Folk Alley Radio Show #220602

This week on Folk Alley, join Elena See to celebrate and welcome in June with music by The Decemberists, The Fretless, and JigJam; plus, new music from Willi Carlisle, Mama’s Broke, Anna Tivel, and Steve Earle, from his Jerry Jeff Walker tribute album; Mary Gauthier helps us kick off our Pride Month celebration; and more.

In hour two, more new music by Cristina Vane, Adia Victoria, Pharis & Jason Romero, and Corner House; Hannah Read & Michael Starkey share an Anais Mitchell cover; favorites from Leo Kottke & Mike Gordon, Jon Stickley Trio, and William Prince; plus, a classic from Odetta, and more!


Hour One

The Decemberists – June Hymn – The King Is Dead – Capitol

The Fretless – June Tune – The Fretless – The Fretless

JigJam – June Apple – Phoenix – JigJam Records

Willi Carlisle – Life On the Fence – Peculiar, Missouri – Free Dirt Records

Mama’s Broke – Windows – Narrow Line – Free Dirt

Mary Gauthier – Drag Queens In Limousines – Drag Queens In Limousines – Mary Gauthier

Lucinda Williams – Changed the Locks – Lucinda Williams – Lucinda Williams Music/Thirty Tigers

Nanci Griffith (live) – More Than a Whisper – One Fair Summer Evening – MCA

Rickie Lee Jones – Satellites – Flying Cowboys – Geffen/UMG

Steve Earle – Mr Bojangles – Jerry Jeff – New West Records

Jerry Jeff Walker – Gettin’ By (Live) – Viva Terlingua (Live) – MCA Nashville

Anna Tivel – Outsiders – Outsiders – Mama Bird Recording Co.

Norah Jones – Carry On – Day Breaks – Blue Note

Hour Two

Cristina Vane – Make Myself Me Again – Make Myself Me Again – Red Parlor Records

Jon Stickley Trio – Future Ghost – [single] – Organic Records

Leo Kottke & Mike Gordon – The Only One – Noon – ATO

Adia Victoria – In The Pines – [single] – Adia Victoria

Odetta – In The Pines – Looking For a Home (Leadbelly Tribute) – M.C.

Hannah Read & Michael Starkey – Shenandoah – Cross the Rolling Water – Hudson Records

Anais Mitchell – Old Fashioned Hat – The Brightness – Righteous Babe Records

Pharis & Jason Romero – Cannot Change It All – Tell ‘Em You Were Gold – Smithsonian Folkways

Musique À Bouches – Monsieur Le Curé – Jusqu’aux oreilles – Musique a Bouches

William Prince – Sing Me A Song (feat. Serena Ryder) – [single] – Six Shooter Records

Dar Williams – Magical Thinking – I’ll Meet You Here – Renew Records

Vishten – Shetland’s Magical Bus – Mosaik – Plages Distribution

Hayes Carll – The Magic Kid – Lovers and Leavers – Hwy 87 Records

Corner House – South of The City – How Beautiful It’s Been – Corner House Records

Rakish – Counting Down the Hours – Counting Down The Hours – Rakish


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 65 stations nationally.

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