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
54 Pieces

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

  • From: WSIU
  • Updated: Jan 11, 2013

Latest Pieces

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Join Celtic Connections this week for an hour of "Celtic Covers" of songs by well-known songwriters and bands, including some pleasant surprises! ...

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  • Added: Dec 14, 2017
  • Length: 58:29
  • Purchases: 11
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Join Celtic Connections for an hour of medleys in this week's all-instrumental program featuring tunes with the word "favourite" in the title. Fea...

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  • Added: Dec 06, 2017
  • Length: 58:28
  • Purchases: 10
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Join Celtic Connections for another hour of New Releases including a wonderful spread of songs and tunes featuring The Drunken Gaugers, Open the Do...

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  • Added: Nov 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:29
  • Purchases: 12
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The Celtic lands all contain seacoasts, and songs reflecting life along the water are often part of the vocal repertoires of singers from these lan...

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  • Added: Nov 22, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 11
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This week on Celtic Connecntions we shine the spotlight on just six new or recent CDs!.

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  • Added: Nov 15, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 13
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Join Celtic Connections this week as we highlight Irish guitar and bouzouki player John Doyle. Doyle is in big demand as a backup player for some ...

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  • Added: Nov 08, 2017
  • Length: 58:34
  • Purchases: 13
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Join Celtic Connections for an hour of new and recent releases that turn up delightful new finds, as recorded by some of the leading bands and perf...

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  • Added: Nov 01, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 14
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Join Celtic Connections this week for songs and tunes that all have something to do with the railroads, dating back to the 1800's featuring John Mc...

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  • Added: Oct 26, 2017
  • Length: 58:28
  • Purchases: 13
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A listener recommended that we put together a program on farming traditions in the music of England, Ireland, and Scotland, so we accepted the chal...

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  • Added: Oct 18, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 15
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How do you tell the difference between a jig and a reel? What makes music "Celtic"? Join us for Celtic Music 101 this week and you might learn so...

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  • Added: Oct 12, 2017
  • Length: 58:27
  • Purchases: 14