Post-Valentine’s Day

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for February 18, 2023
Hour 1: Post-Valentine’s Hangover

First Set

Maddy Prior & June Tabor, “Hedger and Ditcher,” No More to the Dance, 2:37 Shanachie

Richard Thompson, “Miss Patsy,” Front Parlor Ballads, 3:51 Capitol

Danú, “Only Nineteen Years Old,” When All Is Said and Done, 3:13 Shanachie

Fairport Convention, “Innsbruck,” Expletive Delighted, 2:05

Paul Brady, “The Creel,” The Liberty Tapes, 7:20 (self-produced)

Second Set

Harvey Pekar, “Valentine’s Day” (reading) 3:20

Cat music excerpt 1:00

Les Barker, “Guide Cats for the Blind,” Arovertherapy, 3:20 Mrs. Ackroyd Records

Midway Music

Jay Ungar & Molly Mason, “The Lovers’ Waltz,” The Lovers’ Waltz, 4:34

Third Set

Equation, “Paper Bag,” The Lucky Few, 4:06 Putumayo Music

Nickel Creek, “Reasons Why,” Nickel Creek, 4:08 Sugar Hill

Steve Earle, “Heaven or Hell,” I’ll Never Get Out of This World Alive, 3:26 New West

Fourth Set

David Berkeley story (from This American Life) 12:50

David Berkeley, “High Heels and All,” Strange Light, 4:55 (self-produced)

Folk Music & Beyond Playlist for February 18, 2023
Hour 2: Crossed Wires and Missed Connections

First Set

Lucinda Williams, “Passionate Kisses,” Lucinda Williams, 2:37 Koch

Robert Plant & Alison Krauss, “Can’t Let Go,” Raise the Roof, 3:41 Rounder

Loudon Wainwright, “People in Love,” History, 2:57 Charisma/Virgin Records

Christine Lavin, “Good Thing He Can’t Read My Mind,” Good Thing He Can’t Read My Mind, 3:01 Philo/Rounder

Second Set

Joni Mitchell, “Electricity,” For the Roses, 3:00 Elektra/Asylum

Lucy Wainwright Roche, “The Worst Part,” Lucy, 3:28 (self-produced)

Richard Thompson & Teddy Thompson, “Persuasion,” Action Packed: The Best of the Capitol Years, 4:38 Capitol

Crosby, Stills, & Nash, “Helplessly Hoping,” So Far, 2:38 Atlantic

Third Set

Loudon Wainwright, “Living Alone,” Last Man on Earth, 2:30 Red House Records

Peter Mulvey, “Who’s Gonna Love You Now?” There Is Another World, 3:10 Righteous Babe Records

Misner & Smith, “Lovers Like Us,” Seven Hour Storm, 4:39 (self-produced)

Jay Ungar & Molly Mason, “Give Me Your Hand,” The Lovers’ Waltz, 3:27 Angel Records


Nikki Matheson, “Patchwork,” Invisible Angel, 4:20 (self-produced)