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Fisher Poetry

Airs at: Mon, 02/08/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Folk Espresso
Every year since 1998, in the last weekend of February, fisher poets have gathered in Astoria, Oregon to celebrate the livelihood of fishing and its connected community. This year’s FisherPoets Gathering will be different, with the gathering done over the internet. This epi... Read more

Rise when the Rooster Crows on 02/04/21

Airs at: Thu, 02/04/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am

A Musical Tribute to Tony Rice

Airs at: Wed, 02/03/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Pastures of Plenty
Legendary guitarist Tony Rice died on Christmas Day. He was a true virtuoso and innovator. Tony played in numerous bluegrass and "newgrass" ensembles and was a highly sought after session musician. The focus this morning is on solo performances featuring his outstanding vo... Read more

New Light

Airs at: Thu, 01/28/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
We have a lot of winter ahead of us, but the days are getting longer, and the first blooms of the new year have started to open. This is a season of hope as we emerge from the darkness.  Rise when the Rooster Crows features traditional North American folk music, with its ro... Read more

Folk Espresso on 01/25/21

Airs at: Mon, 01/25/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Folk Espresso

It's a New Dawn, It's a New Day, and We're Feeling Good

Airs at: Fri, 01/22/2021 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Produced for The Songcircle
Welcoming in the new President (and kicking the old one to the curb) with help from Nina Simone, Bruce Springsteen, Leonard Cohen, Maya Angelou, Tom Jones (covering Todd Snider!?), Janis Ian, Simon & Garfunkel, Dan Bern, Chumbawamba, Anti-Flag, and more, including two breat... Read more

Rise when the Rooster Crows on 01/21/21

Airs at: Thu, 01/21/2021 at 5:30am - 7:00am

Janis, Dolly, Dewey, and Phil

Airs at: Tue, 01/19/2021 at 3:00am - 5:30am
Produced for Vinyl Pajama Party