Friday, October 18, 2019

Playlist for 10/9/19

Indigenous People's Day:
BUFFY SAINTE-MARIE - Sing Our Own Song (UB40/Sainte-Marie) - Power in the Blood - 2015 Gypsy Boy Music
MARIA DUNN - When the Grandmothers Meet - Gathering - 2016
PAT HUMPHRIES - Indanee (Roland Mousaa/Tom Pacheco) - Hands - 2001 Appleseed Recordings
KATHERINE RHODA - May We All Fly Like Eagles - Songs of Freedom, Struggle and Spirit - 2009
BUFFY SAINTE-MARIE - Power in the Blood - Power in the Blood - 2015 Gypsy Boy Music
SUSAN SHANN – Earth Mama - Reckless Abandon - 2018
SUSAN SHANN - Price on Heaven - Reckless Abandon - 2018
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
NANCY BLAKE -The Talking Leaves - Look Again to the Wind/Johnny Cash's Bitter Tears Revisited - 2014 Sony Music
NANCY SCHIMMEL - 1492 - Sun, Sun Shine - 1991
BYRD & STREET - The Good Old Days - This Much Is True - 2017
DAVID ROTH – Trail of Tears (David Roth/Freebo) – Last Day on this Earth – 2018 May the Light Music
EMMYLOU HARRIS - Apache Tears (Johnny Cash)- Look Again to the Wind/Johnny Cash's Bitter Tears Revisited - 2014 Sony Music
DAVID ROVICS - Song for Big Mountain - Live At Club Passim - 2000

War:
DEBRA COWAN - Scarecrow (John Tams) - Greening the Dark - 2019
ANDREW ALLING - Hookah - Unladen - 2017
BEN BEDFORD - Fisher's Hill - Land of the Shadows - 2009 Hopeful Sky Records
MARIA DUNN - Tell Her I Was Brave - The Peddler - 2008
SARA THOMSEN - Shattered Gardens - Somewhere to Begin - 2014

Immigration/Refugees:
ANDY ANTIPIN - My Name Joe (David Massengill) - I'm Gonna Sit at the Welcome Table - 2019
FRICTION FARM - Narrow Passage - So Many Stars – 20175
ZOE MULFORD - Answer the Knock at the Door - Small Brown Birds - 2017
BETH DeSOMBRE - Take Me In - Resistance - 2017

Injustice:
ANDY ANTIPIN - Legal Illegal (Ewan MacColl) - I'm Gonna Sit at the Welcome Table - 2019
JOE JENCKS - The Lady Juliana (Kat Eggleston) - Poets, Philosophers, Workers & Wanderers - 2017
CHARLIE KING - Shoes - So Far…So Good - 2013 Vaguely Reminiscent Sounds

Songs for the Spirit:
SARA THOMSEN - Somewhere to Begin (T.R. Ritchie) - Somewhere to Begin - 2014
SARA THOMSEN - The Heartbeat Drum - Somewhere to Begin - 2014

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Playlist for 10/2/19

PAT LAMANNA - October - Do I Know My Song Well Enough to Start Singing Yet? - 2012

Black Lives Matter:
PHIL OCHS - Ballad of Oxford - A Toast to Those Who Are Gone - 1986 Rhino
LINDA SUSSMAN - The Change - Every Road - 2018
PATTY GRIFFIN - The Wheel - Patty Griffin - 2019
AUDREY & ORWELL - Rapture - Stairwells - 2011
BREE NEWSOME - Stay Strong - Single - 2014

Trump:
NOEL PAUL STOOKEY - Impeachable (Noel Paul Stookey/Irving Gordon) - 4 Song Preview - 2017
ROY ZIMMERMAN - Drain the Swamp - Rize Up - 2018
DON CARON & LINDA GOWER - Confounds the Science (Caron/Gower/McCartney) - Single - 2018 The Parody Project
KORA FEDER - Poison Honey - In Sevens - 2019
EMMA'S REVOLUTION - Trumpty Dumpty (That's An Emergency) - Single - 2019

Holocaust:
DAVID ROVICS - Denmark, 1943 - The Other Side - 2015
CHUCK BRODSKY - Lili's Braids - Subtotal Eclipse - 2011
TIM GRIMM - Anne in Amsterdam - The Turning Point - 2013
MICHAEL VEITCH - Voices of the Old Days - Wake up Call - 2017
FRED SMALL - Denmark, 1943 - I Will Stand Fast - 1988 New Rounder

Occupy Wallstreet:
EMMA'S REVOLUTION - Occupy the USA - RPM - 2011 Pat Humphries & Sandy O.
DAVID ROVICS- Stay Right Here - Single - 2011
MANKANA - We Are The Many - 2011
CHARLIE KING - Our Demands (Rick Burkhardt) - Life & Love, Tears & Laughter - 2017

Environment:
SARA THOMSEN - Earth Moves in a Mysterious Way - Winter Wanderings - 2012
EMMA'S REVOLUTION - Feel the Wind - Revolution Now - 2017
WILL DUDLEY - Ride the Train - Heartsong – 2016
DAN SCHATZ - Now Is the Cool of the Day (Jean Ritchie) - The Promise of the Sowing - 2015

Hope:
TRACY SPRING - Work & Hope - Songs of Hope and Humanity, Vol. 1 - 2012
KEN WHITELEY - The Moment We've Been Waiting For - KEN WHITELEY & the Beulah Band - 2015
BETH DeSOMBRE - The Way to Hope - Resistance - 2017

Playlist for 9/25/19

Impeachment:
EMMA'S REVOLUTION - So Impeachable (Emma's Revolution - Irving Gordon) - Single - 2019
Up & Down Theatre - Make America Great Again - Single - 2016
ALASTAIR MOOCK - Make It Great - Alastair Moock - 2017
JIM PAGE - Masters Of Lies - A Hand Full of Songs – 2017

Elections:
KEB' MO" - Put A Woman in Charge - Oklahoma - 2019 Concord Records
TAYLOR FERRERA - Vote with your Vagina - 2012
WILLIE NELSON - Vote 'em Out - Single - 2018
CRYS MATTHEWS - American History XIX - Battle Hymn for an Army of Lovers – 2017

White Supremacy:
ANDREW VanNORSTRAND - The Deep Blue Green - That We Could Find A Way To Be - 2019 Great Bear Records
LULA WILES - Shaking As It Turns - What Will We Do - 2019 Smithsonian Folkways
ETHAN MILLER & KATE BOVERMAN - White Lies - If All the Land Would Rise - 2005
ORDINARY ELEPHANT - Scars We Keep - Honest - 2019

LGBTQ:
SARA THOMSEN - Forbidden Love - Everything Changes - 2008
ANDREW VanNORSTRAND - Boy with Gray Eyes - That We Could Find A Way To Be - 2019 Great Bear Records
ORDINARY ELEPHANT - Who I Am - Before I Go - 2017
LINQ - Oh Bully - Disconnect - 2013
SAM GLEAVES - Ain't We Brothers - Ain't We Brothers – 2015s

Immigration:
KEB' MO" - This Is My Home - Oklahoma - 2019 Concord Records
DAVID FERRARD - I Am an Immigrant (I'm from Here) - Journeyman - 2011 Alter Road Records
BEV GRANT & The Dissident Daughters - In America - Cheeky Woman - 2006
DAVID ROVICS - Statue in the Harbor - When I'm Elected President - 2014
SWEET HONEY IN THE ROCK - Are We A Nation? - Border Songs - 2012 No More Deaths

Justice:
LINQ - Seneca Falls to Selma - Disconnect - 2013
COLLEEN KATTAU - Amen to the Freedom Ride - Single - 2014
STEVEN BLANE - Proclaim Liberty - The Shed Sessions - 2017
JOHN McCUTCHEON - If I Had A Hammer (Pete Seeger/Lee Hays) - To Everyone in All the World/A Celebration of Pete Seeger - 2019 Appalseed Prods.
JOE JENCKS - Let Me Sing You A Song - Poets, Philosophers, Workers & Wanderers - 2017

Change:
BEV GRANT - National Anthem: Arise! Arise! (Jean Rohe) - It's Personal - 2017
SHARON KATZ & NONHLANHLA WANDA – We Can Be the Change – Side By Side – 2018

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Playlist for 9/11/19

9/11:
PAUL KAPLAN - After the Fire - Paul Kaplan - 2002
KIM & REGGIE HARRIS - Short Shift at Ground Zero - Simplicity - 2002
EMMA'S REVOLUTION - If I Give Your Name - One - 2004 Pat Humphries & Sandy O.
JOE CROOKSTON - Tuesday Morning - Georgia I'm Here - 2014
DAVID ROTH - Rise We Will - Think Twice – 2004

Aftermath of 9/11/Unlimited War Powers Authorization:
DAVID ROVICS - Barbara Lee - When I'm Elected President - 2014
TOM PAXTON - George W. Told the Nation - 2007
JIM PAGE - My American Name - Collateral Damage - 2002
RICH EILBERT - Ocean of Sand - Back from the War - 2009
SEIZE THE DAY - United States - Not in Our Name - 2007 David Ferrard

9/11 Coup in Chile:
DAVID ROVICS - Santiago - Ten Thousand Miles Away - 2009
DAVID ROVICS - US Embassy - When I'm Elected President - 2014
THE WEAVERS - Hay Una Mujer Desaparecida (Holly Near) - youtube.com

Destruction of the Earth:
JANE ROSS FALLON - Sweet Amazon - Songs on Purpose - 2016
THE LONELY HEARTSTRING BAND - Songbird - Deep Waters - 2016
DAN SCHATZ- The Promise of the Sowing - The Promise of the Sowing - 2015 Folk-Legacy Records
LINQ – Time to Draw the Line – Single 2017
ZOE SPEAKS - The Earth Has Had Enough - Wings - 2018

Worker Exploitation:
PAT HUMPHRIES - No Sweat (Bev Grant/Pat Humphries) - Hands - 2001
RHIANNON GIDDENS - Barbados (William Cowper/Dirk Powell) - Songs of Our Native Daughters - 2019 Smithsonian Foldways Recordings
VINCENT CROSS - Garments of Shame - Old Songs for Modern Folk - 2016
DON WHITE – Union Song – More Alive – 2016
JOE JENCKS - Who Will Speak for Me (Si Kahn) - The Forgotten (Recovered Treasures from the Pen of Si Kahn) - 2018 Turtle Bear Music

Palestine:
DAVID ROVICS - I Wanna Go Home - Behind the Baricade: The Best of David Rovics 2003
DAVE LIPPMAN - Gaza's Ark - Boycott & Divestment Songs, Vol. 1 - 2015
PAT LAMANNA - David and Goliath - Something Beautiful - 2013
JANET BATES - We Had Come Seeking Peace - It Is Here I Leave You, Dragon - 2019
DAVID FRANCEY - Holy Ground - Empty Train - 2016

EMMA'S REVOLUTION - Peace, Salaam, Shalom - One - 2004 Pat Humphries & Sandy O.

Playlist for 9/4/19

LUDGATE - End of Summer - Two, Three, Four...(Vol Two) - 2019

Labor Day:
PAT HUMPHRIES - Hands (Phil Ochs) - 2001 Appleseed Recordings
CHARLIE KING - Our Life Is More Than Our Work - So Far...So Good - 2013
ANNE FEENEY - War on the Workers - Union Maid - 2003

Mill Workers:
MAGPIE - Greg Artzner & Terry Leonino - The Mill Was Made of Marble (Joe Glazer) - When We Stand Together - 2017
HEDY WEST with Pete Seeger on banjo - Cotton Mill Girls - Pete Seeger's Rainbow Quest
SI KAHN - Stitch and Sew - Threads - 2002 Double Time Music
JOE JENCKS - Shuttle & Loom (Si Kahn) - The Forgotten (Recovered Treasures from the Pen of Si Kahn) - 2018 Turtle Bear Music

Coal Miners
SAM GLEAVES - Working Shoes - Ain't We Brothers - 2015
HOUSE OF HAMILL - Pound a Week Rise - March Through Storms - 2018
HEATHER PIERSON - Dark As A Dungeon (Merle Travis) - Singin' - 2017
PAT LAMANNA - Los Mineros de Chile - Do I Know My Song Well Enough to Start Singing Yet? - 2012

Fishermen:
CARDBOARD OX - The Fisherman - 2015
TRET FURE - The Fishermen of Bristol Bay - Rembrandt Afternoons - 2015 Tomboy Girl Records
PADDY MILLS - Penobscot Bay - Race to the Bottom - 2014 Our Hometown Music
FINEST KIND - No More Fish, No Fishermen (Shelley Posen/John Goss) - Heart's Delight - 1999 Fallen Angel Music

Labor Disasters:
BEV GRANT - Ballad of the Triangle Shirtwaist Fire (Ruth Rubin) - We Were There! - 2002
BATTLEFIELD BAND - The Blantyre Explosion - Beg & Borrow - 2015
DAVID ROVICS - Sometimes I Walk the Aisles - When I'm Elected President - 2014
THE EARLY MAYS - Mannington No. 9 (Keith McMannus) - Chase the Sun - 2017
PETE SEEGER - The Bells of Rhymney (Idris Davies/PeteSeeger) - Live in '65 - 2009 Appleseed Recordings

Strikes:
PAT HUMPHRIES - Bread & Roses (James Oppenheim/Mimi Farina) - Hands - 2001 Appleseed Recordings
LOUISE MOSRIE - Battle of Blair Mountain (Louise Mosrie/Mike Richardson) - Home - 2010 Zoe Cat Music
PADDY MILLS - Bay View Massacre - Race to the Bottom - 2014 Our Hometown Music
JOHN O'CONNOR - 500 Scabs and 500 Soldiers - Songs for Our Times – 1984
JOHN McCUTCHEON - It's a Long Way to the Soup Line (Joe Hill) - Joe Hill's Last Will - 2015 Appalsongs

Unions:
ANNE FEENEY - Union Maid (Woody Guthrie/Ginny Hildebrand/Cappie Israel) - Union Maid - 2003
TOM JURAVICH - Power in A Union (Billy Bragg) - Altar of the Bottom Line - 2007 Finnegan Music
JOE JENCKS- Which Side Are You On? (Florence Reese) - Rise As One - 2005
ANNIE PATTERSON & CHARLIE KING - Step By Step ( Pete Seeger/Waldemar Hille) - Step By Step - 2019 Vaguely Reminiscent Soungs

Wednesday, September 4, 2019

Playlist for 8/28/19

ERIC ANDERSEN - Mingle with the Universe (Ocean) - Mingle with the Universe: The Worlds of Lord Byron - 2017

Climate Change:
TOM NEILSON - Where Greenland Used to Be - Where Greenland Used to Be - 2012
TRET FURE - Roses in Novermber - Roses in Novermber - 2018
THE WHISPERING TREE - Garden- Invisible Forces - 2018
ANTJE DUVEKOT - Lighthouse - The Near Demise of the High Wire Dancer - 2009
BEV GRANT - Mother's Wrath - It's Personal - 2017

Hurricane Season:
MICHAEL BRAUNFELD - Washed Away - Full Circle - 2014
MOLASSES CREEK - Waterbound - Waterbound - 2015
CROWES PASTURE - The Storm - Edge of America - 2017
SHAWN TAYLOR - Blackwater - Home - 2012
BEAUCOUP BLUE – Little Wheel - Hearts at Home – 2005

Nuclear Weapons:
SARA THOMSEN - Keeping the Peace - By Breath - 2003
ROD MacDONALD - Unearthly Fire - 2011 So. Florida Folk Fest
TOM NEILSON - Heroes of the Cold War - Biomess - 2010
SIMON & GARFUNKEL - The Sun Is Burning - Wednesday Morning, 3 AM - 1964 Columbia Records

Aging:
SOFIA TALVIK - Reflections - Paws of A Bear - 2019
WILLIE NELSON/MERLE HAGGARD - Live This Long - Django and Jimmie - 2015 Sony Music
PETE SEEGER & LORRE WYATT - Old Apples - A More Perfect Union - 2012 Appleseed Recordings
DAVID GRAY Joy of Living (Ewan MacColl) - Joy of Living - Compass Records – 2015

Sustainable Living:
CARRIE NEWCOMER - The Work of Our Hands - A Permeable Life - 2014
TIM GRIMM - Pumpkin the Cat - Heart Land Again – 2019
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

Inclusivity:
CARRIE NEWCOMER - Room at the Table - A Permeable Life - 2014
JOHN McCUTCHEON - Y'all Means All - Trolling for Dreams – 2017
DAVID ROTH – Some People Say I (David Roth/Reggie Harris) – Last Day on this Earth – 2018 May the Light Music

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Playlist for 8/21/19

Solidarity:
ETHAN MILLER & KATE BOVERMAN - Wash Up Over Me - If All the Land Would Rise - 2005 Riot Folk
NEAL & LEANDRA - One - A Hundred Years from Now - 2012 Uncle Gus Music
LIBBY RODERICK - Cradle of Dawn - How Could Anyone - 2005
SALLY BARRIS/CLIFF EBERHARDT/LOUISE MOSRIE - With One Voice One Guitar – 2014
ROY ZIMMERMAN - I'm In - Single - 2012

Sexual Abuse:
MONDAY MORNING DENIAL - Fragments - Scoundrels That We Are - 2016
PAT HUMPHRIES - I'll Be There - Hands - 2001 Appleseed
CURTIS & LORETTA - Habibo - When There's Good to Be Done - 2015

Forests:
JIM PAGE - Butterfly Wings - Gettin Squeezed - 1999
FRED GILLEN Jr - Price of Progress (Fred Gillen Jr/Abbie Gardner) - What She Said - 2017
DAVID ROVICS - The Death of David Chain - We Just Want the World - 1998
GINA FORSYTH - The Lumber Song - You Are Here - 2000 Waterbug Records
TIM GRIMM - Thirteen Years - A Stranger in This Time - 2017

Emprire:
PHIL OCHS - Cops of the World - Live In Montreal - 1966
DAVID ROVICS - In Venezuela - Single - 2019
DAVID ROVICS - US Embassy - When I'm Elected President – 2014
KELLEIGH McKENZIE - War for Sale - Chances - 2008 Zatchubilly Music
THE STRAY BIRDS - Hands of Man - Magic Fire - 2016

Joe Jencks songs:
JOE JENCKS - Let Me Sing You A Song - Poets, Philosophers, Workers & Wanderers - 2017
JOE JENCKS - Men Are Good - I Hear Your Voice - 2003
BROTHER SUN - Lady of the Harbor (Joe Jencks) - Some Part of the Truth - 2013

International Day of the Dog 8/26:
FREEBO - She Loves My Dog More Than Me - Something to Believe - 2011
SI KAHN - Otis Is Flying - Courage - 2010 Strictly Country Records
TRIFOLKAL - Arfin Dog - Winkin' - 2010
JAY MANKITA - From A Dog's Stance - Dogs Are Watching Us - 2004
ELENA WATSON - Oli Canoli (Tom Neilson) - Root Beer Makes Me Burp - 2004

Peace:
CHARLIE KING - If Baboons Can Work It Out - So Far...So Good - 2013
TAJ MAHAL & KEB' MO' - All Around the World (Kevin R Moore/Chic Street Man) - TajMo – 2017
PAUL SIMON - All Around the World or The Myth of Fingerprints - Graceland - 1986/2012