TRADITIONS playlist for November 20, 2016

This week’s show focused on artists who shared their music with me at the recent Northeast Regional Folk Alliance Conference (NERFA) that was held November 10-13, 2016 in Stamford, CT.  My guest this week was Lara Herscovitch who was a featured performer in the formal showcase at NERFA.

To learn more about NERFA visit their website at www.nerfa.org.

(Tune in to WFDU-FM’s TRADITIONS every Sunday from 2pm to 5pm 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
SPOOK HANDY “Keep the Flame Alive”
Keep the Flame Alive self – www.spookhandy.com

BUSKIN featuring SOPHIE BUSKIN “MOUNTAINS”
single self – www.davidandsophiebuskin.com
PAUL SACHS “Love is Love”
Love is Love self – www.paulsachs.com

TRACY GRAMMER “Gypsy Rose”
Book of Sparrows self – www.tracygrammer.com
MATT HARLEN & RACHEL JONES “In the Dark”
In the Dark Berkalin Records – www.berkalinrecords.com , www.mattharlan.com
SHAWNA CASPI “Not So Silent”
Apartments for Lovers self – www.shawnacaspi.com

PLUCK AND RAIL “St. James Infirmary”
Trigger self – www.pluckandrail.com
BANJO NICKARU & WESTERN SCOOCHES “Jock-A-Mo”
Very Next Thing On the Bol Records – www.banjonickaru.com
ROSIE & THE RIVERTERS “Honey Bee”
Good Clean Fun! self – www.rosieandtheriveters.com

KATHERINE RONDEAU “Long Ago, Far Away”
New Hope Chateau self – www.katherinerondeau.com
JAN GILLIES “Change is Coming”
Change is Coming self – www.facebook.com/jangilliesmusic

4PM
TOM CHAPIN “Quite Early Morning”
70 Sundance Music – www.tomchapin.com

LISA GUTKIN “Gonna Get Through This World”
From Here On In self – www.lisagutkin.com
SHARON GOLDMAN “Jerusalem (Yerushalayim)”
Kol Isha (A Woman’s Voice) self – www.sharongoldmanmusic.com
ROBIN GREENSTEIN “Here I Am (Hineni)”
Tears and Laughter Windy Records – www.robingreenstein.com

ORLY BENDAVID & THE MONA DAHLS “Christine”
Mona self – www.themonadahls.com
JEREMY AARON “One Last Night”
In the Magic Light self –
THE END OF AMERICA “Fighters”
The End of America Forrest Park Recordings – www.theendofamericamusic.com
DRIFTWOOD SOLDIER “When I Get to Heaven”
Scavenger’s Joy self – www.driftwoodsoldier.com

SLOAN WAINWRIGHT “If You Want to Be Happy”
Bright Side of a Rainy Day self – www.sloanwainwright.com
JACOB JOHNSON “Teapot”
Est. 1986 self – www.jacobjohnstontunes.com
ANNETTE WASILIK “Home in Your Eyes”
Songs from the Talking House self – www.annettewasilk , com
NOEL PAUL STOOKEY “In These Times”
At Home: The Main Tour New World Media – www.noelpaulstookey.com

5PM
Guest: LARA HERSCOVITCH who shares selections from her new CD “Misfit”
LARA HERSCOVITCH “The Bravest Thing”
Misfit self – www.laraherscovitch.com
LARA HERSCOVITCH “Wonder Wheel”
Misfit self – www.laraherscovitch.com
LARA HERSCOVITCH “Buddha On My Back”
Misfit self – www.laraherscovitch.com
LARA HERSCOVITCH “Will the Circle Be Unbroken / The Flame”
Misfit self – www.laraherscovitch.com

TOM PAXTON “Bottle of Wine”

RICK DROST “Juli and Romy”
Some Songs self – www.rickdrostsongs.com
THE BOMBADILS “Wild Mountain Thyme”
New Shoes Borealis Records – www.thebombadils.com , www.borealisrecords.com

LOIS MORTON “I Like to Worry (It Keeps Me Calm)”
What’s New self – www.loismorton.com
ERIKA KULNYS “Rise Up”
Rise Up self – www.erikakulnys.com

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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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