Folk Alley Radio Show #190509

by Linda Fahey

This week on Folk Alley, in hour one, a set to honor Moms on Mother's Day, an exclusive in-studio session featuring Portland singer-songwriter, Anna Tivel; plus new music from Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisi, Josh Ritter, Rising Appalachia (feat. Ani DiFranco), and more.

In hour two, more new music from Ben Dickey, Joy Williams, Jade Bird, John Smith, Driftwood, and The Tallest Man on Earth; an exclusive in-studio recording featuring the Milk Carton Kids; we'll hear a set from Dervish and their new compilation, 'The Great Irish Songbook'; plus favorites from William Prince, Red Tail Ring, and more.

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PLAYLIST

Artist – Title – Album – Label

Hour One:

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

Lori McKenna – A Mother Never Rests – The Tree – CN Records/Thirty Tigers

Grateful Dead – Mama Tried – Skull & Roses – Warner Bros

Rhiannon Giddens w/ Francesco Turrisi – I’m On My Way – There Is No Other – Nonesuch

Our Native Daughters (Rhiannon Giddens, Amythyst Kiah, Leyla McCalla, and Allison Russell) – Blood and Bones – Songs of Our Native Daughters – Smithsonian Folkways

Anna Tivel – Velvet Curtain – Folk Alley Sessions – Folk Alley Exclusive

Anna Tivel – Figure It Out – Folk Alley Sessions – Folk Alley Exclusive

Anna Tivel – Black Umbrella – Folk Alley Sessions – Folk Alley Exclusive

Josh Ritter – All Some Kind of Dream – Fever Breaks – Pytheas Recordings

The Lonely Heartstring Band – Just a Dream – Smoke & Ashes – Rounder Records

Rising Appalachia (feat. Ani DiFranco) – Speak Out – Leylines – Rising Appalachia

Ani DiFranco – Binary (in-studio) – Folk Alley Exclusive – Live from the 30A Songwriters Festival – Folk Alley Exclusive

Hour Two:

Ben Dickey – I Think It’s All Different – A Glimmer On the Outskirts – Sex Hawke Black/Dualtone

Peter Lang – Snow Toad – The Thing at Nursery Room Window – Takoma

William Prince – Grace – Earthly Days – Glassnote Records

Joy Williams – Canary – Front Porch

Milk Carton Kids (In-studio) – Hope of a Lifetime – Folk Alley Exclusive Recording Folk Alliance 2013-

Dervish (feat. The Steeldrivers) – There’s Whiskey In the Jar – The Great Irish Songbook – Rounder Records

Dervish (feat. Kate Rusby) – Down by the Sally Gardens – The Great Irish Songbook – Rounder Records

Jade Bird – Does Anybody Know – Jade Bird – Glassnote

John Smith – Lowlands of Holland – Hummingbird – Commoner/Thirty Tigers

The Tallest Man On Earth – I’m A Stranger Now – I Love You. It’s a Fever Dream – Rivers/Birds Records

Brown Bird – Abednego – Fits of Reason – Supply & Demand

Red Tail Ring – Gibson Town – Fall Away Blues – Earthwork Music

Diftwood – What You Do To Me – Tree of Shade – Driftwood

Joan Shelley – Over and Even – Over and Even – No Quarter


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 Folk Alley via FTP for non-PRX members. The Folk Alley Radio Show is presently carried on over 50 stations nationally.

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