The Celtic-American Roots Connection; Celtic/American Roots Crossover

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for July 17, 2021
Hour 1: The Celtic-American Roots Connection

First Set

The Chieftains, “Down the Old Plank Road,” Down the Old Plank Road, 2:01 RCA Victor/BMG

Steve Earle & Sharon Shannon, “The Galway Girl,” The Diamond Mountain Sessions, 3:01 Compass

The Chieftains with Earl Scruggs, “Sally Goodin,” Down the Old Plank Road, 3:08 RCA Victor/BMG

Tim O’Brien, “Talking Cavan,” The Crossing, 4:26 Alula

Second Set

The Chieftains with Buddy & Julie Miller, “Country Blues,” Down the Old Plank Road, 3:10 RCA Victor/BMG

Aoife O’Donovan, “Bright Sunny South,” Transatlantic Sessions 6, vol. 1, 3:30 Whirlie Records

Fairport Convention, “Matty Groves,” Liege and Lief, 8:08 A&M

Third Set

Dave Swarbrick, “Bonaparte’s Retreat,” Swarb!! 0:55 Free Reed

Fairport Convention, “Walk Awhile,” Full House, 3:58 Island Records

Aly Bain, “Bonaparte’s Retreat,” Transatlantic Sessions 2, vol. 1, 3:36 Whirlie Records

Mad Pudding, “Hoedown,” Grand Hotel, 4:42 Sliced Bread Records

Midway Music

Jerry Douglas, “Tribute to Peadar O’Donnell,” Transatlantic Sessions 2, vol. 2, 5:18 Whirlie Records

Fourth Set

Karan Casey & Karen Matheson, “Lord MacDonald’s,” Distant Shore, 3:16 Shanachie

Tim O’Brien, “Lord MacDonald’s / Cumberland Gap,” The Crossing, 2:25 Alula

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for July 17, 2021
Hour 2: Celtic/American Roots Crossover

First Set

The Chieftains with Vince Gill, “Dark as a Dungeon,” Down the Old Plank Road, 3:20 RCA Victor/BMG

Karen Matheson, “Aragon Mill,” Transatlantic Sessions 6, vol. 1, 4:36 Whirlie Records

Andy Irvine & Patrick Street, “Lintheads: The Pride of the Springfield Road / Lawrence Common / Goodbye Monday Blues,” All in Good Time, 7:42 Green Linnet

Second Set

Altan, “Wind and Rain,” Local Ground, 4:00 Compass

Bruce Molsky, Allison de Groot, & Stash Wyslouch, “The Flowers of Edinburgh,” Molsky’s Mountain Drifters, 2:48 Tree Frog Music

Tim O’Brien, “The Crossing,” The Crossing, 2:44 Alula

Third Set

Carolina Chocolate Drops, “Reynardine,” Genuine Negro Jig, 2:30 Nonesuch

Karan Casey, “Black Is the Color,” Transatlantic Sessions 4, vol. 2, 4:49 Whirlie Records

Patty Griffin, “Whole Heap of Little Horses,” Down the Old Plank Road, 2:40 RCA Victor/BMG

Fourth Set

Tim O’Brien, “Turning Around,” The Crossing, 3:33 Alula

Dirk Powell, “Waterbound,” Transatlantic Sessions 5, vol. 2, 3:38 Whirlie Records

The Chieftains with Jerry Douglas, “Rosc Catha Na Mumhain / Arkansas Traveler / The Wild Irishman,” Further down the Old Plank Road, 4:17 RCA Victor/BMG


Bruce Molsky & Julie Fowlis, “The Blackest Crow,” Transatlantic Sessions 3, 3:33 Whirlie Records