Sunday Street Playlists
By CBackfish on Sun, 07/24/2016 - 4:48pm
Today's program featured a conversation with Garnet Rogers, singer/songwriter from Canada, centering on his book, Night Drive
By CBackfish on Sun, 07/17/2016 - 4:11pm
Today’s program highlighted some events in the upcoming Stony Brook Film Festival including an interview with Leslie McCleave, director of the documentary, "The Blind Boys of Alabama: How Sweet The Sound" and a conversation with Karen Levitov, Director of the Zuccaire Gallery, where the exhibition "On The Record: Album Cover Art" will be on view during the festival.
We also gave away some tickets to the Stony Brook Film Festival and to the Falcon Ridge Folk Festival to lucky listeners.
Our music mix featured some songs related to motion pictures as well as a set of songs noting Donald Trump's upcoming nomination as the Republican candidate for President of the United States. New releases included albums by Zoe Lewis, Natalia Zukerman, a release of an alternate recording of John Gorka's first album and a multi-artist recording celebrating Joan Baez’ 75th Birthday.
By CBackfish on Sun, 07/10/2016 - 3:56pm
Today's program featured an in-studio visit with Gene Casey.
By BobbL on Sun, 06/19/2016 - 8:10am
Bob Longman and Joe Vecchio, co-sub hosts
By CBackfish on Sun, 05/29/2016 - 7:07pm
Today's program featured a conversation with the great singer/songwriter Tom Russell, some songs to mark the passing of Guy Clark, new music from Colvin & Earle, Kris Drever and some newly-released recordings of The Highwaymen, as well as songs to mark Memorial Day.
By CBackfish on Sun, 05/22/2016 - 3:07pm
Today’s program celebrated the music of Bob Dylan who turns 75 this Tuesday. We also highlighted several tracks from his album BLONDE ON BLONDE, released some fifty years ago. Additionally, we played two tracks from Dylan’s just-released FALLEN ANGELS.
By CBackfish on Sun, 05/08/2016 - 9:03pm
Today's program featured a conversation with Brother Sun (Pat Wictor, Joe Jencks, and Greg Greenway) who will be in concert in the Sunday Street Series at The Long Island Museum on Sunday, June 12th at 5 P.M.
By CBackfish on Sun, 05/01/2016 - 3:31pm
A "May Day" edition of Sunday Street featuring some songs for the day, new music from Dave Gunning and Sugar Blue, some music from this past week's BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, and an in-studio visit from singer/songwriter Kirsten Maxwell.
By CBackfish on Sun, 04/24/2016 - 8:01pm
Today's program noted the passing of Prince as well as the loss of guitarist Lonnie Mack and multi-instrumentalist Pete Zorn, who worked with Richard Thompson and Steeleye Span.
By CBackfish on Sun, 04/03/2016 - 1:07pm
A phone conversation with Iain Matthews and a new CD from Willie Nile were featured on today's program
By CBackfish on Sun, 03/27/2016 - 7:36pm
Today's program featured a conversation with Brooks Williams as we shared tracks from his terrific new album, MY TURN NOW in its world radio debut. We also featured some tracks from a great new instrumental album from Bob Westcott.
By CBackfish on Mon, 03/21/2016 - 9:23am
Today's program featured a phone conversation with Suzzy Roche and Lucy Wainwright Roche. We also noted the passing of Steve Young and Gogi Grant.