Folk Alley Radio Show #190905

by Linda Fahey

This week on Folk Alley, a set from We Banjo 3's new live album 'Roots To Rise' recorded at The Ark in Ann Arbor, Michigan; new music from Them Coulee Boys, David Grier, Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors, Irene Kelley, and Sunny War; plus favorites from Trampled By Turtles, Frazey Ford, The Be Good Tanyas, Lori McKenna, and more.

In hour two, new music from Joan Shelley, Bill Scorzari, The Mavericks, and Hiss Golden Messenger; a "heaven"-ly set of songs from Bill Morrissey and Session Americana; plus favorites from Jeffrey Foucault, Oliver the Crow, and more.

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Artist – Title – Album – Label

Hour One:

Frazey Ford - September Fields - Indian Ocean - Nettwerk Records

The Be Good Tanyas - The Littlest Birds - Blue Horse

Them Coulee Boys - Find Your Muse - Die Happy - LoHi Records

Tramples By Turtles - Are You Behind the Shining Star? - Wild Animals - BanjoDad Records

Joe Pug - The Stranger I've Been - The Flood in Color - Nation of Heat Records

We Banjo 3 - Shine On (live) - Roots To Rise (Live) - We Banjo 3

We Banjo 3 - Puncheon Floor (live) - Roots To Rise (Live) - We Banjo 3

We Banjo 3 - Haven (live) - Roots To Rise (Live) - We Banjo 3

Calexico and Iron & Wine - Follow the Water - Years to Burn - Sub Pop

Irene Kelley – Thunderbird - Benny's TV Repair - Mountain Fever Records

David Grier - Billy In The Lowground - Ways of the World – Dreadnought

The Tim O'Brien Band - Drunkard's Walk - Tim O'Brien band - Howdy Skies Records

Drew Holcomb & The Neighbors - You Want What You Can't Have (feat. Lori McKenna) – Dragons - Magnolia Music

Lori McKenna – Fireflies - Pieces of Me - Catalyst

Hour Two:

The Mavericks - Swingin' - (single) - Mono Mundo

John Jorgenson Quintet – Singapore – Ultraspontane – Self

Oliver the Crow - Sailing With The Tide - Oliver the Crow - Oliver the Crow

Session Americana - You'll Never Get To Heaven – Northeast - Session Americana

Bill Morrissey - Letter from Heaven - Night Train - Philo

Joan Shelley - The Fading - Like the River Loves the Sea - No Quarter Records

Ben Sollee & Daniel Martin Moore - Flyrock Blues - Dear Companion - Sub Pop

Hiss Golden Messenger - I Need A Teacher - Terms of Surrender - Merge Records

The Dead Tongues - Won't Be Long - Unsung Passage - Psychic Hotline

Jeffrey Foucault - Strange Heat and Thunder - Salt As Wolves - Blueblade Records

Bill Scorzari - It All Matters - Now I'm Free - Bill Scorzari

Chris Thile - The Eleventh Reel - How To Grow A Woman From The Ground - Sugar Hill

Annabelle Chvostek - Fox Tail - Rise - Borealis Records

Leyla McCalla - Money Is King - The Capitalist Blues - Pias America

Ana Egge - Rise Above - Is It the Kiss - StorySound Records

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

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