Monthly Archives: November 2017

JD McPherson – 11/27/17

           JD McPherson  is our in-studio guest this week, talking about the difficult process resulting in his new album called “Undivided Heart & Soul.” The Oklahoma made a move to Nashville, tried a bit of co-writing, started and stopped the recording sessions, and with Josh Homme’s (QOTSA) help, was able to re-imagine the new songs

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    Manchester Orchestra – 11/20/17

                                       Andy Hull and Robert McDowell from Manchester Orchestra join us at The Leon Loft for songs both old and new. MO’s new album “A Black Mile To The Surface” follows Andy’s soundtrack to the film “Swiss Army Man,” created entirely through the use of his voice. Discussion of both projects, and making music

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      Rebecca Loebe – 11/13/17 Copy

        Austin singer songwriter Rebecca Loebe joins us in the studio this week of songs from her 2017 release called “Blink.” For the first time since starting her career in 2004, Rebecca tried co-writing in Nashville, something she’ll gladly try again, and some of those songs make up her new album.    

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        Johnnyswim @ The Leon Loft (in San Diego) – 11/6/17

          This time on the show, we feature a new Leon Loft session with Johnnyswim, recorded September 8th at the CEDIA conference in San Diego. In celebration of Leon Speakers’ 20th anniversary, we took 300 guests on an evening cruise around the harbor, while also recording our session with Abner Ramirez and Amanda Sudano Ramirez (Johnnyswim)!

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