April 27, 2017

Program 1770: Singer Songwriters (April 27, 2017) Week 17

An abundance of songwriting talent on this week’s show takes us on a tour around the landscapes that inspire their music.

Vanity's Aine Furey from Celtic Woman 2 (Celtic Woman Records)
The Mermaid of Emily Smith from Too Long Away (Shoeshine Records)
Glint of Eddie and Luc from Tirade (EdLucCD) Bert Jansch from Jack Orion (Transatlantic Records)
As the Day Grows Longer Bert Jansch from Sketches (Temple)
The Fairy Ailie Robertson from Little Lights (Lorimer Records)
[ID excerpt] Ellen's Dreams Battlefield Band from Beg & Borrow (Temple)
All the Fun of the Eamon Friel from Phone Tapping (Thran Records)
Gnossienne Tony McManus from Mysterious Boundaries (Greentrax)
King of Karine Polwart from Traces (Borealis) Dougie MacLean from Essential Too (Dunkeld)
The Japanese Hanz Araki and Kathryn Claire from The Emigtrant's Song (Celtic Conspiracy)
Both Sides the Dick Gaughan from Favourite Scottish Songs (Greentrax)
Sporan Dhomhnaill/Mist on the Glen/Miss Battlefield Band from Beg & Borrow (Temple)