Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Playlist The Revolution Starts Now on WCOM 23 May 2017

The Revolution Starts Now: The Topical Song Show, May 23, 2017 on WCOM-FM 103.5, community radio for Carrboro and Chapel Hill, NC (www.wcomfm.org). Hosted each Tuesday from 4:00 to 5:00 PM Eastern Time by Art Menius (PO Box 1161; Carrboro, NC 27510). http://artmenius.com and http://lazyfarmboy.blogspot.com. Underwritten by radicallocalism.com and Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe.

Joe Jencks / Let Me Sing You a Song / Poets, Philosophers, Workers & Wanderers / Turtle Bear Music / 4:34
Ani DiFranco / Subdivision (WFUV Live 11.10.16) / Play God EP / Righteous Babe / 3:17
Roger Salloom / Playboys and Playgirls / Playboys and Playgirls: New Songs for the Resistance / Florence Records /2:00
Rev. Sekou / In Times Like These / In Times Like These / Zent Records / 3:34
James Lee Stanley / Open Your Eyes / Had Enough Yet? / Beachwood / 3:24
Joan Baez / Nasty Man / [single] /self / 3:30
Tim Grimm / Gonna Be Great / Stranger in Time / self / 5:23
Alastair Moock / Make it Great / Alastair Moock / Moock Music / 4:18
John M. / I Believe in America / M-VI / M-Pire / 3:32
Jackie Morris / Devil in the Heartland / Periscope Heart / Button Box Records / 4:27
Birds of Chicago / Rise from the Ruins / Treasure of the Broken Land: The Songs of Mark Heard / 3:45
Don Crigler / We Fought the Good Fight / Open Our Eyes / ShenRiver Records / 2:59
Jane Ross Fallon / Highway 84 / Songs on Purpose / Town Forest Books & Music / 3:37

Fred Gillen, Jr. / Price of Progress / What She Said / dys / 3:48

Thursday, May 11, 2017

The Yamikah Under the Cowboy Hat


The Lynching of Leo Frank

The Manifestation of the Jewish Musicians’s Identity in Southern Music


https://srlerner.atavist.com/the-yamikah-under-the-cowboy-hat






Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Playlist The Revolution Starts Now WCOM May 9 2017

The Revolution Starts Now: The Topical Song Show, May 9, 2017 on WCOM-FM 103.5, community radio for Carrboro and Chapel Hill, NC (www.wcomfm.org). Hosted each Tuesday from 4:00 to 5:00 PM Eastern Time by Art Menius (PO Box 1161; Carrboro, NC 27510). http://artmenius.com and http://lazyfarmboy.blogspot.com. Underwritten by radicallocalism.com and Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe.

Thanks to our guests Wyatt Easterling performing live in the studio and Jeff Haynes of Pete Seeger the Storm King on the phone

Steve Earle / The Revolution Starts Now / The Revolution Starts Now / E-Squared-Artemis / 1:09
Rev. Sekou / Burnin’ and Lootin’ / In Times Like These / Zent Records / 5:24
Tom Chapin / Julia Ward Howe (A Mother’s Day for Peace) / Threads / Sundance Music / 3:59
Wyatt Easterling / Don’t Cry for Me (Live in our studio)
Wyatt Easterling / Stumbling Toward the Light (Live in our studio)
Wyatt Easterling / An American Dream (Live in our studio)
Rachel Baiman / Shame / Shame / Free Dirt Records / 3:35
Skinner & T’witch / The Election / [single] / S&T Music / 3:49
Fred Gillen, Jr. / Prayer for America / What She Said / dys / 3:12
Phil Henry Acoustic Trio / There Be Monsters Here / PHAT Live / self / 4:51

The Carter Family / The Cyclone of Rye Cove / Virginia Traditions: Native Virginia Ballads / Global Village / 1:59

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Playlist The Revolution Starts Now WCOM May 2 2017

The Revolution Starts Now: The Topical Song Show, May 2, 2017 on WCOM-FM 103.5, community radio for Carrboro and Chapel Hill, NC (www.wcomfm.org). Hosted each Tuesday from 4:00 to 5:00 PM Eastern Time by Art Menius (PO Box 1161; Carrboro, NC 27510). http://artmenius.com and http://lazyfarmboy.blogspot.com. Underwritten by radicallocalism.com and Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe.

Steve Earle / The Revolution Starts Now / The Revolution Starts Now / E-Squared-Artemis / 1:09
Gang of Four / The History of the World / Songs of the Free / Warner Brothers / 4:40
Ani DiFranco / Play God (Red Rocks Live 9.14.16) / Play God EP / Righteous Babe / 5:08
Joan Baez / Nasty Man / [single] /self / 3:30
Elaine Romanelli / Ferris Wheel / [single] / self / 3:26
Rhiannon Giddens / Freedom Highway / Freedom Highway / Nonesuch / 4:49
Rev. Sekou / In Times Like These / In Times Like These / Zent Records / 3:34
Andrew Combs / Dirty Rain / Canyons of my Mind Single Pack + PledgeMusic Acoustic Sessions / self / 3:12
Tim Grimm / Gonna Be Great / Stranger in Time / self / 5:23
Roger Salloom with Underhill Rose / Deportee / Playboys and Playgirls / Florence Records / 4:16
Ian Foster / The Stinging Nettle / Sleeper Years / Ifrecords / 4:14
Kitty Donohoe / Working for Mrs. O’Leary / The Irishman’s Daughter / Roheen Records / 2:31
Harpeth Rising / Prison Trilogy / Against All Tides / self / 4:45
The Malvinas / I Ought to Know / God Bless the Grass / Soona Songs / 3:59

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Playlist The Revolution Starts Now on WCOM April 18 2017

The Revolution Starts Now: The Topical Song Show, April 18, 2017 on WCOM-FM 103.5, community radio for Carrboro and Chapel Hill, NC (www.wcomfm.org). Hosted each Tuesday from 4:00 to 5:00 PM Eastern Time by Art Menius (PO Box 1161; Carrboro, NC 27510). http://artmenius.com and http://lazyfarmboy.blogspot.com. Underwritten by radicallocalism.com and Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe.

Thanks to my interview guests this week: Paul McKenna and Finn Magill

Steve Earle / The Revolution Starts Now / The Revolution Starts Now / E-Squared-Artemis / 1:09
Tim Grimm / Gonna Be Great / Stranger in Time / self / 5:23
Rhiannon Giddens / Freedom Highway / Freedom Highway / Nonesuch / 4:49

Zoe Mulford / Zillionaire / Small Brown Bird / Azalea City / 3:13
Joan Baez / Nasty Man / [single] /self / 3:29
Joan Baez / MLK / Complete Gold Castle Masters / Razor & Tie / 2:54
Elaine Romanelli / Ferris Wheel / [single] / self / 3:26

Cosy Sheridan / My Fence and My Neighbor / [single] / self / 3:34
Scott Cook / Walk That Lonesome Valley / Further Down the Line / Self / 5:17
Rev. Sekou / Resist / In Times Like These / Zent Records / 4:05
Paul McKenna Band / Terror Time / Stem the Tide / Greentrax Recordings Limited / 3:57
Calan / Apparition / Solomon / Sain / 2:59

Ten Strings and a Goat Skin / Coal Not Dole / Aupres du Poele / Self / 3:12

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Playlist The Revolution Starts Now on WCOM April 11 2017

The Revolution Starts Now: The Topical Song Show, April 11, 2017 on WCOM-FM 103.5, community radio for Carrboro and Chapel Hill, NC (www.wcomfm.org). Hosted each Tuesday from 4:00 to 5:00 PM Eastern Time by Art Menius (PO Box 1161; Carrboro, NC 27510). http://artmenius.com and http://lazyfarmboy.blogspot.com. Underwritten by radicallocalism.com and Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe.

Steve Earle / The Revolution Starts Now / The Revolution Starts Now / E-Squared-Artemis / 1:09
Rhiannon Giddens / Freedom Highway / Freedom Highway / Nonesuch / 4:49
Rev. Sekou / Resist / In Times Like These / Zent Records / 4:05
Tim Grimm / Gonna Be Great / Stranger in Time / self / 5:23
Robert Hecht / The Ends and the Means / [single] / self / 4:09
Joan Baez / Nasty Man / [video single] /self / 3:29
Cosy Sheridan / My Fence and My Neighbor / [single] / self / 3:34
Shannon McNally / Banshee Moan / Black Irish / Compass / 4:01
Valerie June / Long Lonely Road / The Order of Time / Concord / 3:57
Skinner and T'witch / The Armada Shipwreck / The Fool's Journey / S&T Music / 3:39
Eileen Kozloff / No More War Anymore / Just Words / AMP / 5:37



Ledinsky / Donald Trump Makes Me Want to Smoke Crack / High Society / Self / 2:35
Moby and the Heartland Choir / Trump is on Your Side / [single] / self / 3:11

Lost Bayou Ramblers / Bastille / Mammoth Waltz / Bayou Perdu Records / 3:48

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Playlist The Revolution Starts Now on WCOM April 4 2017

The Revolution Starts Now: The Topical Song Show, April 4, 2017 on WCOM-FM 103.5, community radio for Carrboro and Chapel Hill, NC (www.wcomfm.org). Hosted each Tuesday from 4:00 to 5:00 PM Eastern Time by Art Menius (PO Box 1161; Carrboro, NC 27510). http://artmenius.com and http://lazyfarmboy.blogspot.com. Underwritten by radicallocalism.com and Vimala's Curryblossom Cafe.

Steve Earle / The Revolution Starts Now / The Revolution Starts Now / E-Squared-Artemis / 1:09
Tim Grimm / Gonna Be Great / Stranger in Time / self / 5:23
UW 0:30
Scott Cook / Walk That Lonesome Valley / Further Down the Line / Self / 5:17
Joan Baez / Ain’t Gonna Let Nobody Turn Me Around / Razor & Tie / Complete Gold Castle Masters / 1:22
Zoe Mulford / The President Sang Amazing Grace / Small Brown Bird / Azalea City / 3:20
Noel Paul Stookey / Impeachable / [single] / self / 1:44
Jon Lindsay / NCGOP / We are not for Sale: Songs of Protest from the NC Music Love Army / Love Army Records / 2:17
Steel Wheels / To the Wild / Wild As We Came Here / Big Ring Records / 4:12
All-She-Wrote / When the Ice Caps Melt / Passing It On / Self / 3:19
Amelia K. Spicer / Fill Me Up / Wow and Flutter / Free Range Records / 4:29
Joanne Rand / Little People’s War / Roses in the Snow and Drought / self / 6:50
Pat Wictor / Knock on the Door / This is Absolutely Real: Visions and Versions of Phil Ochs / RiskyDisc Records / 5:35
Mouths of Babes / Any Other Day / Brighter in the Dark / self / 3:59

Kobo Town / King Sugar / Where the Galleon Sank / Stonefree Music / 3:15