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Library of Aethers- 17/10/19

Library of Aethers- 17/10/19

October 17, 2019

Featuring Live Sessions from Tartine De Clous and Jason Steel from the Fishermans Chapel.

Reyardine- Archie Fisher
The Pretty Ploughboy - Walter Pardon

Lor Batche/ Lor Children - Roshi feat. Pars Radio
Zeeba Kenar/ Beautiful Corner - Roshi feat. Pars Radio
When You're Weary - Emily Portman
Dingle Regatta; Father Kelly's jig - The High Level Ranters
The Lakes of Pontchartrain - Planxty

Meadow - Espers
Painbirds- Sparklehorse
Locomotive Breath- Jethro Tull

True Love (For Daniel)- Jason Steel
Amaro Parano Jaha Chay- ANandi Bhattcharya

Tartine De Clous 20 mins
Sal Let Me Chew Your Rosin - The Skillet-Lickers
La Danse de la Limonade - Mrs. Rodney Fruge
Vigilante Man - Ry Cooder

Come Write Me Down, Ye Powers Above- The Copper Family
Byker Hill - The Young Tradition
Dawn of Time -Ore
As I Came in by Huntly Town- Alisdair Roberts

Library of Aethers- 19/10/19

Library of Aethers- 19/10/19

September 19, 2019



Walking the Cow - Daniel Johnston
There Will be a Happy Meeting In Glory- Joseph Spence
Coal Miners Blues- Carter Family

Hands- Lee Hazlewood
Crossing- Jessica Pratt
A Lyke Wake Dirge - Alasdair Roberts
I Wish - Rachel Unthank & The Winterset

Be Kind to Me - Michael Hurley
Tecumseh Valley - Townes Van Zandt
Dawn - Justin Hopper & Sharon Kraus With the Belbury Poly
Standing on the Shore - Anne Briggs
Willie's Lady- Rubus

Live Set:

When You're Older

Prince Heathen- Martin Carthy and Dave Swarbrick
April Rain - Karen Beth
Idumaea - Shirley Collins
Visions of Johanna - Marrianne Faithful

The Small Birds Whistle - Jasper Smith
John of Hazelgreen- Anna & Elizabeth
Zoo Eyes- Aldous Harding

Banks of the Nile- Fotheringay

Library of Aethers- 22/08/19

Library of Aethers- 22/08/19

August 22, 2019

Library of Aethers Presents... Tartine De Clous & Jason Steel at the Fishermen's Chapel on the 13th September 2019, purchase your tickets here,

Rap her to Bank - Bob Davenport and the Rakes
Child Among the Weeds - Mike and Lal Waterson
Hexamshire Lass- Bob Davenport and the Rakes

Cold in Philadelphia - Jason Steel
White Flame - Jason Steel
Bows of London - Stick in the Wheel
Queen of the Heather - June Tabor
Bonny Birdy - Ray Fisher
Radha Enraptured - Anandi Bhattacharya

Hari Awan Ki Awaz -M.S Subbalakshmi
Deep River / Ol' Man River - John Fahey
You Can't Cool off in the Mill Pond; You Can Only Die - John Fahey
To Bio/Come to Me Beloved - Roshi feat. Pars Radio
The Bee Boy's Song - Pamela Wynn Shannon

Idarchan Net - Imarhan
Mabe Cloud - The Rosiemarie Band
Australia - Tim Van Eyken
Sir Richard's Song - Trembling Bells
Poppy Rosa - Jason Steel
Ace of Pentacles - Jason Steel

Brave Marin- Tartine de Clous
Fine Horseman - Mike and Lal Waterson
Lord, Stand By Me - Rev. Gary Davis
Conversation with Death - The Straw Bear Band
You Never Wanted me - Ellen Mary McGee

Figs and Flowers - Sharron Kraus

Library Of Aethers - 22-4-2019

Library Of Aethers - 22-4-2019

May 3, 2019

We play a live session from Cablecar.

Thousands or More - The Copper Family
How can a Poor Man Stand Such Times and Live? - Ry Cooder
Milk White Dove - Kate Waterfield
Bitter Withy - Lisa Knapp
Up Down Around - Melodie Group
Dead Queen - Espers
Holi: Raga Kafi - Lakshmi Shankar

Neil Gow's Lament for his Second Wife- Aly Bain
To Make you Stay - Lal Waterson
The Maid Freed from the Gallows - John Jacob Niles
John Barleycorn - Chris Wood

Rusische sher - Abe Schwartz's Orchestra
Az Vey Dem Tatn - Black Ox Orkestar

Cablecar Session (Michelle Bappoo)

Chalkhill Blue
Artichoke heart
Your Sunrise and Mine
Happy Sad

Our Prayer/Poor Boys a Long Way from Home - Jason Steel
The Devil's Territory - Sufjan Stevens
The Birds Will Stop Their Singing (pt2)- The Deep Dark Woods
Bonny at Morn - Ray Fisher

The Ragged Ram - Knut Buen
The Bonny Miller - Horses Brawl
Buck Dance - Rev Gary Davis
Sugar Baby - Dock Boggs

Sleep on Beloved - Waterson/Carthy


Library Of Aethers - 07/03/2019

Library Of Aethers - 07/03/2019

March 7, 2019

With Micky Denny playing live and songs about animals and birds.

Spotted Cow - Harry Cox

Wild Hog in the Woods - The Furrow Collective
The Magpie's Nest - Jane Kelly
Sabeyalo Mi Agontze - Le Voix Bulgares
Rosebuds in June - Sproatly Smith

Micky Denny
Deeper Oceans

Blackbird Stars - Ghost Music
The Innocent Hare - Ron and Bob Copper
The Innocent Hare - Rapunzel and Sedayne

Hares on the Mountain - Shirley Collins
The Hares on the Mountain - Ernest Austin
Whole Heap of Horses - Anna and Elizabeth
Fine Horseman - Lal Waterson
The Geese are flying Westward - Bill Fay

Micky Denny
Dandelion Snow
Going Across the Mountains
Roving Ploughboy
Sammy's Barbirds

Lark in the morning - Jackie Oates
Lark in the Clear Air - Billy Pig
Bird in the Bush - Anne Briggs
Ollerton Hunt - Dave Hillary

Gift of Weeping _ Alex Rex
Sometimes a Pony Gets Depressed - Silver Jews

Library Of Aethers 07/02/2018 with Diana Collier

Library Of Aethers 07/02/2018 with Diana Collier

February 8, 2019

Diana was joined in the studio by guest Simon Routh who played live and chose some of hos favourite records. 


You Are My Flower - The Carter Family
Bye Bye Love - The Everly Brothers
The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face - Bert Jansch
Under The Skin - Robert Sunday

Erin Go Bragh - Dick Gaughan
Sovay The Female Highwayman - Martin Carthy and Dave Swarbrick

Raggle Taggle Gypsy - Planxty
Raggle Taggle Gypsy - Walter Pardon

Simon Routh session:

Don't Say Goodbye


Frankie's Trade - Jon Boden
Weaver _ Richard Dawson
Girl From the North Country - Bob Dylan
Roving Gambler - Martin Simspon

22 Strings - Ex Easter Island Head
Maverick You Are -Straw Bear Band

Simon Routh session:

Dark Eyed Sailor
One Too Many Mornings/Mama You've Been on My Mind


Mano Biculi Nerime - Algis Fediajevis
Somerset Wassail - You Are Wolf
Great Uncle Henry - Emma Reid and Rob Harbron
Master Kilby - Nic Jones
Just As The Tide Was Flowing - Eliza Carthy
The Witches with Kate Waterfield - Come With Me
Now Westlin' Winds - Dick Gaughan


The Library Of Aethers - 10th Jan 2019

The Library Of Aethers - 10th Jan 2019

January 10, 2019

The Watersons: Wassail Song
Malpas Wassail Song
Here we come a Wassailing
Apple Tree Wassailing Song

New Releases.

Tumbledryer Babies - Grit in the Oyster
MG Boulter and the Froe - Blood Moon
Aladsair Roberts, Neil Mc Dermott and Tartine de Clous - La Mere Cruelle

The Famous Potatoes - Going Down the River
Nic Jones - Little Pot Stove
Gillian Welch - Acony Bell
Vashti Bunyan - Winter is Blue
Sharron Kraus - Shorten Winter's Sadness
Chuck Berry - Maybelline
Buddy Holly - Brown Eyed Handsome Man
The Coasters - Poison Ivy
English Acoustic Collective - Bleary Winter
Peter Bellamy - A Roving on a Winter's Night
Don McClean - Winterwood
Bill Monroe - Footprints in the Snow
Shirley and Dolly Collins - THe Gower Wassail
Phil Tanner - The Gower Wassail
Rolling Stones - Winter
Bob Dylan - Full Moon and Empty Arms
Jo Lepine - She's So Cold
Anne Briggs - The Snow it Melts the Soonest
Rattlebone and Ploughjack
Hank Williams - Cold Cold Heart
Planxty - Cold Blow and the Rainy Night

Library of Aethers - 15/11/18

Library of Aethers - 15/11/18

November 15, 2018

In which we play many songs pertaining to the theme of time. And one other.

Minute Prologue- Leonard Cohen
May Morning - Waterson Carthy
Month of May - Copper Family
7 Nights to Rock - Famous Potatoes
Casimir Pulaski Day - Sufjan Stevens
The Difficulty with Mornings - Nick Pynn
Stumble and Rise on Some Awkward Morning - Silver Mount Zion Band

Dirge Merge
Midnight Special - Leadbelly
Midnight Special - Balfa Freres

Fallen Leaves - Deep Dark Woods
Leaves that are Green - Simon and Garfunkel

Souling Song - The Watersons
The Oson Two Step -Aldus Roger and the Lafayette Playboys
Dead Leaves on the Dirty Ground - The White Stripes

When the Springtime Comes Again - John Fahey
Some Summer Day - John Fahey
White Winter Hymnal- Fleet Foxes
Hinge of the Year - Emily Portman
Many Years - Nancy Wallace
Way Back in the 1960s - Incredible String Band
Turn Turn Turn - The Byrds

Year of the Leopard - James Yorkston
One Time Thing - Michael Chapman
Ode to Tick Tock -Steel/Johnson Duo
Season Round - The Young Tradition
On a Monday Morning - Rachel Unthank and the Winterset
The Sun it Rises - Fleet Foxes
Sunset (The Death of Thumbelina)- Current 93

April Come She Will - Simon and Garfunkel

Library of Aethers - 18.10.18

Library of Aethers - 18.10.18

October 22, 2018

Library of Aethers welcomes the wonderful Alex Monk who plays live in the studio and chooses some of his favourite tracks.Also, Halloween is mentioned.

Library of Aethers- 23-08-18

Library of Aethers- 23-08-18

August 23, 2018

We played a vintage interview with Alasdair Roberts which discussed the Hirta Songs project with Robin Robertson. All songs were on the theme of places.

Bruton Town- Sharron Kraus, Meg Baird, Helena Espvall
Oxford Town- Bob Dylan

Newry Town- Waterson & Carthy
Oxford City- Mary Doran

Bows of London- Stick in the Wheel
Killing Time in London Fields- Trembling Bells

The Only Living Boy in New York- Simon and Garfunkel
Two tree Island- Darren Hayman

Alasdair Roberts Interview
The Leaving of St Kilda- Robin Robertson
Alasdair Roberts Interview Continued (The Plain of Spells)

Moon- The Horse Loom
The Snake of Addis Ababa- Goat
Valley of Dry Bones- Moor Mother

Knoxville Girl- The Lilly Brothers
Political Science - Randy Newman
Mother's Last Words to Her Son- Washington Phillips

Champs Elysees- Nick Pynn
Canadee-i-o- Nic Jones
Casbah- Bert Jansch

Broad Majestic Shannon- The Pogues
The Crooked Road to Dublin- Michael Coleman

Burrowed into the Soft Sky- The Doomed Bird of Providence