Monthly Archives: July 2017


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.  


    This Week’s Show (#1176): Week of 7/24/17

      Segment One: Newport Folk performers Shovels & Rope, John Prine, Offa Rex, Regina Spektor and Ben Gibbard. Segment Two: I’m With Her and in-studio guest Valerie June. Segment Three: Newport performers Billy Bragg & Joe Henry, Whitney, Joseph and Robert Ellis. Segment Four: Newport performers Fleet Foxes, Michael Kiwanuka, Avett Brothers, The Head & The Heart and Blind


      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,


        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.


          This Week’s Show (#1174): Week of 7/10/17

            Segment One: Beck, This Is The Kit, Lillie Mae, new solo Deb Talan and Deb with her husband Greg (The Weepies) live here. Segment Two: A Beatles classic from Jonah Smith and in-studio guest LP at The Leon Loft. Segment Three: Craig Finn tells a story, The Mt. Goats on The Goths, Chuck Berry and his daughter


            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