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Folk Show
9:23 pm
Sun October 27, 2013

Folk Show Calendar

Wednesday, October 30

>>>Don Roy Ensemble at the Skye Theatre ~ South Carthage, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-562-4445

>>>Alan Reid  & Rob van Sante (Scottish Folk)  at the Moose Muck Café ~ Colebrook, NH ~ 603-246-8998

Friday, November 1

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Folk Show Performances
9:59 am
Thu October 24, 2013

Live In Studio: Lucie Therrien


Lucie Therrien joined Kate live in studio, Sunday, October 20.

Folk Show
9:44 pm
Sun October 20, 2013

NHPR Folk Calendar 10.20.13

Wednesday, October 23

>>>Tricky Britches at the Skye Theatre ~ South Carthage, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-562-4445 207-562-4445

Thursday, October 24

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Folk Show
9:41 pm
Sun October 20, 2013

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 10.20.13

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

The Climber/ Dan Cloutier/ Blind Willie's Lighthouse/ Birch Beer Records

The Hill Of Thieves Cara Dillon Hill of Thieves Proper Records

Cornbread and Butterbeans/ Carolina Chocolate Drops/ Songs from Sing Out! v.53#3/

If I Had Only Known/ Jana Stanfield/ The Women Of Kerrville/ Silverwolf Records

Hard Times/ Martin Sexton/ In The Journey/ Kitchen Table

Hang Me/ Mike + Ruthy/ Waltz Of The Chickadee/ Humble Abode

Lazarus/ Carrie Newcomer/ The Geography Of Light/ Philo

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Folk Show Performances
9:11 am
Tue October 15, 2013

Live In Studio: Buskin & Batteau

David Buskin and Robin Batteau joined Kate McNally in the studio in The Folk Show in advance of their November 1 appearance at the Sunapee Coffeehouse in Sunapee, New Hampshire.

Folk Show
9:15 pm
Sun October 13, 2013

NHPR Folk Show Calendar

Thursday, October 17

>>>Murray & Falkenau (Contemporary Folk & Roots from Dublin, Ireland) at Heberton Hall ~ Keene, NH ~ 7pm ~

Friday, October 18

>>>The Grand Slamb ovians at the Peterborough Players Theater ~ Peterborough, NH ~ 8pm ~ 603-827-2905,

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Folk Show
9:06 pm
Sun October 13, 2013

Folk Show Playlist 10/13/13

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Weary Blues/ Paul Siebel, Roly Salley, Pat Alger, Ron Sutton, Gordon Titcomb, Eric Kaz/ Woodstock Mountains: More Music from Mud Acres/ Rounder

Killing the Blues/ Shawn Colvin/ Cover Girl/ Columbia

Woodstock/ Joni Mitchell/ Ladies of the Canyon/ Warner

I Like to Sleep Late In the Morning/ David Bromberg Band/ Midnight On the Water/ Legacy-Columbia

Spring Can Really Hang You up the Most/ Rickie Lee Jones/ Pop Pop/ Geffen Records

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

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Folk Show
9:35 pm
Sun October 6, 2013

NHPR Folk Calendar 10.6.13

Wednesday, October 9

>>>Jez Lowe & James Keelaghan at the Skye Theatre ~ South Carthage, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-562-4445

Friday, October 11

>>>Mayfly at the Town Hall ~ Nelson, NH ~ 8pm ~

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Folk Show
9:27 pm
Sun October 6, 2013

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 10.6.13

Song/ Artist/ Album/ Label

Follow the Heron/ Malinky/ Three Ravens/ Green Trax

Glory At The Meetinghouse/ Sisters Of Harmony/ The Early Years/ Flying Fish

Every Grain Of Sand/ The Blind Boys of Alabama feat. Justin Vernon of Bon Iver/ I'll Find a Way/ Masterworks

Reuben's Train/ Ken & Brad Kolodner/ Skipping Rocks/ Fenchurch Music

I Am The Common Man/ Alan Reid/ Collection : Songs Of Scotland's Martys, Rogues & Worthies/ Temple Records

Hard Times (Trouble & Strife)/ Mike Cross/ Irregular Guy/ Sugar Hill Records

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Folk Show
9:37 pm
Sun September 29, 2013

Folk Show Calendar 9.29.13

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Wednesday, October 2

>>>Denny Breau w/ Frank Coffin at the Skye Theatre ~ South Carthage, ME ~ 7pm ~ 207-562-4445

>>>Don Bergeron at Giuseppe’s ~ Meredith, NH ~ 6pm ~ 603-279-3313

Friday, October 4

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Folk Show
9:35 pm
Sun September 29, 2013

NHPR Folk Show Playlist 9.29.13

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label/

Red Rocking Chair/ Ken and Brad Kolodner/ Skipping Rocks/ Fenchurch Music

Top of the World/ Patty Griffin/ Silver Bell/ A&M Records

Mercy Me (The Ecology/ Sloan Wainwright/ Rediscovery/ Sloan Wainwright

Plastic Soliders/ Seth Glier/ Things I Should Let You Know/ Empress Records

O Shenandoah, Sail Away/ Jane Siberry/ Hush/ Sounds True

House Of Stone/ Mandolin Orange/ This Side Of Jordan Yep Roc

I Don't Want Your Millions, Mister/ Rik Palieri And George Mann/ The Almanac Trail/ Almanac Trail

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Folk Show
12:08 am
Mon September 23, 2013

Folk Show Playlist 9.22.13

Old Dog/ Bill Evans & Megan Lynch/ Let's Do Something…/ Native and Fine Records

Holden's Blues/ Bill Morrissey/ Come Running/ Turn and Spin Media

Symphony/ Emily Kurn/ I'm Just Like You/ Emily Kurn

Come On The Road/ Stephen Nystrup/ Folk Next Door 7/ WWUH

A Little Love/ Danielle Doyle/ The Cartographer's Wife/ Danielle Doyle

Saint Mark/ Beth Amsel/ Folk Next Door 7/ WWUH

Quarter Moon/ Cheryl Wheeler/ Different Stripe/ Philo

Autumn/ Erica Wheeler/ The Harvest/ Signature Sounds

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Folk Show
9:32 pm
Sun September 22, 2013

Folk Show Calendar (festivals, concerts, dances)

Irish Festival, Maritime Festival, CoffeehouseSeptember Festivals

September 28 Noon-6pm Irish Fest

Rotary Arts Pavilion, Dover, NH


            Performers include: Eileen Ivers and Immigrant Soul, Kevin McKrell Band, Sundays Well, Bradigan and more….

September 28-29 ~ Portsmouth Maritime Folk Festival

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Folk Show Performances
11:36 am
Wed September 18, 2013

Live In Studio: Matt & Shannon Heaton

Matt and Shannon Heaton and three year old son Nigel, with Folk Show host Kate McNally

Matt & Shannon Heaton joined Kate in studio on Sunday. The Boston-based duo play traditional and updated Irish music on flute, accordion, guitar, bouzouki, and voices.

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Folk Show
9:07 pm
Sun September 15, 2013

Folk Show Playlist 9/15/13

Title/ Artist/ Album/ Label/

Windborne/ Chilly Winds/ Recorded at Nelson Town Hall/ Monadnock Folklore Society

Woke Up This Morning/ Mavis Staples/ One True Vine/ Anti

I Like to Sleep Late In the Morning/ David Bromberg Band/ Midnight On the Water/ Legacy/Columbia

City Kids/ Susan Werner/ Hayseed/ Thirty Tigers

Rock And Root/ John Perraul/t Rock And Root/ Rockweed

Because Of This/ Patty Larkin/ Still Green/ Signature Sounds

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