Best folkmusic podcasts we could find (Updated January 2018)
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Ceol FM - Irish Traditional and Folk Music
 
24/7 Internet Radio
 
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Calgary Folk Music Festival Podcast
 
The Calgary Folk Music Festival (CFMF) podcast series is a half hour, bi-weekly broadcast dedicated to telling the story of folk festival artists, staff, volunteers, society members and staff. The podcast series brings together the music and stories of musicians the festival has featured in its last 30 years with an emphasis on shared experiences and collaborations. Podcasts will also focus on artists who are performing in our concert series and upcoming festival as well as highlighting musi ...
 
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RBTH on Folk Music
Monthly
 
An audio-podcast devoted to the Russian folk music
 
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Bucktown Folk Music Podcast
Monthly
 
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FolkCast
Monthly
 
The acclaimed folk music podcast from the United Kingdom, bringing you the best in folk, folk-rock, singer-songwriter and roots-based music. FolkCast - OUR finger in YOUR ear! See our website: www.folkcast.co.uk
 
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American Songster Radio
Monthly
 
Dom Flemons presents new ways of listening to old music.
 
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CiTR -- Folk Oasis
Weekly
 
Kumbaya-free folk music!(*currently on hiatus)
 
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Hearts of the Dulcimer
Monthly
 
The Hearts of the Dulcimer Podcast explores the mountain dulcimer's past, present, and future. If you’re interested in mountain dulcimers, this is the podcast for you.
 
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Folk and Acoustic Music - TransAtlantic Acoustic Show from Indieheart.com
 
Traditional folk music forms, acoustic blues, acoustic alt country, and contemporary folk by Independent musicians from Indieheart.com with an occasional acoustic tune in other genres. Hosted by Sam Salter (UK) and jill no jack (US) from the IndieHeart.com Independent Music Showcase.
 
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Arkivet
Monthly
 
A podcast exploring the world of psychedelic and esoteric music
 
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Newcastle Roots Music Radio
Monthly
 
Newcastle Roots Music Radio A monthly musical guide to World , Roots , Americana , and Folk music. Newcastle Roots Music Radio also has a North East England roots music gig guide each month but is suitable for World, Roots and Folk music lovers the world over.
 
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Music FridayLive!
Monthly+
 
Where we interview emerging bands, listen to music and get ready for the weekend.
 
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Renaissance Festival Podcast
Monthly+
 
Twice monthly music and entertainment from Renaissance festivals with Celtic music, Irish folk music, Scottish bagpipes, English folk, Gypsy music, Pirate, Sea Shanty, Renaissance music, and comedy from groups performing this week at a faire near you.
 
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Central Presbyterian Church - Sermons
 
Central Presbyterian Church of New York City. Weekly and special sermon series.
 
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Under The Mason's Apron Folk Show
 
A monthly-ish podcast featuring folk music old and new for aficionados and the uninitiated alike. From the famous to the obscure, signed or unsigned, live or dead, good or ...erm... whatever.Join Tinker Mal and Planxty Gramster for an hour of heart-warming songs and tunes and infantile wit. If we like it, we'll play it. Don't say we didn't warn you.
 
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Get Yourself On Tour
Monthly
 
Get Yourself On Tour with Renee Arozqueta is a podcast for independent musicians at all levels of career development. Get Yourself On Tour brings you stories and strategies from the road. From demystifying booking and promotion, to the best tales of touring, and intimate interviews with our favorite musicians we've met along the way, we hope to give you some inspiration, some motivation and some validation for your own music career path and perhaps ultimately, Get Yourself On Tour.
 
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Invisible Folk Club Podcasts
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Podcasts by artists and writers associated with the Invisible Folk Club.
 
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Round Mountain Ideaphone
Daily+
 
Round Mountain has been playing with tape recorders -- singing, talking, and whistling into them, and generally treating them like people -- since we were kids. This is a continuation of that tradition: thoughts, sounds, jams, and audio artifacts from the inside of our lives.
 
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Central Presbyterian Church - Lectures
 
Central Presbyterian Church of New York City. Special lectures and talks.
 
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The Aching Hearts Show
Daily+
 
Music, mortality and the pursuit of happiness. The Aching Hearts is a collaboration between two of St Louis, Missouri's leading figures in folk and roots music. Kelly Wells and Ryan Spearman process the dark and sunny sides of life by relating it all to their record collections and their set lists.
 
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American Songster Radio
Monthly
 
Dom Flemons presents new ways of listening to old music.
 
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Mostly Folk
Weekly+
 
Mostly Folk is a podcast from the Catskill Mountains New York, playing newly released albums, classic folk, indie folk and bluegrass music as well as some traditional music that may or may not be true to the genre. That's why it's called Mostly Folk. Mostly Folk has interviewed and will continue to interview both upcoming and established singers and songwriters from around the world and offers special programs featuring local writers and actors. You may even hear a radio "magic trick" every ...
 
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Folk with Mark Radcliffe
Daily+
 
BBC Radio 2 presents the best in folk music including live sessions and interviews with the finest performers of acoustic music. This podcast is only available in the UK.
 
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Western Troubadour
Daily+
 
Western Troubadour puts you in the passenger seat for a road trip across the United States and Canada with a touring artist and his family. Meet western folk singer and songwriter R. L. Hayden in the debut episode of Western Troubadour. Join Hayden on the road (along with his wife and their three year old son) as they travel full time in an RV, taking the music to the people. For more information visit RLHayden.com
 
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Live At the Grafton
Rare
 
Live from the Grafton showcases musicians who are part of the Chicago folk community, interviewed by Dan Kugler. Often, guests are associated with the Old Town School of Folk Music. The show is an almost-monthly part of Folk Tuesdays at the Grafton, and edited shows are broadcast on WLUW 88.7 FM. All shows have been engineered by Gunnar Jebson.
 
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RFS: Chaos Sedated
Rare
 
Chaos Sedated is a weekly professionally mixed show featuring the latest and best in Dark Ambient, Industrial, and Martial Folk music. Hosted by radiofreesatan.com
 
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Mostly Folk
Weekly+
 
Mostly Folk is a podcast from the Catskill Mountains New York, playing newly released albums, classic folk, indie folk and bluegrass music as well as some traditional music that may or may not be true to the genre. That's why it's called Mostly Folk. Mostly Folk has interviewed and will continue to interview both upcoming and established singers and songwriters from around the world and offers special programs featuring local writers and actors. You may even hear a radio "magic trick" every ...
 
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Hands Up for Trad TV
Monthly+
 
Hands Up for Trad's bi-monthly video blog featuring the latest Scottish trad and folk music videos.
 
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Folk & Beyond
Monthly
 
A journey into contemporary folk music from all over the planet.
 
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The Folk Show
Rare
 
Great folk music, from the classics of days gone by to new artists reinvigorating the genre. Join host Kate McNally for great music, in-studio performances, interviews and your requests.
 
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Central Presbyterian Church - Music
 
Central Presbyterian Church of New York City. Hymns, choir, and worship music.
 
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Michael Emmanuel
Weekly
 
Michael Emmanuel, Songs of Eternal Love. Michael uses his own poetry and some of the great poetry of all time to write simple yet hauntingly beautiful music.
 
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Mostly Folk
Weekly+
 
New and classic music from singer/songwriters around the USA , Canada and the rest of the world.
 
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Music Makers and Soul Shakers Podcast with Steve Dawson
 
A longform interview and sometimes performance with various guests involved in the making of great music that is organic and innovative. Artists, producers, musicians, and even some industry people will be profiled in this podcast that focuses on Americana, blues, songwriters, soul and folk music. Enjoy!
 
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The Folk Song Hour
Weekly
 
This program is dedicated to the education and exploration of early 1900s folk musics, primarily from North America. For one hour every week we listen to the best in folklorique musics, including blues, ballads, and bluegrass, that all fall under the big umbrella of "folk" music.
 
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Seán Ó Sirideán's Irish Tradional & Folk Podcast
 
Best of old and new Irish traditional & folk music.
 
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Nebraska Outback
Weekly
 
A tourism professional sharing everything wonderful about Nebraska, our fabulous House Concert performers and exciting travel experiences.
 
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Down Home Radio Show
Daily+
 
Down Home Radio is a hardcore, unreconstructed, paleo-acoustic folk music program.
 
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Riders Radio Theater
Weekly
 
Riders Radio Theater was a half hour, weekly, cult favorite/public radio show performed live by the two-time Grammy Award-winning western and comedy band Riders In The Sky in Nashville and Cincinnati from 1988-1995. Called at the time "the fastest half hour in radio," each show featured western music, wacky commercials, the National Polka Countdown, characters and comedy bits of all sizes and descriptions, and a cliffhanging serial adventure... all liberally sprinkled with country and folk m ...
 
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Free Songs, Acoustic and Modern
 
Prior to Hegelian Dialectic and the Comet/Love EP Three acoustic guitar music albums have been released by the artist. This acoustic guitar music has been available as free folk music. The three albums all feature good acousticsongs and can be broadly classified as guitar folk. For more free acoustic guitar songs subscribe to this podcast
 
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The Spirit of Folk Festival
Rare
 
the spirit of folk music festival.
 
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Brobdingnagian Bards Podcast
 
A podcast from that loveable bardic duo playing folk music and novelty music with humor. No kidding!
 
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Roger McGuinn's Folk Den
Monthly
 
Roger McGuinn carries on the tradition of folk music http://folkden.com
 
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CiTR -- Give 'em the Boot
Monthly+
 
Sample the various flavours of Italian folk music from north to south, traditional to modern on this bilingual show. Un programma bilingue che esplora il mondo della musica etnica italiana.
 
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Full Circle
Weekly
 
Full Circle presents reggae music and its international influence on modern music. The show includes interviews, live sessions, background information on artists, and even poetry sessions. The show focuses on reggae music but will sometimes branch out to ska, rock steady, mento, and other forms of Jamaican folk music. Catch Full Circle, hosted by Donald Hall & Kya Kindu every Wednesday morning from 4:00-6:00am.
 
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Radio Big Pink
Rare
 
Folk and Old time from America.With this Radio, i want to use the Folkways Anthology as a roadmap to explore american folk music.
 
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Renaissance Festival Podcast
Monthly
 
Twice monthly music and entertainment from Renaissance festivals with Celtic music, Irish folk music, Scottish bagpipes, English folk, Gypsy music, Renaissance music, and comedy from groups performing this week at a faire near you.
 
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Nordic Drones....?
Rare
 
The Nordic Drones Podcast is a project from The Liraman Experience with a little help from friends, especially the Tongång records company and the Swedish drone music forum piping.se. The podcasts will deal mainly with Swedish and Nordic folk music, leaning heavily on drone instruments like the bagpipes and that very special Swedish instrument, the nyckelharpa. The Nordic Drones podcasts are presented in English by Jan Winter. Please write and tell us what you think. You can listen to the po ...
 
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Never Mind The Bocs - Podcast
 
This pocast provides free occasional downloads from contemporary Welsh folk music band Never Mind The Bocs.
 
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Accordion Noir Radio audio files
 
Accordion Noir plays punk-rock classical-folk music from around the world, with jazz and an occasional token polka. Broadcast live on CFRO Co-Op Radio from the heart of the Downtown Eastside in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Earth. Please Donate to Co-op Radio. Mention Accordion Noir so they know which show you love.You can find an alternate download site for current shows at Vancouver Co-op Radio's Accordion Noir pageFor more about Bruce's Accordion History Book Project and various am ...
 
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THE CAREER MUSICIAN PODCAST BY NOMAD JOHN POWELL EPISODE - MAKING OF “FERDINAND” GUITAR OVERDUB SESSION GOLDEN GLOBE NOM ORCHESTRAL TRACKING SESSION ARTICLE JOHN POWELL IMDB FERDINAND SCORE ON YOUTUBE GUITAR TRIO FOR SESSION: ADAM DEL MONTE RAMON STAGNARO MICHAEL NOMAD RIPOLL TALKING POINTS: PROCESS IN THE IDIOM WITH AUTHENTICITY GUITAR TRIO SO ...…
 
L'equipage Mort is back for the final episode of 2017 with the original recipe of Matt, Ter, and Michelle gathered to discuss spiritual and economic productivity and the virtue of laziness, followed by a deep dive into the history of folk music, in particular the life and music of the tragic troubador Jackson C. Frank. The episode is rounded ou ...…
 
Full Circle presents reggae music and its international influence on modern music. The show includes interviews, live sessions, background information on artists, and even poetry sessions. The show focuses on reggae music but will sometimes branch out to ska, rock steady, mento, and other forms of Jamaican folk music. Catch Full Circle, hosted ...…
 
When I first heard Claire Dacey perform at an open mic about two months ago at Luthier’s in Easthampton, I was enthralled by the beauty and authenticity of her voice. In this conversation, Claire discusses the path that led her to create folk music as well as her background as a naturalist and ecologist. She also treats us to four of her breath ...…
 
Occasionally big issues, like sex abuse, are tackled through fiction - all the better when enhanced through an alternative detective approach. In St. Mary's Private Dancer, Blair Hull explores the underworld of sex work in a murder mystery, and in Quaker Witness the issues are sexual harassment, rape, & murder, written by E. Kirsten Peters unde ...…
 
Singer/guitarist Pete Nutkins trades songs and conversation with host Jon Bickley. As a custodian of the tradition Pete reflects on how folk music and its song writing styles have evolved through the periodic revivals. He also discusses the current state of protest songs and whether they are still as potent and relevant today as they were in th ...…
 
The festive holiday season continues this week in the Windy City Irish Radio studios as the Tim and Mike explore Irish Christmas traditions of years gone by. Tune in for story and songs from Barleyjuice frontman Kyf Brewer, Milwaukee's own The Gleasons, Robbie O'Connell, Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, Cherish the Ladies, Eileen Ivers, Gar ...…
 
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Banjo Hangout Newest 100 Unknown/None Chosen Songs
 
Hey folks! I have been learning Banjo for about a year now with the end goal of having an extension of myself with which to express myself fully in ways that words cannot. In other words, I want to speak fluently through my banjo. I am entirely self taught, but have had a deep passion for folk music around the world my entire life, and a specia ...…
 
The Christmas spirit is alive and well in the Windy City Irish Radio studios as the lads celebrate the feast day of Jolly Old St. Nick with music and song from The Gothard Sisters, We Banjo 3, Glen Hansard with Mark Geary, The High Kings, Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy, The Saw Doctors, Pauly Fagan, Damien Dempsey, Andy Cooney and His Band ...…
 
Episode 353 of Folk Roots Radio features an interview with the Winnipeg based singer-songwriter Raine Hamilton, recorded at the 2017 Folk Music Ontario conference. Raine also plays a couple of new songs live for us. Raine Hamilton will release her second album, “Night Sky”, in March 2018. As always, we also check out more of the latest new rele ...…
 
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Folk Roots Radio... with Jan Hall
 
Episode 352 of Folk Roots Radio features an interview with Erin Costelo recorded at the 2017 Folk Music Ontario conference. Erin released a wonderful album in 2016, “Down Below, The Status Quo”, a fabulous slice of genre-bending soulful pop that skips from R&B/Soul to bluesy jazz, that was deservedly one of our Favourite Albums of 2016. Erin ch ...…
 
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Acoustic Tuesday Show with Tony Polecastro
 
Acoustic Tuesday presented by http://tonysacousticchallenge.com This Acoustic Tuesday is an extremely special one that will not only save your guitar's life but also bring joy to your ears. So without any more delay lets dive into the geekiness that is Acoustic Guitar If you use a strap at all with your acoustic guitar this item is for you. Thr ...…
 
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Acoustic Tuesday Show with Tony Polecastro
 
Being a #guitargeek is no easy task. You have to keep up on all of the geeky acoustic guitar things that are happening in the world, but with Acoustic Tuesday you can now keep your finger on the pulse. - A Little Practice Positivity & Inspiration: Every so often I find myself a little bummed out that I can't play exactly like my guitar heroes. ...…
 
We're all about the Folk Music Ontario 2017 Developing Artist Programme on Episode 350 of Folk Roots Radio. Each year during the annual conference, a group of developing artists - youth performers, are paired with mentors from the Ontario folk community to work on a showcase performance and participate in professional development activities. Jo ...…
 
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Folk Roots Radio... with Jan Hall
 
Episode 349 of Folk Roots Radio features an interview and three live songs from fun bilingual Quebec roots trio Jabbour recorded at the Folk Music Ontario conference. We also check out more of the latest new releases including new music from Ashley Condon, Dennis Johnson, The Lifers and Harrow Fair. Check out the full playlist on our website at ...…
 
This episode comes to you from the 2017 Albuquerque New Mexico Brewfest with special guests The Silver String Band! The Silver String Band features Emily Anslover, Paul Hunton, Jacob Chavez, Kyle Malone, and Lars Olsen. Silver String Band in a bluegrass/americana band from the Land of Enchantment has made their name bringing folk music to to th ...…
 
Lucie Skeaping introduces music from the court of Catherine the Great in Russia. We hear how the Queen, despite having personally little interest in music, but aware of its cultural importance, brought Italian composers to St. Petersburg as she wanted to position Russia as a cultural powerhouse to compete with their European neighbours in the w ...…
 
Country and Folk Music
 
Holger Petersen is a Canadian broadcaster whose weekly Saturday Night Blues on CBC Radio has been a fixture for 25 years and is also broadcast on Sirius XM. His CKUA network show, Natch'l Blues, has been aired every week for more than forty years. Petersen also runs Stony Plain Records and was a founder of the Edmonton Folk Music Festival. He i ...…
 
Another selection of folk music!
 
Listen to a selection of folk songs selected by Tom.
 
Due to Friday's technical issues, this is the recording of my Facebook Live Broadcast of Gumbo Friday's with Brother Omar Brown. We discuss th eBlues People, Blues in the Bible, the current conditions of African American's and and how misconceptions of the Bible not only lead people astray, but distances African Americans from the fact that we ...…
 
“Tha Payroll (Stay Strong) | Michael Franti & Spearhead : Chocolate Supa Highway Bring Them Home (If You Love Your Uncle Sam) | Pete Seeger : Seeds: The Songs of Pete Seeger, Vol. 3 I’ll Pull Out | Roy Zimmerman : Thanks for the Support Leave Iraq Alone | Yellow Man : New York Christmas In Fallujah (Music and Lyrics By Billy Joel) | Cass Dillon ...…
 
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Bucktown Folk Music Podcast
 
The Ghost Of Mary Greene by Bucktown Folk Music Podcast
 
Basking in the afterglow the October 7th release of their debut album, "Winnie", singers and songwriters, Jennifer Elizabeth Ashley and Joel Simpson, more commonly known as Ashley & Simpson, make their inaugural appearance in the Windy City Irish Radio studios to perform original songs from their new album as well as covers from Johnny Cash and ...…
 
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Sidetrack Liner Notes
 
John Cohen This man has done it all, photographer, musician, film maker, teacher, historian. He started in the late 50s on the Lower East Side with the abstract expressionist and beatniks. By the 60s he was in the thick of the Folk Music Boom in Greenwich Village where he helped form the New Lost City Ramblers on of the best bands performing "O ...…
 
Acclaimed comedian, writer and director Ben Elton discusses his first Australian film, Three Summers, which screened as MIFF's Centrepiece Gala, with Natalie Bailey - the UK's go-to comedy director (The Thick of It) - about this hilarious multi-story comedy set over three years at a fictional folk-music festival. Ben and Natalie are joined by c ...…
 
This week’s edition of Local Spins on WYCE featured an in-studio performance by Kyle Rasche and Dana Jackson of Chain of Lakes, plus the premiere of new tracks by Bigfoot Buffalo, Deerfield Run, Organissimo and Cameron Blake. Listen to the full podcast and watch the video. The post Chain of Lakes flows beyond solo project for ‘sweetest evolutio ...…
 
We had lunch with Niyaz. Azam Ali and Loga Ramin Torkian and their collaborators joined us for a weeklong series of conversations about the intersection of art and technology, immigration, the relationship between Islam and Sufism, and their latest work, The Fourth Light Project, which focuses on the life and work of Rabia al-Basri, an eighth-c ...…
 
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