This week's episode originally aired 5/8/24 and celebrates Mother’s Day with lots of twang-filled songs of love and struggle from Loretta Lynn, Lori McKenna, Suzanne Vega, Kashimana and more.

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HOUR #2 PLAYLIST:
*New Releases

[Womenfolk Find]
*Ann Savoy / A Heart Needs a Home / Another Heart / Smithsonian Folkways / 4:03 (2024)
Tracy Grammer / Mother, I Climbed / Flower of Avalon / Signature Sounds / 5:26 (2014)
The Nields / Magnificat / Circle of Days / Self / 4:23 (2023)
Lori McKenna / Three Kids No Husband / Numbered Days / Hoodie Songs / 3:19 (2014)

[Instrumental Bed]
theyself / iv / roost / Self / 1:00 (2020)

Aida Shaghasemi / Spring (feat. Nima Hafezieh) / Spring (feat. Nima Hafezieh) - Single / Self / 4:44 (2022)
Susan Werner / My Mother’s Garden / Live at Tin Angel / Self / 4:21 (1993)
Suzanne Vega / Tired of Sleeping / Days of Open Hand / A&M / 4:23 (1990)
Kashimana / Strong Black Mother / Phantom Cries / Self / 5:08 (2023)


[Instrumental Bed]
Kaki King / Default Shell / Modern Yesterdays / Cantaloupe Music / 1:00 (2020)

Trevor McSpadden & Mary Cutrufello / Bandy the Rodeo Clown / Live at the White Squirrel / Self / Chaparral Street Music / 3:49 (2022)
Grace Pettis / I Ain’t Your Mama (Radio Edit) / Working Woman / MPress Records / 3:12 (2021)
Roe Family Singers / Loretta Lynn Blues / Sisters & Brothers / Bonfire / 3:12 (2024)
Loretta Lynn / One’s on the Way (feat. Margo Price) / Still Woman Enough / Legacy Recordings / 2:41 (2021)
Margo Cilker / Mother Told Her Mother Told Me / Valley of Heart’s Delight / Fluff and Gravy / 3:55 (2023)