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Category: Alex Jenkins

Alex Jenkins' musings on his Morning Mix

Mary Dillon – 'North'

“North” from Mary Dillon is this week”s Album of the Week commencing Saturday 30 March 2013. Listen in on Saturday from 12 noon and midnight and from 6.00pm on Monday 1 April to hear Mary Dillon talk with Alex Jenkins.

Album of the Week: ‘Alone’ by Eleanor McEvoy

The Celtic Music Radio Album of the Week commencing Saturday 6 October is the new release from Eleanor McEvoy with her new album called Alone. As defined in it’s title, ‘Alone’ is an album of Eleanor and her songs through the medium of a single voice and a single instrument.  Eleven songs written by her and a …

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Win Dean Friedman Tickets

Legendary singer-songwriter, Dean Friedman is playing Glasgow’s Cottiers Theatre on Saturday 4th August. Celtic Music Radio has a pair of tickets to give away to a lucky winner. Just answer the following question: In Dean’s biggest UK hit, what did he thank? Answers please to competition@celticmusicradio.net by Saturday 4th August by 12 noon. The winner …

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1530AM – back on Air

Our boffin has stopped tinkering with our transmitter on 1530AM and it’s now on loud and proud across the green city of Glasgow. Thanks for your patience!

Album of the Week: Sally Spring – ‘Mockingbird’

The Celtic Music Radio CD Album of the Week commencing Saturday 7 July is from American singer-songwriter Sally Spring called ‘Mockingbird’. Alex Jenkins presents this singer at 12 noon and 12 midnight Saturday and on Monday 9 July at 6.00pm. Sally Spring,  folk-rock marvel since the 1970’s, self released records long before the “indie” world …

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Live from Belfast on St Patrick’s Day this Saturday

Celtic Music Radio is getting ready to ‘Jump into Ireland’ for a live broadcast from Belfast on St Patrick’s Day on Saturday 17 March. Gordon Hotchkiss and Alex Jenkins will be crossing the North Channel to Belfast for an all day broadcast of live music sessions and chat to give you a taste of St …

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A very blustery day!

Update: now back to full power! Thanks to Alex and the RF team. Due to the severe storms in the west of Scotland this week when winds reached 97 mph in Glasgow, damaged has been caused to our medium wave transmission antenna which means we are on very much reduced power on 1530 AM/MW. We will be …

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All Done!

The boffins have finished their work! Back to normal on 1530AM!

Breaks in 1530AM this afternoon

You may experience some short breaks in our 1530AM service this afternoon, Sunday 23rd Oct. The boffins are tinkering! We appreciate your patience while they carry out their work.

Album of the Week: Journeyman by David Ferrard

The Celtic Music Radio CD Album of the Week commencing Saturday 24 September is the new offering from Edinburgh based singer-songwriter David Ferrard called ‘Journeyman.’ Alex Jenkins talks to David about his new CD and his music. David is a Scottish-American singer-songwriter and folk musician based in Edinburgh.  Born to a Scottish father and an American …

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