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Kitchen Party Ceilidh


The Kitchen Party Ceilidh is a weekly hour-long Celtic music radio program playing the best music from Ireland, Scotland, Canada, the US, the UK and everywhere else great Celtic tunes and songs can be found.

The Kitchen Party Ceilidh is a weekly hour-long Celtic music radio program playing the best music from Ireland, Scotland, Canada, the US, the UK and everywhere else great Celtic tunes and songs can be found.


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The Kitchen Party Ceilidh is a weekly hour-long Celtic music radio program playing the best music from Ireland, Scotland, Canada, the US, the UK and everywhere else great Celtic tunes and songs can be found.






KPC 2021 04 04 Podcast

Our 389th episode, which aired on April 4, 2021, and featured part one of our Halfway to Celtic Colours celebration. Kendra & Troy MacGillivray – Father John Angus Rankin’s March, Celtic Colours Live Vol. 8 Dave Gunning & J.P. Cormier – Never Picked Cotton, Celtic Colours Live Vol. 8 Nuala Kennedy – Downtown Troy, Celtic Colours Live Vol. 8 Corrina Hewett & David Milligan – Alan Friendly, Celtic Colours Live Vol. 8 Nicole LeBlanc – A La Clare Fontaine, Celtic Colours Live Vol. 8 Rachel Davis...


KPC 2021 03 28 Podcast

Our 388th episode, which aired on March 28, 2021. Altan – Tommy Peoples/The Road to Cashel/The Repeal of the Union/Richie’s Reel, Local Ground (2021 Reissue) Cathy Jordan & Seamie O’Dowd – I Am of Ireland, single release Danny Diamond & Brian Miller – The Boys of Twenty-Five, Let Fly Mairtin de Cogain – Princess of Queens, single release Sharon Shannon – Glentown, Sharon Shannon Fiddlers2 – Sweetness Of Mary/Captain Campbell/Brenda Stubbert's/Maggie's Pancakes/Superfly, Mirrors of Elsewhere:...


KPC 2021 03 21 Podcast

Our 387th episode, which aired on March 21, 2021, and featured our tribute to the recently departed Joe Burke and Peter Ostroushko. Joe Burke & Charlie Lennon – The Bucks of Oranmore/The Wind That Shakes the Barley, Traditional Music of Ireland Aggie Whyte & Joe Burke – The Road to Skye/The Nightingale, Aggie Whyte Andy McGann, Joe Burke & Felix Dolan – The Moving Cloud/The Skylark, A Tribute to Michael Coleman Andy McGann, Joe Burke & Felix Dolan – The Luckpenny/The Pipe on the Job, A...


KPC 2021 03 07 Podcast

Our 386th episode, which aired on March 7, 2021. Backwest – Galavantin’ Reels, The Long Walk Deluce’s Patent – On the Road, Deluce’s Patent The Yanks – Devanney's Goat/Mighty Keith O'Neill/John Doherty's, The Yanks Great Big Sea – General Taylor, Play CLOSET CLASSIC: Yankee Celtic Consort – Foggy Dew/Tolkein’s Draught, Wander the Wood Drowsy Lads – Banjo Takeover, Everybody In Mairi Rankin & Eric Wright – Isle Inspired, The Cabin Sessions Andy M. Stewart & Manus Lunny – Tae The Weavers's Gin...


KPC 2021 02 28 Podcast

Our 385th episode, which aired on February 28, 2021. Ship in the Clouds – Holly Bush/The New-Mown Meadows/Free & Easy, Ship in the Clouds Karen Matheson – Diamond Ring, Still Time NEW TO YOU: Leahy – Little Moon, Good Water NEW TO YOU: Leahy – Good Water, Good Water Dave MacIsaac – High A. MacDonald’s Favourite Polkas, Celtic Guitar Altan – Andy Dixon’s/Ril Chois Claidigh/The Swilly Reel (Bonus Track), Local Ground 2021 Reissue Arise & Go – The Jewels of the Ocean/The Humours of Tulla/Last...


KPC 2021 02 21 Podcast

Our 384th episode, which aired on February 21, 2021. Frankie Kennedy & Mairead Ni Mhaonaigh – The Cat That Ate the Candle, Altan Dervish – The Cat She Went A-Hunting, Spirit The Pogues – Wild Cats of Kilkenny, Rum Sodomy & The Lash Hamish Imlach – The Dundee Cat, Cod Liver Oil & Orange Juice Joanie Madden – Cat’s Meow/Partners in Crime, A Whistle on the Wind Cherish the Ladies – The Cat Rambles to the Child’s Saucepan/Maire O’Keefe/Harry Bradshaw’s, Out and About Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill...


KPC 2021 02 14 Podcast

Our 383rd episode, which aired on February 14, 2021. Alan Kelly – The Jolly Tinker, After the Morning Karen Matheson – The Aragon Mill, Still Time Old Blind Dogs – The Five Pound Flute/Donald McLennan’s Exercise/What Pain I Have Endured Since Last Year, Legacy Rankin Family – North Country, North Country Christina Smith & Jean Hewson – Sunstroke/The Silver Screen, Fiddle Me This Colm Naughton – The Galway Reel/Richard Dwyer’s/Paddy Fahey’s, The Space Between the Notes House Band –...


KPC 2021 02 07 Podcast

Our 382nd episode, which aired on February 7, 2021. Ship in the Clouds – The Dawn Chorus/The One That Was Lost/The Castlebar Races, Ship in the Clouds Old Man Luedecke – Little Stream of Whiskey, Tender Is The Night Oisin & Conal Hernon – The Calm Before the Storm/Milltown Madness. Across the Sound The Bothy Band – Sixteen Comes Next Sunday, Live in Concert Gerry O’Connor, Gabriel McArdle & Martin Quinn – Traynor’s Rambles/The Rock Reel/Eddie’s Jig Away the Donkey, Jig Away the Donkey Haley...


KPC 2021 01 31 Podcast

Our 381st episode, which aired on January 31, 2020. Tim Edey – The American Polka, Locked in a Box NEW TO YOU: Karen Matheson – Recovery, Still Time Martin Hayes – The Road to Gary/Big Pat, Live at the NCH 2020 David Wilkie – The Colorado Trail, Cowboy Celtic Joe Burke & Charlie Lennon – Pat Burke’s/Fraher’s, Traditional Music of Ireland Joe Burke, Michael Cooney & Terry Corcoran – Aggie Whyte’s/Miss Thornton’s, Happy to Meet Sorry to Part Jack Talty – The Heathery Breeze/Rakish Paddy, In...


KPC 2021 01 24 Podcast

Our 380th episode, which aired on January 24, 2021. Ship in the Clouds – Tae the Beggin’/The Bird in the Bush, Ship in the Clouds Karine Polwart – King of Birds, Traces Kevin Crawford – Dillon’s Fancy/Maids in the Meadow/Toss the Feathers, The D Flute Album Mary McPartlan – Slieve Gallion Braes, The Holland Handkerchief CLOSET CLASSIC: Slainte – Gander in the Pratie Hole/Morrison’s Jig/Drowsy Maggie, Slainte Eileen Ivers – Flowing Tide/Crock of Gold/Julia Delaney’s, Eileen Ivers Kinnaris...


KPC 2021 01 17 Podcast

Our 379th episode, which aired on January 17, 2021, our Annual Outer Reaches show. Frigg – Hakkisen Riili, FriggXX Le Vent du Nord – Adieu du Village, Territories Rapalje – Crowley’s Reel/The Mountain Road, Diamonds Barrule – Yn Ven-ainshter Dewil (The Cruel Mistress), Manannan’s Cloak Alan Stivell – Reflets Adskedoù Reflections, Human/Kelt Milladoiro – Alborada de Verín, Auga de Maio Karen & Helene – Skøn Sired, Solen Ffynnon – Cherries, Adar Gwylltion Vishten – Esprit Du Bon Vin, Vishten...


KPC 2021 01 10 Podcast

Our 378th episode, which aired on January 10, 2021. Tempest – Coalminers, Live from Soundtek Studios Katie McNally Trio – Fletch Taylor/Marcel Aucoin/Matthew Robinson’s, Now More Than Ever Interview with Katie McNally Katie McNally Trio – June’s Right Arm/Cape Town Hustle, Now More Than Ever Tempest – Lahard Chase, Live on the Air Interview with Lief Sorbye of Tempest Tempest – Nine Points of Roguery, Live from Soundtek Studios Tempest – Byker Hill, Live from Soundtek Studios Tempest – Green...


KPC 2021 01 03 Podcast

Our 377th episode, which aired on January 3, 2021. John Whelan – Newtown Bridge/The Kerryman, Come to Dance The Yanks – New Century, Haymaker Mick Moloney – The Clare Hornpipe/The Pride of Moyvane/The Humours of Newcastle West, Mick Moloney with Eugene O’Donnell Tickle Harbour – The Banks of Newfoundland, Battery Included Katie McNally Trio – McNallys of Frances Hill/Millers of Newbury, The Boston States Paul MacNeil & Jamie MacInnis – Newmarket House, Fosgail an Dorus Nuala Kennedy – The...


KPC 2020 12 27 Podcast

Our 376th episode, which aired on December 27, 2020, and featured our year-end review. Caroline Keane – The Gatehouse Maid/Arkle Mountain/The Strawberry Blossom, Shine John Doyle – The Path of Stones, The Path of Stones Tim Edey – Fields of Gold, single release J.P. Cormier – Us, unreleased Enda Scahill/David Howley/Russ Carson/Tim Edey – The Cameronian/The Doon, unreleased The Dardanelles – Double Sledder Lad, In the Spring That’s the Time Rura – Elliott’s, Live at the Old Fruitmarket Jim...


KPC 2020 12 20 Podcast

Our 375th episode, which aired on December 20, 2020. The Byrne Brothers – Carol of the Bells, single release Billow Wood – All the Ways You Wander, single release Rig the Jig – Christmas Eve/Lucy Campbell/Reel of Rio, Stormy Brew Jordan Musycsyn – Christmas in Cape Breton, Around the Fire Kettle of Fish – I Saw Three Ships, Celtic Christmas Matthey Byrne – Falling Snow, Sing Through the Earth & Skies Maighread Ni Dhomhnaill & Donal Lunny – Third Carol For Christmas Day, Windham Hill Celtic...


KPC 2020 12 13 Podcast

Our 374th episode, which aired on December 13, 2020, and focused on canine-themed songs and tunes. Darren McMullen – Rex & Rudy’s Reels, Shoes for Molly Danu – Mr. McGrath, Ten Thousand Miles Sharon Shannon & The Woodchoppers – Hounds of Letterfrack, Live in Galway Silly Wizard – Wi’ My Dog & My Gun, So Many Partings Jerry Read Smith – The Dancing Dog Jig/The Blarney Pilgrim, The Strayaway Child Jerry Holland – The Donegal Set, Jerry Holland & Friends The Chieftains – The Dogs Among the...


KPC 2020 12 06 Podcast

Our 373rd episode, which aired on December 6, 2020. Alan Reid & Rachel Conlan – The Craoibhin's Salute/The '98, A Quare Yield Matthew Byrne – The Banks of Newfoundland, In Concert with the Lady Cove Women’s Choir The Dardanelles – Kelly Russell’s/The Crosses Of Annagh/The Girl From Pennsylvania, In the Spring That’s the Time The Dardanelles – The Badger Drive, In the Spring That’s the Time Interview with Matthew Byrne of the Dardanelles The Dardanelles – Father’s Jig/Who Stole The Miners...


KPC 2020 11 29 Podcast

Our 372nd episode, which aired on November 29, 2020. The Dardanelles – Reel De la Pistroli/The Northern Flicker/Wedding Up to Mallard, In the Spring That’s the Time Tim Edey – Winds and Tides Permitting, single release Katie McNally Trio – Compliments To Bob McIntyre/Humours Of Westport/Lad O’ Beirne/Hommage À Leanne Hebert, Now More Than Ever Jim Hanlon – Seventeen, unreleased Mary Beth Carty – Cape Breton Medley, Big Turnips Vol. 2 Beginish – The Goosebury Bush, Stormy Weather Golden Bough...


KPC 2020 11 22 Podcast

Our 371st episode, which aired on November 22, 2020. The Chieftains – Boil the Breakfast Early, Chieftains 9: Boil the Breakfast Early Packie Dolan & The Melody Boys – A Drink in the Morn, Ballinasloe Fair: Early Irish Music in America Brenda Stubbert – The Complimentary Breakfast Set, Some Tasty Tunes Solas – Pastures of Plenty, Reunion: A Decade of Solas Gillian Head – Evangeline Breakfast Club, Tidal Gaelic Storm – Breakfast at Lady A.’s, Herding Cats Francis MacDonald – Dòmhnull...


KPC 2020 11 15 Podcast

Our 370th episode, which aired on November 15, 2020. Clandestine – Lucy Cassidy, The Ale is Dear Karan Casey – Ballad of Accounting, Songlines James Keane – Gallagher's/The Old Torn Petiticoat (I Got In Mullingar)/The Dawn, That’s the Spirit Mary Jane Lamond – Òran Luaidh (A Milling Song from Lachie Dan N. MacLellan), Storas Dordan – Three Reels, Celtic Aire Tannahill Weavers – Summer in America/Biddy from Sligo, Passage Tim Edey – Out on the Ocean/Trippin’ Up the Stairs, single release...