Folk Alley Radio Show #180809

This week on Folk Alley, it’s an encore broadcast of a show first heard last summer. In hour one, an exclusive in-studio Session with the Boston bluegrass quintet, The Lonely Heartstring Band; we’ll remember Glen Campbell on the one year anniversary of his passing; plus favorites from The Secret Sisters, Willie Watson, David Rawlings, John Hartford, and more.

In hour two, music from Old Salt Union, Laura Cortese & The Dance Cards, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Lucinda Williams, Hayes Carll, and Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer’s 2017 release, ‘Not Dark Yet’; plus favorites from Ben Sollee, Mumford and Sons, Cory Chisel & Adriel Denae, Rhiannon Giddens, and more.

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Artist – Title – Album – Label

Hour One:

John Hartford – Gentle On My Mind – Gentle on My Mind and Other Originals – RCA Victor (LP)

Glen Campbell – Nothing But The Whole Wide World – Ghost On The Canvas – Surfdog, Inc

Stills and Collins – Everybody Knows – Everybody Knows – Wildflower/Cleopatra

Leonard Cohen – So Long Marianne – Songs of Leonard Cohen – Columbia

The Lonely Heartstring Band – I Couldn’t Believe It Was True – Folk Alley Sessions – Folk Alley Exclusive

The Lonely Heartstring Band – In Time – Folk Alley Sessions – Folk Alley Exclusive

The Lonely Heartstring Band – The Other Side – Folk Alley Sessions – Folk Alley Exclusive

Willie Watson – Samson and Delilah – Folksinger Vol.2 – Acony Records

David Rawlings – Yup – Poor David’s Almanack – Acony Records

The Secret Sisters – Tennessee River Runs Low – You Don’t Own Me Anymore – New West Records

Cat Stevens – The Wind – Teaser And The Firecat – A&M

Paula Cole – I Wish (I Knew How It Feels To Be Free) – Ballads – 675 Records

Hour Two:

Ruthie Foster – Richland Woman Blues – Joy Comes Back – Blue Corn Music

Mississippi John Hurt (compilation) – Mountain Jack – Classic Piedmont Blues – Smithsonian Folkways

Mississippi John Hurt – Candy Man – Today – Vanguard

Old Salt Union – Tuscaloosa – Old Salt Union – Compass Records

Laura Cortese & The Dance Cards – The Low Hum – California Calling – Compass Records

Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer – Every Time You Leave – Not Dark Yet – Silver Cross Records/Thirty

Shelby Lynne & Allison Moorer – Lungs – Not Dark Yet – Silver Cross Records/Thirty Tigers

Ray Wylie Hubbard – Tell the Devil I’m Getting There As Fast As I Can – The the Devil I’m Getting There As Fast As I Can – Bordello Records/Thirty

Lucinda Williams – Jackson – Car Wheels on A Gravel Road – Mercury

Hayes Carll – Love Is So Easy – Lovers and Leavers – Hwy 87 Records

Ben Sollee – Presence – Ben Sollee and Kentucky Native – Soundly Music

Mumford and Sons – Ghosts That We Knew – Babel – Glassnote Entertainment

Applewood Road – Honey Won’t Go – Applewood Road – Gearbox Records

Cory Chisel & Adriel Denae – Hard Leaving Love – Tell Me True – Refuge Foundation for the

Rhiannon Giddens – Up Above My Head – Tomorrow Is My Turn – Nonesuch 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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