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Come West Along The Road – Vol.2: Irish Traditional Music Treasures 1960s – 1980s

20/09/2019

This compilation series, released in 4 volumes, was originally an RTÉ TV series that started airing in 1994. The first long-form compilation volume was released on DVD in 2005; with volumes 2, 3 and 4 being released in 2007, 2010 and 2012, respectively. 1 – Mary Brogan, mouth organ. Jigs: Blooming Meadows, Sixpenny Money 0:02:55 2 – Frankie Gavin, Jackie Daly & Alec Finn, fiddle, accodrion & bouzouki. Reels: Boys of Malin, An Gliomach 0:04:46 3 – Mullagh Half-Set, set dancing & musicians 0:06:48 4 – Kevin Burke. Song: Mrs Gilhooley’s Party 0:09:37 5 – Michael Cooney, uillean pipes. Reels: Belles of Tipperary, Mrs Galvin’s 0:12:30 6 – Bridge Ceili Band. Reels: Jackson’s, Hunter’s House 0:15:28 7 – Bobby & Peggy Clancy. Song: Mrs McGrath 0:17:50 8 – Francie Byrne, John Gallagher, Vincent Campbell, James Byrne, Con Cassidy, Peter Carr, fiddles. Reels: Mountain Reel, Moneymusk 0:19:30 9 – Iarla Ó Lionáird. Song: Cailín Deas Rua 0:21:54 10 – Liz King, whistle. Reels: Jackson’s, Colonel McBain 0:24:39 11 – Peadar O’Loughlin & Paddy Murphy, flute & concertina. Reels: Dublin Reel, Trim the Velvet 0:27:17 12 – Bríd Harpur, Donegal, fiddle. Jigs: Castleblaney Piper, The Bank of Turf 0:29:31 13 – Maighread Ní Dhomnaill. Song: Fóill, Fóill, a Shagairt 0:31:38 14 – Jimmy O’Brien Moran, uillean pipes. Air: Dark Lochnagar 0:33:08 15 – Ella Mae Dwyer, concertina. Fling: Behind the Bush in Parkhanna 0:36:47 16 – Reel Union. Song: Craigie Hills 0:38:27 17 – Martin Coyne, Johnny Cleary & Phil McTigue, fiddle, accordion & flute. Hornpipe: Plains of Boyle 0:42:57 18 – Ronnie Drew. Song: Kerry Recruit 0:44:35 19 – Ormond Ceili Band. Reels: Iniscealtra, Ormond Sound 0:47:33 20 – Danny Kelleher & Diarmaid, Eoiní Maidchí & Danny Ó Súilleabháin. Song: Glenlea 0:51:08 21 – Micheál Ó Riabhaigh, uilleann pipes. Air: Lament for Staker Wallace; Reel: Kiss the Maid Behind the Barrel 0:56:43 22 – Josephine Keegan, fiddle. Reels: Micky Fearon’s, Crosses of Annagh 0:59:51 23 – Aileach. Song: Bonny Labouring Boy 1:02:26 24 – Paidí Bán Ó Brion & Dessie O’Connor, step dancing & whistle 1:07:22 25 – Antóin Mac Gabhann & Féilim Ó Raghallaigh, fiddles. Reels: O’Connell’s Trip to Parliament, Green Fields of America 1:09:28 26 – Larry McDonagh & Tom Munnelly, flute & music collector. Reel: Cat that Ate the Candle; Air: Farewell to Whiskey 1:11:58 27 – Andy Irvine, Paul Brady & Donal Lunny, vocal, mandolin, guitar & bouzouki. Song: Plains of Kildare 1:14:56 28 – Michael Gallagher, fiddle. Reels: Jug of Punch, The Blockers 1:19:13 29 – Tríona Ní Dhomhnaill & Liam Rowsome, vocals, keyboards & fiddle. Song: Casadh Cam na Feadamaí 1:21:48 30 – Horslips. Set dance: King of the Fairies 1:23:11 31 – Fionnuala Mac Lochlainn. Song: Little Jimmy Murphy 1:26:40 32 – Enniscorthy Set Dancers, set dancing & Enniscorthy Musicians 1:28:52 33 – Martin Reidy. Song: The Girl I Left Behind Me 1:30:50 34 – Máire Ní Chathasaigh, harp. Air: Táimse im’ Chodladh is ná Dúistear Mé 1:33:39 35 – Joe Burke & Paddy Glackin, accordion & fiddle. Reels: Lord McDonald’s, Ballinasloe Fair 1:35:41 36 – Dubliners. Song: Home, Boys, Home 1:38:16 37 – McCaffrey Dancers & Musicians. Exhibition dance: Tara Brooch 1:42:15 38 – Bobby Gardiner & Johnny McDonagh, melodeon & bodhrán. Jig: Humours of Glendart; Reel: Swallow’s Tail 1:46:29 39 – Planxty. Song: Little Musgrave 1:48:40 40 – Conor Tully, Sean Casey & Frank Hogan, fiddle, banjo & mandola. Reels: Pigeon on the Gate, The Drogheda Lassies 1:57:53 41 – Na Filí. Air: An Londubh is an Chéirseach 2:00:19 42 – Fred Finn & Peter Horan, fiddle & flute. Reels: Martin Mulhaire’s No 9, Music in the Glen, McFadden’s 2:03:38 43 – Michael & Paddy Rafferty, lilting. Jig: Queen of the Rushes 2:06:41 44 – Seosamh Ó hÉanaí. Song: Cúnla 2:09:22 45 – Arty McGlynn, guitar. Jigs: Peter Byrne’s Fancy, Creeping Docken 2:11:07 46 – Séamus Ennis, uilleann pipes. Reel: Mountain Thrush 2:13:22 47 – Mícheál Ó Domhnaill & Kevin Burke, vocals, guitar & fiddle. Song: Casadh an tSúgáin 2:16:22 48 – Packie Russell & Marcus Walsh, concertina & bodhrán. Reels: Milliner’s Daughter, First House in Connacht 2:21:03 49 – Con Curtin, fiddle. Reel: Off in the Morning 2:23:17 50 – Conal Ó Gráda, flute. Jigs: Eavesdropper, Strop the Razor 2:24:18 51 – Mick Mulkerrins & Séamus Ó Méalóid, step-dancing & Ráth Caim Musicians 2:27:00 52 – Kilfenora Ceili Band. Single jigs: Old Kilfenora Jig, Old Favourite, Greensleeves 2:28:12

 

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