Folk Alley Radio Show #191226

by Linda Fahey

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This week on Folk Alley, join host Elena See for more of Folk Alley's Best of 2019. Hear songs from Bruce Cockburn, Joe Pug, Ana Egge, Lula Wiles, and The Milk Carton Kids; plus a encore presentation of one of our favorite Folk Alley Sessions of 2019 with singer/songwriter, Anna Tivel.

In hour two, hear another Best of 2019 Folk Alley Session - this time with singer/songwriter/guitarist, Molly Tuttle; plus favorite songs of the year from Dori Freeman, The Infamous Stringdusters, Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves, Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley, and much more!

{Audio for this episode is no longer available.}


Artist – Title – Album – Label

Hour One:

John Smith - Willy Moore – Hummingbird - Commoner/Thirty Tigers

Bruce Cockburn - Blind Willie - Crowing Ignites - True North Records

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

Lula Wiles - Shaking As It Turns - What Will We Do - Smithsonian Folkways

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

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

Steve Earle & The Dukes - Dublin Blues – Guy - New West

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

Buddy & Julie Miller – Secret - Breakdown on 20th Ave. South - New West Records

Joy Williams - Front Porch - Front Porch - Sensibility Recordings

The Milk Carton Kids - The Only Ones - The Only Ones - Milk Carton Records/Thirty Tigers

Hour Two:

The Infamous Stringdusters - Rise Sun - Rise Sun - Tape Time Records

Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves - Wabash Blues - Folk Alley Sessions - Folk Alley Exclusive

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

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

Calexico and Iron & Wine - Midnight Sun - Years to Burn - Sub Pop

Molly Tuttle - Light Came In (Power Went Out) - Folk Alley Sessions - Folk Alley Exclusive

Molly Tuttle - Messed With My Mind - Folk Alley Sessions - Folk Alley Exclusive

Molly Tuttle - Take the Journey - Folk Alley Sessions - Folk Alley Exclusive

Le Vent du Nord - Adieu du Village – Territoires - Borealis Records

Hard Drive - Smith's Reel - Random Access Mash - Hard Drive

Olav Mjelva & Eli West - Hand To Play - Hand To Play - Olav Mjelva & Eli West

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

Luther Dickinson and Sisters of the Strawberry Moon - Like A Songbird That Has Fallen (feat. Amy Helm) – Solstice - New West 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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