Monthly Archives: July 2016

Michael Franti & Spearhead @ The Leon Loft- 7/25/16

    It’s another live show from The Leon Loft this week with Michael Franti & Spearhead. Michael is celebrating 30 years of making music, the last 20+ fronting Spearhead, and the release of the new album “Soulrocker.” Talk of music, activism, family and politics fills this week’s show, along with great performances of songs old and

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    Adia Victoria – 7/18/16

      Newcomer Adia Victoria and her band join us in the studio this week for songs from Adia’s debut album “Beyond The Bloodhounds.” Adia’s songs have bite, a point of view and raw power, especially in the hands of her excellent Nashville band.

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      Gregory Porter – 7/11/16

        One of the world’s great vocalists, Gregory Porter, joins us this week as our in-studio guest. Known as a jazz vocalist primarily, Gregory has also collaborated with Common, Disclosure, Van Morrison, and other greats from the jazz world like Lizz Wright and Diane Reeves. Gregory Porter and pianist Chip Crawford perform songs from Gregory’s latest

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        Judy Collins & Ari Hest – 7/4/16

          Two great guests, together, are our in-studio guests this week as Judy Collins and Ari Hest play songs from their new album of duets called “Silver Skies Blue.” Folk legend Collins, now 77, teamed with pop rocker Hest, 36, to write and perform brand new duets, a first for both singer-songwriters. Pianist Russ Walden joins

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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

          Ben Folds + yMusic - 9/7/15

          Ben Folds and yMusic join us this week for songs from Ben’s new album called ... Read More

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

          In October, 2015 we started our 3rd year of live shows from The Leon Loft ... Read More

          Squeeze - 1/4/16

          Chris Difford and Glenn Tilbrook drop by to play some brand new Squeeze songs. “Cradle ... Read More

          The Staves - 6/27/16

          Photo: Graham Tolbert The Staves are our guests this week, playing songs from their two ... Read More