This week’s show gives you another chance to hear one of the most popular interviews of the year on The London Ear.
In August, I was delighted to able to chat to Irish Ambassador to Great Britain, Dan Mulhall, before he left London to take up a new position in Washington as Ireland’s Ambassador to the United States. Before that though, he sat down with me to chat about Irish Culture, Identity, and the dreaded B word.
You can follow Ambassador Mulhall on Twitter, he’s great for starting each day off with some poetry.
Our chat was recorded on August 3 2017 in the Irish Embassy in London. Thanks to Brendan and Bernadette for their help in organising this.
The London Ear on RTÉ 2XM // Show 176
In-between chatting with Ambassador Mulhall, he picked the following tracks to play:
1. Planxty: Raggle Taggle Gypsy/Tabhair Dom Do Lamh
2. Bob Dylan: Shelter from the Storm
3. Clannad: Na Buachaillí Álainn
4. Steely Dan: Aja
5. London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry perform Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s The Magic Flute, K. 620: Overture
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