Monthly Archives: March 2019

Constance Hauman – 3/18/19

    After a 30+ year career in opera, our guest this week, Constance Hauman, has been pursuing songwriting in the pop and funk worlds. Her band Miss Velvet & The Blue Wolf is touring with George Clinton this year, and Constance has also released her second solo record called “High Tides.”


    This Week’s Show (#1262): Week of 3/18/19

      Segment One: A Prince classics from 1992, new Lewis Capaldi and Girlpool, Lissie sounding a lot like Stevie Nicks and revisiting a 15 year old song from Iron & Wine. Segment Two: Jealous Of The Birds acoustically and in-studio guest Constance Hauman. Segment Three: UK vocalist Yola, Yola’s producer Dan Auerbach, brand new Hozier and Jann Arden


      This Week’s Show (#1261): Week of 3/11/19 (Words & Music)

        Segment One: Words and music from Jade Bird, Jamie Cullum in 2004, Grammy winners Brandi Carlile and Kacey Musgraves and Citizen Cope in 2002. Segment Two:   Words and music from Lee Fields & The Expressions, Aimee Mann in 1999 and My Brightest Diamond last fall. Segment Three: Words and music from Sharon Van Etten at Leon


        Sharon Van Etten – 3/4/19

          New songs from Sharon Van Etten this week, performed at a recent Leon Loft session! And in addition to the newalbum (“Remind Me Tomorrow”), we also talked about acting (The OA), new motherhood, pursuing her degree (Psychology)… even stand-up comedy. A wonderful visit this week on Acoustic Café. (photo: Misty Lyn Bergeron)


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

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