August 09, 2018

Program 1837: Ballads of the Border (August 09, 2018)  Week 32

Music is your roadmap through the border country between Scotland and England, an area rich in the ballads of battles, cattle raids, and the supernatural.

Bonnie Border Archie Fisher from Windward Away (Red House
Both Sides the Tweed Capercaillie from Sidewauk (Green Linnet
Braw Lads o' Gala Ed Miller from Lyrics of Gold (Wellfield)
Dowie Dens of Karine Polwart from Threshold (Borealis)
The Fairest of all Kate Rusby from Sleepless (Pure
Stories from the Debateable Kathryn Tickell from The Best of Kathryn Tickell (Park
[ID excerpt Kilt Thy Coat Mike Katz and Iain MacLeod from Reclaimed (Greentrax
The Broom o' the Archie Fisher from Will Ye Gang, Love (Green Linnet)
May Sileas from Play on Light (Greentrax)
The Battle of June Tabor from An Echo of Hooves (Topic)
Young Hunting/Elzig's Sheila Kay Adams from All the Other Fine Things (Granny Dell)
Young Alasdair Roberts & Friends from Too Long in This Condition (Navigator)
Scottish border The Gary Forrest Ceilidh Band from Both Sides of the Border (Gary Forrest Ceilidh Band)