Pre–St. Patrick’s, Lucia Comnes

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for March 14, 2015
Hour 1: Pre–St. Patrick’s and Lucia Comnes Live

First Set

Planxty, “P Stands for Paddy, I Suppose,” Cold Blow and the Rainy Night, 4:34 Shanachie

Cathie Ryan, “The Johnny Be Fair Set,” Through Wind and Rain, 4:02 (self-produced)

Scartaglen, “Last Night’s Fun,” Last Night’s Fun, 3:20 City Spark Records

Dervish, “The Creggan White Hare,” The Burren Backroom Series, 4:11 WGBH

Childsplay, “Lianne MacLean’s Revenge / The Catchy Bug,” As the Crow Flies, 4:24 Childsplay Records

Second Set

Shay Black, “The Girl from Cushendun / Miss Cathy Chilcott’s,” Singer’s Request, 4:32 (self-produced)

Natalie Merchant with Lúnasa, “Nursery Rhyme of Innocence and Experience,” Leave Your Sleep, 5:09 Nonesuch

Green Fields of America, “Jackie Riordan’s / Money in Both Pockets / The Dungannon Reel,” Green Fields of America, 3:14 Alliance

Lucia Comnes Live

  1. Lucia Comnes, “No Hiding Place,” Love, Hope, and Tyranny, 4:12 (self-produced)
  2. “Sweeney’s Buttermilk, Ships Are Sailing, Jenny’s Chickens”
  3. “Bean Phaidin”

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for March 14, 2015
Hour 2: Pre–St. Patrick’s Celebration

First Set

The Clancy Brothers with Tommy Makem, “Oro Se Do Bheatha Bhaile,” In Person at Carnegie Hall, 2:24 Columbia / Legacy

Solas, “The Wind That Shakes the Barley,” Sunny Spells and Scattered Showers, 2:55 Shanachie

Hanz Araki, “The Battle March / Seanamhac Tube Station / The Mouse in the Mug,” Foreign Shore, 3:30 (self-produced)

Second Set

Young Dubliners, “Paddy’s Green Shamrock Shore,” With All Due Respect, 4:31 429 Records

Planxty, “Thousands Are Sailing,” Words and Music, 5:15 Shanachie

Karan Casey & John Doyle, “Sailing Off to the Yankee Land,” Exiles Return, 4:23 Compass

Cara Dillon, “Brockagh Braes,” After the Morning, 5:09 Rough Trade / Compass

Third Set

Mary Black & The Chieftains, “Paddy’s Lamentation,” Long Journey Home, 4:45 BMG

David Kincaid, “Free and Green,” The Irish Volunteer, 4:10 Ryko

The Chieftains, “The French March,” Year of the French, 4:48 Shanachie

Liam Neeson & The Chieftains, “March to Battle (Across the Rio Grande),” San Patricio, 4:11 Hear Music

Alanna O’Kelly, “One Breath,” Lament, 0:55 RealWorld Records

Solas, “Am I Born to Die?” Shamrock City, 4:47 (self-produced)

The Rankins, “The Mist Covered Mountain,” The Planet Sleeps, 3:45 Sony


Elvis Costello & The Chieftains, “Long Journey Home,” Long Journey Home, 4:17 BMG