Monthly Archives: August 2017

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Leif Vollebekk – 8/28/17

    Montreal artist Leif Vollebekk joins us to play songs from his latest album, his fourth, “Twin Solitude,” and share some interesting thoughts on songwriting. Originally from Ottawa, his grandfather gave him a bunch of different instruments that Leif taught himself to play. For our session, he  decided on piano, guitar and Wurly!  

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    Real Estate @ The Leon Loft – 8/21/17

      The band Real Estate stops by to play songs from their latest album “In Mind,” and share stories from their personal friendships within the band which date back to elementary school! The session was recorded live at The Leon Loft back in May.  

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      This Week’s Show (1995 REVISITED): Week of 8/14/17

        Segment One: 1995 revisited 1995 in-studio moments from Guy Clark, Son Volt and Blues Traveler, plus Radiohead’s “The Bends” and Wilco’s debut. Segment Two: 1995 revisited One of my all-time favorite covers, Rolling Stones stripped, and in-studio stuff from Ani Difranco and Catie Curtis. Segment Three: 1995 revisited Tommy Shaw and Jack Blades, two 21 year olds

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        Lillie Mae – 8/7/17

          Lillie Mae (Rische) joins us in the studio for songs from her solo debut “over The Hill And Through The Woods.” A performer since she could hold an instrument, in 2014 Lillie spent time in Jack White’s band, with Jack stepping up to produce her debut. Lillie is joined in the session by her sister

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