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Welcome to the official online home for:

The Thistle & Shamrock , ThistleRadio ,

Thistlepod , Fiona Ritchie

You've arrived at thistleradio.com, the place for everything you want to know about Fiona Ritchie's NPR radio shows and online activities via NPR Music. Miss something on the radio? Check our exclusive audio stream of the most recent episodes of The Thistle & Shamrock® and view the show's latest radio playlists. Browse upcoming program descriptions and archived interviews and articles so you won't miss hearing your favorite musicians and learning more about them. Off the airwaves, you can tune into our ThistleRadio music channel running 24/7 at NPR Music. You can also download Thistlepod to explore our unique archive of music and chat.  On radio and online, we have plenty of great music for you to explore right here.

RADIO: CLEAR SOUNDS

THE STORY BEHIND "WAYFARING STRANGERS" ~ NEW Q&A ABOUT FIONA'S BOOK

THISTLEPOD: REMEMBERING PETE SEEGER

REELIN' IN THE YEARS ~ CELEBRATE 3 RADIO DECADES WITH NEW AND CLASSIC TRACKS ON THISTLERADIO

SHOWS NOW STREAMING: A BROADER CANVAS; NEW RELEASES AND DEBUTS PARTS 1 and 2; MYTHOGRAPHY; ESSENTIAL CELTIC; GLOBAL GATHERING; FAMILY GATHERING; CELTIC SHOW BANDS; EARLY SUMMER SOUNDS; ON THE ROAD

Scottish Field feature, March 2011

Fiona Ritchie MBE ~ radio host/music producer (photo: ©Roy Summers/Scottish Field)

We want to help you continue to discover great music and connections so browse this site and check our Thistleradio FACEBOOK community page.  But before you go anywhere, turn your radio on and find out where and when to listen!