This Week’s Show (#1282): Week of 8/5/19

    Segment One:

    Nothing from Tracy Chapman since this, new Springsteen, a Bruce cover by Johnny, newcomer Kelsey Lu and Lee Ann Womack at Americanafest 2014.

    Segment Two:


    A peek at next week’s guest and our visit with JR JR at MusicTown Studios, Detroit.

    Segment Three:

    A Ted Leo song from a Joyce Carol Oates story courtesy of the “SongWriter” podcast, Chris Stapleton in “A Room” and Seinabo Sey in our room!

    Segment Four:

    New Jacob Collier with JoJo, The Head & The Heart, Penny & Sparrow, a solo debut from Julia Shapiro and Raul Malo here in 2009.

    Segment Five:

    Kacey Musgraves here before the “Golden Hour,” John Legend, new Brittany Howard and Alabama Shakes from the debut.

    Segment Six:

    Steve Earle & Del McCoury here in 1999 and part 2 of our visit with JR JR at MusicTown Studios, Detroit.


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

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    Show number 1282, Aired the week of 08/05/2019 – 08/11/2019