Folk Plus airs Saturdays from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on WJFF following NPR's Car Talk.
Folk Plus for Saturday October 4, 2003 Shoebox Shoe Part Two
90.5 Jeffersonville, NY. and 94.5 in Monticello. We Hydro-powered Public Radio serving the Mid-Hudson Region, North East Pennsylvania, and the Upper Delaware Valley.
Format: Artist - Track Title
Album - Label / Contacts
(Theme: Jay Ansill- The Two Horizons - Origami - Flying Fish)
Songs chosen from the shoebox of new arrivals back in June of 2003,
to by audience members who took the box home for the summer. Their comments
Sweet Honey In the Rock - Run
Respond II - Siganture Sounds
Respond is a 2 cd collection that support victims of domestic violence. See "respondproject.org"
Jason Spooner - People Like You
Lost Houses - www.jasonspooner.com
"Non specific generalization...piqued my interst"
Open Book - Out of TIme
Out of Time - North River
"drawn by haromies"
Ian Tamblyn - One Horse Town
When Will I See You Again - www.tamblyn.com
"A re-release of Tamblyn's 1980 - 88 releases!"
Ashley Gang - I am American
East Bound Train - ashleygang.com
"I like this song because it lets the world know in a way that all Americans
are not Geroge W. Bush!
Paddy Keenan & Tommy O'Sullivan - Maids of Culmore
Long Grazing Acre - Compass
"a hauntingly beautiful song with Tommy O'Sullivan's solft and clear vocals."
Undertakin' Daddies - Running Boy
Devil in the Rearview - Caribou Records
"Can't help but tap your feet to this cd"
Laura Wetzler - Children of Abraham
Songwriter's Notebook - 1 800 Prime Cd
"A chorus asking for understanding, based on an Iraqui-Jewish Hamaudil
Anne Feeney - Fannie Sellins
Union Maid - self
"This cd has many union related songs (Guthrie etc), but Fannie Sellins is
an Anne Feeney compostion about a Pennsylvanian widow who fought for worker's
Mark Weigle - When I Go
Different and the Same - markweigle.com
Cedric Smith and Terry Jones - Pour the Gold
Ten Lost Years - Rumor Six
"Recorded in '76, now on CD. Theis song is about the wheat harvest. Th\en
lost uyears regers to 29-39 the dustbowl years"
Tim Readman - On the Brink
Into the Red - timreadman.com
"I think this song is very relevant give our current situation in the world
Jacob Moon - (Scanlon/Nelson) I know you by heart
Landing - www.jacobmoon.com
"This acoustic live recording brings out the beauty of the words and melody. I could listen to this song many times in a row, in fact I have. "
Scott Sheldon - Ba Ba Lu
"Scott dreams of a trip to cuba, while in New Jersey. Lots of humor on this
Kimmie Rhodes and WIllie Nelson - I Just Drove By
Picture in a Frame - Sunbird Records
"When I was growing up, our house was filled with country music. Even
thought this song is new, it reminds me of those days, written by Kimmie, but sung
with Willie. Reminiscent of hearing Emmylous Harris."
Hank Cramer - (Tyson) Short Grass
The Road Rolls On - email@example.com
"Hank does a great cover here. ITs easy to picutre the great plains and wide
open grasslands as Hank sings"
Jay Mankita - Cliche Song
Official Bookleg Demo
Funny live songs that make a reality of cliches. Shades of Arlo Guthrie. So
did you...laughg your socks off?
Joan Armatrading - Prove Yourself
Lovers Speak - Denon
"Ive been a Joan Armatrading fan for many years. Her latest again shows her
talent for heart-felt lyrics and medlodies. I chose Pove Yourself for its
David Wilcox _ Apple A day
Into the Mystery- What Are Records? Records
"OUr apple tree has blessed us in abundance this year! In its honor I chose
this Wilcox song!"
Hilary Spencer - Here's That Rainy Day
Plenty - Strawberry Music
Hilary spencer/Grant Baynham - (Berryman's) Double Yodel
Plenty - Strawberry Music
Ani DeFranco - Here For Now
Evolve - Righteous Babe Records
"Hip hop folk? Folk Funk? A unique talent"
Appearing locally tonight at the Goshen Inn
Rod MacDonald - American Jerusalem
call 294 3991
Appearing locally tomorrow afternoon at Orange County Com. College
Joyce Anderson - Thomas
Call 342 0878