TRADITIONS playlist #17-33

Airing live on WFDU on Sunday, August 12, 2017 from 3-5pm

Re-broadcast Saturday, August 19, 2017 (with a bonus hour) on BluesAndRootsRadio.com

This week’s was prepared as a reaction to the events that occurred in Charlottesville, Virginia and the aftermath. We shared songs about the Civil Rights movement as well as songs of hope, peace and love.

(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

3PM
Theme: HARVEY REID “Dirty Dish Rag”
Solo Guitar Sketchbook Woodpecker Records – www.woodpecker.com
JOAN BAEZ “Let Us Break Bread Together / Oh Freedom”
Joan Baez: The Gold Castle Years Razor and Tie – www.razorandtie.com , www.joanbaez.com

CATHY FINK AND MARCY MARXER “Song of Joy”
Get Up and Do Right Community Music – www.cathymarcy.com
LINDA McRAE “Be Your Own Light”
Rough Edges and Ragged Hearts self – www.lindamcrae.com
TOM PAXTON “Peace Will Come”
New Music New Hope for Tsunami Relief Streetcats Foundation for Youth – www.streetcats.org

DAVID ROTH & ANNE HILLS “That Kind of Grace”
Rising in Love self – www.davidrothmusic.com
PAT HUMPHRIES “Bound for Freedom”
Hands Appleseed Recordings – www.appleseedmusic.com
RHIANNON GIDDENS “Birmingham Sunday”
Freedom Highway Nonesuch – www.nonesuch.com
PHIL OCHS “Talking Birmingham Jam”
Live at Newport Vanguard Records – www.vanguardrecords.com

DAVID MASSENGILL “Number One in America”
Stories and Songs self – www.davidmassengill.com
ARLO GUTHRIE “Amazing Grace”
Precious Friend Rising Son Records – www.risingson.com

ANNIE WENZ “Amazing Grace”
Rain on Bare Skin self – www.anniewenz.com

HOUR 2 (WFDU Broadcast starts here)
PETE SEEGER “This Machine Kills Fascists”
Pete Remembers Woody Applseed Recordings – www.applseedmusic.com
BILLY BRAGG “All You Fascists Are Bound to Lose”
Live at the Union Chappel Cooking Vinyl – www.cookingvinyl.com

WOODY GUTHRIE “Tear the Fascists Down”
My Dusty Road Rounder – www.rounder.com , www.woodyguthrie.org
JAY FARRAR, WILL JOHNSON, ANDERS PARKER AND YIM YAMES “New Multitudes” New Multitudes Rounder – www.rounder.com
ELIZA GILKYSON “Peace Call”
Land of Milk and Honey Red House Records – www.redhouserecords.com

ODETTA “Spiritual Trilogy – Oh Freedom/Come and Go With Me / I’m On My Way Up”
Odetta Sings Ballads and Blues Empire Musicwerks – www.empiremusicwerks.com
JOSH WHITE JR. “Strange Fruit”
House of the Rising Son Silverwolf Records – www.joshwhitejr.com

PETER, PAUL & MARY “Because All Men Are Brothers”
Songs Of Conscience & Concern Warner Brothers – www.peterpaulandmary.com
CHRIS & MEREDITH THOMPSON “There But For Fortune”
Lines of Longitude self – www.cmthompson.com

JANE FALLON “Before the Fire”
Songs on Purpose Town Forest Books & Music – www.janefallon.com
LORI MCKENNA “Ruby’s Shoes”
Paper Wings and Halo Signature Sounds – www.lorimckenna.com
GINA FORSYTH “Sweet & Sunny South”
Promised Land Waterbug – www.waterbug.com , www.ginaforsyth.com
PIERCE PETTIS “Alabama 1959”
Great Big World Compass Records – www.compassrecords.com
THEA HOPKINS “CHICKASAW”
Chickasaw self – www.theahopkins.com
THEA HOPKINS “Jesus on the Wire”
Chickasaw self – www.theahopkins.com

HOUR 3
NOEL “PAUL” STOOKEY “Wedding Song”
At Home: The Maine Tour New World Media – www.noelpaulstookey.com

FREEBO “That’s What Love Is”
If Not Now When Poppabo Music – www.freebomusic.com
LYNN MILES “Flames of Love”
Black Flowers self – www.lynmilesmusic.com
THE NUTOPIANS “Love/Oh My Love”
Lennon Re-Imagined self – www.thenutopians.com
JORY NASH “A Song About Love”
Little Pilgrim self – www.jorynash.com

TYLER HUGHES & SAM GLEAVES “When We Love”
Tyler Hughes and Sam Gleaves self – www.samandtylermusic.com
JOHN MCCUTCHEON “Y’all Means All”
Trolling for Dreams Appalsongs – www.folkmusic.com
PAUL SACHS “Love is Love”
Love is Love self – www.paulsachs.com

BETH DESOMBRE “The Way to Hope”
Resistance self – www.bethdesombre.com
JUDY KASS “Look at Us Marching Now”
MP3 self – www.judykass.com
ERIKA KULNYS “Rise Up”
Rise Up self – www.erikakulnys.com

PETE SEEGER “Dr. King on Violence”
Seeds: The Songs of Pete Seeger, Vol.3 Appleseed Recordings – www.appleseedmusic.com
BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN “We Shall Overcome”
Where Have All The Flowers Gone Appleseed Recordings – www.appleseedmusic.com
LOWELL “BANANA” LEVINGER “Get Together”
Get Together: Banana Recalls Youngbloods Classics Grandpa Raccoon Records – www.lowellllevinger.com
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Ron Olesko
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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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