Radio Free GAK Episode January 5, 2011

Folk Oasis [fill-in] - "On the eve of an epiphany" (2010 January 05)

7:56am - 10:06am

Val's in Austin, I'm not, so I provide a folksy mix with a Texas bend, an unexpected Icelandic feel and other rootsy tunes. Happy Coptic Christmas! Now you can throw away your tree.

1. Waylon Jennings: Luckenbach, Texas [Back to the Basics of Love] (Ol' Waylon, 1977) RCA Victor
2. Woodpigeon: Enchant?e Janvier (Die Stadt Muzikanten, 2010) Boompa
3. Y La Bamba: Winter's Skin (Lupon, 2010) Tender Loving Empire
4. Red Cedar: Raindrops in the Cold (Enter the Sun Gods, 2010) self-released
5. Shaunn Watt: In a World of Two (Praying for Handsome Sons, 2010) self-released
6. Siskiyou: Brevity and Insult (Siskiyou, 2010) Constellation
7. The Crackling: The Cabin (Keep Full Ambitious, 2010) Plunge
8. Timber Timbre: Demon Host (Timber Timbre, 2009) Out of this Spark/Arts & Crafts
9. Carolyn Mark & NQ Arbuckle: When I Come Back (Let's Just Stay Here, 2009) Mint
10. Haunted Hearts: Can't Take My Eyes Offah You (Howdy, 2010) Sandbar
11. ?l?f Arnalds: ?vag?mul Orku?ula (Vi? Og Vi?, 2010) 12 T?nar
12. Gu?ri? Hansd?ttir: Stj?rnur (The Sky is Opening, 2011) self-released
13. The Tallest Man on Earth: The Drying of the Lawns (The Wild Hunt, 2010) Dead Oceans
14. Nick Cave & Warren Ellis: The Rider Song (The Proposition OST, 2005) Mute
15. Megafaun: Volunteers (Heretofore, 2010) Hometapes
16. Karen Elson: Cruel Summer (The Ghost Who Walks, 2010) XL/Third Man
17. The Secret Sisters: Tennessee Me (The Secret Sisters, 2010) Beladroit
18. The Sadies: Choosing to Fly (Darker Circles, 2010) Outside/Yep Roc
19. J?nsi & Alex: Indian Summer (Riceboy Sleeps, 2009) EMI/Parlophone
20. Balmorhea: Divisadero (KVRX: Stimulus Package [Local Live, Volume 13], 2009) KVRX
21. Patton Oswalt: Bubble of Sanity (Werewolves and Lollipops, 2007) Sub Pop
22. Shearwater: Rooks (KVRX: Stimulus Package [Local Live, Volume 13], 2009) KVRX
23. Terry Allen: Truckload of Art (Lubbock on Everything, 1979) Fate
24. Crooked Brothers: Highest Mountain (Stay Gold Manitoba, Stay Gold, 2009) online
25. Mountain Man: Animal Tracks (Made the Harbour, 2009) Bella Union/Partisan
26. Laura Marling: Alpha Swallows (I Speak Because I Can, 2010) Virgin
27. Lhasa: Fool's Gold (Lhasa, 2009) Audiogram/Warner Bros
28. Vic Chesnutt: Flirted with You All My Life (At the Cut, 2009) Constellation
29. John Vanderslice: Romanian Names (Romanian Names, 2009) Dead Oceans
30. The Folklords: Thank You for Your Kindness (Release the Sunshine, 1969) Allied
31. Matt Sweeney & Bonnie 'Prince' Billy: Love in the Hot Afternoon (Adult Swim Singles Program, 2010) Adult Swim

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