The Folk Show

Sundays at 6 pm

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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Brought to you in part by:

New Hampshire State Council on the Arts
National Endowment for the Arts

Tuesday, May 19

>>>Loren Barrigar & Mark Mazengarb (Bluegrass, Jazz & Western) at the Tillotson Center ~ Colebrook, NH ~ 7pm ~ www.gnwca.org 603-237-9302, 603-246-8998

>>>Don & Cindy Roy at Rte 27 Arts ~ Stratton, ME ~ 7pm ~  207-246-2300(answered as Stratton Fuel) www.necelticarts.com

Thursday, May 21

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Pastures of Plenty/ Pierce Pettis/ That Kind of Love/ Compass Records

Nine Hours To Go/ Po' Girl/ Home To You/ Nettwerk Records

Cowboy Style/ Dan Weber/ What I'm Lookin' For/ Highway 142 Music

The Water Is Wide/ Priscilla Herdman/ Forever & Always/ Flying Fish Records

A Whiter Shade Of Pale/ Darol Anger & Mike Marshall/ Psycho Grass/ Windham Hill Records

Semper Fi/ John Gorka/ Jack's Crows/ RCA Victor

Thirsty Boots/ John Gorka/ Recorded live  NHPR/ John Gorka

Friday, May 15

>>>Rattye McGee at the Sunapee Coffeehouse ~ Sunapee, NH ~ 7pm ~www.sunapeecoffeehouse.org

>>>Jonathan Edwards at the Stone Mountain Arts Center ~ B rownfield, ME ~ 8pm ~  207-935-7292, www.stonemountainartscenter.com

>>>Cheryl Wheeler, Popolo, Bellows Falls, Vermont, www.popolomeanspeople.com

Title/Artist/Album/Label

D'oust en est/Le Vent Du Nord/ Tetu/Borealis

 

Farewell To Saint Dolores/Pine Hill Project/Tomorrow You're Going/Signature Sounds

 

Sometimes/Jonathan Edwards/Live In Massachusetts/Rising Records

 

Arrow/ Cheryl Wheeler/Circles & Arrows/Capitol Nashville

 

Hurricane Clare/Bennett and Perkins/House On Fire/Bennett and Perkins

 

Fired Up!/Holly Near/And Still We Sing: The Outspoken Collection/Calico Tracks

 

Wednesday, May 6

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

Thursday, May 7

>>>John Gorka & Cheryl Wheeler at the Stone Mountain Arts Center ~ Brownfield, ME ~ 8pm ~  207-935-7292, www.stonemountainartscenter.com

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Instrument of Peace/ Libana/ Instrument of Peace/ Spinning Records

What I'm Lookin' For/ Dan Weber/ What I'm Lookin' For/ DanWebermusic.com

Imperfection/ Olivia Chaney/ The Longest River/ Nonesuch

Sailor's Prayer/ Jonathan Edwards/ My Love Will Keep/ Appleseed Records

Thirstier Wind/ John Gorka/ Bright Side Of Down/ Red House Records

Mrs. Pinocci's Guitar/ Cheryl Wheeler/ Mrs. Pinocci's Guitar/ Philo

2000 Friends/ Chuck Brodsky/ Tell Tale Heart/ ChuckBrodsky.com Records

Friday, May 1

>>>Susie Burke & David Surette at the Sunapee Coffeehouse ~ Sunapee, NH ~ 7pm ~ www.sunapeecoffeehouse.org 603-381-3001

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

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Georgia I'm Here (The Invocation)/ Joe Crookston/ Georgia I'm Here/ Milagrito Records

Trouble And Woe/ Ruth Moody/ These Wilder Things/ Red House Records

Four Blue Walls/ The Duhks/ The Duhks/ Sugar Hill

It's a Sin To Tell a Lie/ Pharis and Jason Romero/ A Wanderer I'll Stay/ Lula Records

When Every Woman/ Melinda Mahar & Animaterra/ Animaterra/ Animaterra

False Sir John/ Annalivia/ The Same Way Down/ Annalivia

The Joshua Incident stopped by the NHPR Folk Show for an in-studio performance.

Thursday, April 23

>>>Spuyten Duyvil at Longfellow Square ~ Portland, ME ~ 8pm ~ 207-761-1757

>>>Zinc& Co at North Church ~ Farmington, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-778-2006, www.farmingtohistory.org

Friday, April 24

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Belated Wedding Hoedown, Angelina Baker/ Tony Trischka/ Great Big World/ Rounder

The Ring/ Daring and Stahl/ Forty/ Daring Records

Tribute to Buddy/ Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy/ One/ Linus

Union Pacific/ Trout Steak Revival/ Brighter Every Day/ Trout Steak Revival

House On Fire/ Cara Luft/ Darlingford/ Cara Luft

Call the Captain/ Steep Canyon Rangers/ Lovin' Pretty Women/ Rebel Records

That Wrecking Ball/ Mandolin Orange/ Such Jubilee/ Yep Roc Records

Greenwich, New York's Bob Warren's latest album is Poet in Me.  He plays selections from the new release and gives us a preview of tunes from his next project.

The  Bradford Bog People, a band  steeped in traditional music  and a regional favorite, visited The Folk Show  to play in the studio. 

Thursday, April 16

>>>The Mairtin O‘Connor Trio (House Concert) ~ Easton, NH ~ Potluck 6pm, Concert 7:30pm ~ 603-823-7061

>>>French Acoustic Guitar Master Pierre Bensusan at Flying Goose, New London, NH; 40 Andover Rd, New London, NH;  http://www.flyinggoose.com/musicor phone (603) 526-6899

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Shades of Black, Shades of Blue/ Richard Shindell/ Signature Sounds 10th Anniversary/ Signature Sounds

20 Million Things/ Jay Linden/ Under The Radar/ Jay Linden

Old Adam/ Hem/ Funnel Cloud/ Nettwerk Records

Nobody Knows Me At All/ The Weepies/ Songs From Sing Out! V.51#4/ www.singout.org/

Five Days in May/ Salamander Crossing/ Bottleneck Dreams/ Signature Sounds

Crooked Man/ The Barley Jacks With Brian Wicklund/ Either Side Of Night/ Barley Jacks

Wednesday, April 8

>>>Celtic Thunder  at the Capitol Center for the Arts ~ Concord, NH ~ 7:30pm ~ www.ccanh.com

Friday, April 10

>>>David Surette & Susie Burke at Portsmouth Book & Bar ~ Portsmouth, NH ~ 603-427-9197, www.bookandbar.com

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Ned of the Hill/ Burns Sisters/ Looking Back Our American Irish Souls/ Sisters Music

Easter/ Leo Kottke/ The Leo Kottke Anthology/ Rhino

Handsome Molly/ The Onlies/ Long Before Light/ Soft Day

Whoa Back Buck/ Jayme Stone (Featuring Eli West, Margaret Glaspy, Brittany Haas, and Greg Garrsion)/ The Lomax Project/ Borealis

There's No Companion/ Pharis & Jason Romero/ A Wanderer I'll Stay/ Lula

World of Peace/ The Levins/ Trust/ thelevinsmusic.com

Seven Year Blues/ Gibson Brothers/ Brotherhood/ Rounder

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

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

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

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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