Folk Alley Radio Show #210708

This week on Folk Alley, we celebrate Woody and Arlo Guthrie’s birthdays; plus Elena See shares new music by Tré Burt, Bryan Rahija, Martin Sexton, Joe Troop of Che Apalache, and Pokey LaFarge; more favorites from Birds of Chicago and Della Mae; and a classic from Ola Belle Reed.

In hour two, more new music from Rachel Baiman, Yasmin Williams, and Paula Fuga with Jack Johnson and Ben Harper; classics from Gordon Lightfoot and The Byrds; plus favorites from Daniel Rodriguez, Bella White, Billy Strings, Vivian Leva & Riley Calcagno, Peter Rowan, and more.


Hour One:

Leftover Salmon – Woody Guthrie – Leftover Salmon – Compendia

Billy Bragg & Wilco – Way Over Yonder in the Minor Key – Mermaid Avenue – Elektra

Jimmy LaFave – Salvation Train – Peace Town – Music Road Records

Arlo Guthrie – Won’t Be Long – Arlo Guthrie – Reprise/Rising Son

Arlo Guthrie – When the Cactus Is In Bloom – Arlo Guthrie – Reprise/Rising Son

Tré Burt – Sweet Misery – You, Yeah, You – Oh Boy Records

Bryan Rahija – Silent Advance – Timber – Ramseur Records

The Accidentals – Might As Well Be Gold – Time Out Session 1 [EP] – The Accidentals

Martin Sexton – Calling On America – 2020 Vision – Kitchen Table

Birds of Chicago – American Flowers – American Flowers [EP] – Signature Sounds

Joe Troop – Love Along the Way – Borrowed Time – Free Dirt

Della Mae – Bluebird Blackbird – The Butcher Shoppe (EP) – Rounder Records

Ola Belle Reed (compilation) – Foggy Mountain Top – Classic Banjo – Smithsonian Folkways

Pokey LaFarge – Get It ‘Fore It’s Gone – In The Blossom of Their Shade – New West Records

Amos Lee – Little Light – My New Moon – Dualtone

Hour Two:

Vivian Leva and Riley Calcagno – Will You – Vivian Leva and Riley Calcagno – Free Dirt

Victor Furtado – Denver Belle – Dellorto Island – Patuxent Music

Donna the Buffalo – Locket and Key – Silverlined – SUG

Billy Strings – Long Forgotten Dream – Home – Rounder

Peter Rowan – Ragged Old Dream – The Old School – Compass Records

The Brother Brothers – Circles – Calla Lily – Compass Records

Gordon Lightfoot – Circle of Steel – Gord’s Gold – Reprise

The Byrds – Full Circle – Byrds – Elektra

Rachel Baiman – When You Bloom (Colorado) – Cycles – Signature Sounds

Daniel Rodriguez – Colorado – Sojourn of a Burning Sun – Renew Records

Bella White – The Hand of Your Raising – Just Like Leaving – Rounder Records

Yasmin Williams – Sunshowers – Urban Driftwood – Spinster Sounds

Mandolin Orange – Golden Embers – Tides of A Teardrop – Yep Roc Records

Paula Fuga – If Ever (ft. Jack Johnson & Ben Harper) – Rain on Sunday – Brushfire Records

Ben Harper – Black Eyed Dog (feat. Rhiannon Giddens) – [single] – ANTI


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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