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The Celtic Punkcast Presents the London Celtic Punks 10 Year Anniversary Special

The Celtic Punkcast Presents the London Celtic Punks 10 Year Anniversary Special

August 19, 2019

Hi everyone and welcome to a special bonus episode of the Celtic Punkcast, celebrating ten years of service from the lads over at the London Celtic Punks site! The fine crew from LCP have given me a list of songs too play and without further adieu here they are:

 

THE BIBLECODE SUNDAYS 'Disorganised Crime'

THE WAKES 'Never Again'

ANTO MORRA 'London Irish'

 

THE LAGAN - 'A Song For Jim'

BLACK WATER COUNTY 'Under Skies Of Black And Blue'

NECK 'Everybody's Welcome To The Hooley!'

 

THE ROUGHNECK RIOT 'Ignorance Is Easy'

MATILDA'S SCOUNDRELS 'Bottles Of Rum'

THE CRAICHEADS 'Greeting From Another Land'

 

CLAN OF CELTS 'Please Don't Send Me Home'

 

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Celtic Punkcast Episode 29: August 2019

Celtic Punkcast Episode 29: August 2019

August 6, 2019

Hey everybody, welcome to the August 2019 show, hope everyone is keeping well and is ready to listen to some great music from 5 different continents and countries as diverse as Australia, The USA, Brazil, Indonesia, Canada, Finland, Germany, France, Scotland and Ireland. This month features a listeners choice, and it's from Matthew Dodd and a whole heap of kick arse songs. Track list is below.

 

THE McMINERS 'County Cross'

 

CAPTAIN TRACTOR 'Up The Hill'

CATGUT MARY 'Shag On A Rock'

CUTTHROAT SHAMROCK 'Down On My Luck'

 

FLOGGING MOLLY 'Salty Dog'

THE O'REILLY'S AND THE PADDYHATS 'Boys On The Green'

ALESTORM 'Shipwrecked'

 

LISTENERS CHOICE by Matthew Dodd:

THE IRISH ROVERS 'The Orange And The Green'

THE BLOODY IRISH BOYS 'Going Back To Ireland'

DROPKICK MURPHYS (F)lannigan's Ball

 

CELKILT 'The Best I Can'

THE DIRTY GLASS 'Good Morning Eli'

REDHILL RATS 'Older'

 

THE PORTERS 'We Call It Punk'

BENNY MAYHEM 'Bulwer Street Waltz'

COCKSWAIN 'Come Have A Drink With Me'

 

FINNEGANS HELL 'Shane MacGowans Grave'

 

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Celtic Punkcast Episode 28: July 2019

Celtic Punkcast Episode 28: July 2019

July 7, 2019

G'day again everyone, back again with another podcast. July already! This year is halfway in the books and there's some great music coming out from across the globe. Great show again this month, with Canadian band The Stanfields being the featured artist and some new tunes from a few bands as well. Let's dive into the song list.

 

KILMAINE SAINTS 'Quick March'

 

DREADNOUGHTS 'Poutine'

THE PUBLICANS 'Dublin Stagg'

THE YOUNG DUBLINERS 'We The Mighty'

 

CAPTAIN JACKS ARMY 'Just Dance'

ORTHODOX CELTS 'I Wish You The Very Worst'

THE KREELERS 'Saints And Sinners'

 

FEATURED ARTIST: THE STANFIELDS

'Fight Song'

'The Road To Guysborough'

'Ship To Shore'

 

THE RUMPLED 'Grace O'Malley'

BLACK TARTAN CLAN 'Standing Strong'

SYDNEY CITY TRASH 'Aiming To Sin (Unscrew The Whiskey)'

 

GYPSY VANNER 'South Australia'

THE MUCKERS 'Let's All Go To The Bar'

FIDDLERS GREEN'One Fine Day'

 

THE TOSSERS - 'Aye Sir'

 

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Celtic Punkcast Episode 27: June 2019

Celtic Punkcast Episode 27: June 2019

June 8, 2019

Hi again everybody, welcome back to the Celtic Punkcast. Unfortunately I was a bit late getting this episode out due to circumstances beyond my control but hopefully you'll think this months show is worth the wait because there's some killer music in this one, including some new tracks from some European artists and the return of Listeners Choice. Track list is below and don't forget i'm selling t shirts and stickers on facebook too.

 

SELFISH MURPHY - 'After Crying'

 

THE PORTERS - 'The Rising Of The Moon'

THE FATTY FARMERS - 'The American Dream'

BLOOD OR WHISKEY - 'Time Over Time'

 

FLATFOOT 56 - 'Penny'

THE CLAN - 'Rebel Town'

THE RAMSHACKLE ARMY - 'One Tree Hill'

 

LISTENERS CHOICE - ERIN KELLY

DROPKICK MURPHYS - 'I'm Shipping Up To Boston'

THE REAL McKENZIES 'Stephens Green'

RAISE MY KILT 'The Wild Rover' 

 

AMADAN'Another Brass Rail'

CRAIC THE LENS 'Play White Noise'

PIPES AND PINTS 'Fist Of Defiance'

 

THE LUCKY TROLLS 'Dirty Old Jack'

BLACK RAWK DOG 'Shine And Fun'

THE DRINK HUNTERS 'Warriors Soul'

 

FLATCAPS AND FISTICUFFS 'Royals'

 

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Celtic Punkcast Episode 26: May 2019

Celtic Punkcast Episode 26: May 2019

May 5, 2019

Hello once again from Punkcast Central overlooking the spectacular Grampians mountain range here in Victoria, Australia. Another month and now 26 episodes down. A regular show feature, the featured artist, returns for the first time this year and it's Minnesota's Langer's Ball who won the twitter poll, beating out three other great bands. Lot's of great tracks from across the globe this month, and don't forget I'm selling t shirts and shit now too so jump on and grab one. Anyway here's the track list for this month:

 

THE MUDMEN 'Pipers Rant'

 

THE DEAD SOUTH'The Dead South'

THE PORTERS 'Son Of This Town'

THE TEMPLARS OF DOOM 'Chinese Rock'

 

BRUTUS' DAUGHTERS 'Fake Pot Of Gold'

RAISE MY KILT '1982'

THE PUBCRAWLERS 'Dead Men Tell No Tales'

 

FEATURED ARTIST - THE LANGERS BALL

'Cork Dry Gin'

'I'll Tell Me Ma'

'Kick Around'

 

MOSCHE DI VELLUTO GRIGIO 'Glasgow Town'

CAPTAIN TRACTOR 'Dublin Lullaby'

THE BOTTLERS 'Take Back The Streets'

 

THE STANFIELDS - 'Run The Banks'

BLACKBEARDS TEA PARTY 'Leviathan'

DROPKICK MURPHYS 'Echoes On 'A' Street'

 

BLACK ANEMONE 'Sing Along For The Unlucky Ones'

 

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Celtic Punkcast Episode 25: April 2019

Celtic Punkcast Episode 25: April 2019

April 5, 2019

G'day everyone, hope you're all recovered from the Celtic celebrations of March, the celebration is still going here at Punkcast Central however as it's the shows second birthday! To celebrate I have a great line up of music, a new feature called 'Listeners Choice' and a few other things I'm working on. I also have a few tee shirts and stickers available right here on the Facebook shop. Ok without any more rambling than is necessary here's this months playlist:

 

BLAGGARDS 'Kerfuffleful'

 

DRUNKEN DOLLY - 'Hold On'

IN FOR A PENNY - 'Fore The Devil'

SMZB - 'Scream For Life'

 

THE CURRENCY - 'Victoria Rose'

THE McMINERS - 'Left Behind'

BACKSEAT HOOLIGANS - 'Battered Mug'

 

LISTENERS CHOICE as selected by WALDO KINKSMARKHAM

FIRKIN - 'Hold My Beer'

THE CLOVES AND THE TOBACCO - 'Too Much Trouble'

SIR REG - 'Far Away'

 

FLOGGING MOLLY - 'Drunken Lullabies'

MICKY RICKSHAW - 'Home In Song'

THE CLOSET SQUATTERS 'Her And I'

 

THE GO SET 'Bones'

ALESTORM 'Drink'

KRAKIN KELLYS 'We Are The Freaks'

 

THE FIGHTING JAMESONS 'Year Gone By'

 

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Celtic Punkcast Episode 24: March 2019 Supersized Show

Celtic Punkcast Episode 24: March 2019 Supersized Show

March 2, 2019

Myttin da! Welcome to the second ever supersized March edition of the Celtic Punkcast. This monthe the show is twice as big as a normal episode, meaning I've crammed as much great music as I can into almost 2 hours. Play this one loud on St Paddy's and St Pirans Day! Here's the tracks from some of the biggest names in the celtic/folk punk genre.

 

THE GOBSHITES 'Swallowtail Jig'

 

THE MAHONES - 'The Wild Rover'

THE SKELS 'Raggle Taggle Gypsy'

THE VANDON ARMS'Muirsheen Durkin'

 

ALTERNATIVE ULSTER 'The Parting Glass'

BLACK ANEMONE 'Drunken Sailor'

BRACE YOURSELF BRIDGET 'Whiskey In The Jar'

 

DROPKICK MURPHYS'Fields Of Athenry'

GAELIC STORM 'Johnny Jump Up'

IRISH MOUTARDE 'The Wearing Of The Green'

 

ORTHODOX CELTS 'Rare Old Mountain Dew'

T.C. COSTELLO'Botany Bay'

THE KREELERS 'Boys Of The Old Brigade'

 

THE POGUES 'Leaving Of Liverpool'

THE TOSSERS 'Mairi's Wedding'

THE TEMPLARS OF DOOM'Wrap The Green Flag'

 

1916 'All For Me Grog'

BLACK TARTAN CLAN 'Banks Of The Roses'

CHARM CITY SAINTS 'Come Out Ye Black And Tans'

 

FIDDLERS GREEN 'I'll Tell Me Ma'

HANDSOME YOUNG STRANGERS 'The Green Fields Of France'

KILMAINE SAINTS 'Finnegans Wake'

 

SAINT BUSHMILLS CHOIR 'The Foggy Dew'

THE LANGERS BALL - 'Galway Races'

THE YOUNG DUBLINERS 'The Rocky Road To Dublin'

 

BLAGGARDS 'Irish Rover'

DREADNOUGHTS - 'Katie Bar The Door'

FIFFIN MARKET 'The Night Pat Murphy Died'

 

PUDDLES PITY PARTY & CAIT O'RIORDAN'I'm A Man You Don't Meet Everyday'

NECK 'Star Of The County Down'

SELFISH MURPHY'The Auld Triangle'

 

THE DUBLINERS'Molly Malone'

 

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Celtic Punkcast Episode 23: February 2019

Celtic Punkcast Episode 23: February 2019

February 2, 2019

G'day everyone, hope you're surviving wherever you are, between record heatwaves here in Australia through to insane cold snaps in North America the world is truly going a bit mad. Let's play some songs to get you all in a better mood. Here's this months track list.

 

BRACE YOURSELF BRIDGET'Julia Delaneys'

 

FOX 'N' FIRKIN'Too Hip For 4ZZZ'

PIPES AND PINTS 'Raise Our Flag'

TC COSTELLO 'The Ballad Of Being Born In A Bar'

 

THE LANGERS BALL 'Dirty Old Town'

THE ROYAL SPUDS 'Skipping Stones'

FIDDLERS GREEN 'No Anthem'

 

NYAH FEARTIES 'Glen Ashdale Falls'

SMOKEY BASTARD 'Cheer Up Love (Worse Things Happen At Sea) Pt III'

THE LAGAN 'Sailing East'

 

THE PEELERS 'The Glen Will Rise Again'

HANDSOME YOUNG STRANGERS 'Poor Ned'

PIRATE COPY 'Reckless Alice'

 

ROUGHNECK RIOT 'Parasites'

THE MAHONES 'A Great Night On The Lash'

AULD CORN BRIGADE 'Star Of County Down'

 

CRAIC 'Irish Rover'

 

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Celtic Punkcast Episode 22: January 2019

Celtic Punkcast Episode 22: January 2019

January 5, 2019

Hi everyone and welcome to 2019! Thanks for joining me for another year, I'm looking forward to bringing you some fantastic music over the next 12 months. The podcast grew at a really pleasing rate last year and I'm hoping that trend continues. Thanks to my mates at London Celtic Punks for their continued support, hoping to be able to do more stuff with those guys as the year progresses as well as a few other things I have up my sleeve for 2019. There's a whole lot of great music on this months show, here's the playlist:

 

ST. BUSHMILLS CHOIR 'The Secret Set (Drowsy Maggie/Star Of Munster)'

 

DUST RHINOS 'Jedi Drinking Song'

THE POGUES 'Body Of An American'

SCRUM 'Whiskey Lullaby'

 

BEERCANDU 'My Way'

SCOTCH 'Last In The Bar'

THE CRAICHEADS 'Leave Me Alone'

 

THE PIKEYS 'Drunk In Cardiff'

THE TAN AND SOBER GENTLEMEN 'The Day Has Come'

THE GRINNING BARRETTS 'Rising Of The Moon'

 

HOIST THE COLOURS 'Something More Than This'

THE BOTTLERS 'Up She Rises'

THE GO SET - 'Union Man'

 

THE REAL McKENZIES 'Chip'

CLAN OF CELTS 'Stacey Lawlor'

BODH'AKTAN 'Heave Away'

 

MR. IRISH BASTARD 'Time After Time'

 

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Celtic Punkcast Bonus Episode: Top 10 albums Of 2018

Celtic Punkcast Bonus Episode: Top 10 albums Of 2018

December 15, 2018

Hi everyone, I thought I'd drop a little something extra this year for December in addition to the Christmas Special, it's my top 10 albums of 2018 as judged by me and my old kelpie Banji. Some fantastic music came out this year and I swapped a lot of these artists albums positions around many a time before settling on the final rankings. Rankings are always suggestive so if you disagree with my list then feel free to let me know yours. Here's the rankings/playlist:

 

10: ALTERNATIVE ULSTER 'No Queen, No Crown' from the album 'BOOBIES BANJOS BEER AND BAGPIPES'.

9: THE LANGERS BALL 'No Irish Need Apply' from the album 'HARD TIMES IN THE COUNTRY'.

8: THE O'RIELLYS AND THE PADDYHATS 'Green Blood' from the album 'GREEN BLOOD'.

7: BASTARD BEARDED IRISHMEN'Pirates Of Three Rivers' from the album 'DRINKIN TO THE DEAD'.

6: MR. IRISH BASTARD 'Oliver Cromwells Head' from the album 'THE DESIRE FOR REVENGE'.

5: KRACKIN KELLYS 'Anarchy In The Double K' from the album 'PROMISED LAND'.

4: SIR REG 'Don't Let Go' from the album 'THE UNDERDOGS'.

3: MEDUSAS WAKE 'Hobart Sailor' from the album 'RASCALS AND ROGUES'.

2: THE RUMJACKS - 'The Foreman O'Rourke' from the album 'SAINTS PRESERVE US'.

1: THE MUCKERS - 'Black Irish' from the album 'ONE MORE STOUT'.

 

So there it is. Any thoughts send them to me on twitter, facebook or via email and i look forward to more great music in the new year.

Muer ras,

Gareth & Banji.