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Woody Pines talks about “the viper blues,” making mix tapes, finding old family audio tapes, and his “American diner tour.” He also plays three tracks from his Rabbits Motel album.

Plus country rock from Two Tons Of Steel, road music from DL Marble, southern rock from Mike Stinson, blues from Smooth Hound Smith, Jim Lauderdale covering Paul McCartney, experimental folk from The Wood Brothers, Cajun music from Leo Rondeau, new music from Slaid Cleaves & Anthony Neff, plus swamp soul from JJ Grey & Mofro.

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode150

Direct download: tmf0150.mp3
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Shannon McNally talks about her Bobby Charles tribute, strong yet non-existent egos, “gospel songs in hiding,” and rocking out “Mavis-style.” She also plays three tracks from her album Small Town Talk.

Plus rock and roll from Too Slim and the Taildraggers, country rock from Leo Rondeau, swamp funk from JJ Grey, twang from Yvette Landry, blues rock from RB Stone, old time sister act jazz from The Carper Family, and new music from Slaid Cleaves. 

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode149

Direct download: tmf0149.mp3
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Russell Mefford talks about why he “never got in the boat,” the logistics of recording with marching bands, and the Muscle Shoals music scene. He also plays three tracks from The Fiddleworms' album, See The Light.

Plus, Tex-Mex Punk from Piñata Protest, rock and roll from Too Slim & The Taildraggers, Country Rock from Leo Rondeau, gospel from Mavis Staples, swamp funk from JJ Grey, The Wood Brothers covering Paul McCartney, new music from Slaid Cleaves, and old school roots rock from Earl Poole Ball.  

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode148

Direct download: tmf0148.mp3
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Jeb Puryear & Tara Nevins from Donna The Buffalo talk about making feel-good music, building a tribe like “The Herd” and recording in analog.

Plus swamp funk from JJ Grey and Mofro, Ollabelle with americana cover of a Paul McCartney song, new country rock from Leo Rondeau, rock and roll from Too Slim and the Taildraggers, country rock from Tracy Walton, new music from Slaid Cleaves, and some old school blues from Ursala George  

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode147

Direct download: tmf0147.mp3
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Slaid Cleaves plays three tracks from Still Fighting The War and talks about Operation Homefront, growing up with Rod Picott, writing songs about blue collar folk, and song writing challenges. 

Plus experimental folk rock from The Wood Brothers, old school Piedmont blues from Hans Theessink, country rock from Michael and the Lonesome Playboys, Tex-Mex punk from The Piñata Protest, swamp rock from JJ Grey and Mofro, rock and roll from Switchback, and a soulful Paul McCartney cover from the McCrary Sisters.  

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode146

Direct download: tmf0146.mp3
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