Folk & Acoustic Music

Lucia Micarelli

Sep 25, 2018

September 23, 2018  Michael Stock interviews Lucia Mircarelli in preparation for her show in South Florida.

2014 Michael Stock talks to Steve Lowenthal, author of "The Dance of Death: The Life of John Fahey"

Jim Gregory - The Hanging of Tom Brown

Sep 19, 2018

2014 - Here is an interview from the archives of local storyteller Jim Gregory. His release of "The Hanging of Tom Brown" is a facinating story of being an activist in the racist south. 

Steve Tannen of The Weepies

Aug 29, 2018

August 26, 2018  Steve Tannen of The Weepies talk about the band's success and thier upcoming show in South Florida

Dan Call of The Villains

Aug 29, 2018

August 26, 2018  Dan Call in the studio with Michael Stock talking about his success with The Villians and trying some solo gigs.  Dan sings 2 songs from The Villians and his new single " Wish I Was Gay"

Jacob Jeffries - Mother Land

Aug 6, 2018

August 5, 2018  Jacob Jeffries is celebrating the release of his new CD and talks about life in L.A.

May 20, 2018  Michael Stock and Ron Cohen talk about the history of American Folk Music with music by The Weaver, The Kingston Trio, Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, and Peter, Paul & Mary.

Teresa Frontado / WLRN News

Since 1981, Michael Stock has been hosting “Folk & Acoustic Music” on WLRN, every Sunday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. His shows feature all types of folk music, from old-time to contemporary, in addition to hosting live in-studio performances of local and touring musicians. His Youtube channel features more than 900 videos of studio live performances, while the performances are also broadcast live on WLRN’s Facebook page.

T Bone Burnett

Feb 27, 2018

February 25, 2018    T Bone Burnett on Folk & Acoustic Music with Michael Stock

Jesse Colin Young

Feb 18, 2018

February 11, 2018  Jesse Colin Young had some big hits with his band The Youngbloods in teh 1960's. Today his new band started with his son. 

Peggy Seeger "First Time Ever"

Nov 30, 2017

December 3, 2017   Peggy Seeger's new memoir is a peek into the famous Seeger family, the British Folk Music revival,  life as a rengade, and a delightful read.

Emi Sunshine

Oct 17, 2017

Emi Sunshine is 13 years old and just released an album of great music and original songs.  I hope this will be the first of many interviews

September 3, 2017   Jean R. Freedman's new biography of Peggy Seeger is a fasinating look at the roots of American and English folk music and the impact that Peggy Seeger had on both. 

David Grisman

Mar 15, 2017

February 26, 2017  Legendary mandolin player David Grisman talks about his influences and history. 

Albert Mazibuko of Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Feb 22, 2017