Playing tracks by
Shooglenifty, Jiggy, Ushers Island, Kern, Maurice McGrath and more.
This show was 20th in the global mixlr chart and 26th in the global folk chart.
Acid Crofters Shooglenifty and Jiggy open up today with great, inventive tunes. Great tunes then follow from Ushers Island and Kern and lovely songs from both Maurice McGrath and Mairin Mannion. We then have sets featuring the pipes from Nathan Gourley & Joey Abarta and Réalta along with high energy guitar and fiddle duos from Adam Agee & Jon Sousa and Padraig O' Neill & Ian Kinsella.
Then more great tunes and songs from Mec Lir, Scoops, Findlay Napier, Frank Harte & Donal Lunny, Josie Nugent, Clanú, Project West, Ré, Old Blind Dogs, Connla, Hamish Napier, Mànran, John And Maggie Carty, Robbie Greig, Lúnasa and the duo of Loïc Bléjean & Tad Sargent.
The show today also features nominees and winners from this week’s Radio 2 Folk Awards present in the Black Dog Radio collection including Breabach, Songs Of Separation, Jarlath Henderson, Rachel Newton, Mohsen Amini with the band Talisk, John McSherry, Kris Drever, Ross & Ali and Daoirí Farrell.
Andy (& Bob)