Copperplate Podcast
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                      Copperplate Time 295
                   presented by Alan O'Leary         

 I. Van Morrison & The Chieftains
: High Spirits. The Philosophers Stone
2. Teada:  Dinny O’Brien’s/The Sweetheart Reel/Paddy Kenny’s.
In Spite of the Storm                          
3. Brendan Begley:
Dan Lae Breithe. Beal Tuinne
4. PJoe Hayes & Paddy Canny:  
The Castle/The Nightingale.  Shanachie 76001
5. Noel Hill:   
The Ladies Pantalette’s/Ravelled Hank of Yarn/Sean Reid’s/Silver Spear.  Live in New York
6. Kevin Burke:
Humours of Castlefinn/The Ewe Reel/McFadden’s. Sligo Made
. Mick Mulvey:     Dever The Dancer/Connie the Soldier.  Bridging The Gap
8. Rita  Connolly: The Fasnet Rock. Beal Tuinne
9. Donal Clancy:    
The Stone in the Field/Walls of Liscarroll.     Up In The Air
10.  Billy McComiskey:   
The Way to Shercock/Nell Davey’s.   Out of the Box
11.  Daoiri Farrell:    Rosie Reilly.  Single
12.  Matt Molloy & John Carty:    Francie Campbell’s/Out of the Ashes.   Out of the Ashes
13.  Lunasa: 
 Sinead Marie’s.   Cas
14.  Tom Paxton:   You’re A Good Dog You.   Private Recording
15.  Joni Mitchell: 
Shades of Scarlett Conquering.  The Hissing of Summer Lawns
16.  Tim O’Brien Band: Hop Down Reel/Johnny Doherty’s. Tim O’Brien Band
17.  Mike Cleveland:
Tennessee Plates. Tall Fiddler
18.  Southern Raised: Beethoven’s 5th. Another World
19.  Ralph McTell:  Hills of Beans.  Hill of Beans
20.  Dan Hick & His Hot Licks:   Walking One & Only/Innocent Bystander.  Strike it Rich
21.  Van Morrison & The Chieftains: High Spirits. The Philosophers Stone

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                                Return to London Review
                               presented by Alan O'Leary
 I. Van Morrison & The Chieftains
: High Spirits.
                                  The Philosophers Stone
2. Karen Ryan:  Limerick Lasses/Gatehouse Maid/Mountain Top.  
                                      The Coast Road                          
3. Altan:    
The Gap Of Dreams/Nai’s Jig/The Beekeeper.  
                            The Gap of Dreams
4. Paraic MacDonnachadha:  
Paddy Mills/Paddy Mills Fancy. 
Not Before Time
5. The Housekeepers:   
Mrs Galvan’s/Grace’s Favourite.   
                              The Housekeepers
6. Len Graham/Skylark:
Green Grow the Laurels. Raining Bicycles
. Caoimhin O’Fearghaill & Paddy Tutty:   Gerdie Cummane’s/Paddy SeanNancy’s/Miss Lyons .  Flute & Fiddle
8. Johnny Og Connolly:    Boys of Blue Hill/An Stoicin Eorna.    
                                        Fear Inis Bearachain
9. Eileen O’Brien:    
Up & About/The Smiling Bride/Handsome Young M aidens.     Fiddlers Choice
10.  Mulcahy Family:   
The Munster Jig/Old Hag You Have Me Killed/Humours of Lisheen.   The Reel Note
11.  Noel Hill:    The Gold Ring.    Live in New York
12.  Rita Gallagher: Erin’s Green Shore.  The Heathery Hills
13.  Roger Sherlock & Kevin Taylor: 
 Sherlock’s/Mama’s Pet/The Dairymaid/Old Blackthorn/The Galtee Ranger.   Fulham Broadway 77 Private Recording
14.  Sherlock/Sullivan/O’Shea:   The Whistling Postman/Lucky in Love.      Fulham Broadway 77 Private Recording
15.  4 Provinces CB:  
Derryveone/Aghyaran Crossroads.  
                                2nd Jimmy McHugh Memorial Concert
16.  Mick Mulvey:The Mohill Reel/Clogger’s Quilt.Bridging The Gap
17.  Maggie Boyle:   Gweebarra Shore.  Gweebarra
18.  Paul Boyle:    The Doon/The Traveller.   
                     Fulham Broadway 77 Private Recording
19.  Kev Boyle:     Hills of Zanzibar.    Bon Cabbage
20.  Skylark:   My Former Wife.       Raining Bicycles
21. Noel Hill: Dr Gilbert’s Reel/Road to Garrison. Live in New York
22.  Van Morrison & The Chieftains:  High Spirits.
                          The Philosophers Stone

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                            Copperplate Podcast 241                                                presented by Alan O'Leary
                                 November 2019

                           Music from Return to London

1. Paddy Glackin: Top It Off.    Glackin
2. Danu: 
Poor Man’s Fortune/The Long Strand/Gan Ainm.
                                  10,000 Miles
3. Noel Hill:
The Fisherman’s Favourite!  Live in New York
4. Donal Clancy:   Blackwater Side.   On The Lonesome Trail
5. Urnua:
The Flying Magpies/A Roll of the Dice/Just Another Dilema. Urnua
6. Mick Mulvey:
The Quarrelsome Piper/Lad O’Beirne’s.  
                        Bridging the Gap
7. Macalla:
Mna na hEireann. Women of Ireland
8. Paddy Carty:   The Bunch of Keys. Paddy Carty & Conor Tully
9. Johnny Og Connolly: The Blackthorn Stick/East of Glendart/Paidin O’Raifeartaigh. Fear Inis Bearachain
10. Paddy Tutty & Caoimhin O’Fearghail:
                       Flute & Fiddle
11. Paul Brennan/Carrig:
The Pleasures of Hope/O’Donnell’s  HP.   Airs & Graces
12. Patsy Moloney: The Callan Lasses/Paddy Doohry’s.
                    The Temple in the Glen
13. Mulcahy Family:   The Rolling Hills of Brosna/Col McBain.                            The Reel Note
14. Paul Brennan:   
Erin The Green.    Airs & Graces
15. Crawford/Farrell/Doocey:  
The Road to Foxford.
Music & Mischief
16. Noel Hill:  The Holly Bush/Pigtown.  Live in New York

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                                Copperplate Time 293
                              presented by Alan O'Leary

                               A Blasta 2019 Preview
 I. Van Morrison & The Chieftains
: High Spirits.
            The Philosophers Stone
2. Frankie Gavin & Paul Brock:  Sally Gradens/Ships are Sailing/The Wild Irishman/The Skylark.
Omos do Joe Cooley                          
3. Ye Vagabonds:    
Tuirse mo Chroi.   The Hare’s Lament
4. Dervish:    
The Coolea Jigs/Gypsies, Tramps & Thieves.    Travelling Show
5. Paraic MacDonnachadha:  
The Galway Reel/Richie Dwyer’s/John Brennan’s.  Not Before Time
6. Kieran Collins:
Dillon’s Reel/The Bird in the Bush.
                          The Touch of the Master’s Hand
.  Joe Cooley & Joe Leary:   Humours of Tulla/The Skylark/Roaring Mary. Cooley
8.  Frankie Gavin: The Moving Pint/Dog Big, Dog Little. Up & Away
9.  Niamh Parsons:
Clohinne Winds. Ultimate Guide to Irish Folk
10.  Teada:   
Lady Montgomery/Follow Me Down/Give The Girl her 4Pence/Tie The Bonnet.   Inne Amarach
11.  Seamus Begley & Teada: Pe in Eirinn I. In Spite of the Storm
12.  Daoiri Farrell: The Micky Dam.  IMM Compilation
13.  John Spillane: 
 Johnny Don’t Go to Ballincolig.  
                 Ultimate Guide to Irish Folk
14.  Matt Molloy & John Carty:   The  Wild Irishman/Grand Spey/Billy Brocker’s  Out of the Ashes
15.  Lunasa:  
Within A Mile.   Cas
16.  Wizz Jones:     Magical Flight.  Compilation
17.  Bert Jansch:   Tell Me What Is True Love.  Rosemary Lane
18.  John Renbourn:    My Sweet Potato.    Sir John A Lott 
19.  Ralph McTell:     South 4st & Jones.    Hill of Beans
20.  Tommy Sands:   Answer Not Blowing in the Wind.       
Fair Play to You All
21.  Van Morrison & The Chieftains:  High Spirits.
                      The Philosophers Stone

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                            Copperplate Time 292
                         presented by Alan O'Leary

                       Return to London 2019 Preview

 I. Van Morrison & The Chieftains
: High Spirits.
                        The Philosophers Stone
2. Karen Ryan:  Galway Reel/Musical Priest/Sailor on the Rock.  The Coast Road                          
3. Altan:    
Dark Inishowen/Temple House/John Mosey McGinley.   The Gap of Dreams
4. Michelle Mulcahy:    
Galway Bay/Peacock’s Feather #2.    Suaimhneas
5. Louise Mulcahy:
O’Callaghan’s Low/Mrs Crotty’s HP.   
                   Turning The Tunes
6. Paraic MacDonnachadha:   
Miss McGuinness/Kitty Gone A Milking/Gilbert Clancy’s.  Not Before Time
.  Caoimhin & Sean O’Fearghail/Tomas O’Gealbhain:   The Stone in the Field/The Diplodcus/ By Golly.      La ag O’L Uisce
8.  Len Graham/Skylark:   Bound for Castle Garden.
                             Raining Bicycles
9.  Johnny Og Connolly & Cliodhna Costello:    
Boys of Blue Hill/Stack of Barley.   Fear Inis Bearachain
10.  Eileen O’Brien:  
Hills of Tipperary/Larry’s Favourite.
                         Aon le h’Aon
11.  Noel Hill:Ask My Father/Boys of Blue Hill.Irish Concertina Vol 2
12.  Mulcahy Family: The Rolling Hills of Brosna/Colonel McBain.  The Reel Note
13.  Paddy Tutty: 
 The Wicklow HP/Tommy Maguires #4. 
                          Flute & Fiddle
14.  Caoimhin O’Fearghail & Paddy Tutty:   Tapping Toes/Fr Kelly’s Farewell.   Flute & Fiddle
15.  Paraic MacDonnchadha:  
Paddy Kelly’s/Tommy Cohen’s.   Not Before Time
16.  Brian Rooney:     Granpa Tommy’s CB/The Knocknagow. 
It Was Mighty
17.  Tom O’Connell & Mick O’Connor: Cronin’s/The Western HP.          It Was Mighty
18.   James Carty:    McDonagh’s Sporting Nell/Barr na Cuille.    Hiding Daylight in Dark Corners 
19.  Pat Connolly:     Neansin Bhan.    Trad Songs inIrish
20.  Denis McMahon/Con Curtin/Julia Clifford:   O’Callagan’s/The Hare’s Paw.     It Was Mighty
21. Karen Ryan:  Mrs Lawrie’s/Karen Ryan’s. The Coast Road
22.  Van Morrison & The Chieftains:  High Spirits.
                 The Philosophers Stone

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                      Copperplate Podcast 240                            
                      presented by Alan O'Leary
                                October 2019

1. Paddy Glackin: Top It Off.    Glackin
2. Ceide:  
Harrison’s Fedora/Boyne Hunt/New Rigged Ship.  
                    Out of Their Shell
3. Crawford/Farrell/Doocey:   
Bang, Bang.    Music & Mischief
4. Paul Brennan/Carrig:    The Factory Girl.  Airs & Graces
5. Johnny Og Connolly: La Belle Ella/Glen Swillys Waltz.
                    Fear Inis Bearachain
6. Danny Meehan: Japanese HP/McCormack’s Barndance.  
                        Navvy on the Shore
7. Teresa Mullane:
An Boc Ban. Lan Mara
8. Mick O’Brian: May Morning Dew/Sporting Nell. May Morning Dew
9. Urnua:  
Links By The Bay/Salthill Prom.  Urnua
10. Patsy Moloney:
The Sweetheart/Farewell to London.
                   The Temple in the Glen
11. Dave Munnelly & Mick Conneely:
McGovern’s Fave/Colonel Fraser.     Tis What It Is
12. Goitse:  The Queen of Argyll.   Ur
13. The Outside Track:   Dark Reels.   Rise Up
14. Des O’Halloran:
Say You Love Me.
The Diamond Mountain Sessions.
15. Liam O’Flynn:   Dark Woman of the Glen.  The Piper’s Call

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Copperplate Podcast 239                                                                             

             presented by Alan O'Leary
                    September 2019

 1. Paddy Glackin: Top It Off.    Glackin
 2. Goitse:   
The Dog Reels.       Ur
 3. Dan Brouder & Angelina Carberry:
McCarthy’s/The Basket of Oysters/East of Glendart. A Waltz for Joy
4. Paul Brennan:    The Banks of the Bann.   
                        Airs & Graces
5. Ciaomhin O’Fearghail & Paddy Tutty: Kilglass Lakes/Farewell to Ballinahulla.    Flute & Fiddle
6. Johnny Og Connolly: Fear Inis Bearachain/Fear Londain/Fear Bhostain.  Fear Inis Bearachain
7. Cillain Vallely:
Cottage in the Grove.
                       The Raven’s Rock
8. Rita Gallagher:   Erin’s Green Shore.
                     The Heathery Hills
9. Paddy Glackin: 
Cherish The Ladies.  Glackin
10. Patsy Moloney:
Dooney Rock/Paddy Fahy’s. The Temple in the Glen
11. Urnua:
Sporting Galway/The White Plains/Threadneedle Reel. Urnua
12. Crawford/Farrell/Doocey:
The Mouse in the Mug.    Music & Mischief
13. Paul Brennan/Carrig:    The Piper’s Jig/The Swans Among the Reeds/ Behind the Bush in the Garden.  Airs & Graces
14. Luke Daniels:
Goosberry Bush/The Rainy Day/Spike Island Lasses.   The Mighty Box
15. We Banjo 3:   Prettiest Little Girl.   
                 Roots to Rise Live

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