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Celtic Christmas Podcast

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Nov 17, 2019

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Celtic Christmas music from Farsan, The Jig Is Up!, Alexander James Adams, Peat in the Creel, Aizle & Riognach Connolly, A Shamrock in Kudzu, The Wee Heavies, Spencer & Beane, The Selkie Girls, Sarah Marie Mullen, Jil Chambless, Ed Miller, Scooter Muse, Susan Toman, Eira, Heather Dale, Natalie MacMaster, Donnell Leahy, Tommy Sands

Welcome to the Celtic Christmas Podcast. My name is Marc Gunn. I am a Celtic musician and host also of the Irish & Celtic Music Podcast and the Pub Songs Podcast.

My goal is to introduce you to Celtic musicians who are making and sharing Christmas music. This podcast is brought to you by the generosity of our Patrons. Sign up on Patreon to bring more episodes to your ears every November and December leading up to Christmas.


0:02 - "A' Mhisg A Chuir An Nollaig" by Farsan from Farsan
( A-Vishk a cur an knoll-ig)

3:47 - WELCOME

4:25 - "The Holiday Slides" by The Jig Is Up! from A Penny for the Wren

8:11 - "Wintertide" by Alexander James Adams from Wintertide

13:56 - "Merry Christmas Jig, Masters in this Hall, All Around the Holly Tree" by Peat in the Creel from Winter

18:22 - "The Wexford Carol" by Aizle & Riognach Connolly from The Wexford Carol

22:52 - "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen w/ The Lamplighter's Jig" by A Shamrock in Kudzu from Kudzu for Christmas

24:46 - "Court of a King" by The Wee Heavies from A Christmas Minding

28:07 - "Blessed Be That Maid Mairie" by Spencer & Beane from On Christmas Day in the Morning


** If you enjoy this podcast, you might also enjoy our Celtic Christmas playlist on Spotify. I can only play podsafe music here. So there is a more robust list of Celtic Christmas music on our 2019 Spotify playlist.

** If you find a song in this show that you love, you can find out more about the artist by visiting the shownotes at I list the show times and URLs for each artist in the notes.

** The Celtic Christmas Podcast comes out in November and December of each year. And it is now supported by our generous Patrons on Patreon. Your kind and generous pledge to this show pays for the creation, production, and promotion of the podcast. It allows me to share Christmas Cheer through Celtic culture and music.

Here’s how it works.

  1. Follow the link to our Patreon page.
  2. Pick how much you want to pledge from 1 of 6 tiers.
    1. You could get physical CDs, Christmas gifts, and an exclusive Christmas Song Henger podcast to find more about the artists in the show.
  3. Make your pledge per episode.
    1. Remember. I only plan to release 1-2 episodes during the months of November or December.
    2. Cap how much you want to spend each month.
  4. Relax and enjoy Christmas music from the Celts

33:19 - "Upon a Winter's Night" by The Selkie Girls from Winter Lore: Songs of Celtic Christmas

36:49 - "Good King Wenceslas" by Sarah Marie Mullen from In the Moon of Wintertime

39:27 - "Christmas Card" by Jil Chambless, Ed Miller and Scooter Muse from Nollaig Chridheil / Songs of the Christmas Season

40:32 - "The Sussex Carol" by Susan Toman from Angels on High

43:42 - "Taladh Chriosda" by Eira from Glen Tidings

(chal-lad chris-da)

47:40 - "O Come All Ye Faithful" by Heather Dale from Spark

51:24 - "Ding Dong Merrily On High" by Natalie MacMaster|Donnell Leahy from A Celtic Family Christmas

If you enjoyed this show, please LIKE and SHARE this episode. If you found a song you loved in this show, follow the link in the shownotes to support the artists who support this podcast. Buy their music and merch, subscribe to their newsletters, and tell a friend about the great music you found.

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55:53 - “Slainte Mhaith / The Cat In the Attic” by Tommy Sands from To Shorten the Winter - An Irish Christmas

This show is brought to you by Marc Gunn, The Celtfather. Promote Celtic culture through Christmas music at Nollaig Shona Daoibh!

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