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Folk Show
10:23 pm
Sun October 14, 2012

Folk Show Calendar 10.14.12

Wednesday, October 17

>>>Chris Kirby, Kim Wempe & Keith Mullens at the Skye Theater ~ South Carthage, ME ~ 7pm ~ (207)562-4445, www.necelticarts.com

Friday, October 19

>>>Gordon Bok at the Town Hall ~ Nelson, NH ~ 8pm ~ www.monadnockfolk.org

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Folk Show
10:20 pm
Sun October 14, 2012

Folk Show Playlist 10.14.12

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Vermont Is Afire in the Autumn/ Lui Collins/ Made in New England/ Green Linnet

Our Lady of the Tall Trees/ Cahalen Morrison & Eli West/ Our Lady of the Tall Trees/ Cahalen Morrison and Eli West

Come from the Heart/ Guy Clark/ Old Friends/ Sugar Hill

Shady Grove/ Bill Staines/ Beneath Some Lucky Star/ Red House Records

Mussels in the Corner/ Gordon Bok/ Sing Out - V49#3/ www.singout.org

Harold Is A Lobsterman/ The Shaw Brothers/ A Profile Of New Hampshire/ The Shaw Brothers

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Folk Show Performance
11:20 am
Tue October 9, 2012

Folk Show Interview: Cosy Sheridan

Courtesy of the Cosy Sheridan

Cosy Sheridan joins Kate McNally live in the NHPR studio.

Folk Show
9:57 pm
Sun October 7, 2012

Folk Show Playlist 10.7.12

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Geronimo's Cadillac/ Mary McCaslin & Jim Ringer/ The Bramble & the Rose/ Philo Records

My World Is Empty Without You/  Mary McCaslin/ Things We Said Today/ Philo Records

The Lily & The Rose/ Battlefield Band/ Line Up/ Temple Records

Harvest Home - Gordon's Fancy/ Gordon Bok/ Jeremy Brown And Jeannie Teal/ Folk Legacy

My Images Come/ Gordon Bok, Ann Mayo Muir, Ed Trickett/ All Shall Be Well Again/ Folk Legacy

Adelaide/ The Greencards/ The Brick Album/ Darling Street Records

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Folk Show
9:32 pm
Sun October 7, 2012

Folk Show Calendar 10.7.12

Thursday, October 11

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

Friday, October 12

>>>Buskin & Bateau, Beggar’s Ride opens at the Me & Thee Coffeehouse ~ Marblehead, MA  ~ www.meandthee.org 781-631-8987

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Folk Show
10:14 pm
Mon October 1, 2012

In The Studio: Novelist Scott Alarik And "Revival, A Folk Music Novel"

Credit Asia Kepka

I don’t know what came over me as I sat across from novelist Scott Alarik while he read from his new book, Revival, a Folk Music Novel in the studio at NHPR.  My throat closed up as my eyes started to well while he spoke from the heart of his character, Nathan Warren, a singer/songwriter, now open mic host who never quite got his shot at the big time.

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Folk Show Playlist
10:19 pm
Sun September 30, 2012

Folk Show Playlist 9.30.12

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Big Rock Candy Mountain/ John Hartford/  Down From the Mountain/ Lost Highway

Romance In Durango/ Beppe Gambetta/ Live at Teatro della Corte, The First 10 Years/ Gadfly Records

Jokerman/ Eliza Gilkyson/ Nod to Bob 2/ Red House Records

I've Got that Old Feeling/ Alison Krauss/ I've Got That Old Feeling/ Rounder

Prodigal Daughter/ Michelle Shocked/ Arkansas Traveler/ Mercury

Help My Brother/ Gibson Brothers/ Help My Brother/ Compass

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Folk Calendar
10:07 pm
Sun September 30, 2012

Folk Show Calendar 9.30.12

Monday, October 1


>>>John Hiatt & The Combo at Stone Mountain Arts Center ~ Brownfield, ME  ~ 8pm ~ 207-935-7292 www.stonemountainartscenter.com



Tuesday, October 2


>>>Arlo Guthrie at Fuller Hall ~ St. Johnsbury, VT ~ 7pm ~ www.catamountarts.com, www.arlo.net

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Folk Show Playlist
10:22 pm
Sun September 23, 2012

Folk Show Playlist 9.23.12

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Green Grows The Laurel/ Greg Brown/ Honey In The Lion's Head/ Trailer Records

Whole Again/ Julie Snow/ If Words Were Stones/ Julie Snow

Since You Took Your Leave/ Cahalen Morrison And Eli West/ The Holy Coming Of The Storm/ Cahalen Morrison and Eli West

Heaven Sent/ Steeldrivers/ The Steeldrivers/ Rounder

Green Mountains And Me/ Slaid Cleaves/ Everything You Love Will Be Taken Away/ Music Road

When The Shanty Boy Comes Down/ Jeff Warner/ Jolly Tinker/ Gumstump Records

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Folk Show
6:34 pm
Sun September 23, 2012

Folk Show Calendar 9.23.12

Wednesday, September 26

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

>>>Maggie & Cassie MacDonald at the Skye Theater ~ South Carthage, ME ~ 7pm ~ (207)562-4445, www.necelticarts.com

Thursday, September 27

>>>David Mallett at the Flying Goose Pub ~ New London, NH ~ 8pm ~ 603-526-6899

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Folk Show
10:05 pm
Sun September 16, 2012

Folk Show Playlist 9.16.12

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

First Day Of Autumn/ Anne Hills/ The Women Of Kerrville, Vol. 2/ Silverwolf

Jig Runrig/ The Ramnee Ceilidh/ Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas/ Highlander's Farewell/ Culburnie

Long Time Girl Gone By/ Emmylou Harris/ KIN - Songs By Mary Karr & Rodney Crowell/ Vanguard Records

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

The Sun Goes On Rising/ Sarah McQuaid/ The Plum Tree And The Rose/ Waterbug Records

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Folk Show
7:02 pm
Sun September 16, 2012

Folk Show Calendar 9.16.12

Monday, September 17

>>>The Thing in the Spring presents Vetiverse/Habibi/Coke Week at Bass hall ~ Peterborough, NH ~ 7pm ~ www.monadnockfolk.org

Tuesday, September 18

>>>>The Searson Sisters at the Tillotson Center ~ Colebrook, NH ~ www.gnwca.org603-237-9302, 603-246-8998

Friday, September 21

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Folk Show
10:01 pm
Sun September 9, 2012

Folk Show Playlist 9.9.12

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Haul Awa' Lads/ Willie McCulloch/ Songs From Sing Out! Winter 2007 v.50 #4/ www.singout.org

Passing Through/ Catie Curtis/ Songs From Sing Out! V.51#1/ www.singout.org

Would You Love Me Then/ Lori McKenna/ Paper Wings & Halo / The Orchard

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

Little Sadie/ John Doyle/ Wayward Son/ Compass Records

Talk About Suffering/ Ricky Skaggs & Tony Rice/ Skaggs and Rice/ Sugar Hill

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Folk Show
9:33 pm
Sun September 9, 2012

Folk Show Calendar 9.9.12

Wednesday, September 12


>>>Carmel Mikol & Roots to the Future at the Skye Theater ~ South Carthage, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-562-4445 www.necelticarts.com



Thursday, September 13


>>>The Carolina Chocolate Drops at the Capitol Center for the Arts ~ Concord, NH ~ 7:30pm ~ www.ccanh.com



Friday, September 14

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