Great Storytellers

10 p.m. to Midnight Host: Steve Winters

There are many, many fine storytellers in the world of folk and acoustic music. This is one in a series of occasional programs that shines a spotlight on some of the best. One bonus for this show: Three of the albums drawn from are new releases. In the spotlight for this show: Guy Clark, Woody Guthrie, Greg Brown, Mark Simos and Tom Russell.

  • Artist, "Title", Album, Label

  • El McMeen, “Greensleeves”, Breakout, Piney Ridge


  • Guy Clark, “Mud”, “Arizona Star”, “Soldier’s Joy/1864”, The Dark


  • Joel Raphael Band, “1913 Massacre”, “Don’t Kill My Baby And My Son”, “Sowing On The Mountain”

  • “Dear Mrs. Roosevelt”, “Talking Oklahoma Hills”, Woodeye, Inner Recordings


  • Iris DeMent, “The Train Carrying Jimmie Rodgers Home”, Going Driftless, Red House

  • Gillian Welch, “Summer Evening”, Going Driftless, Red House


  • Alison Krauss, “Crazy Faith”, “Take Me For Longing”, New Favorite, Rounder

  • Laurie Lewis & Tom Rozum, “Sleepy Eyes”, The Oak And The Laurel, Rounder

  • Tom Rozum, “Jubilee”, Jubilee, Signature Sounds

  • Del McCoury Band, “Don’t You Think It’s Time To Go”, “City Of Stone”, The Family, Ceili Music


  • Tom Russell, “The Santa Fe At Midnight”, Borderland, Hightone

  • Tom Russell, “Blue Wing”, The Long Way Around, Hightone

  • Tom Paxton & Anne Hills, “Manzanar”, Under American Skies, Appleseed

  • Tom Russell with Katy Moffett, “Gallo Del Cielo”, The Long Way Around, Hightone