Folk Alley Radio Show #181122

by Linda Fahey

This week on Folk Alley, we get into the holiday spirit with music from The Mavericks, Sam Bush, and The Jay Ungar & Molly Mason Band. An encore presentation of our exclusive Folk Alley Session with Gretchen Peters from the 30A Songwriters Festival; we'll hear from Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit's new live album, 'Live from the Ryman'; plus favorites from Gordon Lightfoot in honor of his 80th Birthday, Joe Pug, Kacey Musgraves and more.

In hour two, new music from Lula Wiles, Seth Lakeman, and a set from Donna the Buffalo's new album, 'Dance In The Street'; well hear the latest from Tobias the Owl; plus favorites from Jeffrey Martin, Greg Brown, Ruth Moody, Neko Case, kd Lang and Laura Veirs, and more.

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PLAYLIST

Artist - Title - Album - Label

Hour One:

The Mavericks – Christmas Time Is (Coming ‘Round Again) – Hey! Merry Christmas! – Mono Mundo

Sam Bush (compilation) – Let It Snow – A Very Special Acoustic Christmas – Lost Highway

The Jay Ungar & Molly Mason Band – Lights of Chanukah – A Fiddler’s Holiday

Gordon Lightfoot – I’m Not Sayin’ – Lightfoot! (LP) – UnitedArt

Watkins Family Hour – Early Morning Rain – Watkins Family Hour – Family Hour Records

Gretchen Peters – Wichita – Folk Alley Exclusive – Live from the 30A Songwriters Festival – Folk Alley Exclusive

Gretchen Peters – The Boy From Rye – Folk Alley Exclusive – Live from the 30A Songwriters Festival – Folk Alley Exclusive

Gretchen Peters – Truck Stop Angel – Folk Alley Exclusive – Live from the 30A Songwriters Festival – Folk Alley Exclusive

Gretchen Peters – Disappearing Act – Folk Alley Exclusive – Live from the 30A Songwriters Festival – Folk Alley Exclusive

Joe Pug – Burn and Shine – Windfall – Lightning Rod Records

Kacey Musgraves – Butterflies – Golden Hour – MCA Nashville

Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit – The Life You Chose (live) – Live from the Ryman – Southeastern Records

Langhorne Slim – Life Is Confusing – Lost at Vol. 1 – Dualtone Music Group

Hour Two:

Donna the Buffalo – Dance In the Street – Dance In the Street – Donna the Buffalo

Donna the Buffalo – Motor – Dance In the Street – Donna the Buffalo

Amy Ray – Dadgum Down – Holler – Daemon Records/Compass

Hudna – Kaynasma – Kaynasma – Gateway Music

Jeffrey Martin – Poor Man – One Go Around – Fluff & Gravy

Lula Wiles – Love Gone Wrong – What Will We Do – Smithsonian Folkways

The Stray Birds – Dream In Blue – The Stray Birds – self

Greg Brown – Cold & Dark & Wet – The Evening Call – Red House

Ruth Moody – Cold Outside – The Garden – Red House Records

Seth Lakeman – Dig New Ground – The Well Worn Path – Cooking Vinyl

Martin Simpson – There’s a Great Change – A Closer Walk With Thee – GourdMusic

Steeleye Span – Dogs and Ferrets – Commoners Crown – BGO

Neko Case, kd lang and Laura Veirs – Atomic Numbers - case/lang/veirs - Anti/Epitaph

Tobias the Owl – Spirals of the Dawn (ft. Ben Harper) – A Safe Harbor for Wayward Echoes – Megaforce 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 PRX.org or directly from WKSU via FTP for non-PRX members. The Folk Alley Radio Show is presently carried on over 50 stations nationally.

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