Where to See the Show

The following stations will be broadcasting these upcoming shows:

* Cablevision, Morris, NJ, area
* Comcast Northwest & Central NJ2
* Fargo Access Channel 12, Fargo, North Dakota on Cable One
* Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN), New York City Also Web Broadcast
* Service Electric Cable TV, Allentown, PA (airing in 84 towns)
* BPN (Brooklyn Public Network) channel 1 Also Web Broadcast
* Cablevision Bergen
* Cablevison Oakland

Cablevision, Morris, NJ, area
7:30 PM Sun., Channel 21 Boonton Town, Boonton Township, Chatham, Denville, Dover, East Hanover, Florham Park, Hanover, Hopatcong, Jefferson, Madison, Mine Hill, Montville, Morris Township, Morris Plains, Morristown, Mount Arlington, Mount Olive, Mountain
Lakes, Netcong, Parsippany, Lakes, Netcong, Parsippany-Troy Hills, Picatinny, Randolph, Rockaway Borough, Rockaway Township, Roxbury, Stanhope, Victory Gardens, Wharton

603 Oct 01Harry Noble & Jess Bardwell

Folk Rock Americana duo; they've been in the Quimby Mountain Band for about 10 years now. Jesse will be singing lead vocals and playing mandolin. Harry will be playing guitar and singing harmony. Harry's grandfather, Foster Noble was an old friend of mine & played on Show 25A taped 4/24/90!They help me out with my new song "The Best Stuff Ever"

671 Oct 08Dave Vargo

native of East Brunswick, NJ, started playing guitar at the age of eight. By the age of 14 he was performing throughout the tri-state area with various jazz, funk, and rock bands. Dave graduated from Berklee College of Music in Boston with honors and went on to become a touring artist and session player… has worked with Whitney Houston, Phoebe Snow, Vonda Shepard, and Rupert Holmes… currently performs both solo and as part of an acoustic duo (Kim and Dave)...an active session player and songwriter

286 Oct 15Xiannian Xiao

amazing master of hammer dulcimer and Musical Director of Wossing Center for Chinese Arts based in Chinatown, NYC (with translator Julie Tay)

287 Oct 22Lara Gonzalez & Yael Shacham Percussion Duo

rhythm, movement, song and spoken word influenced deeply by long study of West African hand drumming.

288 Oct 29Siobhan and Willie Kelly with Regan Wick

impeccably played traditional Irish fiddle and flute music from local expert teachers with an award-winning step dancer & keyboard player

289 Nov 05Kathy Phillips Trio

great music to mellow you out. Best Female Artist & Best Song by the Courier News -- 14th Annual Makin' Waves Awards (3/28/02)


Comcast Northwest & Central NJ2
3:30 PM Friday, Northwest Channel 21 & Central NJ2 Channel 280
Comcast Northwest NJ (Hunterdon County area) channel 21 operates in 23 NJ communities & Comcast Central NJ 2 (Ch. 280) operates in 53 NJ communities listed at hsnoi.blogspot.com

662 Sep 29Helen O'Shea & The Shanakee Project

In 2016, at the release party for her first EP "Mama Told You...", Helen O'Shea put together a 10 piece band to perform her original songs, merging existing rock & bluegrass bands to achieve her unique "AmeriCeltiCana" sound. A smaller version of that band went on to become "The Shanakee Project" - the name derived from the Gaelic word "seanachai" meaning "storyteller", featuring Garry Pearsall, Drew Turock, John Mazzeo & David Ross.

663 Oct 06Heather Pierson Acoustic Trio

award-winning pianist, multi-genre singer/songwriter, arranger, bandleader, and performer. From New Orleans-style jazz and blues to rousing Americana and poignant folk narratives, Heather’s memorable live performances feature her virtuosity on piano, her bell-tone vocals, and her commanding yet playful stage presence while wielding a tenor banjo, melodica, or acoustic guitar. She performs both solo and with her acoustic trio, featuring Davy Sturtevant on strings/cornet and Shawn Nadeau on upright bass.

664 Oct 13Kate & Paul

passionate and diversely dynamic songwriting team whose sound, driven by melody and emotion, ranges from progressive electric blues-rock to folk-pop/world-beat with a message, and manifested by powerful vocal harmonies, accompanied by cutting rhythm and solo guitar.

665 Oct 20Banjo Nickaru & Western Scooches

eclectic mix of country, bluegrass, western swing, rockabilly, blues, traditional jazz, dixieland, old-time music, folk, roots music, Gullah-Geechee influenced 20s/30s jazz, music of New Orleans, originals and world music; Nick Russo (band leader, banjo, resonator, guitar), Betina Hershey (vocals, guitar), David Pleasant (percussion), Miles Griffith (vocals, percussion)

666 Oct 27Donie Carroll & friends

world renowned traditional folk singer & entertainer with musical roots in Ireland & America; based in NYC, has shared the stage with many legends of traditional folk music,performing with multi-instrumentalist Gabriel Donahue (toured for 5 years with The Chieftains) and fiddler Patrick Mangan (just back in NY from a world tour with Riverdance) .

667 Nov 03The Atlanta Café Band

original band with American roots; the members have performed together for over 35 years

668 Nov 10Mary Bragg

“…naturally sweet and pleasingly plaintive vocals shine against a mixture of country, folk, and rock creating a magnificent collection of Americana.” No Depression Magazine She has been honored in such prestigious songwriting contests as Kerrville New Folk, Telluride Troubadour, Falcon Ridge Folk Festival, Wildflower! Festival, and the International Songwriting Competition

669 Nov 17Fendrick & Peck

Full of wonderful spirit, creativity, and heart, Fendrick & Peck’s neo-traditionalist folk music is a brave concoction of mature lyrics with delicate melodies, exquisite harmonies, and a dash of old school. “Talent by soul mates,” said one audience member. With a constantly evolving performance experience, filled with old poems that stir the heart, evocative songs played on aged acoustic instruments, and charming stories, an evening with them is food for the soul.

211 Nov 24John Jackson

great Piedmont blues guitarist, singer and songwriter with at least 2 LPs on Arhoolie from the 60s, a sharp guitar & banjo picker with a warm engaging personality; he also shares some childhood memories & tall tales

217 Dec 01John Whelan

top notch Celtic button accordion whiz, friendly guy & wild man, a folkie whose album sales in the last 4 years hit 300,000!

218 Dec 08Jackie Tice

Kerrville New Folk winner, with a great album, Blue Coyote, including a song Christine Lavin called *a modern-day classic*

219 Dec 15Mark Cosgrove

Nat'l guitar flatpicking champion & fun bluegrass guy accompanied by outstanding bass player, Larry Cohen

220 Dec 22Larry Cutrone

Italian songs from a local Vegas-style one-man band known as *The Italian Wayne Newton*

244 Dec 29PING

Is it space jazz? ...rock fusion? Well-loved by WFMU's Irene Trudell; with mountains of equipment & effects, these guys make wild new sounds

275 Jan 05Jim Walker

a regular at Minstrel's Open Stage whose sweet voice and guitar strumming complement his repertoire of old folk songs

279 Jan 12TChin

Native American flute, crafts, jokes & storytelling

280 Jan 19Arlon Bennett

award-winning songwriter from Princeton


Fargo Access Channel 12, Fargo, North Dakota on Cable One
6:30 PM Fridays & 3:00 PM Mondays

653 Sep 22, Sep 25Calan

the remarkable talents of 5 young musicians giving a fresh and vibrant sound to traditional Welsh music. They breathe new life into the old traditions through their sparkling melodies, foot tapping tunes and spirited performances of Welsh step dancing. They blast their way through some of the old favourite reels, jigs and hornpipes with fast paced and uplifting arrangements before melting into some of the most beautiful and haunting songs.

654 Sep 29, Oct 02Eva Salina

renowned singer, interpreter, and teacher of traditional and traditionally-based Balkan music. Nurtured through years of mentorship by some of the greatest living Balkan musicians, Eva has devoted her life to the longevity and evolution of East European musical traditions. Eva’s rich, supple voice moves effortlessly through the intricate and demanding expression inherent in Romani songs, intertwining vintage pop sounds with her singular interpretations.

655 Oct 06, Oct 09Rodeo Gypsies Acoustic Band

though they usually include an eclectic mix of cover tunes, acoustic classic rock, blues, rockin’ country, etc. in their sets, this show features great originals by Steve Kunzman with smooth vocal harmonies, clean mandolin fills, expertly played shaker egg percussion and cool-sounding acoustic bass uke

656 Oct 13, Oct 16Billy Jonas Band

originally from Chicago, he has lived in Asheville for 21 years. His first ensemble, the Oberlin Big Bang Theory, was the testing ground for his brand of recyclable, homemade instruments, and neo-tribal hootenanny-ism; Billy honed his songwriting and singing skills in the duo The Billys in the '90s, and subsequently has performed both solo and with The Billy Jonas Band.

657 Oct 20, Oct 23Aideen O’Donnell

harpist & singer,Dublin born, she is two-time winner of the O’Carolan International Harp & Voice Competition at Keadue, Ireland and winner of the All Ireland Harp Competition at Granard, Ireland. Other awards include first place in both Gaelic singing and Harp instrumental at the Annual Irish Festival of New York, USA.

658 Oct 27, Oct 30Fiona Tyndall

Ennis born singer with a fascinating treatment of very traditional songs in the Irish language. She has essentially kept the lyrics and style of singing in tact with a beautiful voice and her own interpretation, but the packaging and accompaniment she has chosen is unexpected. It is rich and truly jazz.

659 Nov 03, Nov 06Cosmic American Derelicts

founded by George Kapitanellis "The Greek" in 1998, since then they have performed on stages through the eastern seaboard, UK & California, incorporating many styles of music into songs: Rock and Roll, Blues, Country & Western/Honky Tonk, Bluegrass, Traditional Folk/Mountain Music as well as some Reggae and Old School Pop. The current band line up: Scott Lauro vocals and guitar, Eddie Rainey vocals, guitar, dobro, mandolin, steel and George Kapitanellis on Bass and arrangements

660 Nov 10, Nov 13Tim Grimm & The Family Band

a Rennaisance man in the performing arts world… He has for the past 15 years, blended his love for songwriting, travel, and the storytelling of acting (theatre, film and television). His most recent recording, THE TURNING POINT, produced the #1 song on Folk radio in 2014-- KING OF THE FOLKSINGERS. It was a particularly gratifying honor given the song is a tribute to Tim's friend and musical icon, Ramblin' Jack Elliott.

437 Nov 17, Nov 20Lara Herscovitch

unique and charismatic singer and songwriter, her original music is a skillful blend of acoustic/folk, pop, and world styles

440 Nov 24, Nov 27Eric Mintel Quartet

hot contemp jazz w/ Mintel piano (*urbane, intelligent improviser, arranger & composer*), Nelson Hill sax, Dave Antonow bass & Dave Mohn drums

441 Dec 01, Dec 04Meg Hutchinson

Boston-based songwriter, at 29 has already won songwriting awards at Merlefest, Mountain Stage NewSong, Kerrville & Rocky Mountain Folks Festivals

442 Dec 08, Dec 11Straight Drive

straight bluegrass with plenty of drive *...the way Bill Monroe or Carter Stanley conceived of it.* Striking original material; fresh takes on older songs

444 Dec 15, Dec 18Jim West & Frank Sole

a duo of honored Folk Project elders: Jim, a prize-winning fiddler & songwriter, and Frank, a great, versatile guitarist, have played together for 30 years

446 Dec 22, Dec 25Stefan Grossman

legendary fingerstyle guitarist w/ long discography, composed dozens of tunes familiar to guitarists everywhere & authored many instructional books & videos.

447 Dec 29, Jan 01Ron Renninger

superb picking & vocals woven w/ well-crafted, powerful songs (that draw on wealth of experience from fascinating, well-traveled life) wide range of genres

450 Jan 05, Jan 08Ippy and the Project

Built on the songwriting of Paul and Linda Ippolito; a mix of country blues, pop, folk and rock; the full band has been performing frequently

451 Jan 12, Jan 15Eve Rantzer

pianist-guitarist from NYC writes songs about/from grit & inspiration within us, in styles all her own, born of symphonic music, jazz, rhythm & blues, gospel and rock'n'roll; also plays trad. New England contra dance music

452 Jan 19, Jan 22Chris Carpenter

long time FP member, treasure-trove of original songs & compositions on Irish cittern, mando and guitar; & plays beautiful Balkan polyrhythmic pieces and, of course, Irish tunes.

453 Jan 26, Jan 29Odarka Polanskyj Stockert

classically trained yet experimentally inclined harpist & poet plays eclectic repertoire w/ Celtic & Ukrainian/Eastern European overtones performing since 80s


Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN), New York City
2:30 PM Thursday on Time/Warner Cable Channel 56 & 1996, FIOS Channel 34 & RCN Cable Channel 83
Also broadcast via streaming video on the web at http://www.mnn.org/live/2-lifestyle-channel

220 Sep 28Larry Cutrone

Italian songs from a local Vegas-style one-man band known as *The Italian Wayne Newton*


Service Electric Cable TV, Allentown, PA (airing in 84 towns)
9:30 PM Thursday, Channel 50

651 Sep 28Emily Barnes

Tucked away in a town so tiny it isn't found on most maps, the singer-songwriter can be found sitting on the stone steps of her 200 year old home stitching together the latest melody from the fabric of her mind. That is on the rare occasion she is home. For the past few years, she has been tirelessly trekking down the open road playing venues of all shapes and sizes stopping listeners dead in their tracks with a voice that cuts to the bone and songs that pull on the heart strings.

652 Oct 05Roy Book Binder

Roy has the goods: the original, the bare-knuckle, the low-down . . . blues. Who can say they were friends with the Rev. Gary Davis and Pink Anderson? And toured with Arthur Big Boy Crudup, Hot Tuna & Bonnie Raitt ? Roy can. He has the stories, the licks, and the mystery of timeless music in his fingers.

653 Oct 12Calan

the remarkable talents of 5 young musicians giving a fresh and vibrant sound to traditional Welsh music. They breathe new life into the old traditions through their sparkling melodies, foot tapping tunes and spirited performances of Welsh step dancing. They blast their way through some of the old favourite reels, jigs and hornpipes with fast paced and uplifting arrangements before melting into some of the most beautiful and haunting songs.

654 Oct 19Eva Salina

renowned singer, interpreter, and teacher of traditional and traditionally-based Balkan music. Nurtured through years of mentorship by some of the greatest living Balkan musicians, Eva has devoted her life to the longevity and evolution of East European musical traditions. Eva’s rich, supple voice moves effortlessly through the intricate and demanding expression inherent in Romani songs, intertwining vintage pop sounds with her singular interpretations.

655 Oct 26Rodeo Gypsies Acoustic Band

though they usually include an eclectic mix of cover tunes, acoustic classic rock, blues, rockin’ country, etc. in their sets, this show features great originals by Steve Kunzman with smooth vocal harmonies, clean mandolin fills, expertly played shaker egg percussion and cool-sounding acoustic bass uke

656 Nov 02Billy Jonas Band

originally from Chicago, he has lived in Asheville for 21 years. His first ensemble, the Oberlin Big Bang Theory, was the testing ground for his brand of recyclable, homemade instruments, and neo-tribal hootenanny-ism; Billy honed his songwriting and singing skills in the duo The Billys in the '90s, and subsequently has performed both solo and with The Billy Jonas Band.

657 Nov 09Aideen O’Donnell

harpist & singer,Dublin born, she is two-time winner of the O’Carolan International Harp & Voice Competition at Keadue, Ireland and winner of the All Ireland Harp Competition at Granard, Ireland. Other awards include first place in both Gaelic singing and Harp instrumental at the Annual Irish Festival of New York, USA.

658 Nov 16Fiona Tyndall

Ennis born singer with a fascinating treatment of very traditional songs in the Irish language. She has essentially kept the lyrics and style of singing in tact with a beautiful voice and her own interpretation, but the packaging and accompaniment she has chosen is unexpected. It is rich and truly jazz.

221 Nov 23Artie Tram

a great solo performance by this loved singer-songwriter-guitarist, shortly after the release of his new album on Narada with stellar guests including The Band

222 Nov 30Paul Brubaker

songwriter, Mendham High history teacher & jam session organizer who sang with 10,000 Maniacs' Natalie Merchant

223 Dec 07Moses E. Josiah

The International Maestro of the Musical Saw, an award winner from Guyana, who has performed for the Queen of England

225 Dec 14Brian McArtle

plays guitar & sings radio-ready country with gorgeous harmonies from wife Nanette, co-writer Luke Liddy & bass player Walt Super

226 Dec 21Ken Galipeau

FP regular shares his foot-stomping rendition of a song about shopping in Hell and more amusing stories and songs

227 Dec 28Amy Fradon Band

a dynamic vocalist and songwriter, who has worked with a virtual who's who of folk-roots artists, the harmonies will put your in orbit

228 Jan 04Scarlett Blue Duo

vivacious Scarlett has toured internationally belting out blues, R & B and funk with Moon, master of the electric blues guitar

229 Jan 11America Viva

Juan Gonzalez & friends from Columbia joyfully play beautiful music of South America on harp, guitar, cuatro & piano

230 Jan 18Illegal Contraband

Liza DiSavino, AJ Bodnar, Mark Schaffer, and Jeff DeSmedt play spirited contradance tunes & other assorted tomfoolery

231 Jan 25Richard Gilewitz

masterful guitarist, composer, and funnyman who tours year-round and does workshops for GHS strings and Peavy sound equipment


BPN (Brooklyn Public Network) channel 1
Tuesdays, 12:30 PM on Time Warner 34; Cablevision 67; RCN 82; Verizon 42;
Also streams via https://iframe.dacast.com/b/37979/c/59738

233 Sep 26Wry Toast

trio playing folksy songs of FP's mild-mannered Luke Liddy, with Tom Delaney on slide guitar, and Jim Wright on mandolin & harmonies


Cablevision Bergen
ch 77, same schedule as Cablevision Morris in Alpine, Bergenfield, Closter, Cresskill, Demarest, Dumont, Emerson, Fair Lawn, Harrington Park, Haworth, Hillsdale, New Milford, Northvale, Norwood, Old Tappan, Oradell, Paramus, Rivervale, Rockleigh,
Saddle River, Tenafly, Woodcliff Lake


Cablevison Oakland
Ch 76, same schedule as Morris in Allendale, Bloomingdale, Bogota, Butler, Cedar Grove, Clifton, Elmwood Park, Franklin Lakes, Garfield, Glen Rock, Hackensack, Hasbrouck Heights, Hawthorne, Ho Ho Kus, Kinnelon, Lincoln Park, Little Falls, Lodi, , Maywood,
Montville, Midland Park, North Caldwell, North Haledon, Nutley, Oakland, Park Ridge, Passaic, Pequannock, Pompton Lakes, Prospect Park, Ramsey, Ridgewood, Ringwood, Riverdale, River Edge, Rochelle Park, Saddle Brook, South Hackensack, Teaneck, Totowa, etc.