Join host Jonathan Lay for songs of May and morning, of birds, bees, bugs, coffee and more. We’ll also remember Harry Belafonte and Gordon Lightfoot, whose voices have left us a legacy of powerful songs.
Artists in this episode include: Fadin' by 9; Terri Grayum; Kevin Burke & Cal Scott; The Watersons; The Longest Johns; Gordon Lightfoot; Dervish; Trout Fishing In America; Ashley Hutchings; Janellybean; Jiggery Pokery; Harry Belafonte; David Grisman & Jerry Garcia; Todd Phillips; Jeff Warner and Jeff Davis; Tony Ellis; John McCutcheon; John Gorka; Keola Beamer; David Francey; John Doyle; Elizabeth Mitchell.
- Video - The Smithsonian Channel: 'Doodlebug' is a Misleading Name for an Accomplished Assassin - learn about the creature in the Doodle Bug song
- Video - Morris dancing: Bridgetown Morris Men - Frogs T'Ale 2008 - Morris dancers from Portland, Oregon, dancing in Vancouver, BC, Canada
- Video - Harry Belafonte & Odetta - A Hole in the Bucket (Live)
- Northwest Folklife Festival 2023, May 26-29, Seattle