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The Thistle & Shamrock: Myth and Legend

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Leo Kottke On Mountain Stage

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This week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock features music by We Banjo 3. Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: New Fall Sounds Part 1

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Richard Thompson On World Cafe

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Elle King's sophomore full-length Shake the Spirit is on our short list for the best albums out on Oct. 19. Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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New Music Friday For Oct. 19: 8 Albums You Should Hear Now

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This week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock features music by De Dannan. Damien Stenson/Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Fiona's Findings

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This week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock features music by Cherish the Ladies. David Knight/Courtesy of the Artist hide caption

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Live From Ireland

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