The Folk Show with Mike Alzo


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Mike AlzoJoin NCPR host Mike Alzo each Sunday evening from 8-9 pm for an hour of the best traditional and contemporary folk music.

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Folk Music
Inspired by the birth of a child and a new career, Austin Lunn's triumphant, ebullient new album as Panopticon steps outside his curveball mixture of metal and American folk.
The Glaswegian band's self-titled debut mixes country and folk with songs that veer into lo-fi punk.
Sindri Már Sigfússon is best known for leading the folk-pop band Seabear. As a solo artist, he goes by the name Sin Fang. For this session, he appears at Iceland's Rás 2 radio to perform four songs.
Hear the classical-folk band play four songs from the first of our <em>Sense of Place</em> visits to Iceland.
On this week's <em>All Songs Considered</em>: ecstatic dance-rock from The Juan MacLean, premieres from the adventurous producer The Bug, folk-turned-experimental singer Sarah Jaffe, Sinkane and much more.
Performing as White Fence, Tim Presley steers toward the gentle pomp of late-'60s psychedelic pop, rock and folk. Along the way, he writes to the canon from which he performs and bends it to his will.
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You can find or special order any of the music heard on this program from local music stores, including:
Northern Music & Video, Potsdam: 315-265-8100
Strawberry Fields, Potsdam: 315-265-7700
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