Folk Alley Radio Show

Each week, Folk Alley host Elena See collects the best in traditional and contemporary folk, Americana and roots music from the latest releases, classics, and exclusive Folk Alley in-studio.



  • Folk Alley Radio Show #180712

    • 2018-07-14
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, a rebroadcast of a show first heard in July 2017 featuring a set in honor of Woody Guthrie's birthday, an exclusive Folk Alley Session with Portland, Oregon-based singer/songwriter, John Craigie, plus music from Offa Rex, Lonesome River Band, Musique À Bouches, Steve Earle, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show: #180705

    • 2018-07-06
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley new music from: The Dead Tongues; Erin Rae; Kittel & Co.; Dave Alvin & Jimmie Dale Gilmore; Ry Cooder; We Banjo 3; Fink, Marxer, Gleaves; The Milk Carton Kids' latest release, 'All the Things That I Did and All the Things That I Didn't Do'; Twisted Pine covers Blondie; plus favorites from Rhiannon Giddens, Elephant Revival, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #180628

    • 2018-06-30
    • Folk Alley staff

    This week on Folk Alley, we celebrate Canada Day (July 1) by digging into our Folk Alley Sessions archives and featuring many of our favorite Canadian musicians who have joined us in the studio. Plus, new music from Balsam Range, Steve Dawson, Melissa Carper & Rebecca Patek, Kittel & Co., The Dead Tongues, and a track from Elijah Dhavvan aka Tobias the Owl's new album, 'A Safe Harbor for Wayward Echoes' featuring Laura Veirs. All this and much more!

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #180621

    • 2018-06-23
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley we welcome in summer with some music by Alan Doyle, John Prine, Taj Mahal and Frank Solivan; and feature new summer releases by Kittel & Co., Steve Dawson, The Slocan Ramblers, Twisted Pine, and Eliza Gilkyson. All this plus favorites by Pete Seeger, Bill Morrissey, Punch Brothers, Rose Cousins, and much more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #180614

    • 2018-06-15
    • Folk Alley staff

    This week on Folk Alley: a nod to Dad's in honor of Father's Day with music from Steve Martin & Tim O'Brien, Harvey Reid, and Rodney Crowell; new music by Lori McKenna, The Milk Carton Kids, David Francey, Olivia Chaney, Steve Dawson, Twisted Pine and The Slocan Ramblers; favorites from Jason Isbell, The Wood Brothers, and much more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #180607

    • 2018-06-09
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, an exclusive in-studio Session with Ana Egge performing songs from her new album, 'White Tiger'; new music from The Travelin' McCourys, Ben Glover, Traveller, Olivia Chaney, and Robby Hecht and Caroline Spence; plus favorites from Townes Van Zandt, Darrell Scott, Iris DeMent, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #180531

    • 2018-06-02
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, an exclusive in-studio Session with the duo Anna & Elizabeth performing songs from their new album, 'The Invisible Comes To Us'; new music from William Prince, Gretchen Peters, The Jayhawks, Ana Egge, and The Travelin' McCourys; advance singles by Eliza Gilkyson and the Milk Carton Kids from their upcoming albums, due out in July; and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #180524

    • 2018-05-26
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, Elena See honors Bob Dylan's 77th birthday with music by The Lonely Heartstring Band, Joan Osbourne and Darrell Scott; plus, there's lot of of new music from Gretchen Peters, Ana Egge, Old Crow Medicine Show, and advanced single from Lori McKenna's upcoming album, 'The Tree'; and favorites by Jimmy LaFave, The Small Glories, and much more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #180517

    • 2018-05-19
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, Elena See features two exclusive Folk Alley Sessions recorded earlier this year at the 30A Songwriters Festival in Florida. Gretchen Peters shares some songs from her new release, 'Dancing With the Beast', and we'll hear The Mastersons perform songs from their 2017 album, 'Transient Lullaby.' Plus, new music from Jeffrey Foucault, Cicada Rhythm, Hawktail, Lindsay Lou, Trampled By Turtles, William Prince and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #180510

    • 2018-05-13
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, Elena See features two exclusive Folk Alley Session. One featuring Moira Smiley, performing songs from her new release 'Unzip the Horizon'; the other from this year's 30A Songwriters Festival in Florida with Chastity Brown sharing songs from her 2017 release, 'Silouhette of Sirens.'