Sunday, June 28, 2009

Summer of Woodstock, 6-28-09

Featuring The Who

Live from Woodstock:
Summertime Blues
We're Not Gonna Take It
My Generation

From Live at Leeds:
Heaven and Hell
Happy Jack
I'm a Boy
Magic Bus

TOMMY: from 1989, "Join Together" tour
Amazing Journey
Eyesight to the Blind
Cousin Kevin
The Acid Queen
Pinball Wizard
Do You Think it's Alright? (to leave the boy with Uncle Ernie)
Fiddle About
There's a Doctor
Go to the Mirror!
Smash the Mirror
Tommy Can you hear me?
I'm Free
Miracle Cure
Sally Simpson
Tommy's Holiday Camp
We're Not Gonna Take It!

Next Week on the program: Grateful Dead and Janis Joplin

Saturday, June 27, 2009

Live on WRPI: Sarah Craig of Caffe Lena

Sarah Craig, Manager of Caffe Lena, will be the live guest on Stormy Monday Blues July 13th during the 7pm hour.

Wednesday, June 24, 2009

Grateful Dead Hours, 6-24-09

Grateful Dead Hours, 6-24-09

Finishing off from last week....
Phil and Friends, April 16 1999
Warfield Theater, San Francisco CA

Bertha ->
Prince Caspian -> (Phish song)
St. Stephen ->
The Eleven ->
Unbroken Chain
Chalkdust Torture -> (Phish song)
Mountains Of The Moon ->
Scarlet Begonias ->
Fire On The Mountain


Phil Lesh - Bass
Steve Kimock - Guitars
John Molo - Drums
Trey Anastasio - Guitar
Page McConnell - Keys
Donna Jean Godchaux-MacKay - Vocals

Two from "Workingman's Dead:"
Black Peter
Easy Wind

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Until next week,

Sunday, June 21, 2009

Mostly Folk Playlist, June 21, 2009

Hosted by Howard Jack:

Eddie & Kim Lawrence, "I'm Satisfied," My Second Wife's First Album
The Frank & Joe Show, "Alone Again Naturally," 33 1/3

Interview with Jim Gaudet:
Jim Gaudet & the Railroad Boys, "Born to be Lonesome," So Far So Good
" " " " " " "Get Up John," " " " "
" " " " " " "Callin' My Name," " " " "
" " " " " " "This Time," " " " "

Peggy Seeger, "Newlyn Town," Bring Me Home
Lou & Peter Berryman, "Talkin' at the Same Time," House Concert
Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen, "The River," Live in Concert
John Roberts & Tony Barrand, "The Draggletail Gypsy/The Princess Royal," A Present
from the Gentlemen

Bua, "John Henry's/Martin Wynne's #4/Miss MacDonald," An Spealadoir
Lou Killen, "The Bold 'Princess Royal'," A Seaman's Garland
Double Decker String Band, "Raise a Ruckus Tonight," Chasing Rainbows
Toby Walker, "Southern Cross the Dog," Plays Well with Others
Josh White, Jr., "Backwater Blues," Cortelia Clark
Judy Collins, "My Father," Who Knows Where the Time Goes
Byron Berline, "Miller's Reel," Dad's Favorites
John Prine, "My Old Man," Tribute to Steve Goodman
Darryl Scott, "My Father's House," Family Tree
Cosy Sheridan, "Me and My Father," Saturn Return
Michael Jerling, "Doubter's Prayer," In Another Life

Summer of Woodstock, Week 4

Tonight's Program:
Country Joe - Flying High
CJ and the Fish - Not So Sweet Martha Lorraine
CJ and the Fish - Rock n Soul Music

Santana's complete set:
Evil Ways
You Just Don't Care
Soul Sacrifice
Fried Neckbones

Mountain: (a few songs we didn't have time for last week)
Beside the Sea
Southbound Train

Creedance Clearwater Revival:
Born on the Bayou
Green River
Ninety-Nine and a Half (Won't Do)
I Put a Spell on You
Keep on Chooglin'

Canned Heat:
Going Up the Country
A Change is Gonna Come
Leaving This Town
*Woodstock Boogie will be played next week at the start of the program.

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Until Next Week,

Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Grateful Dead Hours, 6-17-09

Grateful Dead Hours, 6-17-09

Great show this week! Started things off with stuff from Jerry:

Rhapsody in Red from "Cats Under the Stars"
Knockin' on Heaven's Door from "Run for the Roses"

Followed up with half a show from Phil and Friends, April 16, 1999 at the Warfield Theater in San Francisco....

Set 1:
Help On The Way ->
Slipknot! ->
Franklin's Tower
Wish You Were Here ->
Tennessee Jed
Stella Blue

Set 2:
Bertha -> (we'll be playing the rest of the show next week!)

Finishing of with a few studio tracks from the albums we played from at the top of the show...
Cats Under the Stars from "Cats Under the Stars
Let's Spend the Night Together from "Garcia" (Rolling Stones cover)

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Until next week,

Summer of Woodstock

WRPI's new show Summer of Woodstock is currently featured on the front page of the RPI web site! For the full RPI press release about the show, see

Sunday, June 14, 2009

The 3 Jays live !

On Monday, June 15th, the 3 Jays will be the musical guests in the 8pm hour on Stormy Monday Blues. Stormy Monday Blues airs 6-10pm Monday at WRPI 91.5FM or

Saturday, June 13, 2009

Bluegrass Show June 13, 2009

New Camptown Races - Frank Wakefield (Intro)

Set 1
Don't You Call My Name - Del McCoury Band
High On A Mountain - Del McCoury Band
Chicken Under the Washtub - Del McCoury Band
Beauty of My Dreams - Del McCoury Band
Another Place Another Time - Del McCoury Band
The Cold Hard Facts - Del McCoury
True Life Blues - David Grisman (HIWTHI)
Two Arms to Hold Me - Jim and Jesse

Set 2
Bill Monroe for Breakfast - Acoustic Blue
Truck Drivin' Man - Bill Monroe
Shuckin' the Corn - Bill Monroe
Blue Moon of Kentucky - Bill Monroe
Goodbye Old Pal - Joe Val
Gonna Lay Down My Old Guitar - Hazel Dickens
Hobo Bill's Last Ride - Doc Watson
Brakeman's Blues - Bill Monroe
Worried Man Blues - Ralph Stanley
Springhill Disaster - Bill Clifton

Set 3
Old Joe Clark - Kruger Brothers
Frosty Morn/The Cuckoo - Kruger Brothers
Pretty Polly - Dirk Powell (Tim O'Brien Vocals)
I Am the Man Thomas - Dirk Powell (Tim O'Brien Vocals)
Lorena - John Hartford
Whose Shoulder Will You Cry On? - Red Allen
Muddy Waters - Seldom Scene
Come Early Morning - Seldom Scene

Set 4
Uncle Pen - Bill Monroe
Foggy Mountain Breakdown - Flatt and Scruggs
This Weary Heart You Stole Away - Stanley Brothers
You Don't KNow My Mind - Jimmy Martin
Rocky Top - Osborne Brothers
Mexican Stomp - Frank Wakefield
Miss Izzy - Frank Wakefield
Roane County Coal Train - Frank Wakefield

Set 5
I'm Moving On - Doc Watson
Columbus Stockade Blues - Doc Watson
I'm Thinking Tonight of My Blue Eyes - Ralph Stanley
A Distant Land to Roam - Ralph Stanley
Don't Lie to Me - Frank Wakefields
I Thought I Heard You Calling My Name - Frank Wakefield

Set 6
Too Wise Special - Good Ole Boys
On Top of Old Smokey - The Good Ole Boys
Dueling Banjos - Eric Weissberg and Steve Mandell
Thanks A Lot - Del McCoury Band
Highway of Pain - Del McCoury Band
I Believe - Del McCoury Band
Not A Word From Home - Joe Val
Grandaddy's Farm - Joe Adee

Wednesday, June 10, 2009

Grateful Dead Hours, 6-10-09

Grateful Dead Hours, 6-10-09

The Centrum - April 4, 1987

Touch of Grey
Greatest Story Ever Told
El Paso
Tennessee Jed
Good Time Blues
Box of Rain
Promised Land

Iko Iko
Playin' in the Band
Comes a Time
Willie and the Hand Jive
Morning Dew

One More Saturday Night

Until next week,
Steve M.

Tuesday, June 9, 2009

Mostly Folk Playlist, June 7, 2009

Host: Sonny Ochs


Kim & Reggie Harris/ In the Heat of the Summer/In the Heat of the Summer
Marc Gunn/ Lord of the Pounce/ Irish Drinking Songs for Cat Lovers
Eva Cassidy/ Fields of Gold/ Songbird
Enoch Kent/ Some Ha'e Meat/ These Times
Grit Laskin/ Soft & Round/ These Times
Bill Garrett & Sue Lothrop/ No More Fish/ These Times
Nancy White/ I Sweep the Sidewalk/ These Times
Evalyn Parry/ Bottle This/ These Times
Rachel Bissex/ No More Songs/ In White Light
Richie Havens/ Stardust & Passions/ Wishing Well
Terri Hendrix/ Wallet/ Left Over Alls
Charlie King & Karen Brandow/ The Money's Gonna Flow/ Higher Ground
Harvey Andrews/ Leaving Home/ The Journey
Pat Humphries/ Swimming to the Other Side/ Same Rain
Nick Annis/ In the Beginning/ Steal the Cow
Andy Pratt/ The Water Is Wide/ Masters of War
Euphonia/ Tear My Stillhouse Down/ The Old Jawbone
Tom Pacheco/ 10 Cent Gas/ Railroad Rainbows & Talkin Blues
Buskin & Batteau/ You're Right/ Red Shoes & Golden Hearts
My Sweet Patootie/ The Dandiest of Dandelions/ Nowheresville
Ronny Cox/ Happy Father's Day/ Songs with Repercussions
Vienna Teng/ In Another Life/ Inland Territory
Chris Kennedy/ Looking for the Lincoln Highway/ Postcards from Main St.
Happy Traum/ Relax Your Mnd/ Relax Your Mind
Jim Photoglo/ Is It Me?/ Is It Me?
Joe Jencks/ Bracero/ Links In a Chain
Les Barker/ Inconsonants/ Arovertherapy
David Roth (& Anne Hills)/ That Kind of Grace/ Rising In Love
Faith Petric/ Rock Me To Sleep/ Faith's Favorites
Mike Agranoff/ Hamlet/ The Modern Folk Musician
Christine Lavin/ Oh, No/ Please Don't Make Me Too Happy
JoshWhite Jr./ Streets of London/ Delicate Balance
Toby Walker/ Mama Keeps Her Kitchen Clean/ Hand Picked
Peggy Seeger/ Different Therefore Equal/ Period Pieces
Steve Gillette & Cindy Mangsen/ Heartland/ Live In Concert
Lou & Peter Berryman/ Broccoli Shy/ House Concert
Galitcha/ J'entends le Moulin/ Celebration Ble d'Inde
Bill Harley/ I Am the Batman/ Mistakes Were Made
Tom Paxton/ Lyndon Johnson Told the Nation/ Best of Tom Paxton
Chuck Brodsky/ Doc Ellis/ Two Sets
Jen Cass/ Violent Times/ Brave Enough To Say
Magpie/ It's a Pleasure to Know You

Wednesday, June 3, 2009

GD Hours, 6-3-09

Grateful Dead Hours, 6-3-09
Some variety in this week's show ==> Click on the links for more details!
Madison Square Garden - October 12, 1983 | Grateful Dead
Franklin's Tower
Man Smart/Woman Smarter
He's Gone

From the album, Garcia/Grisman:

Grateful Dawg
Friend of the Devil

Curtis Hixon Convention Hall - December 18, 1973 | Grateful Dead
Tennessee Jed
Me and My Uncle
Don't Ease Me In
Looks Like Rain
They Love Each Other
Me and Bobby McGee
Brown Eyed Women
Beat it on Down the Line