Folk Alley Radio Show #180719

This week on Folk Alley, in hour one, it’s new music from The Travelin’ McCourys, Jeffrey Foucault, Fink, Marxer, Gleaves, Ray LaMontagne, Kevin Gordon, and Ry Cooder; plus something new from Erin Rae and her album, ‘Putting On Airs’; and a track from The Milk Carton Kids’ new work, ‘All the Things That I Did and All the Things That I Didn’t Do’; and we celebrate the 50th anniversary of The Band’s ‘Music from Big Pink.’

In the second hour, it’s more new music from Dave Alvin & Jimmie Dale Gilmore, Gretchen Peters, Steve Dawson, Old Crow Medicine Show, Melissa Carper & Rebecca Patek, and Lori McKenna; we’ll hear one from The Jayhawks latest release, ‘Back Roads and Abandoned Motels’; also from Lera Lynn’s new album, ‘Plays Well With Others’; and much more.

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Artist – Title – Album – Label

Hour One:

Alison Krauss – Too Late to Cry – Too Late to Cry – Rounder

The Travelin’ McCourys – Crowhop – The Travelin’ McCourys – McCoury Music

Steep Canyon Rangers – Love Harder – Out in the Open – Ramseur Records

Ray LaMontagne – Let’s Make It Last – Part of the Light – RCA

Ani DiFranco – Make Me Stay – Not So Soft – Righteous Babe

The Milk Carton Kids – Big Time – All the Things That I Did and All the Things That I Didn’t Do – ANTI

Jeffrey Foucault – Pretty Hands – Blood Brothers – Blueblade Records

Ry Cooder – Gentrification – The Prodigal Son – Fantasy Records/Concord

Ali Farka Toure w/ Ry Cooder – Diaraby – Talking Timbuktu – World Circuit

The Band – The Weight – Music from Big Pink – Capitol

Doc Watson/Dirt Band – Black Mountain Rag – Will the Circle Be Unbroken – Capitol

Fink, Marxer, Gleaves – Hot Pink House Trailer – Shout and Shine – Community Music Inc

Kevin Gordon – Rest Your Head – Tilt and Shine – Crowville Media

Erin Rae – The Real Thing – Putting On Airs – Single Lock Records

Hour Two:

Dave Alvin & Jimmie Dale Gilmore – Billy the Kid and Geronimo – Downey to Lubbock – Yep Roc Records

Steve Dawson – The Circuit Rider of Pigeon Forge – Lucky Head – Black Hen Music

Caitlin Canty – Basil Gone To Blossom – Motel Bouquet – Tone Tree Music

Melissa Carper & Rebecca Patek – Sweet Peach – Brand New Old-Time Songs – Melissa Carper & Rebecca

Merle Haggard – Peach Pickin’ Time in Georgia – The Peer Sessions – Audium

Lori McKenna – The Tree – The Tree – CN Records/Thirty Tigers

Darrell Scott – Family Tree – Live at the Station Inn – Soundly Music

Lera Lynn w/ Dylan LeBlanc – What Is Love – Plays Well With Others – Single Lock Records

The Civil Wars – 20 Years – Barton Hollow – Sensibility

Old Crow Medicine Show – Dixie Avenue – Volunteer – Sony/Columbia

Birds of Chicago – Roll Away – Love In Wartime – Signature Sounds

Anna Tivel – Illinois – Small Believer – Fluff & Gravy Records

The Jayhawks – Bitter End – Back Roads and Abandoned Motels – Sony Legacy

Gretchen Peters – Say Grace – Dancing With the Beast – Scarlett Letter Records

Folk Alley’s weekly, syndicated radio show is produced by Linda Fahey and Elena See with assistance by Jon Nungesser. 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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