The Folk Show

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Great folk music, from the classics of days gone by to new artists reinvigorating the genre. Join us for great music, in-studio performances, interviews and your requests.

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Folk Show
7:37 pm
Sun March 29, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Calendar 3.29.15

Tuesday, March 31

>>>Foghorn String Band at Acoustic Artisans ~ Portland, ME ~ 7pm ~ www.acousticartisans.com

Friday, April 3

>>>Red Molly at the Peterborough Players Theater ~ Peterborough, NH ~ 8pm ~ 603-827-2905, www.pfmsconcerts.org

Wednesday, April 8

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Folk Show
9:05 pm
Sun March 22, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 3.22.15

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Lay Your Money Down/ Solas feat. Rhiannon Giddens/ Shamrock City/ THL Records

Pushing Spring/ Peter And Lou Berryman/ Double Yodel/ Cornbelt Records

The Rambles Of Spring/ Tommy Makem/ The Tommy Makem Songbag/ Shanachie

Black Waters/ John McCutcheon, Tim O'Brien, Suzy Bogguss, Kathy Mattea, Stuart Duncan And Bryn Davies/ Dear Jean: Artists Celebrate Jean Ritchie Compass

Spring Water At Jerry's Run/ Malcolm Dalglish/ Malcolm Dalglish-1985-Jogging The Memory/ Windham Hill

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Folk Show
8:29 pm
Sun March 22, 2015

NHPR Folk Calendar 3.22.15

Tuesday, March 24

>>>Scottish Balladiers Alan Reid & Rob van Sante at the Tillotson Center ~ Colebrook, NH ~ 7pm ~ 603-246-8998, www.gnwca.org

 

Thursday, March 26

>>>The Gawler Family  at South Church ~ Farmington, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-778-0424, www.necelticarts.com

Friday, March 27

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Folk Show
9:25 pm
Sun March 15, 2015

NHPR Folk Calendar 3.15.15

 

Tuesday, March 17

>>>Liz & Dan Faiella at Cara Irish Pub ~ Dover, NH ~ 1:30pm ~ 603-343-4390, http://carairishpub.com/

 

>>>Liz & Dan Faiella  at Nine Lions Tavern ~ Deerfield, NH ~ 6pm ~ 603-463-7374, www.ninelionstavern.com/

Thursday, March 19

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Folk Show
9:13 pm
Sun March 15, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 3.15.15

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Northwest Passage/ Stan Rogers/ Northwest Passage/ Fogarty's Cove

Irish Rover/ The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem/ The Clancy Brothers And Tommy Makem In Person at Carnegie Hall/ Sony Legacy

Farewell To Ireland, Farewell/ John Carty/ Last Night's Fun/ Shanachie

I Knew This Place/ David Mallett/ Greenin' Up/ David Mallett

Country Road/ James Taylor/ One Man Band/ Hear Music

Fiddler's Green  The Baileys/ A Song For Ireland/ Toucan Cove

Ireland/ Maura O'Connell/ A Real Life Story/ Warner

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Folk Show
9:37 pm
Sun March 8, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Calendar 3.8.15

Thursday, March 12

>>>Tom Chapin at the Capitol Center for the Arts ~ Concord, NH ~ 7:30pm ~ 603-225-1111, www.ccanh.com

>>>The Klezmatics at the Music Hall ~ Portsmouth, NH ~ 7:30pm ~ 603-436-2400, www.themusichall.org

Friday, March 13

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Folk Show
9:29 pm
Sun March 8, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 3.8.15

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

God Made Woman/ The Burns Sisters/ The Women of Kerrville/ Silverwolf

Lost Gal/ Foghorn Stringband/ Devil in the Seat/ Foghorn Stringband

Harrison Ford/ Christine Lavin/ The Stealth Project/ Christine Lavin

Rosie the Riveter/ Eve Goldberg/ Crossing The Water/ Borealis Recording

She's My School/ Dick Pinney/ Get Folked - Live at Charlotte's Web/ Mountain Railroad

Motherlode/ Mustard's Retreat/ Back To Back/ Red House Records

Walking Stick/ Hunt Smith/ At Large/ Hunt Smith

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Folk Show
9:43 pm
Sun March 1, 2015

Cosy Sheridan paid a visit to The Folk Show

Cosy Sheridan and Charlie Koch paid a visit to The Folk Show at NHPR.

    

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Folk Show
9:30 pm
Sun March 1, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 3.1.15

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Green Grow the Rashes, O/ Jean Redpath/ The Songs of Robert Burns, Vols 1 Jean Redpath Records

March Winds/ Beartracks/ From The Hollow/ AMT Records

Eight Miles High/ Roger McGuinn/ Live @ The World Cafe, Volume 14 - The Next Decade/ World Café

I Dreamed I Saw Pete Seeger/ Fred Gillen Jr/ Wage Love/ Dys Records

Emily Dickinson/ Neptune's Car/ The 45th Parallel/ Neptune's Car

Old Tombolin/ Deb Flanders/ The Female Highwayman/ Deb Flanders

I Can See Your Aura/ Rude Girls/ Mixed Messages/ Flying Fish

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Folk Show
9:28 pm
Sun March 1, 2015

NHPR Folk Calendar 3.1.15

Monday, March 2

>>>Mari Black Trio (Celtic et al) House Concert (Reservation Only) ~ Woolwich, ME ~ 207--389-4375, www.necelticarts.com

Wednesday, March 4

>>>Mari Black Trio at Green Church Concert Series ~ Mexico, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-562-4445, www.necelticarts.com

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Folk Show
9:11 pm
Sun February 22, 2015

Folk Show Calendar 2.22.15

Thursday, February 26

>>>Ghost of Paul Revere at the Tamworth Lyceum ~ Tamworth, NH ~ 8pm ~ 603-323-5120

Friday, February 27

>>>Liz Longley w/ Susan Cattaneo opening  at the Me & Thee Coffeehouse ~ Marblehead, MA ~ 8pm ~ 781-631-8987  www.meandthee.org

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Folk Show
9:03 pm
Sun February 22, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 2.22.15

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Gospel Plow/ The Hackensaw Boys/ Look Out/ Nettwerk

Speed the Plow Medley (Speed the Plow, The Maid Behind the Bar, Temperance Reel)/ The Quebe Sisters/ Timeless/ The Quebe Sisters

Snow/ Sam Baker/ Cotton/ Music Road

The Snows They Melt The Soonest/ Sarah Bauhan/ Lathrop's Waltz/ Sarah Bauhan

Haul Away Snow/ Fred Gosbee/ The Night The Whiskey Froze ... And Other Winter Tales/ Castlebay

The Frozen Logger/ Fred Gosbee/ The Night The Whiskey Froze ... And Other Winter Tales/ Castlebay

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Folk Show
9:43 pm
Sun February 15, 2015

NHPR Folk Calendar 2.15.15

Tuesday, February 17

>>>FullSet (Irish) at the Tillotson Center ~ Colebrook, NH ~ 7pm ~ (603)246-8998, (603)237-9302 www.gnwca.org

Wednesday, February 18

>>>FullSet at St. Kieran’s Center for the Arts ~ Berlin, NH ~ 7pm ~ 603-915-0632, www.stkieranarts.org

Thursday, February 19

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Folk Show
9:41 pm
Sun February 15, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 2.15.15

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

River Winding Down/ The Sweet Lowdown/ Chasing The Sun/ The Sweet Lowdown

Southwind/ Dorian Michael/ What You Get for Your Trouble/ Nightjar Music

Upon the Wind/ Lee Murdock/ What About the Water/ Depot Recordings

Four Strong Winds/ Makem And Spain/ Sessions, Vol. I/ Red Biddy

Windmills/ Jean Redpath/ Now & Then/ Celtic America Lic

Cold Spell/ Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen Feat. Rob Ickes/ Cold Spell/ Compass Records

These Cold Fingers/ Mark Erelli/ Milltowns/ Hillbilly Pilgrim Records

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Folk Show
9:31 pm
Sun February 8, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Calendar 2.8.15

                                                                  Friday, February 13

>>>Robert Earl Keen, Flying Monkey, Plymouth, NH; 7:30; www.flyingmonkeynh.com

Saturday, February 14

>>>Uncommon Folk at the Guild Hall ~ Guildhall Village, VT ~ 6:30pm ~ email: porchswing66@yahoo.com  

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Folk Show
9:22 pm
Sun February 8, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 2.8.15

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

No Life In This Town/ Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen Feat. John Cowan/ Cold Spell/ Compass Records

Brand New Day/ Ruthie Foster/ Promise of a Brand New Day/ Masterworks

Follow The Music/ Alice Gerrard/ Follow The Music/ Tompkins Square

Crayola Doesn't Make A Color For Your Eyes/ Kristin Andreassen/ Kiss Me Hello/ Yellow Car Music

If the Poor Don't Matter/ Tom Paxton/ Redemption Road/ Pax Records

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Folk Show
9:02 pm
Sun February 1, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 2.1.15

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Free Born Man/ Burns Sisters/ Looking Back: Our American Irish Souls/ Sisters Music

Never Enough/ Julie Snow/ If Words Were Stones/ Julie Snow

Honoré/ James Keelaghan/ A Recent Future/ Tranquilla Music

NaCl/ Michael Cooney/ web site/ Michael Cooney

Why Does The Sun Shine? (The Sun Is A Mass Of Incandescent Gas) / They Might Be Giants/ Why Does The Sun Shine/ Rhino

St. James Infirmary/ Harvey Reid/ Blues & Branches/ Woodpecker Records

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Folk Show
8:29 pm
Sun February 1, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Calendar 2.1.15

Thursday, February 5

>>> Anthony D’Amato and Michaela Anne, Riverwalk Café and Music Bar, Nashua

 

Friday, February 6

>>>Bill Staines & Lui Collins at the Me & Thee Coffeehouse ~ Marblehead, MA ~ 8pm ~ 781-631-8987  www.meandthee.org

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Folk Show Performances
9:26 am
Mon January 26, 2015

Live In Studio: Joe Crookston

Kate McNally & Joe Crookston

Joe Crookston stopped by our studios to play live on The Folk Show.

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Folk Show
9:05 pm
Sun January 25, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 1.25.15

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

This Land Is Your Land/ Doc Watson, Pete Seeger, Sweet Honey In The Rock, The Little Red School House Chorus/ Folkways: A Vision Shared-A Tribute To Woody Guthrie And Leadbelly/ Columbia

The Dove/ Pete Seeger & Friends/ Seeds: The Songs Of Pete Seeger, Volume 3/ Appleseed Recordings

A Lazy Farmer Boy/ Flynn Cohen/ The Lazy Farmer/ Wepecket Records

The Nipper/ Lewis, Tom/ 360º/ Borealis

Here with Greg Brown/ Patty Larkin/ Patty Larkin 10 25 Years 25 Love Songs 25 Friends / Signature Sounds

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Folk Show
9:09 pm
Sun January 18, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Calendar 1.25.15

 

Thursday, January 29

>>>Pete Seeger:The Storm King w/ Jeff Haynes, Sara Milonovich, Sean Harkness, Timothy Hill & Richie Stearns at the Capitol Center for the Arts ~ Concord, NH ~ 7pm ~ www.ccanh.com

Friday, January 30

>>>Bernice Lewis at the Sunapee Coffeehouse ~ Sunapee, NH ~ 7pm ~ www.sunapeecoffeehouse.org

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Folk Show
8:49 pm
Sun January 18, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 1.18.15

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Ode to Martin Luther King/ Mason Brown/ When Humans Walked the Earth/ Round Shining Music

Follow The Drinking Gourd/ Richie Havens/ Songs Of The Civil War/ Sony

Freedom/ Rising Appalachia/ The Sails Of Self/ Rising Appalachia

Rosa Parks/ Greg Greenway/ Weightless/ Greg Greenway

Get On Board/ Kim & Reggie Harris/ Get On Board! Underground Railriad & Civil Rights Freedom Songs/ Appleseed

Uncivil Rights/ Adam Brodsky/ The M.O.B. Project!/ Humble Abode

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Folk Show
9:24 pm
Sun January 11, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Calendar 1.11.15

Friday, January 16

>>>James Keelaghan w/ Barbara Kessler & Emilia Antoniades opening at the Me & Thee Coffeehouse ~ Marblehead, MA ~ 8pm ~ 781-631-8987 www.meandthee.org

>>>Mark Stepakoff at the Sunapee Coffeehouse ~ Sunapee, NH ~ 7pm ~www.sunapeecoffeehouse.org

Saturday, January 17

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Folk Show
9:16 pm
Sun January 11, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 1.11.15

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Follow the Music/ Alice Gerrard/ Follow the Music/ Tompkins Square

Folksinger in America/ George Mann/ Portraits/ Running Scared Productions

Just Be On My Way/ Cold Chocolate/ Cold Chocolate/ Cold Chocolate Music

Kilkelly/ Lee Murdock/ What About the Water/ Depot Recordings

Bound For Freedom/ Pat Humphries/ Hands/ Appleseed Records

The Times They Are A-Changin'/ Bob Dylan/ The Best Of Bob Dylan/ Columbia

Charlie's Gone Home/ Sarah McQuaid/ When Two Lovers Meet/ Sarah McQuaid

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Folk Show
9:09 pm
Sun January 4, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 1.4.15

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Eliza Jane/ Eliza Gilkyson/ The Nocturne Diaries/ Red House Records

New New Year Year/ Lou And Peter Berryman/ Christine Lavin Presents Just One Angel V2.0/ Yellow Tail Records

Another New Year/ Pat Humphries/ Hands/ Appleseed Records

You Can Tell The World / Peter, Paul & Mary/ Discovered: Live In Concert/ Rhino Records

The L&N Don't Stop Here Anymore/ Robin & Linda Williams With John Jennings/ Dear Jean: Artists Celebrate Jean Ritchie/ Compass Records

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Folk Show
7:29 pm
Sun January 4, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Calendar 1.4.15

Friday, January 9

>>>Dana & Susan Robinson at the Tillotson Center ~ Colebrook, NH ~ 7pm ~ 603-246-8998, www.gnwca.org

Saturday, January 10

>>>Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen at the Linden Tree Coffeehouse ~ Wakefield, MA ~ 8pm ~ 781-246-2836, www.lindentreecoffeehouse.org

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Folk Show
5:52 pm
Sun January 4, 2015

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 12.28.14

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Binnie Charlie/ Alan Reid and Rob van Sante/ The Rise and Fall o' Charlie/ Red Sands Music

The Fortunate Ones/ Amy Speace/ How To Sleep In A Stormy Boat /1-2-3-4-GO!

Clementine/ Pete Seeger/ American Favorite Ballads, Vol. 1/  Smithsonian/Folkways

Play Me a Song I Can Cry To/ Alice Gerrard/ Bittersweet/ Spruce and Maple Music

Evangeline/Steep Canyon Rangers/ One Dime At A Time/ Rebel Records/

Down to the River to Pray/ Alison Krauss/   O Brother, Where Art Thou/Lost Highway

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Folk Show
10:18 pm
Sun December 21, 2014

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 12.21.14

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Breakin' Up Christmas/ Al Petteway & Amy White/ Winter Tidings: An Appalachian Christmas/ Maggie's Music

The Twelve Days Of Christmas/ Judy Collins/ Christmas At The Biltmore Estate/ Collector's Choice Music

A Christmas Childhood, A Call to Hope / Tommy Sands/ To Shorten the Winter, An Irish Christmas with Tommy Sands/ Green Linnet Records

I Saw Three Ships/ Darol Anger/ A Winter Solstice Reunion/ Windham Hill

Christmas Eve/ Nickel Creek/ A Dotted Line/ Nonesuch

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Folk Show
9:51 pm
Sun December 14, 2014

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 12.14.14

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

When I Was A Boy Dar Williams/ The Honesty Room/ Razor and Tie

Drowsy Maggie;Lad O' Biernes/Road Dog Dave Rowe Trio/ Three's A Charm/ Outer Green Records

All Lights Burning Bright/ David Francey/ Right Of Passage/ Laker Music

The Moon Is Full/ Jack Hardy/ Bandolier/ Jack Hardy

This Old Guitar/ John Denver/ All Of My Memories/ RCA

First Two-Wheeler/ Friction Farm/ Every Mile Is A Memory/ Friction Farm

Turn, Turn, Turn/ Darryl Purpose/ The Gift Of The Magi/ Darryl Purpose

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Folk Show
9:48 pm
Sun December 14, 2014

NHPR Folk Show Calendar 12.14.14

Thursday, December 18

>>>Harvey Reid & Joyce Andersen Holiday Concert at the Four Corners Grill ~ New London, NH ~ 8pm ~ 603-526-6899

>>>Christmas Revels, 40th Anniversary Production, Spaulding Auditorium, Hopkins Center, Hanover 18th, 6 p.m., 19th, 7 p.m.; 20th 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. www.revelsnorth.org

Friday, December 19

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