Wednesday, November 25, 2009

This week in Folk Roots/Folk Branches history (November 24-30)

Folk Roots/Folk Branches with Mike Regenstreif was a Thursday tradition on CKUT in Montreal for nearly 14 years from February 3, 1994 until August 30, 2007. Folk Roots/Folk Branches continued as occasional features on CKUT and is now also a blog. Here’s the 13th instalment of “This week in Folk Roots/Folk Branches,” a weekly look back continuing through next August at some of the most notable guests, features and moments in Folk Roots/Folk Branches history.

November 24, 1994: Show theme- 20 Years of Flying Fish Recordings.
November 27, 1997: Extended feature- The Songs of Sylvia Tyson.
November 26, 1998: Guest- Richie Havens.
November 25, 1999: Guests- Dave Clarke & Ellen Shizgal of Steel Rail.
November 29, 2001: Guest- Stephen Barry.
November 28, 2002: Guests- Michael Jerome Browne & Stephen Barry.
November 25, 2004: Show Theme- Artists mentioned in Bob Dylan’s Chronicles, Volume One.
November 29, 2007 (Folk Roots/Folk Branches feature): Songs of the Carter Family.
November 20, 2008 (Folk Roots/Folk Branches feature): The Tom Russell Anthology: Veteran’s Day, Part 2.

--Mike Regenstreif

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