Monthly Archives: December 2018

This Week’s Show (#1249): Week of 12/17/18 Best Of 2018, Part 1

    Segment One:    In-studio moments from Rosanne Cash, Joe Henry, X Ambassadors, Son Little and Sons Of The East. Segment Two:      In-studio moments from Anderson East, Nilufer Yanya and Kenny White. Segment Three:    In-stdio moments from Ann Arbor Folk Festival performers Brandi Carlile and AHI… you can be at the 42nd annual Ann Arbor


    Iron & Wine – 12/10/18

      We wrap up our year with a live Leon Loft visit with Iron & Wine’s Sam Beam! Coming about a year after our last visit at Americanafest 2017, Sam’s new EP called “Weed Garden” brings him back for some laughs, stories and thoughts about the new work.


      This Week’s Show (#1248): Week of 12/10/18

        Segment One: Paul Weller 25 years ago, Kaia Kater now, new music from Mark Knopfler, a cover from Jill Sobule and AHI live here… AHI will be at the 42nd annual Ann Arbor Folk Fest… you can be there too (Click HERE to find out more and register for the trip!!!) Segment Two: Vintage Trouble with


        Alejandro Escovedo – 12/3/18

          Alejandro Escovedo returns to the program this week with songs both new and old. The new stuff comes from his 2018 album “The Crossing,” which is the story of two immigrants who meet in Texas and search for their punk rock inspired American dream. Al also tells lots of stories about his family’s immigrant story


          This Week’s Show (#1247): Week of 12/3/18

            Segment One: New Avett Brothers, an Ohio trio called CAAMP, acoustic soul from Elle Varner, new Hayes Carll on the way and Matt Nathanson here in 2007. Segment Two:   Re-worked Rostam and a an in-studio visit with Alejandro Escovedo. Segment Three: 2019 Folk Fest performers (Click HERE to find out more and register for the trip!!!),


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