Monthly Archives: September 2017


Spoon at The Leon Loft – 9/18/17

    Britt and Alex from Spoon join us this time at The Leon Loft. The Austin band is approaching their 25th anniversary (in 2018), so we talked a bit about Spoon’s history and the survival of a band through ups and downs. Doing some of their finest work in this decade, we were also treated to


    This Week’s Show (#1184): Week of 9/18/17

      Segment One: Brandy Clark, The Lone Bellow, Z.Z. Ward and Whitney plus The Head & The Heart live here. Segment Two: Folk trio Applewood Road covers R.E.M. and this week’s in-studio guests Spoon at The Leon Loft. Segment Three: 2 takes on Dylan from Joan Osborne and TNBT, Dan Wilson’s solo take on Semisonic and Son Little


      Dan Wilson – 9/11/17

        This time we’re proud to present Dan Wilson as our in-studio guest. One of contemporary music’s most successful songwriters, Dan is revisiting his co-writes with Adele, Dixie Chicks, John Legend, Chris Stapleton and many others on a new album called “Re-covered.” Dan talks about his various co-writes, his Semisonic hit “Closing Time,” and the future


        This Week’s Show (#1183): Week of 9/11/17

          Segment One: Jenny Lewis with new music coming, Van William solo, new Iron & Wine and Kris Delmhorst, plus Kris’s husband Jeffery Foucault live here. Segment Two: Lizz Wright’s cover of Allen Toussaint and this week’s in-studio guest Dan Wilson (with Brad Gordon). Segment Three: Lukas Nelson, Sherman Holmes, Clarence Bucaro and a 2008 performance from Tift


          The Accidentals (w/Jake Allen) – 9/4/17

            The Accidentals celebrate their major label debut this week with an appearance on Acoustic Cafe. Formed 5 years ago while in high school, Katie Larson and Savannah Buist added drummer Michael Dause after a couple independent releases, and are now touring behind “Odyssey” on the Masterworks label.  


            This Week’s Show (#1182): Week of 9/4/17

              Segment One: New Robert Plant, Dave Rawlings, Canada’s Elliott Brood and Bruce Cockburn plus Fitz & The Tantrums at The Leon Loft. Segment Two: Next week’s guest Dan Wilson and this week’s in-studio guests The Accidentals (with Jake Allen). Segment Three: Next week’s Americanafest for Acoustic Cafe: Iron & Wine, The Secret Sisters, Josh Ritter and Van