The Thistle & Shamrock: Made In America Hear the sounds of the Irish traditional music scene in the U.S., from the 1920s to today.
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The Thistle & Shamrock: Made In America

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Made In America

The Thistle & Shamrock: Made In America

The Thistle & Shamrock: Made In America

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American fiddler Liz Carroll is part of the U.S.'s evolving Irish traditional music scene. Suzanne Plunkett/Courtesy of the artist hide caption

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American fiddler Liz Carroll is part of the U.S.'s evolving Irish traditional music scene.

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Travel from the 1920s, with legendary fiddlers Michael Coleman and James Morrison, to the thriving 1970s session scene and hear the evolving sound of Irish traditional music in the U.S.

This week's show includes music from Liz Carroll, The Flanagan Brothers, Laurence Nugent, The Green Fields Of America and more.