The Hour of Slack
Song - Artist -
Like a Rolling Stone - Bob Dylan -
Scandinavia To San Diego 10-04-11
The Planet - Hans Theessink - Call Me - These lyrics were wriiten 1993 or earlier; could have been written today. And our planet has survived, amazing place we live on.
Rabba Ru - Kiran Ahluwalia - aam zameen:common ground - superb new release collaborative sessions with the legendary Tinariwen - Ahluwalia was born in India and migrated with her parents to Toronto, Canada as a child.
Borders - Yoko Miwa Trio - Canopy of Stars - Pianist Yoko Miwa displays unpretentious melodies, elegant phrasing, and the lyrical sensibility of a jazz poet.
Boys of Bedlam - Full Set - Notes At Liberty - Handed to me just before airtime by Joe, new celtic music just received.
In My Secret Life - Katie Melua - Pictures
Crush - Lira - self titled EP - Lira debuted two weeks ago on the show, here's another cut from the new EP.
Don't Stop - Gin Wigmore - Holy Smoke - song currently being featured as part of a Lowe's ad campaign.
Fair Susan - Quadriga Consort - Ships Ahoy - aka Quadriga Early Music Band is an early music ensemble from Austria. Founded in 2001 by harpsichordist Nikolaus Newerkla.
Broken Record - Katy B - On A Mission - Another song from Brit's new album.
Marble Halls - Sissel - Into Paradise
Emptyhanded - Andy Irvine - Abocurragh - Another new celtic release into the station.
Shekayat - Googoosh - self titled - 70s Iranian pop that was banned for years is very enjoyable listening.
Odyssey - SofiaTalvik - Blue Moon
Flowers of The Forest - Michael Lancaster
Roll Your Head In The Sun - Zee Avi - Ghostbird - Another song from Malaysan singers new CD.
Cantaloupe Island - Taeko - Voice - Herbie Hancock tune done beautifully.
Coeur Combat - Isabelle Boulay - Mieux Qu'ici-bas
White Cliffs of Dover - Dave Ashby - Poppies
Tramp Miner - Rankin Family - North Country
Sa Synd - Ingrid Hedin - Mike requested a female vocal Swedish folksong.
The little slice of Americana (even though Ferron is Canadian):
Tequila & Me - Greg Brown / Ferron - Treasures Left Behind (Remembering Kate Wolf) - Kate's music lives on sung by others.