Folk Alley Radio Show #180906

This week on Folk Alley, in hour one, we lament the end of summer with music from Blackie & The Rodeo Kings, John Prine, and Alison Brown; new music from Scotland by The Tannahill Weavers and the Edinburgh duo, The Jellyman’s Daughter; a set from two Danish artists recently featured at this year’s Tønder Festival; more new music by Courtney Hartman & Taylor Ashton and Tobias the Owl; plus favorites from Ani DiFranco, Peter Mulvey, Crooked Still, and Anna Tivel

In hour two, new music from The Milk Carton Kids, The War and Treaty, River Whyless, Hot Rize, 10 String Symphony; we’ll hear Kathy Mattea’s new verson of a classic by Jesse Winchester; all this plus favorites from Annabelle Chvostek, Altan, Birds of Chicago, Fleet Foxes, Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’, and more.

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Artist – Title – Album – Label

Hour One:

Blackie & the Rodeo Kings – Summertime’s Over – South – File Under: Music

Alison Brown – The Sound of Summer Running – Stolen Moments – Compass

John Prine – Summer’s End – The Tree of Forgiveness – Oh Boy/ Thirty Tigers

The Tannahill Weavers – Oh No! – Òrach (The Golden Anniversary Album) – Compass Records

The Tannahill Weavers – Fragment of a Scottish Ballard – Òrach (The Golden Anniversary Album) – Compass Records

LSMR (Louise Støjberg & Martin Rauff) – Trim Your Wick – Appetite for Distraction – GO’ Danish Folk Music

Mary Jean – Quite a Simple Thing – Summer Child (EP) – Gateway Music

Ani DiFranco – Binary (in-studio) – Folk Alley Exclusive – Live from the 30A Songwriters Festival – Folk Alley Exclusive

Peter Mulvey – The Last Song – Folk Alley Sessions – Folk Alley Exclusive

The Jellyman’s Daughter – Giving Up – Dead Reckoning – Boat Duck Records

Crooked Still – The Golden Vanity – Some Strange Country – Signature Sounds

Courtney Hartman & Taylor Ashton – Wayside – Been On Your Side – Free Dirt Records

Tobias the Owl – Open Sea – A Safe Harbor for Wayward Echoes – Megaforce Records

Anna Tivel – All Along – Small Believer – Fluff & Gravy Records

Hour Two:

Annabelle Chvostek – Wait For It – Resilience – MQGV

Altan – Maggie’s Pancakes/Píobaire an Chéide/The Friel Deal (Reels) – The Widening Gyre – Compass Records

The Milk Carton Kids – I’ve Been Loving You – All the Things That I Did and All the Things That I Didn’t Do – ANTI-

The War and Treaty – One In the Same – Healing Tide – Strong World

Birds of Chicago – Color of Love – Real Midnight – Five Head Entertainment

Kathy Mattea – Little Glass of Wine – Pretty Bird – Captain Potato

Jesse Winchester – Hank and Lefty (live) – 11/2004 38th Kent St. Folk Festival

10 String Symphony – Generation Frustration – Generation Frustration – Tasty Note Records

Fleet Foxes – Helplessness Blues – Helplessness Blues – Sub Pop

Hot Rize – You Were On My Mind This Morning (live) – 40th Anniversary Bash – Ten In Hand Records

Bryan Sutton – Backwater Blues – The More I Learn – Sugar Hill

Molly Tuttle – Lightning In A Jar – Rise (EP) – Molly Tuttle Music

River Whyless – Van Dyke Brown – Kindness, A Rebel – Roll Call Records

Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’ – Diving Duck Blues – TajMo – Concord 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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