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Recently Played:

:41 Tangled up in Blue
Drew Emmitt
Freedom Ride
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:39 Subterranean Homesick Blues
Bob Dylan (Mono)
Original Mono Recordings (Best Of)
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:32 A Hard Rain's a'Gonna Fall
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:27 Spanish Mary
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:46 Ain't Nobody's Daddy Now
Steve Earle & The Dukes
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:42 Alone and Foresaken
Tim O'Brien & Darrell Scott
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Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young
CSNY 1974
Rhino Reco 541729

:33 Please
Mary Gauthier
Between Daylight and Dark
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Allison Moorer
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Entertainm EOM-CD-942

February 14, St. Valentine's Day, a day to celebrate romantic love and shower the object of your affections with cards and gifts. Or, a black day to sit on the couch eating a sad snack'n cake for one hot out of the toaster over. Either way, there are plenty of folk songs perfect for your Valentine's Day mood and we've assembled two on-demand streams for the holiday.

The love stream is filled with the joy that comes when two hearts are united as one. The alt-love stream tells the other side of the story, what happens after the fog of passion has lifted and when those two hearts are spending a lot of time text messaging other people.

Take your pick of either of the 4 hour-long streams, offering up plenty of old favorites and new discoveries (some suggested in the Folk Alley blog).

Enjoy! Or don't... it's your choice.

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Please play Green Fields of Summer sung by Peter Wolf and Neko Case) for Joe and Kara. It is a perfect Valentine Day song and was the first dance song at their wedding.

Posted by Luann Perzynski on February 14, 2014

Great stuff! I love it when I hear new artists that I haven't been exposed to before. Excellent ear candy.

Posted by Uncle Scroge on February 13, 2014


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