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Ten Albums from Women, Released in 2017, That You Need To Hear

Ten Albums from Women, Released in 2017, That You Need To Hear

December 14, 2017 | By

At #FolkNRoots Radio, we strive to balance the music we play along a number of lines, including female and male artists. It can be a struggle for women in music to get their voices heard. Here are ten female artists who released albums in the past year. You might not know their names, but if […]

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Eight Great Country Records From 2017 That You Need to Hear

Eight Great Country Records From 2017 That You Need to Hear

December 13, 2017 | By

Some of these artists are well known, and some are a little bit under the radar, but in every case, these records are great examples of the real country music that is still being written, recorded and released. Artists are listed alphabetically. Check out these video clips, and if you like the tunes, buy the […]

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Nine Fine Songwriter Albums From 2017 You Need To Hear

Nine Fine Songwriter Albums From 2017 You Need To Hear

December 12, 2017 | By

These are all records where the named artist wrote, or co-wrote all of the songs on the record, and put their name on the release. We have a Songwriters Show on FolkNRoots Radio, so this seems an appropriate year end list to put out there. Records are listed alphabetically by artist name. Check out the […]

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Ten Roots Music Releases from 2017 You May Not Know, But Need to Hear

Ten Roots Music Releases from 2017 You May Not Know, But Need to Hear

December 11, 2017 | By

Year end lists time has rolled around again, but before we get to our Top Ten New Roots Records of 2017, we’re going to give you our Top Ten Small Label/Indie Artists Albums of the year. These are artists and records you may well not know about, but in every case, this is music you […]

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Twenty Eight Tunes – Saturday December 9, 2017

Twenty Eight Tunes – Saturday December 9, 2017

December 9, 2017 | By

Set One – 28 to 22 Claire Lynch Music – Black Flowers Sturgill Simpson – Brace For Impace Steve Earle and the Dukes – News From Colorado Gill Landry – The Woman You Are Alex Williams – Freak Flag Angaleena Presley – Bless My Heart The Small Glories – Had I Paid Set Two – 21 to 15 Hayes Carll – Sake […]

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Top Ten Most Played Tunes – Week of December 4, 2017

Top Ten Most Played Tunes – Week of December 4, 2017

December 8, 2017 | By

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Women’s Voices Playlist – Week of December 4, 2017

Women’s Voices Playlist – Week of December 4, 2017

December 6, 2017 | By

Kasey Chambers – Ain’t No Little Girl Shannon McNally Music – Banshee Moan Amanda Shires – She Let Go of Her Kite Rhiannon Giddens – At The Purchaser’s Option Kaia Kater – Little Pink Claire Lynch Music – Black Flowers Lynn Miles – I’m The Moon Lori McKenna – The Bird & The Rifle Lee Ann Womack – Wicked Angaleena Presley – Bless My Heart […]

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Top Ten Most Played Songs – Week of November 27, 2017

Top Ten Most Played Songs – Week of November 27, 2017

December 1, 2017 | By

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Twenty Eight Tunes – Saturday, December 2, 2017

Twenty Eight Tunes – Saturday, December 2, 2017

December 1, 2017 | By

Set One – 28 to 22 Shelly Fairchild – Why Can’t We Carry Each Other The Small Glories – Had I Paid Pharis & Jason Romero – A Wanderer I’ll Stay Claire Lynch Music – Black Flowers Angaleena Presley – Bless My Heart Alex Williams – Freak Flag Declan O’Donovan – Let It Rain Set Two – 21 to 15 Rob Lutes – […]

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Twenty Eight Tunes – Saturday November 25, 2017

Twenty Eight Tunes – Saturday November 25, 2017

November 24, 2017 | By

Set One – 28 to 22 Gurf Morlix Music – Bang, Bang, Bang Kasey Chambers – Ain’t No Little Girl Alex Williams – Freak Flag Mary Gauthier – Walking Each Other Home Pharis & Jason Romero – A Wanderer I’ll Stay Mama’s Broke – Count The Wicked The Small Glories – Had I Paid Set Two – 21 to 15 Declan O’Donovan – […]

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