Category Archives: *Folk Show Archives

WNUR Folk Show 12-27-20 – Week 3 of our Holiday Extravaganza

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Here is yesterday’s show featuring our chats with Sally Fingerett, Jenny and Robin Bienemann, Kathy Cowan, Rachel Drew and Gerald Dowd, and Julian Hoover.

In addition, our annual playing of Jody Alis’ Christmas Time Alone was especially poignant this year and we finish the show with Auld Lang Syne from the newly released Cry Cry Cry Live at the Freight


The Folk Show 12-6-20

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This show was supposed to air on WNUR 89.3 FM and HD1 Evanston/Chicago and it may have later in the day – software issues at the station.

We start off the show with some cold weather tunes, you’ll hear new music from Gillian Welch, Iris DeMent, Suzy Roche, Connie Kaldor and Sam Amidon, some holiday tunes and a reminder of some upcoming online concerts.

The Folk Show 11-29-20 – Songs of Gratitude and Thanks, and Rare Neil Young & Joni Mitchell

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This show originally aired today from 10am-Noon on WNUR 89.3 FM and HD1.

We start off the show with songs for this Thanksgiving Weekend and then some rare Neil Young and Joni Mitchell kick off hour 2

Our concert calendar segment highlights Sue Fink’s Virtual Dream Cafe, Woodstock Wednesdays and Freebo and Alice Howe’s Inside Live

Here’s today’s playlist.

The Folk Show 11-15-20

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This show originally aired today from 10am-Noon on WNUR 89.3 FM and HD1.

Our concert calendar segment highlights Sue Fink’s Virtual Dream Cafe November 18th Show featuring Sue along with Katie Dahl and Anne Heaton, and Jenny Bienemann’s Haiku Milieu Virtu Concert to celebrate the release of Volume 2 of her Haiku Milieu book coming up on Friday November 20th at 7:00pm. We also feature an exclusive video Sam Baker made for St Tim’s Coffeehouse

Here’s today’s playlist.

The Folk Show 11/1/20 Election Special with Sue Kessell

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This show originally aired today from 10am-Noon on WNUR 89.3 FM and HD1 and it streamed at wnur.org and at thisishell.com.

It’s our election special. Sue Kessell played a lot of tunes that have accompanying videos and here are links to all of them:

Steve Goodman – Election Year Rag (Album: self titled 1999 rerelease)

John McCutcheon – Vote Dammit – “Cabin Fever: Songs from the Quarantine”-digital only https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JSkwk6Z7HUk www.folkmusic.com

Mike K Brown – Vote for That https://youtu.be/L2e_fHj-FYY www.mikebrownsongs.com

Spook Handy with friends – Vote https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=60XqEpsZcpI www.SpookHandy.com

Margo Hennebach & Mark Saunders (Mad Agnes) – Lullaby for RBG https://youtu.be/GnQrZKHju34

Kentucky Partisans – Blue Wave of Kentucky https://bit.ly/2T4QPA9

John Dillon – A Perfect Storm https://vimeo.com/431002133/52b7ad2017

Allison Lupton & Craig Werth – When Trouble Comes https://youtu.be/ClvxRnjzQoo www.allisonlupton.com/ www.craigwerth.com

John Flynn – This Used to be a Country (album: Vintage)
www.johnflynn.net

Len Seigelman – Our Turn Now https://m.youtube.com/watch?feature=youtu.be&v=USDWXFSnYoY. www.lenseligman.com/

Karyn Oliver – Stand Up – Chicks with Dip – “Stomping on Eggshells”

8 songs -Proceeds from sale will benefit ACLU- digital-only release https://chickswithdip.bandcamp.com/ http://www.facebook.com/ChicksWithDip

Tim Grimm – Gone https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZPLKgCwBvug&feature=youtu.bewww.timgrimm.com

Danny Schmidt – A Prayer for the Sane

www.dannyschmidt.com

Bruce T Carroll – Lift Your Head Up https://youtu.be/Ub46Lu1tl28

Joel Rafael – One Vote, One Name https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O6zxCv6dUMk www.joelrafael.com

Ellis Paul – Election Day (album:The Storyteller’s Suitcase) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s5Y14Pybbs4 www.ellispaul.com

Graham Nash – Vote https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CeR2ysos2PM

Roy Zimmerman with Laura Love – My Vote, My Voice, My Right https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ilk1RX-tElI www.royzimmerman.com

Eliza Gilkyson – We Are Not Alone (album: 2020)

Here’s the WNUR playlist.