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NHPR and The Tupelo Music Hall are teaming up to produce The Tupelo Public Radio Project, a series of monthly live events hosted by Kate McNally and broadcast at 9 pm on the Folk Show program following the event.
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Folk Show
9:22 pm
Sun August 31, 2014

NHPR Folk Show Calendar 8.31.14

Musicians

Monday, September 1

>>>Ten Strings & A Goatskin at the Tillotson Center ~ Colebrook, NH ~ 7pm ~ 603-246-8998, www.gnwca.org

 

Friday, September 5

>>>Meg Hutchinson & Natalia Zuckerman at the Me & Thee Coffeehouse ~ Marblehead, MA ~ 8pm ~ 781-631-8987, www.meandthee.org

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Folk Show
9:10 pm
Sun August 31, 2014

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 8.31.14

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

I'm Working On A Road/ Flatt & Scruggs/ Foggy Mountain Gospel/ Columbia

Working On A Building/ Wayfaring Strangers/ Shifting Sands Of Time/ Rounder

Paddy Works On The Railroad/ Pete Seeger/ American Favorite Ballads: Vol. 3/ Smithsonian Folkways

Our Work Is Never Done/ PossumHaw/ Waiting And Watching/ Possumhaw

Working/ The Deadly Gentlemen/ Roll Me, Tumble Me/ New Rounder

The Ballad of Harbo and Samuelsen/ Rick Lee/ There's Talk About a Fence/ Waterbug

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Folk Show
9:22 pm
Sun August 24, 2014

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 8.24.14

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

What I Know/ Tom Rush/ What I Know/ Appleseed

Up On The Lowdown/ Chris Smither/ Still On The Levee/ Signature

Second Effort/ Stan Rogers/ Turnaround / Fogarty's Cove

Lake Pontchartrain/ Sally Spring/ Made Of Stars/ Sniffinpup

Bold Orion On The Rise/ Gary, Margaret, Megan & Dan MacArthur/ MacArthur Road/ Front Hall Records

Circle Of The Sun/ Sally Rogers/ The Unclaimed Pint ; In the Circle of the Sun/ Flying Fish

Old Friends/ Rory Block/ Last Fair Deal/ Telarc

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Folk Show
9:03 pm
Sun August 24, 2014

Folk Show Calendar 8.24.14

Wednesday, August 27

>>>Lonely Heartstring Band at the Skye Theatre ~ South Carthage, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-562-4445, www.necelticarts.com

>>Wailin’ Jennys, Prescott Park Arts Festival; http://www.thewailinjennys.com/tour/

Thursday, August 28

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Folk Show
9:31 pm
Sun August 17, 2014

Folk Show Calendar 8.17.14

Wednesday, August 20

>>>Bon DeBarras at the Skye Theatre ~ South Carthage, ME ~ 7pm ~www.necelticarts.com ,207-562-4445

Friday, August 22

>>>Ruthie Foster at the Stone Mountain Arts Center ~ Brownfield, ME ~ 8pm ~ 207-935-7292, www.stonemountainartscenter,com

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Folk Show
9:21 pm
Sun August 17, 2014

Folk Show Playlist 8.17.14

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

I Am a Wanderer/ Steve Earle/ I'll Never Get Out of This World Alive/ New West Records

Hand In Hand/ Áine Minogue/ Were You At The Rock…/ Copper Plate Ind.

Going Away/ Will Brown, Cindy Kallett And Grey Larsen/ Singing Through The Hard Times: A Tribute To Utah Phillips/ Righteous Babe Records

Sandy Land/ The Whites/ Down From The Mountain: Live Concert Performances By The Artists & Musicians Of "O Brother, Where Art Thou?"/ Lost Highway

Sundown/ Art Thieme/ Get Folked - Live at Charlotte's Web/ Mountain Railroad

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Folk Show
9:46 pm
Sun August 10, 2014

NHPR Folk Show Calendar 8.10.14

Tuesday, August 12

>>>Susie Burke at the Rotary Arts Pavillion ~ Dover, NH ~ 10:30am ~ www.cochecoartsfestival.org

>>>David Surette & Susie Burke Nottingham Town Concert ~ Nottingham, NH ~ 7pm ~ 603-679-3435

>>>Houston Bernard Band (Country/Americana)  and Community BBQ on the Town Common ~ Gorham, NH ~ 5:30pm ~ 603-466-2101

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Folk Show
9:41 pm
Sun August 10, 2014

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 8/10/14

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

The Times They Are A-Changin'/ Richie Havens/ Cuts to the Chase/ Rhino

The Family Car/ Steve Gillette and Cindy Mangsen/ Berrymania/ Compass Rose Music

Black Waters/ John McCutcheon, Tim O'Brien, Suzy Bogguss, et al/ Dear Jean/ Compass Records

Fire and Ice/ The Short Sisters/ Downsized/ Black Socks Press

Paper Wings and a Halo/ Lori McKenna/ Paper Wings and Halo/ Signature Sounds

Life's Railway to Heaven/ The Craven Family Band/ The Flower Grown/ Craven Family Music

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Folk Show
9:46 pm
Sun July 27, 2014

NHPR Folk Show Calendar 7.27.14

Note: The Monday night contradance usually at the Nelson Town Hall will be held at Heberton Hall, next the Keene Public Library in Keene.  Also note that The Monadnock Folklore Society's First Saturday Contra Dance, for the summer months, will be held at the Peterborough Community Center near Route 101. For information about either dance visit monadnockfolk.org

Monday, July 28

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Folk Show
9:42 pm
Sun July 27, 2014

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 7.27.14

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Howdi Do/ Old Crow Medicine Show/ Woody Guthrie: At 100! (Live At The Kennedy Center)/ Legacy Recordings

I Feel The Blues Moving In/ Slaid Cleaves/ Broke Down/ Philo

Storms Are on the Ocean (Carter Family)/ Amber Rubarth/ Free EP - a song from every album!/ Chesky Records

Jim;Don't Cry Blue/ Jonathan Edwards/ Cruising America's Waterways/ Media Artists Inc.

Sago Mine/ The Kennedys/ Better Dreams/ Appleseed Records

I Ain't Got No Home/ Billy Bragg/ Tooth & Nail/ Essential Music

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Folk Show
9:18 pm
Sun July 13, 2014

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 7/13/14

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Traveling Case/ Annalivia/ Barrier Falls/ Annalivia

I Will Be Here/ Susie Burke And David Surette/ When The Small Birds Sweetly Sing/ Madrina Music

Mama's Opry/ Iris DeMent/ Infamous Angel/ Warner Brothers

Little Hands/ Jonathan Edwards/ Live In Massachusetts/ Rising Records

Spider And The Fly/ Harvey Reid/ In Person/ Woodpecker Records

Long Time Traveling/ Rani Arbo & daisy mahem/ Signature Sounds 10th Anniversary/  Signature

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Folk Show
5:43 pm
Sun July 13, 2014

NHPR Folk Show Calendar 7.13.14

Note: The Monday night contradance usually at the Nelson Town Hall will be held at Heberton Hall, next the Keene Public Library in Keene.  Also note that The Monadnock Folklore Society's First Saturday Contra Dance, for the summer months, will be held at the Peterborough Community Center near Route 101. For information about either dance visit monadnockfolk.org

 

Monday, July 14

>>>Coig  at the Skye Theater ~ Carthage, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-562-4445

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Folk Show
9:28 pm
Sun July 6, 2014

Folk Show Calendar 7.6.14

Note: The Monday night contradance usually at the Nelson Town Hall will be held at Heberton Hall, next the Keene Public Library in Keene.  Also note that The Monadnock Folklore Society's First Saturday Contra Dance, for the summer months, will be held at the Peterborough Community Center near Route 101. For information about either dance visit monadnockfolk.org

 

Monday, July 7

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Folk Show
9:20 pm
Sun July 6, 2014

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 7.6.14

Note: The Monday night contradance usually at the Nelson Town Hall will be held at Heberton Hall, next the Keene Public Library in Keene.  Also note that The Monadnock Folklore Society's First Saturday Contra Dance, for the summer months, will be held at the Peterborough Community Center near Route 101. For information about either dance visit monadnockfolk.org

 

Monday, July 7

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Folk Show
9:26 pm
Sun June 29, 2014

Folk Show Playlist 6.29.14

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Annabelle/ Zoe Muth/ World of Strangers/ Signature Sounds

Perfectly Flawed/ Joel Cage/ Eponymous/ Big Sixteen Music

When I Go to Water/ Still on the Hill/ Story Songs About the Beaver Lake Watershed/ Kelly and Donna Mulhollan

Banks Of The Ohio/ Gangstagrass/ Broken Hearts And Stolen Money/ Rench Records

The Rakers/ Elephant Revival/ These Changing Skies/ Thirty Tigers

For No One/ Red Wine/ Red/ Red Wine Music

Country Girl/ Carolina Chocolate Drops/ Leaving Eden/ Nonesuch

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