Monthly Archives: March 2019

Lula Wiles – 4/1/19

      If Lula Wiles is the future of folk music, that’s OK by us! Mali, Eleanor and Isa met while children, then came together at Berklee College of Music to form Lula Wiles. Using a multi-instrumental mix and 3-part harmonies, Lula Wiles are doing new songs of protest, empowerment and social change. Hear some songs

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    Hailey Knox – 3/25/19

      Pop singer and songwriter Hailey Knox joins us in the studio this week. Just 20, Hailey has had a label deal for 5 years, working with veteran writers and producers to create an EP a few years ago, and last year’s full-length “Hardwired Mixtape”. In our session, Hailey plays a few originals and a couple

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      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.”

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        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

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          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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            Featured shows

            Paolo Nutini @ The Leon Loft - 1/5/15

              We're kicking off the new year with a real treat... Paolo Nutini and ... Read More

            Spandau Ballet - 3/9/15

            Spandau Ballet is back… it’s TRUE… and they join us as our in-studio guests. ... Read More

            Matt Nathanson @ The Leon Loft - 11/2/15

            In October, 2015 we started our 3rd year of live shows from The Leon ... Read More

            Squeeze - 1/4/16

            Chris Difford and Glenn Tilbrook drop by to play some brand new Squeeze songs. ... Read More

            Son Little - 8/8/16

            Songwriter and producer Son Little is our in-studio guest this week, playing songs from ... Read More