Folk Alley Radio Show #210401

This week on Folk Alley, Cindy Howes sits in for the vacationing Elena See to share new spring releases by Keb’ Mo’, John Smith, Sunny War, Jimbo Mathus & Andrew Bird, Crys Matthews, and Annabelle Chvostek; we go back to 1965 with a “new” classic recording by Fred Neil; and favorites from Adam Hurt, Richard & Linda Thompson, The Small Glories, and Amos Lee.

In hour two, more new springtime released by Miko Marks & the Resurrectors, Casey Noel, Charles James Livingstone, Sara Watkins, and Australia’s Charm of Finches; plus, a 2’fer set featuring the great Steve Tilston’s latest album; favorites from Lisa Hannigan, Emily Wurramara, The Mammals; and more!


Hour One:

Tracy Grammer – April Come She Will – Book of Sparrows – Tracy Grammer

Adam Hurt – Waiting for the Boatman – Back to the Earth – Ubiquitone

Fred Neil – Country Boy – 38 MacDougal – Delmore Recording Society

Keb’ Mo’ – The Medicine Man (feat. Old Crow Medicine Show) – [single] – Concord

Paul Geremia – Dr. Jazz – Love My Stuff – Red House Records

John Smith – Deserving (feat. Sarah Jarosz) – The Fray – Thirty Tigers

Richard and Linda Thompson – When I Get To The Border – I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight – Hannibal

Sunny War – Mama’s Milk – Simple Syrup – Hen House

Norah Jones – Tell Yer Mama – The Fall – Blue Note

Amos Lee – Flower – Mission Bell – Blue Note Records

Jimbo Mathus & Andrew Bird – Bell Witch – These 13 – Thirty Tigers

Ben Harper – Paris – Winter Is For Lovers – ANTI

Crys Matthews = Exactly Where You Are – Changemakers – Crys Matthews

The Small Glories – Time Wanders On – Wondrous Traveler – The Small Glories

Annabelle Chvostek – Firefly – String of Pearls – Annabelle Chvostek

Hour Two:

Sara Watkins – Blue Shadows on the Trail (feat. Nickel Creek) – Under the Pepper Tree – New West

Nickel Creek – Elsie – A Dotted Line – Nonesuch

Sean Watkins – Wave As We Run – All I Do Is Lie – Roaring Girl Records

Charm of Finches – Pockets of Stones – [single] – AntiFragile

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

Steve Tilston – This is Living with the Blues – Such Times – World Music Network

Steve Tilston – A Million Miles Away – Such Times – World Music Network

John Lennon – Look At Me – Acoustic – Capitol

Miko Marks & the Resurrectors – We Are Here – Our Country – Redtone Records

The Mammals – If You Could Hear Me Now – Nonet – Humble Abode Music

Casey Noel – Page 52 – [single] – Casey Noel

Jordan Tice – Bachelorette Party – Motivational Speakeasy – Jordan Tice

Mipso – Hey, Coyote – Mipso – Rounder

Charles James Livingstone – Midnight Moon – [single] – Charles James Livingstone

Lisa Hannigan – Fall – At Swim – ATO


Folk Alley’s weekly, syndicated radio show is produced by Linda Fahey and host 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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