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Valerie June – 7/24/17

    On this week’s show, Valerie June joins us for songs from her latest album “The Order Of Time.”  Valerie talks about her interesting, inspired songwriting process, her concept of time and much more.  

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    LP at The Leon Loft – 7/10/17

      We’re back at The Leon Loft this time for a cool session with LP, recorded earlier this year. LP did a few songs from the new album called “Lost On You” in front of a wildly enthusiast crowd at The Loft, and explained the slow-motion international success of the new record. Photo by Brad Ziegler.

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      Tift Merritt (w/Eric Heywood) – 7/3/17

        Tift Merritt returns, with baby in tow, to play some songs from her 2017 album “Stitch Of The World.” The new songs were created during an interesting time for Tift which included getting divorced, doing time in Andrew Bird’s band, working with Hiss Golden Messenger, and ending with a move back to North Carolina to

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        Sam Outlaw & Molly Jenson – 6/26/17

          This time it’s a fascinating visit with Sam Outlaw (and Molly Jenson), playing songs from Sam’s new album “Tenderheart.” Coming from the advertising business, Sam made a national debut in 2014 with the Ry and Joachim Cooder produced “Angelino,” and we chatted about the new album, the old life in advertising and much more!  

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          Pokey LaFarge @ St. Cecilia Music Center – 6/19/17

            Pokey LaFarge and his band are our in-studio guests this week, playing songs from his newest “Manic Revelations.” Taped in front of an audience at St.Cecilia Music Center in Grand Rapids, MI, Pokey discusses the new sounds he’s exploring on the album, his St. Louis neighborhood and more.  

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            Laura Marling – 6/5/17

              Laura Marling returns to our studio this week to discuss her sixth album “Semper Femina,” as well as the personal changes resulting in its songs. Laura’s move back home to the U.K. didn’t keep her from returning to L.A. to record “Semper Femina” with producer Blake Mills in 2016.  

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              Darrell Scott – 5/28/17

                The great songwriter Darrell Scott stops by the studio for songs from 2016’s “Couchville Sessions” album, and something brand new. One of the unfinished projects from Darrell’s 2000-2002 period, “Couchville Sessions” features a cool cameo from the late Guy Clark, and great players Danny Thompson, Dan Dugmore, Kenny Malone and Billy Payne.  

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                Judith Owen – 5/22/17

                  This week Judith Owen brings her entire band to our studio for songs from her new album “Somebody’s Child.” Her band includes great jazz and classical players from London (Pedro Segundo, Gabriella Swallow, Lizzie Ball) as well as L.A.’s Lee Sklar on bass.  

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                  Aimee Mann – 5/15/17

                    Aimee Mann returns this time to talk about her new album called “Mental Illness.” Downward spiraling characters are set to melancholic, beautiful music, creating her most consistent and compelling album ever. Aimee is joined by co-writer, guitarist and vocalist Jonathan Coulton and keyboardist Jamie Edwards.  

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                    Rose Cousins – 5/8/17

                      This time Rose Cousins joins us in the studio for songs from her new, Joe Henry produced, album “Natural Conclusion.” Joining Rose is Zacharia Hickman on bass and Asa Brosius on pedal steel guitar.  

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