New Releases: In Celtic & Scandinavian; in American Roots

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for February 3, 2018
Hour 1: New Releases in Celtic & Scandinavian

First Set

Dougie MacLean, “Lost in the Wilderness,” New Tomorrow, 3:15 Dunkeld

Usher’s Island, “Five Drunken Landladies,” Usher’s Island, 6:10 Compass

Second Set

Kyle Carey, “The Art of Forgetting,” The Art of Forgetting, 5:29 World Music Network

Eplemøya Songlag, “Den Svarte Blomen,” Contemporary Folk Music from Norway, 3:29 Music Norway/FolkOrg

The Murder of Crows, “Birds,” 3:30 online

Third Set

Usher’s Island, “Heart in Hand,” Usher’s Island, 6:48 Compass

Annbjørg Lien, “Dancing Larry,” Contemporary Folk Music from Norway, 3:41 Music Norway/FolkOrg

Hekla Stålstrenga, “Batbygger Jo,” Contemporary Folk Music from Norway, 2:45 Music Norway/FolkOrg

Sver, “Fryd,” Fryd, 4:39 Folkhall Records

Fourth Set

Cathie Ryan, “As Slow Our Ship,” Immram, 1:41

Open the Door for Three, “Heavy Is My Fate,” The Joyful Hour, 3:59 (self-produced)

The Wailin’ Jennys, “Old Churchyard,” Fifteen, 3:15 Red House Records

Kyle Carey & Rhiannon Giddens, “For Your Journey,” The Art of Forgetting, 2:04 World Music Network

Fifth Set

Marty Stuart, “Desert Prayer II,” Way Out West, 0:54 Superlatone Records

Marty Stuart, “Wait for the Morning,” Way Out West, 3:45 Superlatone Records

Midway Music

Béla Fleck & Abigail Washburn, “Medley: Sally in the Garden / Big Country / Molly Put the Kettle On,” Echo in the Valley, 7:35 Rounder

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for February 3, 2018
Hour 2: New Releases in American Roots

First Set

Mark Erelli, “I Feel So Good,” Mix Tape, 3:20 (self-produced)

Dori Freeman, “I Want to See the Bright Lights Tonight,” Letters Never Read, 3:11 Blue Hens Music

Misner & Smith, “Expecting to Fly,” Headwaters, 2:25 scribbleonthewall music

I’m with Her, “Overland,” See You Around, 3:25 Rounder

Darling West, “Rolling On,” While I Was Asleep, 3:51 (self-produced)

Second Set

Stephen Stills & Judy Collins, “Reason to Believe,” Stills & Collins, 2:50 Wildflower Records / Cleopatra Records

Marty Stuart, “Way Out West,” Way Out West, 5:35 Superlatone Records

Margo Price, “Nowhere Fast,” All American Made, 4:03 Third Man Records

Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell, “Chase the Feeling,” The Life and Songs of Kris Kristofferson, 3:42 Blackbird Productions

Third Set

George Thorogood, “Down the Highway,” Party of One, 3:20 Rounder

Cary Morin, “Cradle to the Grave,” Cradle to the Grave, 3:35 Maple Street Music

Van Morrison, “Too Much Trouble,” Roll with the Punches, 3:00 Caroline Records


Howell Devine, “Going Down South,” Howl, 5:17 Little Village Foundation