devil's Nine Bruce Molsky from Song Links (Fellside)
Cape Ian Hardie from Westringing (IanHardie)
Wedding T with the Maggies from T With the Maggies(Compass)
[ID excerpt] Craggy Pinnacle...Al Petteway from Mountain Guitar (Fairewood)
Barbrie Mary Humphries & Anahata from Song Links (Fellside)
Sligo Kim Robertson from Shady Grove (Gourd)
Barbara Cassie Franklin with Southern Brew from Song Links
Draggle-tail Benji Kirkpatrick from Song Links (Fellside)
Seven Yellow Dolores Keane from There Was a Maid (Claddagh)
Clayton Skip Gorman from Song Links (Fellside)
Red Haired Boy/Cold, Frosty Morn Šby Al Petteway from Mountain Guitar

World Beat

Week 13 March 28, 2019 (#1870)
Circumnavigate the globe with the sounds of Afro-Balkan-Latin-Urban-Country-Celtic fusion from Eileen Ivers and other master blenders!
Whisky & Sangria…by Eileen Ivers from Crossing the Bridge (Sony)
The Road to Corrandulla…by Sharon Shannon, Frankie Gavin, Michael Goldrick, Jim Murray from Tunes (Compass)
Braighe Locheil…by Baka Beyond from East to West (Narada)
No Place Like Home…by Gerry O’Connor from No Place Like Home (Myriad Media)
Co Ni Mire Rium…by Capercaillie from Beautiful Wasteland (Survival)
Children of Africa…by Janet Russell & Christine Kydd from Janet Russell & Christine Kydd (Greentrax)
Èireann…by Afro Celt Sound System from Afro Celt Sound System Volume 2: Release (Real World)
ID Excerpt: M'ionam…by Capercaillie from Beautiful Wasteland (Survival)
Homage à Gilles Brunet…by La Bottine Souriante from J’ai Jamais Tant Ri (DEP)
Fairy’s Lament/Reel a Bouche…by Kim Robertson from The Spiral Gate (Narada)
Kato Sta Limonadika/The Trip to Amnesia…by The House Band from Groundwork (Green Linnet)
Zagreb…by Tony McManus, Alain Genty, Soig Siberil from The Clear Stream (Greentrax)
The Bear’s Rock… Andy Irvine & Davy Spillane from East Wind (Tara Music)
Marta’s Dance/The Russian Dervish…by Brendan Power from Brendan Power Plays Music from Riverdance (Greentrax)

Migrations - The Making of America with Karine Polwart

Week 12: March 21, 2019 (#1869)

Fiona Ritchie celebrates Carnegie Hall’s citywide Migrations festival with Karine Polwart. The Scottish songwriter, spoken-word performer, and essayist performs as part of the festival at Carnegie Hall. We enjoy music from Karine’s new album Laws of Motion as Karine talks to Fiona about the lasting impact of 18th-and 19th-century Scots and Irish migrations in North America, and more. (Fiona Ritchie Productions is a partner organization of the Migrations festival.)
All tracks from Karine Polwart’s CDs

Laws of Motion…from Laws of Motion (Hudson Records)
Lark in the Clear Air…from A Pocket of Wind Resistance (Hudson Records)
Remember the Geese…from A Pocket of Wind Resistance (Hudson Records)
Salters Road…from Traces (Borealis Records) Follow the Heron…from Threshold (Borealis Records)
[ID excerpt] Labouring and Resting…from A Pocket of Wind Resistance (Hudson Records)
[excerpt] Behind our Eyes…from This Earthly Spell (Hegri Music)
Terminal Star (Live at Celtic Connections)…from Threshold (Borealis Records)
I Burn But I Am Not Consumed…from Laws of Motion (Hudson Records)
Matsuo’s Welcome to Muckhart…from Laws of Motion (Hudson Records)
Rivers Run…from Threshold (Borealis Records)

Best of the Best

Week 10: March 14, 2019 (#1868)
We explore some of the finest “best of” compilations from artists whose collected works will enhance any music library.
Bodachan A Gharaidh/General MacDonald /Craig An Fhithich…by Battlefield Band from The Best of Battlefield Band (Temple)
Do You Love an Apple…by The Bothy Band from The Best of the Bothy Band (Green Linnet)
Leitrim Fancy/Round the World for Sport/Rip the Calico/Martin Wynne’s/The Endchanted Lady/The Holy Land…by The Bothy Band from The Best of the Bothy Band (Green Linnet)
Tri Martolod…by Alan Stivell from 70/90 Zoom (Disques Dreyfus)
Ceol Bhriotanach…by The Chieftains from The Very Best of the Claddagh Years Vol 2 (Claddagh)
Waiting for the Wheel to Turn…by Capercaillie from Dusk Till Dawn (Survival)
ID Excerpt: Jig in the Castle …by Antoni O’Breskey from The Colours of Music (O’Music)
Deep in the Darkest Night…by Maddy Prior from Collections (The Very Best of 1995-2005) (Park Records)
The Maid of Coolmore …by Antoni O’Breskey from The Colours of Music (O’Music)
Leaving the Land…by Eric Bogle from Singing the Spirit Home (Greentrax)
Carolina Rua…by Mary Black from The Collection (Telstar)
Trust in You…by Paul Brady from Nobody Knows (The Best of Paul Brady) (Compass)
Scojun Waltz/Rander’s Hopsa…by Dick Gaughan from Prentice Piece (Greentrax)