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

Sept. 7

31st Annual Bread & Roses Festival with Bread and Puppet Theater, Squeezebox Stompers, Si Kahn, Los Sugar Kings, juggling and more On the Lawrence Common; ~ Lawrence, MA

 www.breadandrosesheritage.org  978-309-9740

Sept. 18-20

NH Highland Games & Festival ~ Lincoln, NH

At Loon Mountain www.nhscot.org 603-229-1975

Blackjack Crossing, an NH/VT collaboration,  joined Kate McNally in the studio with some music and conversation.

Wednesday, September 2

>>>Josh Ritter at Prescott Park ~ Portsmouth, NH  ~ 7pm ~ 603-436-2848, www.prescottpark.org

 

Thursday, September 3

>>>Andrea Beaton & Troy MacGillivray at the Town Hall ~ Nelson, NH ~ 7:30pm ~  www.monadnockfolk.org

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Red Rocking Chair/ Dubl Handi/ Morning in a New Machine/ Dubl Handi

I Wonder Where You Are Tonight/ Tony Trischka/ Great Big World/ Rounder

Farewell Until Tomorrow/ Robbie O'Connell/ The Burren Backroom Series/ Backroom Productions

Dead Egyptian Blues/ Michael P. Smith/ Love Letter On A Fish - Live At Tales From The Tavern Too/ The Tavern Too

Old Ties and Companions/ Mandolin Orange/ Such Jubilee/ Yep Roc Records

You Were on My Mind This Morning/ Hot Rize/ When I'm Free/ Ten In Hand Records

Wednesday, August 26

>>>Matthew Byrne at One Longfellow Square ~ Portland, ME ~ 7pm ~ www.matthewbyrne.net 207-761-1757 www.necelticarts.com

 

Thursday, August 27

August 26-29

Blistered Fingers Family Bluegrass Festival ~ Litchfield, ME

www.blisteredfingers.com 207-873-6539

Performers include:Larry Efaw & The Bluegrass Mountaineers, Monadnock, Nothin’ Fancy, The Zola Boys, The Bluegrass Diamonds, Zink & Company, Rhonda Vincent & The Rage, Volume Five, The Gibson Brothers, Blistered Fingers

August 28-30

The American Folk Festival ~ Bangor, ME

On the Waterfront www.americanfolkfestival.com

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Chairs Around The Table/ High Range/ Beyond The Foothills/ Rural Roots Records

The Persecution And Restoration Of Dean Moriarty/ Aztec Two-Step/ Aztec Two-Step/ Elektra

The Water Boiling Machine/ Troy MacGillivray/ Tune Poets/ Trolleymac Music

Mother Earth/ Tom Rush/ The Very Best Of Tom Rush: No Regrets Columbia, Legacy

This is the Last Time/ Jim Lauderdale / The Bluegrass Diaries/ Yep Roc Records

The Order of Canada/ Andrea Beaton/ License to Drive 'Er/ Andrea Beaton

Matthew Byrne grew up in a family steeped in traditional music in Newfoundland. Matthew stopped by on his tour through the States.

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Pretty Polly/ Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn/ Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn/ New Rounder

Railroad Boy/ Nikki Talley/ Out from the Harbor/ Nikki Talley

My Old Man/ Garnet Rogers/ Summer's End/ Snow Goose Songs

Please Remember This/ Johnsmith/ The Longing Road/ johnsmith

Main Street/ Missy Werner/ Turn This Heart Around/ Missy Werner Music

Down In A Hole/ Decatur Creek/ Decatur Creek/ Decatur Creek

Rock Me (Divine Mother)/ Ana Egge/ Bright Shadow/ Grace Parkinsong

Mandolin Orange, a duo from North Carolina, took a break from their cross-country tour to visit with the Folk Show's Kate McNally.

Tuesday, August 18

>>>Sir James Galway & Tim Janis at the Music Hall ~ Portsmouth, NH ~ 8pm ~ 603-436-2400, www.themusichall.org

>>>Heather Pierson Trio at Deertrees Theatre ~ Harrison, ME ~ 7:30pm ~ 207-583-6747, www.deertrees-theatre.org

August 26-29

Blistered Fingers Family Bluegrass Festival ~ Litchfield, ME

www.blisteredfingers.com 207-873-6539

Performers include:Larry Efaw & The Bluegrass Mountaineers, Monadnock, Nothin’ Fancy, The Zola Boys, The Bluegrass Diamonds, Zink & Company, Rhonda Vincent & The Rage, Volume Five, The Gibson Brothers, Blistered Fingers

August 28-30

The American Folk Festival ~ Bangor, ME

On the Waterfront www.americanfolkfestival.com

August 14 & 15

Peacham Acoustic Music Festival ~ Peacham, VT

www.pamfest.com

Performers include: Molly O’Brien & Rich Moore, Skip Gorman, Catamount Crossing, Ken & Brad Kolodner, Pete’s Posse, Adina Gordon, Green Mountain Playboys,  Village Harmony, The Sky Blue Boys, Chickweed, The Bayley-Hazen Boys and Alan Greenleaf.

August 16th

Fix Your Hair the Way You Used To/ Bill Morrissey/ Something I Saw or Thought I Saw/ Philo

Reason To Believe / The Henry Girls/ Louder Than Words/ Beste! Unterhlatung

How Can I Miss You When You Won't Go Away/ Dan Hicks/ Alive & Lickin'/ Surfdog Records

Back in Nagasaki/ Ellen Carlson/ People I Play With/ Ellen Carlson

Paper Cranes/ Danny Schmidt/ Owls/ Live Once Records

Peace/ Sweet Honey In The Rock/ Selections 1976-1988/ Flying Fish

Peace & Plenty/ Burning Bridget Cleary/ Everything Is Alright/ Bridget Cleary

Monday, August 10

>>>Pat O’Brien at factory Court ~ Rochester, NH ~ 11:45 am ~ Bring your own chair & picnic lunch.

                                                    Tuesday, August 11

>>> Matt Molloy, John Carty and Arty McGlynn, Shaskeen Pub, Manchester, NH brownpaperticket.com

Wednesday, August 12

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

I Remember America/ Dave Crossland Mother Country/ Folk Era

The Girl in the Pearl Earring/ Old Man Luedecke/ Domestic Eccentric/ True North

The Ballad Of The Lazy Susan And The Dumbwaiter/ Katie Dahl/ Ordinary Band/ Waterbug

This Train Rolls By/ Woody Pines/ Woody Pines/ Muddy Roots Music Recordings

My Dear Companion/ Cathy Fink & Marcy Marxer/ Dear Jean: Artists Celebrate Jean Ritchie/ Compass

This Old Guitar/ Jonathan Edwards/ Tomorrow's Child/ Rising Records

 

Monday, August 3

>>>Dallahan at One Longfellow Square ~ Portland, NH ~ 7:30pm ~ 207-761-1757, www.necelticarts.com

Wednesday, August 5

>>>Dallahan at the Deertrees Theatre ~ Harrison, ME ~ 7:30pm ~ www.deertrees-theatre.org 207-583-6747

Thursday, August 6

Festival Calendar

Aug 2, 2015

Aug 6-9

Podunk Bluegrass Festival ~ Hebron, CT

Lion’s Fairground  Http://podunkbluegrass.com

Note: New this year is an Americana/Acoustic stage

Bluegrass performers include: Blue Canyon Boys, Chris Jones & the Night Drivers, Detour, Gold Heart, James Reams & The Barnstormers, Larry Efaw & The Bluegrass Mountaineers, The New England Bluegrass Band, The Railsplitters, Sister Sadie, Special Consensus, The Seldom Scene, Tumbling Bones, Bluegrass Gospel Sing

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Long Steel Rail/ Ethan Jodziewicz and Tatiana Hargreaves/ Ethan Jodziewicz and Tatiana Hargreaves/ Ethan Jodziewicz and Tatiana Hargreaves

The Biting Reel, Lost Time/ Jeremy Kittel/ Chasing Sparks/ Compass Records

The Ballad Of The St. Anne's Reel (Featuring Dave Mallett And The Mallett Brothers)/ Makem And Spain/ Sessions, Vol. I/ Makem and Spain

I Don't Want Your Millions Mister/ Tom Rush/ Blues, Songs & Ballads/ Fantasy

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Cotton Fields Mustard's Retreat The First Album Plus Yellow Room Records

Love One Another The Infamous Stringdusters Things That Fly Sugar Hill

Tam Lin (Child 39) Anais Mitchell & Jefferson Hamer Child Ballads Wilderland Records

Reynadine Carolina Chocolate Drops Genuine Negro Jig Nonesuch

Bury Me Beneath the Willow Chris Thile & Michael Daves Sleep With One Eye Open Nonesuch

Sanctuary Eliza Gilkyson Hard Times in Babylon Red House

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Where The Cold Wind Blows/ Donna Ulisse/ An Easy Climb/ Hadley Music Group

Trains I Missed/ Balsam Range/ Trains I Missed/ Mountain Home

Add Me/ Chumbawamba/ The Boy Bands Have Won/ Trade Roots Music Group

They Killed John Henry/ Justin Townes Earle/ Songs From Sing Out! V.53#1/ www.singout.org

Emmylou/ First Aid Kit/ The Lion's Roar / Wichita

Down In A Hole/ Decatur Creek/ Decatur Creek/ Decatur Creek

Nowhere, Massachusetts/ Black Prairie/ A Tear In The Eye Is A Wound In The Heart/ Sugar Hill

July 30-Aug 2

Pemi Valley Bluegrass Festival ~ Thornton, NH

Sugar Shack Campground www.pemivalleybluegrass.com  603-726-6005

Performers include: The Gibson Brothers, Claire Lynch Band, Junior Sisk & Ramblers Choice, Steeldrivers, Goldwing Express, The Spinney Brothers, Larry Efaw & Bluegrass Mountaineers, New Town, The Lonely Heartstring Band, The Feinberg Brothers, Mary Maguire Band, Blackstone Valley Bluegrass, Chasing Blue, NewFound Grass, Smokey Greene, Robinson Gospel Jam

July 31- Aug 2

Monday, July 27

>>>Jordan Tirrell-Wysocki at the Penacook Farmer’s Market ~ Penacook, NH ~ 4pm ~ www.jordantwmusic.com

Tuesday, July 28

>>>Liz & Dan Faiella at Exeter Public Library ~ Exeter, NH ~ 3pm ~ www.lizanddanmusic.com

Newmarket's Craig Werth has been busy with his new Oh, Pluto project.  Listen in to find out more!

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Sitting On Top of the World/ Peter Keane/ Rural Electification/ Little Hat.com

Passing Through/ Catie Curtis/ Long Night Moon/ Compass

Morrison's Jig - The Mist - Covered Mountain - Road To Lisdoonvarna/ Jordan Tirrell-Wysocki Trio/ Return To The Castle/ Jordan Tirrell Wysocki Trio

Jilted By A Venezuelan/ Kim Wallach/ Where Does Love Come From?/ Black Socks Press

Barb'ry Allen/ Tom Rush/ Blues, Songs & Ballads/ Fantasy

The Kind/ Steve Earle/ Jerusalem/ Artemis

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Django and Jimmie/ Willie Nelson & Merle Haggard/ Django and Jimmie/ Legacy

My Rough And Rowdy Ways/ Jimmie Rodgers/ On The Way Up, 1929/ Rounder Records

The Train Carrying Jimmie Rodgers Home/ Iris DeMent/ Going Driftless - An Artist's Tribute to Greg Brown/ Red House Records

Train Carried My Girl From Town/ Kelly Joe Phelps/ Shine Eyed Mister Zen/ Rhino

Your Red Wagon/ Asleep At the Wheel/ Asleep At the Wheel/ MCA

Watson's Blues/ Bryan Sutton/ Into My Own/ Sugar Hill

 

Thursday, July 9

>>>Carol Noonan w/ Duke Levine  & Kevin Barry at Stone Mountain Arts Center ~ Brownfield, ME ~ 8pm ~ www.stonemountainartscenter.com

>>>Liz & Dan Faiella at Odell Park ~ Franklin, NH ~ 6:30pm~ www.lizanddanmusic.com

Kate McNally visits with Morning Bugle's Max Wareham and Eric Lee before they head out on their debut tour.

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