Monthly Archives: June 2019

Mike Skill (of The Romantics) – 7/1/19

    In honor of the 4th Of July, it’s an All-American Made Acoustic Café this week… including some American Made Rock & Roll with Mike Skill of The Romantics. From the Detroit punk scene of the 70s, The Romantics broke through with huge hits in the 80s (“What I Like About You,” “Talking In Your Sleep,”

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    Rodrigo y Gabriela- 6/24/19

        Rodrigo y Gabriela join us in the studio this week for songs from their 2019 album “Mettavolution.” For their first album in 5 years, the instrumentalists tried new things to create the original work, and also re-imagined the 24 minute Pink Floyd classic from 1971 called “Echoes.” Our session was recorded at MusicTown Detroit.

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      Buddy & Julie Miller – 6/17/19

        This week marks the return of Buddy & Julie Miller! Their first album together in a decade is called “Breakdown On 20th Ave. South,” and that’s exactly where I spoke with both in their living room studio. While Buddy was busy playing on the road and producing in the studio (Robert Plant, Solomon Burke, Ralph

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        Susan Werner – 6/10/19

          Susan Werner returns to us this week, playing songs from her latest collection of themed tunes called “NOLA.” Susan created new songs in The Big Easy, and speaks to the influence of the late Dr. John, Professor Longhair, jazz, blues and more.

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          Lucius – 6/3/19

              The band LUCIUS stops by this week for some songs, old and new, from the latest album “NUDES,” and a great Motown cover! Holly, Jess and the band recorded “NUDES” quickly, while they were on tour with Roger Waters. Cool conversation and cool music this week on Acafe!

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            Featured shows

            Sir Tom Jones - 6/10/13

              Sir Tom Jones and his band join us for a very special session, including ... Read More

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

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

            Michael Franti & Spearhead @ The Leon Loft- 7/25/16

            It’s another live show from The Leon Loft this week with Michael Franti & Spearhead. ... Read More

            Hayes Carll - 5/13/19

            Texas songwriter Hayes Carll joins us in the studio this week, playing songs from his ... Read More

            Buddy & Julie Miller - 6/17/19

            This week marks the return of Buddy & Julie Miller! Their first album together in ... Read More