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 #191107

    • November 11, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, some songs for November with music from Greg Brown, David Schnaufer, and The Dead Tongues; new music by The Avett Brothers, Bonny Light Horseman, Bill Jones, Natalie MacMaster, Monica Rizzio, Catherine Maclellan, and classic Bob Dylan w/ Johnny Cash; plus favorites by John Prine, Offa Rex, Jeff Tweedy, Dead Horses, and much more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #191031

    • November 06, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, celebrate Joni Mitchell's birthday with songs from her 1971 classic album, 'Blue'; new music from David Grisman's Dawg Trio, Forest Sun, Bill Jones, The Avett Brothers, and Neil Young & Crazy Horse; we'll hear from this year's winner of the Steve Martin Prize for Excellence in Banjo & Bluegrass, Victor Furtado; plus favorites from Todd Snider, Brandi Carlile, Pentangle, Solas, Richard Shindell, and much more..

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #191024

    • October 25, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    In the spirit of the season of ghosts and goblins, witches, haunted houses, and all things spooky, we dive into the deep stacks of creepy, crawly, deliciously shiver-inducing folk music. Join us for some scary sounds with music by Donovan, Gretchen Peters, Paul Simon, Tom Waits, Steeleye Span, Rayna Gellert, and much more. This week, celebrate Halloween with Folk Alley!

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #191017

    • October 22, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, embrace apple season with a set from The Quiet American, Béla Fleck, and Trapezoid; new music from Darrin Bradbury, The Mavericks, Forest Sun, David Grisman's Dawg Trio, and a set from The Milk Carton Kids' new album, 'The Only Ones'; more spooky ghost songs for Halloween; plus favorites from Donna the Buffalo, John Prine & Margo Price, Old & In the Way, Amos Lee, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #191010

    • October 12, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, get into the Halloween mood with set of songs by Buddy & Julie Miller and Langhorne Slim; new music from Esther Rose, Bruce Cockburn, Pieta Brown, Humbird, Shelby Lynn & Allison Moorer, Billy Strings, Darrin Bradbury, and Hot Club of Cowtown; a couple of classics from Steeleye Span and Mississippi John Hurt; plus favorites from Peter Mulvey, Jackson Browne, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #191003

    • October 06, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, we celebrate the life of Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter; new music from Dori Freeman, Charlie Parr, The Gina Furtado Project, Rob Ickes & Trey Hensely, Humbird, and IBMA New Artist and Guitar Player of the Year, Billy Strings; we revisit an exclusive Folk Alley Session from 2017 with singer/songwriter Kris Delmhorst, joined by Jeffrey Foucault; plus favorites from Doc Watson, Eric Bibb, Bruce Springsteen, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190926

    • September 27, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, new music from The Mavericks, Lauren Pratt, Tinariwen, Brent Cobb feat. Jade Bird, and Dori Freeman; plus favorites from Dolly Parton, The Band, Sam Beam & Jesca Hoop, Laura Veirs, Jon Stickley Trio and much more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190919

    • September 24, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, a celebration of the Americana Music Association's 2019 award winners and nominees. Hear music from this year's best Emerging Americana Artists including Jade Bird, Yola, J.S. Ondara, Erin Rae, and The War and Treaty; Artist of the Year, Brandi Carlile; Album and Song of the Year winner, John Prine; Lifetime Achievement Honorees, Elvis Costello, Maria Muldaur, and Delbert McClinton; and much more!

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190912

    • September 18, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, an exclusive Folk Alley Session with singer/songwriter, Courtney Hartman, performing songs from her new album, 'Ready Reckoner'; new music from Tinariwen, Mandolin Orange, Joan Shelley, and Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley; plus favorites from Taj Mahal, The Lone Bellow, Richard Thompson, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190905

    • September 09, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, a set from We Banjo 3's new live album 'Roots To Rise,' recorded at The Ark in Ann Arbor, Michigan; new music from Them Coulee Boys, David Grier, Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors, Sunny War, Joan Shelley, and Hiss Golden Messenger; plus favorites from Trampled By Turtles, Frazey Ford, The Be Good Tanyas, Lori McKenna, and more.