The Folk Show 2/2/14 – Pete Seeger Tribute – Hosted by Kathy Kelly

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Folk Show Archives

Here’s our show originally broadcast on February 2nd, hosted by Kathy Kelly. Kathy is joined by guest Kristin Lems as we remember and celebrate the life of Pete Seeger who passed away on January 27, 2014

	

 

Comments (0) Feb 23 2014

Please consider a donation to WNUR today by calling 847-491-3655

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Today is the one day of the year where we ask you to consider a donation to WNUR and the Folk Show. We have lots of great thank you gifts including concert tickets, CD’s, guest DJ slots and even some food this year. You can see all of the premiums right here. Just page down to the Folk Show section.

WNUR’s annual Phoneathon is the only time of the year we ask our listeners for their financial support. As an independent, commercial-free station this fundraiser is how we survive! A successful Phoneathon lets us keep our programming ad-free and will provide the resources to allow us to upgrade our equipment and to provide you with more consistent and robust show archives and special features.

If you wish to donate over the phone, call (847) 491-3655 during our show, and one of our operators will direct you through the process. You can also donate online, using Northwestern University’s secure donation system

You can donate all week by calling 847-491-3655, but why not call during our show between 10am-Noon today.

Thanks with love for your continued support.

Kathy, Sue and Ron

Comments (0) Feb 23 2014

More Archive Shows Coming Soon

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We’ll be posting archives of our last several shows very soon including our recent tribute to Pete Seeger, hosted by Kathy Kelly.

Comments (0) Feb 17 2014

Eddy Clearwater Interview

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Here is Lynn Orman’s interview with Eddy Clearwater from the 1/5/14 Blues Show

Comments (0) Jan 13 2014

Breakfast with the Bagels 1-4-14

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Folk Show Archives

Here’s our occasional Freeform show we call “Breakfast with the Bagels”, hosted by Ron Lewis.

You can see the playlist for the show right here.

	

 

Comments (0) Jan 06 2014

The Folk Show 12/29/13, hosted by Ron Lewis – Year-end show – Part 1 and Remember the Barbarossa

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Folk Show Archives

Here’s our show originally broadcast on Sunday December 29th, hosted by Ron Lewis.

In the first part of the show, we highlight some of our favorite new releases from 2013. We didn’t quite finish, so we’ll continue our look back in early 2014. Then we talked to singer-songwriter Bill Gorak as we reminisced about the late-great Chicago folk club The Barbarossa

The Barbarossa

You can see the playlist for the show right here.

	

 

Comments (2) Dec 31 2013

Breakfast with the Bagels 12-28-13

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Folk Show Archives

Here’s our occasional Freeform show we call “Breakfast with the Bagels”, hosted by Ron Lewis.

You can see the playlist for the show right here.

	

 

Comments (0) Dec 28 2013

Both Kinds with Al Finley 12/22/13 – Ray Price Tribute

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Here is Al’s Christmas Show, which starts off with a loving tribute to Ray Price who passed away on Monday December 16th.

Tune in each Sunday at High Noon, following the Folk Show, for “Both Kinds” hosted by Al Finley. Both Kinds features an eclectic mix of Americana and Old-Time Country Music and much like The Folk Show features a concert calendar segment and visits with traveling musicians. You can learn more about Al and “Both Kinds” at his Facebook page

	

 

Comments (0) Dec 25 2013

The Folk Show Christmas Show, Hosted by Kathy Kelly with Ron Lewis

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Folk Show Archives

Here’s our Christmas show originally broadcast on Sunday December 22nd hosted by Kathy Kelly and Ron Lewis. We visit with Stuart Rosenberg and Emily Guthrie to talk about First Night Evanston, Mark Dvorak who plays some tunes and reads from his new book “Bowling For Christmas and Other Tales from the Road, Michael Smith and Jamie O’Reilly come by o sing some Christmas Tunes, and then we wrap up the show with a visit from the First Lady of Children’s Music, Ella Jenkins.

	

 

Comments (0) Dec 24 2013

The Folk Show 12/15/13, Hosted by Sue Kessell

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Folk Show Archives

Here’s our show originally broadcast on Sunday December 15th, hosted by Sue Kessell.

You can see the playlist for the show right here.

	

 

Comments (0) Dec 24 2013