Folk Alley Radio Show #200319

by Linda Fahey

This week on Folk Alley, join Elena See for a couple tunes to celebrate the beginning of Spring; new music from Cindy Cashdollar, Rory Block, Brandy Clark, and a set from Dave Simonett's new album, 'Red Tail'; plus we'll remember beloved Texas songwriter, Eric Taylor, and more.

In hour two, new music from Maya de Vitry, Christopher Paul Stelling, Willie Nelson, and Puss n Boots; plus favorites from Leon Redbone, Milk Carton Kids, Amelia Curran, Sera Cahoone, and more.

(Audio for this show is no longer available.)


Artist – Title – Album – Label

Hour One:

Greg Brown - Spring Wind - Dream Cafe - Red House Records

Tom Waits - You Can Never Hold Back Spring - Orphans (Bawlers) - ANTI

Eric Taylor - Hemingway's Shotgun - Eric Taylor - Watermelon/New West Records

Nanci Griffith - Storms - Storms - MCA

Lyle Lovett - Whooping Crane - Natural Forces - Curb

Cindy Cashdollar (feat Rory Block) - That's No Way For Me to Get Along - Waltz for Abilene - Silver Shot Records

Rory Block - Wayward Girl Blues - Prove It On Me - Stony Plain Records

Dave Simonett - Silhouette - Red Tail - Dancing Eagle/Thirty Tigers

Dave Simonett - By the Light of the Moon - Red Tail - Dancing Eagle/Thirty Tigers

Brandy Clark - I'll Be the Sad Song - Your Life Is a Record - Warner

Victor Furtado - Rusty - Dellorto Island - Patuxent Music

Townes Van Zandt - If I Needed You - Rear View Mirror - Sugar Hill

The Gibson Brothers - Friend of Mine - In the Ground - Rounder Records

The Secret Sisters - Hold You Dear - Saturn Return - New West Records

Hour Two:

The Wood Brothers - Jitterbug Love - Kingdom In My Mind - Honey Jar Records

Leon Redbone - I'm Crazy 'Bout My Baby - Whistling in the Wind - Private Music

Maya de Vitry - Bread for the Circus - How To Break A Fall - Mad Maker Studio

Dead Horses - Hollywood - Birds [EP] - Dead Horses

The Milk Carton Kids - Secrets of the Stars - Monterey - ANTI-

Steep Canyon Rangers & Asheville Symphony - Radio - Be Still Moses - Yep Roc

Amelia Curran - Song On the Radio - They Promised You Mercy - Six Shooter Records

Christopher Paul Stelling - Something In Return - Best of Luck - ANTI

Sera Cahoone - Time To Give - From Where I Started - Lady Muleskinner Records

Brandi Carlile - Save Part Of Yourself - Bear Creek - Columbia Records

Willie Nelson - Our Song - First Rose of Spring - Sony/Legacy

Ricky Skaggs & Kentucky Thunder - Spam Jelly - Instrumentals - Skaggs Family

Puss N Boots - It's Not Easy - Sister - Blue Note

Rose Cousins - The Benefits of Being Alone - Bravado - Outside Music

The Gibson Brothers - Alone With You - Long Way Back Home - Sugar Hill


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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