Folk Plus with Angela Page
Saturday January 7, 2012:
Top releases of 2011 from 162,061 airplays from about 200 folk djs worldwide


Folk Plus has been hosted by Angela Page since 1993. 
 The show will remain on the archive site for two weeks.  http://www.wjffradio.org/wjff/index.php?section=38    
Folk Plus airs Saturdays at 2pm on hydro-powered public radio, on the web at WjffRadio.org  or locally at 90.5 fm Jeffersonville, N.Y. and 94.5 Monticello N.Y.
Folk Plus airs Saturdays at 3pm on the web at Wfte.org or locally at 90.3fm Mt Cobb and 105.7 Scranton the progressive voice of North East P.A.
    
Folk Plus blends contemporary folk , plus spoken word, Broadway, contemporary singer-songwriters or blasts from the past centered around a theme.   
Angela plans and records Folk Plus from home due to her extreme chemical sensitivities.   John Webber handles audio and website issues for FolkPlus.

Welcome to the 20th year of Folk Plus.   Welcome to the first Folk Plus for 2012.

TOP ALBUMS AND SONGS OF 2011 as compiled by Richard Gillmann from FOLKDJ-L radio playlists
Based on 16,2061 airplays from 197 different DJs can be found at http://nwfolk.com/topfolk/

  1. Alison Krauss & Union Station    Paper Airplane    3:37    Paper Airplane- Rounder   
  2. Gillian Welch    The Way It Goes    4:02    The Harrow & The Harvest- Acony   
  3. The Wailin' Jennys    Bird Song    3:33    Bright Morning Stars- Red House   
  4. Joe Crookston    Good Luck John    3:43    Darkling & the BlueBird Jubilee   
  5. Eliza Gilkyson    Slouching Towards Bethlehem    4:09    Roses at the End of Time- Red House Records   
  6. Susan Werner    On The Other Side    2:53    Kicking The Beehive- Sleeve Dog   
  7. Storyhill  [Chris Cunningham John Hermanson from Bozeman, MT]  Lay Down Your Weary Tune    4:12    A Nod To Bob 2: An Artists' Tribute To Bob Dylan On His 70th Birthday -   
  8. Brother Sun [ Greg greenway, Pat Wictor, Joe Jencks]     What Must Be Done    2:49    Brother Sun - Brothersunmusic.com
  9. Honey Baby Blues    2:42    Lauren Sheehan    Rose City Ramble       
  10. Red Molly    Walk Beside Me    3:09    Light In The Sky- redmolly.com   
  11. Steve Martin    Atheists Don't Have No Songs    3:51    Rare Bird Alert-Rounder  
  12. Danny Schmidt    Buckets of Rain    4:52    Man of Many Moons- Red House Records   
  13. Stan Rogers    The Mary Ellen Carter    5:05    The Very Best of Stan Rogers   
  14. Tim Grimm    Rumblin' In The Land    3:24    Thank You Tom Paxton- Vault   
  15. Joel Mabus    Rising Son Blues    3:43    American Anonymous- Fossil Records   
On next week's Folk Plus I will air some of my discoveries for 2011


Folk Plus is a SING OUT! magazine Radio Partner (www.singout.org)

Index to Folk Plus setlists. Check out my interviews  before I developed Chemical Intolerance

Thanks to all  those understanding my health challenges with
neurotoxic poisoning and chemical sensitivities   


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