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Horse With a Heart (1989)Edit

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Horse With a Heart

  1. The Curlew/McDermott's/Three Scones of Boxty/Unnamed Reel
  2. The Lass of Glenshee
  3. Con Cassidy's & Neil Gow's Highlands/Moll and Tiarna/Mcsweeney's Reels
  4. The Road to Durham
  5. An t-Oileán Úr
  6. An Grianán/Horse With a Heart
  7. A Bhean Udaí Thall
  8. Welcome Home Gráinne/Con McGinley's
  9. Tuirse Mo Chroí
  10. Come Ye by Atholl/Kitty O'Connor
  11. An Feochán
  12. Paddy's Trip to Scotland/Dinky's/The Shetland Fiddler

The Red Crow (1990)Edit

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The Red Crow

  1. Yellow Tinker/Lady Montgomery/The Merry Harriers
  2. Con Cassidy's/Dusty Millar
  3. The Flower of Magherally
  4. Brenda Stubbert's/Breen's/The Red Box
  5. Inis Dhún Rámha
  6. Jimmy Lyon's/The Teelin/The Red Crow/The Broken Bridge
  7. Moll Dubh A'ghleanna
  8. The Wedding Jig/Hiudaí Gallagher's March/James Byrne's/Mickey Doherty's/Welcome Home Grainne
  9. Mallaí Chroichshli
  10. Tommy Bhetty's Waltz
  11. The Emyvale/Ríl Gan Ainm/The Three Merry Sisters of Fate

Harvest Storm (1992)Edit

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Harvest Storm

  1. Pretty Peg/New Ships a Sailing/The Bird's Nest/The Man From Bundoran
  2. Dónal Agus Mórag
  3. King of the Pipers
  4. Seamus O'Shanahan's/Walking in Liffey Street
  5. Mo Choill
  6. The Snowy Path
  7. Drowsy Maggie/Rakish Paddy/Harvest Storm
  8. Sí Do Mhaimeo Í
  9. McFarley's/Mill Na Máidí
  10. The Rosses Highlands
  11. A Nobleman's Wedding
  12. Bog an Lochain/Margaree Reel/The Humours of Westport
  13. Dobbin's Flowery Vale

Island Angel (1993)Edit

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Island Angel

  1. Tommy Peoples/The Windmill/Fintan McManus's
  2. Bríd Óg Ní Mháille
  3. Fermanagh Highland/Donegal Highland/John Doherty's/King George IV
  4. An Mhaighdean Mhara
  5. Andy De Jarlis/Ingonish/Mrs. McGhee
  6. Humours of Andytown/Kylebrack Rambler
  7. Dúlamán
  8. Mazurka
  9. The Jug of Punch
  10. Glory Reel/The Heathery Cruach
  11. An Cailín Gaelach
  12. Drumnagarry/Pirrie Wirrie/Big John's
  13. Aingeal an Oileáin/Island Angel

First Ten Years (1995)Edit

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First Ten Years

  1. Pretty Peg/New Ships A-Sailing/The Bird's Nest/The
  2. Andy De Jarlis/Ingonish/Mrs. McGhee
  3. Ceol A'phiobaire
  4. The Wedding Jig/Hiudai Gallagher's March/James Byr
  5. Donal Agus Morag
  6. Tommy Bhetty's Waltz
  7. Fermanagh Highland/Donegal Highland/John Doherty's
  8. An Feochan
  9. Mazurka
  10. The Cat That Ate the Candle/Over the Water to Bess
  11. Brid Og Ni Mhaille
  12. Drowsy Maggie/Rakish Paddy/Harvest Storm
  13. Citi Na Gcumann
  14. Tommy Peoples'/The Windmill/Fintan McManus's
  15. Dobbin's Flowery Vale

Blackwater (1996)Edit

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  1. Johnny Boyle's/King of the Pipers
  2. Dark Haired Lass/Biddy From Muckross/Sean Maguire's
  3. A Stor a Stor a Ghra
  4. Strathspey/Con McGinley's/The Newfoundland Reel
  5. Ta Me 'Mo Shui
  6. An Gasur Mor/Bunker Hill/Dogs Among the Bushes
  7. Molly Na gCuach Ni Chuilleanain
  8. Jenny Picking Cockles/Farewell to Leitrim/John Doherty's
  9. Ar Bhruach Na Carriage Baine
  10. The Dance of the Honeybees
  11. Blackwaterside
  12. A Tune for Frankie

Runaway Sunday (1997)Edit

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Runaway Sunday

  1. Súil Ghorm
  2. John Doherty's Reels
  3. Caide Sin Don Te Sin?
  4. Germans
  5. Clan Ranald/J.B.'s Reel/Paddy Mac's Reel/Kitty Sheáin's
  6. I Wish My Love Was a Red Rose
  7. Mazurka
  8. Australian Waters
  9. A Moment in Time
  10. Ciaran's Capers
  11. Citi Ni Eadhra
  12. Flood in the Holm/Scots Mary/The Dancer's Denial
  13. Gleanntian Ghlas Ghaoth Dobhair
  14. Time Has Passed

Another Sky (2000)Edit

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Another Sky

  1. Beidh Aonach Amárach (There's a Fair Tomorrow)
  2. Green Grow the Rushes
  3. The King of Meenasillagh/Lamey's/The High Fiddle Reel
  4. Island Girl
  5. Eoghainín Ó Ragadáin
  6. Ten Thousand Miles
  7. Gusty's Frolics/Con's Slip Jig/The Pretty Young Girls of Carrick/The Humours of Whiskey
  8. Girl From the North Country
  9. The Verdant Braes of Screen
  10. The Dispute at the Crossroads/Columba Ward's/Siuns Reel
  11. Tiocfaidh an Samhradh (Summer Will Come)
  12. The Ookpik Waltz
  13. The Waves of Gola

The Blue Idol (2002)Edit

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The Blue Idol

  1. Daily Growing
  2. Uncle Rat
  3. Roaring Water
  4. The Pretty Young Girl
  5. The Blue Idol/The Butcher's March
  6. The Gatehouse Maid/The Ashplant/The Trip to Cullenstown
  7. Cuach Mo Lun Dubh Buí
  8. Mother's Delight/Ormond Sound/Mike Hoban's Reel
  9. The Low Highland/Moneymusk/Duncan Davidson Highlands/The Wild Irishman Reel
  10. The Sea-Apprentice Boy
  11. Sláinte Theilinn (A Health to Teelin)
  12. An Cailín Deas Óg
  13. Comb Your Hair and Curl It/Gweebarra Bridge

Local Ground (2005)Edit

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Local Ground

  1. Éirigh 's Cuir Ort Do Chuid Éadaigh (Arise Now and Dress Yourself)
  2. Tommy Peoples/The Road to Cashel/The Repeal of the Union/Richie's Reel
  3. Is the Big Man Within?/Tilly Finn's Reel
  4. Adieu, My Lovely Nancy
  5. Bó Mhín Na Toitean/Con McGinley's Highland/Seanamhach Tube Station
  6. Amhrán Pheadair Bhreathnaigh
  7. The Roseville
  8. As I Roved Out
  9. Sport
  10. The Humours of Castlefin/Nia's Dance/An Dúidín
  11. The Wind and Rain
  12. The Silver Slipper
  13. Dún Do Shúil (Close Your Eyes)

Gleann Nimhe - the Poison Glen (2012)Edit

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Gleann Nimhe - The Poison Glen

  1. A Fig for a Kiss / The Turf Cutter
  2. Seolta Geala
  3. The Ardara Girls / The Backdoor Highlands / Fáscadh Mo Léine (The Wringing of My Shirt) / Reel in A / Ciaran Tourish's Reel
  4. An Ghealóg
  5. Caitlín Triall
  6. The New Rigged Ship / Eddie Curran's Monaghan Twig / Kitty the Hare
  7. The Blackest Crow
  8. The Lancers Jig / The Further in the Deeper
  9. The Lily of the West
  10. The Wheels of the World
  11. Cailín Deas Crúite na mBó
  12. Tommy Potts' Slip Jig
  13. The House on the Corner

Other ReleasesEdit

  1. Soillse Na Nollag from Celtic Christmas (1995)

Other SongsEdit

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  1. A Bhean Udai Thall
  2. A Stór A Stór A Ghrá
  3. Amhran Pheadair Bhreathnaigh
  4. An Cailin Gaelach
  5. Cuach Mo Lon Dubh Bui
  6. Cuach Mo Lon Dubh Buí (Song)
  7. Flower of Magherally
  8. Moll Dubh A' Ghleanna
  9. Ta Mo Chleamhnas a Dheanamh
  10. Thug Me Ruide
  11. Tuirse Mo Chroi
  12. An Clár Bog Déil
  13. An Spealadóir
  14. Iníon A' Bhaoghailligh
  15. Thug Mé Rúide
  16. Thíos I Dteach A' Tórraimh
  17. Tá Mo Chleamhnas a Dhéanamh

Additional information

Years active:

1987 - present

Band members:

  • Mairéad Ní Mhaonaigh
  • Ciarán Curran
  • Ciarán Tourish
  • Dermot Byrne
  • Mark Kelly
  • Dáithí Sproule

Former members:

  • Dónal Lunny
  • Frankie Kennedy
  • Paul O'Shaughnessy

Related artists:

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