Folk Alley Radio Show #221201

This week on Folk Alley, join Elena See for a deep dive into Folk Alley’s Best of 2022. You’ll hear from Charley Crockett, Joan Shelley, Jake Xerxes Fussell, Judy Collins, Oumou Sangaré, and much more. Tune in this week to find out who made Folk Alley’s list of favorites for the year.


Hour One:

Charley Crockett – I’m Just a Clown – The Man From Waco – Son of Davy/Thirty Tigers

Mama’s Broke – Just Pick One – Narrow Line – Free Dirt

Miko Marks & the Resurrectors – Trouble – Feel Like Going Home – Redtone Records

Jake Xerxes Fussell – Breast of Glass – Good and Green Again – Paradise of Bachelors

Joan Shelley – Like The Thunder – The Spur – No Quarter

Judy Collins – When I Was A Girl In Colorado – Spellbound – Cleopatra Records

Pharis & Jason Romero – Souvenir – Tell ‘Em You Were Gold – Smithsonian Folkways

Oumou Sangaré – Sarama – Timbuktu – World Circuit

Mary Gauthier – Amsterdam – Dark Enough To See the Stars – Thirty Tigers

Leyla McCalla – Vini Wè – Breaking the Thermometer – Anti-

S.G. Goodman – Teeth Marks – Teeth Marks – Verve Forecast/UMG

Mavis Staples and Levon Helm – You’ve Got To Move – Carry Me Home – ANTI

Bonny Light Horseman – California – Rolling Golden Holy – 37d03d

Jake Blount – The Man Was Burning – [single] – Free Dirt

Hour Two:

Jamestown Revival – Working On Love – Young Man – Jamestown Revival Recordings/Thirty Tigers

Alela Diane – Paloma – Looking Glass – Soundly Music

Salt House – Headwater – Riverwoods – Hudson Records

Tommy Prine – Ships In the Harbor – [single] – Nameless Knight

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

Tami Neilson – Beyond the Stars (feat. Willie Nelson) – Kingmaker – Outside Music

Adeem the Artist – Middle of a Heart – White Trash Revelry – Four Quarters Records

Anais Mitchell – Bright Star – Anais Mitchell – BMG

iskwē and Tom Wilson – Mother Love – Mother Love – iskwē Music

The Dropkick Murphys – Two 6’s Upside Down – This Machine Still Kills Fascists – Dummy Luck Music

Bonnie Raitt – Just Like That – Just Like That – Redwing Records

Willi Carlisle – Your Heart’s A Big Tent – Peculiar, Missouri – Free Dirt Records

Amy Ray – Joy Train – If It All Goes South – Daemon Records

Tré Burt – Know Your Demons – [single] – Oh Boy Records


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 67 stations nationally.

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