Wednesday, May 24, 2017

Playlist for 5/17/17

CHARLIE KING - Shoes - So Far…So Good - 2013 Vaguely Reminiscent Sounds

Whistleblowers/Chelsea Manning released today:

TOM NEILSON - It's A Crime - 2013
DAVID NEAL - Bradley Manning - 2012 dissenter.firedoglake.com
GRAHAM NASH & JAMES RAYMOND - Almost Gone - Hugs for Chelsea - 2017
RYAN HARVEY - To Keep You Silent - Hugs for Chelsea - 2017
DAVID ROVICS - Song for Chelsea Manning - Big Red Sessions - 2011

What's Wrong:
EVAN GREER - Their Eyes - Never Surrender - 2009 Riot Folk
SCOTT COOK - Further Down the Line - Further Down the Line - 2017
AUSTIN & ELLIOTT - Bleak - Cradle and Crow - 2016
GEOFF BARTLEY - Who's Drivin This Bus - 2016
ELIZA GILKYSON - Great Correction - Beautiful World - 2017

Resistance:
TOM MORELLO - Until the End - Hugs for Chelsea - 2017
EVAN GREER - Never Surrender - Never Surrender - 2009 Riot Folk
IKE REILLY - Bolt Cutter - Hugs for Chelsea - 2017
MARC BLACK - Sometime A Spark - Sometime A Spark - 2012
KRISTEN GRAVES - Folk Army - Now Ain't the Time for Tears - 2014

Nuclear Power:
CHARLIE KING - Acres of Clams - So Good - 2013 Vaguely Reminiscent Sounds
TOM NEILSON - Just A Little Meltdown - Fools No More - 2006
THE PRINCES OF SERENDIPITY-TG VANINI - Plutonium Pops - What She Said - 2011 Jaiya Records
DAVID ROVICS - Minami Sanriku - Ten New Songs - 2011
THE SWEET LOWDOWN - Fallout- Chasing the Sun - 2014

Draft Resistance:
DAR WILLIAMS - I Had No Right - The Green World - 2000 Razor & Tie
EMMA'S REVOLUTION - Not My War - RPM - 2011 Pat Humphries & Sandy O.
JANET BATES - Prisoner of Conscience - Another Child - 2006
JON BROOKS - War Resister - Moth Nor Rust - 2009
PHILOCHS - Draft Dodger Rag - I Ain't Marching Anymore - 1965 Elektra

CHARLIE KING - Imagine Healthcare - So Far…So Good - 2013 Vaguely Reminiscent Sounds

Thursday, May 11, 2017

Playlist for 5/10/17

SKINNER & T'WITCH - England's Spring - The Fool's Journey – 2017

War:
SKINNER & T'WITCH - Nelson's Brew - The Fool's Journey - 2017
MAGPIE - The Battle of Shiloh - The Civil War (Songs & Stories Untold) - 2012
PAUL SACHS - Every Mother's Son - Love Is Love – 2016
JOHN McCUTCHEON - Christmas in the Trenches - Water from Another Time - 1989 Rounder Records
PETE SEEGER - Viva la Quince Brigada - Songs of the Spanish Civil War, Vols. 1 & 2 - 2014 Smithsonian Folkways
LAURA WETZLER - Flying - Flying - 2011

Walls:
MONTGOMERY DELANEY - The Walls - Almost Any one - 2016
JOSH JOFFEN - The Wall - Postcard from Antigua - 2010
JACKSON BROWNE - Walls and Doors - Standing in the Breach - 2014 Inside Recordings
LETITIA VANSANT and the BONAFIDES - Promised Land - Parts & Labor - 2014
AUSTIN & ELLIOTT - Justice Song of the Birds - Cradle and Crow - 2016

Live interview with Laura Wetzler and Wes Brown on base, and NELCWIT counselor Zoraida Agudelo:
LAURA WETZLER – The Fracking Blues – 2016
LAURA WETZLER - Which Side Are You On
LAURA WETZLER - Siete Hijos
LAURA WETZLER – Choices
LAURA WETZLER - Bmakom (In A Place)
LAURA WETZLER - Nobody's Gonna Make It Out Here Alone

Prisons:
LARA HERSCOVITCH - Will the Circle Be Unbroken/the Flame - Misfit - 2016
JOHN FLYNN - Reggie's Question (What's in a Name) - America's Waiting - 2009
MONTGOMERY DELANEY - Daddy's Name - Almost Any one - 2016
THE STRAY BIRDS - Hands of Man - Magic Fire - 2016

Refugees:
DAVID ROVICS - Upon Our Shores - 2015
PAUL SACHS - Families of the Disappeared - Love Is Love - 2016

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

Playlist for 5/3/17

MOUTHS OF BABES - Spring - Brighter in the Dark - 2017

May Day/Internat'l. Workers Day:
ANNE FEENEY - The Internationale (Pottier/Degeyter) - Jail for Justice - 2000
JOHN McCUTCHEON - There Is Power In A Union (Joe Hill) - Joe Hill's Last Will - 2015
TOM JURAVICH - Power in A Union (Billy Bragg) - Altar of the Bottom Line - 2007 Finnegan Music
JOE JENCKS - Solidarity Forever (Joe Jencks/Ralph Chaplin) - Poets, Philosophers, Workers & Wanderers - 2017

Labor Strikes:
BEN BEDFORD - Mother Jones on the Line - Land of the Shadows - 2009 Hopeful Sky Records
ARLO GUTHRIE with the Dillards - Ludlow Massacre (Woody Guthrie) - Thirty-two Cents - 2008 Rising Son Records
SI KAHN - Brookside Strike - In My Heart - 1994 Rounder Records
PADDY MILLS - Bay View Massacre - Race to the Bottom - 2014 Our Hometown Music
LOUISE MOSRIE - Battle of Blair Mountain - Home - 2010 Zoe Cat Music

Suicide:
MOUTHS OF BABES - Brighter in the Dark - Brighter in the Dark - 2017
MICAH & MARK ATKINSON - Hymn for a Troubled Friend - Land of Broken Angels - 2016
HONOR FINNEGAN - Swimming - Roses and Victory - 2016
JOHN McCUTCHEON – Dearest Martha – Gonna Rise Again – 1987 Rounder Records
JOE JENCKS - Going Home - Poets, Philosophers, Workers & Wanderers - 2017

Justice:
JOE JENCKS – Let Me Sing You A Song - Poets, Philosophers, Workers & Wanderers - 2017
BILLY BRAGG with Eliza Carthy - If I Had A Hammer (Pete Seeger/Lee Hays) - The Songs of Pete Seeger, Vol. 2 - 2001 Appleseed Recordingss
GATHERING TIME - Songs of Hope & Freedom - Songs of Hope & Freedom – 2008
PHIL OCHS - Power and the Glory - All The News That's Fit To Sing - 1964 Elektra

Injustice:
JOE JENCKS - The Lady Juliana (Kat Eggleston) - Poets, Philosophers, Workers & Wanderers - 2017
DAVE GUNNING - I Robbed the Company Store - Lift - 2015 Wee House of Music
THE LORDS OF LIECHTENSTEIN - Marie - Oh, Hello Sweetie Pie – 2016
JOHN ROBERTS & DEBRA COWAN - Anderson's Coast - Ballads Long and Short - 2015 Golden Hind Music
JOHN McCUTCHEON - Sharecropper's Son - Trolling for Dreams - 2017

Gay Pride/LGBTQ:
PAT HUMPHRIES - People Love - Hands - 2001 Appleseed
LINQ - Diversity Dance - Life Goes On - 2009 Linq Songs
CATHY FINK & MARCY MARXER – Everything Possible (Fred Small) – Dancin' in the Kitchen – 2015 Community Music, Inc
CATHY FINK & MARCY MARXER – I Belong to A Family – Dancin' in the Kitchen – 2015 Community Music, Inc

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

Playlist for 4/26/17

LGBTQ:
SI KAHN - Who's in the Bathroom with Me? - 2106
RICH EILBERT - Which Bathroom Should I Use - 2016
ROY ZIMMERMAN - I Want a Marriage Like They Had in the Bible - You're Getting Sleepy - 2011
CARRIE FERGUSON - Girls Like Me - Riding on the Back of the Wind - 2009
ORDINARY ELEPHANT - Who I Am - Before I Go - 2017

Immigration:
MERLIN SNIDER - Fly Away Sail Away - One Light Many Windows - 2016
ALICE HOWE - Homeland Blues - You've Been Away So Long - 2016
ELIAS ALEXANDER & Bywater Band - Earth and Stone - Bywater - 2016 Fresh Haggis Music
DOUGIE MacLEAN - The Boatbuilders - Who Am I - 2001 Dunkeld Records
EAGLE McCALL - The Leavin' of Liverpool - Song of the Seas - 2012 Michael E. Bryant

Leaders:

MERLIN SNIDER - Abraham's Light - One Light Many Windows - 2016
SCOTT COOK - Walk That Lonesome Valley - Further Down the Line - 2017
LARRY MURANTE - Nelson - Patch of Sky - 2016
ANNE FEENEY - Fannie Sellins - Union Maid - 2003

War/PTSD:
JAN GILLIES - Joshua - Change is Coming – 2013
FREEBO - A Soldier at War - Before the Separation - 2005 Poppabo Music
HEATHER MALONEY - Involuntary - Make Me Break - 2015
IAN FOSTER - The Stinging Nettle - Sleeper Year - 2017

Political & Media Control:

JAN GILLIES - Nobody Home - Change is Coming - 2013
TOM NEILSON - It's A Crime - 2013
DAVID ROVICS - Who Will Tell the People - Living in these Times - 2001
CHARLIE KING & KAREN BRANDOW - The News, The Blues and the People Take II - Higher Ground - 2008

Sustainable Living:
MERLIN SNIDER - Fresh Dirt - One Light Many Windows - 2016
JOHN McCUTCHEON - Soup - Supper's on the Table - 2001 Rounder Records
ALL-SHE-WROTE - Rock River - Passing It On - 2017
PADDY MILLS - The Good Life - The Good Life - 2016

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Playlist for 4/19/17

Change:
TAJ MAHAL & KEB' MO' - Waiting on the World to Change (John Mayer) - TajMo – 2017
DAVE GUNNING - Sing It Louder (Dave Gunning/Sally Spring) - Lift - 2015
MATT BORRELLO - Tear It Down - A Dollar & A Kiss - 2015
LARA HERSCOVITCH - The Bravest Thing - Misfit – 2016
SALLY BARRIS/CLIFF EBERHARDT/LOUISE MOSRIE - With One Voice One Guitar - 2014

Terrorism:
LIZ MITCHELL - In My City - Single - 2013
HANNEKE CASSEL - The Marathon (For Boston) - Dot the Dragon's Eyes - 2013 Cassel Records
SONIA – I Am the Enemy - I Am the Enemy - No Bomb Is Smart - 2004
TONY DENIKOS - Kill 'Em All - Time Tells Tales - 2003
DAVID ROVICS - One Day in Kenya - Letter to My Landlord - 2016

Earth Day:
MOLLY ANDREWS - Now Is the Cool of the Day (Jean Ritchie) - Dear Jean -2014 Jean Ritchie CD Project Trust
BEN BEDFORD - PrairyErth- The Pilot and the Flying Machine - 2016
CARRIE FERGUSON - Beautiful World - Riding on the Back of the Wind - 2009
JOHN SMITH - This Field - The Longing Road - 2014 Blue Pine Music
LIBBY RODERICK - If the World Were My Lover - How Could Anyone - 2005

Justice:
JON BROOKS - God Pt. IV - Moth Nor Rust - 2009
FRED GILLEN, JR. - We the People - Wage Love - 2015 Dys Records
APARNA LAKSHMI - Can I Get a Witness - Points of Light & the Constellation - 2011
PHIL OCHS - Power and the Glory - All The News That's Fit To Sing - 1964 Elektra
JON FROMER - If You're Looking for Freedom - Looking for Freedom - 2015 PM Press

Women:
JACK WILLIAMS - Ain't I A Woman? (Sojourner Truth/Jack Hardy) - Far Away, Long Ago - 2017
HEATHER PIERSON - I'll Never Know Freedom Again - The Hard Work of Living - 2013 Sacred Vessel Recordings
ELLEN BUKSTEL - You're Not Better Than Me - Daddy's Little Girl - 2008
KELLEIGH McKENZIE - Underground - Chances - 2008 Zatchubilly Music
KRISTIN LEMS - The Heart of A Woman - You, Me, and All of the Above - 2015 Carolsdatter Prods.

Songs for the Spirit:
JACK WILLIAMS - Sing-Song World - Far Away, Long Ago - 2017
SCOTT COOK - One More Time Around - One More Time Around - 2013
CATHY FINK & MARCY MARXER – Dancin' in the Kitchen – Dancin' in the Kitchen – 2015 Community Music, Inc

Friday, April 14, 2017

Playlist for 4/12/17

YO-YO MA and THE SILK ROAD ENSEMBLE - Green (Vincent's Tune) - Sing Me Home - 2016 Sony Music

Nuclear War:
DAVID ROVICS - Hiroshima - Return - 2003
SARA THOMSEN - Keeping the Peace - By Breath - 2003
ROD MacDONALD - Unearthly Fire - 2011 So. Florida Folk Fest
JIM PAGE - Hiroshima, Nagasaki Russian Roulette - Best of Broadside 1962-1988 - 2000 Smithsonian Folkways
ANNE FEENEY - Take Them Down - Have You Been to Jail for Justice? - 2000

Hot spots/War:
DAVID ROVICS - Korea - Songs for Mahmud - 2004
DAN SCHATZ - Sarajevo - Bring the Morning Home - 2007
JOHN McCUTCHEON - We Know War - Stand Up! - 2004 Appalseed Prods.
RANDALL WILLIAMS - Lebanon - One Night in Louisiana - 2007
CHARLIE KING & KAREN BRANDOW - Who Will Be Next on the Gallows? - Higher Ground - 2008 Vaguely Reminiscent Sounds

Horrors of War:
JIM PAGE - Collateral Damage - Collateral Damage - 2002
CRAIG WERTH - Canvas of War - Ten Miles Out - 2011
AMY SPEACE - The Weight of the World - The Killer in Me - 2008 Wildflower Records
SARA THOMSEN - Shattered Gardens - Somewhere to Begin - 2014
RODNEY BROWN - Casualty of War - Until You Come Home - 2009 George Mann

Palestine:
THREE LITTLE BIRDS - Apartheid - 2012 youtube.com
JON BROOKS - Son of Hamas - Delicate Cages - 2011
DAVE LIPPMAN - More Dead and Gaza Moans - Boycott & Divestment Songs, Vol. 1 – 2015
HUDSON VALLEY SALLY - In Jerusalem - 2015
JIM PAGE - Palestine - Collateral Damage - 2002

Environmental destruction:
BEV GRANT - Mother's Wrath - It's Personal - 2017
TOM NEILSON - Solstice Morning - Biomess - 2010
JUD CASWELL - For Sale - Blackberry Time - 2007 Alderdown Music
PAUL SACHS - Oil Town - Oil Town - 2011

HOLLY NEAR - I Am Willing - Until You Come Home - 2009 George Mann
SARA THOMSEN – Deep Peace - By Breath – 2003

Playlist for 4/5/17

CHRISTOPHER MARK JONES - I Saw the Sea - Incantations – 2017
JOHN McCUTCHEON - Snow in April - Supper's On the Table - 2005 A

Immigration:
JOHN McCUTCHEON - Immigrant - Supper's On the Table - 2005 Appalsongs
MARA LEVINE - Immigrant Dream (Bob Wright) - Jewels and Harmony - 2013
DAVID ROVICS - Before Their Ship Arrived - Spies Are Reading My Blog-2013
CHRISTOPHER MARK JONES - Miguel y Celestina - Atlantica - 2014 Small Batch Music
BEV GRANT & The Dissident Daughters - In America - Cheeky Woman - 2006

Labor:
DAVE LIPPMAN - When We Stand Up for 15 - You Don't Own the World - 2016
DAVE LIPPMAN - Are We Gonna Make Some Noise? - You Don't Own the World - 2016
DAVID ROVICS - 15 - When I'm Elected President - 2014
BYRD & STREET - Workin' Man - This Much Is True - 2017
ANNE FEENEY - War on the Workers - Union Maid - 2003

The 1 %/Inequality:
DAVE LIPPMAN - You Don't Own the World - You Don't Own the World - 2016
ZOE MULFORD - Zillionaire - Small Brown Birds - 2017
CHRISTOPHER MARK JONES - I Saw the Sea - Incantations - 2017
NORMAN BLAKE - High Rollers - Brushwood Songs & Stories - 2017
ETHAN MILLER & KATE BOVERMAN - Organized Crime - If All the Land Would Rise - 2005 Riot Folk

Fracking:
DAVE LIPPMAN - Bakken Frackin' Oil Train - You Don't Own the World - 2016
SEIZE THE DAY - Frakka Hakka - Making Waves - 2016
ROY ZIMMERMAN - The Faucet's on Fire - Single - 2014
LENNY SOLOMON - The Fracking Song - Under My Hat - 2014
WOOL&GRANT - Get the Frack Outta Here (Bev Grant/Daniel A. Weiss) - Wool&Grant - 2013 Ina May Wool and Bev Grant

Stand Up:
DAVE LIPPMAN - We Shall Not Be De-Climatized - You Don't Own the World - 2016
JANET BATES - Calling for You - Another Child - 2006
THE LUCKY SISTERS - These Hands (Dave Gunning) - So Lucky - 2015 Patio Records
3HATTRIO - Get Up Stand Up - Solitaire - 2016
JOHN McCUTCHEON - Joe Hill's Last Will (Joe Hill/John McCutcheon) - Joe Hill's Last Will - 2015 Appalsongs
ERIKA KULNYS – Stand Up – 2015

Songs for the Spirit:
BYRD & STREET - Money's Good - This Much Is True - 2017
JOHN McCUTCHEON - Three Chords and the Truth - Trolling for Dreams - 2017
JOHN McCUTCHEON - Calling All the Children Home - Supper's on the Table - 2001 Rounder Records