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 #180830

    • 2018-08-30
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, we celebrate the workers on Labor Day with music from Rosalie Sorrels, Old Crow Medicine Show, Pete Seeger; new music from Tobias the Owl, The War and Treaty, Mountain Heart, Kathy Mattea, and The Devil Makes Three; and a set from Hot Rize's new live concert recording, '40th Anniversary Bash'; plus favorites from Patty Griffin, Jorma Kaukonen, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #180823

    • 2018-08-30
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, new music with Eliza Gilkyson, David Francey, Punch Brothers, Birdtalker, Oliver The Crow, Lera Lynn, Kathy Mattea, Mountain Man, and The Indigo Girls; a set dedicated to Woody Guthrie with music from Jimmy LaFave, Lucinda Williams, Billy Bragg & Wilco; plus favorites from Harry Manx, Odetta, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #180816

    • 2018-08-18
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, it's an encore broadcast of a show first heard early this year in January with the latest from Mary Gauthier, Tracy Grammer, Steep Canyon Rangers, The Wood Brothers, Darlingside, and John Gorka; exclusive Folk Alley Session recordings, by Jolie Holland and Samantha Parton; favorites by Ruthie Foster, Paul Thorn, Cory Chisel, Kane, Welch, & Kaplin, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #180809

    • 2018-08-13
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, it's an encore broadcast of a show first heard last summer with an exclusive in-studio Session with the bluegrass quintet, The Lonely Heartstring Band; we remember Glen Campbell on the one year anniversary of his passing; plus music by Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer, Laura Cortese & The Dance Cards, Ben Sollee, Cory Chisel & Adriel Denae, Rhiannon Giddens, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #180802

    • 2018-08-10
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, we celebrate Rodney Crowell's birthday with a track from his new 'Acoustic Classics' album plus a duet with EmmyLou Harris; new music by the late Jimmy LaFave, Indigo Girls, Eliza Gilkyson, Ray LaMontagne, We Banjo 3, and Travelin' McCourys; plus favorites by John Prine, Aimee Mann, and more

  • Folk Alley Radio Show: #180726

    • 2018-07-27
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, new music from Lori McKenna, Birdtalker, We Banjo 3, Eliza Gilkyson, Dave Alvin & Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Ray LaMontagne, and The Jayhawks; we revisit an exclusive Folk Alley Session recording from the 2017 30A Songwriters Festival featuring Sarah Lee Guthrie; and we wish John Gorka a Happy 60th Birthday. All this and much more!

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #180719

    • 2018-07-21
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, new music from Lori McKenna, The Jayhawks, The Travelin' McCourys, Jeffrey Foucault, Fink, Marxer, Gleaves, Ray LaMontagne, Kevin Gordon, and Ry Cooder; plus something new from Erin Rae and The Milk Carton Kids. We celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Band's 'Music from Big Pink' and much more!

  • 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!