Saturday, December 28, 2013

Nu Blu on WCHL ArtSpot for Dec 28-29

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for December 28-29, Art Menius welcomes Daniel Routh of Nu Blu. Having released Ten, marking a decade as a nationally touring band, the Siler City based band comes to The ArtsCenter for an 8 PM concert on Friday, January 10. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 should air Saturday at 10:30 PM and on Sunday at 10:30 AM, 4:30 PM, and 7:30 PM. You can listen anytime at http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/ 

Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones:http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Saturday, December 21, 2013

Robin Williams on WCHL ArtSpot for Dec 21-22

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for December 21-22, Art Menius welcomes old friend Robin Williams of Robin & Linda Williams and Their Fine Group. Having just released the career collection Back 40, Robin & Linda will join band members Chris Brashear of Durham and Jim Watson of Chapel Hill at The ArtsCenter for an 8 PM concert on Friday, January 3. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs on Saturday at 10:30 AM and on Sunday at 7:30 PM. You can listen anytime at http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/ 
 
Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones:http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Saturday, December 14, 2013

From the Roots Playlist December 14, 2013 on WMMT-FM 88.7



From the Roots December 14, 2013 on WMMT-FM 88.7, real people’s radio from the Appalshop (Whitesburg, KY  www.wmmtfm.org). Hosted – remotely – usually on the first Saturday of each month by the Lazy Farm Boy (aka Art Menius; PO Box 1161; Carrboro, NC 27510), 11 AM until 2 PM eastern. http://artmenius.com and lazyfarmboy.blogspot.com.

No CDs were used in the production of this program because a power surge fried my deck.

John Hartford / Turn Your Radio On / Aeroplane / Warner Brothers / 1:22
Robin & Linda Williams / The Old Familiar House on Christmas Day / Back 40 / Red House / 3:20
The Blind Boys Of Alabama / God Put A Rainbow In The Cloud / I'll Find A Way / Sony Masterworks / 2:37
FiddleX / Mister Grinch / Live at The ArtsCenter / MercoSound / 4:30
Dave Van Ronk / Gaslight Rag / Live at Caffe Lena / Tompkins Square / 3:08
Guy Davis featuring Fabrizio Poggi and Blind Boys of Alabama / See That My Grave is Kept Clean / Juba Dance / M.C. Records / 5:12
Guy Davis with Lea Gillmore / Some Cold Rainy Day / Juba Dance / M.C. Records / 3:18
Guy Davis / Statesboro Blues / Juba Dance / M.C. Records / 3:56
Carolina Chocolate Drops / Day of Liberty / Divided & United: The Songs of The Civil War / ATO / 4:31
Woody Guthrie / Old Joe Clark / American Radical Patriot / Rounder / 1:57
Woody Guthrie / Pretty Boy Floyd / American Radical Patriot / Rounder / 4:32
Rambling Jack Elliot / Pretty Boy Floyd / Live at Caffe Lena / Tompkins Square / 5:06
Woody Guthrie / Do Re Mi / American Radical Patriot / Rounder / 3:01
Tennessee Mafia String Band / Secesh / Divided & United: The Songs of The Civil War / ATO / 3:26
Chris Thile & Michael Daves / Richmond Is A Hard Road to Travel / Divided & United: The Songs of The Civil War / ATO / 4:25
Chris Hillman / Hard Times / Divided & United: The Songs of The Civil War / ATO / 3:50
Robin & Linda Williams / Saved / Live at Caffe Lena / Tompkins Square / 3:56
Robin & Linda Williams / On and On / Back 40 / Red House / 2:31
Mike Seeger / Oh Death / Live at Caffe Lena / Tompkins Square / 3:25
Jean Ritchie / West Virginia Mine Disaster / Live at Caffe Lena / Tompkins Square / 3:10
Downhill Strugglers with John Cohen / Roving Gambler / Inside Llewyn Davis Soundtrack / / 3:04
Dave Van Ronk / Dink’s Song / Down in Washington Square / Smithsonian Folkways / 3:46
Dave Van Ronk / In The Pines / Down in Washington Square / Smithsonian Folkways / 3:09
Joel Mabus / Pepper’s Ghost / Pepper’s Ghost & Other Banjo Variations / Fossil / 2:33
The Stray Birds / When I Stop Dreaming / Echo Sessions / The Stray Birds / 2:38
Hannah Shira Naiman / Kentucky / Tether My Heart / Merriweather Records / 4:00
Martha Redbone Roots Project / The Garden of Love / The Garden of Love: Songs of William Blake / Blackfeet Productions / 4:13
The Early Mays / Merry, Merry Christmas / Out Under The Sky / The Early Mays / 3:52
The Early Mays / I’m Going Home It’s Christmas Time / Out Under The Sky / The Early Mays / 3:28
Elizabeth Mitchell and Friends / Christmas Day in the Morning / The Sounding Joy / Smithsonian Folkways / 2:19
Elizabeth Mitchell and Friends / Bright Morning Stars Are Rising / The Sounding Joy / Smithsonian Folkways / 3:14
Benton Flippen / Breaking Up Christmas / Old Time New Times / Rounder/ 2:33
The Haints Old Time Stringband / Old Christmas Morning / Shout Monah / The Haints Old Time Stringband / 2:30
Carolina Buddies / Murder of the Lawson Family / [78 rpm single] / Columbia / 3:26
Cotton Top Mountain Sanctified Singers / Early on One Christmas Morn / [78 rpm single] / Brunswick / 3:26
John Masters / Snowbird in the Ashbank / Traditional Fiddle Music of Kentucky, Vol. 2: Along the Kentucky River / Rounder / 0:49
Dirk Powell / Christmas Time's A Comin' / A Fret Free Christmas / Hearth Music / 2:03
Fiddlin John Carson / Christmas Time Will Soon Be Over / Backroads to Cold Mountain / Smithsonian Folkways / 2:54

Friday, December 13, 2013

From the Roots with Lazy Farm Boy on WMMT-FM Saturday December 14

The Lazy Farm Boy returns to "From the Roots" on WMMT-FM 88.7 www.wmmtfm.org on Saturday, December 14, from 11 AM until 2 PM Eastern Time.
 
We shall enjoy a special focus on Dave Van Ronk as the inspiration of the new Coen Brothers Film "Inside Lewlyn Davis" and the subject of a new 3 CD set. We'll also hear from roots holiday music and new releases from Robin and Linda Williams, Stray Birds, Guy Davis, and Woody Guthrie.

Chapel Hill legends FiddleX on WCHL ArtSpot for Dec 14 - 15

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for December 14-15, Art Menius welcomes fiddler Clay Buckner and guitarist Don Mercz of FiddleX. The long time area tradition of a FiddleX Holiday Show returns to The ArtsCenter in Carrboro on Wednesday, December 18, at 8 PM with Buckner, Mercz, Barney Pilgrim, Robbie Link, and Rob Ladd. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs on Saturday at 11:30 AM and 8:30 PM and on Sunday at 11:30 AM, 4:30 PM, and 7:30 PM. You can listen anytime at http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/ 
 
Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones:http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Saturday, December 7, 2013

A Civil War Christmas on WCHL ArtSpot for Dec 7 - 8

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for December 7-8, Art Menius welcomes ArtsCenterStage Director Jerri Lynn Schulke and cast members Mark Phialas, Mary Forester, & John Paul Middlesworth of ArtCenterStage’s production of Paula Vogel’s A Civil War Christmas. Vogel's self-described "American A Christmas Carol" debuts on December 13th through the 15th and returns the 19th through the 22nd at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs on Saturday at 11:30 AM and Sunday at 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM. You can listen anytime at http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/ 
 
Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones:http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Friday, November 29, 2013

Dar Williams on WCHL ArtSpot for Nov 30 - Dec 1

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for November 30-December 1, Art Menius welcomes the sensational singer-songwriter Dar Williams.  Williams will celebrate the 20th anniversary of releasing her memorable debut CD The Honesty Room and meeting Art in January. She will again perform at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro on Friday, December 6 at 8 PM with Angel Snow opening. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 probably airs this weekend at 7:30 PM EST on Saturday and 11:30 AM and 10:30 PM EST Sunday due to sports programming (Go Heels). You can listen anytime at http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/ 
 
Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones:http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Friday, November 22, 2013

Carrboro Film Festival on WCHL ArtSpot for Nov 23-24

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for November 23-24, Art Menius welcomes Nic Berry of Berry Media, co-founder with Jackie Helvy of The Carrboro Film Festival.  This year the event expands to 73 films, including feature length for the first time, two days (Nov 23-24) and, on Saturday, two locations with the ArtsCenter joining The Century Center in Carrboro. See the Chapelboro preview here. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 probably airs this weekend at 7:30 PM EST on Saturday and 11:30 AM and 10:30 PM EST Sunday due to sports programming (Go Heels). You can listen anytime at http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/ 
 
Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones:http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Friday, November 15, 2013

Charlie King & Karen Brandow on WCHL ArtSpot for Nov 16-17

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for November 16-17, Art Menius welcomes veteran vocalist and songwriter  Charlie King and his performing partner Karen Brandow. Touring in support of their double CD SO FAR SO GOOD:  40 Songs for 40 Years, they will perform at the ArtsCenter in Carrboro, Sunday November 17 at 7 PM (http://www.artscenterlive.org/events/charlie-king-and-karen-brandow/). The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 7:30 PM EST on Saturday and 11:30 AM and 10:30 PM EST Sunday due to sports programming (Go Heels).



Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones:http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Saturday, November 9, 2013

Amanda Anne Platt of the Honeycutters on WCHL ArtSpot for Nov 9-10

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for November 9-10, Art Menius welcomes outstanding vocalist and songwriter Amanda Anne Platt of the Honeycutters. The fast rising country roots band from Asheville, who made a big impact at MerleFest, will perform at the ArtsCenter, Friday November 15 at 8PM. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 7:30 PM EST on Saturday and 12:30 PM and 11:30 AM, 4:30 PM, 7:30 PM, and 10:30 PM EST Sunday due to sports programming (Go Heels).


Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones: http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Friday, November 1, 2013

Aaron Keim of The Quiet American on the WCHL ArtSpot for November 2-3

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for November 2-3, Art Menius welcomes vocalist and multi-instrumentalist of Oregon old-time duo, The Quiet American. They will appear with North Carolina's Adam Hurt and Beth Hartness at The ArtsCenter on Friday, November 8 at 8 PM. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 8:30 PM EDT on Saturday and 12:30 PM and 8:30 PM EST Sunday due to sports and special programming.


Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones: http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Friday, October 25, 2013

SONiA of disappear fear on WCHL ArtSpot for October 26-27


On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for October 26-27, Art Menius welcomes inspirational songwriter and singer SONiA of disappear fear. The veteran Baltimore activist artist brings disappear fear to The ArtsCenter on Wednesday, October 30 at 8 PM. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 8:30 PM EDT on Saturday and 10:30 PM Sunday due to sports and special programming.


Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones: http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Saturday, October 12, 2013

From the Roots with Lazy Farm Boy on WMMT-FM today October 12

This month's "From the Roots" with the Lazy Farm Boy on WMMT-FM 88.7 www.wmmtfm.org will air today, Saturday, October 12, from 11 AM until 2 PM Eastern Time.
 
We shall have an exceptional program today with 2.5 hours recorded live at the NC Statewide Folklife Festival at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro, NC on Sept 28, 2013 including the ceremony and concert for the new Elizabeth Cotten State Historical Marker and all of the evening concert by Chester McMillan and Backstep.

The Whipping Man on WCHL ArtSpot for October 12-13

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for October 12-13, Art Menius welcomes actors Alphonse Nicholson and Victor Rivera from the upcoming play at the ArtsCenter The Whipping Man, and ArtsCenter Stage Director Jeri Lynn Schulke, to talk about the production. of Matthew Lopez' masterwork at the ArtsCenter in Carrboro on October 18-20 and 24-27. "Haunting, striking, and powerful" — Charles Isherwood, The NY Times The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 11:30 AM, 4:30 PM, and 7:30 PM EDT on Saturday and Sunday.


Video of The Whipping Man: http://vimeo.com/76531247#at=0


Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones: http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Friday, October 4, 2013

Si Kahn & Looping Brothers on WCHL ArtSpot for October 5-6

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for October 5-6 Art Menius welcomes a live in-studio performance by Si Kahn & the Looping Brothers, who currently have the #1 Album and #1 Song on the Folk Charts. Si Kahn & the Looping Brothers will appear at the ArtsCenter in Carrboro on Wednesday, October 9th at 8 PM along with Michael Johnathan, host of Woodsongs Old-Time Radio Hour. Kahn has provided a powerful voice for working people for 40 years, while The Looping Brothers are continental Europe's most experienced bluegrass musicians. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 7:30 PM EDT Saturday and 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM EDT on Sunday.


Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones: http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Friday, September 27, 2013

Sarah McQuaid on WCHL ArtSpot for September 28-29

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for September 28-29 Art Menius welcomes extraordinary songwriter, guitarist, and traditional singer Sarah McQuaid to talk about her upcoming debut show at the ArtsCenter in Carrboro on Sunday, October 6th at 7 PM. Sarah is one of most engaging singers of new and traditional folk music on either side of the Atlantic today. Her exquisite guitar playing and timeless voice captivate even the most jaded listener whether on a Child ballad or a new composition. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 7:30 PM EDT Saturday and 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM EDT on Sunday.


Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones: http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Saturday, September 21, 2013

West End Poetry Festival Comes to WCHL ArtSpot for September 21-22

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for September 21-22 Art Menius welcomes local poets Gary Phillips and Susan Spalt to discuss the exciting West End Poetry Festival happening on Friday October 18 at Flyleaf Books in Chapel Hill and Saturday October 19 at The Century in Carrboro. http://www.westendpoetsweekend.com/‎  The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 7:30 PM on Saturday and 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM EDT Sunday.


Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
 
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones: http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Friday, September 13, 2013

The Perfect Day Comes to WCHL ArtSpot for September 14-15

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for September 14-15 Art Menius welcomes writer/director/composer Sue Barry and cast members Lyn Lamont, Paul Stiller, and John Murphy of "The Perfect Day" to discuss the show’s rich themes of empowerment and dismantling stereotypes and their upcoming shows on September 21st, 22nd, and 25th at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro. http://artscenterlive.org/event/performance/2485 The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM EDT on Saturday & Sunday.

Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
 
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones: http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Friday, September 6, 2013

Steve Forbert on WCHL ArtSpot for September 7-8

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for September 7-8 Art Menius welcomes legendary songwriter and singer Steve Forbert to talk about his upcoming show at the ArtsCenter in Carrboro on Sunday, September 15th at 7 PM. Forbert, a lyrical genius best known for his hit "Romeo's Tune," is celebrating the 35th anniversary of his acclaimed debut album, "Alive on Arrival." The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 7:30 PM EDT Saturday and 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM EDT on Sunday.


Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones: http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Friday, August 23, 2013

Verlon Thompson on August 24-25 WCHL ArtSpot

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for August 24 & 25 Art Menius welcomes acclaimed Oklahoma songwriter, guitarist, and singer Verlon Thompson. A long time Guy Clark sideman whose songs have been covered by Del McCoury, Dierks Bentley, and Kenny Rogers, Thompson will preview his upcoming concert at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro on Sunday, August 25th at 7PM. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM EDT Sat and Sun.

Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones: http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Friday, August 16, 2013

Howlin' Brothers on August 17-18 WCHL ArtSpot

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for August 17 & 18 Art Menius welcomes Ian Craft of The Howlin’ Brothers. Craft, fiddler and banjo player, talks about their recent album, Howl, and their upcoming concert at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro on Tuesday, August 20th at 8PM. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM EDT Sat and Sun.

Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones: http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Saturday, August 10, 2013

Playlist for From the Roots August 10, 2013 on WMMT-FM 88.7



From the Roots August 10, 2013 on WMMT-FM 88.7, real people’s radio from the Appalshop (Whitesburg, KY  www.wmmtfm.org). Hosted – remotely – on the second Saturday of each month by the Lazy Farm Boy (aka Art Menius; PO Box 1161; Carrboro, NC 27510), 11 AM until 2 PM eastern. http://artmenius.com and lazyfarmboy.blogspot.com.

John Hartford / Turn Your Radio On / Aeroplane / Warner Brothers / 1:22
Big Sandy & His Fly Rite Boys / If I Knew Now (What I Knew Then) / What a Dream it Has Been / Cow Island Records / 4:00
The Carper Family / Comes a Time / Old Fashioned Gal / www.carperfamily.com / 2:44
Doc Watson / House Carpenter / The Definitive Doc Watson / Sugar Hill / 3:54
Mike Seeger / Oh Death / Live at Caffe Lena: Music from America’s Legendary Coffeehouse / Tompkins Square / 3:25
Richie Stearns & Rosie Newton / Ruben’s Train / Tractor Beam / Richie Stearns & Rosie Newton / 6:08
Happy Hayseeds / Ladies Quadrille / Turn Me Loose : Outsiders of Old-Time Music / Tompkins Square / 2:51
Alice Gerrard / Lonely Night / Bittersweet / Spruce & Maple / 1:56
Alice Gerrard / Bittersweet / Bittersweet / Spruce & Maple / 3:03
Brian Vollmer / Ladies on the Steamboat / Old Time Music Party / Patuxent / 2:40
April Verch / Headin' Up The Pike - Jimmy Got a Lizard - Farewell to Tryon / Bright Like Gold / Slab Town Records / 3:52
Bruce Molsky / Bonaparte's Retreat-Piney Ridge / If It Ain’t Here When I Get Back / Tree Frog Music / 2:55
South Carolina Broadcasters / East Virginia Blues / Short Time to Stay Here / Flaming Heart Records / 4:00
The Revelers / Des Fois / The Revelers / The Revelers / 3:19
Ganey Arsement / Le Forgeron / Le Forgeron / Salty Bayou Music / 3:14
Blind Uncle Gaspard / Marksville Blues / Let Me Play This For You : Rare Cajun Recordings / Tompkins Square / 3:06
Percy Babineaux & Bixy Guidry / La Valse Du Bayou / Let Me Play This For You : Rare Cajun Recordings / Tompkins Square / 2:55
The Revelers / La Jolie Fleur DuBois / The Revelers / The Revelers / 3:18
Angelas LeJeune / Bayou Pom Pom One Step / Let Me Play This For You : Rare Cajun Recordings / Tompkins Square / 3:15
Ganey Arsement / Le two-step du forgeron / Le Forgeron / Salty Bayou Music / 3:14
Ganey Arsement / In The Pines / Le Forgeron / Salty Bayou Music / 2:27
Anais Mitchell / Wedding Song / Live at Caffe Lena: Music from America’s Legendary Coffeehouse / Tompkins Square / 3:25
David Amram / Little Mama / Live at Caffe Lena: Music from America’s Legendary Coffeehouse / Tompkins Square / 5:08
Ivan Rosenberg / Abject Woodchuck / Oldies and Old Time / www.ivanrosenberg.com / 1:45
Sam McGee / Knoxville Blues / Imaginational Anthem Vol. 6: Origins of American Primitive Guitar / Tompkins Square / 3:11
McLaughlin's Old Time Melody Makers / Dill Pickles Rag / Turn Me Loose: The Outsiders of Country Music / Tompkins Square / 3:14
Brian Vollmer / Arkansas Two-Step / Old Time Music Party / Patuxent / 2:04
Dave van Ronk / Gaslight Rag / Live at Caffe Lena: Music from America’s Legendary Coffeehouse / Tompkins Square / 3:08
The Slide Brothers / Motherless Children / Robert Randolph Presents: The Slide Brothers / Concord Records / 4:27
The Giddens Sisters / Cripple Creek / I Know I’ve Been Changed / Music Maker Relief Foundation / 1:38
Betse Ellis / Stamper / High Moon Order / Free Dirt Records / 2:19
Fletcher Bright and Bill Evans / Yellow Barber / Fine Times at Fletcher’s House / Native & Fine / 1:46
Emerald Rae / Firefly / If Only I Could Fly / www.emeraldrae.com / 3:11
Laura Cortese / Train on the Island / Into the Dark / thisislauracortese.com / 5:39
April Verch / Broken / Bright Like Gold / Slab Town Records / 4:38
Betse Ellis / Elk River Blues / High Moon Order / Free Dirt Records / 2:05
Fletcher Bright and Bill Evans / Scott No. 2 / Fine Times at Fletcher’s House / Native & Fine / 1:43
Black Twig Pickers / Jack of Diamonds / Rough Carpenters / self / 4:03
Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line / Carnival / Carnival / Blue Pig Music / 3:03
The Dustbowl Revival / John the Revelator / Carry Me Home / dustbowlrevival.com / 4:53
Red Tail Ring / Ohio Turnpike / The Heart’s Swift Foot / Earth Work / 4:28
Ivan Rosenberg / Willow Tree / Oldies and Old Time / www.ivanrosenberg.com / 3:04
Richie Stearns & Rosie Newton / Shirt Tail Boogie / Tractor Beam / Richie Stearns & Rosie Newton / 4:03
Sarah Alden/ Ida Red/ Fists of Violets / sarahakden.com / 4:11
Brian Vollmer / Fall on my Knees / Old Time Music Party / Patuxent / 3:44

From the Roots with Lazy Farm Boy on WMMT-FM today August 10

This month's "From the Roots" with the Lazy Farm Boy on WMMT-FM 88.7 www.wmmtfm.org will air today, Saturday, August 10, from 11 AM until 2 PM Eastern Time. I'll feature an interview with Alice Gerrard about her new album Bittersweet.

Three hours of new releases and reissues will include
Sugar Hill's The Definitive Doc Watson, Tompkins Square's Live at Caffe Lena: Music from America’s Legendary Coffeehouse, and new CDs from Brian Vollmer, Alice Gerrard, Betse EllisRichie Stearns & Rosie Newton, Fletcher Bright and Bill Evans, and more.