Monthly Archives: June 2018

Son Little – 6/25/18

    Son Little (Aaron Livingston) is our guest this week, playing songs from his 2017 album “New Magic.” Aaron traveled to the remote northern region of Australia, where he found inspiration in the desolate surroundings, the late Aboriginal artist Gummurul and influences far from his Philadelphia home.  

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    Wild Child @ The Leon Loft – 6/18/18

      The band Wild Child, all 7 of them, join us as our in-studio guests! Started as a duo in Austin, TX in 2011, the band has grown in size and sound,  leading to this year’s album called “Expectations.” The band was recorded in the spring at The Leon Loft for Acoustic Café.  

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      Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn – 6/11/18

        Two world-renowned banjoists join us as Bela Fleck and Abigail Washburn are our in-studio guests. Recorded at St. Cecilia Music Center in Grand Rapids, MI, Bela and Abbie talk about their second album together, “Echo In The Valley,” making music with a baby in the house (and another on the way this month) and more!

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        Emm Gryner – 6/4/18

          Emm Gryner is our guest this week, playing songs both old and new! A fixture on the Canadian pop and rock scenes, Emm just released her 20th album, a rock record titled “Only Of Earth, Days Of Games.” Additionally, Gryner is raising two young ones, performs in a folk trio called Trent Severn, is writing

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