Monthly Archives: February 2016

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San Fermin – 2/22/16

    The eight piece band San Fermin fills our studio with sound this week. The brainchild of Ellis Ludwig-Leone, San Fermin came together while Ellis was studying composition at Yale, and now has their second album called “Jackrabbit”, featuring the dual vocals of Allen Tate and Charlene Kaye!

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    City & Colour – 2/15/16

      This week we go back to The Leon Loft for a great live session with City & Colour’s Dallas Green, playing songs both old and new! 10 years since the Alexisonfire guitarist/vocalist started his City & Colour side project, the new album “If I Should Go Before You” marks a new high point for Dallas.

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      Lissie – 2/8/16

        Lissie drops by for some songs from her brand new album “My Wild West.” After a dozen years in Los Angeles, Lissie decided it was time to return home to the Midwest, and “My Wild West” is her farewell to the west coast. Now making a home in Iowa, Lissie has some interesting thoughts and

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        Maia Sharp – 2/1/16

          Our old friend Maia Sharp, and her old friend Linda Taylor drop by this week to play songs from Maia’s 8th album “The Dash Between The Dates.” A hit songwriter for so many, including Bonnie Raitt and Dixie Chicks, Maia’s album is filled with another group of clever, beautiful and intelligent folk pop songs. We

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