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Folk Alley Radio Show
Sundays from 8 - 10 p.m. beginning October 3

The Folk Alley Radio Show is a show that prides itself on playing the good stuff. You’ll hear folk, roots, blues, bluegrass, Americana – anything and everything that falls under the wide (and getting wider every day) “folk music” umbrella. Expect an eclectic, handcrafted, and diverse playlist every week that showcases the newest voices around as well as the classics from the 40s, 50s, 60s, and 70s.

The Folk Alley Radio Show focuses on “good music” rather than on specific genres or labels, and includes a wide range of diverse voices and experiences every week, along with many of Folk Alley’s exclusive studio sessions. Learn more about the show on their website.

  • This week on Folk Alley join Elena See to honor the late Queen Elizabeth II with music from many of our favorite UK artists. Hear Sir Paul McCartney, The Beatles, Ralph McTell, John Renbourn, Richard & Linda Thompson, Shirley Collins, Sam Lee, Bella Hardy, and Spell Songs. In hour two, it's new music from Sam Bush, Tommy Prine, Amy Ray, James Keelaghan, The Dropkick Murphys, Lake Street Drive, and much more. The post Folk Alley Radio Show #220922 appeared first on Folk Alley.
  • This week on Folk Alley, join Elena See to say farewell to summer with music from Frazey Ford, Alison Brown, and John Prine; new music by Charley Crockett, The McCrary Sisters, John McCutcheon, Damn Tall Buildings, Nora Brown, Watkins Family Hour, Darryl Purpose, Caleb Caudle, Liv Greene, I Draw Slow, and Melissa Carper; a previously unreleased Louvin Brothers cover from Hazel Dickens & Alice Gerrard; plus, favorites from Fotheringay, Rosanne Cash, Emmylou Harris, Dave Alvin, and much more. The post Folk Alley Radio Show #220915 appeared first on Folk Alley.
  • This week on Folk Alley, join Elena See for new music from Trampled By Turtles, Amy Ray, Valerie June, Damn Tall Buildings, The Dropkick Murphys, Plains, The A's, and Jake Blount; a new, classic live recording from Kris Kristofferson; plus favorites from John Craigie, Sarah Jarosz, Chris Thile, The Little Willies, Good Morning Bedlam, Adia Victoria, Jayme Stone, and more. The post Folk Alley Radio Show #220908 appeared first on Folk Alley.
  • This week on Folk Alley, join Elena See for a look at some of the history behind Labor Day and some of the great music that came from the labor movement. Hear songs from Pete Seeger, Natalie Merchant, Joan Baez, Utah Phillips, Hazel Dickens, Rosalie Sorrels, Billy Bragg & Wilco, Laurie Lewis with Alice Gerrard, and much more. The post Folk Alley Radio Show #220901 appeared first on Folk Alley.
  • This week on Folk Alley, join Elena See for some songs to celebrate the back-to-school time of year with music from Kate Wolf, David Bromberg, and Gillian Welch; new music from Bonnie Light Horseman, Allison Russell, I Draw Slow, and Caroline Spence; favorites from Kim Richey and Patty Griffin; plus we share some Gretchen Peters news too. The post Folk Alley Radio Show #220825 appeared first on Folk Alley.
  • This week on Folk Alley, join Elena See for songs to celebrate summer's bounty from Guy Clark, Earls of Leicester, and the Honey Dewdrops; new music from Anna Tivel, Peter Mulvey & SistaStings, Hawktail, Goodnight Moonshine, Lauren Balthrop, Alice Howe, Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen, Amythyst Kiah, Dead Horses, Shemekia Copeland, and Kelsey Waldon; a 2'fer set featuring the new tribute compilation to John Anderson with songs from John Prine and Brett Cobb; Watchhouse (formerly Mandolin Orange) goes all-acoustic; and much more. The post Folk Alley Radio Show #220818 appeared first on Folk Alley.
  • This week on Folk Alley, join Elena See for the dog days of August with music by John Cephas & Phil Wiggins and Pokey LaFarge; new music by Peter Mulvey & SistaStrings, Dan Tyminski, Miko Marks, Loudon Wainwright III, Watkins Family Hour, The A's, iskwē & Tom Wilson, Lindsay Lou, and John Fullbright; plus favorites from Ani DiFranco, Yasmin Williams, Rodrigo y Gabriela, William Prince, and Samantha Crain; and we remember the great Nanci Griffith, one year after her passing. The post Folk Alley Radio Show #220811 appeared first on Folk Alley.
  • This week on Folk Alley, an encore broadcast of a show first heard last summer at this time. Join Elena See to honor the great Jerry Garcia with music by the Jerry Garcia Band, Old & In the Way, and a collaboration with David Grisman; plus, we hear from Gillian Welch & David Rawlings, Yola, Brandi Carlile, Los Lobos, Tim O’Brien, and Miko Marks & the Resurrectors. All this, and favorites from Rose Cousins, David Francey, Taj Mahal & Keb' Mo', Mavis Staples, and the Atomic Duo too. The post Folk Alley Radio Show #220804 appeared first on Folk Alley.
  • This week on Folk Alley, join Elena See for loads of new summer releases. Hear the latest from Joe Pug, Zoe Boekbinder, Allison Russell & Dan Knobler, Charley Crockett, and Dan Tyminski honoring his hero, the late Tony Rice; plus, more from Chris Pierce, Gretchen Peters, Clare Sands, Tami Neilson, Matthew Barber, Dead Horses, Deidre McCalla, Anya Hinkle; and favorites from David Grisman & Jerry Garcia, Aoife O'Donovan, Laurie Lewis, and Cheryl Wheeler too. The post Folk Alley Radio Show #220728 appeared first on Folk Alley.
  • This week on Folk Alley, join Elena See for new music from John Moreland, Bonny Light Horseman, Jake Blount, Tami Neilson, Willi Carlisle, Circus No. 9, Jim Lauderdale, Ondara, Rachel Sumner & Traveling Light, and We Banjo 3; some exclusive Folk Alley Sessions recordings from Chastity Brown and Lake Street Dive; plus, classics from Sister Rosetta Tharpe, Muddy Waters, Loudon Wainwright III, Kris Kristofferson, Randy Newman, Koerner, Ray, & Glover, and more The post Folk Alley Radio Show #220721 appeared first on Folk Alley.
  • This week on Folk Alley, join Elena See for a throwback show to 1972. Hear what was popular in the world of folk 50 years ago, with songs by Don McLean, Neil Young, Linda Ronstadt, Jackson Browne, The Staple Singers, Bill Withers, Nick Drake, John Denver, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Townes Van Zandt, Jimmy Cliff, Richard Thompson, Tom Rush, and so much more. The post Folk Alley Radio Show #220714 appeared first on Folk Alley.
  • This week on Folk Alley, join Elena See to celebrate Woody and Arlo Guthrie's July birthdays; new music by Anna Tivel, Joan Shelley, Peter Mulvey & SistaStrings, The Early Mays, Hackensaw Boys, Kyshona, Peter Rowan, Nora Brown, Leon Timbo, Courtney Marie Andrews and The Brother Brothers cover of a James Taylor classic; plus, we'll hear more favorites from Jeffrey Martin, John Gorka, Chris Smither, Dolly Parton, Norman Blake, and much more. The post Folk Alley Radio Show #220707 appeared first on Folk Alley.