Tuesday, January 5, 2010
This week in Folk Roots/Folk Branches history (January 5-11)
January 5, 1995: Show theme- Water Music: Songs of Rivers, Lakes and Seas.
January 11, 1996: Extended feature- John Stewart.
January 9, 1997: Extended features: The Stones of Callanish, a folk opera by Les Barker; A Tribute to the late Townes Van Zandt.
January 11, 2001: Guest- Elijah Wald, author of Josh White: Society Blues (University of Massachusetts Press).
January 10, 2002: Show theme- Collaborations.
January 8, 2009 (Folk Roots/Folk Branches feature): Honouring the memory of Odetta.
Pictured: Odetta, David Keys and Mike Regenstreif at the 2008 Ottawa Folk Festival.