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Hans Theessink talks about the Vienna blues scene, giving himself a birthday present, the Piedmont blues, and meeting Doc and Merle Watson.

Plus swamp funk from JJ Grey and Mofro, honkytonk from Yvette Landry, country rock from D.L. Marble, rock and roll from I Can Lick Any Sonofabitch In The House, twang from HalleyAnna, swing music from the Hot Texas Swing Band, and some high octane string band music from Sarah Alden.  

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode145

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Kenny Roby talks about the characters in Memories & Birds, singing in a natural voice, cowboy movie music, and “doing the Prince thing.”

Plus rock and roll from I Can Lick Any Sonofabitch In The House, brooklyn honkytonk from Maynard and the Musties, classic soul from Swamp Dogg, evangelical stomp from Guthrie Kennard, indie rock from Massy Ferguson, a Texas love song from Slaid Cleaves, and exprimental jazz folk from The Wood Brothers.

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode144 

  

Direct download: tmf0144.mp3
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Todd May talks about dusting off old songs, "thinking like Al Green," the advantages of living in Ohio, and meeting Exene Cervenka at SXSW.

Plus Texas Twang from Shinyribs, Delta blues rock from Les Dudek, R&B from JC Brooks and the Uptown Sound, classic folk from Hans Theessink, indie rock from Beth Lee and the Breakus, rockabilly from Wayne Hancock.

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode143

Direct download: tmf0143.mp3
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Javi Garcia talks about learning song phrasing the hard way, his admiration of Chuck Berry, and rewriting the lyrics to one of his songs.

Plus Texas rock from Guthrie Kennard, classic soul from Swamp Dogg, indie rock from The Del Lords, old school electric blues from The Communal Well, new orleans street music from Shannin McNally, piano blues from Molly Venter and Eben Pariser, and country rock from the Massy Ferguson Band.

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode142

Direct download: tmf0142.mp3
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