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
Here’s our show originally broadcast on Sunday April 21st, hosted by Ron Lewis. We learned that Chicago singer-songwriter James McCandless passed away last week so Ron invited Jame’s friends Al Day and Victor Sanders in-studio to share some memories.
We’re also joined on the phone by Jim Craig. James taught guitar for Jim at Evanston’s Hogeye Music.
Tune in on Sunday 4/28 at 10am CDT for our next show, hosted by Sue Kessell
Here’s our show originally broadcast last Sunday, hosted by Sue Kessell. If you missed it, you can hear about shows coming to town in the next few weeks, along with Sue’s usual ecelctic mix of great acoustic music.
Tune in on Sunday 3/31 at 10am CDT for our next show, hosted by Kathy Kelly.
Stephanie plays Wednesday evening March 13th at 5pm at Bill’s Blues Revisited at the Orrington Hotel, and then Stephanie and Temple both play at the original Uncommon Ground on Clark on Thursday March 14th at 8:00pm.
Tune in on Sunday at 10am CDT for our next show, hosted by Ron Lewis
Here’s our show from last Sunday hosted by Sue Kessell featuring music from artists Sue saw perform at the annual Folk Alliance Conference in Toronto last month.
To see what Sue played, click on the Folk Show playlists link under “What We Played” in the right-most column on our home page and browse to the 3-3-13 show. The show will continue streaming in another window.
Tune in on Sunday at 10am CDT for our next show, hosted by Kathy Kelly. Don’t forget to spring your clocks forward an hour tonight.
Broadcasting on WNUR 89.3 FM Evanston/Chicago every Sunday from 10am-Noon and streaming worldwide at wnur.org