New Releases in Celtic and American Roots

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for October 7, 2017
Hour 1: New Releases in Celtic and American Roots

First Set

Night Tree, “A Wish on the Wind,” Night Tree, 4:15 Night Tree Records

Matthew Byrne, “Sarah Jane,” Horizon Lines, 3:55 (self-produced)

Hanneke Cassel, “A Trip to Walden Pond,” A Trip to Walden Pond, 4:22 (self-produced)

Eamonn Flynn, “Thugamar Fein An Samhradh Linn,” The Irish Channel, 2:39 (self-produced)

Second Set

Cormac Gannon, “Peata Beag Do Mhathar,” Different, 2:46 (self-produced)

Fódhla, “Cleaning the Henhouse / Reel with the Beryl / Charlie Harris’s Reel,” Notes from the Mill Pond, 2:24 (self-produced)

Third Set

Night Tree, “Ships,” Night Tree, 4:46 Night Tree Records

Lizz Wright, “Barley,” Grace, 5:07 Concord Records

The Jeremiahs, “The Wild Barrow Road,” The Femme Fatale of Maine, 3:48 (self-produced)

Midway Music

Noctambule, “Paddy Canny’s Toast / The Tempest,” A Sweetish Tune, 5:15 Noctambule Music

Fourth Set

Molsky’s Mountain Drifters, “The Flowers of Edinburgh,” Molsky’s Mountain Drifters, 2:50 Tree Frog Music

John Reischman & The Jaybirds, “Wellesley Station,” On That Other Green Shore, 3:18 Corvus Records

Candlewyck, “Two,” Two, 3:25 Votive Records

Steve Martin & The Steep Canyon Rangers, “Carolyn,” The Long-Awaited Album, 3:18 Rounder

The Steel Wheels, “Scrape Me Off the Ceiling,” Wild as We Came Here, 3:00 Big Ring Records

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for October 7, 2017
Hour 2: New Releases in American Roots

First Set

The Early Mays, “Martin’s Breakdown,” The Early Mays, 3:06 Bird on the Wing Records

David Rawlings & Gillian Welch, “Cumberland Gap,” Poor David’s Almanack, 2:55 Acony Records

Slaid Cleaves, “Drunken Barber’s Hand,” Ghost on the Car Radio, 2:40 (self-produced)

(Bruce Cockburn, “Bone on Bone” under back announcements)

Second Set

Steve Earle & The Dukes, “News from Colorado,” So You Wannabe an Outlaw, 2:29 New West

Radney Foster, “For You to See the Stars,” For You to See the Stars, 3:48 Devil’s River Records

Bruce Cockburn, “Forty Years in the Wilderness,” Bone on Bone, 4:10 True North Records

Sierra Hull, “Strong Hand of Love,” The Treasure of the Broken Land, 4:03 Storm Weathered Records

Third Set

Martin Simpson, “Blues Run the Game,” Trails & Tribulations, 4:30 Topic

Taj Mahal & Keb’ Mo’, “Om Sweet Om,” TajMo, 3:35 Concord Records

Bruce Cockburn, “Twelve Gates to the City,” Bone on Bone, 3:51 True North Records

Fourth Set

Emmylou Harris & John Starling, “When We’re Gone, Long Gone,” The Life and Songs of Emmylou Harris, 3:52 Rounder

Emma’s Revolution, “Sing People Sing,” Revolution Now, 5:10 (self-produced)


David Broza (with Shawn Colvin & Jackson Browne), “Yihye Tov,” The Set List, 7:09 Broza Records