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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
10:23 am
Fri July 20, 2012

Fresh Folk- July 21

On the show this week, I feature the new collection of transcendent songs from Richard Shindell, and the latest traditional music release from the Carolina Chocolate Drops. I’ll also play songs from new releases by Cindy Novelo. Bruce Piephoff, and Emma’s Revolution, to name just a few. Join me this Saturday at 8pm for Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
9:55 am
Fri July 13, 2012

Fresh Folk- July 14

On the show this week, I feature the new collaboration from Stephanie Bettman and Luke Halpin, as well as the latest from the talented instrumentalist Jamie Bartschi. I’ll also play songs from new discs by Sharon Goldman, The Pines, and Honor Finnegan, 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
11:42 am
Fri July 6, 2012

Fresh Folk- July 7

On the show this week, I feature the vibrant harmonies of The Refugees, and the clever songwriting of Emily Hurd. I’ll also play songs from new discs by Ashley Robertson, Jimmy Wahlsteen, and the Franklin Brothers, to name just a few. Join me this Saturday at 8pm for Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
10:32 am
Fri June 29, 2012

Fresh Folk- June 30

On the show this week, I feature the story-songs from the James Low Western Front, and the new live album from fingerstyle guitarist Richard Gilewitz. I’ll also play tracks from new releases by Beth Cahill, Chatham Street, and the Sultans of String, among other talented artists. Tune in this Saturday at 8pm to Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
10:30 am
Fri June 22, 2012

Fresh Folk- June 23

 On the show this week I feature the latest album from the fabulous songwriter Darrell Scott, and the triumphant new release from Gretchen Peters. I’ll also play songs from new discs by Crabtree and Mills, Trevor Gordon Hall, and Ally MacLeod, among other talented artists. Join me this Saturday at 8pm for Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
12:20 pm
Mon June 18, 2012

Fresh Folk- June 16

 

On the show this week, I feature the haunting new album from Kathleen Edwards, and the vocally strong album from the Angel Band. I’ll also play songs from new releases by Steve Wacker, The Wood Brothers, and Keith Poppin, to name just a few. Tune in and listen this Saturday at 8pm to Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
10:25 am
Fri June 8, 2012

Fresh Folk- June 9

 Get ready for an evening of new bluegrass music this week, as I feature the world-class instrumentalists Brad and Ken Kolodner, and the new album from Steve Spurgin. I’ll also play songs from new releases by Laurie Lewis, Bearfoot, and Jackstraw, among other talented artists. Join me this Saturday at 8pm for Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
10:31 am
Fri June 1, 2012

Fresh Folk- June 2

On the show this week I feature the harmonious music of Bev Barnett and Greg Newlon, and the new image-based lyrical songs of Heather Styka. I’ll also play songs from new albums by Bill Andrews, Rebecca Zapen, and Billy Mitchell, to name a few. Tune in and listen this Saturday at 8pm to Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
10:25 pm
Wed May 23, 2012

Fresh Folk- May 26

On the show this week, I feature the affecting debut album from the duo Driftwood Fire, and the poetic new release from Kyle Alden. I’ll also play songs from new discs by Katie Quick, Jon Brooks, and Jay Einhorn, among other talented artists. Join me this Saturday at 8pm for Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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Fresh Folk
10:54 am
Fri May 18, 2012

Fresh Folk- May 19

On the show this week, I feature harmony-driven new releases; first from the all female trio Red Molly, and then the Canadian trio Three Metre Day. I’ll also play songs from new releases by Kevin Danzig, Dale Watson and the Gourds, to name just a few. Tune in and listen this Saturday at 8pm to Fresh Folk on Utah Public Radio.

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