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Songs of Goodbye & Farewell ! Going North from Nashville: Monday 14th July, 10-11pm

Tonight’s programme is inspired by a long tradition of songs of farewell & goodbye. We have some classics for you!

1.  Eliza Carthy Band : Adieu, Adieu  

2.  Leonard Cohen: Hey,That’s No Way to Say Goodbye  

3.  Tom Paxton: Outward Bound 

4.  The National : This is the Last Time  

5.  She & Him: I’m Gonna Get Along Without You Now 

6.  Dawn Mc Carthy & Bonnie Prince Billy: It’s All Over 

7.  Fossil Collective: How was I to Know   

8.  Michelle Shocked: Goodnight Irene  

9.  Bob Dylan: Farewell

10. Billy Bragg : Goodbye, Goodbye   

11. Boo Hewerdne: I Almost Said Goodbye

12. Caitlin Rose: When I’m Gone 

 13. Ryan Adams : Goodnight Hollywood Boulevard

14. Anna Elias & the Forlorn Hope: Lullaby

15. Sarabeth Tucek: Good Night    

Going North from Nashville’s Annual Valentine’ Bash, Songs of Love & Hate – Monday 11th February, 10-11pm.

Whether or not you’ll be celebrating Valentine’s day this week, Jonh & Sue hare som e excellent music for you.

Chuck Prophet: Hot Talk

Theo Gilmour: I Want to tell You

Dylan Le Blanc : Emma Hartly

Bon Ivor: For Emma Forever  Ago

M Ward, Conner Oberst & Jim James :Girl from the North Country

Josh Ritter : The Curse

Jim Clements & the Right to Die : Coming Up Roses

Lucinda Williams :  Steal Your Love

Leonard Cohen : Dance Me to the End of Love

Robert Plant & the Band of Joy : Cindy, I’ll Marry You Someday

Neil Young : Only Love Can Break Your Heart

Sonnenberg : Another Mile

Blue Roses : Does Anyone Love Me Now?

The National : Conversation16

Old Ideas – a Leonard Cohen ‘special’ – Going North from Nashiville, Monday 2nd July, 10-11pm.

Tonight’s programme is a celebration of an iconic figure of 20thC music, who, in the 21stC, & in his seventies, has experienced an amazing return to form.

Alongside Bob Dylan, he’s been cited as an influence on just about everyone we’ve interviewed for GNfN .

In honour of the release of his 12th studio album, ‘Old Ideas’, tonight’s show is a Leonard Cohen ‘special’.

We’ll be dipping into the album, as well as referring back to some of his earlier work.

The man himself starts the show with a track from Old Ideas

1. Leonard Cohen: Darkness ………followed by a couple of covers of songs from his early albums………….

2. The Lemonheads: That’s No Way to Say Goodbye

 3. Marc Ribot & My Bright Diamond : Bird on a Wire………next, a dip back into Old Ideas…..

 4. Leonard Cohen: Going Home ……followed by another cover, with a bit of Cohenesque humour………

 5. Marianne Faithful :Tower of Song : …………back to the album……

 6.: Leonard Cohen: Show Me the Place …….next, a cover of one of the most covered songs of all time……………

 7. Susanna & the Magical Orchestra: Hallelujah …………now a contribution from son of Leonard…

 8. Adam Cohen:  Out of Bed …………followed by a couple of Cohen influenced artists….. 

9. Josh Ritter: Wings

 10. Laura Marling :Night After Night  …………back to Leonard for another sublime song from Old Ideas…………

 11. Leonard Cohen: Come Healing ……….next, another classic track covered…..

 12. Field Music: Suzanne  ………….finally, a feisty Leonard closes the show…..

 13. Leonard Cohen: Different Sides

Songs of Love & Hate: A Going North from Nashville take on Valentine’s Day! Monday 13th February, 10-11pm.

GNfN’s annual Valentine’s bash – Alt love songs from artists including:

Hayseed Dixie, T Bone Burnett, Stacey Earle, Neil Freitus, Bob Dylan, Loz Bridge,  Emily Barker, Broken Family Band &  Songs of Love & Hate man himself……….Leonard Cohen!