Folk Club With Colum Sands [Radio Ulster]

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20080105Colum Sands presents traditional and contemporary folk music.

Colum selects the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song.

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20110205Colum Sands presents an international line up from the 18th Celtic Connections Festival in Glasgow, featuring Emily Smith and Mick West, and New Nordic quartet Samling.

20110212Colum Sands presents the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song. Including live studio guests, concert performances and news from music venues around the country.

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20130817Colum Sands presents Co Tyrone traditional singer Bernadette Morris and, from Denmark, Marianne Green and her band recorded live at the Fiddler's Green Festival in Rostrevor.

20150307Colum Sands presents traditional and contemporary folk music and song. Live studio guests, concert performances, the latest on CD and vinyl, plus news from music venues.

20150315Colum presents the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song, plus studio guests, concert performances, new releases and vintage vinyl.

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Colum presents the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song, plus studio guests, concert performances, new releases and vintage vinyl.

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20150405Colum Sands presents a special Easter edition of the programme, featuring Kieran Goss and Frances Black recorded live at Belfast's Grand Opera House.

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20150517Colum presents the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song. Featuring performances from Sara Watkins, Aoife O'Donovan and Sarah Jarosz.

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20150726Colum presents live music from the 29th Fiddler's Green International Festival. Among those on stage are Rose Brennan, Cup O'Joe, Brona McVittie, Rob Mehl, Oscail.

20150802Colum Sands presents two hours of traditional and contemporary music. Featuring Andy Irvine, recorded live at the 29th Fiddler's Green International Festival.

20150809Colum Sands presents two hours of traditional and contemporary music. Featuring a concert performance from Seamus Begley.

20150816Colum Sands presents two hours of traditional and contemporary music. Featuring a concert performance from Danu and tracks from Cuig and Bríd Harper.

20150823Colum Sands presents two hours of traditional and contemporary music. Featuring live performances from the 29th Fiddler's Green Festival.

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20150913Colum presents the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song. Plus Phil Coulter recorded live in concert.

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20151004Belfast songwriter Gerry Creen joins Colum with songs from his new album My Shoes.

Plus, tracks from new albums by Antoine MacGabhainn, Karen Matheson, Les Barker, Philip Henry and Hannah Martin.

Belfast songwriter Gerry Creen joins Colum with songs from his new album My Shoes.

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20151101Folk Club ushers in November with music and stories from Mary Dillon, The Voice Squad, Buille, Geordie Hanna, Sinead Stone and more.

20151108Colum presents the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song, plus studio guests, concert performances, new releases and vintage vinyl.
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20151122Colum is joined in the studio by ex-Strawbs guitarist Brian Willoughby singer Cathryn Craig.

20151129Colum presents the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song. In this show, he revisits a chat with late singer/songwriter Ron Hynes.

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20151220Colum presents the first of two special programmes celebrating traditional and contemporary music and song recorded by BBC Radio Ulster over the past 40 years.

20151227Colum presents the second of two special programmes celebrating traditional and contemporary music and song recorded by BBC Radio Ulster over the past 40 years.

20160103Colum presents the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song.

Colum selects the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song.

20160110Colum is joined by talented Loughbrickland sisters Aoife and Eimear Devlin, and there are tracks from Dick Gaughan, Martin Hayes, Cup o' Joe and Christy Moore.

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20160124Colum presents the best folk music and song. Including a selection of live performances from the 2016 Celtic Connections Festival.

Colum is at the 2016 Celtic Connections Festival.

Colum selects the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song.

20160131Colum presents more from the 2016 Celtic Connections Festival.

Colum selects the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song.

This edition of Folk Club features more from the 2016 Celtic Connections Festival, featuring Fiona Hunter, Arthur Johnston, Daimh and Sketch.

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20160214Colum Sands talks to Colin Magee, director of the Belfast Nashville Songwriters Festival.

Colum selects the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song.

20160221Colum Sands is joined by Cathal O'Neill to share songs carried across the generations on his new album, "Inherited". New releases too from The Gloaming, William Jackson, Jarleth Henderson and Good Morning to Your Nightcap.

Colum presents the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song, plus studio guests, concert performances, new releases and vintage vinyl.

Colum Sands is joined by Cathal O'Neill to share songs carried across the generations on his new album, ""Inherited"". New releases too from The Gloaming, William Jackson, Jarleth Henderson and Good Morning to Your Nightcap.

Colum is joined by Cathal O'Neill and plays tracks from his new album, Inherited.

Colum selects the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song.

20160228Ruadhrai O'Kane visits Folk Club, plus tracks from Sean Keane, Shane McAleer and many more

Colum selects the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song.

20160306Moya Brennan joins Colum Sands with stories and music across the years.

Colum selects the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song.

One of the great voices of Irish song Moya Brennan joins Colum Sands with stories and music across the years including their memories of a first meeting as youngsters in a talent competition in Letterkenny! Songs and tunes as well to help turn the soil for a new springtime with Buttons and Bows, Stan Rogers, Aoife Clancy, Jarleth Henderson, Bernadette Morris, The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc,Paul Brady and many more.

20160313Colum is joined by English folk singer Reg Meuross.

Colum selects the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song.

Colum presents the best traditional and contemporary folk. His guest this week is English folk singer Reg Meuross.

Colum presents the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song, plus studio guests, concert performances, new releases and vintage vinyl.

20160320Folk Club celebrates World Storytelling Day with a great sprinkling of tales.

Colum selects the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song.

20160327Colum revisits a wonderful musical gathering in Blackstaff studios.

Colum selects the best traditional and contemporary folk music and song.

Colum Sands is taking a break from the airwaves to go on his own musical travels and on Easter Sunday night he revisits a wonderful musical gathering in Blackstaff studios where the line up included a pair of superb vocal bands from two sides of the Atlantic, The Voice Squad and Red Molly, two highly respected carriers and innovators of traditional music and song from either side of the Irish Sea, Isle of Wight accordion virtuoso Karen Tweed and traditional singer Len Graham and, last but not least, two brilliantly creative young bands from either side of the planet, Tolka from Australia and the boys from Counties Armagh and Tyrone, Cuig. Stay tuned to Folk Club on Sunday nights with Lynette Faye.

Colum Sands is taking a break from the airwaves to go on his own musical travels and on Easter Sunday night he revisits a wonderful musical gathering in Blackstaff studios where the line up included a pair of superb vocal bands from two sides of the Atlantic, The Voice Squad and Red Molly, two highly respected carriers and innovators of traditional music and song from either side of the Irish Sea, Isle of Wight accordion virtuoso Karen Tweed and traditional singer Len Graham and, last but not least, two brilliantly creative young bands from either side of the planet, Tolka from Australia and the boys from Counties Armagh and Tyrone, Cuig. Stay tuned to Folk Club on Sunday nights with Lynette Faye.

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