Samhain 2017

The program for October 28, 2017, offered some songs in the spirit of Samhain—All Hallow’s Eve, Halloween.

First hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Ygdrassil The Garden of Jane Delawney Easy Sunrise (Real Harm / Rounder)
Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker Dawn of the Dark Overnight (Rough Trade)
Damh the Bard Samhain Eve The Hills They Are Hollow (Caer Bryn Music)
New Set
The Story All Hallow’s Eve John Barleycorn Reborn: – Rebirth – (Cold Spring)
Elisa M. Welch Samhain (Into the Winter’s Night) The Wheel (Mighty Spud Music)
The Fureys and Davey Arthur Banshee Banshee (Dolphin)
Mamalama Hazel Tree Willows and Waves (s/p)
Music Under Announcements
Maggie Sansone Samhain Set: All Hallow’s Eve / The Seeker A Traveler’s Dream (Maggie’s Music)
Sting Soul Cake If on a Winter’s Night (Sting – Winter Album)
Wake the Dead Christmas Eve / China Cat Sunflower / Bank of Ireland / The Bear / Bertha / Cliffs of Mostar Wake the Dead (Grateful Dead)
Keith Christmas Talking to the Dead Again Crazy Dancing Days (s/p)

Second hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Stone Breath Witch Tree Prophetess Witch Tree Prophets (Hand/Eye)
Tina Malia Isis Shores of Avalon (CD Baby)
Tori Amos Your Ghost Night of Hunters (Deutsche Grammophon)
Loreena McKennitt The Old Ways The Visit (Quinlan Road)
New Set
Pamela Wyn Shannon Netherworld Courting Autumn (Girlhenge)
Stone Breath My Offering Witch Tree Prophets (Hand/Eye)
In Gowan Ring The Vision of the Face in the Well Visons of Shadows That Shine (s/p)
Tori Amos Night of Hunters Night of Hunters (Deutsche Grammophon)
Robin Williamson Flower of the Briar Songs of Love & Parting † Five Bardic Mysteries (TMC)
New Set
Jack Hardy The Tinker’s Coin Landmark (Prime)
Tibetréa Graveyard Dance (faded under outro) Peregrinabundi (BSC Music)