This Week’s Show (#1271): Week of 5/20/19 (Words & Music)

    Segment One:

    Words and music from Judy Collins, Jeff Tweedy, Ani Difranco and Ledisi with Robert Glasper Experiment.

    Segment Two:

    Words and music from the late J.J. Cale, newcomer Jade Bird, Shemkia Copeland at Americanafest 2018 and Hayes Carll this spring.

    Segment Three:

    Words and music from David Wilcox, the new trio Lula Wiles and Fitz & The Tantrums back in 2011.

    Segment Four:

    Words and music from Tori Amos in 1996, Sharon Van Etten this past February, the late great Michael Hedges and Emeli Sande here in 2012.

    Segment Five:

    Words and music from newcomer Hailey Knox with a D’Angelo cover, City & Colour’s Dallas Green, Sam Beam with Jesca Hoop and Nilufer Yanya in 2018.

    Segment Six:

    Words and music from I’m With Her (Sara Watkins, Sarah Jarosz and Aoife O’Donovan), Valerie June and Amos Lee with a Marvin Gaye classic.


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    Show number 1271, Aired the week of 05/20/2019 – 05/26/2019