Rise when the Rooster Crows features traditional North American music; roots, branches and beyond. In a new year that is shaping up to be as exciting as last year, our current current plot twists include ice, snow, and lost electrical power. So the focus of this episode, Snowmelt, is on songs and tunes of snow, wind, rain, muddy roads and deep water.
Local and regional musicians in this episode include Jon Broderick & Jay Speakman; Cascadia Folk Quartet (Chip Cohen, Mick Doherty, Lawrence Huntley, Kevin Shay Johnson); Jiggery Pokery; Tim Connell & Eric Skye.
Other musicians in the episode include Bruce Molsky; Alison Krauss; Zoe Keating; Band of Burns; Betse & Clarke (Betse Ellis and Clarke Wyatt); Doc Watson; Dorian Michael; David Grisman Bluegrass Experience; Solas; Tim O'Brien; The Fretless; Aidan Brennan, Johnny Cunningham & Susan McKeown; Stephanie Davis; Altan; Darol Anger; Debra Cowan; Tony Ellis; Sting; Abigail Washburn.