Monthly Archives: November 2017

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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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    This Week’s Show (#1193): Week of 11/20/17

      Segment One: A R.E.M classic unplugged,  Hiss Golden Messenger, Gregory Porter covers Nat Cole, Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn, and Ryan Shaw back in 2007in our studio. Segment Two: Lydia Loveless with a 40 year old cover and this week’s in-studio guests Manchester Orchestra (Andy Hull/Robert McDowell) at The Leon Loft. Segment Three: Registration info for the

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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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        This Week’s Show (#1192): Week of 11/13/17

          Segment One: Daniel Caesar’s debut, Courtney and Kurt together, Gregory Porter covers Nat Cole in ’65, First Aid Kit plus Stephen Kellogg w/Sixers in 2005. Segment Two: U2 acoustically and this week’s in-studio guest Rebecca Loebe. Segment Three: Registration info for the Ann Arbor Folk Festival Getaway (details HERE), plus Neil Young in 1976, brand new Langhorne

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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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