Monthly Archives: May 2016

Alejandro Escovedo @ St. Cecilia Music Center – 5/30/16

    Alejandro Escovedo joins us for a live session recorded on May 5th at St. Cecilia Music Center in Grand Rapids, MI. Al will have a new album with Peter Buck and Scott McCaughey coming in the fall (2016), but on this week’s show he shares some older songs and great stories to go along with

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    Jim Lauderdale – 5/16/16

      Americana MVP Jim Lauderdale joins us to talk about his latest album, a double CD called “Soul Searching.” Jim, a veteran songwriter and player who’s worked with everyone from Ralph Stanley to Elvis Costello to Lucinda Williams to Buddy Miller, went in search of soul in Tennessee’s two music capitals, Memphis and Nashville. Jim also

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      Robbie Fulks – 5/9/16

        This time we welcome back Robbie Fulks as our in-studio guest. We’ve been following Robbie closely since he made his debut in 1996 with the album “Country Love Songs,” right through his new album “Upland Stories.” Discussion of his music, past and present, plus performances of songs from “Upland Stories” make for another great visit

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        The Lone Bellow @ The Leon Loft – 5/2/16

          It’s another Leon Loft show this week with The Lone Bellow, playing songs from their two albums and something brand new! Our Leon Loft shows are a continuing series, in collaboration with Leon Speakers and our Ann Arbor, MI affiliate WQKL – 107.1.

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          Featured shows

          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

          Steve Earle & The Dukes (in NYC) - 3/30/15

          Steve Earle & The Dukes are the guests this week on Acoustic Café. Recorded live ... Read More

          Lake Street Dive - 4/18/16

          Lake Street Dive joins us for songs from their new album “Side Pony.” For “Side ... Read More

          The Head & The Heart - 9/5/16

          The Head & The Heart join us in the studio celebrating the release of their ... Read More

          My Brightest Diamond (@MusicTown Studios, Detroit) - 2/11/19

          My Brightest Diamond (Shara Nova) joins us for a stripped down performance of songs from ... Read More