This Week’s Show (1999 REVISITED): Week of 5/1/17

    Segment One: 1999 revisited


    Loudon Wainwright III with our biggest ’99 fear, Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals, renewed interest in Nick Drake, Ben Folds Five and Dido on her way to the last Lilith Fair.

    Segment Two: 1999 revisited


    A veteran of the first Coachella in ’99, one of 3 albums from Ani DiFranco, Prince with Ani, and Bruce Cockburn live here.

    Segment Three: 1999 revisted


    The final recording of The Band’s Rick Danko, Dixie Chicks, Joe Strummer debuts a new band and Steve Earle w/Del McCoury Band in our studio.

    Segment Four: 1999 revisited


    Fiona Apple’s follow-up, G Love introduces the world to Jack Johnson, The White Stripes and Train live here.

    Segment Five: 1999 revisited


    RL Castleman with Alison Krauss’ title song, Cassandra Wilson’s tribute to Miles, Great Big Sea in our studio and Aimee Mann uses a soundtrack to re-launch.

    Segment Six: 1999 revisted


    In-studio performances from a one-hit wonder, a folk rock legend, a duo that owned the 90s and a bonafide icon doing jazz!


    Hear what’s coming up next week on Acoustic Cafe.

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    Show number 1164,
    Aired the week of 05/01/2017 – 05/07/2017