Folk Alley Radio Show #170720

This week on Folk Alley, we say Happy Birthday to Alison Krauss; spotlight new music by Nashville-based songwriter, Korby Lenker from his new album ‘Thousand Springs’; and we feature our exclusive in-studio session with Michigan-based duo, Red Tail Ring; plus favorites from Gillian Welch, Shovels & Rope, and others.

In hour two, new music from Cory Chisel & Adriel Denae’s upcoming release, ‘Tell Me True’; Boston-based, progressive stringband, Twisted Pine, Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’, Lonesome River Band, and Justin Townes Earle; exclusive recordings from Quebec’s 2017 FestiTrad fesival featuring the great, André Brunet; plus favorites by Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell, Lori McKenna, and many more.


(Artist – Title – Album – Label)

Hour ONE:

Alison Krauss – Poison Love – Windy City – Capitol Records

Lyle Lovett – More Pretty Girls Than One – Step Inside This House – MCA

Robert Plant & Alison Krauss – Please Read the Letter – Raising Sand – Rounder

Korby Lenker – Nothing Really Matters – Thousand Springs – Soundly Music

Korby Lenker – Book Nerd – Thousand Springs – Soundly Music

Red Tail Ring – Wondrous Love/Lay Aside Your Crown – Folk Alley Sessions – Folk Alley Exclusive

Red Tail Ring – Love of the City – Folk Alley Sessions – Folk Alley Exclusive

Red Tail Ring – Fall Away Blues – Folk Alley Sessions – Folk Alley Exclusive

The Infamous Stringdusters – Gravity – Laws of Gravity – Compass Records

Gillian Welch – Wichita (Revival Outtake) – Boots No. 1: The Official Revival Bootleg – Acony Records

Shovels & Rope – The Last Hawk – Little Seeds – New West Records

Steve Earle & The Dukes – Goodbye Michelangelo – So You Wannabe An Outlaw – Warner Brothers

Hour TWO:

Darden Smith – Firefly – Everything – Compass Records

Michael J. Miles (Bradley Williams) – Firefly Sonata – New Century Suite – Self

Lori McKenna – Fireflies – Pieces of Me – Catalyst

Twisted Pine – Bound To Do It Right (The Jersey City Song) – Twisted Pine – Signature Sounds

Jesse Winchester – Do It – The Best of Jesse Winchester – Rhino

André Brunet – À Plein Souffle, La veillée chez Lucien Piché, Le bateau à roue, Garde ton soufflé – Folk Alley Sessions at FestiTrad – Folk Alley Exclusive

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Cory Chisel & Adriel Denae – Songbird – Tell Me True – Refuge Foundation for the

Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell – The Traveling Kind – The Traveling Kind – Nonesuch Records

Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’ – That’s Who I Am – TajMo – Concord Records

The Show Ponies – Sweetly – How It All Goes Down – Freeman Records

Driftwood – The Sun’s Going Down – Driftwood – Driftwood

Lonesome River Band – Ida Red – Mayhayley’s House – Mountain Home Music

Justin Townes Earle – Fade Valentine – Kids in the Street – New West Records

Folk Alley’s weekly, syndicated radio show is produced by Linda Fahey and Jon Nungesser, and hosted by Elena See. The show is available for free to stations via PRX.org or directly from WKSU via FTP for non-PRX members. The Folk Alley Radio Show is presently carried on over 50 stations nationally.

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