Robert Burns Birthday; Remembering David Olney

On January 25, 2020, we celebrated Scottish national poet Robert Burn’s 261st birthday and touched some more bases.

First hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Battlefield Band To a Mouse The Road of Tears (Temple)
Eddi Reader Ye Jacobites Sings the Songs of Robert Burns (Alliance)
Andy M. Stewart Is There for Honest Poverty Songs of Robert Burns (Green Linnet)
New Set
Eliza Carthy The Slave’s Lament / Farewell to a Dark-Haired Friend Restitute (Topic)
Dougie MacLean Ca’ the Yowes Tribute (Dunkeld)
June Tabor O My Love’s Like a Red Red Rose Rosa Mundi (Topic)
Music Under Announcements
Jay Ansill Farragut Street Origami (Flying Fish)
Christine Primrose An Till Mise Chaoidh (Shall I Ever Return) Without Seeking, Without Asking (Temple)
Margaret Stewart and Allan MacDonald Rinn Thu E’udail Mo Mhealladh (You, My Beloved, Deceived Me) Colla Mo Rùn (Greentrax)
Jennifer & Hazel Wrigley Eynhallow Sound / The Halloween Flit Huldreland (Greentrax)
New Set
Alasdair Roberts Riddle Me This The Amber Gatherers (Drag City)
The Poozies We Built Fires Raise Your Head (A Retrospective) (Compass)
Karine Polwart Swim Until You Can’t See Land Karine Polwart’s Scottish Songbook (Hegri)

Second hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Nancy Audry, Margaret Behan, and Clara Soaring Hawk Algonquin Water Song (video)
Alexia Chellun Open Open (s/p)
Lior Tsarfaty Listen ... & The Prayer Songs Project (Lior Tsarfaty)
David Olney The Song Migration (Loudhouse)
New Set
Niamh Parsons with Graham Dunne 1917 (The French Prostitute) The Old Simplicity (Green Linnet)
Lhasa de Sela Bells Lhasa (Audiogramme)
Maya Elena History & Empathy Igiene (s/p)
Rick Danko, Jonas Fjeld, and Eric Andersen Women ’Cross the River Ridin’ on the Blinds (Ryko)
New Set
In Gowan Ring Changes I Visions of Shadows That Shine (s/p)
Alexia Chellun Everything Changes Open (s/p)
Julio Numhauser & Maciel Numhauser Todo Cambia (single)
New Set
David Olney Voices on the Water The Wheel (Loudhouse)
Keith Christmas Inside Out (faded under outro) Acoustica (Woronzow)