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The Thistle & Shamrock: Early Summer Sounds

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Early Summer Sounds

The Thistle & Shamrock: Early Summer Sounds

The Thistle & Shamrock: Early Summer Sounds

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On this week's episode of The Thistle & Shamrock, host Fiona Ritchie hand-picks the best new sounds from rising artists, along with the latest from old favorites. We'll hear from The Friel Sisters, Loreena McKennitt, Alasdair Fraser and others.

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