Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Playlist for 1/13/21

 INDIGO GIRLS - Look Long - Look Long - 2020

Fascism:

ERIC ANDERSEN - Rain Falls Down in Amsterdam - Memory of the Future - 1999

CHARLIE KING - Kristallnacht Is Coming (Bob Franke) - Life & Love, Tears & Laughter - 2017

PAT WICTOR – Knock on the Door (Phil Ochs) – This Is Absolutely Real: Visions & Versions of Phil Ochs – 2017

SI KAHN and The Looping Brothers - Government on Horseback - It's A Dog's Life - 2019

LEONARD COHEN - The Future - The Future - 1992 Sony Music

Holocaust:

THE TWANGTOWN PARAMOURS - Stars Without A Heaven - Single - 2021

MICHAEL VEITCH - Voices of the Old Days - Wake up Call - 2017

JOE JENCKS - Children of Trochenbrod - Poets, Philosophers, Workers & Wanderers - 2017

TIM GRIMM - Anne in Amsterdam - The Turning Point - 2013

CHUCK BRODSKY - Gerta - Subtotal Eclipse - 2011

More victims of Fascism:

DAVID ROVICS - Santiago - Ten Thousand Miles Away - 2009

HOLLY NEAR- Hay Una Mujer Desaparecida - And Still We Sing: The Outspoken Collection - 2002 Calico Tracks Music

JOHN McCUTCHEON - Las Damas de Blanco - Passage - 2010 Appalseed Prods.

DAVID ROVICS - Today in Charlottesville - Single – 2018

PAMELA MEANS - Amen - Single Bullet Theory - 2003

Heros for Justice:

CHUCK BRODSKY - The Forger - Them and Us - 2018

FRED SMALL - Denmark, 1943 - I Will Stand Fast - 1988 New Rounder

ARLO GUTHRIE - Victor Jara - Amigo - 2008

SHARON ABREU -  Wangari - A New Bottom Line - 2014

JOHN FLYNN - Malala - Poor Man's Diamonds - 2014

Plague:

ERIC ANDERSEN - The Plague (Song of Denial) - Shadow and Light of Albert Camus - 2015 Meyer Records

DAVID ROVICS - Corona Virus Climate Catastrophe Fascist Empire 2020 Blues Massacree - 2020 Single


Playlist for 12/30/20

 INDIGO GIRLS - Look Long - Look Long - 2020

Happy New Year:

CATHY FINK/MARCY MARXER/TOM PAXTON - On the Last Day of the Year - Happy Holidays, Vol. 12 - 2017 Hudson Harding Music

PAT HUMPHRIES - Another New Year - Hands - 2001 Appleseed Recordings

KATE TAYLOR - Auld Lang Syne - Happy Holidays! Vol. 10 - 2015 - Hudson Harding Music

COVID-19:

TIM GRIMM - Gone - The Single - 2020

CROWE'S PASTURE - Quarantine - Single - 2020

JOHN McCUTCHEON - Sheltered in Place - Cabin Fever: Songs for the Quarantine – 2020

CRYS MATTHEWS & HEATHER MAE - Six Feet Apart - Single - 2020

Trump:

Up & Down Theatre - Make America Great Again - Single - 2016

HOLLY NEAR - Coup d'Etat - 2018 - 2018 Calico Tracks Music

DON CARON & LINDA GOWER - Confounds the Science (Caron/Gower/McCartney) - Single - 2018 The Parody Project

FOUNDERS SING with DON McLEAN - The Day Democracy Died - Single – 2020

Refugees:

DAVID ROVICS - Upon Our Shores - Single - 2015

THE RESONANT ROGUES - Can't Come In - Hands in the Dirt - 2017

BETT PADGETT - Don't Take My Child from Me - Single - 2018

DAVID ROTH - Home of the Brave (David Roth/Karen Drucker/JD Martin) - Last Day on This Earth - 2017 May the Light Music

Black Lives Matter:

DAVID ROVICS - Say Their Names - Say Their Names -2020

PATTY GRIFFIN - The Wheel - Patty Griffin - 2019

THE MAMMALS - Someone's Hurting - Nonet - 2020 Humble Abode Music

CLAUDIA SCHMIDT & SALLY ROGERS - Still on the Bridge - We Are Welcomed - 2016

Climate Change:

STEVE & KRISTI NEBEL - California - Windows - 2019 Icebird Records

LETITIA VANSANT and the BONAFIDES - When I Was Your Age - Parts & Labor - 2014

JOHN PRINE - The Lonesome Friends of Science - The Tree Forgiveness - 2018 Cowboy Records

BEV GRANT - Mother's Wrath - It's Personal - 2017

War:

SARA THOMSEN - Is It for Freedom? - Somewhere to Begin - 2014

TIM GRIMM - My Turn - The Back Fields - 2005

HEALY & JURAVICH - Song for Peace - Tangled in Our Dreams - 2006 Finnegan Music




Tuesday, December 22, 2020

Playlist for 12/23/20

THE EARLY MAYS - Narrows of the Year - Chase the Sun - 2017

Christmas:

SARA THOMSEN – Christmas in the Trenches (John McCutcheon) – Winter Wanderings – 2012

SOFIA TALVIK - Cold Cold Feet - When Winter Comes - 2017

ROY ZIMMERMAN - Christmas on Mars (Eenie Kaveenie Klibadavac) - Real American - 2010

DARRYL PRUPOSE - The Christians and the Pagans (Dar Williams) - Just One Angel - 2010

MARK STEPAKOFF - Santa Drank the Whole Damn Bar - Happy Holidays, V. 8 - 2013 Hudson Harding Music

What's Wrong?:

ELIZA GILKYSON - My Heart Aches - 2020 - 2020 Red House Records

MICHAEL G. RONSTADT - Promised Land - Bridging the Gap - 2010

JON BROOKS - The Crying of the Times - Moth Nor Rust - 2009

CRYS MATTHEWS - Paris Is Burning - Battle Hymn for an Army of Lovers – 2017

ROY ZIMMERMAN - Real America - Real American - 2010

Women/Sexual Harassment and rape:

DELLA MAE - Headlight - Headlight  - 2020

THREE MILES LOST - Til It Happens to You (Lady Gaga) - 2016  Sled Dog Studios

B - You Can't Take This Away from Me - Ghosts Underneath My Skin - 2018

KATHLEEN HEALY - Speaking Out - Embracing the Journey - 2018

EMMA'S REVOLUTION - I Believe Her - I Believe Her - Single - 2018

Climate change:

LISA JEANETTE with Vance Gilbert - Mrs. Claus - Single - 2020

EMILY BARKER - Strange Weather - A Dark Murmuration of Words - 2020

ALLISON LUPTON & CRAIG WERTH - When Trouble Comes - Single - 202

MICHAEL BRAUNFELD – Washed Away - Full Circle - 2014

BEV GRANT - Mother's Wrath - It's Personal - 2017

Water:

RAYE ZARAGOZA - Driving to Standing Rock - Fight for You  - 2017

SARA THOMSEN - Precious Water - Somewhere to Begin - 2014

TIM GRIMM - Black Snake - A Stranger in This Time – 2017

JOHN SHELDON - The Same Water – Single – 2016

Stand Up/Rise:

RAYE ZARAGOZA - Fight for You- Fight for You  - 2017

ELIZA GILKYSON - Promises to Keep - 2020 - 2020

SARO-LYNCH THOMASON & SAM GLEAVES- No More, No More (Si Kahn) - I Have Known Women - 2020 Strictly Country Records

Bye-bye Trump:

DON CARON - Fifty Ways to Leave the White House - Single - 2020


Playlist for 12/16/20

PAUL KAPLAN & Leverett Community Chorus - After the Fire - Single -  2002

Christmas:

GORDONVILLE, USA - Gray Christmas - The Longest Night of the Year, V.3 - 2020

TONY DENIKOS - Home for Christmas - Already Gone - 2009

MARY GAUTHIER - Christmas in Paradise - Alternate Root Holiday Sampler, Part 1 - 2013

SANDY ROGERS - Something Fun for Christmas - Last Chance Medicine Show Holiday Sampler - 2017

CATHY FINK & MARCY MARXER - What Would Jesus Do? - The Longest Night of the Year, V.1 - 2018 Hudson Harding Music

Hanukah:

RUBY & AVA LOCKNAR - Is It Hanukah or Chanukah? - Just One Angel - 2010 - Yellow Tail Records

GREENFIELD HARMONY - Hanukah - Live Concert 12/11/2005 - Mary Cay Brass, Dir. - 2005

RACHEL SAGE - Hanukkah in the Village - Joy! -2017

SARA THOMSEN - Hanerot Halalu - Winter Wanderings - 2012

ANDINA & RICH - Ocho Kandelikas - Merry Humbug! - 2014 DulciYodel Music

Horrors of War:

CRAIG WERTH - Canvas of War - Ten Miles Out - 2011

RISE AGAINST - Hero of War - Appeal to Reason - 2008

JIM PAGE - Collateral Damage - A Hand Full of Songs - 2017 

SARA THOMSEN - Shattered Gardens - Somewhere to Begin - 2014

BEN BEDFORD - Fisher's Hill - Land of the Shadows - 2009 Hopeful Sky Records

Surveillance:

REMY - Tap It: The NSA Slow Jam - Single - 2013

LINQ - George Orwell Where Are You? - Life Goes On - 2009 Linq Songs

TOM NEILSON - It's A Crime - Single - 2013

JACK WARSHAW - Snoopers - Single - 2014

DAVID ROVICS - Spies Are Reading My Blog - Spies Are Reading My Blog – 2013

Climate Change:

THE WHISPERING TREE – Garden - Invisible Forces - 2018

JIM PAGE - Down to Zero - Single - 2020

EMILY BARKER - Strange Weather - A Dark Murmuration of Words – 2020

JOHN PRINE - The Lonesome Friends of Science - The Tree Forgiveness - 2018 Cowboy Records

ALLISON LUPTON & CRAIG WERTH - When Trouble Comes - Single – 202

Winter Solstice:

GATHERING TIME – A Light in the Darkness – Keepsake – 2015

SARA THOMSEN - The Longest Night - Winter Wanderings - 2012

JOE JENCKS with Edie Carey - Longest Night of the Year - Poets, Philosophers, Workers & Wanderers - 2017


Playlist for 12/9/20

 EMILY KURN - Light the Lamp (A Song for Hannukah) - Just One Angel - 2013 Yellow Tail Records

COVID-19:

DAVID ROVICS - And the Earth Spins Round Again - Notes From A Failed State - 2020

JOHN McCUTCHEON - Sheltered in Place - Cabin Fever: Songs for the Quarantine - 2020

BEV GRANT - Corona Virus Blues - Single – 2020

PAUL KAPLAN - Little Boxes - Single - 2020

DAVID ROTH - When the Universe Is Ready - Single - 2020

Trump:

LESLIE ODOM Jr. - Seriously (Sara Bareilles) – Single - 2016

TIM GRIMM - Gonna Be Great - A Stranger in This Time – 2017

RAYE ZARAGOZA - American Dream - Fight for You - 2017

EMMA'S REVOLUTION - Trumpty Dumpty (That's An Emergency) - Single - 2019

JIM PAGE - Don't Let the Door Hit You on the Way Out - Single - 2020

Women:

KRISTEN GRAINGER & TRUE NORTH - She Flies With Her Own Wings - Ghost Tatoo – 2020

ASHLEY STORROW - Sweet Matilda - The Bear and the Bird - 2016

ELLEN BUKSTEL - Real Woman - Daddy's Little Girl - 2008

BEV GRANT - The Women Are Coming - Single - 2003

SCOTT COOK - Fellas, Get Out the Way - Further Down the Line - 2017

Hard Times:

THE YOUNGERS - No Money - Picture of You - 2016

AUSTIN & ELLIOTT - Everything Looks Like A Hammer - 13 Songs Plus - 2015

DAVID ROVICS - Rent Party - Notes Fom A Failed State - 2020

HEATHER PIERSON - The Hard Work of Living - The Hard Work of Living - 2013 Sacred Vessel Recordings

DAVID FERRARD - Hard Times Come Again No More (Stephen Foster) - Across the Troubled Wave - 2009

Palestine:

DAVE LIPPMAN - More Dead and Gaza Moans - Boycott & Divestment Songs, Vol. 1 - 2015

DAVID ROVICS - The Key (The Naqba) - Return - 2003

SHARON GOLDMAN - Land of Milk and Honey - Kol Isha (A Woman's Voice) – 2016

MICHAEL & NELL - Jerusalem (Steve Earle) - Welcome Home - 2020

DAVID FRANCEY - Holy Ground - Empty Train - 2016

Songs for the Spirit:

DAVID ROTH & ANNE HILLS - I Stand for Love - Rhubarb Trees - 2011

JOHN McCUTCHEON - Well May the World Go (Pete Seeger) - To Everyone in All the World/A Celebration of Pete Seeger - 2019 Appalseed Prods.

ETHAN MILLER & KATE BOVERMAN - Tree of Life - If All the Land Would Rise - 2005

SARA THOMSEN - Somewhere to Begin (T.R. Ritchie) - Somewhere to Begin - 2014

TRACY SPRING - Of This World - Musical Doorways - 2001 Seattle Folklore Soc

Happy Hannukah:

RACHEL SAGE - Tchatchles & Latkes - Joy! - 2017


Tuesday, December 8, 2020

Playlist for 12/2/20

 DAVE LIPPMAN - The First 12 Days of Biden - Single - 2020

Thanksgiving:

HEATHER PIERSON - I Am Grateful - We All Have A Song -2001

SWAMP BROTHERS - Food on the Table - The Tennessee Sessions – 2015

SI KAHN - Thanksgiving - Thanksgiving - 2007 Strictly Country Records

Native American:

RHIANON GIDDENS - The Vanishing Race - (Johnny Horton) - Look Again to the Wind/Johnny Cash's Bitter Tears Revisited - 2014 Sony Music

COLLEEN KATTAU - To Be An Ally - Besos Kisses - 2020

BUFFY SAINTE-MARIE - Generation - Power in the Blood - 2015 Gypsy Boy Music

GILLIAN WELCH/DAVID RAWLINGS - As Long as the Grass Shall Grow (Peter La Farge) - Look Again to the Wind/Johnny Cash's Bitter Tears Revisited - 2014 Sony Music

Fascism:

RESISTANCE REVIVAL CHORUS with RHIANNON GIDDENS - All You Fascists Bound to Lose - Single - 2020

DAVID ROVICS - The Time To Act (Song for Will Van Spronsen) -  Strangers & Friends - 2020

ROY ZIMMERMAN - This Machine - Real American - 2010

MICHAEL VEITCH - White Rose - Wake up Call - 2017

Media:

LUCINDA WILLIAMS - Bad News Blues - Good Souls Better Angels - 2020

JAN GILLIES - Nobody Home - Change is Coming - 2013

JOE CAMUGLIA - Favorite Fake News - Folksinger Eclipse - 2017

JAY MANKITA - They Lied - Dogs Are Watching Us - 2004

THE STRAY BIRDS - All the News - Magic Fire - 2016

Freedom:

COLLEEN KATTAU - Her Voice Is A River- Besos Kisses - 2020

CATHY FINK & MARCY MARXER - Wings Like An Eagle ( Ola Belle Reed) - Get Up and Do Right - 2017

SANDERS, KASS & WHITE - We Are Going (Woyaya) (T. Osei et al) - Feels Like Home - 1991

WOODY GUTHRIE - This Land Is Your Land - This Land Is Your Land: The Asch Recordings - Vol. 1 - 1956 Ludlow Music

Persistance:

LUCINDA WILLIAMS - When the Way Gets Dark - Good Souls Better Angels - 2020

BETH DeSOMBRE - She Persisted - Resistance - 2017

ROD MacDONALD - That's Why You Play the Game (Rod MacDonald/Michael Lydon) - Later That Night - 2014

ZOE SPEAKS - One Foot  - Wings - 2018

HEATHER PIERSON - Get Up On That Horse Again - Lines and Spaces - 2019

Help One Another:

NANCY CASSIDY - River's Rising - River's Rising - 2018 Twitter Twatter Music

CARRIE NEWCOMER - Sanctuary - The Beautiful Not Yet - 2016


Wednesday, November 25, 2020

Playlist for 11/18/20 and 11/25/20

 THE EARLY RISERS - Red Bird - Making Life Sweet – 2019


Civil Rights/Freedom:

CATHY FINK & The Children's Chorus of Washington - One Little Step -The Great American Folksong - 2011

SUSAN & RAY - Time to Listen - Single - 2019

EMMA'S REVOLUTION with REGGIE HARRIS - Our People Gonna Rise - Single -2020

MARCUS WILKERSON - That Day - That Day - 2020

GATHERING TIME with Mara Levine - Too Far to Turn Back Now - Lessons Learned, Lessons Spurned - 2017

Civil War – Slavery:

OLD-TIME PHARMACEUTICALS - Captain Robert Smalls - Roots & Honey - 2020

KAIA KATER - Nine Pin - Nine Pin - 2016

AUGUSTA BOTTOMS CONSORT - Will & Indiana (Gloria Attoun) - The Green Room - 2003

TOM NEILSON - A Tramp's Thoughts (Jane Keep/Ethan Miller) - Fools No More - 2006

CRABTREE & MILLS - The Price of Freedom - Freedom - 2008 Free & Easy Music

Freedom fighters -Chile & Cuba:

OLD-TIME PHARMACEUTICALS - Joan and Victor Jara - Roots & Honey - 2020

DAVID ROVICS - Santiago - Ten Thousand Miles Away – 2009

THE WEAVERS - Hay Una Mujer Desaparecida (Holly Near) - youtube.com

JOHN McCUTCHEON - Las Damas de Blanco - Passage - 2010 Appalseed Prods.

OLGUITA ALVAREZ - Guantanamera - Single - 2020

 Corporate domination:

PROFESSOR LOUIE - Corporate Power - Hurricane - 2008

DAVID ROVICS - Shut Them Down - Living in These Times - 2001

JAN HAMMARLUND - Free Enterprise (Malvina Reynolds) - Uncovered Malvina Reynolds - 2015 Schroder Music

JOE JENCKS - You Don't Have the Right - I Hear Your Voice - 2003

PIPER HAYES - Dear 1% - Piper & Carson - 2017

Death: for Covid-19 victims:

GREENFIELD HARMONY  (Mary Cay Brass, Director) - Crossing the Bar - Live Concert 12/7/08

KAIA KATER - White - Nine Pin - 2016

DAVE CARTER & TRACY GRAMMER - When I Go - Live at St John's Pub, Portland, Oregon - 2001

JOHN McCUTCHEON - The Night John Prine Died - Cabin Fever: Songs for the Quarantine - 2020

SARA THOMSEN - Let Me Sing For You - Song Like A Seed - 2020

Peace:

HEALY & JURAVICH - Song for Peace - Tangled in Our Dreams - 2006 Finnegan Music

ANNIE PATTERSON - O Had I a Golden Thread (Pete Seeger) - Mountain Side - 2011