TRADITIONS playlist for January 8, 2017

(Tune in to WFDU-FM’s TRADITIONS every Sunday from 3pm to 6pm Eastern Time over WFDU-FM 89.1 in the NYC/Northern New Jersey area, or on the web at www.wfdu.fm or iHeartRadio.com. The show can also be heard Saturday evenings at 6:30pm ET at www.bluesandroots.radio.com. On-demand streams of shows, including this one, are archived for two weeks by clicking HERE. A Sing Out! Radio Partner.)

ARTIST “Tune / Song”
ALBUM Label – Website
3PM
Theme: HARVEY REID “Dirty Dish Rag”
Solo Guitar Sketchbook Woodpecker Records – www.woodpecker.com
MIKE AGRANOFF “60’s Mudley”
Ain’t Never Been Plugged self – www.mikeagranoff.com

JACK WILLIAMS “John Henry”
Far Away Long Ago Wind River Records –
ELVA JONES-HAHN “Kiling the Blues”
Every Now and Then self – www.elvajoneshahn.com
REV. GARY DAVIS “Samson & Deliilah (If I Had My Way)”
Reverend Gary Davis at Newport Vanguard – www.vanguardrecords.com

REBECCA LOEBE “Weeping Willow”
Blink Black Wolf Records – www.rebeccaloebe.com
GINA HOLSOPPLE “Little Songbird”
2015 self – www.ginaholsopple.com
GREG GREENWAY “The Good Man”
20,000 Versions of the Sun self – www.greggreenway.com

JULIE GOLD “Discontinued”
Sixty self – www.juliegold.com
LOS MORTON “Garage Sale”
What’s New self – www.loismorton.com
DON WHITE “Great Day”
More Alive self – www.donwhite.net

JOHN MCCUEN “Mr. Bojangles”
Made in Brooklyn Chesky Records – www.johnmceun.com

4PM
MATT & SHANNON HEATON “Blackbird”
Blue Skies Above Eats Records – www.mattandshannonheaton.com
DONAL CLANCY “The Lowlands of Holland”
On the Lonesome Plain self – www.donalclancy.com
THE BOMBADILS “Lone Journey”
New Shoes Borealis Records – www.thebombadils.com , www.borealisrecords.com
RUNA “The False Knight”
Live self – www.runamusic.com

JOHN MCCUTCHEON “Three Chords and the Truth”
Trolling for Dreams Appalsongs – www.folkmusic.com
C. DANIEL BOLING “Mama’s Radio”
These Houses Berkalin Records – www.berkalinrecords.com , www.danielboling.com
JOEL MABUS “Hillbilly Singer”
A Bird in This World Fossil Records – www.joelmabus.com

KEN & BRAD KOLODNER “Deep Ellum Blues”
The Switft House self – www.kenandbrad.com
THE LONESOME ACE STRINGBAND “Cotten-eyed Joe”
Gone For Evermore self – www.lonesomeacestringband.com
EFRAT “Keep on the Sunnyside”
The Silver Lining self – www.efratmusic.com

PLUCK AND RAIL “Moonshiner”
Trigger self – www.pluckandrail.com
THE SOMMERS ROSENTHAL FAMILY BAND “East Virginia Blues”
Down the Road American Melody – www.sommersrosenthalfamilyband.com

5PM
BROTHER SUN “When I’m Gone”
Weights & Wings self – www.brothersunmusic.com
JOAN BAEZ “There But For Fortune”
Joan Baez 75th Birthday Celebration Razor and Tie – www.razorandtie.com , www.joanbaez.com

PAUL SACHS “The Witness”
Love is Love self – www.paulsachs.com
FREEBO “To the Light”
If Not Now When Poppabo Music – www.freebomusic.com
ERIKA KULNYS “Rise Up”
Rise Up self – www.erikakulnys.com
JOSH WHITE JR. “He Was a Friend of Mine”
Josh White Jr. Live Silverwolf Records – www.joshwhitejr.com

ARLO GUTHRIE “City of New Orleans”
Live at Caffe Lena Tompkins Square – www.tompkinssquare.com , www.caffelena.org
STAN ROGERS “The Mary Ellen Carter”
Between the Breaks … Live Borealis – www.borealisrecords.com , www.stanrogers.net

RAMBLIN’ JACK ELLIOT “San Francisco Bay Blues”
Ramblin’ Jack Elliot Six Classic Albums Real Gone Music – www.realgonemusic.co.uk
SPOOK HANDY “So Long, It’s Been Good to Know Yuh”
Keep the Flame Alive self – www.spookhandy.com
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Ron Olesko
WFDU-FM
1000 River Road
Teaneck, NJ 07666

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About Ron Olesko

For over 40 years, Ron has been a radio programmer with WFDU-FM in Teaneck, New Jersey. He created WFDU-FM's TRADITIONS in 1980, a show that he continues to host and produce every Sunday afternoon from 3 to 6pm Eastern Time. He's the president of and booker for the Hurdy Gurdy Folk Music Club in Fair Lawn, New Jersey, and is a regular contributor to Sing Out! as well as the host of the Folk Music Notebook blog on this site. Ron can also be found emceeing concerts and festivals around the NYC/NJ area. A lifelong Mets fan and a rabid soccer geek, Ron is a Red Bull season ticket holder since their inception and will most likely be in his seat when not in the studio.

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