Podcast: Acoustic Eclectic
Episode #17-23 | airing 6-07-17

When I was younger I was easily excited by new sounds. The seemed to be everywhere. As I have grown older I find most new music interests me less and less. However, occasionally a recording comes along that really knocks my hat in the creek as my friend Joe Newberry … → read more

Podcast: Spend a Week With Woody
Episode #17-22 | airing 5-31-17

Woody Guthrie

In the past few years there has been a resurgence in interest in the music of Woody Guthrie. The political times we live in and the growing chasm between rich and poor in the US makes Woody’s music as relevant as ever. Additionally with Nora Guthrie, Woody’s daughter, encouraging current … → read more

Podcast: Down to the Sea, pt. 2
Episode #17-21 | airing 5-24-17

This week on the Sing Out! Radio Magazine we conclude our two part feature focusing on Maritime Music. We’ll hear Lee Murdock, Lindsay Straw, Gordon Bok, Lindsay Stray, Molly’s Revenge and many more. Back Down to the Sea on the next Sing Out! Radio Magazine. LISTEN: https://singout.org/audio/sorm/sorm1721_podcast.mp3 To subscribe via … → read more

Podcast: Down to the Sea, pt. 1
Episode #17-20 | airing 5-17-17

This week on the Sing Out! Radio Magazine we begin a two part feature focusing on Maritime Music. We’ll hear Waterson Carthy, John Robert & Tony Barrand, Cyril Tawney, Stan Rogers and many more. Down to the Sea on the next Sing Out! Radio Magazine. LISTEN: https://singout.org/audio/sorm/sorm1720_podcast.mp3 To subscribe via … → read more

Podcast: Kids Stuff!
Episode #17-19 | airing 5-10-17

School is almost over and Summer vacation season is upon us. This week we’ll offer up some great music and stories for young people. We’ll hear Elizabeth Mitchell, Ella Jenkins, Bill Harley, Greg Brown, Dave Fry and others. So gather up the kids and sit down around the old radio … → read more

Podcast: Bluegrass 101 pt. 2, The Innovators
Episode #17-18 | airing 5-03-17

This week we conclude our two part feature Bluegrass 101 with a program focusing on the Innovators. Almost from it’s conception players began to alter the music much to the dismay of Bill Monroe. This week we’ll hear some of those innovators including The Country Gentlemen, Old and In the … → read more

Podcast: Bluegrass 101 pt. 1, The Pioneers
Episode #17-17 | airing 4-26-17

This week we begin another of our occasional features focusing on a particular style of music. Bluegrass for me began with the first recordings Bill Monroe made with Earl Scruggs. We’ll hear that initial tune and some additional music from Bill and the Bluegrass Boys. We’ll also hear some classics … → read more

Podcast: Batter Up!
Episode #17-16 | airing 4-19-17

Baseball

This week on The Sing Out! Radio Magazine we celebrate the arrival of Spring with a program of tunes about or associated with The National Pastime. I have been a baseball fan my entire life from the days of playing on neighborhood teams on vacant lots until today when I … → read more

Podcast: For Chuck, pt 2
Episode #17-15 | airing 4-12-17

As with last week’s edition of The Sing Out! Radio Magazine we’re focusing our attention on Chuck Berry in this program of covers and tunes by Mr. Berry. We lost Chuck on March 18th. As I mentioned last week that my plan of doing a program comprised entirely of Chuck … → read more

Podcast: For Chuck pt 1
Episode #17-14 | airing 4-05-17

This week on The Sing Out! Radio Magazine we begin a two part feature For Chuck. We lost Chuck Berry on March 18th of this year at the age of 90. He had ceased performing but was still recording with a new CD due in June. My initial intention was … → read more