Folk Alley Radio Show

Each week, Folk Alley host Elena See collects the best in traditional and contemporary folk, Americana and roots music from the latest releases, classics, and exclusive Folk Alley in-studio.



  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190404

    • April 06, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, an exclusive in-studio session with the Wisconsin duo, Dead Horses (Sarah Vos and Daniel Wolff); new music from Molly Tuttle, Steve Earle & The Dukes, Anna Tivel, The Cactus Blossoms, Molsky's Mountain Drifters, and Todd Snider. There's a set for the birds with music by David Francey, Steve Goodman; and another set in honor of Pete Seeger's upcoming 100th Birthday (on May 3) with songs from Bruce Springsteen, Natalie Merchant, and the legend himself. All this, plus favorites from Tony Rice, David Rawlings Machine, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190328

    • April 01, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, we'll feature exclusive recordings from the 2019 Folk Alliance International Conference in Montreal with performances from Lily Henley, Fru Skagerrak, and Annabelle Chvostek w/ Mali Obomsawin; new music from Mile Twelve, Evie Ladin Band, Molly Tuttle, Hayes Carll, Luther Dickinson and Sisters of the Strawberry Moon, Madison Violet, Mother Banjo, Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves, the Tim O'Brien Band, John Smith, and the Infamous Stringdusters; all this, plus favorites from Amelia Curran, John Renbourn, Nick Drake, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190321

    • March 27, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, an exclusive Session with Kieran Kane & Rayna Gellert performing songs from their new album, 'When the Sun Goes Down'; more new music from John Smith, Patty Griffin, the Evie Ladin Band, Mother Banjo, and The Infamous Stringdusters; a few songs to welcome in Spring from I Draw Slow, We Banjo 3, and Guy Clark; favorites from Dead Horses, Elephant Revival,Hazel Dickens & Alice Gerrard; and much more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190314

    • March 17, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, an exclusive Folk Alley Session from the 2019 30A Songwriters Festival with Nashville singer-songwriter, Mary Bragg; new music from Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen, The Cactus Blossoms, Della Mae, Allison de Groot & Tatiana Hargreaves, Molly Tuttle, Infamous Stringdusters, John Smith, and Hayes Carll; a classic from the Carter Family; plus favorites from Jason Isbell, Ray Wylie Hubbard, Richard Thompson, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190307

    • March 08, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, we get ready for St. Patrick's Day with music from Danny Burns, We Banjo 3, and Cara Dillon; we feature our exclusive session from the 2019 30A Songwriters Festival with Steve Poltz; and exclusive recording by Molsky's Mountain Drifters from Beehive Productions, plus new music by Patty Griffin, The Honey Dewdrops, Mary Bragg, Mavis Staples, Cactus Blossoms, and much more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190228

    • March 04, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, new music by Danny Schmidt, Yola, the Nell & Jim Band, Patty Griffin, Todd Snider, and Steve Poltz; an exclusive Folk Alley Session from the 2019 30A Songwriters Festival featuring "Southern Gothic songster" Amythyst Kiah; we'll hear the latest from Della Mae's new EP, 'The Butcher Shoppe'; plus favorites from Courtney Hartman, Molly Tuttle, The Holmes Brothers, and much more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190221

    • February 24, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, we celebrate awards season with 2019 Grammy-winners: Brandi Carlile, Kacey Musgraves, The Travelin' McCourys, and the Punch Brothers; and we showcase the 2019 Folk Alliance International Award-winners including Zoe Mulford (via Joan Baez,) Mary Gauthier, I'm With Her, Joni Mitchell, and Buffy Sainte-Marie; new music from J.S. Ondara and Lula Wiles; plus favorites from Jorma Kaukonen, Amos Lee, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190214

    • February 20, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, we revisit a show first heard in 2018 with music from I'm With Her, Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn, and Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats; an exclusive Folk Alley Session from the 30A Songwriters Festival featuring Paul Thorn; plus music by Vivian Leva, Kim Richey, Dori Freeman, and more.

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190207

    • February 10, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, an exclusive in-studio Session with former Stray Bird frontwoman, Maya de Vitry; in honor of Valentine's Day, we have a set for lovers and one for the lonely with songs from Mandolin Orange and Trampled By Turtles; new music from Our Native Daughters, plus a preview of some new March releases with music by The Honey Dewdrops, Over The Rhine, Kieran Kane & Rayna Gellert, and Patty Griffin; and a set featuring the many talents of Jefferson Hamer including one from his new album, 'Alameda.'

  • Folk Alley Radio Show #190131

    • February 02, 2019
    • Linda Fahey

    This week on Folk Alley, a new single from trio I'm With Her; more new music from Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen, Molly Tuttle, Mary Bragg, Caroline Spence, Lovers Leap, Lula Wiles, Leyla McCalla, and The Lonely Heartstring Band; a set of Beehive Productions' Field Recordings captured at The Hoot in New York State with music from Dom Flemons, The Brother Brothers, and Upstate; we say Happy Birthday to Del McCoury who turns 80 on February 1; plus favorites from Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley, Sierra Hull, Steve Goodman, Eric Bibb, and more.