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The Folk Wave
The Folk Wave is a weekly podcast featuring the best of BTR's diverse and extensive folk catalog. Exploring contemporary and traditional folk music in its many forms -- from under the radar lo-fi experimental tapes to sprawling, lush chamber folk to songs of heartbreak, joy, and introspection. Whether it's modern music born in California's foothills or ancient folk traditions of Mali, The Folk Wave on BTR brings it all seamlessly to your ears every Saturday.
Host Maia
Maia is a songwriter, artist, producer, and radio host based in New York City. She's also a singer, multi-instrumentalist and frequent tinkerer, who has spent time in Haiti and Colombia studying folkloric music…
Recent Episodes
Today's show includes music from Elisa Ambrogio, Man Man, Tim Fite, Villagers, and many more!
Today's show includes music from Butch Walker, Nathan Xander, and many more!        
Today's show includes music from Sam Kogon, Johnny V. Lewis, Franny Glass, and more!    
On today's show, we feature music from Kendl Winter, S. Carey, Lady Lazarus, and many…
  Today's show features music from Brendan Benson, Gabriel & The Hounds, Kelley Stoltz, William Rutledge, and many…
Today's show features music from Big Thief, Golden Suits, Songs:Ohia,  and many more!  
Today's show features brand new music from Dire Wolves, Mappe Of, The Myrrors, Laucan, and many more!  
Today's show includes new music from Avey Tare, Mammut, Tica Douglas, and many more!
Today's show includes new music from Shannen Moser and Lucy Rose, and favorites from JBM, Bur Gur, Bird Courage, and many more!
Today's show includes music from Cass McCombs, Half-Handed Cloud, Juana Molina, and many more!    
Today's show includes music from Edmund Cake, Allo Darlin', Diego Garcia, and many more!    
Today's show kicks off with the opening track from Adult Mom's new album "Soft Spots"  

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