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It's a Songcircle Christmas, with the Stumptown Soul Holiday Spectacular!

Airs at: Fri, 12/25/2020 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
Produced for The Songcircle
For many of the past few years, it's been a holiday tradition on The Songcircle to welcome the band from the beloved annual Stumptown Soul Holiday Spectacular benefit concert. Since they can't play live for us this year, we're revisiting highlights from several years' perfo... Read more

Traveling Star

Airs at: Thu, 12/24/2020 at 5:30am - 7:00am
The great conjunction of Saturn and Jupiter, the “Christmas Star,” is sparkling in the sky as we turn from the longest nights of winter and reach toward the light. This episode of Rise When the Rooster Crows, Traveling Star, celebrates the season with traditional North Amer... Read more

Folk Sub Show on 12/21/20

Airs at: Mon, 12/21/2020 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Folk Espresso

Return of the Light - Songs for Solstice and Sing Along

Airs at: Fri, 12/18/2020 at 12:00pm - 1:30pm
Produced for Movin' On
Let's gather round the radio for some music to celebrate the upcoming Return of The Light.  And we can all sing along! especially during this song, which is played in two different versions right after each other, in the first half hour, right after "Common Ground" by Paul... Read more

Hungry for Love

Airs at: Mon, 12/14/2020 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Folk Espresso
This episode of Folk Espresso, hosted by Jonathan Lay, features songs of winter, appetite, chocolate, red wine, and love. Contemporary and eclectic folk music to energize your morning. Local and regional musicians in this episode include: Chris Roe; Peter Kasin and Richard... Read more

Folk Espresso on 12/07/20

Airs at: Mon, 12/07/2020 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Folk Espresso

Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Kush 12/08/2020 Punjabi Farmer Solidarity Special with The Incredible Kid

Airs at: Tue, 12/08/2020 at 10:00pm - Wed, 12/09/2020 at 12:00am
For nearly fifteen years Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Kush has been promoting the music of Punjab and the Punjabi diaspora and now farmers from Punjab and Haryana have surrounded the capitol of New Delhi in India to demand that neoliberal agricultural reforms passed in September by ... Read more

Favorite Folk and Roots from 2020

Airs at: Fri, 12/11/2020 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Cascadia Coffeehouse
2020 has been a rough year - but there sure was a lot of fantastic folk and roots music released to bring us a bit of joy!  Join us on the Cascadia Coffeehouse this Friday from 5:30 to 7am to hear some of my favorite releases from the past year, including from Gillian Welch... Read more

Cascadia Coffeehouse on 12/04/20

Airs at: Fri, 12/04/2020 at 5:30am - 7:00am
Produced for Cascadia Coffeehouse

Canto Nuevo: The Best of Latin Folk Music

Every 4th Wednesday, from 5:30 to 7 am Canto Nuevo features a combination of native artists from Central and South America and modern artists who preserve a rich and historical music genre. Canto Nuevo includes romantic and inspiring sounds with flutes, strings, and drums ... Read more