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Music From The Glen

Music From The Glen
Sunday May 22nd, 2016 with Colin Henein

Le reel des soucoupes volantes
La bottine souriante - La mistrine - Hemisphere Canadian
Paddy Fahey's / My former wife / Paidin O'Raifeertaigh
Oisín McAuley - Far from the hills of Donegal - Compass Canadian
Space ceilidh
Natalie MacMaster - In my hands - WEA Canadian
Space girl
Eliza Carthy - Wayward Daughter - Topic
The white sands of Jervis Bay
Breabach - Astar - Self New
Thaxted / Farewell to old England forever
Kerr Fagan Harbron - Station House - Self
10,000 miles
Eliza Carthy / Tim Erikson - Bottle - Self New
The elfin knight
Cara - Yet we sing - Artes New
The elfin knight
Kate Rusby - The girl who couldn't fly - Compass
The elfin knight
Ewan MacColl & Peggy Seeger - Classic Scots ballads - Tradition records
The cocks are crowing
John Doyle - Wayward son - Compass
Space girl
Ewan MacColl & Peggy Seeger - The new Briton gazette: Contemporary British songs written and Sung by Ewan MacColl and Peggy Seeger - Folkways (youtube)
Litha - Dancing of the light - Artes
Batchelor's hall
Martin Simpson - Prodigal son - Compass
Grinders / Solomon's Joak
Leveret - In the round - Self New
Julia & Simon's
Mairerard & Anna - Best day - Shouty New
Greenwood side
Bellowhead - Live: The farewell tour - Navigator New
Interactive CKCU
Remarkable song "Space girl" — same themes as one finds in traditional music such as songs about a wife running off with a gypsy, but ramped up for exploring universe not just local area…

11:53 AM, May 22nd, 2016
Song was actually written by Ewan MacColl & Peggy Seeger, and released in 1971 according to this site (lyrics incl.): <> Space adventure and romance with a Celtic flair — is there more?

12:02 PM, May 22nd, 2016
Colin Henein (host)
Thanks Mary-Sue, those connections were a lot of fun to expore.

12:34 PM, May 22nd, 2016
What fun. A whole new verse from the Space Girl sung by a different interpreter! Thanks for finding that. She did reverse the planets at one point; it's Venus that's too hot (if one wants to be technical) but the song is still lots of fun whether science is accurate or not.

12:35 PM, May 22nd, 2016