TRADITIONS playlist for February 5, 2017

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(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
THE KOSSOY SISTERS with ERIK DARLING “Bowling Green”
Bowling Green Tradition –

HOLLY NEAR “Singing for Our Lives”
And Still We Sing Clico Tracks – www.hollynear.com
BROTHER SUN “So Far to Come”
Weights & Wings self – www.brothersunmusic.com
EMMA’S REVOLUTION “Swimming to the Other Side”
Roots, Rock & Revolution self – www.emmasrevolution.com

CHRISTINE LAVIN “It’s A Good Thing He Can’t Read My Mind”
Live at Caffe Lena Tompkins Square – www.tompkinssquare.com

ROD MACDONALD “American Jersusalem”
Fast Folk: A Community of Singers and Songwriters Smithsonian Folkways – www.folkways.si.edu
GEORGE MANN “Across the Great Divide”
For the Road and the Sky self – www.georgemann.org
TAL NACCARATO “Vigilante Man”
Dreamflower Sessions self – www.talnaccarato.com

CHUCK BRODSKY “Old Song Handed Down”
Two Sets Waterbig = www.chuckbrodsky.com – Waterbig = www.chuckbrodsky.com

4PM
SULTANS OF STRING “Blowin’ in the Wind”
Subcontinental Drift self – www.sultansofstring.com

DAVE VAN RONK “Backwater Blues”
Down in Washington Square Smithsonian Folkways – www.folkways.si.edu
DAVID BROMBERG “Shake Sugaree”
Try Me One More Time Appleseed Recordings – www.applseedmusic.com , www.davidbromberg.net
JIM KWESKIN & GEOFF MULDAUR “Fishin’ Blues”
Penny’s Farm Kingswood Records – www.kingswoodrecords.com

ZOE MULFORD “The President Sang Amazing Grace”
Small Brown Birds Azalea Records – www.zoemulford.com
KIM AND REGGIE HARRIS “Tree of Life”
Resurrection Day Appleseed Recordings – www.appleseedmusic.com

CHELSEA BERRY “May I Suggest”
Remedy self – www.chelseaberry.com
KEVIN ROTH “Love Is”
Reawakening New World Multimedia – www.neworldmultimedia.com

KINGSTON TRIO “Hard, Ain’t It Hard”
The Kingston Trio 9 Classic Albums Real Gone Music – www.realgonemusic.co.uk
CUMBERLAND TRIO “I’ll Fly Away / I Saw The Light / Somebody Touched Me”
Back Where We Began self – www.cumberlandtrio.com

5PM
NOEL PAUL STOOKEY “The Wedding Song”
At Home: The Maine Tour NewWorld – www.noelpaulstookey.com

SLOAN WAINWRIGHT “There But For Fortune”
Rediscovery Derby Disc Music – www.sloanwainwright.com

TYLER HUGHES & SAM GLEAVES “When We Love”
MP3 single self – www.tylerhughesmusic.com
EVIE LADIN BAND “Ease on Down”
Jump the Fire self – www.evieladin.com

THE KENNEDYS “Happytown (All Right With Me)”
Songs of the Open Road self – www.kennedysmusic.com
REBECCA LOEBE “Weeping Willow”
Blink Black Wolf Records – www.rebeccaloebe.com

HANK STONE BAND “Building Community”
Painting Tomorrow’s Skies Blue self –
ED MCCURDY “Pretty Saro”
A Ballad Singer’s Choice Tradition –

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Ron Olesko
WFDU-FM
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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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