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
5:51 pm
Sat October 13, 2012

Fresh Folk- October 13

In honor of UPR’s pledge drive, I’m presenting a foot-stomping bluegrass show this week, with featured artists The Steel Wheels and the Evie Ladin Band. I’ll also play tunes from new releases by Blue Mule, Molasses Creek and Mariel Vandersteel, to name just a few. Join me this Saturday at 8pm for Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio

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Fresh Folk
10:27 am
Fri September 28, 2012

Fresh Folk- September 29

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On the show this week, I feature the straightforward songs of Donna Adler, and the debut album from the California singer Jenai Huff. I’ll also play songs from new releases by Nanci Griffith, Paul Kelly, and Emily Pinkerton, among other talented artists. Tune in and listen this Saturday at 8pm to Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio. 

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Programs
1:44 pm
Fri September 21, 2012

Fresh Folk- September 22

Hi, this is Blair Larsen, host of Fresh Folk. On the show this week, I feature the unexpectedly uplifting songs of Spark and Whisper, and the endearing characters in the songs of Dave Potts. I’ll also play tunes from new albums by Bob Andrews, Linda Newlin, and Blue O’Connell, to name just a few. Join me this Saturday at 8pm for Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
12:17 pm
Fri September 14, 2012

Fresh Folk- September 15

On the show this week, I feature the inspiring songs of Lara Herscovitch, and the fierce and witty songs of Marian Call. I’ll also play songs from new albums by Greg Laswell, Nancy Beaudette and Trip McCool, to name just a few. 

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Fresh Folk
1:25 pm
Fri September 7, 2012

Fresh Folk- September 8

It’s an night of new releases in Celtic music this week, as I feature the new album from the band Bua, and the collection celebrating 50 years of the Chieftans. I’ll also play songs from new albums by Paddy O’Brien, Alistair Ogilvy, and West of Eden, to name just a few. Join me this Saturday at 8pm. 

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Fresh Folk
11:19 am
Fri August 31, 2012

Fresh Folk- September 1

On the show this week, I feature the debut release from the duo Jenn Rawling and Basho Parks, as well as the historical songs from Tom Irwin’s latest album. I’ll also play songs from new releases by Kath Buckell, Scott Cook and the Doc Marshalls, 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
11:54 am
Fri August 24, 2012

Fresh Folk- August 25

On the show this week, I feature the gentle and true music from Adler and Hearne, as well as the deceptively deep songs of Cary Cooper. I’ll also play songs from new albums by Tommy Womack, Andra Suchy, and the Atomic Duo, to name just a few. Join me this Saturday at 8pm for Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
11:20 am
Mon August 20, 2012

Fresh Folk- August 18

On the show this week, I feature the newest release from the Irish singer Mary Black, and the traditional music release from Katie Hoffman. I’ll also play songs from new albums by February Sky, the Green Children, and Cathy Fink and Marcy Marxer, 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
9:31 am
Mon August 6, 2012

Fresh Folk- August 4

On the show this week, I feature the Kerrville New Folk finalist Ernest Troost, and the return of the talented Barbara Kessler. I’ll also play songs from new albums by the Waymores, Anais Mitchell, and Mercedes Mill, to name a few. Join me this Saturday at 8pm for Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
12:16 pm
Fri July 27, 2012

Fresh Folk- July 28

On the show this week, I feature the character-driven songs of Drew Nelson, and the relatable songs of Chris Trapper. I’ll also play songs from Sugar Bayou, Dennis Warner, and Robert Linton, among other talented artists. Tune in and listen this Saturday at 8pm to Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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