Folk

Keeping Up with the Joneses!

Airs at: Fri, 10/15/2021 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Produced for The Songcircle
True giants of music make up much of today’s Songcircle playlist. Great American Songbook composers Irving Berlin and Johnny Mercer sing their own songs. Plus, Bob Dylan, Frank Sinatra, Johnny Cash, The Rolling Stones, The Temptations, George Jones, The Clash, Dusty Springf... Read more

Autumnal Folk Music

Airs at: Fri, 10/15/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Cascadia Coffeehouse
Today's Cascadia Coffeehouse will feature some of my favorite fall and autumn folk songs, including Tom Russell, Tim O'Brien, I'm With Her, and more. We'll also showcase a few tracks from new albums recently released. Read more

Apples, Grain and Yeast on Folk Espresso

Airs at: Mon, 10/11/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Folk Espresso
The apples are ripe, and the grain and grapes are harvested. With some yeast, time, and distillation we’ll have drinks to warm our winter. This episode of Folk Espresso features songs of apples, grain, hops, and fermented beverages. Read more

Buscando America on 10/05/21

Airs at: Tue, 10/05/2021 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Buscando America
En este episodio escucharás sobre dos documentales, por una lado una conversación con Tejiendo caminos, creadora del documental MORADA a un año de la toma de la ex CNDH CDMX, hoy Okupa Cuba Monumenta Viva, un espacio de lucha y refugio para todas las mujeres del mundo. Escu... Read more

Slide Guitar 101

Airs at: Wed, 10/06/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Pastures of Plenty
The roots of playing a guitar with a slide to mimic the human voice can be traced back to Africa. Mississippi delta blues singers used knives and glass bottlenecks to make their guitars sing and laugh and cry starting in the early 20th Century. I’ve loved slide guitar since... Read more

New Releases

Airs at: Fri, 10/01/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Cascadia Coffeehouse
During today's membership drive edition of the Cascadia Coffeehouse, we'll feature some of my backlog of (relatively) new releases, including Dar Williams, Iona Fyfe, Jeffrey Foucault, and more, as well as some old favorites. Read more

Movin On - Songs of Democracy Part 2

Airs at: Fri, 10/08/2021 at 12:00pm - 2:30pm
Produced for Movin' On
On Friday, October 8th, a little after noon to 1:30pm,  Movin' On presents part 2 of songs of democracy, in keeping with the membership drive sounds of democracy. Featured will be a tribute to Phil Ochs, the music of John McCutcheon, Si Kahn and more. Join host Don Jacobson... Read more

Movin' On - Songs of Democracy Special

Airs at: Fri, 10/01/2021 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Movin' On
Folk music historically had topical and social content woven into the songs. It is no different today. Pete & Peggy Seeger, Tish Hinojosa, Sweet Honey in the Rock, Laura Love and John McCutcheon are carrying on the tradition of socially progressive music. You will all of th... Read more

Asheville Folk on Rise When the Rooster Crows

Airs at: Thu, 09/23/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Nestled in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains in western North Carolina, Asheville has developed a thriving arts and music scene in recent decades. The city hosts festivals throughout the year and the streets are filled with lively buskers when the weather is nice.  In addi... Read more

The Black & White Album 2: More African-American Artists Cover The Beatles

Airs at: Fri, 09/17/2021 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Produced for The Songcircle
We're helping to kick off KBOO's Fall Drive in style with a follow-up to one of last year's most listened-to and loved Songcircle episodes, The Black & White Album, this time around featuring a whole new batch of stellar interpretations of songs from the latter half of The ... Read more