- 8 months ago
On July 4th, Uncle Sam celebrates his 241st birthday as a free nation and we have the contribution of the Irish to thank. The Irish were some of the first settlers in the 13 colonies and played an important role in The War of Independence. Join Mike and Tim for an Independence Day, Windy-City-Irish-Radio style featuring patriotic music from the Narrowbacks, Leaping Lulu, The Boss, Bruce Springsteen, The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem, The Wolfe Tones' Derek Warfield, George M. Cohan, James Cagney & Ray Heindorf Orchestra, Girsa, We Banjo 3, Project West, The Makem and Spain Brothers, Bing Crosby and the Andrew Sisters and Anthony Kearns. It's a patriotic birthday bash you don't want to miss. You can listen to this week's podcast at www.windycityirishradio.com.