Songs Of The Supernatural As Halloween Nears

10 p.m. to Midnight Host: Steve Winters

It’s the eve of Halloween and the start of the ancient Celtic New Year. We’re once again celebrating with songs of the supernatural, this year devoting the program to music about fairies, witches and seafaring ghosts, all after our traditional opening set.

  • Artist, "Title", Album, Label

  • Malicorne, “La Chasse Gallery”, Legende, Hannibal

  • The Young Tradition, “Lyke Wake Dirge”, The Young Tradition, Vanguard

  • The Watersons, “Soulin' Song”, Voices In Harmony, Fellside

  • Loreena McKennitt, “All Soul’s Night”, The Visit, Quinlan Road


  • Kevin Burke, “The King Of The Fairies”, Sweeney’s Dream, Smithsonian Folkways

  • Bill Jones, “Tam Lin”, Panchpuran, Compass Records

  • Kevin Burke/Michael O Domhnaill, “Ar A Ghabhaill Go Baile Ath A Cliath Domh”, Promenade,

  • Green Linnet, , ,

  • Jack Hardy, “The Tinker’s Coin”, Landmark, Prime CD

  • Pat Kilbride, “Si Beag Si Mor”, Loose Cannon, Green Linnet


  • Bob Franke, “I But A Little Girl”, Brief Histories, Flying Fish

  • Malinky, “The Dreadful End Of Marianna For Sorcery”, Last Leaves, Greentrax

  • Mike Kachuba, “Goody Basset”, It Happened In Connecticut, Independent

  • Malinky, “Alison Cross”, “Dimna Juda”, Last Leaves, Greentrax


  • John Roberts & Tony Barrand, “The Dreadful Ghost”, Dark Ships In The Forest, Folk-Legacy

  • Bob Zentz, “The Tryphena’s Extra Hand”, Closehauled On The Wind Of A Dream, Soundside

  • Harvey Reid & Lisa Andersen, “The Wreck Of the Isidore”, The Great Sad River, Woodpecker


  • Zoe Mulford, “Welcome In Another Year”, Bonfires, Azalea City