The Thistle & Shamrock: Hometown Song This week, artists from both sides of the Atlantic commemorate personal connections to their hometowns, including Ewan MacColl's "Dirty Old Town" and "Festival Lights" by the McCalmans.
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The Thistle & Shamrock: Hometown Song

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Hometown Song

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The Thistle & Shamrock: Hometown Song

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This week, artists from both sides of the Atlantic are inspired to commemorate personal connections to their hometowns, including Ewan MacColl's "Dirty Old Town" and "Festival Lights" by the McCalmans.