The Folk Show is part of the American Roots block on NUR which includes the Gospel Show, Both Kinds and Blues. We’ll be posting archive programming from time to time from our American Roots partners. You can get to those shows directly from the Categories along the right hand column of our home page.
Ron occasionally fills in on Saturday mornings to do a Freeform show we like to call “Breakfast with the Bagels”. Here’s the show from last Saturday.
Tune in on Easter Sunday for our next regular Folk Show at 10am hosted by Kathy Kelly.
Here’s our show featuring Celtic and other British Isles music in honor of St. Patrick’s Day. If you were out partying already by 10:00am, here’s your chance to hear what you missed.
Tune in on Sunday 3/24 at 10am CDT for our next show, hosted by Sue Kessell.
It’s Saint Patrick’s Day, so we’ll be playing plenty of Celtic music on the show, plus our Concert Calendar segment too. Ron Lewis hosts, starting at 10am.
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.
Tune in each Sunday at High Noon, 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.
Dar Williams plays at the Old Town School on March 7th and we’ll be giving away a couple of pairs of tickets. Take a trip back six years to February 2007 and listen to Dar’s first visit to the show. You can listen right below. Enjoy!
Here’s an excerpt from our January 27th show featuring a visit with Chicago music icon Corky Siegel You can listen right below. Enjoy!
Al Finley and Ron Lewis visited with the always entertaining Colin Hay on May 16, 2010. You can listen right below. Enjoy!