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Fiona Ritchie on KALW!

May 15, 2015

"Folk Music & Beyond" features an encore broadcast of a special interview with Thistle & Shamrock host Fiona Ritchie this Saturday at 3 pm (PST) on KALW 91.7. She and Doug Orr talk about their new book "Wayfaring Strangers: A Musical Voyage from Scotland and Ulster to the Appalachias." We'll listen to Celtic and American old-time songs by Jean Ritchie, Pete Seeger, Joan Baez, Dolly Parton, and the Irish band Altan. 


Jun 15, 2013

"Folk Music & Beyond" offers new and recent releases in Americana by Steve Earle, Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell, Greg Brown, Patty Griffin, Bruce Molsky and others.  Also featured are old-time fiddlers Rayna Gellert and April Verch.  Broadcast 6/15/13; available on KALW's Local Music Player until 6/22/13.