Alternative Roots

Every Sunday at noon. Mike Davies takes a look at new and lesser known names on the folk, Americana and roots scene, both local and international, including a regular Featured Album spotlight and a local gig guide. Tune in and discover your latest new favourite.

This week: James J. Turner – Spirit, Soul & A Handful of Mud/Michael McDermott – Tell Tale Heart/Steve Wheeler – Better Man/Ohtis – Rehab/John Paul White – I Wish I Could Write You A Song/Michael McDermott – The Last Thing I Ever Do/Pete Gow – TV Reruns/Ida Wenoe – The Self Pity Song/Buford Pope – Five Minutes To Midnight/West of Eden – Vipers & Fireflies/Dervish w Kate Rusby – Down By The Sally Gardens/Celtic Woman – Ballroom of Romance/Michael McDermott – Full Moon Goodbye/Ralph Beeby & The Elephant Collective – Our Man Stan/Beau – Man of the World/Tom Blackwell – Memphis 6db/Danni Nicolls – Wild As The Waves/Fine Lines – Meet Me At Kiki’s/Eleanor McEvoy – Come Send Round the Wine/Amber Cross – Trinity Gold Mine/Michael McDermott – Givin’ Up The Ghost/Chloe Foy – Oh You Are Not Well/Field Medic – Tournament Horseshoe/Damien Jurado – Newspaper Gown/Michael McDermott – Sometimes When It Rains In Memphis/Mike Vass – Gate of Saints/Son of Cloud – Sam and the Trees/Michael McDermott – What Is This Day Were My Last/Todd Snider – Talking Reality Television Blues/Ye Vagabonds – The Foggy Dew/Luke Sital-Singh – Raise Well