Monday, March 27, 2017

Playlist for 3/22/17

CHUCK BERRY (RIP)– Promised Lane

Spring
AUSTIN & ELLIOTT - Shake Off the Snow - Cradle and Crow - 2016
HEATHER MASSE - Bird Song (H. Masse/Nicky Mehta) - Bird Song - 2009 Red House Records
PETE SEEGER - Maple Syrup Time - Seeds: Songs of Pete Seeger, Vol. 3 - 2003 Appleseed Recordings

Labor - Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire:
SI KAHN - Washington Square - Courage - 2010 Strictly Country Records
TWANGTOWN PARAMOURS - Chains - The Promise of Friday Night - 2012 Inside Edge Records
BEV GRANT - Ballad of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire (Ruth Rubin) - We Were There! - 2002

Labor - Unions:
JOHN McCUTCHEON - Step by Step - Water from Another Time - 1989 Rounder Records
ANNE FEENEY - Which Side Are You On? (Florence Reese) - Union Maid - 2003
SI KAHN/SUE MASSEK - I Don't Want Your Millions Mister (Jim Garland) - Precious Memories - 2015 Strictly Country Records
MONDAY MORNING DENIAL - Harry Bridges (Harry Stamper) - Scoundrels That We Are - 2016
SHELBY BOTTOM DUO & Friends - What We Want (Joe Hill/Percy Wenrich) - Joe Hill Roadshow - 2016

Health Care:
ROY ZIMMERMAN - Dear Number 10369924053887 - Thanks for the Support - 2008 Metaphor Records
JULIE SNOW - The Pink One - No Ordinary Love - 2016
BILLY MITCHELL - Prescription Drugs - Detour - 2011
LINQ - Prescription Chaos - Rx and the Side Effects - 2009 Linq Music
ANNE FEENEY - National Health Care Now! (Anne Feeney/Rory McLeod, Brian Cutean) - Union Maid - 2003

Drought:

JULIE SNOW - No Tears - No Ordinary Love - 2016
LINDA BULL - Smells Like Rain - The Merri Soul Sessions - 2014
TODD BURGE with Kathy Mattea - Water Works - Imitation Life – 2015

Oneness/Peace:
AUSTIN & ELLIOTT - Lambs Get Slaughtereed - Cradle and Crow – 2016
KIM & REGGIE HARRIS – Earth (David Roth) - Simplicity - 2002 Appleseed Recordings
ALL-SHE-WROTE - If I Were Free - Passing It On - 2017
COLLEEN KATTAU - Peace Loving Nation (Jolie Rickman) - In My Name - 2012
SI KAHN - Peace Will Rise - Courage - 2010 Strictly Country Records
BLACK EYED PEAS - One Tribe - The End - 2009

John McCutcheon promo:
JOHN McCUTCHEON - Room Here for Another - What It's Like - 1990 Rounder Records
JOHN McCUTCHEON - The Farmer Is the Woman - Gonna Rise Again - 1987 Rounder

ROY ZIMMERMAN - To Be A Liberal - Thanks for the Support - 2008 Metaphor Records

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Playlist for 3/15/17

One:
ALL-SHE-WROTE - One and Many (Noel Paul Stookey) - Passing It On - 2017
EMMA'S REVOLUTION - Swimming to the Other Side - Roots, Rock & Revolution - 2006 Pat Humphries & Sandy O.
SARA THOMSEN - The Heartbeat Drum - Somewhere to Begin - 2014
DAVID ROTH & ANNE HILLS - I Am You (Anne Hills & Michael Smith) - Rhubarb Trees - 2011
KAIA KATER - Rising Down - Nine Pin - 2016

Environment - Coal Disasters:
MICAH & MARK ATKINSON - Wall of Water - Land of Broken Angels - 2016
RANDY BROWNING - Black Waters (Jean Ritchie) - Radical Rags - 2007
TWANGTOWN PARAMOURS - Widow of the Mountain - The Promise of Friday Night - 2012 Inside Edge Records
SUSIE GLAZE – West Virginia Mine Disaster (Jean Ritchie) – Dear Jean - 2014
TOM NEILSON - Solstice Morning - Biomess - 2010

Environment - Climate Change:
ALL-SHE-WROTE - Once the Ice Caps Melt - Passing It On - 2017
COLLEEN KATTAU - When's It Gonna Rain - Promo CD - 2015
RUSTIC RIDERS - Drop in The Bucket - Wake Up! - 2015
EMMA'S REVOLUTION - Sun and the Wind - RPM - 2011 Pat Humphries & Sandy O.

Sustainable Living:
ALL-SHE-WROTE - Rock River - Passing It On - 2017
PADDY MILLS - The Good Life - The Good Life - 2016
PUTNAM SMITH - If I Had a Time Machine - 99 Desires - 2016
TIM GRIMM - 80 Acres - Farm Songs - 2009
ANNIE PATTERSON - Gone Gonna Rise Again (Si Kahn) - Mountain Side – 2011

Simpler Times:
ALL-SHE-WROTE - Grandpa - Passing It On - 2017
ADLER & HEARNE - Rain Dreams - Simpatico - 2016
SCOTT COOK - New Grist - One More Time Around - 2013
JULIA GOLD - Discontinued - Sixty - 2016
MICHAEL JOHNATHON - The Dream - The Dream - 2016

HOLLY NEAR - Peace Becomes You - Peace Becomes You - 2012

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Playlist for 3/8/17

International Women's Day:
SCOTT COOK - Fellas, Get Out the Way - Further Down the Line - 2017
BEV GRANT - We Were There - We Were There! - 2002
CURTIS & LORETTA - Willmar 8 (We Are All Equal You Know) - When There's Good to Be Done - 2015
BEV GRANT - The Women Are Coming - 2003
ANNE FEENEY - Union Maid (Woody Guthrie/Ginny Hildebrand/Cappie Israel) - Union Maid – 2003

Women in labor:
ELLEN BUKSTEL - Real Woman - Daddy's Little Girl - 2008
TERRI HENDRIX - Fifty Shades of Hey - Love You Strong - 2016
ASHLEY STORROW - Sweet Matilda - The Bear and the Bird - 2016
SHARON GOLDMAN - Kol Isha (A Woman's Voice) - Kol Isha (A Woman's Voice) - 2016

Sheros:
SCOTT COOK - Walk That Lonesome Valley - Further Down the Line - 2017
JOHN McCUTCHEON - Forgotten - 22 Days - 2013 Appalsongs
SARA THOMSEN - The Ballad of Molly Ivins - Somewhere to Begin - 2014

What's Wrong:
SCOTT COOK - Further Down the Line - Further Down the Line - 2017
MICHAEL G. RONSTADT - Promised Land -Bridging the Gap - 2010
SONIA RUTSTEIN - No Bomb Is Smart - No Bomb Is Smart -2004
HEALY & JURAVICH - Storm About Us - Tangled in Our Dreams - 2006 Finnegan Music

Oil:
SCOTT COOK - Alberta, You're Breaking My Heart (Scott Cook/Benjamin Caldwell) - Further Down the Line - 2017
DAVID ROVICS - Oil Train - Spies Are Reading My Blog - 2013
DANA HUBBARD - Petroleum People - Folk Songs for Climate Justice - 2013 Peaceful Uprising
RED TAIL WING - Shale Town - Fall Away Blues - 2016

Hard Times:
THE YOUNGERS - No Money - Picture of You - 2016
PAT WICTOR – There But for Fortune (Phil Ochs) – This Is Absolutely Real: Visions & Versions of Phil Ochs – 2017

Promo for Mt.Toby Concert:
KIM & REGGIE HARRIS - High Over the Hudson - Single 2014
PAT WICTOR - Existentialist Blues - Sunset Waltz - 2008
REGGIE HARRIS/PAT WICTOR with Greg Greenway & Freebo – Wade in the Water – youtube

Monday, March 6, 2017

Playlist for 3/1/17

PADDY MILLS - Almost Spring - The Good Life - 2016

Donald Trump:
TIM GRIMM - Gonna Be Great - A Stranger in This Time - 2017
DAVID ROVICS - God's Gift to the Caliphate - Letter to My Landlord - 2016
DAVE LIPPMAN - National Drumpfhood Week - 2016
RACHAEL SAGE - Tomorrow - The Tide - 2017
ROY ZIMMERMAN – T-Rump – 2017
JOHN McCUTCHEON - The Bible - Trolling for Dreams - 2017

Change:
TIM GRIMM - These Rollin Hills - A Stranger in This Time - 2017
JOHN COSTER - The World Has Changed - The World Has Changed - 2002 Sakkara Records
DAVE GUNNING - This Changin' Wind (Dave Gunning/Ray Stewart) - Lift - 2015 Wee House of Music
NORMAN BLAKE - The Truth Will Stand (When This World's on Fire) - Brushwood Songs & Stories - 2017
DAN WEBER - Oh Woody - What I'm Lookin For - 2015

Environmental Destruction:
TIM GRIMM - Black Snake - A Stranger in This Time - 2017
DAN SCHATZ- The Promise of the Sowing - The Promise of the Sowing - 2015 Folk-Legacy Records
PATRICK SYLVEST - Those Lands - Sylvestrings - 2011
HARPETH RISING - Well Hell - Shifted - 2015 Grimm Rising
LETITIA VANSANT and the BONAFIDES - Rising Tide - Parts & Labor - 2014

Immigration/Irish:
TIM GRIMM - The Hungry Grass - A Stranger in This Time - 2017
RUNA - Paddy's Lamentations - Shilling - Live -2016
ANNE FEENEY - Kilkelly - Enchanted Way - 2010
THE BURNS SISTERS - Clare to Here - Looking Back - 2015 Sisters Music
JIM SHARKEY - Adieu to Belashanny (Words: William Allingham) - Sweet Anne's Road - 2015

Earth's Gifts:
TIM GRIMM - Thirteen Years - A Stranger in This Time - 2017
SCOTT COOK - Pass It Along - One More Time Around - 2013
JOHN SMITH - This Field - The Longing Road - 2014 Blue Pine Music
PUTNAM SMITH - Come for the Flowers - 99 Desires - 2016

TIM GRIMM - Over the Waves - A Stranger in This Time - 2017

Monday, February 27, 2017

Playlist for 2/22/17

President's Day:
DAVID ROVICS - When I'm Elected President - When I'm Elected President - 2014
CHATHAM STREET - House of Fools - All That Mattered - 2011
AZTEC TWO-STEP - Falling Down Clowns - Cause & Effect - 2012 Red Engine Records
DAVE LIPPMAN - Moral Mondays - Food, Clothing & Glaciers - 2010
CHARLIE KING - There Is A Wall - So Far...So Good - 2013

Facism:
CHARLIE KING & KAREN BRANDOW - King of the Whole Wide World - Higher Ground - 2008
LEONARD COHEN - The Future - The Future - 1992 Sony Music
CRAIG WERTH - My Way or the Highway - The Spokes Man - 2010
GREG ENGLE - Absolute Power - Take It Personally - 2009

Immigration:
CHIP TAYLOR & CARRIE RODRIGUEZ - Who's Gonna Build That Wall - 2016
DAVID ROVICS - Statue in the Harbor - When I'm Elected President - 2014
STEVE DEASY - People Once Were Welcome Here - People Once Were Welcome Here - 2010
GREG CORNELL & THE CORNELL BROTHERS - I Had a Pony - Come On Home - 2016
JOSH JOFFEN - The Wall - Postcard from Antigua - 2010

Health Care:
ANNE FEENEY - National Health Care Now! (Anne Feeney/Rory McLeod, Brian Cutean) - Union Maid - 2003
TOM NEILSON - In A Public Place - In A Public Place - 1991
RAY KORONA - Trimming the Fat Right Off the Budget - The Safe Thing to Do - 2005
ROY ZIMMERMAN - Dear Number 10369924053887 - Thanks for the Support - 2008 Metaphor Records
ELISE WITT - Blessed Nation (Pete Seeger/Jim Musselman/Elise Witt) - Valise - 2009

Holocaust:
CHUCK BRODSKY - Gerta - Subtotal Eclipse - 2011
NOEL PAUL STOOKEY – Jean Claude (Stookey/Lan O'Kun/Richard Unsworth) - At Home - 2015 New World Multimedia
TIM GRIMM - Anne in Amsterdam - The Turning Point - 2013
DAVID ROVICS -Sugihara - Troubador - 2010
DAVID ROVICS - Denmark, 1943 - The Other Side - 2015

Hard Times/Hope:
DANIELLE MIRAGLIA - Glimmer of Gold - Box of Troubles - 2011
GEOFF BARTLEY - I've Endured (Ola Belle Reed/David Reed) - Mercy for the Dispossessed - 2012
BETH DeSOMBRE - Dandelion Wine - I Was Here - 2016
DAVE LIPPMAN - I Think There's More - I Hate Wal-Mart - 1998

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Playlist for 2/15/17

Happy Valentine's Day:
CATHY FINK & MARCY MARXER - You Are Love (Tom Paxton) - Get Up and Do Right - 2017
JOE JENCKS - The Sweetest of Rose - The Candle and the Flame - 2007
DENNIS CARAHER - Snapdragons - Radio Boy - 2006
PAUL BUCHANAN - The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face (Ewan MacColl) - Joy of Living -Compass Records - 2015

Environmental destruction:
LEE MURDOCK - The Blue Pike Song - Loving Light - 2016
THE LONELY HEARTSTRING BAND - Songbird - Deep Waters - 2016
JAMES DURST - An Occasional Eagle - Wish I Were Here - 2014 WorldWind
SI KAHN - Upstream - Bristol Bay - 2013 Strictly Country Records

Civil War:
LEE MURDOCK - The Cumberland's Crew - Loving Light - 2016
BEN BEDFORD - Lincoln's Man - Lincoln's Man - 2008
SALLY SPRING - Boys in the Cornfield - Made of Stars - 2010 Sniffinpup Records
JENNIE AVILA - Breakfast at The Heck's - Civil War - 2009
LOUISE MOSRIE - Leave Your Gun - Lay It Down - 2014 Zoe Cat Music

JOHN SHELDON – The Same Water

Religion:

EILEEN KOZLOFF - Five thousand Seven Hundred Seventy Five - Just Words - 2017
BEAUCOUP BLUE - I Surrender - Hearts at Home - 2005
JOHN FLYNN - Not with My Jesus - Dragon - 2003 Metta Four Records
DAVID ROVICS - Who Would Jesus Bomb - Songs for Mahmud - 2004
HOLLY NEAR - I Ain't Afraid - And Still We Sing: The Outspoken Collection - 2002 Hereford Music

Peace
HOLLY NEAR - Peace Becomes You - Peace Becomes You - 2012
SIOBHAN QUINN & MICHAEL BOWERS - Let It Come - Dreamers, Lovers and Outlaws - 2007 Roundhouse Music
HEALY & JURAVICH - Song for Peace - Tangled in Our Dreams - 2006 Finnegan Music
SI KAHN - Peace Will Rise - Courage - 2010 Strictly Country Records

Song
HOLLY NEAR - One Good Song - Peace Becomes You - 2012
LOUISE MOSRIE - Singing My Heart Out - Lay It Down - 2014 Zoe Cat Music
SARA THOMSEN - Somewhere to Begin (T.R. Ritchie) - Somewhere to Begin – 2014

CAMELA WIDAD - Warriors of Love (Camela Widad/Carmen M Taylor) - Warriors of Love - 2014

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

Playlist for 2/8/17

Winter:
ZOE MULFORD - February Thunder - Small Brown Birds - 2017
CATHY FINK & MARCY MARXER - Chilly Winds - Get Up and Do Right - 2017

Immigration/Refugees:
ZOE MULFORD - Answer the Knock at the Door - Small Brown Birds - 2017
DAVID ROVICS - Before Their Ship Arrived – Spies Are Reading My Blog-2013
ALAN REID - The Road of Tears - Recollection - 2010 Temple Records
BROTHER SUN - Lady of the Harbor (Joe Jencks) - Some Part of the Truth - 2013
ZOE MULFORD - The Queen of Skye - Small Brown Birds - 2017

Racism
ZOE MULFORD - The President Sang Amazing Grace - Small Brown Birds - 2017
DAVID ROVICS - Trayvon - Spies Are Reading My Blog - 2013
COLVIN & EARLE - Tell Moses - 2016
CATHY FINK & MARCY MARXER - Oh, Had I A Golden Thread (Pete Seeger) - Get Up and Do Right – 2017

Economy/Greed
ZOE MULFORD - Zillionaire - Small Brown Birds - 2017
THE HOT NUT RIVETERS - The Corporate Welfare Song (Anne Feeney) - War on the Workers/A Tribute to Anne Feeney - 2016
DAVE DERSHAM - More, More, More - The Burn of Summer - 2003
PAUL SIMON - The Werewolf - Stranger to Stranger - 2016

Morality
CATHY FINK & MARCY MARXER - Song of Joy (Ken Whiteley) - Get Up and Do Right - 2017
ROOSEVELT DIME - Pass It On (Bob Marley & the Wailers) - Red Shoes - 2016
STRING DUSTERS - I Believe - The Infamous - 2016
EMMA'S REVOLUTION - Swimming to the Other Side - Roots, Rock & Revolution - 2006 Pat Humphries & Sandy O.
JOHN SHELDON - The Same Water

Climate Change
BEV GRANT - Mother's Wrath - It's Personal - 2017
TOM NEILSON - Where Greenland Used to Be - Where Greenland Used to Be - 2012
MICHAEL BRAUNFELD - Washed Away - Full Circle - 2014
BROOKS WILLIAMS - Backwater Blues - Brooks' Blues - 2016

Rise Up
BEV GRANT - National Anthem: Arise! Arise! (Jean Rohe) - It's Personal - 2017
3HATTRIO - Get Up Stand Up - Solitaire - 2016
ERIKA KULNYS - Rise Up - Rise Up- 2016