This week's episode originally aired 7/3/24 and celebrates the July 4th holiday with songs of patriotism, protest and BBQ, including music from The Wailin’ Jennys, Raye Zaragoza, Nanci Griffith, Lucy Wainwright Roche, Eliza Gilkyson, Tracy Chapman and a new single by Jaspar Lepak.

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HOUR #1 PLAYLIST:
*New Releases
**Womenfolk Theme Song

**Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem / Cocktail Swing / Cocktail Swing / Signature Sounds / 0:50 (2001)
Lilli Lewis / My American Heart [Prelude] / Americana / Red Hot Louisiana Records / 1:13 (2021)
Mavis Staples & Levon Helm / This Is My Country / Carry Me Home / Anti / 4:35 (2022)
Amy Helm / Freedom for the Stallion / This Too Shall Light / Yep Roc / 3:22 (2018)
Nanci Griffith / Roses on the 4th of July / Clock Without Hands / Elektra / 3:36 (2001)
Big Red Machine / Latter Days (feat. Anais Mitchell) / How Long Do You Think It’s Gonna Last? / Jagjaguwar Records / 3:38 (2021)

[Instrumental Bed]
Yasmin Williams / After the Storm / Urban Driftwood / SPINSTER / 1:00 (2021)

Crooked Still / American Tune / Friends of Fall / Self / 3:23 (2011)
Lucy Wainwright Roche / America / Lucy / Self / 3:39 (2010)
Lucy Wainwright Roche / Chicago / 8 More / Self / 4:18 (2008)
Ana Egge / Fifth of July / Bright Shadow / Self / 2:35 (2015)
The Wailin’ Jennys / Firecracker / Firecracker / Red House / 3:51 (2006)

[Instrumental Bed]
The Chicks / March March / Gaslighter / Columbia / 1:00 (2020)

*Jaspar Lepak / Arizona / Arizona - Single / 2:49 (2022)
Crys Matthews / Hope Revolution / Changemakers / Self / 4:09 (2021)
Raye Zaragoza / Joy Revolution / Hold That Spirit / Rebel River Records 2:58 (2023)
Ani Difranco / Independence Day / Little Plastic Castle (25th Anniversary Edition) / Righteous Babe / 3:48 (2023)
Ani Difranco / 4th of July / Puddle Dive / Righteous Babe / 3:03 (1993)