For today’s special Christmas Eve edition of the show, Patty is joined in the studio by Jim Leary, UW–Madison professor emeritus of folklore and Scandinavian studies. Jim was recently nominated for a Grammy award in the Best Album Notes category for his work on the album Alpine Dreaming: The Helvetia Records Story, 1920–1924, released this year […]
Join us for a ragtag performance featuring TREEMO, Jourdan Hines, and Chuck Monax (of the Folk Song Field Guide) in a “not quite holiday show.” There will be plenty of rockin’ folk music to go around including a sprinkling of zany holiday tunes just for good measure. It will be an all-around, almost-festive event with […]
Wild Hog in the Woods 40th Birthday — Members of the independent, cooperatively-organized Wild Hog in the Woods Coffeehouse talk about folk music, the coffeehouse’s birthday, and celebrations at the end of the month. contact: Jamie Poindexter firstname.lastname@example.org
Wild Hog in the Woods 40th Birthday — members of the independent, cooperatively-organized Wild Hog in the Woods Coffeehouse talk about the coffeehouse’s birthday and celebrations at the end of the month.
Join us for this lively CD release party celebrating the reissue of Monroe, Wisconsin’s own Helvetia record label, featuring the Grammy award-winning owners of Archeophone Records Meagan Hennessey and Richard Martin, accordionist Deb Krauss Smith, and folklorist and Professor Emeritus James P. Leary.
The Nordic Fiddlers Bloc swiftly gained a reputation for their gripping and unique blend of fiddle music. Since 2009, they’ve captivated audiences throughout the world with their blend of fiddle traditions, original compositions, sense of humor and inter-band banter. Comprised of Olav Kuksengård (Norway), Anders Hall (Sweden) and Kevin Henderson (Shetland Islands), their clever use […]