This week on Folk Alley join Elena See for new music from Aimee Mann, Courtney Hartman, Grain Thief, and Lukas Nelson with the Willie Nelson Family Band; a set in celebration of Nora Guthrie’s new book, ‘Woody Guthrie: Songs and Art • Words and Wisdom’; plus favorites from Greg Brown, Slaid Cleaves, Patty Griffin, and more.
In hour two, new music from The Steel Wheels, Sean Rowe, and Brandi Carlile; a new advance single from Darrell Scott, from the forthcoming December compilation tribute to Tony Rice; and more advance singles from Del McCoury Band and Hurray for the Riff Raff, from their new albums due out in early 2022. All this, plus favorites from Anna Tivel, Chris Smither, Anna & Elizabeth, and more.
Catherine Maclellan – Frost In the Hollows – The Raven’s Sun – Catherine Maclellan
David Schnaufer w/ Stephen Seifert – Cold Frosty Morning – Delcimore – Collecting
Greg Brown – Brand New ’64 Dodge – The Poet Game – Red House
Aimee Mann – I See You – Queens of The Summer Hotel – SuperEgo
Martin Sexton – I Believe In You – Mixtape of the Open Road – Kitchen Table Records
Woody Guthrie – Hard Travelin’ – Woody Guthrie Sings Folk Songs – Smithsonian Folkways
Billy Bragg & Wilco – California Stars – Mermaid Avenue – Elektra
Jay Farrar, Will Johnson, Anders Parker, Yim Yames – Hoping Machine – New Multitudes – Rounder Records
Cole Quest and The City Pickers – My Name Is New York – Cole Quest and The City Pickers – Cole Rotante
Courtney Hartman – Wandering – Glade – Reckoner Records
Grain Thief – Sarah Armstrong’s Paddy On The Turnpike – Something Sour, Something Sweet – Grain Thief
Slaid Cleaves – Dance Around The Fire – No Angel Knows – Philo
Patty Griffin – Made of the Sun – Servant of Love – PGM
Willie Nelson – Keep It On the Sunnyside (feat. Lukas Nelson) – The Willie Nelson Family – Legacy Recordings
Darrell Scott (comp) – 10 Degrees and Getting Colder – Barry Waldrep and Friends Celebrate Tony Rice – Barry Waldrep
Tony Rice – Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald – Church Street Blues – Sugar Hill
The Steel Wheels – It’s Your Fault – Everyone A Song, Vol. Two – Big Ring Records
Wes Corbett – Dinosaur Birthday – Cascade – Padiddle Records
Anna & Elizabeth – Heap of Horses – Sun To Sun – Free Dirt Records
Del McCoury Band – Running Wild – Almost Proud – McCoury Music, Inc.
The Lowest Pair – Wild Animals – The Perfect Plan – Delicata Records
Hurray for the Riff Raff – Rhododendron – Life on Earth – Nonesuch Records
Kevin Morby – Sundowner – Sundowner – Dead Ocean
Sean Rowe – I Won’t Run – The Darkness Dressed In Colored Lights – Fluff & Gravy Records
Anna Tivel – Dial Tone – Heroes Waking Up – Fluff and Gravy
Chris Smither – What They Say – Hundred Dollar Valentine – Homunculus Music/Mighty Albert
Brandi Carlile – Mama Werewolf – In These Silent Days – Low Country Sound
Yola & the Highwomen – Hold On (feat. Sheryl Crow, Brandi Carlile, & Natalie Hemby) – [single] – Why Queue Records
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