Rough Guide To Irish Folk (CD)
Deep-rooted and thriving, Irish folk is?one of the most vibrant and popular musical traditions in Europe. Featuring a whirlwind?of fiddles, flutes and accordions, this Rough Guide is packed with a blend of Ireland's greatest twenty-first-century music. This CD features artists like Roisin Elsafty, Patrick Street and Cara Dillon.
It also comes with a bonus CD by Karan Casey, her 2008 album 'Ships in the Forest'. Karan Casey has long been one of the most innovative voices in Irish traditional and folk music. Produced by Donald Shaw, 'Ships in the Forest' is her fifth solo album and focuses largely on the traditional repertoire.
1. Seamie O'Dowd - Crooked Jack
2. R??is?n Elsafty - Pota M??r Fata?
3. Arty McGlynn, Chris Newman, Nollaig Casey ; M? Âire N? Chathasaigh - The Yellow Barber/Gold Rush
4. Patrick Street - The Rich Irish Lady
5. Martin Tourish ; Luke Ward - Tripin'
6. Karan Casey - Town Of Athlone
7. Robbie O'Connell - The Flower Of Kilkenny
8. Four Men And A Dog - Dan Murphy's/Tom Barrett's/Tarmon's Cross/Upperchurch Polka
9. ?amon Doorley, Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh, Julie Fowlis ; Ross Martin - Beauty Deas An Oile? Âin
10. Con ? Â´ Drisceoil - The Spoons Murder
11. Cara Dillon - Jimmy M?? Mh?le St??r
12. Catherine McEvoy ; Steve Cooney - Elizabeth Kelly's Favourite/Follow Me Down To Limerick (Slip Jigs)
13. Niamh Parsons ; Graham Dunne - The Men That God Made Mad/L'Entrada De L'Angustura
14. Brendan Mulholland, Brendan Hendry ; Paul McSherry - High Road To Linton/The Humours Of Newcastle
15. Rattle The Boards - St Patrick Was A Gentleman
16. Sharon Shannon, Frankie Gavin, Michael McGoldrick ; Jim Murray - The Lochaber Badger/The Road to Corrandulla
17. Se? Ân Tyrrell - The Rising Of The Moon
1. Love Is Pleasing
2. Dunlavin Green
3. Johnny I Hardly Knew Ye
4. Black Is The Colour
5. Town Of Athlone
6. Maidin Luan Chinc?se
7. The Fiddle and the Drum
8. Erin's Lovely Home
9. Ae Fond Kiss
10. I Once Loved a Lass