Recent Releases from the British Isles and Ireland

On January 13, 2024, we offered a collection of songs and tunes with some seasonal notes.

First hour playlist:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Julie Fowlis, et al. Bird of the Blizzard Spell Songs: Gifts of Light (Hudson)
Martin Hayes & The Common Ground Ensemble The Boyne Water Peggy’s Dream (251)
Catrin Finch and Aoife Ní Bhriain Wings Double You (Bendigadig)
New Set
Woven Kin, feat. Leah Song Down Deeper Hibernate (s/p)
Aisling Urwin Who Knows Where the Time Goes The Dragonfly Jig (Aisling Urwin)
Susie Ro Vision Home: Live & Locked Down (s/p)
Iona Fyfe The Cauld Iona Fyfe (Iona Fyfe)
Music Under Announcements
Martin Hayes & The Common Ground Ensemble The Longford Tinker Peggy’s Dream (251)
Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill P Joe’s Reel Welcome Here Again (Green Linnet)
Karine Polwart & Dave Milligan Heaven’s Hound Still As Your Sleeping (Hudson)
Holly Ebony Burner Song Born for These Times (s/p)
Sam Lee Jasper Sea Old Wow (Cooking Vinyl)
Shirley Collins Hares on the Mountain Archangel Hill (Domino)

Second hour playlist:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Martha Tilston Dean Younk a Gernow The Tape (Squiggly)
Iona Fyfe In the Bleak Midwinter Iona Fyfe (Iona Fyfe)
Lady Maisery So Far Cycle (Proper)
Lady Maisery Rest Now Tender (Proper)
Lou Rhodes Each Moment New Beloved One (Infinite Bloom)
New Set
Jez Lowe Three Indian Kings Crazy Pagan (Tantobie)
Olivia Fern Vessels Calling Us Home (s/p)
Kate Bramley Tanunanui Bay Little Canaan (Tantobie)
New Set
Sinéad O’Connor with Christy Moore The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face single (s/p)
Alasdair Roberts & Friends Fusion of Horizons A Wonder Working Stone (Drag City)
Lou Rhodes All We Are Bloom (A&G)
Sam Garrett The Dance & the Wonder The Dance & the Wonder (s/p)
Martha Tilston Say It Back The Tape (Squiggly)
New Set
Julie Fowlis, Karine Polwart, et al. The Lost Words Blessing Spell Songs: Gifts of Light (Hudson)
(faded under outro) Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita Listen to the Grass Grow Soar (Bendigadig)