Guest DJs

  • In Review: Guest DJ Hour with Kaia Kater

    • October 31, 2018
    • Linda Fahey

    Montreal-born Grenadian-Canadian claw hammer banjoist and songwriter Kaia Kater joined Cindy Howes as Guest DJ on Folk Alley to celebrate the release of her third album, Grenades, out now on Smithsonian Folkways Recordings. Kater speaks about her new album’s themes which involved digging into her family’s history. Her father, originally from the island of Grenada, arrived in Canada as a teen refuge. The album also marks the first where Kater wrote all the tracks on the record.

  • In Review: Guest DJ Hour with Jeffrey Foucault

    • July 24, 2018
    • Folk Alley staff

    Jeffrey Foucault played Guest DJ with Cindy Howes on July 19. Listen again as he plays songs by musicians who contributed to his new record, Blood Brothers, like Milk Carton Kids, Pieta Brown, Tift Merritt, and Laurie Sargent. He also shared music and stories from tour mates Dusty Heart and Zak Trajano.

  • In Review: Guest DJ Sean Rowe

    • April 08, 2017
    • Linda Fahey
    Sean Rowe joins Cindy Howes for a Guest DJ set on Folk Alley to mark the release of his new EP, New Lore.
  • In Review: Guest DJ, Peter Mulvey

    • March 24, 2017
    • Linda Fahey
    Milwaukee singer-songwriter Peter Mulvey joined Cindy Howes on Folk Alley to talk about his new album 'Are You Listening?