Folk Alley Radio Show #180111

by Linda Fahey

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Each week, host Elena See collects the best in contemporary and traditional folk, Americana and roots music from the latest releases, classics, exclusive Folk Alley in-studio and live concert recordings. Two new hours each week.

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Artist - Title - Album - Label

Hour One:

Odetta - Got My Mind On Freedom - It's A Mighty World - RCA/Victor

Rhiannon Giddens - Birmingham Sunday - Freedom Highway - Nonesuch

Brandi Carlile - The Mother - By the Way, I Forgive You - Elektra

Buddy Miller & Friends (feat. Brandi Carlile & the Lone Bellow) - Angel From Montgomery - Cayamo Sessions at Sea - New West Records

Joe Purdy & Amber Rubarth - Someone Singing With Me - American Folk (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) - American Folk Records

James Keelaghan - Sing My Heart Home - Home - Appleseed

I'm With Her (Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz and Aoife O'Donovan) - Game To Lose - See You Around - I'm With Her/Rounder

The Lonely Heartstring Band - The Look In My Eye - Deep Waters - Rounder Records/Concord

Musique a Bouches - Le Maréchal - Jusqu'aux oreilles - Musique a Bouches

John Gorka - Arroyo Seco - True In Time - Red House/Compass

Tom Russell - Where The Dream Begins - Borderland - Hightone

Mavis Staples - Eyes On the Prize - We'll Never Turn Back - ANTI

Mavis Staples - MLK Song - Livin' On A High Note - ANTI

Hour Two:

Mile Twelve - You Don't Even Know It Yet - Onwards - Delores the Taurus

Darlingside - Bird Say - Bird Say - Thirty Tigers

Solas - The Wind that Shakes the Barley - Sunny Spells and Scattered Showers - Shanachie

Usher's Island - Five Drunken Landladies - Usher's Island - Compass Records

We Banjo 3 - Tell Me Why (Gather the Good) - Gather the Good - We Banjo 3

Rodney Crowell - Shake Your Money Maker - Strange Angels: In Flight With Elmore James (compilation) - Sylvan Songs

Keb' Mo' - Look On Yonder Wall - Strange Angels: In Flight With Elmore James (compilation) - Sylvan Songs

Samantha Fish - Need You More - Belle of the West - Ruf Records

Pokey LaFarge and the South City Three - Head To Toe - Middle of Everywhere - Free Dirt Records

Upstate Rubdown - Bad Enough - A Remedy - Upstate Rubdown

Tommy Emmanuel (with Jason Isbell) - Deep River Blues - Accomplice One - CGP Sounds/Thirty Tigers

Tommy Emmanuel (with Frank Vignola & Vinny Raniolo) - Djangology - Accomplice One - CGP Sounds/Thirty Tigers

Norman Blake - Randall Collins - Back Home in Sulphur Springs - Rounder

Mark Erelli - Deep Red Bells - Mixtape - Mark Erelli

Kris Delmhorst - The Wild - The Wild - Blueblade Records

Folk Alley's weekly, syndicated radio show is produced by Linda Fahey and Elena See with assistance by Jon Nungesser. The show is available for free to stations via or directly from WKSU via FTP for non-PRX members. The Folk Alley Radio Show is presently carried on over 50 stations nationally.