Folk in the media

Little or no folk music on BBCTV (except in Scotland!) Some folk music on Sky Arts, (Now on Freeview) RTE, TG4 (ROI)and ALBA.(For those with Sky!)
Radio programmes listed below:(Ange Hardy has a comprehensive list of folk radio stations Here)

  • BBC Radio Shropshire
  • FM 90.0 (Church Stretton) 96.95 (Ludlow) 104.1 (Clun) Sunday folk 6 - 8pm, networked Stoke, presenter Genevieve Tudor.  

  • BBC Radio 2
  • FM 88-90.2 Wednesdays 9pm, presenter Mark Ratcliffe,

  • Dean Radio Chris Arscott's Folk& Acoustic Music Show is now on Dean Radio 105.6 FM at 6pm Contact Chris on (Podcast on Mixcloud after the repeat on Sunday at 2pm)

  • Folk Show with Kevin O'Flaherty on Radio Winchcombe Every Monday 7 - 8pm

  • GlosTrad Folk Radio Podcasts inspired by the GlosTrad archive. Looking at the tradition of music and song in the county. Broadcast monthly – at the beginning of each month. Available via iTunes, Stretcher, Soundcloud, Mixcloud and directly from the website.


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