Folk Alley Radio Show #231026

This week on Folk Alley, it’s our Halloween special with spooky tunes by our favorite folk, roots, and Americana artists. Prepare to be creeped out with music from Riders in the Sky, Leon Redbone, Buddy & Julie Miller, Langhorne Slim, Maddy Prior, Lenore, Rayna Gellert, Gretchen Peters, Shirley Collins, Mollie O’Brien & Rich Moore, Rosanne Cash, Leonard Cohen, Tom Waits, and much more!


Hour One

Riders in the Sky – Ghost Train – Ridin’ the Tweetsie Railroad – MusicWagon

John Jorgenson Quintet – Ghost Dance – Ultraspontane – John Jorgenson Quintet

Leon Redbone – Ghost of the St. Louis Blues – Sugar – BMG

Buddy Miller & Jim Lauderdale – Vampire Girl – Buddy and Jim – New West Records

Langhorne Slim – Zombie – Lost at Last Vol.1 – Dualtone Music Group

Barry Dransfield – The Werewolf – Barry Dransfield – Spinney

Maddy Prior – In the Company of Ravens – Ravenchild – Park

Steeleye Span – Twa Corbies – Hark! The Village Wait – Shanachie

John Gorka – Raven in the Storm – Land of the Bottom Line – Windam Hil

Lenore – Ether’s Arms – Lenore – Lenore

Shirley Collins – Cruel Lincoln – Lodestar – Domino

T Sisters – Bones – Kindred Lines – Spruce and Maple Music

Kasey Chambers & Shane Nicholson – Rattlin’ Bones – Rattlin’ Bones – Sugarhill

Gretchen Peters – The Cruel Mother – [single] – Scarlet Letter Records

Rayna Gellert – The Fatal Flower Garden – Old Light: Songs from My Childhood & Other Gone Worlds – StorySound Records

Hour Two

Amelia Curran – I Am the Night – They Promised You Mercy – Six Shooter Records

Leonard Cohen – You Want It Darker – You Want It Darker – Sony/Columbia

Jeff Black – Ghosts in the Graveyard – Birmingham Road – Arista

Pat Donohue – You Haunt Me – Nobody’s Fault – Bluesky Records

Rosanne Cash – Long Black Veil – The List – Manhattan Records

Dave Rawlings Machine – Bodysnatchers – Nashville Obsolete – Acony Records

The Decemberists – Shankill Butchers – The Crane Wife – Capitol/Rough Trade

Jakob Dylan – Evil is Alive and Well – Seeing Things – Columbia

Mollie O’Brien & Rich Moore – Dead & Lovely – Saints & Sinners – Remington Road Records

The Red Stick Ramblers – The Devil With The Devil – Right Key,Wrong Keyhole – Memphis International Records

Ben Caplan – Devil Town – Birds With Broken Wings – Coalition Music

The Ditty Bops – Nosy Neighbor – Moon Over The Freeway – WarnerBros

Tom Waits – What’s He Building In There – Mule Variations – ANTI-


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