Monthly Archives: February 2015

Strand Of Oaks – 2/23/15

    In this Acoustic Café segment, Strand Of Oaks drop by for a visit. Led by songwriter and singer Timothy Showalter, Strand Of Oaks explore Tim’s youth in Goshen, Indiana on the new album called “HEAL.”


    Raul Midon – 2/16/15

      Raul Midon returns to our studio this time to discuss his new album “Don’t Hesitate,” and play some of his new songs. “Don’t Hesitate” is the fourth studio album from this amazing multi-instrumentalist and vocalist, and features a co-write with 70s soul legend Bill Withers, who’s been away from music since the late 80s!


      Songs Of The Road Copy

        Through 2015, Acoustic Cafe and SongCraft Presents will be taking songwriters on roadtrips in our 2015 Ford C-MAX ENERGI. Along the way, these artists will create a brand new song! You can hear and see the results below… So, come along for the ride! ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Song #1: “Not Home Anymore” Artist: Lera Lynn The road


        Butch Walker – 2/9/15

          Our in-studio guest is Butch Walker, producer, writer, and a solo artist too! His 7th album “Afraid Of Ghosts” has just been released, and Butch talks about the new songs, working with Ryan Adams who produced it (“producing a producer”), and his own pop production work with Pink and so many more!


          Pieta Brown – 2/2/15

            Pieta Brown joins us this time for songs from her new album called “Paradise Outlaw”. Recorded at Justin Vernon’s studio, Justin joins in the proceedings, as well as Amos Lee, Pieta’s dad Greg Brown and her husband Bo Ramsey.


            Bob Seger – 2/2/15

              We’re thrilled to present a conversation with Bob Seger, talking about his new album “Ride Out”, songwriting, the 40th anniversary of his “Live Bullet” album and a 50+ year career. We recorded our visit in Detroit (where else) on 1/16/15!


              Cracker – 1/26/15

                David Lowery, Johnny Hickman and Cracker join us this time for songs from their new double CD “Berkeley To Bakersfield”. Embracing both sides of the Cracker musical persona, the new CD highlights the country side and the garage rock side of Cracker, each in separate full length discs of new songs.


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