Saturday, June 22, 2019

Saturday Morning with Mike Regenstreif – CKCU – Saturday June 22, 2019

Saturday Morning is an eclectic roots-oriented program on CKCU in Ottawa heard live on Saturday mornings from 7 until 10 am (Eastern time) and then available for on-demand streaming. I am one of the four rotating hosts of Saturday Morning and base my programming on the Folk Roots/Folk Branches format I developed at CKUT in Montreal.

CKCU can be heard at 93.1 FM in Ottawa and on the web.

This episode of Saturday Morning can be streamed on-demand at …

David Newland- No Way to Stay Warm
Northbound: The Northwest Passage in Story and Song (David Newland)

The Afro-Métis Nation (featuring Russ Kelley)- It’s a Wonder
Constitution (The Afro-Métis Nation)
Our Native Daughters (featuring Allison Russell w/Rhiannon Giddens & Leyla McCalla)- You’re Not Alone
Songs of Our Native Daughters (Smithsonian Folkways)
Rising Appalachia- Sassafras
Leylines (Rising Appalachia)
Joel Rafael- Glory Bound
Rose Avenue (Inside)

Brooksie Wells- Maybe Not
In My Pocket (Down Home Diva)
Jay Linden- It’s a Crooked Train
Under the Radar (Jay Linden)
Tom Mitchell- Eastern Beer
1976 live recording – used with permission
Steve Howell & Jason Weinheimer- There’ll Be Some Changes Made
History Rhymes (Out of the Past Music)

Tom Russell- Small Engine Repair
Jamie Andersen- Man in Black
The Truth Appears (Tsunami)
Crowes Pasture- Slow It Down
Slow It Down (Crowes Pasture)
The Lark and the Loon- Take the Stairs
2 (Jeff Rolfzen & Rocky Steen-Rolfzen)
Old Man Luedecke- Wake Up Call
Easy Money (True North)

Extended feature: Songs of Michael Smith – the next 15 songs were written by Michael Smith.

Steve Goodman- Roving Cowboy (Ballad of Dan Moody)
Words We Can Dance To (Red Pajamas)
Claudia Schmidt & Betsy Redhed- Spoon River
Claudia Schmidt (Flying Fish)
Anne Hills- Rondi’s Birthday
October Child (Flying Fish)
Michael Smith- The Ballad of Elizabeth Dark
Such Things are Finely Done (Tales from the Tavern)

Mike Regenstreif & Michael Smith in Tampa (2014)
Jamie O'Reilly- Waving to Picasso
Swimming Deeper (Bird Avenue Publishing)
Tom Rush- Hobo’s Mandolin (This Here Mandolin)
Ladies Love Outlaws (Columbia)
Bonnie Koloc- Crazy Mary
Timeless (Mr. Biscuit)
Michael Smith- Sister Clarissa
Such Things are Finely Done (Tales from the Tavern)

Fourtold- Panther in Michigan
Fourtold (Appleseed)
Skyline with Tony Trischka- Stranded in the Moonlight
Ticket Back: A Retrospective (Flying Fish)
Michael Smith- Coffeehouse Days
Michael Margaret Pat & Kate (Wind River)

Barbara Barrow- A Real Good One
Remembering Fred: A Tribute to Fred Holstein (The Remembering Fred Group)
Small Potatoes- I Brought My Father with Me
Time Flies (Folk Era)
John Gorka- The Dutchman
So Dark You See (Red House)
Michael Smith- Such Things are Finely Done
Such Things are Finely Done (Tales from the Tavern)

Judy Collins- Suzanne
Judy Collins Sings Leonard Cohen: Democracy (Elektra/Rhino)
Steel Rail- Wooden Ships
River Song (Crossties)
Jesse Winchester- I Wave Bye Bye
Gentleman of Leisure (Sugar Hill)

Susan Werner- The Night I Ate New Orleans
NOLA: Susan Werner Goes to New Orleans (Sleeve Dog)
Victor Mecyssne (Victor Anthony)- Going to New Orleans
Hush Money (Sweetfish)
Jennifer Warnes- I Am the Big Easy
Another Time, Another Place (BMG)

Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee- Rock Island Line
Blues Masters, Vol. 5 (Storyville)
Stephen Barry Band- Poor Boy
Live (Fix it in the Mix Music)
Stephen Barry Band- Crazy Man
Live (Fix it in the Mix Music)
J. Reissner- Rocks Have Been My Pillow
Fallen Star (J. Reissner)

Stephen Barry Band- Pickin’ the Blues
Live (Fix it in the Mix Music)

I’ll be hosting Saturday Morning next on July 20.

Find me on Twitter. @MikeRegenstreif

--Mike Regenstreif

Saturday, June 8, 2019

Canadian Spaces with Mike Regenstreif – CKCU – Saturday June 8, 2019

CKCU can be heard at 93.1 FM in Ottawa and on the web.

This particular show is now available for on-demand listening.

Canadian Spaces on CKCU in Ottawa is Canada’s longest-running folk music radio program. It is heard Saturday mornings from 10:00 am until noon (Eastern time).

This week’s show was hosted by Mike Regenstreif (subbing for Chris White).

Guests: Mike Biggar, John Allaire, Missy Burgess.

The Afro-Métis Nation (featuring Chris White & George Elliott Clarke)- Hymn to Portia White
Constitution (The Afro-Métis Nation)
Kaia Kater- New Colossus
Grenades (Smithsonian Folkways)
Michael Jerome Browne- Where is the Song
That’s Where It’s At! (Borealis)
J. Reissner- Follow the Sunshine
Fallen Star (J. Reissner)
Po’ Girl- Abilene
Po’ Girl (Jericho Beach)
Old Man Luedecke- Easy Money
Easy Money (True North)
Wade Hemsworth with the Mountain City Four (lead vocal: Kate McGarrigle)- The Log Driver’s Waltz
Wade Hemsworth with the Mountain City Four (Peter Weldon)
David Newland- Poor William Braine
Northbound: The Northwest Passage in Story and Song (David Newland)
Jamie Andersen- Open Water
The Truth Appears (Tsunami)
Ken Tizzard- Boy from Old Perlican
Irish Mythen- The Bravery
Little Bones (Irish Mythen)
Same Latitude as Rome (with Sean McCann)- Stay the Course
Stay the Course (Same Latitude as Rome)

Mose Scarlett- Lulu’s Back in Town
Precious Seconds (Borealis)
Leon Redbone- Polly Wolly Doodle
On the Track (Warner Bros.)
Dr. John- Didn’t He Ramble
Goin’ Back to New Orleans (Warner Bros.)

Mike Biggar & John Allaire- All the Same
Live in the studio

John Allaire & Mike Biggar- Magnets
Live in the studio

Mike Biggar & John Allaire- What Can I Do
Live in the studio

Missy Burgess- Time
Play Me Sweet (Missy Burgess)

Missy Burgess- Blue Sweater
Lemon Pie (Missy Burgess)

Tom Russell- Play One More
Ian Hanchet- I’ll Fly Away
New Life (Ian Hanchet)

Alana & Leigh Cline- The Black Mill
Alana & Leigh Cline (Scimitar)

My next show on CKCU is June 22 when I’ll be hosting the Saturday Morning program from 7 until 10 am.

Find me on Twitter. @MikeRegenstreif

--Mike Regenstreif