FolkCast ShowNotes

The Last Hurrah! 2.015

Updated every year, this is the ever-expanding, ever-improving mix of music for a fiery New Year's Eve,
full of drinking songs, tradition, jigs, reels, hangovers and repentance!

Latest revision: December 2015

FolkCast's Last Hurrah of 2012


Music for a fiery New Year's Eve, featuring tales of drinking and ritual arson.
Ring out the old, ring in the new with The Last Hurrah, from
and have a Happy New Year!

FolkCast Theme Music: Fisherman's Priest by Ken Nicol
Your host is Phil Widdows

Stonehaven Fireballs
Stonehaven Fireball Festival

Tar Barrels In Allendale
Tar Barrels Ceremony
Music featured:
  1. Landlord by Blackbeard's Tea Party

  2. Bring Us In Good Ale by Maddy Prior & The Carnival Band

  3. The Stonehaven Fireballs by Life And Times

  4. 100 Pipers / Rockin' All Over The World by The Red Hot Chilli Pipers

  5. The Drinkers by Swill And The Swaggerband

  6. Just The One by The Levellers / The Levellers & Bellowhead

  7. One Last Drink by Enter The Haggis

  8. This Last Year by Krista Di Gregorio

  9. New Year by 100 Mile House

  10. Tar Barrel In Dale by The Unthanks

  11. New Year's Day by Mary Chapin Carpenter

  12. Last Day Of The Year by Reid Jamieson

  13. This Year Next Year by Oysterband

  14. Wee Drappie O't by Findlay Napier and The Bar Room Mountaineers

  15. Glorious Year by Moulettes

  16. Here Come The Bells by Eddi Reader

  17. Midnight Chimes by Heavy Mellow

  18. Auld Lang Syne Boogie by The Freddie Mitchell Orchestra

  19. Happy New Year by Spike Jones and his City Slickers

  20. The Midnight Clear by Robb Johnson & The Irregulars

  21. Carol For The New Year by Nowell Sing We Clear

  22. Hogmanay by Peter Nardini

  23. Drinking Song and Stool Of Repentance by The Duncan McFarlane Acoustic Band

  24. Happy New Year by Frank Turner and Jon Snodgrass

  25. New Year's Song by Over The Rhine

  26. The Auld Lang Syne Megamix featuring Sufjan Stevens - North Sea Gas - Barenaked Ladies -
    Caribbean Island Steel Drum Troupe - John Holt - B.B. King - Red Hot Chilli Pipers - Girlschool -
    Jimmy Shand - James Taylor - Royal Scots Dragoon Guards

    FolkCast will return!
    Happy New Year!

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