Best folkmusic podcasts we could find (Updated September 2017)
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Ceol FM - Irish Traditional and Folk Music
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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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Bucktown Folk Music Podcast
Monthly
 
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RBTH on Folk Music
Monthly
 
An audio-podcast devoted to the Russian folk music
 
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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. If you are looking for a podcast that is fun, entertaining, a little bit educational and a fine mix of music both old and new, look no further! Presented and produced by journalist Phil Widdows with regular guest musician Ken Nicol (Albion Band/Steeleye Span) and resident folk historian Babba. FolkCast - OUR finger in YOUR ear! See our website: www.folk ...
 
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Mostly Folk
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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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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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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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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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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!
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Where we interview emerging bands, listen to music and get ready for the weekend.
 
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Arkivet
Monthly
 
A podcast exploring the world of psychedelic and esoteric 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, Pirate, Sea Shanty, Renaissance music, and comedy from groups performing this week at a faire near you.
 
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Under The Mason's Apron Folk Show
Monthly
 
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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Round Mountain Ideaphone
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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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The Aching Hearts Show
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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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Folk with Mark Radcliffe
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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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Live At the Grafton
Monthly
 
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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Hands Up for Trad TV
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Hands Up for Trad's bi-monthly video blog featuring the latest Scottish trad and folk music videos.
 
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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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Folk & Beyond
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A journey into contemporary folk music from all over the planet.
 
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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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The Folk Show
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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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Seán Ó Sirideán's Irish Tradional & Folk Podcast
 
Best of old and new Irish traditional & folk music.
 
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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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Free Songs, Acoustic and Modern
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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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Brobdingnagian Bards Podcast
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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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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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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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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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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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Never Mind The Bocs - Podcast
Rare
 
This pocast provides free occasional downloads from contemporary Welsh folk music band Never Mind The Bocs.
 
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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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The Folk Song Hour
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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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Folk Buddies
Monthly
 
Two idiots discuss folk music and bicker. But in an entertaining way. Not a 'ruining the concert' way.
 
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Accordion Noir Radio audio files
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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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Take Pills Die Future Now Here
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IDM, Ambient, Avant Garde, Experimental Electronic Folk Music. Take Pills Die Records. Quit Your Job And Get A Life! “Take Pills Die” is Andrew Julian Cauthen’s Sonic Zine/ Netlabel since 2001. Representing Planet Awesome. Future Now Here. I Love You All So Much! Enjoy :) http://takepillsdie.blogspot.com
 
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Pete's podcast
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A collection of interviews recalling the folk music scene in South Australia through the 60's 70's 80's and 90's.Makes great listening!
 
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Close to Home
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Since 1985 Don Pedi has been an on air host at NPR affiliate 88.1 WCQS, Asheville, North Carolina. "Close to Home" airs on Saturday nights from 8-10pm Now with the audio archives, you can listen at your leisure to Don's unique blend of Traditional, Old-Time, Acoustic Blues, and Contemporary Folk music from the hills of Appalachia to the far corners of the world.
 
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Everything Folk (aac)
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A great podcast which is all about folk, we have a pick of folk music every week. The podcast covers all types of folk from modern folk to Traditional Irish Jigs.
 
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A Bev with Stev
Monthly
 
From the ashes of 'Stev Mayo Films' & a 2 year rehab, Stev brings you engaging and evocative interviews with quality artists & characters from all around the globe that deserve to be heard, or at least deserve to have a laugh on record. Mainly from the music world, but also the key players in nightlife, art, events, fashion, food, sport, politics and crime, this podcast will almost certainly change your life. Stev performs as part of the romantic folk music saga 'Mahoney & The Moment', who h ...
 
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UCD Scholarcast - Series 5: Reflections on Irish Music
 
In this series some of the major participants in the Irish folk music revival, as well as a number of the leading scholars in the field, reflect on developments in Irish music over the course of the twentieth century. Series Editor: PJ Mathews. Scholarcast theme music by: Padhraic Egan, Michael Hussey and Sharon Hussey. Development: John Matthews, Vincent Hoban, UCD IT Services, Media Services.
 
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Free Songs, Acoustic and Modern
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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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Nippon Chautari
Weekly
 
Apart from offering frequent updates on culture, technology and the economy of Japan, the program also airs Nepal-Japan related weekly news analysis as well as a special segment featuring interviews. It also includes e-mails, letters and phone calls from listeners all around the country. While responding to listeners' questions, it presents various aspects of Japanese society, people's lives and pop and folk music.
 
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This version of the program is divided into 6 segments so broadcasters who desire to use this content can insert your station info, etc. The segments vary in length.Out of the Woods is an earthy, wires and wood, mostly acoustic program featuring some of the best new and established artists from the worlds of folk, bluegrass, singer-songwriters, ...…
 
This version of the program is divided into 6 segments so broadcasters who desire to use this content can insert your station info, etc. The segments vary in length.Out of the Woods is an earthy, wires and wood, mostly acoustic program featuring some of the best new and established artists from the worlds of folk, bluegrass, singer-songwriters, ...…
 
This version of the program is divided into 6 segments so broadcasters who desire to use this content can insert your station info, etc. The segments vary in length.Out of the Woods is an earthy, wires and wood, mostly acoustic program featuring some of the best new and established artists from the worlds of folk, bluegrass, singer-songwriters, ...…
 
This version of the program is divided into 6 segments so broadcasters who desire to use this content can insert your station info, etc. The segments vary in length.Out of the Woods is an earthy, wires and wood, mostly acoustic program featuring some of the best new and established artists from the worlds of folk, bluegrass, singer-songwriters, ...…
 
This version of the program is divided into 6 segments so broadcasters who desire to use this content can insert your station info, etc. The segments vary in length.Out of the Woods is an earthy, wires and wood, mostly acoustic program featuring some of the best new and established artists from the worlds of folk, bluegrass, singer-songwriters, ...…
 
This version of the program is divided into 6 segments so broadcasters who desire to use this content can insert your station info, etc. The segments vary in length.Out of the Woods is an earthy, wires and wood, mostly acoustic program featuring some of the best new and established artists from the worlds of folk, bluegrass, singer-songwriters, ...…
 
Our very first episode! Carey and Marie, your hosts, jump feet first into a magical Chicago full of friendship, yarn, serendipity and queer subtext. How much did we all love knitting? Is Chicago just that magical? And what are the parents of the Chicks with Sticks getting up to during the Sacred Sisterhood Sleepovers? All this and more in Episo ...…
 
0:06:55 - Parks And Rec Love0:16:41 - Favorite Moments from P&R SPOILERS!0:26:47 - Young Justice for the Last Time0:40:02 - Will Young Justice Fail on Netflix?0:49:51 - Cheap Reviews “IT” 1:07:46 - Cheap reviews “IT” SPOILERSRon Swanson Pyramid: http://parksandrecreation.wikia.com/wiki/Ron_Swanson%27s_Pyramid_of_GreatnessEmail: thepill@outlook. ...…
 
This morning's program will focus on the rich traditions of British folk and dance music. We'll hear unaccompanied ballads from people like The Copper Family, Frankie Armstrong, Walter Pardon, and George Spicer; stylized folk from Brass Monkey, Robin and Barry Dransfield, ...
 
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Unity 101 Podcast
 
Mandeep and Parminder presents Sur Punjab De. Featuring Geet, Boliyaan and Punjabi folk music.By info@unity101.org (Unity 101 Community Radio).
 
https://oneperfectdayin.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/09/o21a-bergen-norway-things-to-do-with-walking-tour-9817-9-19-pm.mp3 Did you know Bergen was the capital of Norway until 1299? And did you know that its Bryggen seafront is a UNESCO World Heritage Site? Or, that ten percent of its population is made up of students? Whether you are in Bergen f ...…
 
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Unity 101 Podcast
 
Mandeep and Parminder presents Sur Punjab De. Featuring Geet, Boliyaan and Punjabi folk music.By info@unity101.org (Unity 101 Community Radio).
 
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Unity 101 Podcast
 
Mandeep and Parminder presents Sur Punjab De. Featuring Geet, Boliyaan and Punjabi folk music.By info@unity101.org (Unity 101 Community Radio).
 
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Bourbon 'n BrownTown
 
Genta Tamashiro joins BrownTown for a drink as the group dives into the Netflix original: “The Get Down” and its uses in understanding the roots of hip-hop and its social placement from a historical context. From here, we critique certain misinterpretations of hip-hop and note that the genre has not always been mainstream and as a result isn’t ...…
 
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Unity 101 Podcast
 
Mandeep and Parminder presents Sur Punjab De. Featuring Geet, Boliyaan and Punjabi folk music.By info@unity101.org (Unity 101 Community Radio).
 
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XtraSound New Music Show
 
Always great to discover new indie music Now it's Mean Mary time.
 
In 1962 Jeff formed The Gaslight Singers with some fellow folk music lovers that he met in college. This turned out to be an amazing experience for Jeff, Earl Mann, Martha Velez and Alan Alcabes. The Gaslight Singers shared the stage with icons such as Bob Dylan, The Chad Mitchell Trio, Tom Paxton, Glenn Yarbrough, Judy Collins, and so many mor ...…
 
Annie finds herself on a clifftop. She says she's fine but she can't quite get her story straight. Sat by her side, Sophie covers the bruises on her neck. She thinks everything might just be alright, because it's amazing what you get used to, isn't it? Underscored with live folk music, Bare Skin on Briny Waters is a story about survival and esc ...…
 
Scott Pearson Eberly talks with Steven Conrad the creator, writer, director, and executive producer of the quirky Amazon spy series, 'Patriot.' Both Scott and Josh have had this series in their 5 Best and deem this a Hollywood Bing Favorite. Scott and Steven discuss season one of Patriot and the upcoming season two. His passion for storytelling ...…
 
www.PaulRomaine.com Legendary Hit-Makers with "Lemon Tree", "500 Miles", "If I Had a Hammer", "Where Have All the flowers Gone?" The actual real story behind "Puff, The Magic Dragon" right from the songwriter's own words. You'll hear about their support for Martin Luther King Jr's march on Washington and his "I Have a Dream" speech. A little kn ...…
 
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Sneaky Dragon
 
Hola, Sneakers! Welcome to Episode 297 of Sneaky Dragon! May we remind you (or is that inform you?) that Ian and David will be presenting their 300th episode of Sneaky Dragon in the cozy confines of 8th Dimension Comics on August 31st at 7:00 pm. Please circle your calendars and head on down to 2418 Main Street! We look forward to seeing you th ...…
 
Dr. Eugene Rogers “preaches the word of the singing conductor.” There is singing, and then there is singing that utilizes technical mastery to communicate the meaning and emotion of a piece. Dr. Rogers calls these leaders who are so deeply connected to sound and its purpose Singing Conductors, and reveals the four characteristics they share in ...…
 
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Piedmont Artist Profiles
 
This is the first of what will eventually become a regular series here on Piedmont Artist Profiles that I am calling Songwriter’s Circle. For each episode in the series I will sit down with two or more local songwriter’s and talk about the art, craft, and industry of songwriting. I hope that these shows will help raise the awareness of the craf ...…
 
This week on The Undercurrent, host Cole Tunningley presents stories about playing music with friends. First, there is a piece on Rent Strike, a Lansing musician who plays politically charged folk music. Reporter Sana Hakim presents a full portrait of the artist, complete with biographical details and snippets from his oeuvre. Lastly, we bring ...…
 
It was wonderful to visit Achill island for Scoil Acla this week to play some music and of course record a feature for you lovely Ceol FM listeners. This podcast features recordings of sessions in pubs, sessions in camp sites, a class of 18 children under 10, Robbie Hannan playing a set of uilleann pipes made by the tailor brothers and more. Th ...…
 
On this day in 1978… The most crazy, sci-fi, fantasy, X-files thing ever took place. The first ever test tube baby was born. Her name is Louise Joy Brown and she was conceived by the process of IVF In Vitro Fertilisation. Basically some doctors will take an egg out of your ovaries, And place them in a test tube. Then it’s mixed with sperm. The ...…
 
ARTIST // THE SCIENCERELEASE // THE SEA AND I EPLABEL // METHLABRELEASE DATE // 27.07.2017Cat // MLEP001METHLAB introduce a slice of haunting vocal electronica in the form Bulgarian collective THE SCIENCE, delivering THE SEA AND I EP - a triage of ultra-refined sonic narratives that introduce the other-worldly vocals of VIARA POPOVA, a singer w ...…
 
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Star Trek Podcasts: Trek.fm Complete Master Feed
 
Music and Characters. In space, no one can hear you sing. But for Starfleet’s best and the brightest, a passion—and preferably talent—for music is practically an occupational requirement. From Spock’s harp to Riker’s trombone, Data’s violin to Harry’s clarinet, Star Trek’s characters have carried on playing for more than half a century, filling ...…
 
A talk with the creator and director of two new shows that are premiering at the Kansas City Fringe Festival this weekend. One show was inspired by a box of old letters; the other by folk music. Plus: there used to be a poor farm at 119th and Ridgeview Road; it was another time period's model for helping the homeless. The story of Johnson Count ...…
 
Bhangra and Beyond is a weekly music show hosted by DJ Rekha, a cultural instigator, recognized worldwide for being one of the first DJs to merge classic Bhangra sounds into the language of contemporary electronic dance music. The first 40 minutes or so of the show comprise of Bhangra tracks fast and slow, classic and new. The of style of Bhang ...…
 
Paul Roland is host of KBOO’s Wednesday Talk Radio and Rise When the Rooster Crows folk music show (1st and 3rd Thursdays). After studying philosophy at Wesleyan University (CT), he made his way to the West Coast in 1985, ending up in Portland. Paul got involved with Eart...
 
Andy Palmer has made gritty folk music as a solo artist and with the band Grub Street Writer, while also maintaining a career as a public defender. The Denver singer-songwriter in May released his latest album, "The Switch." The record explores themes of religion and social justice. ​Andy Palmer and his band played four songs from "The Switch" ...…
 
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