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Apr 23

Interview – Finbar Furey – with Gavin Paterson -Tues 24th April 2018 2- 4pm

Interview – Finbar Furey – with Gavin Paterson -Tues 23 April 2018 2- 4pm

 

Gavin Paterson caught up with Finbar at his recent ‘Don’t Stop This Now’  tour, at the Fruitmarket in Glasgow
Chating about his album of the same name released on 20th March 2018 and his journey along the way

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Apr 23

Studio Guest – Mary Kathleen Burk on Tony Mack Music Mix Mon 23th April 4-6pm

Studio Guest – Mary Kathleen Burk on Tony Mack Music Mix Mon 23 April 4-6pm!

Celtic Music Radio’s own songstress Mary Kathleen Burk will be dropping into the studio as a guest on Tony’s how and talking about her recent release – ‘A Heart Inside The Rain’ released 7 march 2018

 

‘When mind and music come together, a masterful album like “A heart inside the rain ” is the end result. Digging deep into her  musical soul, Mary Kathleen Burke has paced the album well, with a compilation of powerful tones and harmonious melodies that transcend its theme.’  ‘

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Apr 14

Festival Fling with Auntie Liz -14th April 2-4pm brings you Pauline Alexander & Sandy Stanage/ Oakum Row and Paul Anderson

Festival Fling with Auntie Liz on  14 April 2-4pm brings you Pauline Alexander & Sandy Stanage/ Oakum Row and Paul Anderson
Well we are getting into the swing of the Folk Festival Season and from the stowalt of the last 40 years – the Glenfarg Folk Club and Folk Feast sets off this years concerts.

From the fantastic Glenfarg Folk Feast last weekend I bring you Pauline Alexander and Sandy Stanage’s  concert – a stunning performance  with of course, the Glenfarg audience joining in the chorus!

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Apr 14

‘Scotlands Voices’ – Greentrx – CMR Album of The Week 14th April 2018

‘Scotlands Voices’ – Greentrx – CMR Album of The Week 14 April 2018 (released on 1st April 2018)

 

‘In August 2017, while Edinburgh was in full Festival fling, a gathering in the Saltire Society room in Fountain Close witnessed the unveiling of the culturally resonant painting reproduced on the cover of this album. Scotland’s Voices by Alexander(Sandy) Moffat MBE   , imagines some of the influential singers, players and tradition-bearers of the Scottish folk revival, assembled round the poet, folk song collector and pivotal figure of that revival, Hamish Henderson, deploying his trusty tape recorder – set in the 1950’s

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Apr 14

Studio Guest –  Michael McMillan on Stewart Fenwick’s Country Sunday 15th April 12-2pm

Studio Guest –  Michael McMillan on Stewart Fenwick’s Country Sunday 15 April 12-2pm

Michael McMillan will be talking to Stewart about his New CD  Cross Country.

Glasgow singer songwriter Michael McMillan comes from a ‘very diverse background of musical styles originating with The Beatles and The Rolling Stones, who were big influences on his early musical journey. Some of the biggest rock bands of the 70’s and 80’s also helped mould his drumming style’.

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Apr 04

The 40 th Glenfarg Folk Feast 6 – 8th April 2018 – in The Green Hotel – Backstage area – Kinross

The 40 th Glenfarg Folk Feast 6 – 8 April 2018 – in The Green Hotel – Backstage area – Kinross

 

 

Although tickets for the concerts have been sold out! There is plenty more to see/ hear and take part in!!!

Friday 6 th

8.00 to 11.30 p.m CEILIDH CONCERT with The Jimi Shandrix Experience, Tich Frier and The Farg Folk. Venue: Backstage. Price: £10.00
8.00 p.m. ’til late. Session / singaround. Venue: The Green Hotel

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Apr 01

Studio Guest – Ian MacCalman – Tues 3rd April 2pm With Gavin Paterson on Ballads & Balladeers.

Studio Guest – Ian MacCalman – Tues 3 April 2pm With Gavin Paterson on Ballads & Balladeers.
Listen again – First Hour Link     Second Hour Link 

 

The latest in an on-going series of interviews with people who have made a big and lasting contribution to folk music, Gavin speaks to Ian McCalman about the history and the music of The McCalmans.

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Apr 01

‘Ellipsis’ – Fourth Moon – CMR’s Album of The Week 31st March 2018

‘Ellipsis’ – Fourth Moon – CMR’s Album of The Week 31 March 2018 (Released on 30th March)

 

 

Fourth Moon – Having met four years ago and formed the band 2016, consist of renowned young artists – Moshen Amini (Talisk & Imar) Concertina/ David Lombardi (Holiday On iO) fiddle/ Geze Afank (Event Horizon ) Fltue- Pipes & Whistles/ Jean Damei (Event Horizon)  Guitar.
Hailing from Glasgow / South of France / Vienna/ – initially meeting up at Limerick!  sharing a common ground,  while bringing together their diverse music history, bring an explosive and stunning, and refreshing sound. With host of individual awards under their belts including the 2016 BBC Radio Scotland Young Musician of the Year, 2015 BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award Winner, 2015 MG ALBA Up and Coming Artist of the Year nomination, Musician of the Year nomination for both the MG Alba Trad Awards and then BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, Piping championship titles in Germany/Austria and upwards of 5 All Britain titles, Fourth Moon are coming with a bang with this their first CD.

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Mar 28

Job Opportunity: Business Development Manager with Celtic Music Radio Ltd

Job Opportunity: Business Development Manager – Re Advertised 

Celtic Music Radio are looking to recruit an experienced Business Development Manager to develop advertising, sponsorship and other funding opportunities to contribute towards the running costs of the radio station.

£18,000 (one year, fixed term contract) 18.5 hours per week although some flexibility will be required

Further information, including a job description and person specification, can be found below.

To apply, forward your CV with covering letter/email by Friday 21st April to info@celticmusicradio.net or by post to:
Celtic Music Radio 95 FM, 54 Admiral Street, Kinning Park, Glasgow G41 1HU

Interviews for the post will take place on …
Tuesday 24 th  and Thursday 26 th April 2018

 

www.celticmusicradio.net
Celtic Music Radio 95 FM, 54 Admiral Street, Kinning Park, Glasgow G41 1HU

Celtic Music Radio Ltd SC271561 is a Charity registered in Scotland, number SC041172.

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Mar 27

37th Edinburgh International Harp Festival 30 March – 4 April 2018

37 th Edinburgh International Harp Festival 30 March – 4 April 2018
Held in
  Merchiston Castle School – Edinburgh EH13 0PU
Go along ans support this fantastic festival!

Festival at a glance – link
Brochure  –
link

 

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