All posts by Ron Lewis

BOTH KINDS 5/26/13

Tune in each Sunday at 11:30, following the Folk Show, for “Both Kinds” hosted by Al Finley. Both Kinds features an eclectic mix of Americana and Old-Time Country Music and much like The Folk Show features a concert calendar segment and visits with traveling musicians. You can learn more about Al and “Both Kinds” at his Facebook page.

Here’s a portion of last Sunday’s show that picks up after Al’s first set. Enjoy below.


 

The Folk Show – Memorial Day Weekend 5/26/13, Hosted by Ron Lewis

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Here’s our show originally broadcast on Sunday May 26th, hosted by Ron Lewis. This show features an opening Memorial Day set, along with some live cuts not commercially available, new music from Patti Griffin, some Dylan bootlegs in honor of his 72nd birthday and our concert calendar.

You can see the playlist for the show right here.

Tune in on Sunday 6/2 at 10am CDT for our next show, hosted by Sue Kessell

 

The Folk Show – Mother’s Day 5/12/13, Hosted by Ron Lewis

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Here’s our show originally broadcast on Sunday May 12th, hosted by Ron Lewis. This show features music honoring Mother’s Day along with some exclusive cuts from the James McCandless Memorial Concert.

You can see the playlist for the show right here.

Tune in on Sunday 5/19 at 10am CDT for our next show, hosted by Kathy Kelly

 

The Folk Show 5/5/13, Hosted by Sue Kessell

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Here’s our show originally broadcast on Sunday May 5th, hosted by Sue Kessell. This recording also captures part of the next show, Both Kinds, hosted by Al Finley. Enjoy!

You can see the playlist for the show right here. The recorded show picks up in the middle of the 4th tune on the playlist.

Tune in on Sunday 5/12 at 10am CDT for our next show, hosted by Ron Lewis

 

The Folk Show 4/28/13, Hosted by Kathy Kelly, with guest Chris Farrell – In Memory of the Earl of Old Town

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Here’s our show originally broadcast on Sunday April 28th, hosted by Kathy Kelly. For the second week in a row, we honor a fallen member of the Chicago Folk Scene. Kathy is joined by Chris Farrell to share stories about Earl Pionke, better known as the Earl of Old Town, who passed away two days earlier on April 26th. Last week also saw the passing of Richie Havens and you’ll hear some of Richie’s music during the show. Finally, you’ll catch the beginning of the show that follows us, “Both Kinds”. Al Finley honors the passing of country music icon George Jones.

Tune in on Sunday 5/5 at 10am CDT for our next show, hosted by Sue Kessell