Folk Alley Radio Show #200709

This week on Folk Alley, in hour one, join Elena See to celebrate Woody and Arlo Guthrie’s July birthdays; hear new music from Sunny War, Freddy & Francine, a set from the new compilation, ‘On the Road, A Tribute to John Hartford,’ and a sample from Neil Young’s long lost album, ‘Homegrown’; plus some classic blues from Mississippi Fred McDowell; and more.

In the second hours, more new music by Bonny Light Horseman, Kristen Grainger & True North, Hayley Sabella, and Libby Rodenbough; favorites from Greensky Bluegrass, David Francey, Tinariwen, Ry Cooder, and much more.

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Artist – Title – Album – Label

Hour One:

Leftover Salmon – Woody Guthrie – Leftover Salmon – Compendia

Joel Rafael Band(compilation) – Way Over Yonder In the Minor Key – FolkScene Collection, Vol. 3 – RedHouse

Various – This Train Is Bound for Glory – Woody Guthrie at 100!: Live at the Kennedy Center- Sony Legacy

Arlo Guthrie – The Motorcycle Song – Alice’s Restaurant – Reprise

Arlo Guthrie- Ring-Around-A-Rosy Rag – Alice’s Restaurant – Reprise

Sunny War – Can I Sit With You? – Can I Sit With You? [EP] – Harlan Steinberger

Humbird – Eve Boards A Train – Pharmakon – Green Thumb

Sam Bush (compilation) – On the Road – On The Road: A Tribute To John Hartford – LoHi Records

Yonder Mountain String Band – (compliation) – Holding On The Road: A Tribute To John Hartford – LoHi Records

Neil Young – Love Is A Rose – Homegrown – Reprise

Terry Easton – Peola – Claremont 2:05 P.M. – Terry Easton

Mississippi Fred McDowell – Kokomo Blues – The Very Best Of Mississippi Fred McDowell – Shout Factory

Freddy & Francine – Budget – I Am Afraid To Die! – Freddie & Francine

Mandolin Orange – Time We Made Time – Tides of A Teardrop – Yep Roc Records

Hour Two:

Bonny Light Horseman – Green Rocky Road – [single] – 37d03d

Andrew Bird – Danse Caribe – Break It Yourself – Mom + Pop

Coco Mbassi – Bila – Sepia – Tinder

Kristen Grainger & True North – Ghost of Abuelito – Ghost Tattoo – Kristen Grainger & True North

Che Apalache – The Dreamer – Rearrange My Heart – Free Dirt

Hayley Sabella – July Rain – Flew the Nest – Hayley Sabella

David Francey – Rain – So Say We All – Laker Music/Red House Records

Greensky Bluegrass – Do It Alone – All for Money – Big Blue Zoo

Elephant Revival – Sing To Mountain (Live) – Sands of Now – Itz Evolving/United Interests

Hot Rize – Blue Night (live) – 40th Anniversary Bash – Ten In Hand Records

Libby Rodenbough – Gatekeeper – Spectacle of Love – Sleepy Cat Records

Tinariwen – Takount (feat. Noura Mint Seymali) – Amadjar – Anti/Epitaph

Ry Cooder – Everybody Ought to Treat a Stranger Right – The Prodigal Son – Fantasy Records/Concord Music Group

Waxahatchee – Can’t Do Much – Saint Cloud – Merge Records

Valerie June – With You – The Order Of Time – Concord Records


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

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