Planxty compile new retrospective

Between The Jigs And Reels includes a treasure trove of rarities.

Christy Moore, Andy Irvine and Donal Lunny have personally assembled Planxty: Between The Jigs And Reels, A Retrospective.

Due on October 28, the CD/DVD package combines rare TV appearances and live sets with the pick of their studio recordings.

Arguably the most pioneering of all Irish trad outfits, their fan club includes Johnny Marr, Ed Sheeran and Doves’ Jim Goodwin.

The full track-listing is:

1. True Love Knows No Season (Billy Gray)

2. Pat Reilly

3. Sí Bheag, Sí Mhór

4. Follow Me Up To Carlow

5. Băneasă’s Green Glade / Mominsko Horo

6. The Aconry Lasses / The Old Wheels Of The World / The Spike Island Lasses

7. The Pursuit Of Farmer Michael Hayes

8. Accidentals / Aragon Mill

9. The Irish Marche

10. The Rambling Siúler

11. The Well Below The Valley

12. Junior Crehan’s Favourite / Corney Is Coming (Reels)

13. Roger O’Hehir

14. Smeceno Horo

15. The West Coast Of Clare

16. Nancy Spain

17. Timedance


1. The Blacksmith / Blacksmithereens

2. Three Drunken Maidens / The Foxhunter’s Reel

3. When First Unto This Country

4. Sweet Thames Flow Softly

5. The Gold Ring (Jig)

6. Hey! Sandy

7. Kitty Gone A Milking / Music Of The Forge (Reels)

8. Only Our Rivers Run Free

9. Raggle Taggle Gypsy / Tabhair Dom Do Lámh

10. Three Drunken Maidens / The Foxhunter’s Reel (Reprise)

11. The Good Ship Kangaroo

12. Ride A Mile / Hardiman The Fiddler / The Yellow Wattle (Jigs)

13. The Hackler From Grouse Hall

14. An Bonnán Buí / The West Wind (Reel)

15. The Jolly Beggar

16. Sally Brown

17. Bean Pháidín / Rakish Paddy

18. Little Musgrave

19. East At Glendart / Brian O’Lynn / Pay The Reckoning (Double Jigs)

20. The Lady On The Island / The Gatehouse Maid / The Virginia / Callaghan’s (Reels)

21. As I Roved Out

22. Smeceno Horo

23. Johnny Of Brady’s Lea

24. The Pullet / The Ladies’ Pantalettes (Reels)

25. I Pity The Poor Immigrant

26. Arthur McBride

27. True Love Knows No Season (Billy Gray)

28. Timedance

29. You Rambling Boys Of Pleasure

30. The Good Ship Kangaroo

31. Táimse Im’ Chodladh

32. Thousands Are Sailing

33. The Queen Of The Rushes / Paddy Fahy’s (Jigs)

34. Little Musgrave

35. The Scholar / The Chattering Magpie / Lord McDonald’s / The Virginia / Callaghan’s (Reels)

36. The Cliffs Of Dooneen


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