TRADITIONS playlist #17-32

Airing live on WFDU on Sunday, August 6, 2017 from 3-5pm

Re-broadcast Saturday, August 12, 2017 (with a bonus hour) on BluesAndRootsRadio.com

(Tune in to for the 2-hour version of WFDU’s TRADITIONS each Sunday from 3pm 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 full 3-hour program airs each week on the following Saturday from 6:30-9:30pm Eastern Time at BluesAndRootsRadio.com. (The 2-hour version is also available via on-demand stream for two weeks after the WFDU airing by clicking HERE. TRADITIONS is a Sing Out! Radio Partner.)

HOUR 1 (Exclusively on Blues and Roots Radio.com)
ARTIST “Tune / Song”
ALBUM Label – Website
Theme: HARVEY REID “Dirty Dish Rag”
Solo Guitar Sketchbook Woodpecker Records – www.woodpecker.com
RICHARD SHINDELL “On a Sea of Fleur-De Lis”
Courier Signature Sounds – www.signaturesounds.com , www.richardshindell.com

BILL SPENCE with FENNIG’S ALL-STAR STRING BAND “Jaybird / Cherokee Waltz”
The Hammered Dulcimer Returns Front Hall Records – www.andysfronthall.com
PETE’S POSSE “Uncle Pink”
Parting Friends self – www.petespossevt.com
ROUND THE HOUSE “Contradance Set: Accordion Crimes / Ichabod’s Last Ride / Hughie Taver’s” Safe Home

SARAH JAROSZ “Take Another Turn”
Undercurrent Sugar Hill Records – www.rounder.com , www.sarahjarosz.com
LARA HERSCOVITCH “I Will Mind Mine”
Misfit self – www.laraherscovitch.com
PIERCE PETTIS “Great Big World”
Great Big World Compass Records – www.compassrecords.com , www.piercepettis.com

RANI ARBO & DAISY MAYHEM “Keep It in Mind”
Violets are Blue self – www.raniarbo.com
MARK ERELLI “For A Song”
For A Song self – www.markerelli.com
AMY & RACHEL BECK “Better Days”
Run self – www.becksisters.com
ARLO GUTHRIE & THE UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA “Darkest Hour” In Times Like These Rising Son – www.risingsonrecords.com

BUSKIN & BATTEAU “Guinevere / Lancelot’s Tune”
Noveau Retro
MARY BETH CROSS “Caledonia”
Beyond Good and Evil self – www.marybethcross.com
SARAH LEE GUTHRIE & JOHNNY IRION “Never Far From My Heart”
Folksong self – www.sarahleeandjohnny.com

SAM BUSH “Apple Blossom”
Circles Around Me Sugar Hill – www.rounder.com , www.sambush.com

HOUR 2 (WFDU Broadcast starts here)
VANCE GILBERT “Front Porch Song”
Unfamiliar Moon self – www.vancegilbert.com

ROD MACDONALD “The Man Who Dropped the Bomb on Hiroshima”
Recognition Wind RIver – www.folkera.com/windriver , www.rodmacdonald.net
JOE CROOKSTON “Able Baker Charlie and Dog”
Able Baker Charlie & Dog self – www.joecrookston.com
FRED SMALL “Cranes Over Hiroshima”
No LImit Flying Fish – www.rounder.com

DAR WILLIAMS “If I Wrote You”
Out There Live Razor and Tie – www.razorandtie.com , www.darwilliams.com
AARON NATHANS and MICHAEL G. RONDSTADT “Old Waltzes & Skylights”
Hang on for the Ride self – www.nathansandronstadt.com
THE YAYAS “Everything”
Everything self – www.wearetheyayas.com
DAVEY O. “The Easy Work”
A Bright Horizon LIne self – www.daveyo.com

MIKE & RUTHY “My New York City”
The NYC EP self – www.mikeandruthy.com
PAT WICTOR “City Boy”
This is Absolutely Real: Visions and Versions of Phil Ochs Risky Disc Records – www.patwictor.com
LUCY WAINWRIGHT ROCHE & SUZZY ROCHE “Bleeker Street”
Mud & Apples self – www.lucywainwrightroche.com , www.suzzyroche.com

MAGPIE “Which Side Are You On?”
When We Stand Together Long Tail Records – www.magpiemusic.com

HOWARD EMERSON “Rumble Strut”
The Wall Talks self –

HOUR 3
RED MOLLY “Tear My Stillhouse Down”
James self – www.redmolly.com

ROBINSON & ROHE “Hunger”
Hunger Laundry Line Records – www.robinsonandrohe.com
APPLEWOOD ROAD “Old Time Country Song”
Applewood Road Gearbox Records – www.gearboxrecords.com , www.applewoodroadmusic.com
SHAWNA CASPI “Take This Mountain”
Forest Fire self – www.shawnacaspi.com

SKINNER & TWITCH “You’re Always Right”
single self – www.skinnerandtwitch.com
LOUDON WAINWRIGHT III “Unhappy Anniversary”
More Love Songs Demon – www.lw3.com
STEVE GILLETTE & CINDY MANGSEN “Talkin’ At The Same Time”
Berrymania: The Songs of Lou & Peter Berryman Compass Rose Music – www.compassrosemusic.com
STAN ROGERS “45 Years”
Fogarty’s Cove Borealis – www.borealisrecords.com , www.stanrogers.net

LAURA ZUCKER “Haven”
Say Yes self – www.laurazucker.com
HEATHER PIERSON TRIO “(I’m) Confessin’ (That I Love You)”
Singin’ Vessel Recordings – www.heatherpierson.com
GATHERING TIME “Tanglewood Tree”
single self – www.howardemerson.com

DAVID BROZA & SHAWN COLVIN “Shotgun Down The Avalanche”
The Set List Broza Records – www.davidbroza.net
SUSAN WERNER “Vincent”
Time Between Trains Bottom Line Records – www.susanwerner.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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