The All Britain Fleadh came to Glasgow on the weekend of 26th and 27th of July. The venue was Jordanhill College and Celtic Music Radio was there and broadcast interviews and sets from some of the winners. These performances have now been up loaded to our Listen Again Pages and can be viewed by clicking the following link: Listen Again to the All Britain Fleadh on Celtic … [Read more...] about All Britain Fleadh 2010 – Listen Again
Tune into John Collings Week on Thursdays at 8pm for a musical wander around Glasgow. … [Read more...] about John Collings Week!
On this week's Ciaran Dorris Sunday Session - Ciaran will be talking to acclaimed Irish actor David Walshe, star of the one-man play Clara. David will also star in the forthcoming Scottish Feature film ‘Evening of the Dead’ with veteran Hollywood director George A. Romero providing consultancy. Tune in on Sunday 4th July from 5pm - 7pm! Email Ciaran at: … [Read more...] about David Walshe on Ciaran Dorris Show
Celtic Music Radio's CD album of the week fro w/c 3rd July is 'Town That Time Forgot' by Terry Penney. Terry Penney is a contemporary folk artist, whose songs are so vivid and image-driven that they have been likened to ‘3-minute movies’. Singer-songwriter, Terry Penney has the ability to ‘put you there’ in his songs and for the past ten years, he’s done just that. … [Read more...] about Terry Penney : Town That Time Forgot
Orkney duo Saltfishforty together with twice winners of the BBC Folk Award for Duos - Spiers and Boden will be on tour around Scotland from July 1st. The dual Duos will be playing the Oran Mor on Monday 5th July and Celtic Music Radio will be there. You can also win two pairs of tickets by emailing or texting your details by 12 noon on Monday 5th July. Winners will be … [Read more...] about Saltfishforty & Spiers & Boden
It may seem a little strange to wait until the third album to self name, but Skerryvore have really come of age with their new album Skerryvore. Listen to their previous works, West Coast Life and On The Road you can hear the roots in Celtic music, but on Skerryvore, they have gone full out to bring in all elements in their grasp and the result is an explosive mix of … [Read more...] about Skerryvore : Album of the Week
Celtic Music Radio's CD album of the week is 'House of Cards' by James Keelaghan. James Keelaghan (born October 28, 1959) is a Juno award-winning Canadian folk singer-songwriter. Born in Calgary, Alberta and now based in Winnipeg, many of his songs, such as "Kiri's Piano", about the internment of Japanese Canadians, and "October 70", about the FLQ crisis, are inspired by … [Read more...] about James Keelaghan : House of Cards
Join Celtic Music Radio at the Official Launch of the new album from Skerryvore at the O2 ABC on Thursday 1 July. Support is from the Gunna Sound Ceilidh Band and some very special guests. The new album, Skerryvore, is released on Monday 4 July, but you can hear exclusive tracks on Celtic Music Radio with a special Album of the Week programme on Saturday 26 June from 12 … [Read more...] about Skerryvore album launch