WSIU

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WSIU Public Radio serves a region of rural southern Illinois known as "Little Egypt". The 30-county region is defined by the Mississippi, Ohio and Wabash Rivers. WSIU signed on the air in September of 1958. WSIU operates FM stations in Carbondale, IL; Mt. Vernon, IL; and Olney , IL. WSIU is also home to the Southern Illinois Radio Information Service providing reading services for the blind and visually impaired.

Series

Caption: Host Bryan Kelso Crow, Credit: Celtic Connections
24 Pieces

Public Radio's Weekly Hour of Music From the Celtic Traditions

  • From: WSIU
  • Updated: Jan 11, 2013

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17-20     5/18/17     Canadian Connections Our friendly neighbors to the north provide all of this week's music, as we sample Canadian Celtic, Fren...

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  • Added: May 10, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
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17-19 5/11/17 Old Favorites This week we raid the record shelves to highlight tracks from no-longer-new releases, some going back several d...

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  • Added: May 04, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 15
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17-18 5/4/17 New Releases The top of the month means it's time to survey music from new and recent releases. Don't miss it!

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  • Added: Apr 27, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
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17-17     4/27/17     Songs of the Selkies In Scottish and Irish mythology, the legend of the selkies figures prominently, the creatures who "live ...

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  • Added: Apr 21, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
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17-16 4/13/17 55 Years of The Chieftains This year marks the 55th anniversary of Ireland's best known traditional music band, The Chieftain...

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  • Added: Apr 13, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 15
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17-15 4/20/17 St. Louis Tionól Preview This year marks the 20th anniversary of the St. Louis Tionól, a weekend of Irish music classes, con...

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  • Added: Mar 30, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 15
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17-14 4/6/17 New Releases We start the month with a roundup of vocals and instrumentals from new and recent releases by Celtic musicians.

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  • Added: Mar 21, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
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17-13 3/30/17 St. David's Day In honor of the patron saint of Wales, we feature an all-Welsh show this week.

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  • Added: Mar 16, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 13
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17-12 3/23/17 Six in the Spotlight Six new CDs are the focus of this week's show, with both vocal and instrumental tracks from each CD.

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  • Added: Mar 09, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 11
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17-11 3/16/17 Back Home in Derry County Derry comes to the foreground this week as we feature songs about Derry, and performers who come from...

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  • Added: Mar 03, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 15