Monthly Archives: November 2015

Villagers – 11/16/15

    Villagers is the band name for Conor O’Brien, and this week Conor brings songs from the latest Villagers album “Darling Arithmetic” to play in our studio. Additionally, Conor talks about an isolated songwriting process, Nick Drake and much more!

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    Blitzen Trapper – 11/9/15

      Blitzen Trapper drops by the studio to talk about the new album “All Across This Land,” and play some of its songs. While the last album was a roots-rock/hip-hop hybrid, the new album returns the band to their center, with straight up folk-rock, and great new story songs from Eric Earley.

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      Matt Nathanson @ The Leon Loft – 11/2/15

        In October, 2015 we started our 3rd year of live shows from The Leon Loft at Leon Speakers with the best one to date… Matt Nathanson and Aaron Tap hit the stage to play songs from Matt’s new one “Show Me Your Fangs,” and one amazing cover. Matt in our studio is always fun, but

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        Shara Worden (My Brightest Diamond) – 11/2/15

          Here’s a look at the new opera from My Brightest Diamond’s Shara Worden (with libretto by Andrew Ondrejcak). Shara composed all the music for “You Us We All,” and plays one of the 5 characters (Hope) in the ensemble that will debut the opera in November 2015 in the U.S. We spoke with Shara on

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          Featured shows

          Robert Glasper & Ledisi - 5/26/14

          Robert Glasper Experiment (Robert, Derrick Hodge, Mark Colenburg) joins us for a discussion of “Black ... Read More

          Paolo Nutini @ The Leon Loft - 1/5/15

            We’re kicking off the new year with a real treat… Paolo Nutini and his ... Read More

          Villagers - 11/16/15

          Villagers is the band name for Conor O’Brien, and this week Conor brings songs from ... Read More

          Brett Dennen @ The Leon Loft - 6/13/16

          Brett Dennen joins us for songs from, and conversation about his new album called “Por ... Read More

          Sharon Van Etten - 3/4/19

          New songs from Sharon Van Etten this week, performed at a recent Leon Loft session! ... Read More