SUNDAY 9PM - MONDAY 5AM
- Hosted by Bruce Bergethon
Acousticity showcases a broad spectrum of acoustic music, from the classic American folk sounds of Woody Guthrie, Bill Monroe and Bob Wills to more modern purveyors like Gillian Welch, the Milk Carton Kids and the Avett Brothers, with Celtic classics from Mary Black, Altan and Solas mixed in.
We feature new releases and in-studio interviews and performances on Sunday nights (see below.) You can listen to this unique blend of "flexible folk" any time by using the persistent player link above to access our 24/7 Acousticity audio stream, or visit the Ways To Listen page for more streaming options. Scroll down for the Acousticity stream playlist.
1/1/17 The best of 2016, with new releases from old favorites like David Grisman, Laurie Lewis and Sam Bush, plus fresh discoveries like Dori Freeman, Red Tail Ring and Ivas John.
1/8/17 "Boots No. 1," a collection of previously unreleased tracks from Gillian Welch and David Rawlings, taken from the sessions that produced their classic 1996 "Revival."
1/15/17 "Flight," a beautiful batch of tunes from troubador Coty Hogue, who wrote the songs on a 4000 mile bicycle trip from her native Washington state to the deep South.
1/22/17 The latest from bluegrass songbird Claire Lynch, "North by South," spotlights compositions by Canadian songwriters like Ron Sexsmith, Bruce Cockburn and Willie Bennett.
1/29/17 Virtuoso guitarist Jordan Tice channels his inner John Hartford on "Horse County," with originals featuring fiddler Brittany Haas and members of Punch Brothers.