Folk Alley Radio Show #240328

This week on Folk Alley, join Elena See for music for opening week of baseball season with songs from Steve Goodman with Jethro Burns, Sam Bush, Chuck Brodsky, Mark Erelli, and The Gibson Brothers; new music from Missy Raines, Tennessee Freedom Singers, Aoife O’Donovan, and Ana Egge; plus favorites from Robbie Fulks, Mike + Ruthy, Punch Brothers, and Iris DeMent.

In Hour Two, it’s more new music from Sierra Ferrell, Paper Wings, Kyshona, Waxahatchee, Ordinary Elephant, and Jesse Lynn Madera; a classic reissue from Lester Flatt & The Nashville Grass; and more favorites from Donna the Buffalo, Bill Withers, Greg Brown, and The Honey Dewdrops.


Hour One

Steve Goodman (Jethro Burns) – Take Me Out to the Ballgame – Affordable Art – Red PJ

Sam Bush – The Wizard of Oz – King of My World – Sugar Hill

Chuck Brodsky – Bonehead Merkle – Last of the Old Time – Red House

Mark Erelli – The Hitter – [single] – Hillbilly Pilgrim

The Gibson Brothers – Iron and Diamonds – Iron and Diamonds – Sugar Hill

Missy Raines – Listen to the Lonesome Wind – Highlander – Compass Records

Robbie Fulks – Longhair Bluegrass – Bluegrass Vacation – Compass Records

The Tennessee Freedom Singers – Tennessee Rise – [single] – Thirty Tigers

Mike & Ruthy – Rise – Million To One – Humble Abode Music

Aoife O’Donovan – Daughters – All My Friends – Yep Roc

Haas Kowert Tice – El Camino – You Got This – Haas Kowert Tice

The Punch Brothers – Boll Weevil – The Phosphorescent Blues – Nonesuch Records

Ana Egge – Where Berries Grow – Sharing in the Spirit – Storysound Record

Iris DeMent – The Shores of Jordan – My Life – Warner Bro

Hour Two

Sierra Ferrell – I Could Drive You Crazy – Trail of Flowers – Rounder Records

Alison Brown – Sweet Sixteenths (feat. Sierra Hull) – On Banjo – Compass Records

Lester Flatt & The Nashville Grass – Great Big Woman – Heaven’s Bluegrass Band – CMH

Paper Wings – Listen to the World Spin – Listen to the World – Paper Wings

Donna the Buffalo – Spinning World – Tonight, Tomorrow and Yesterday – Sugar Hill

Kyshona – Echo – Legacy – Soundly Music

Bill Withers – Grandma’s Hands – Just As I Am – Sussex

Greg Brown – Ella Mae (live) – One Night – RedHouse

Waxahatchee – 365 – Tigers Blood – ANTI

Plains – Problem With It – I Walked With You A Ways – Anti

Ordinary Elephant – Once Upon a Time – Ordinary Elephant – Berkalin Records

The Quiet American – Sunflower River Blues – Wild Bill Jones – The Quiet American

The Honey Dewdrops – Fly Away Free – If the Sun Will Shine – The Honey Dewdrops

Lowen & Navarro – Weight of the World – Live Radio – Red Hen

Jesse Lynn Madera – Last Call (feat. Dan Navarro) – Speed of Sound – Big Fat Dress


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