Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Playlist The Revolution Starts Now on WCOM August 22 2017


Steve Earle / The Revolution Starts Now / The Revolution Starts Now / E-Squared-Artemis / 1:09
The Honey Drippers / Impeach the President / [single] / Alaga Records 3:13
Wyatt Easterling / An American Dream / Divining Rod / Phoenix Rising Records / 3:53

Gwyneth Glyn / Dig Me a Hole / TRO / bendigedig / 3:41
Susan Cattanneo / Everybody's Crying Mercy / The Hammer & the Heart / self / 3:14
Scott Cook / Walk That Lonesome Valley / Further Down the Line / Self / 5:17
John Paul Wright / The L&N Don't Stop - Which Side / Songs for Modern Railroaders / self / 6:57
The Early Mays / Chase the Sun / Chase the Sun / Bird on a Wing / 4:29
Billy Strings / Dealing Despair / Turmoil & Tinfoil / self / 2:58
John Flynn / This Used to be a County – remix / [single] / self / 4:37

Alan Reid / Will You Go to Flanders / The Dear Green Place / Temple / 5:25
Roger Salloom / Don’t Let My Country Wash Away / Playboys and Playgirls / Florence Records / 3:54

Zoe Mulford / Zillionaire / Small Brown Bird / Azalea City / 3:11

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Playlist The Revolution Starts Now on WCOM August 15 2017


Special thanks to this week’s interview guests Janie Barnett and Ron Israel

Steve Earle / The Revolution Starts Now / The Revolution Starts Now / E-Squared-Artemis / 1:09
Tom Robinson Band / Up Against the Wall / Power in the Darkness / EMI Harvest / 3:34
Mississippi John Hurt / Louis Collins / Avalon Blues 1963 / Rounder / 2:17
Shawna Caspi / Numbers Game / Forest Fire / Self / 3:27
Janie Barnett & Blue Room / Better Times are Coming / You See This River / Minor Regrets Records / 3:14
Janie Barnett & Blue Room / Buy That Thing / You See This River / Minor Regrets Records / 3:07
Janie Barnett & Blue Room / Face the Voodoo / You See This River / Minor Regrets Records / 3:17
Ron Israel / Homeless in America / Homeless in America / self / 3:42
Ron Israel / Resist / Homeless in America / self / 3:38
Rev. Sekou / Resist / In Times Like These / Zent Records / 4:05

Magpie / Vientos Del Pueblo / When We Stand Together / Long Tail Records / 2:38

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Playlist The Revolution Starts Now on WCOM August 8 2017


Special thanks to this week’s interview guest, Pauline Pisano.

Steve Earle / The Revolution Starts Now / The Revolution Starts Now / E-Squared-Artemis / 1:09
Rev. Sekou / In Times Like These / In Times Like These / Zent Records / 3:34
Roger Salloom / Don’t Let My Country Wash Away / Playboys and Playgirls / Florence Records / 3:54
Neil Young / Hawks & Doves / Hawks & Doves / Reprise / 3:27
Neil Young / Impeach the President / Living with War / Reprise / 5:07
Peter Gabriel / Games without Frontiers / Peter Gabriel / Charisma / 4:03
Pauline Pisano / Inside the Wheel / Inside the Wheel / self / 4:27
Pauline Pisano / The Well / Inside the Wheel / self / 5:05
Pauline Pisano / Calling All Angels / Inside the Wheel / self / 5:45

Friction Farm / The Price of War / So Many Stars / self / 3:26

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Playlist The Revolution Starts Now on WCOM August 1 2017


Steve Earle / The Revolution Starts Now / The Revolution Starts Now / E-Squared-Artemis / 1:09
Shelly Waters / Jackpot / Shelly Waters / self / 3:54
Tim Grimm / Gonna Be Great / Stranger in Time / self / 5:23
Roger Salloom / Don’t Let My Country Wash Away / Playboys and Playgirls / Florence Records / 3:54
Rev. Sekou / Resist / In Times Like These / Zent Records / 4:05
Ron Israel /Alt Facts / Homeless in America / self / 1:49
Chris Ronald / Mosquito / Fragments / Borealis / 3:19
Dan Whitener / The Ballad of Jim Bowie / Crossover / self / 5:51
Matthew Byrne / Farewell to Tarwathie / Horizon Lines / self / 4:40

Magpie – Greg Artzner and Terry Leonino / Canton 1918 / When We Stand Together: Songs of Joe hill, the IWW, and Fellow Workers / Long Tail Records / 5:42
The Jeremiahs / Plough and Stars / The Femme Fatale of Maine / self / 3:51

Ron Israel / Talking World War III Blues (Revisited) / Homeless in America / self / 3:32
Friction Farm / The Price of War / So Many Stars / self / 3:26
Marilyn Duncan / Talk of War / Little Blue Car / Soona Songs / 2:52

George Thorogood / Soft Spot / Party of One / Rounder / 1:45

Tuesday, July 25, 2017


Steve Earle / The Revolution Starts Now / The Revolution Starts Now / E-Squared-Artemis / 1:09

Kat Goldman / Don't Know Where I'm Bound / The Workingman's Blues / Self / 5:24
Michele D'Amour and the Love Dealers / All I Do Is Work / Lost Nights At The Leopard Lounge / Warrior Poet Productions / 4:42
Slaid Cleaves /Little Guys / Ghost on the Car Radio / Candy House Media / 3:01
Loretta Hagen / This World of Ours / Lucky Stars / Bearfort / 3:30
Jesse Terry / Woken the Wildflowers / Stargazer / self / 3:45
Andrew Combs / Dirty Rain / Canyons of my Mind Single Pack + PledgeMusic Acoustic Sessions / self / 3:12
The Blind Boys of Alabama / People Get Ready (Live on Morning Becomes Eclectic, KCRW) / Higher Ground / Real World / 3:34
Southern Avenue / Peace Will Come / Southern Avenue / Stax / 4:10
Roger Salloom / Don’t Let My Country Wash Away / Playboys and Playgirls / Florence Records / 3:54
Danny O’Keefe / So Long Harry Truman / Home / Road Cannon Music / 4:39
Rick Drost / Don’t Remember Train / Turning the World / self / 3:37
Friction Farm / The Price of War / So Many Stars / self / 3:26
Ron Israel / Everyone Knows the President Lies / Homeless in America / self / 1:26

Magpie – Greg Artzner and Terry Leonino / Which Side Are You On? / When We Stand Together: Songs of Joe hill, the IWW, and Fellow Workers / Long Tail Records / 3:49

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Playlist The Revolution Starts Now on WCOM July 11 2017


The Decemberists / July July! / Castaways and Cutouts / Hush Records / 2:53
Will Rhodin / Doctor of Peace / [single] / self / 3:40
Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio / Dark as a Dungeon / Singin’ / Vessel Recordings / 3:43
Ani DiFranco / Play God / Play God EP / Righteous Babe / 4:53
Mayito Rivera / Harley Davidson de Cuba / Best of Cuba / ARC Music / 5:33
James Lee Stanley / Open Your Eyes / Had Enough Yet? / Beachwood / 3:24
Tim Grimm / Gonna Be Great / Stranger in Time / self / 5:23
Alastair Moock / Make it Great / Alastair Moock / Moock Music / 4:18
Emma’s Revolution / I Need a Progressive Woman (Revolutionary Mind) / Revolution Now / Moving Forward Music / 4:00
Ron Israel / Resist / Homeless in America / self / 3:38 https://youtu.be/PKx1SUOpzq0
Ron Israel / Everyone Knows the President Lies / Homeless in America / self / 1:26
Beth DeSombre / Bowling Green Massacre / Resistance / self / 1:59
Friction Farm / We Can / So Many Stars / self / 3:57
Bev Grant / National Anthem: Arise! Arise! / It’s Personal / self / 5:13



Saturday, July 1, 2017

New Show on WHUP-FM Hillsborough NC Classic Eno Festival Live

In conjunction with the first day of the Festival for the Eno, my new show on WHUP-LPFM 104.7 www.whupfm.org launched on July 1. Classic Eno Festival Live, a weekly presentation of historic music recorded live at the famed July 4th festival in Durham, NC, airs each Saturday from 11AM until Noon eastern. By special arrangement with the Eno River Association and permission of the artists or their assignees, WHUP can offer these live recordings archived at the Southern Folklife Collection at UNC. Each episode streams on www.whupfm.org for two weeks after broadcast at https://whupfm.org/show/classic-eno-festival-live/.

Classic Eno Festival Live is in addition to my long standing The Revolution Starts Now on Tuesdays at 4PM Eastern on WCOM-LPFM 103.5 www.wcomfm.org 

Episodes this month:

July 1: Red Clay Ramblers 1990
July 8: Durham Rangers 1985
July 15: Big Boy Henry and Lightning Wells 1988
July 22: Seldom Scene 1988
July 29: Seldom Scene and the Shady Grove Band 1988