Folk Alley Radio Show #200813

This week on Folk Alley join Elena See for new music from Gillian Welch, Elephant Revival’s founding member, Daniel Rodriguez, Twisted Pine, S.G. Goodman, and the Kronos Quartet & Friends as they honor Pete Seeger; plus we remember legendary Chicago folk singer Michael Smith who recently passed due to cancer.

In hour two, more new music from Kris Delmhorst, Darlingside, and Cinder Well; favorites from Rose Cousins, William Prince, and classic Donovan; plus a set to honor the great Stephen Foster, including a new recordings from Arlo Guthrie, Cindy Cashdollar, and more.

Hour One:

Michael Smith – Dead Egyptian Blues – Love Stories – Rounder

Michael Smith (compilation) – Zippy – Tales From The Tavern Vol. 1 – Tales from the Tavern

Steve Goodman – The Dutchman – Live Wire – Red Pajama

Gillian Welch – First Place Ribbon – Boots No. 2: The Lost Songs, Vol. 1 – Acony Records

Neko Case – The Next Time You Say Forever – Middle Cyclone – ANTI-

Daniel Rodriguez – Brother John – Sojourn of a Burning Sun – Renew Records

Gregory Alan Isakov – Suitcase Full of Sparks – The Weatherman – Suitcase Town Music

Twisted Pine – Well, You Can Do It Without Me – Right Now – Signature Sounds

Father John Misty – Ballad of The Dying Man – Pure Comedy – Sub Pop Records

S.G. Goodman – Space and Time – Old Time Feeling – Verve Forecast

Leftover Salmon – Kentucky Skies – Aquatic Hitchhiker – LoS Records

Ben Sollee – A Change Is Gonna Come – Learning to Bend – Sona Blast

Kronos Quartet – Where Have All the Flowers Gone? – Long Time Passing: Kronos Quartet and Friends Celebrate Pete Seeger – Smithsonian Folkways

Pete Seeger – Little Boxes – Greatest Hits – CBS/Sony

Hour Two:

Arlo Guthrie & Jim Wilson – Hard Times Come Again No More (feat. Vanessa Bryan) – [single] – Rising Sun Records

Cindy Cashdollar – Oh Susanna – Waltz for Abilene – Silver Shot Records

Raul Malo – Beautiful Dreamer – Beautiful Dreamer:The Songs of Stephen Foster – American Roots

Cephas & Wiggins – Dog Days of August – Richmond Blues – Smithsonian

Donovan – Summer Day Reflections (LP) – Like It Is – Hickory

Kris Delmhorst – Hanging Garden – Long Day In the Milky Way – Big Bean Music

Dietrich Strause – Unsinkable – Little Stones To Break the Giant’s Heart – Dietrich Strause

Cinder Well – Old Enough – No Summer – Free Dirt

I Draw Slow – My Portion – Turn Your Face To the Sun – Compass Records

Darlingside – Ocean Bed – Fish Pond Fish – More Doug Records/Thirty Tigers

The East Pointers – Country Cable – Yours To Break – The East Pointers

Rose Cousins – Tender Is the Man – Natural Conclusion – Old Farm Pony Records

William Prince – Wasted – Reliever – Glassnote Records

Anna & Elizabeth – Troubles – Anna & Elizabeth – Free Dirt 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 60 stations nationally.

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