Wed April 15, 2015
Folk Music & Beyond this Saturday 3 pm

Chris Webster & Nina Gerber Live This Saturday

Chris Webster & Nina Gerber

Listen to "Folk Music & Beyond" this Saturday at 3 pm for live performance by singer Chris Webster and guitarist Nina Gerber.  The soulful vocals of Chris in combination with Nina's exquisite guitar playing give their songs a special resonance and power, from gut-wrenching ballads to gentle ballads.  Chris and Nina have been performing together for the last 25 years and they'll perform a few songs from their new duo recording "Apple Blossom Lane." 


Wed February 25, 2015
Folk Music & Beyond Sat. 3 pm

Bruce Cockburn In Conversation

Bruce Cockburn

The great Canadian singer-songwriter Bruce Cockburn was our special guest on "Folk Music & Beyond" this past Saturday.  Bruce talked about his new autobiography "Rumours of Glory" and his early days as a struggling musician.  This candid conversation covered his personal growth as a compelling singer-songwriter and his evolution as a humanist Christian and political activist.  If you missed all or any part of this program, you can listen back to it in its entirety via KALW's Local Music Player.  The program is archived for one week following the broadcast.

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Wed January 14, 2015
Folk Music & Beyond Sat. 3 pm

John Gorka Live This Sat. at 3 pm

John Gorka

"Folk Music & Beyond" welcomes back singer-songwriter John Gorka, returning to the KALW studios after a long absence.  This Saturday at 3 pm, John will perform a few songs from his new recording "Bright Side Of Down", a meditation on aging and mortality and the changing of the seasons.


Wed October 8, 2014
Folk Music & Beyond Sat. 3 pm

Dougie MacLean's 40th!

Dougie MacLean

From his humble beginnings in rural Scotland, Dougie MacLean has achieved great success in the world of Scottish folk and traditional music.  His recent honors include the OBE (Order of the British Empire) and induction into the Scottish Music Hall of Fame.  This Saturday at 3 pm on Folk Music & Beyond, we'll celebrate Dougie MacLean's 40th anniversary in music.  Dougie will talk about his close connection with the land and family and we'll hear some of Dougie's most evocative songs.


Thu September 11, 2014
Folk Music & Beyond this Sat. 3 pm

Eliza Gilkyson Live This Saturday 3 pm

Eliza Gilkyson

A special live performance this Saturday with Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Eliza Gilkyson.  Her songs are deeply moving, honest, and reflect a generosity of spirit.  She'll perform a few songs from her new CD "The Nocturne Diaries."