• Steve Kindig’s Best Folk Albums of 2015

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    Steve Kindig, Atlantic Weekly I (Saturday, 8-10 am est) In no particular order (Artist/Album/Label) with thoughts and top pick off each album Pharis & Jason Romero/A Wanderer I’ll Stay/Lula This duo was one of 2015’s happiest discoveries. On track after track there’s a purity to their singing and playing that’s striking. Gorgeous harmonies. Fans of […]

  • Peter Jones’ Best Folk Albums of 2015

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    Peter Jones, host of Folk & Beyond (Thursday, 4-6 pm est)* Listed Alphabetically (Artist/Album/Label) Anna & Elizabeth, Anna & Elizabeth, Free Dirt Riley Baugus & Dirk Powell, Tomorrow Morn, Wood & Steel Norman Blake, Wood, Wire & Words, WJAC Bumper Jacksons, Too Big World, Self Release The Dustbowl Revival, With A Lampshade On, Signature Sounds […]

  • Lonesome George’s Best Folk Albums of 2015

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    Lonesome George, host of Cosmic American Jamboree (Thursday, 12-2 pm est)* In no particular order (artist/album/label) Bumper Jacksons – Too Big World (Self Release) Eilen Jewell – Sundown Over Ghost Town (Signature Sounds) The Revelers – Get Ready (Self Release) The Dustbowl Revival – With A Lampshade On (Signature Sounds) The Malpass Brothers – The […]

  • WTJU Folk & World’s Best Albums of 2015

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    At the start of 2016, a few of our WTJU Folk & World announcers look back at some of their favorite 2015 releases.  To see each announcer’s list, click on the appropriate name below. One folk album which came up more than any other was Rhiannon Gidden’s “Tomorrow Is My Turn” (Nonesuch). Best Folk Releases […]