Folk Alley Radio Show #191010

by Linda Fahey

This week on Folk Alley, get into the spooky Halloween mood with set of creepy songs by Buddy & Julie Miller and Langhorne Slim; new music from Esther Rose, Bruce Cockburn, Pieta Brown, Humbird, and Shelby Lynn & Allison Moorer; plus favorites from The Cowboy Junkies, Peter Mulvey, Jackson Browne, and more.

In hour two, more new music from Hot Club of Cowtown, Billy Strings, Dori Freeman, and Darrin Bradbury; a couple of classics from Steeleye Span and Mississippi John Hurt; plus favorites Abigail Lapell, Ryley Walker, much more.

{Audio for this episode is no longer available.}


Artist – Title – Album – Label

Hour One:

Jackson Browne - Which Side? - Standing In The Breach - Inside Recordings

Bonnie Raitt and David Lindley (compilation) - Everywhere I Go - Looking Into You: A Tribute to Jackson Browne - Music Road Records

Buddy & Julie Miller - Feast of the Dead - Breakdown on 20th Ave. South - New West Records

Langhorne Slim - Zombie - Lost at Last Vol.1 - Dualtone Music Group

Humbird - 48 Hours - Pharmakon - Green Thumb

The Cactus Blossoms - Got a Lotta Love - Easy Way - Walkie Talkie Records

Esther Rose - Only Loving You - You Made It This Far - Father/Daughter Records

Pieta Brown - Morning Fire - Freeway - Righteous Babe Records

Peter Mulvey - The Last Song - Are You Listening? - Righteous Babe Records

Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley - Brown-Eyed Women (feat. Vince Gill) - World Full of Blues - Compass Records

Bruce Cockburn - The Groan - Crowing Ignites - True North Records

Cowboy Junkies - Blue Eyed Savior - At the End of Paths Taken - Zoe

Shelby Lynn & Allison Moorer (compilation) - Ol' 55 - Come On Up To the House: Women Sing Waits - Dualtone Music Group

Tom Waits - No One Knows I'm Gone - Alice - Anti

Hour Two:

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

Hudna - Kaynaşma – Kaynaşma - Gateway Music

Steeleye Span - The Blacksmith- Hark! The Village Wait – Shanachie

Billy Strings - Taking Water – Home – Rounder

Molly Tuttle - You Didn't Call My Name - Rise (EP) - Molly Tuttle Music

Darrin Bradbury - Talking Dogs & Atom Bombs - Talking Dogs & Atom Bombs - Epitaph/ANTI

Darrin Bradbury - This Too Shall Pass - Talking Dogs & Atom Bombs - Epitaph/ANTI

Dori Freeman - Like I Do - Every Single Star - Blue Hens Music

John Craigie - Virgin Guitar - No Rain, No Rose - Zabriskie Point Records

Joe Pug - The Flood In Color - The Flood In Color - Nation of Heat Records

Abigail Lapell - Down By the Water – Getaway - Coax Records

Ryley Walker - Tanglewood Spaces - All Kinds of You - Tompkins Square

Iron & Wine - Talking to Fog - Weed Garden (EP) - Sub Pop Records

Hot Club of Cowtown - My Candy - Wild Kingdom - Gold Strike Records

Mississippi John Hurt - Candy Man – Today - Vanguard


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.