Folk Alley Radio Show #240613

This week on Folk Alley, join Elena See for exciting new summer releases from Lonesome Ace Stringband, The Decemberists, Joe Muq, and the great Willie Nelson; an advance single from the Steep Canyon Rangers forthcoming album, ‘Live at Greenfield Lake;’ a set for gardening season with songs from David Mallett, Kathy Mattea, and Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young; plus favorites from The Band, Carolina Chocolate Drops, and Kurt Vile.

In hour two, it’s more new music from Tony Trischka, Laurie Lewis, Alisa Amador, Anna Tivel, and Oliver Wood; an advance single from Ben Sollee’s forthcoming album, ‘Long Haul’; an interview excerpt from the latest Basic Folk podcast featuring Kaia Kater; plus, favorites from Pharis & Jason Romero, Elephant Revival, and Luther Dickinson.

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Hour One

David Mallett – Garden Song – Inches And Miles, 1977-1980 – FlyingFish

Kathy Mattea – Turn Off the News (Build a Garden) – [single] – Kathy Mattea

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young – Johnny’s Garden (live) – CSNY 1974 – Rhino Records

Willie Nelson – Made in Texas – The Border – Legacy Recordings

Bob Wills & His Texas Playboys – Stay A Little Longer – Legends of Country Music – Columbia

Lonesome Ace Stringband – Stage Fright – [single] – Lonesome Ace Stringband

The Band – The Shape I’m In – Stage Fright – Capitol

The Decemberists – Burial Ground – As It Ever Was, So It Will Be Again – Yabb Records/Thirty Tigers

Offa Rex – Bonny May – The Queen of Hearts – Nonesuch

Steep Canyon Rangers – Fruits of My Labor (live) – Live at Greenfield Lake – Yep Roc

Carolina Chocolate Drops – Hit ‘Em Up Style – Genuine Negro Jig – Nonesuch

Jon Muq – Lucky Love – Flying Away – Easy Eye Sound

Kurt Vile – How Lucky (feat. John Prine) – Speed, Sound, Lonely KV [EP] – Matador Records

Hour Two

Tony Trischka – Bury Me Beneath the Willow (feat. Vince Gill) – Earl Jam: A Tribute To Earl Scruggs – Down The Road

Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn – New South Africa – Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn – Rounder

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

Laurie Lewis – Long Gone – Trees – Spruce and Maple Music

Bill Morrissey – Inside – Inside – Philo

Kaia Kater – Basic Folk Interview excerpt Cindy Howes & Kaia Kater – Basic Folk interview excerpt – Basic Folk

Kaia Kater – The Witch (feat. Aoife O’Donovan) – Strange Medicine – Free Dirt Records

Aoife O’Donovan & Taylor Ashton – Loretta – [single] – Yep Roc/Signature Sounds

Alisa Amador – Pasajeras (Passengers) – Multitudes – Thirty Tigers

Alisa Amador – Heartless Author (feat. Madison Cunningham) – Multitudes – Thirty Tigers

Ben Sollee – Misty Miles – Long Haul – Sonablast! Records

Elephant Revival – Lexington – Break In The Clouds – Ruff Shod

Anna Tivel – Real Things – Living Thing – Fluff & Gravy

Oliver Wood – Yo I Surrender – Fat Cat Silhouette – Honey Jar/Indirecto Records

Luther Dickinson – Up Over Yonder (feat. JJ Grey) – Blues & Ballads (A Folksinger’s Songbook) Volumes I & II – New West 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 70 stations nationally.

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