Folk Alley Radio Show

Each week, Folk Alley host Elena See collects the best in traditional and contemporary folk, Americana and roots music from the latest releases, classics, and exclusive Folk Alley in-studio.



  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190613

    • June 16, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, an exclusive Folk Alley Session with fiddle/banjo duo, Allison de Groot and Tatiana Hargreaves; new music from Alice Howe, Buddy & Julie Miller, Dervish featuring Steve Earle, Keb' Mo' and Robby Hecht; we remember Dr. John who passed away on June 6; plus favorites from Lucinda Williams, Louise Mosrie, Sera Cahoone, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190606

    • June 09, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, 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, The Small Glories, and Leyla McCalla; a set of exclusive recordings from our archives by Jay Ungar & Molly Mason Family Band and Mike + Ruthy; plus favorites from Tox Paxton, David Grisman & Jerry Garcia, Lucinda Williams, Joni Mitchell, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190530

    • June 02, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, an exclusive Session from the 2019 30A Songwriters Festival featuring Courtney Marie Andrews; we'll hear the latest from Ellis Paul's new recording, 'The Storyteller's Suitcase'; and more new music from Rodrigo y Gabriela, Amanda Anne Platt & The Honeycutters, Ordinary Elephant, Greg Felden, and Olav Mjelva & Eli West ; plus favorites from Amos Lee, Lindsay Lou & the Flatbellys, Sam Bush, David Francey, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190523

    • May 26, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, we'll celebrate some special May birthdays: Bob Dylan & Rosanne Cash; we highlight the recently announced Americana Music Award nominees with music from Brandi Carlile, John Prine, Our Native Daughters, and J.S. Ondara; new music from Dervish (feat. Rhiannon Giddens), Molly Tuttle, Driftwood, Ellis Paul, Ordinary Elephant, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190516

    • May 20, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, it's all about new music with tracks from the great Mavis Staples, Buddy & Julie Miller, Joy Williams, the Tallest Man on Earth, Ellis Paul, Josh Ritter, Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisi and Rodrigo y Gabriela; plus favorites from Ben Harper & Charlie Musselwhite, Lula Wiles, Greg Brown, The Brother Brothers, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190509

    • May 13, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, a set to honor Moms on Mother's Day, an exclusive in-studio session featuring Portland singer-songwriter, Anna Tivel; new music from Rhiannon Giddens with Francesco Turrisi, Josh Ritter, Rising Appalachia (feat. Ani DiFranco), Jade Bird, Dervish; favorites from William Prince, Red Tail Ring, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190502

    • May 06, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, we celebrate Pete Seeger's 100th birthday with tracks from Nanci Griffith, The Mammals, and the man himself; an exclusive Folk Alley Session with Caroline Spence performing songs from her new album, 'Mint Condition'; new music from The Small Glories, Driftwood, Ellis Paul, and Bruce Springsteen; plus favorites from Jeffrey Foucault, Kris Delmhorst, Donna the Buffalo, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190425

    • April 29, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, it's an encore presentation of a show first heard in the spring of 2018 with music by Dom Flemons, Western Centuries, Moira Smiley, Cicada Rhythm, Courtney Marie Andrews, and The Milk Carton Kids; an exclusive in-studio recording featuring Cahalen Morrison & Eli West; plus favorites from Caitlin Canty, Trigger Hippy, Cara Dillon, The Suitcase Junket, and much more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190418

    • April 20, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, an exclusive in-studio session with guitarist extraordinaire and songwriter, Molly Tuttle; new music from Luther Dickinson & Sisters of the Strawberry Moon, Molsky's Mountain Drifters, and Steve Earle & The Dukes; favorites from Willie Nelson, Alison Krauss & Union Station, Donna the Buffalo, Ry Cooder, The Wood Brothers, Steep Canyon Rangers, Kim Richey, John Prine, and much more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190411

    • April 15, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, we celebrate a couple April birthdays with music by Tracy Grammer and Sam Bush; new music from Molly Tuttle, Anna Tivel, Kieran Kane and Rayna Gellert, Todd Snider, and the Infamous Stringdusters; favorites from The Small Glories, Sean Rowe, Offa Rex, Kris Delmhorst, and more.