Bird Songs; Things with Wings

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for March 4, 2017
Hour 1: Bird Songs

First Set

Julie Fowlis, “Blackbird,” Mojo Presents the White Album Recovered, 2:39 MOJO

Tim O’Brien, “Norwegian Wood,” Two Journeys, 4:06 Howdy Skies Records

Wake the Dead, “Coleman’s Cross / Bird Song,” Wake the Dead, 6:28 Arista

Sam Bush & Andrea Zonn, “White Bird,” Laps in Seven, 5:58 Sugar Hill

Second Set

Wavy Gravy, Henry Kaiser, & Steve Kimock, “The Crow,” Out on the Rolling Sea, 3:39 Green Linnet

John Gorka, “Raven in the Storm,” Land of the Bottom Line, 3:16 Windham Hill

Sarah McQuaid, “Jackdaws Rising,” Walking into White, 2:51 Waterbug

Kris Delmhorst, “Little Wings,” Five Stories, 3:03 Big Bean Music

Third Set

Kathy Mattea, “Red Winged Blackbird,” Coal Country, 2:53 Liaison Records

Jackson Browne & David Lindley, “Crow on the Cradle,” Love Is Strange, 6:01 Inside Recordings

Midway Music

Dead Can Dance, “Bird,” A Passage in Time, 5:00 4AD

Fourth Set

Claudia Schmidt, “Red-Winged Blackbird,” Roads, 1:24 (self-produced)

Yo-Yo Ma & the Silk Road Ensemble with Sarah Jarosz, “Little Birdie,” Sing Me Home, 2:48 Sony Masterworks

Mary Chapin Carpenter, “Why Walk When You Can Fly?” Stone in the Road, 3:31 Columbia

The Wailin’ Jennys, “Long Time Traveler,” Firecracker, 2:07 Red House Records

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for March 4, 2017
Hour 2: Things with Wings

First Set

Anonymous 4, “Angel Band,” American Angels, 3:09 Harmonia Mundi

Alison Krauss & Gillian Welch, “I’ll Fly Away,” O Brother Where Art Thou? 3:57 Lost Highway

Second Set

Rose Cousins, “Stray Birds,” Stray Birds, 3:07 Old Farm Pony Records

Rayna Gellert, “Grey Bird,” Workin’s Too Hard, 2:28 StorySound Recordings

Zoe Mulford, “Small Brown Birds,” Small Brown Birds, 2:17 Azalea City Recordings

The Wailin’ Jennys, “Glory Bound,” Firecracker, 4:21 Red House Records

Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt, & Dolly Parton, “After the Goldrush,” Trio II, 3:31 Asylum

Liz Story, “Things with Wings,” Solid Colors, 2:47 Windham Hill

Third Set

The Weepies, “Brand New Pair of Wings,” Sirens, 3:07 Nettwerk

Carrie Newcomer, “An Angel at My Shoulder,” An Angel at My Shoulder, 2:55 Rounder/Philo

Dar Williams, “Alleluia,” The Honesty Room, 3:07 Razor & Tie

Fourth Set

Jackson Browne, “Too Many Angels,” Solo Acoustic, vol. 1, 5:08 Inside Recordings

Laura Nyro, “American Dove,” Spread Your Wings and Fly / Live at the Fillmore East, 5:02 Columbia/Legacy


Shawn Colvin, “Cry Like an Angel,” Ben & Jerry’s Newport Folk Festival, 4:36 Red House Records

Jane Siberry, “Calling All Angels,” When I Was a Boy, 5:17 Reprise Records