Folk Alley Radio Show #201224

This week on Folk Alley, join host Elena See for an encore broadcast of one of our favorite shows from the past year. Hear a recap and review of the Folk Alliance International Conference that was held in January 2020 in New Orleans, LA, with a set of exclusive Folk Alley recordings from conference keynote interviewee, Ani DiFranco; plus Mavis Staples, Amythyst Kiah, and The Small Glories; more music by new discoveries from Emily Mae Winters, Oshima Brothers, the Bookshop Band, Emily Wurramara, Mariel Buckley and Tami Neilson; and we, celebrate the life of the late David Olney, and more.

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Hour One:

David Olney – Jerusalem Tomorrow – Exclusive Folk Alley Recording – Folk Alley Exclusive Recording

Emmylou Harris – Deeper Well – Wrecking Ball – Elektra

Amythyst Kiah – Black Myself (acoustic) – Folk Alley Sessions – Folk Alley Exclusive Recording

Mavis Staples – Sometime- We Get By – Anti/Epitaph

The Small Glories – Sing – Assiniboine and the Red – Red House Records/Compass Music Group

Nefesh Mountain – Kitchen Gal (feat. Sam Bush, Tony Trischka) – Beneath the Open Sky – Nefesh Mountain

Oshima Brothers – Hearts As Full As the Moon – [single] – Oshima Brothers Music

The Revelers – Who Who, Yeah You – At the End of the River – Revelers Records

Emily Mae Winters – Take Me In – High Romance – Emily Mae Winters

The Bookshop Band – How Not To Woo A Woman – Accidents and Pretty Girls – The Bookshop Band

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

Ani DiFranco – Allergic To Water (in-studio) – Folk Alley Exclusive – Live from the 30A Songwriters Festival – Folk Alley Exclusive Recording

Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley – Thirty Days – World Full of Blues – Compass Records

Raina Rose – When I Was Young – Vesta – Folk Potions

JigJam – Bluebird – Phoenix – JigJam Records

Hour Two:

Emily Wurramara – Black Smoke – Black Smoke [EP] – Emily Wurramara

Darling West – Hey There – We’ll Never Know Unless We Try – Jansen Records

Mariel Buckley – Jumping the Fence – Driving In the Dark – Mariel Buckley

Jay Gilday – On Into the Wind – The Choice and the Chase – Jay Gilday

Bill and the Belles – Finger Pointin’ Mama – DreamSongs, Etc. – Jalopy Records

Bill and the Belles – Oh Johnny Oh – DreamSongs, Etc. – Jalopy Records

Catherine MacLellan – Roll With the Wind – Coyote- Catherine MacLellan

Hawktail – Last One on the Line – Formations – Padiddle Records

Jeffrey Martin – What We’re Marching Toward – One Go Around – Fluff & Gravy

The Mastersons – Eyes Wide Open – No Time for Love Songs – Red House Records

Rainbow Girls – Down Home Girl – Give the People What They Want – Rainbow Girls

Tami Neilson – You Were Mine – Chickaboom! – Outside Music

Michael Doucet avec Lâcher Prise – Walking On A Mardi Gras Day – Lâcher Prise – Compass Records


Folk Alley’s weekly, syndicated radio show is produced by Linda Fahey and Elena See with assistance by Redia Spada. 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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