Show 011 – 3rd Free For All (2018-04-14)

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It’s our third “Free For All” show. Joe Bly and Katie Marie take turns calling up a tune or a song. What are they in the mood for today? Listen to find out what made the final cut.As requested by a listener, we looked for recordings of some familiar session tunes to include in todays show. Joe and Katie Marie found old and new versions of some of the most well played tunes common to sessions around the world. Old standards included, Dunmore Lasses, Mason’s Apron,Devaney’s Goat, The New Policeman, The Glentaun Reel, Star Above the Garter, Kesh Jig, Peacock’s Feathers (both tunes), Cooleys and Father Kellys.


# Track >Artist Release
1 A Mist Covered Brandon Tim Edey Music from the Dingle Peninsula and Beyond
2 Galician, My Former Wife, Patsy Geary’s Michael “Blackie” O’Connell & Karol Lynch Foolin’ In Doolin
3 The King’s Shilling Socks in the Frying Pan Return of the Giant Sock Monsters From Outer Space
4 Dunmore Lasses / McFadden’s Handsome Daughter Mick Moloney Dance Music of Ireland
5 Mingulay Boat Song Coda Train of Spirits
6 Micho Russell’s-Mason’s Apron The Ceili Bandits Hangin’ at the Crossroads
7 The Humours of Castlefinn/The Gooseberry Bush (reels) Damien Connolly Tippin’ Away
8 Aililiu Na Gamhna Iarla O’ Lionaird The Seven Steps to Mercy
9 Devaney’s Goat/The Green Fields Of Rossbeigh/The Dairymaid Máirtín O’Connor, Cathal Hayden, Brendan Larrissey, Dessie Adams, Brendan O’Regan & Johnny McDonagh Geantraí
10 I Once Knew A Little Girl Trian Trian II
11 Bo Na Leath-Adhairce / the Morning Lark / the Bohola Caitlin Nic Gabhann Caitlín
12 The New Policeman-Mcfadden’s Handsome Daughter-McGettrick’s Poor Man’s Gambit Kind Providence
13 Ride On Christy Moore Ride On
14 The Galtee Rangers/The Glentaun Reel Denis Murphy & Julia Clifford The Star Above the Garter
15 Jackson’s Rum Punch / The Drake’s Lad (Jigs) Éamonn O’Riordan & Tony O’Connell Rooska Hill
16 Green Brooms / The Humors of Kilclougher Danu Think Before You Think
17 The Newry Highwayman Poor Man’s Gambit Kind Providence
18 The Renewed Contract / Your Hair’s on Fire Crowfoot Nadajai
19 Happy Clappy Imar Afterlight
20 Lasses Of Stewarton: Tailgating The Minister / Lasses Of Stewarton / Loch Earn Calum Stewart Tales From the North
21 The Pastures of Plenty Solas The Words That Remain
22 The Star Above the Garter / The Lisheen Slide (Slides) Éamonn O’Riordan & Tony O’Connell Rooska Hill
23 A Nobleman’s Wedding Altan Harvest Storm
24 The Kesh Jig / Give Us a Drink of Water / The Flower of the Flock / Famous Ballymote The Bothy Band 1975: The First Album
25 Peacock’s Feather Frankie Gavin & Alec Finn Frankie Gavin & Alec Finn
26 The Last Trip Home / The Luckenbooth Battlefield Band The Best Of Battlefield Band 1977-2001 / Temple Records – A 25 Y
27 Within a Mile of Dublin – Cooley’s – Father Kelly’s Eoin O’Neill In Session
28 Wee C Whistle Set Nuala Kennedy & Mike Bryan A Wee Selection