WoodSongs

Series produced by WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour

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Live audience, Americana/roots broadcast from Lexington, KY. Free for affiliates. WoodSongs is a mix of performance and conversation.

Folksinger Michael Johnathon's WoodSongs Old Time Radio Hour is a NON-COM hour long, weekly live-audience, Americana format show that presents the best grassroots and acoustic music to our global audience. WoodSongs tapes every Monday night at the Lyric Theater in Lexington, KY. Over the years amazing artists have graced our stage like Brandi Carlile, Judy Collins, Neko Case, Jacob Dylan, Norah Jones, Peter Yarrow, and more. The live performance and conversation with the artists are used to encourage the audience to be involved in art, music and their hometown.

What makes WoodSongs so amazing is that the broadcast is all volunteer run and FREE to affiliate.

Over 44 new productions a year!

We are very pro-active with station IDs, promos, fund-drive pitches and more.

National Host Public Radio Affiliate: WEKU Eastern Ketucky Public Radio - Roger Duvall Station Manager. Hide full description

Folksinger Michael Johnathon's WoodSongs Old Time Radio Hour is a NON-COM hour long, weekly live-audience, Americana format show that presents the best grassroots and acoustic music to our global audience. WoodSongs tapes every Monday night at the Lyric Theater in Lexington, KY. Over the years amazing artists have graced our stage like Brandi Carlile, Judy Collins, Neko Case, Jacob Dylan, Norah Jones, Peter Yarrow, and more. The live performance and conversation with the artists are used to encourage the audience to be involved in art, music and their hometown. What makes WoodSongs so amazing is that the broadcast is all volunteer run and FREE to affiliate. Over 44 new productions a year! We are very pro-active with station IDs, promos, fund-drive pitches and more. National Host... Show full description


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Caption: The hammered duclimer: a unique instrument with a unique sound.
On this week's encore broadcast of WoodSongs, folksinger Michael Johnathon celebrates the hammered dulcimer with three master musicians Joshua Mess...

Bought by WETS, WLPR, RadioFreePalmer, WPCA-LP, Peconic Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Sep 16, 2016
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Harmonica master John Nemeth jams with our WoodSongs Kid Carson Diersing.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes blues and soul harmonicist John Nemeth plus award-winning songwriter and ...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WLPR, KJJF, KCMJ Community Radio, WOUB and more


  • Added: Mar 27, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Lowell Levinger performs The Youngbloods "Get Together" with Jorma Kaukonen, Michael and more!
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes Rock & Roll Hall of Fame member Jorma Kaukonen plus founding member found...

Bought by KWMR, RadioFreePalmer, KJJF, WRGY, WOUB and more


  • Added: Mar 19, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: 10 year-old EmiSunshine shows off her powerful voice!
On this week’s encore broadcast, Michael Johnathon selects some of his favorite WoodSongs Kids performances. A fund drive special of this show is a...

Bought by KALH, RadioFreePalmer, KVSC, KJJF, WLPR and more


  • Added: Dec 23, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Ironing Board Sam brings the house down with his version of "Somewhere Over the Rainbow".
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes three legendary blues artists from The Music Maker Relief Foundation - Ir...

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  • Added: Mar 06, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Blair Crimmins brings lots of energy to his brand of Jazz, Dixieland and Ragtime.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes ragtime and 1920’s style Dixieland Jazz with Blair Crimmins & The Hookers...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WLPR, WOUB, KZUM, and Peconic Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Feb 28, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Fiddlin John Maupin is only 8 years old and our WoodSongs Kid of week.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes one of the great banjo masters of our time Roni Stoneman plus brilliant 6...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WOUB, Peconic Public Broadcasting, and WLPR


  • Added: Feb 19, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Musician 1st Class Kenny Ray Horton from The US Navy bluegrass band Country Current.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes The US Navy bluegrass band Country Current plus master acoustic guitarist...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio, RadioFreePalmer, Peconic Public Broadcasting, WOUB, WLPR and more


  • Added: Feb 12, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Folk legend Ramblin' Jack Elliott on the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes "King of the Folksingers" Ramblin' Jack Elliott plus Nell Robinson & The ...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, KMXT, WOUB, Peconic Public Broadcasting, and WLPR


  • Added: Feb 05, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: 14 year old National Thumbpicking Champion Parker Hastings performs on WoodSongs.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes all star NOLA band The New Orleans Suspects plus Canadian World Jazz Flam...

Bought by WLPR, WEZU, KJJF, WYAP, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Jan 29, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Banjo greats Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn perform songs for their new album.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes banjo masters Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn.

Bought by WRGY, WYAP, RadioFreePalmer, KJJF, WLPR and more


  • Added: Jan 23, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: the students of The Kentucky Center for Traditional Music perform on the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's encore broadcast of WoodSongs, it's a Celebration of the Music of Appalachia as folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes Raymond McLain...

Bought by WOUB, KCMJ Community Radio, KVSC, WYAP, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Dec 23, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Ian McLagan performs on the WoodSongs Stage.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Member Ian McLagan in one of his final perform...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WLPR, WOUB, and Peconic Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Jan 08, 2015
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: 10 year-old EmiSunshine shows off her powerful voice!
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes Nashville bluegrass and roots duo Rob Ickes & Trey Hensley plus 10-year-o...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, High Plains Public Radio, WOUB, Peconic Public Broadcasting, and WLPR


  • Added: Dec 17, 2014
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Bluegrass legends JD Crowe, Doyle Lawson and Paul Williams on the WoodSongs stage.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes Crowe, Lawson & Williams a trio of bluegrass legends.

Bought by WYAP, RadioFreePalmer, WLPR, WOUB, and Peconic Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Dec 11, 2014
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 5
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On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, it's tribute to Buddy Holly featuring country music legacy artists David Frizell and Helen Cornelius.

Bought by Southern Branch Bluegrass, KJJF, KJJF, RadioFreePalmer, WLPR and more


  • Added: Dec 08, 2014
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Mud Morganfield and Kim Wilson with their tribute to Muddy Waters
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes Mud Morganfield & Kim Wilson celebrating the 100th Anniversary of Mud's l...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WLPR, Peconic Public Broadcasting, and WOUB


  • Added: Nov 26, 2014
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: FullSet from Ireland makes their debut on WoodSongs.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes the LA Afro-Mexican ensemble Las Cafeteras plus award winning traditional...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WYAP, Peconic Public Broadcasting, WOUB, and WLPR


  • Added: Nov 19, 2014
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Sarah Jarosz performs songs for her new album.
On this week's encore broadcast of WoodSongs, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes Austin Texas master musician and songwriter Sarah Jarosz plus a...

Bought by KJJF, RadioFreePalmer, WOUB, WLPR, and Peconic Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Nov 14, 2014
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: The expressive songwriter Joshua James makes his debut on WoodSongs.
On this week's WoodSongs broadcast, folksinger Michael Johnathon welcomes innovative folk singer Joshua James plus modern folk duo Neulore.

Bought by WYAP, RadioFreePalmer, WLPR, Peconic Public Broadcasting, and WOUB


  • Added: Nov 10, 2014
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 5