TRADITIONS playlist for December 11, 2016

My annual “favorites” show.  Each year, I share 10 of my favorite CDs that were released during the past year. 2016 provided a challenge – I was impressed by dozens of new recordings that came my way. This list is just my opinion, your mileage may vary. I would LOVE to hear … → read more

Podcast: Best of 2016, part 2
Episode #16-49 | airing 12-07-16

This week on the Sing Out! Radio Magazine we continue our year end roundup of some of the finest new recordings. Old-Time, Bluegrass and Blues are on tap this week. We’ll hear selections from Fletcher Bright & Bill Evans with Norman and Nancy Blake, Jim Kweskin & Geoff Muldaur, Rory … → read more

Podcast: Innovators, pt. 2
Episode #16-32 | airing 8-10-16

This week on The Sing Out! Radio Magazine we complete our two part feature focusing on Innovators in Acoustic Music. We’ll hear some fascinating reworkings of Pop classics as well as some innovations in Klezmer and Dance music. Artists include Paul Simon, The Horseflies, The Klezmorim and Rodney Miller. LISTEN: … → read more

Podcast: Innovators, pt. 1
Episode #16-31 | airing 8-03-16

This week we begin a two part feature focusing on acoustic music innovators. We’ll hear music from The David Grisman Quintet, the Carolina Chocolate Drops, Seva Venet, Alan Stivell and others. LISTEN: https://singout.org/audio/sorm/sorm1631_podcast.mp3 To subscribe via iTunes, click .  |   To listen using Stitcher, click . Artist / “Title” / … → read more

Podcast: The Tribute, pt 2
Episode #15-35 | airing 8-26-15

This week we complete our two week feature focusing on tribute recordings. We’ll hear tributes to Muddy Waters and Sister Rosetta Tharpe. We’ll also pay tribute to the late John Martyn and John Stewart and finish up with a short quirky set of tunes dedicated to Bob Dylan. LISTEN: https://singout.org/audio/sorm/sorm1535_podcast.mp3 … → read more

SORM Playlist #15-24: Pass the Jug Around
(airing the week starting 6-10-15)

Jim Kweskin is taking many of the remaining members of The Jug Band on the road this Summer on the East and West Coasts. Accompanying him will be Maria Muldaur, Geoff Muldaur and Bill Keith. This week we’ll trace the history of Jug Band Music from the earliest bands from … → read more