Monthly Archives: September 2019

Seratones – 9/16/19

    Seratones join us this week for songs from their brand new album “Power.” Led by the powerful vocalist A.J. Haynes, Seratones have pivoted from their punk rock styled debut to a roots-soul hybrid, welcoming new members and songwriting partners to the process.


    This Week’s Show (#1288): Week of 9/16/19

      Segment One: St. Vincent acoustically, new music from Velvet Negroni, Sheryl Crow with one of many guests, Keb’ Mo’ ridin’ the rails and Courtney Barnett live here. Segment Two: A cool string mix from Cold War Kids and our visit with Seratones. Segment Three: A new Vienna Teng song from the “SongWriter” podcast, Vienna here in 2006


      This Week’s Show (#1287): Week of 9/9/19

        Segment One: A British folk-rock gem from John Martyn,  second albums from Bedouine and Caamp, the duo Johnnyswim and Seratones live here. Segment Two: A new covers album, with a twist from Chrissie Hynde and our visit with Jade Bird at Musictown Studios, Detroit. Segment Three: Andrew Bird from his latest, Madison Cunningham’s debut, Moses Sumney and


        Jade Bird @ MusicTown Studios, Detroit – 9/9/19

          Jade Bird returns to Acoustic Café to play some songs from her self-titled debut. Following up her visit last year, the 21 year old U.K. roots songwriter talks about the new discoveries after a solid year of touring, the fast changes to her work and more. Jade was nominated for an Emerging Artist award at


          J.S. Ondara @ The Leon Loft – 9/2/19

            J.S. Ondara joins us this week as our in-studio guest, recorded with a live audience at The Leon Loft. Playing songs from his debut “Tales Of America,” Mr. Ondara also shares some priceless stories of his unique journey from Nairobi, Kenya to the United States, and his particular tale of America.


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