Folk Alley Radio Show #190606

by Linda Fahey

This week on Folk Alley, in hour one, we remember two legends of the folk world who recently passed Leon Redbone and Tony "Little Sun" Glover (of Koerner, Ray, and Glover); new music from Sheryl Crow (feat. Bonnie Raitt and Mavis Staples), The Resonant Rogues, Willie Nelson, and The Small Glories; a set of exclusive recordings from our archives by Jay Ungar & Molly Mason Family Band and Mike + Ruthy; plus favorites from Bob Dylan, David Grisman & Jerry Garcia, Joni Mitchell, and more.

In hour two, new music from Leyla McCalla, Josh Ritter, Molly Tuttle, and The Tallest Man On Earth, from his latest album, 'Love You. It's a Fever Dream'; plus, favorites from Tom Paxton, John Prine, We Banjo 3, Lucinda Williams, Hayes Carll, and more.

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Artist – Title – Album – Label

Hour One:

Leon Redbone - My Walking Stick - On the Track - Warner Brothers

Leon Redbone - Long Gone Lonesome Blues - No Regrets - Sugar Hill

Koerner, Ray and Glover - Ramblin' Blues - Blues, Rags and Hollers - Red House Records

Koerner, Ray and Glover - Ted Mack Rag - Blues, Rags and Hollers - Red House Records

Bob Dylan - Talkin' World War III Blues - Live 1964 - Columbia

Sheryl Crow (feat. Bonnie Raitt & Mavis Staples) - Live Wire – Threads - Big Machine

Willie Nelson - Come On Time - Ride Me Back Home - Sony/Legacy

Jay Ungar & Molly Mason Family Band (in studio) - Dyna/June Apple/Leather Britches - Exclusive Folk Alley Recording, 9-29-2011

Mike + Ruthy - Simple & Sober (in-studio) - Exclusive Folk Alley Recording, May, 2013

The Small Glories – Secondhand - Assiniboine and the Red - Red House Records

David Grisman and Jerry Garcia - Grateful Dawg - Grisman and Garcia – AcouDisc

Canadafrica: Mike Stevens and Okaidja Afroso - Like a Little Bird - Where's the One? - Borealis

Resonant Rogues - Big Ivy - Autumn of the World - The Resonant Rogues

Joni Mitchell – Blue – Blue - Reprise Records

Hour Two:

Tom Paxton (feat. John Prine) - Skeeters'll Gitcha - Redemption Road - Pax Records

John Prine - The Bottomless Lake - In Person and On Stage (Live) - Oh Boy

Leyla McCalla - Oh My Love - The Capitalist Blues - Pias Records

Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell - La Danse de la Loie - The Traveling Kind - Nonesuch Records

Frank Turner - Be More Kind - Be More Kind - Interscope Records

We Banjo 3 - We All Need More Kindness in this World (live) - Live in Galway - We Banjo 3

Molly Tuttle - Make My Mind Up - When You're Ready - Compass Records

The Mavericks - What Am I Supposed To Do – Mono - The Valory Music Co

The Tallest Man On Earth - There's A Girl - I Love You. It's a Fever Dream - Rivers/Birds Records

Lucinda Williams - Stowaway in Your Heart - Down Where the Spirit Meets the Bone - Highway 20 Records

Scott Nygaard - Maurice McCusker - Scott Nygaard and Crow Molly - First Soup Records

Hayes Carll - I Will Stay - What It Is - Dualtone Music Group

Josh Ritter - I Still Love You (Now and Then) - Fever Breaks - Pytheas Recordings

Joe Pug - The Measure – Windfall - Lightning Rod 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 Folk Alley via FTP for non-PRX members. The Folk Alley Radio Show is presently carried on over 50 stations nationally.