Below you’ll find some recent additions to the WPSU Folk Library. As always, please don’t hesitate to let us know what you want to hear from these artists or any others! Adam from The Folk Show
ARTIST: Art Thieme
ALBUM: The Older I Get the Better I Was
LABEL: Waterbug 045
DESCRIPTION: Collection of live songs from a 30 year span. An often-overlooked folk veteran.
ARTIST: Geoff Muldaur
LABEL: Hightone 8125
DESCRIPTION: Diverse offering from folk legend. Gospel to blues to jug band.
ARTIST: Pride of New York (Joanie Madden, Brian Conway, Billy McComiskey, Brendan Dolan)
ALBUM: Pride of New York
LABEL: Compass 7 4522 2
DESCRIPTION: Celtic supergroup delivers solid offering.
ARTIST: Beyond the Pale
DESCRIPTION: Great stuff from French/Canadian group! Klezmer / Eastern European influence abounds.
ARTIST: Van Wagner
ALBUM: Woolrich Coat
DESCRIPTION: One of PA’s finest singer/songwriters turns out another great album.
ARTIST: Laurie Lewis
LABEL: Spruce and Maple
DESCRIPTION: Diverse offering from normally traditional artist. Some very cool moments on this disk.
ARTIST: Paul Geremia
ALBUM: Hard Life Rockin’ Chair
DESCRIPTION: Folk to country blues - great stuff from ace guitar player.
ARTIST: Dave Alvin
ALBUM: Public Domain: Songs From the Wild Land
DESCRIPTION: CA singer/songwriter re-works public/traditional tunes. Great stuff.