Tune in for our monthly roundup of dance tunes and vocals from some of the leading Irish & Scottish performers.
A Visit with Danny Ellis [Encore of #13-46]
Irish-born singer/songwriter Danny Ellis visits our studio to talk about his recent albums and his new book about growing up in an orphanage in Dublin, "The Boy at the Gate."
Most of the CDs that you've been hearing selections from for years on this program still have hidden treasures that we haven't played yet, but this week we will uncover some of those treasures.
Join your host, Bryan Kelso Crow, for some delightful new tracks from Celtic groups from both sides of the Atlantic.
English Folk [Encore of #13-50]
English bands and folk singers are featured in this week's program, including some of the newer young singers on the scene.
Canadian Connections [Encore of #14-20]
All the music this week is clearly Canadian, ranging from the east coast with its strengths in Scottish, Irish, and French music, to the west coast and the musical strongholds of British Columbia.
In Dublin's Fair City
Having just returned from Dublin, Ohio as well as Dublin, Ireland this summer, your host is happy to share songs that take place in the original Dublin, as well as musicians who are from there.
Find out what's new, what's cutting edge, and what's purely traditional in this month's sampling of tracks from new and recent CDs.
Fresh From Ireland
This week we explore some CDs that your host collected on a recent trip to Ireland with studio guest Dr. Charles Ruffner, leader of the Southern Illinois University Forestry study-abroad trip to Ireland.
Give Us a Song! [Encore of #14-24]
Many a pub session singer has heard the request, "Give us a song!" And this week we'll honor that request by playing some of the popular session songs.
Musical surprises await us as we ramble through the record shelves for older and somewhat more recent selections.