Monthly Archives: February 2019

I’m With Her – 2/18/19

    The spectacular trio I’m With Her joins us this week… Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz, and Aoife O’Donovan have created this cool new trio, as they pursue their own solo careers, resulting in a debut album last year called “See You Around.”

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    This Week’s Show (#1258): Week of 2/18/19

      Segment One: Another new song from The Avett Brothers, Hailey Knox, a Grammy winner from H.E.R. and Daniel Caesar, new Patty Griffin and Patty in our studio back at the start (1996). Segment Two: The 30th anniversary of MTV Unplugged and this week’s in-studio guests Aoife O’Donovan, Sarah Jarosz and Sara Watkins — I’m With Her.

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      My Brightest Diamond (@MusicTown Studios, Detroit) – 2/11/19

        My Brightest Diamond (Shara Nova) joins us for a stripped down performance of songs from her new album “A Million And One.” Shara wants the new songs to be her love letter to the Detroit music community, and we recorded our session at MusicTown Studios, just blocks from her Detroit home! Drummer Jharris joins Shara

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        This Week’s Show (#1257): Week of 2/11/19

          Segment One: Happy 60th birthday to Tamla/Motown with one of their greatest, a new sound for Robert Ellis, a film inspired cover by Beck, Princess Nokia’s 2018 EP and the late Mark Linkous (Sparklehorse) here in’07. Segment Two: Next week’s guests I’m With Her and this week’s in-studio guest My Brightest Diamond at MusicTown Studios, Detroit.

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          The Lone Bellow (at St. Cecilia Music Center) – 2/4/19

            The Lone Bellow join us as our in-studio guests, recorded before their show at St. Cecilia Music Center in Grand Rapids, MI. “The Restless” EP in 2018 captured the cor trio of TLB, and that’s how they appeared as part of the Acoustic Café Concert Series last fall. Brian, Zach and Kanene performed songs from

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            Featured shows

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            Steve Earle & The Dukes (in NYC) - 3/30/15

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            Lake Street Dive - 4/18/16

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            Colvin & Earle - 8/22/16

            Shawn Colvin and Steve Earle join us this week in the studio for songs from ... Read More

            My Brightest Diamond (@MusicTown Studios, Detroit) - 2/11/19

            My Brightest Diamond (Shara Nova) joins us for a stripped down performance of songs from ... Read More