Folk Alley Radio Show #201112

This week on Folk Alley join Elena See for music for hope and dancing from The Mavericks, Peter Ostroushko, and Donna the Buffalo; new music by Raye Zaragoza, Joachim Cooder, Jamestown Revival, Steep Canyon Rangers, and Jeff Tweedy; plus favorites from Rayna Gellert, Aoife O’Donovan, and Mandolin Orange.

In hour two, more new music from Adam Hurt, Mipso, Danny Burns, and Ashleigh Flynn & the Riveters; plus favorites from Mavis Staples, Indigo Girls, Nickel Creek, and more.

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Hour One:

The Mavericks – Brand New Day – Brand New Day – Mono Mundo Recordings

Peter Ostroushko – Puppy Belly Dance – Heart Of the Heartland – Red House Records

Donna the Buffalo – Dance In the Street – Dance In the Street – Donna the Buffalo

Langhorne Slim – Bluebird – Lost at Last Vol.1 – Dualtone Music Group

Jamestown Revival – Bluebird – A Field Guide to Loneliness [EP] – Jamestown Revival Recordings

Raye Zaragoza – The It Girl – Woman In Color – Rebel River Records

Aoife O’Donovan – Hornets – In The Magic Hour – Yep Roc Records

Joachim Cooder – Rabbit In the Pea Patch – Over That Road I’m Bound: The Songs of Uncle Dave Macon – Nonesuch

Rayna Gellert – Old Bangum – Old Light: Songs from My Childhood & Other Gone Worlds – StorySound Records

Darlingside – February/Stars – Fish Pond Fish – More Doug Records

Steep Canyon Rangers – One Drop of Rain – Arm In Arm – Yep Roc Records

John Prine – The Sins of Memphisto – The Missing Years – Oh Boy Records

Mandolin Orange – Gospel Shoes – Blindfaller – Yep Roc Records

Jeff Tweedy – Love Is the King – Love Is the King – dBpm Records

Hour Two:

Sam Beam & Jesca Hoop – Every Songbird Says – Love Letter for Fire – Sub Pop

Adam Hurt – Backstep Cindy – Back to the Earth – Ubiquitone

Mipso – Never Knew You Were Gone – Mipso – Rounder

Leyla McCalla – Manman Mwen (My Mother) – Vari-Colored Songs: A Tribute to Langston Hughes – Smithsonian Folkways

Our Native Daughters (Rhiannon Giddens, Amythyst Kiah, Leyla McCalla, and Allison Russell) – I Knew I Could Fly – Songs of Our Native Daughters – Smithsonian Folkways

Ashleigh Flynn & the Riveters – The Lion & the Lamb – The Lion & the Lamb – Home Perm Records

Ashleigh Flynn & the Riveters – Six Feet Apart – The Lion & the Lamb – Home Perm Records

Suzzy Roche and Lucy Wainwright Roche – Factory Girl – I Can Still Hear You – StorySound Records

Indigo Girls – Watershed – Nomads Indians Saints – Epic

Danny Burns (feat. Aubrie Sellers, Jerry Douglas, Dan Tyminski) – Trouble – [single] – Bonfire Recording Company

The Bothy Band – The Laurel Tree – Old Hag You Have Killed Me – GreenLinnet

Nickel Creek – The Lighthouse’s Tale – Nickel Creek – Sugar Hill

Mavis Staples – Anytime – We Get By – Anti/Epitaph

Jordan Tice – Ready To Go – Motivational Speakeasy – Padiddle


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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