Folk Alley Radio Show #210429

This week on Folk Alley, Elena See shares new music by Amythyst Kiah, Dave Simonett, Mark O’Connor, and Rachel Baiman; classics from Blaze Foley and Tony Rice; favorites from Steep Canyon Rangers, Molly Tuttle, and Joe Pug; plus we share some news from Mandolin Orange.

In hour two, it’s more new music from Eli West, Allison Russell, Danny Burns, John Smith, Sarah Jarosz, Todd Snider, and Suzie Ungerleider; plus favorites by Norman Blake, Milk Carton Kids, Courtney Marie Andrews, Leo Kottke, and more.


Hour One:

Watchhouse – Better Way – Watchhouse – Tiptoe Tiger Music/Thirty Tigers

Mandolin Orange – House of Stone – This Side of Jordan – Yep Roc Records

Amythyst Kiah – Wild Turkey – Wary + Strange – Rounder Records

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

Blaze Foley – If I Could Only Fly (live) – Live at the Austin Outhouse – Lost Art Records

John Prine – Clay Pigeons – Fair & Square – Oh Boy

Dave Simonett – The High Road – Orion – Dancing Eagle/Thirty Tigers

Them Coulee Boys – Mary’s On the Telephone – Die Happy – LoHi Records

Tony Rice – Cold on the Shoulder – Cold On The Shoulder – Sugar Hill

Mark O’Connor – Goin’ Home – Markology II – OMAC Records

Molly Tuttle – Save This Heart – Rise (EP) – Molly Tuttle Music

Rachel Baiman – Joke’s On Me – Cycles – Signature Sounds

Joe Pug – The Door Was Always Open – Messenger – Lightning Rod Records

Hour Two:

Norman Blake – Little Joe – Back Home in Sulphur Springs – Rounder

Eli West – Ginny’s Little Longhorn – Tapered Point of Stone – Tender & Mild

Ashleigh Flynn & The Riveters – The Sound of Bells – Ashleigh Flynn & The Riveters – Home Perm Music

Allison Russell – Persephone – Outside Child – Fantasy Records

Po Girl – Poor Girl – Vagabond Lullabies – Nettwerk

Danny Burns – Hurricane (feat. Tim O’Brien) – Hurricane [EP] – Bonfire Recording Company

Brandi Carlile – The Eye – The Firewatcher’s Daughter – ATO

John Smith – To The Shore – The Fray – Thirty Tigers

The Milk Carton Kids – Younger Years – All the Things That I Did and All the Things That I Didn’t Do – ANTI-

Sarah Jarosz – Morning – Blue Heron Suite – Rounder Records

Todd Snider – Turn Me Loose (I’ll Never Be the Same) – First Agnostic Church of Hope and Wonder – Aimless Records

Leo Kottke – Snorkel – One Guitar, No Vocals – Private Music

Suzie Ungerleider – Baby Blue – My Name is Suzie Ungerleider – Stella Records

Courtney Marie Andrews – Rookie Dreaming – Honest Life – Mama Bird Recording Co.

Jimbo Mathus & Andrew Bird – Encircle My Love – These 13 – Thirty Tigers


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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