Folk Music & Beyond

Saturdays 3-5pm
  • Hosted by Hosted by JoAnn Mar & Bob Campbell

The best in contemporary folk, traditional, and original music from America, England, Ireland, Scotland, and other parts of the world.

More information about the show and playlists at their website.

Hear the latest broadcast via KALW's Local Music Player page.

The great Irish fiddler Martin Hayes and guitarist Dennis Cahill return to Folk Music & Beyond for a live performance this Saturday February 25th at 3 pm. Hayes ranks among the most innovative and distinguished fiddlers playing traditional music today.

Now on KALWs Local Music Player : Bay Area Baroque ensemble Musica Pacificas live performance on Folk Music & Beyond. Members played selections from their latest recording Dancing In The Isles: Baroque and Traditional Music from England, Scotland, and Ireland. Judith Linsenberg on recorder, Elizabeth Blumenstock on baroque violin, Shirley Hunt on baroque cello, Charles Sherman on harpsichord, and John Loose on percussion.

Art songs, chansons, jazz, and sung poetry. Music by Jacques Brel and Gabriel Yacoub from France, Robb Johnson from England, Melanie OReilly from Ireland, and others.

Listen anytime this week via KALWs Local Music Player . Folk Music & Beyonds special guest is John Cruz, award-winning singer-songwriter from Hawaii. John is a guitarist, story-teller, and teacher and serves as cultural ambassador for Hawaii. He was chosen to play at President Obamas inauguration. John will perform a few songs and tell lots of stories. Well hear songs from his recent recordings Acoustic Soul and One Of These Days.

Photo by Timmy Wheelan

Listen this week anytime via KALWs Local Music Player . One of the leading, living exponents of the New York/Sligo fiddle style, DeMarco will perform live accompanied by Richard Mandel on guitar. Saturday, January 21 at 3pm on KALW.

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