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Irish and Celtic Music Podcast

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Oct 15, 2020

Experience Celtic Fusion on this week’s Irish & Celtic Music Podcast.

Brian O h'Uiginn, Jiggy, Mairi Morrison & Alasdair Roberts, Catya Mare, Bad Haggis, Bushplant, MacTalla Mor, Celtic Reggae Revolution, The Demon Barbers, Sonic Impulse, Poor Man's Fortune, Enam, Event Horizon

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0:05 - "Balintore Fancy" by Brian O h'Uiginn from Tionchar

4:56 - WELCOME

6:46 - "Crossing the Rhine" by Jiggy from Hypernova

12:00 - "Mìle Marbhphaisg air a' Ghaol" by Mairi Morrison & Alasdair Roberts from Urstan
Pronunciation: Me-la Mar-vas-ig Air A gull

15:32 - "Sunny Time" by Catya Mare from Destination Love

17:53 - "Tha Hag At The Churn" by Bad Haggis from Trip


24:31 - "Go Make Somebody Happy Here" by Bushplant from Janus

28:10 - "New Wave" by MacTalla Mor from The New Colossus

30:46 - "Gypsy Tax Fiddle Dub" by Celtic Reggae Revolution from Celtic Dub, Volume 1

35:43 - "Ranzo" by The Demon Barbers from Disco at the Tavern


40:43 - "Ndimuchida" by Sonic Impulse from Single
Pronunciation: De-Muc-e-Da (?)

44:20 - "Puirt A' Bheil" by Poor Man's Fortune from In Good Times
Pronunication: Port A' Veil

46:55 - "Moving Air" by Enam from Single

50:58 - "Kepler 22B" by Event Horizon from Event Horizon

54:59 - CLOSING

56:01 - "Taobh Abhainn feat. Alasdair Whyte" by Niteworks from NW
Pronunication: Tae-uv Ow-inn

The Irish & Celtic Music Podcast was edited by Mitchell Petersen with Graphics by Miranda Nelson Designs. The show was produced by Marc Gunn, The Celtfather. To subscribe, go to Apple Podcasts or to our website where you can become a Patron of the Podcast for as little as $1 per episode. Promote Celtic culture through music at


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You and your music bring me so much pleasure. Keep on keeping on"

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