Wednesday, January 27, 2010

Mostly Folk Playlist, January 24, 2010

Host: Sonny Ochs

This was a fill-in show, so I took the opportunity to do a "Golden Oldies of Folk" show. I cheated a bit by using the Rhino Troubadours of the Folk Era set. It saved carrying tons of lps with me.
Always get great audience reaction when I do this type of show!

Artist/ Song/ CD or LP
The Weavers/ Goodnight Irene/ Troubadours of Folk Era Vol 3
Kingston Trio/ Tom Dooley/ "
The Limeliters/ Hard Ain't It Hard/ "
Rooftop Singers/ Walk Right In/ "
Greenbriar Boys/ Stewball / "
Peter Paul & Mary/ Don't Think Twice, It's Alright/ In the Wind
The New Lost City Ramblers/ I'll Roll In My Sweet Baby's Arms/ Troub. Vol. 3
The Mamas & the Papas/ California Dreaming/ If You Believe Your Eyes & Ears
The Highwaymen/ Michael/ Troub. Vol 3
The Dillards/ Polly Von/ Back Porch Bluegrass
The Brothers Four/ Greenfields/ Troub. Vol. 3
The Chad Mitchell Trio/ Hang on the Bell, Nellie/ Mighty Day On Campus
The Banana Boat Song/ The Tarriers/ Troub Vol. 3
Dueling Banjos/ Eric Weissberg & Steve Mandell/ Sound Track from Deliverance
The New Christy Minstrels/ Green Green/ Troub. Vol. 3
HARP/ Somos El Barco/ Sowing the Seeds - 10th Anniv.
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band/ Mr. Bojangles/ Singer-Songwriters of the 70's (Vol 4)
Simon & Garfunkel/ Sounds of Silence/ Sounds of Silence
Ian & Sylvia/ Four Strong Winds/ Greatest Hits
Steve Goodman/ City of New Orleans/ Singer/Songwriters of the 70's
Joan Baez/ Diamonds & Rust/ "
Kate & Anna McGarrigle/ Heart Like A Wheel "
Country Joe & the Fish/ Feel Like I'm Fixin'-To-Die/ Songs of Protest
Janis Ian/ Society's Child/ Songs of Protest
Dion/ Abraham, Martin & John/ Songs of Protest
James Taylor/ Fire & Rain/ Amchitka
The Incredible String Band/ The Hedgehog's Song/ 5000 Spirits
Gordon Lightfoot/ Early Morning Rain/ The Very Best of
The New Journeymen/ Last Thing On My Mind/ The Magic Circle
Don McLean/ Vincent / Singer-Songwriters of the 70's
Eric Andersen/ Violets of Dawn/ Troub. Vol. 1
Tom Rush/ The Circle Game/ Troub. Vol 2
Joni Mitchell/ Both Sides Now/ "
Harry Chapin/ Taxi/ Singer/Songwriters of the 70's
Buffy Ste Marie/ Universal Soldier/ Troub. Vol. 1
Dave Van Ronk/ Cocaine Blues/ "
Odetta/ John Henry/ "
Martin & Neil/ Tear Down the Walls/ Troub. Vol.2
Bob Gibson & Bob Camp/ Well Well Well/ Troub. Vol 1
The Simon Sisters/ Winken Blinken & Nod/ Troub. Vol 2
Tim Hardin/ Reason To Believe/ Troub. Vol 2
Phil Ochs/ There But For Fortune/ Troub. Vol 2
The Hollys/ He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother/ Peacemakers Protesters and Potheads
Carole King/ You've Got a Friend/ Tapestry
(Last 2 dedicated to the survivors in Haiti)

Monday, January 18, 2010

Mostly Folk Playlist, January 17, 2010

Host: Howard Jack

Bill Staines, "Winter on the Railroad," Tracks and Trails
David Bromberg, "Come All You Fair and Tender Maidens," Sideman Serenade
Jorma Kaukonen, "Been So Long," River of Tears
Taj Mahal, "Slave Driver," Mo' Roots
Bob Dylan, "No More Auction Block," The Bootleg Series, Volumes 1-3 (Rare and

Sweet Honey in the Rock, "Wade in the Water," Live at Carnegie Hall
The Kim & Reggie Harris Group, "Heaven Is Less Than Fair," Music & the Underground
Joe & Eddie, "[Follow] The Drinking Gourd," There's a Meetin' Here Tonight - The Best
of Joe & Eddie
Woody Guthrie, "Harriet Tubman's Ballad," Long Ways to Travel
Corey Harris, "Keep Your Lamp Trimmed and Burning," Between Midnight and Day
Sparky and Rhonda Rucker, "Titanic Epic," Treasures and Tears
Jack Landron, "Father's Grave," Freedom Is a Constant Struggle
Mimi & Richard Farina, "Michael, Andrew & James," The Complete Vanguard Recordings
Si Kahn, "I Have Seen Freedom," I Have Seen Freedom
The Fairfield Four, "My God Called Me This Morning," Standing in the Safety Zone
The Pointer Sisters, "Yes We Can Can," The Pointer Sisters
James Taylor, "Shine a Little Light," New Moon Shine
Bob Marley, "Redemption Song," Legend: The Best of Bob Marley & the Wailers
Dave Rawlings Machine, "The Monkey and the Engineer," A Friend of a Friend
Coco and Lafe, "Praying for Rain," Uncovered
Dave Alvin & the Guilty Women, "Que Sera, Sera," Dave Alvin & the Guilty Women

Saturday, January 16, 2010

Folk and World Features Playlist, January 17, 2010

Tomorrow on Folk and World Features, I'll be playing music from Haiti. Tune in to WRPI 5-6pm to listen.

Gason Total | Orchestre Tropicana D’Haiti | Putumayo Presents: World Party
Kité | Riské | Putumayo Presents:Women of the World - International
Pa Koute Konsèy | Haitiando | Putumayo Presents: Salsa Around the World
Rasanblé | Beethova Obas| Putumayo Presents: Music From the Chocolate Lands
Pa ‘Piye Soo D M’ | Lole-Lolay | Putumayo Kids Presents: Caribbean Playground
Panama | Marlene Dorcena | Putumayo Kids Presents: Caribbean Playground
Chalé Lanmou | Tabou Combo | Putumayo Presents: Caribbean Party
Bél Fanm | Mika | Putumayo Presents: The Caribbean
Jasmine | Bélo | Lakou Trankil
Histoire d’eau | Emeline Michel | Reine De Coeur
Ki Sa Pou-n Fe? (What is to Be Done?) | Atis Indepandan | Haiti: Ki Sa Pou-N Fe? (What is to Be Done)
M-Anvi Chante Peyi-M (Singing of My Country) | Atis Indepandan | Haiti: Ki Sa Pou-N Fe? (What is to Be Done)
Jou Nou Revolte | Boukman Eksperyans | Kalfou Danjere

Bluegrass Show Saturday January 16, 2010

Set 1
New Camptown Races - Frank Wakefield
Ophelia - Gibson Brothers
Cash on the Barrelhead - Dolly Parton
Just A Year Ago Today - James Reams and the Barnstormers
Ginseng Sullivan - Norman Blake
Brown County Breakdown - Richard Greene
Turn It On Turn It On Turn It On - Rock County
Buddies in the Saddle - Peter Rowan and Don Edwards
Sally Goodin' - Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys

Set 2
The Baltimore Fire - David Grisman Bluegrass Experience
Salty Dog - Norman Blake
Watermelon Wine - Junior Barber
Ranger's Command - The Hillmen
Wreck of the Tennessee Gravy Train - Mike Seeger
I'm Going Where Time Stands Still - Hunger Mountain Boys
Misery Loves Company - Karl Shiflett and Big Country Show
Television - Snuffy Jenkins (Ira Dimmery vocal)

Set 3
Another Night - Ricky Skaggs
I'm Still Livin' For You - Jim Lauderdale
Windy Mountain - Longview
The Long Fork of Buckhorn - Art Stamper
Turn Up the Bottle - Steep Canyon Rangers
Pickin' In the Wind - Mark O'Conner
Country Pride - Lost and Found
Milwaukee Here I Come - Jimmy Martin
George Alley's FFV - Flatt and Scruggs

Set 4
Mississippi Sawyer - J E Mainer's Mountaineers
He Came From Carolina (A Tribute to Earl) - Jim Mills
Dueling Banjos - Earl and Randy Scruggs
Foggy Mountain Special - Flatt and Scruggs
Earl's Breakdown - Flatt and Scruggs
Jimmy Brown the Newsboy - Flatt and Scruggs
Beaumont Rag - Bryan Sutton
Radio Joe - Norman Blake
You've Got to Play Straight - Jack Tottle

Set 5
The Bottle Let Me Down - Vern and Ray w/Herb Perdersen
Poor Man's Troubles - Bruce Molsky
Henry Lee - Ralph Stanley
Luckiest Man in Town - Nashville Bluegrass Band
Golden Gate Promenade - Butch Waller
Blues for Louisiana - James Reams and the Barnstormers

Set 6
Freeborn Man - Beppe Gambetta and Dan Crary
Charlie Lawson's Still - Mark Newton Band
Lucky Break - Roland White
Pretty Fair Maid in the Garden - Tim O'Brien
Eighth of January - Chubby Wise
You'll Get No More of Me - Hazel Dickens
Arkansas Traveler - Jerry Garcia and David Grisman

Sunday, January 10, 2010

Folk and World Features Playlist, January 10, 2010

Host: Terry Hayden

Today's theme was French Canadian music. The show was abbreviated because it was partially pre-empted by hockey.

Ma Bonne Dame | The McDades | Bloom
Le Vert Laurier/Yinn & Yann | The McDades | Bloom
Le Meunier et la Jeune Fille, Les Quatre Fer en L’air | The Duhks | Your Daughters and Your Sons
Du Temps que J’épais Juene | The Duhks | The Duhks
La marmotteuse / The Growler | Barachois | Encore!
Fille délaissée | Barachois | Encore!
Le pétrolier | Suroit | Ressac
Suite pour cormemuse | Suroit | Les Grandes Marées de 1992-2000
La Fille et les dragons | Le Vent du Nord | Dans les airs

Mostly Folk Playlist, January 3, 2010

Host: Terry Hayden

Rainbow | Sarah Lee Guthrie | Sarah Lee Guthrie
Let This Be My Prayer | Magic Hour | Mad Agnes
Can't Hear Me Callin' | Crooked Still | Shaken By a Low Sound
Robin Hood Changes His Oil | Gideon Freudmann | Hologram Crackers
The Most Polite City in the World | Christine Lavin | Happydance of the Xenophobe
Canadian for a Day | Sass! | Album One
Aunties Waltz | Gordon and Greg Lehrke | Oasis Acoustic Volume VII #16
Por la tue puerta | Broadside Electric | Live Do Not Immerse
The Rolling of the Stones | Bok, Muir, and Trickett | The First Fifteen Years, Volume II
Soul Traveler | Chuck Suchy | Unraveling Heart
Comfort You | Ellis Paul and Vance Gilbert | Side of the Road
Not Look Down | Dougie MacLean | Inside the Thunder
Prisoner | Aztec Two Step | Aztec Two Step
American Wish | The Kennedys | Better Dreams
Until a Drop Becomes a Flood | Leela and Ellie Grace | Oasis Acoustic, Volume VIII, #2
I Changed My Name to Mary Burke | Deborah van Kleef | Oasis Acoustic Volume VII, #10
Brooklyn in July | Joe Crookston | Able, Baker, Charlie, and Dog
Sixteen Tons/Hit the Road, Jack | Schooner Fare | The First Ten Years
Coal Tattoo | Hank Cramer | Miner's Songs - Bygone Times and Places
Joe Hill| Paul Robeson | Classic Labor Songs
On My Way | Mavis Staples | We'll Never Turn Back
This is a Mean World | Sweet Honey in the Rock | In This Land
Daughters and Sons | Atwater Donnelly | Culled From the Garden
One Voice | The Wailin' Jennies | Live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House
There But For Fortune | What’s That I Hear: The Songs of Phil Ochs | Peter Yarrow
Changes | Kim and Reggie Harris | Simplicity
Seeds of Hope (The Last March) | Garnet Rogers | All That Is

Saturday, January 9, 2010

Bluegrass Show January 9, 2010

Mostly Live Recordings

Set 1
Bluegrass Breakdown - Bill Monroe 2-6-82
The Battleship of Maine - Norman Blake 10-11-98
Deep River Blues - Doc Watson and Tony Rice 4-25-97
Squirrel Hunters - John Hartford 1-17-98
C and O Canal - Seldom Scene 2-6-82
Blackjack County Chains - Del McCoury 6-14-97
Baltimore Johnny - Del McCoury 6-14-97

Set 2
99 Years - Tim O'Brien, Jerry Douglas and Tony Rice 6-27-98
How Mountain Girls Can Love - Peter Rowan and Frank Wakefield 2-25-76
Summertime - Doc Watson 19-9-00
Nobody Eats At Linebaugh's Anymore - John Hartford w/ New Grass Revival 2-9-77
Salty Dog - Norman Blake 3-24-00
House of the Rising Sun > Walk Don't Run - Seldom Scene 2-28-93

Set 3
Nine Pound Hammer - Acoustic Allstars 1-23-88
Slipstream - Acoustic Allstars 1-23-88
High On A Mountaintop - Hot Rize 6-18-88
Arkansas Traveler - Tiny Rice Unit w/ F Wakefield 2-24-91
Daybreak in Dixie - Tony Rice Unit w/ F Wakefield 2-24-91
Dixie Breakdown - Northern Lights w/V Clements 8-00

Set 4
Whitewater - Tony Rice Unit w/ B Fleck 2-23-91
John Hardy - Tony Rice Unit w/ B Fleck 2-23-91
Muleskinner - Bill Monroe 6-3-75
Footprints in the Snow - Bill Monroe 6-3-75
Good Woman's Love - Bill Monroe 6-3-75
Evangelina - Del McCoury 7-21-02
8th of January - Jeremy Stephens
Battle of New Orleans - Jimmy Driftwood

Set 5
Frosty Morn > Cuckoo Bird > Frosty Morn - Kruger Brothers 7-22-00
Good Old Boys - John Hartford 10-1-99
Sin City - JD Crowe and New South 6-18-75 (mentions Corinth, NY at Beginning)

Set 6
I Know You're Married - Bluegrass Sessions 9-5-99
I Know You Rider - Bill Monroe and Seldom Scene 2-6-82
Oh the Wind and Rain - Jerry Garcia and David Grisman 5-92
Uncle Pen - Bill Monroe 2-6-82

Saturday, January 2, 2010

Bluegrass Show January 2, 2010

Set 1
New Camptown Races - Frank Wakefiled (intro)
Home Is Where the Heart Is - Old and In the Way
Down Where the River Bends - Old and In the Way
On and On - Old and In the Way
The Hobo Song - Old and In the Way
Old and In the Way Breakdown - Old and In the Way
'Til the End of the World Rolls 'Round - Old and In the Way
Panama Red - Old and In the Way

Set 2
Friend of the Devil - Rice Rice Hillman and Pedersen
Cold Statesville Ground - James Reams and the Barnstormers
The Lost Cave - Longview
I'm Still Living for You - Jim Lauderdale
Over the Waterfall/Frosty Morn - Wild Turkey Stringband
Banjo Man - Carl Jackson
Empty Pocket Blues - Hot Rize
Radio Boogie - Hot Rize

Set 3
On the Radio - John Hartford
Dixie Trucker's Home - John Hartford
Keep on Truckin' - John Hartford
Dawggy Mountain Breakdown - David Grisman Bluegrass Experience
False Hearted Lover - Josh Graves
Lonesome Number One - The Gibson Brothers
Runaway Country - Douglas Dillard

Set 4
Beats Me - Vassar Clements
Don't Be Careful What You Wish For - Larry Rice
Hangman's Reel - Bryan Sutton
Life's Railway to Heaven - Blue Sky Boys
And the Cat Came Back the Very Next Day - Norman Blake
Springtime - Kenny Baker
Cold Wind - Joe Val
Bully of the Town - Bryan Sutton

Set 5
Footprints in the Snow - Bill Monroe
Hello City Limits - Red Allen and the Kentuckians
Blue Lonesome Wind - Auldridge, Bennett and Gaudreau
Doesn't Mean that Much Anymore - Rice Rice Hillman and Pedersen
Decision At Glady Fork - Bryan Sutton
Ruben's Train - David Grisman's Bluegrass Experience
You're Not A Drop In the Bucket - Larry Rice

Set 6 - From CD 1 Bill Monroe - Bluegrass 1950-1958 Bear Family
Blue Grass Ramble
New Muleskinner Blues
My Little Georgia Rose
Memories of You
Uncle Pen
Raw Hide
Brakeman's Blues
Travelin' Blues
When the Cactus Is In Bloom