Irish Traditional Favorites for Summer 2001

The program for July 14, 2001, featured some of the best (if less known) in the field of Irish traditional music, followed by some American contemporary songs.

First hour:

For the first hour, guest DJ local musician Jack Gilder brought in some of his collection of less-well-distributed but fine Irish traditional music.

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Providence Road to Lisdoonvarna/Carthy's/The Mermaid of Mullaghmore A Fig for a Kiss (Rolling River)
New Set
Fonnchaoi Fly Fishing Reel/Michael Tennyson's/Burke's Fonnchaoi (s/p)
John Wynne Captain White's/Ellis' Jig/The Is My Love, Do You Like Her With Every Breath (s/p)
New Set
Damp in the Attic Glencoe I Was Flyin' It (Magnetic Music)
The Céilí Bandits Belles of Tipperary Hanging at the Crossroads (s/p)
New Set
Providence McDonagh's A Fig for a Kiss (Rolling River)
Jacqueline McCarthy The Connacht Heifers/Gilbert Clancy's The Hidden Note (s/p)
Providence Muírís Ó Coinnleain A Fig for a Kiss (Rolling River)
Ace & Deuce The Storks Have Landed/The Magpie's Nest/The Steam Packet Ace & Deuce (s/p)
New Set
John Wynne Méiltí Cheann Dubhrann/John Doherty's With Every Breath (s/p)
Damp in the Attic Sans les Noms I Was Flyin' It (Magnetic Music)

Sources mentioned included Clare FM, featuring live traditional music 7–9 p.m. (beginning 11 a.m. our time) weekdays, and Custy's Traditional Music Shop for many of the albums you heard and much else from Ireland. Tayberry Music is another useful source that offers much of what was played.

Second hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Hamish Moore & Dick Lee Autumn Returns Farewell to Decorum (Greentrax)
Music Under Announcements
Hamish Moore & Dick Lee Round Dawn Farewell to Decorum (Greentrax)
Kat Eggleston No Laughing Matter Outside Eden (Waterbug)
Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer Disappearing Man Drum Hat Buddha (Signature Sounds)
New Set
Tom Paxton & Anne Hills There Goes the Mountain Under American Skies (Appleseed)
Paul Kamm & Eleanore MacDonald Last Tango in Paradise Calling on Love (Freewheel)
Cindy Kallet I Used to Go Walking This Way Home (Stone's Throw Music)
Deborah Pardes Final Blow Blessing or a Curse (Prom Dress Music)
New Set
Dave Carter & Tracy Grammer Merlin's Lament Drum Hat Buddha (Signature Sounds)
Lui Collins Rarest Rose Leaving Fort Knox (Molly Gamblin Music)
Margo Hennebach Fireflies and Windows Michaelean (Prime CD)
New Set
Fred Neil The Other Side of This Life The Many Sides of... (Collector's Choice)