Blair Larsen

Program Producer, Fresh Folk

Originally from Virginia, Blair has lived in Logan for 20 years. She has earned degrees in Environmental Science, Earth Science Education, and Geology. She has been involved in the folk music community for many years, producing local concerts for nearly 20 years, and hosting Fresh Folk for over a decade. Blair is an avid fan of both science and music, and attempts to indulge both sides of her brain every day. Blair and her husband share their home with 4 exceptional cats.

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Fresh Folk
12:17 pm
Fri October 18, 2013

Fresh Folk- October 19

On the show this week, I feature the new collection of Paul McCartney songs done in the Americana style, and the new album from the late John Stewart’s muse, Buffy Ford Stewart. I’ll also play songs from new releases by Ari and Mia, Jen Chapin and Shawn Colvin, to name just a few. Join me this Saturday at 8pm for Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
1:45 pm
Fri October 11, 2013

Fresh Folk- October 12

It’s a trip across the pond this week, as I feature new releases in Celtic music, including the beautiful singing of Michael Londra, and the new collection of Ceolbeg tunes. I’ll also play songs from new discs by Clannad, Burning Bridget Cleary, and FiddleWhamdiddle, among other talented artists. Tune in and listen this Saturday at 8pm to Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
8:35 am
Sat October 5, 2013

Fresh Folk- October 5

Get ready for a special membership drive edition of Fresh Folk this week, as I feature the new release from the amazing songwriter Buddy Mondlock, and the latest album from the talented Tret Fure. I’ll also play songs from new albums by Deborah Holland, Amy Coffman, and Andrew Calhoun, to name just a few. Join me this Saturday at 8pm for Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
1:15 pm
Fri September 13, 2013

Fresh Folk- September 14

On the show this week, I feature the fresh new album from Kim Richey, and the new release from the harmonizing trio The Boxcar Lilies. I’ll also play songs from new releases by Willie Nelson, Ashley Monroe, and Jason Boland, among other talented artists. Tune in and listen this Saturday at 8pm to Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
3:50 pm
Fri August 30, 2013

Fresh Folk- August 31

On the show this week, I feature the shimmering sound of Amy Speace’s new release, and the vivid lyrics on the new album by Tylan. I’ll also play tracks from albums by Jason Isbell, Stephen Kellogg, and Dar Williams, to name just a few. Join me this Saturday at 8pm for Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
1:00 pm
Fri August 23, 2013

Fresh Folk- August 24

On the show this week, I feature the gorgeous new album from Sloan Wainwright, and the latest passionate release from Susan Werner. I’ll also play songs from new discs by Tom Curren, Kyle Pederson, and James Durst, among other talented artists. Tune in and listen this Saturday at 8pm to Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
12:17 pm
Fri August 9, 2013

Fresh Folk- August 10

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Hi, this is Blair Larsen, host of Fresh Folk. It’s a night of new releases in bluegrass music this week, as I featured the 17th album from the immensely talented Kathy Kallick, as well as the latest from the Howlin Brothers. I’ll also play tracks from new albums by the Banjo Babes, Dailey and Vincent, and the SteelDrivers, among other talented artists. Tune in and listen this Saturday at 8pm to Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
12:14 pm
Fri August 2, 2013

Fresh Folk- August 3

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Hi, this is Blair Larsen, host of Fresh Folk. On the show this week, I feature the new album from the harmonious trio Brother Sun, and the latest from the dynamic Melissa Greener. I’ll also play songs from new releases by Dan Weber, Billy Bragg, and Zoe Mulford, to name just a few. Join me this Saturday at 8 p.m. for Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
2:00 pm
Fri July 26, 2013

Fresh Folk- July 27

Catfish Keith

It’s a night of blues music this week, as I feature the new album from Jon Shain, and the latest from the talented Catfish Keith. I’ll also play songs from new discs by Sena Ehrhardt, Marghi Allen, and the Cash Box Kings, among other talented artists. Tune in and listen this Saturday at 8 p.m. to Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
2:51 pm
Fri July 19, 2013

Fresh Folk- July 20

On the show this week, I feature the rural songs of David Mallett, and the nature-themed tunes from Elaine Mahon. I’ll also play songs from new albums by Ben Bullington, Carrie Rodriguez and Mary Gauthier, to name just a few. Join me this Saturday at 8pm for Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio. ­­

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