Monthly Archives: June 2018


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.  


    This Week’s Show (#1223): Week of 6/18/18

      Segment One: A Joni classic and a Joni cover, new Father John Misty, Darlingside and Ani Difranco here in ’95. Segment Two: Jalen N’gonda at the piano and an in-studio visit with Wild Child at The Leon Loft. Segment Three: Princess Nokia, John Prine and Son Little (next week’s guest) live here. Segment Four: Josiah Wise (aka serpentwithfeet),


      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!


        This Week’s Show (#1222): Week of 6/11/18

          Segment One: A classic Bill Withers track, Father John Misty and Cut Worms, Lucius “nude,” and Joan Armatrading in our studio in 1995. Segment Two: Jane Wiedlin’s version of her Go Gos hit and an in-studio visit with Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn. Segment Three: Vacation time with Joshua Hedley, a Cranberries cover from Meiko and Lianne


          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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