Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Playlist for 8/30/17

JUD CASWELL - Blackberry Time - Blackberry Time - 2007 Alderdown Music
Hurricanes:
MICHAEL BRAUNFELD - Washed Away - Full Circle - 2014
DARK & STORMY - Hell & High Water - Along the Way - 2008
MOLASSES CREEK - Waterbound - Waterbound - 2015
BROOKS WILLIAMS - Backwater Blues - Brooks' Blues - 2016
DAVID ROTH - Community of Faith - Practice Makes Progress - 2008 Wind River Records
Climate Change:
TOM NEILSON - Where Greenland Used to Be - Where Greenland Used to Be - 2012
SUE and DWIGHT - Mercury Rising - Little Child Big World - 2008
LETITIA VANSANT and the BONAFIDES - When I Was Your Age - Parts & Labor - 2014
ETHAN MILLER & KATE BOVERMAN - Come Winter - 2013
STRING DUSTERS - Won't Be Long - The Infamous - 2016
Anniversary of Women's Suffrage (8/26/1920):
MARIA DUNN - Mrs. McClung's Address at Walker Theatre/Nelie's Jig - We Were Good People – 2004
SARA THOMSEN - The Ballad of Molly Ivins - Somewhere to Begin - 2014
ANNE FEENEY - Amelia Earhart's Last Ride - If I Can't Dance – 2006
BEV GRANT & The Dissident Daughters - Emma Goldman (Jolie Rickman) - Cheeky Woman - 2006
Freedom/Civil Rights:
MARIA DUNN - Freedom Here - We Were Good People - 2004
KIM & REGGIE HARRIS - Freedom Is a Constant Struggle - Get On Board! - 2007 Appleseed Recordings
JON FROMER - Still Looking for Freedom - We Do the Work - 1999
CRABTREE & MILLS - The Price of Freedom - Freedom - 2008 Free & Easy Music
EMMA'S REVOLUTION - Bound for Freedom - One - 2004 Pat Humphries & Sandy O.
Rebellion/Protest:
MARIA DUNN - We Were Good People - We Were Good People - 2004
JOHN McCUTCHEON - Joe Hill's Last Will (Joe Hill/John McCutcheon) - Joe Hill's Last Will - 2015 Appalsongs
PAT WICTOR – Lincoln Park (Phil Ochs) – This Is Absolutely Real: Visions & Versions of Phil Ochs – 2017
ERIC ANDERSEN - The Rebel (Song of Revolt) - Shadow and Light of Albert Camus - 2015
BEV GRANT - National Anthem: Arise! Arise! (Jean Rohe) - It's Personal - 2017
Peace:
DAVID ROTH & ANNE HILLS - May the Light of Love - Rhubarb Trees - 2011

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Playlist for 8/23/17

MARIA DUNN - Music in the Meadow - Gathering - 2016

Environment/Water Pollution:
MARIA DUNN - When I Was Young - Gathering - 2016
CRABTREE & MILLS - Waterfalls - Rise Above - 2011 Free & Easy Music
MAGPIE - This Old Bay (Bob Zentz) - Living Planet - 1989 - Long Tail Records
SI KAHN - Upstream - Bristol Bay - 2013 Strictly Country Records

Labor:
MARIA DUNN - Speed Up - Piece By Piece - 2012
PAT HUMPHRIES - No Sweat (Bev Grant/Pat Humphries) - Hands - 2001
BOB ZENTZ - Joshua Gone Barbados (Eric Von Schmidt/Harry Fox) - Together Again for the First Time - 2017
MARIA DUNN - Assunta's Song - Piece By Piece - 2012

Civil Rights/Equality/Justice:
HUDSON VALLEY SALLY - I've Got a Dream - Activist Music Old and New- 2012
GORDON BOK & BOB ZENTZ - Ain't You Got a Right to the Tree of Life (Bob Carawan) - Together Again for the First Time - 2017
DAVE LIPPMAN - Forever If It Takes That Long - No Sale - 1992
STEVEN BLANE - Proclaim Liberty - The Shed Sessions - 2017
JOE JENCKS - Let Me Sing You A Song - Poets, Philosophers, Workers & Wanderers - 2017

Immigration:
MARIA DUNN - I Cannot Tell You (The Whole Story) - Piece By Piece - 2012
MARA LEVINE - Immigrant Dream (Bob Wright) - Jewels and Harmony - 2013
SI KAHN - Sail Away - Courage - 2010 Strictly Country Records
TIM GRIMM - The Hungry Grass - A Stranger in This Time - 2017
ERIC BANNAN - An American Dream - Stumbling Towards the Light - 2015

Cultural Genocide:
MARIA DUNN - Little One - Gathering - 2016
HARPETH RISING - Well Hell - Shifted - 2015 Grimm Rising
NORMA WATERSON - Moving On Song (Ewan MacColl) - Joy of Living - 2015 Compass Records
DAN SCHATZ- The Kind Land (Gordon Bok) - The Promise of the Sowing - 2015 Folk-Legacy Records
HEALY & JURAVICH - Storm About Us - Tangled in Our Dreams - 2006 Finnegan Music

Aging/Change:
BOB ZENTZ - Mirrors and Changes - Together Again for the First Time - 2017
MARIA DUNN - Han's Song - Gathering - 2016
DANA & SUSAN ROBINSON - When This Old Hat Was New - American Hornpipe - 2012 Threshold Music
LEONARD COHEN - Stages - Can't Forget - 2013 Sony Music

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Playlist for 8/16/17

Racism:
DAVID ROVICS – Today in Charlottesville - 2017
COLVIN & EARLE - Tell Moses - COLVIN & EARLE - 2016
PROFESSOR LOUIE - Without Justice - Be for Real – 1996
ANI DiFRANCO - Take Down Your Flag - (Peter Mulvey)
DAVID ROVICS - State House Lawn - The Other Side - 2015
BREE NEWSOME - Stay Strong - 2014

Black Lives Matter:
RANCHERS FOR PEACE - Walking Around Black - 2013
BEN BEDFORD - Blood on Missouri - The Pilot and the Flying Machine - 2016
EMMA'S REVOLUTION - Fire in Ferguson - Revolution Now - 2017
DAVID ROVICS – I Can't Breathe - The Other Side – 2015
PAUL SACHS - The Witness - Love Is Love - 2016

'60s Civil Rights Movement:
JON FROMER - My Feet Are Tired - We Do the Work
BEN BEDFORD - Land of the Shadows - Land of the Shadows - 2009 Hopeful Sky Records
KIM & REGGIE HARRIS and MAGPIE - Those Three Are on my Mind - Spoken in Love - 1995 Long Tail Records
NINA SIMONE - Mississippi Goddam - Best of Broadside 1962-1968 - 2000 Smithsonian Folkways
KIM & REGGIE HARRIS - Too Many Martyrs (Phil Ochs/Bob Gibson) - The Long Walk to Freedom - 1997 Cultural Center for Social Change

Slavery:
JANE SAPP/SI KAHN/PETE SEEGER - Harriet Tubman (Walter Robinson) - Carry It On - 1987 Flying Fish Records
KIM & REGGIE HARRIS - Follow the Drinking Gourd - Steal Away - Songs of the Underground Railroad -1984 Appleseed Recordings
PAMELA MEANS - Strange Fruit (Lewis Allan) - Single Bullet Theory - 2003 WIRL Records
TOM NEILSON - A Tramp's Thoughts (Jane Keep/Ethan Miller) - Fools No More - 2006
KIM & REGGIE HARRIS - Freedom Is a Constant Struggle - Get On Board! - 2007 Appleseed Recordings

Fascism/KKK:
MALVINA REYNOLDS - Battle of Maxton Field - Malvina Reynolds Sings the Truth - 1967
PAMELA MEANS - Amen - Single Bullet Theory - 2003
LEONARD COHEN - The Future - The Future - 1992 Sony Music
ROWDY HOUSE - Don't Let a Liar Lead You - I Won't Comply - 2012
JAN GILLIES - Nobody Home - Change is Coming - 2013

Stand Up/Speak Out:
GEOFF BARTLEY - How Can I Keep from Singing - Mercy for the Dispossessed - 2012
CHARLIE KING & KAREN BRANDOW - Stand Up (Mike Stern) - Sparks and Tears 2003 Vaguely Reminiscent Sounds
ERIKA KULNYS - Rise Up - Rise Up- 2016

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Playlist for 8/9/17

ARI & MIA - Turn Me Round - Land on Shore - 2013

Nuclear War:

ERIC ANDERSEN - Darkness - Mingle with the Universe: The Worlds of Lord Byron - 2017
DAVID ROVICS - Hiroshima - Return - 2003
ROD MacDONALD - Unearthly Fire - 2011 So. Florida Folk Fest
JIM PAGE - Hiroshima, Nagasaki Russian Roulette - Best of Broadside 1962-1988 - 2000 Smithsonian Folkways
SIMON & GARFUNKEL - The Sun Is Burning - Wednesday Morning, 3 AM - 1964 Columbia Records
SARA THOMSEN - Keeping the Peace - By Breath - 2003

Revolt:
ERIC ANDERSEN - The Rebel (Song of Revolt) - Shadow and Light of Albert Camus - 2015
ERIC ANDERSEN - Albion (Byron on the Waves) - Mingle with the Universe: The Worlds of Lord Byron - 2017
JOHN COSTER - Millenium Drum - Lost Horizon - 2013
RICHARD SHINDELL - Satellites - Careless - 2016
MICHAEL HOWARD - Meet Me at the Front Lines - Gasoline Dream - 2016
ERIKA KULNYS - Roaring for a Revolution - Rise Up- 2016

Labor/Strikes:
JOHN O'CONNOR - Go Down Pittston - We Ain't Gonna Give It Back - 1994
DAVID ROVICS - Battle of Blair Mountain - Troubador/People's HIstory in Song - 2010
PADDY MILLS - Bay View Massacre - Race to the Bottom - 2014 Our Hometown Music
JOHN McCUTCHEON - Casey Jones (Joe Hill) - Joe Hill's Last Will - 2015 Appalsongs
JOHN O'CONNOR - We Won - We Ain't Gonna Give It Back – 1994

American Dream:
KEB' MO' - America the Beautiful - Big Wide Grin - 2001 Sony Music
KATE CAMPBELL – America (Paul Simon) – The K.O.A. Tapes (Vol. 1) – 2015 Large River Music
JULIA GOLD - America - Sixty - 2016
SI KAHN - When the Land and They Were Young - Thanksgiving - 2007 Strictly Country Records

Earth's Beauty/One:
ERIC ANDERSEN - Mingle with the Universe (Ocean) - Mingle with the Universe: The Worlds of Lord Byron - 2017
AUSTIN & ELLIOTT - Fat Man With a Flower - Cradle and Crow - 2016
SARA THOMSEN - The Heartbeat Drum - Somewhere to Begin - 2014
EMMA'S REVOLUTION - Swimming to the Other Side - Roots, Rock & Revolution - 2006 Pat Humphries & Sandy O.


TRUE NORTH - One Voice (Ruth Moody) - Elsebound - 2014

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Playlist for 8/2/17

BOB ZENTZ - My Favorite Song - Together Again for the First Time - 2017

Sustainable Living:
BOB ZENTZ - I Want My Son to be a Country Boy - Together Again for the First Time - 2017
GORDON BOK - Hills of Dover (Margaret MacArthur/John Nutting) - Together Again for the First Time - 2017
ASHLEY STORROW - Close to the Bone - The Bear and the Bird - 2016
ALL-SHE-WROTE - Rock River - Passing It On - 2017
MERLIN SNIDER - Fresh Dirt - One Light Many Windows - 2016

Farming:
GORDON BOK & BOB ZENTZ - Garden Song (David Mallett) - Together Again for the First Time - 2017
MELODY WALKER & JACOB GROOPMAN - Come On Mule - We Made It Home - 2013
JANET BATES – Here on the Farm - For All of His Wealth - 2007
ANGELA EASTERLING - Hammer - Common Law Wife - 2015 De L'est Music
JOHN McCUTCHEON - The Farmer Is the Woman - Gonna Rise Again - 1987 Rounder

Time:
BOB ZENTZ - Wrinkle in Time - Together Again for the First Time - 2017
ORDINARY ELEPHANT - Thank you - Before I Go - 2017
SLOAN WAINWRIGHT - This I Know - Bright Side of A Rainy Day - 2016
MARK MANDEVILLE & RAIANNE RICHARDS - Grain by Grain - Grain by Grain - 2016
VINCENT CROSS - Ode to an Old Guitar - Old Songs for Modern Folk - 2016

LGBTQ:

PAT HUMPHRIES - People Love - Hands - 2001 Appleseed
CATHY FINK & MARCY MARXER – I Belong to A Family – Dancin' in the Kitchen – 2015 Community Music, Inc
CATHY FINK & MARCY MARXER – Family Song – Dancin' in the Kitchen – 2015 Community Music, Inc
SAM GLEAVES – Two Virginia Boys - Ain't We Brothers - 2015
SAM GLEAVES – Come Into Your Own - Ain't We Brothers - 2015
DUPREE - The Last Pioneers - Hot Corn in the Fire - 1994
ORDINARY ELEPHANT - Who I Am - Before I Go - 2017

Landlords/Income Inequality:
DAVID ROVICS – Landlord – Into A Prism – 2013
DAVID ROVICS – Landlord – Into A Prism – 2013
DAVID ROVICS – Letter to My Landlord – Letter to My Landlord – 2016
SCOTT COOK - The Lord Giveth (and the landlord taketh away) - Moonlit Rambles - 2011
THE BIG CHEESE - Tired of Breaking My Back - Ramble in the Dairy Aisles: It's All Gouda – 2009
THE STRAY BIRDS - Hands of Man - Magic Fire - 2016

Peace:
DUPREE - Let There Be Peace (Judith Casselberry) - Hot Corn in the Fire - 1994
HEALY & JURAVICH - Song for Peace - Tangled in Our Dreams - 2006 Finnegan Music

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Playlist for 7/26/17

LAURA ZUCKER - Say Yes - Say Yes - 2017
War:
MARIA DUNN - The Peddler - The Peddler - 2008
MARIA DUNN - Tell Her I Was Brave - The Peddler - 2008
MARIA DUNN - You Can't Take That Away - The Peddler - 2008
CHRIS ELLIOTT - Cinderella's Midnight Surprise – 2017
TAJ MAHAL & KEB' MO' - Waiting on the World to Change (John Mayer) - TajMo - 2017

Hard Times:
DAN SCHATZ- Boll Weevil Holler - The Promise of the Sowing - 2015 Folk-Legacy Records
MICHAEL JOHNATHON - Hobo's Lullabye (Goebel Reeves) - Looking Glass - 2003
KARRNNEL SAWITSKY & DANIEL KOULACK - How Does A Poor Man Stand Such Times and Live - Tunes from the North, Songs from the South – 2015
LOWELL LEVINGER - Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out (Jimmy Cox) - Down to the Roots - 2014 Grandpa Raccoon Records
HUDSON VALLEY SALLY - Hard Times Come Again No More(Stephen Foster) - Activist Music Old and New- 2012

Civil Rights/Abolition:
HUDSON VALLEY SALLY - Get Off the Track (Jesse Hutchinson, Jr.) - Activist Music Old and New- 2012
HUDSON VALLEY SALLY - I've Got a Dream - Activist Music Old and New- 2012
KIM & REGGIE HARRIS - Free At Last - Songs of the Underground Railroad -1984 Appleseed Recordings
MICAH & MARK ATKINSON - We'll Be Gone - Land of Broken Angels - 2016
BEV GRANT - Harriet Tubman (Walter Robinson) - We Were There! - 2002

The 1%/Income Disparity:
HUDSON VALLEY SALLY - Billy In Air/Billionaire - Activist Music Old and New- 2012
ZOE MULFORD - Zillionaire - Small Brown Birds – 2017
HEATHER PIERSON - Winter Tans - Make It Mine – 2010
CLINT ALPHIN - Blessed Are the Rich - Post Modern Man - 2015
ROOSEVELT DIME - Wealth Addict - Red Shoes - 2016

Community/Help One Another:
LAURA ZUCKER - If Your Well Has Run Dry - Say Yes - 2017
LAURA ZUCKER - What Are We For - Say Yes - 2017
LAURA ZUCKER - This Boat - Say Yes - 2017
AUSTIN & ELLIOTT - Bleak - Cradle and Crow - 2016
CARRIE NEWCOMER - Sanctuary - The Beautiful Not Yet - 2016
CARRIE NEWCOMER – Help in Hard Times - The Beautiful Not Yet - 2016

Peace:
TAJ MAHAL & KEB' MO' - All Around the World (Kevin R Moore/Chic Street Man) - TajMo - 2017
REBB FIRMAN - Let It Rain (Firman/Freebo/Garrett/Olesen) - Songs I Left Behind - 2017

Misc:
ZOE MULFORD – The President Sang Amazing Grace - Small Brown Birds – 2017
MARIA DUNN – La Boule - The Peddler - 2008

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Playlist for 7/19/17

DENNIS CARAHER - The Kingdom of Summer - The Kingdom of Summer - 2016
Oil Spills:
HARLEY STRING BAND – Deepwater Requiem – Earthly Prusuits – 2015
CRABTREE & MILLS - Pelican Bay - Rise Above - 2011 Free & Easy Music
JOHN McCUTCHEON - Black Sea - Stand Up! - 2004 Appalseed Productions
THE HOLLANDS! - That Fatal Shore - Folk Songs for Climate Justice - 2013 Peaceful Uprising
PAUL SACHS - Oil Town - Oil Town - 2011

Spanish Civil WAr:

PETE SEEGER - Viva la Quince Brigada - Songs of the Spanish Civil War, Vols. 1 & 2 - 2014 Smithsonian Folkways
WOODY GUTHRIE - Jarama - Songs of the Spanish Civil War, Vols. 1 & 2 - 2014 Smithsonian Folkways
DICK GAUGHAN - Jamie Foyers (Ewan MacColl) - Joy of Living - Compass Records – 2015
DAVID ROVICS - The Last Lincoln Veteran - Troubador (People's History in Song) - 2010
SI KAHN - Clarence Kailin - Courage - 2010 Strictly Country Records

New CD from Magpie:
MAGPIE - Greg Artzner & Terry Leonino - Workers of the World Awaken (Joe Hill) - When We Stand Together - 2017
MAGPIE - Greg Artzner & Terry Leonino - Rebel Girl (Joe Hill) - When We Stand Together - 2017
MAGPIE - Greg Artzner & Terry Leonino - Canton - When We Stand Together - 2017
MAGPIE - Greg Artzner & Terry Leonino - Poor Old Dobbin - When We Stand Together - 2017
MAGPIE - Greg Artzner & Terry Leonino - Borderlines (Valerie DePriest/Gayle Gingrich) - When We Stand Together – 2017

Palestine:
DAVID ROVICS - Holy Land Five - Meanwhile in Afghanistan - 2013
DAVE LIPPMAN - More Dead and Gaza Moans - Boycott & Divestment Songs, Vol. 1 - 2015
JOEL ZOSS - Oh, Jerusalem - Lila – 2016

Perspectives/Truth:
SLOAN WAINWRIGHT - Truth Turns Like A Wheel - Uncovering - 2015
CHRIS ELLIOTT - You're Wrong - 2017
CHRIS & MEREDITH THOMPSON - Lines of Longitude - Lines of Longitude - 2017
TOM NEILSON - Sueno con Serpientes (Sylvio Rodriguez) - Another Pacifist Under Surveillance – 2007

Songs for the Spirit:
SLOAN WAINWRIGHT - This I Know - Bright Side of A Rainy Day - 2016
SONIA/disappear fear - Imagine (John Lennon) - Live at Maximal - 2016