Monthly Archives: July 2017

Dispatch – 7/31/17

    The band Dispatch joins us for some songs from their latest called “America, Location 12.” The first album from the trio in 5 years marks a re-commitment to their band of 20 years, but comes with some interesting twists and turns, both musically and between the band members. Chad and Brad join us to tell

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    Valerie June – 7/24/17

      On this week’s show, Valerie June joins us for songs from her latest album “The Order Of Time.”  Valerie talks about her interesting, inspired songwriting process, her concept of time and much more.  

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      This Week’s Show (2012 REVISITED): Week of 7/17/17

        Segment One: 2012 revisited 2012’s offerings from The Shins, and Kathleen Edwards, plus in-studio moments from Rufus Wainwright, Steep Canyon Rangers and Michael Kiwanuka. Segment Two: 2012 revisited Fun unplugged, Bahamas live in our studio, one of the year’s biggest hits, and a Folk Alliance session with Jonatha Brooke. Segment Three: 2012 revisited Jack White flies solo,

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        LP at The Leon Loft – 7/10/17

          We’re back at The Leon Loft this time for a cool session with LP, recorded earlier this year. LP did a few songs from the new album called “Lost On You” in front of a wildly enthusiast crowd at The Loft, and explained the slow-motion international success of the new record. Photo by Brad Ziegler.

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          Tift Merritt (w/Eric Heywood) – 7/3/17

            Tift Merritt returns, with baby in tow, to play some songs from her 2017 album “Stitch Of The World.” The new songs were created during an interesting time for Tift which included getting divorced, doing time in Andrew Bird’s band, working with Hiss Golden Messenger, and ending with a move back to North Carolina to

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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

            Colvin & Earle - 8/22/16

            Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle join us this week in the studio for songs from ... 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