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Ben Folds + yMusic – 9/7/15

    Ben Folds and yMusic join us this week for songs from Ben’s new album called “So There.” Created with the chamber music group yMusic, Ben and the ensemble created 8 new chamber pop songs, and the album also serves as the recorded debut of Ben’s “Concerto for Piano And Orchestra,” which he did with The

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    The Revivalists – 8/31/15

      NOLA’s The Revivalists bring their funk, rock and soul to the studio for a visit this week, along with the story behind their new album “Men Amongst Mountains.”

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      Delta Spirit & Friends – 8/24/15

        Delta Spirit & Friends drop by the studio for songs from their latest “Into The Wide,” and much more. On a recent tour, their touring friends included Robert Ellis, Johnny Fritz and Ian O’Neil (Deer Tick), so they also performed some of their songs and ended with a great Jimmy Cliff cover. Lots of fun,

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        Olivia Chaney – 8/17/15

          Olivia Chaney brings her unique mix of folk and classical styling to our show this week as we discuss her debut album “The Longest River.” A fascinating young British artist, Olivia tells stories of performing classical music for skinheads, a songwriting workshop with Ray Davies and so much more. Olivia is joined by Jordan Hunt

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          Alan Doyle – 8/10/15

            Alan Doyle (formerly of Great Big Sea) joins us to discuss his second solo record called “So Let’s Go.” Sounding much more familiar to old fans than his first solo outing, “So Let’s Go”  was released on the heels of a memoir about his Newfoundland childhood, and numerous roles in TV and film. He’s joined

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            Bilal – 8/3/15

              This time our in-studio guest is the Philly soul vocalist Bilal, playing songs from his new album “In Another Life,” and discussing his work with Kendrick Lamar, Robert Glasper, producer Adrian Younge and much more. Depending on how you count them, “In Another Life” is album 4 or 5 for Bilal Oliver, but this time

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              Holly Miranda – 7/27/15

                Holly Miranda joins us in the studio to talk about the time leading up to her 3rd album, a self-titled record that came out in the spring. After a 5 year break, Holly discusses writers block, a graphic novel, a move to the west coast and back east, an ill-fated Go Go’s inspired girl group,

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                Indigo Girls @ The Leon Loft – 7/13/15

                  Indigo Girls return to Acoustic Cafe this week, in front of a live audience at The Leon Loft, to play songs from their new album “One Lost Day.” It’s been a busy few years for Amy and Emily, and they discuss the newfound joys of parenting and so much more. IG were joined by their

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                  Striking Matches – 7/6/15

                    The Nashville duo Striking Matches visit our studio for songs from their debut “Nothing But The Silence.” Having placed 8 of their songs in the TV show “Nashville”, Sarah Zimmerman and Justin Davis tell the tale of 7 years of work leading to their T Bone Burnett produced album debut!

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                    Good Old War – 6/29/15

                      Good Old War, all three members, joins us this time to talk about the new album “Broken Into Better Shape.” Drummer/vocalist Tim Arnold left the band last year, but joined them on some recent dates, including their stop at Acoustic Cafe. Dan, Keith and Tim discuss an interesting year and the resulting interesting music!

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