Folk Alley Radio Show #180208

by Linda Fahey

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This week on Folk Alley, an hour all about LOVE with songs from Joni Mitchell, Townes Van Zandt, Sera Cahoone, Josh Ritter, Caroline Spence; an exclusive in-studio session with Halifax, Nova Scotia's David Myles performing songs from his new album, 'Real Love,'; plus some legendary duets featuring John Prine & Alison Krauss, Johnny & June Carter Cash, Willie Nelson & Rosanne Cash; and more tunes for the heart from Iris Dement and Jesse Winchester.

In hour two, we'll dig into the "other side" of love... with broken heart, lonely, missing you songs from David Francey, Tom Russell, Sam Outlaw, Greg Brown, The Avett Brothers, Leon Redbone, Darrell Scott, Lucinda Williams, Dori Freeman, and more!

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Artist - Title - Album - Label

Hour One:

Joni Mitchell - A Case of You - Blue - Reprise

Townes Van Zandt - If I Needed You - Rear View Mirror - Sugar Hill

Sera Cahoone - Only One - From Where I Started - Lady Muleskinner Records

Josh Ritter - A Certain Light - The Beast In Its Tracks - Pytheas Recordings

Caroline Spence - All the Beds I've Made - Spades & Roses - Caroline Spence

David Myles - Night & Day - Folk Alley Sessions - Folk Alley Exclusive

David Myles - Dreaming - Folk Alley Sessions - Folk Alley Exclusive

David Myles - Cry, Cry, Cry - Folk Alley Sessions - Folk Alley Exclusive

David Myles - If You Want Tonight - Folk Alley Sessions - Folk Alley Exclusive

Iris Dement - Hotter Than Mojave In My Heart - Infamous Angel - Warner Bros

Charles Sawtelle - I Will Always Love You - Music From Rancho DeVille - Acoustic D

Jesse Winchester - Foolish Heart - Live from Mountain Spage - Blue Plate

John Prine (w/ Alison Krauss) - Falling In Love Again - For Better, Or Worse - Of Boy, Thirty Tigers

Johnny Cash (w/ June Carter Cash) - Where Did We Go Right - Life - Columbia

Willie Nelson (w/ Rosanne Cash) - Please Don't tell Me How the Story Ends - To All the Girls - Sony Legacy

Hour Two:

David Francey - The Waking Hour - The Waking Hour - Redhouse

Tom Russell - The Sound of One Heart Breaking - Love & Fear - Hightone

Sam Outlaw - Two Broken Heart - Tenderheart - Six Shooter Records

Greg Brown - Just By Myself - Dream Café - Red House

The Avett Brothers - Divorce Separation Blues - True Sadness - Republic

The Mastersons - Fight - Transient Lullaby - Red House Records

John Smith (Johnsmith) - Love's Worth Fighting For - Traveler - Blue Pine

Dori Freeman - Lovers On the Run - Letters Never Read - Blue Hens Music

Steve Earle & The Dukes - Better Off Alone - Terraplane - New West Records

Lucinda Williams (compilation) - God I'm Missing You - KIN: Songs by Mary Karr & Rodney Crowell) - Vanguard

Leon Redbone - It I Could Be With You - Whistling in the Wind - Private Mu

Darrell Scott - Tonight I'm Missing You - A Crooked Road - Full Light Records

April Verch (Hayes Griffin sings) - Foolish Heart - Bright Like Gold - Slab Town

Applewood Road - Give Me Love - Applewood Road - Gearbox 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.