Folk Alley Radio Show #180802

This week on Folk Alley, in hour one we celebrate Rodney Crowell’s birthday with a track from his new ‘Acoustic Classics’ album and a duet with Emmylou Harris; new music by the late Jimmy LaFave, Ray LaMontagne, We Banjo 3, and Travelin’ McCourys; favorites by Hurray for the Riff Raff, Spirit Family Reunion, and more.

In hour two, more new music by Indigo Girls, from their ‘Live with the University of Colorado Symphony Orchestra’ double disc release, Oliver the Crow, and Eliza Gilkyson; Dom Flemmons, John Prine, Guy Clark, and more.

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Artist – Title – Album – Label

Hour One:

Rodney Crowell – Ain’t Living Long Like This – Acoustic Classics – RC1 Records

Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell – No Memories Hanging ‘Round – The Traveling Kind – Nonesuch Records

We Banjo 3 – Light In the Sky – Haven – We Banjo 3

Spirit Family Reunion – I Am Following the Sound – No Separation – Spirit Family Reunion

Courtney Hartman – When You See the Morning – Nothing We Say – Courtney Hartman

Jimmy LaFave – Let My Love Open the Door – Peace Town – Music Road Records

Jimmy LaFave – Minstrel Boy Howling at the Moon – Peace Town – Music Road Records

The Travelin’ McCourys – Natural To Be Gone – The Travelin’ McCourys – McCoury Music

Ray LaMontagne – Such a Simple Thing – Part of the Light – RCA

Old Crow Medicine Show – Shout Mountain Music – Volunteer – Sony/Columbia

Hurray for the Riff Raff – Blue Ridge Mountain – Small Town Heroes – ATO Records

Mile Twelve – Settle Down Blues – Onwards – Delores the Taurus

David Benedict – Leaf By Niggle – The Golden Angle – Shelton Records

I’m With Her (Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz and Aoife O’Donovan) – Ryland (Under the Apple Tree) – See You Around – I’m With Her/Rounder

Hour Two:

Guy Clark – Homegrown Tomatoes – Songs and Stories – Dualtone

Melissa Carper & Rebecca Patek – Death of Sis Draper – Brand New Old-Time Songs – Melissa Carper & Rebecca Patek

Dom Flemons – Going Down the Road Feelin’ Bad – Black Cowboys – Smithsonian Folkways

Carolina Chocolate Drops – Briggs’ Corn Shucking Jig – Leaving Eden – Nonesuch Records

Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite – Trust You To Dig My Grave – No Mercy In This Land – Anti

Aimee Mann – Lies of Summer – Mental Illness – Super Ego Records

John Prine – Knockin’ On Your Screen Door – The Tree of Forgiveness – Oh Boy/Thirty Tigers

Eliza Gilkyson – In the Name of the Lord – Secularia – Red House records

Eric Bibb – Give A Little More – Sisters & Brothers – Telarcblus

David Francey – Only Love – The Broken Heart of Everything – Laker Music

Oliver the Crow – Ashes of a Day Gone By – Oliver the Crow – Oliver the Crow

The Fretless – Jenny Bear (live) – Live from the Ant Farm – The Fretless

Jayme Stone – Lazy John – Jayme Stone’s Lomax Project – Borealis

Indigo Girls – Galileo (live) – Live with the University of Colorado Symphony Orchestra – Rounder Records

Indigo Girls – Closer To Fine (live) – Live with the University of Colorado Symphony Orchestra – Rounder 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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