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Robert Greer plays tracks from Town Mountain's Live At The Isis, talks about the winning an IBMA award and what it means to be a tarheel.

Also on this episode, rock & roll from the Ben Miller Band, Piedmont blues from Beverly "Guitar" Watkins, folk rock from Jonathan Byrd, jive blues from Luke Winslow-King, roots rock from Lachlan Bryan and the Wildes, a Sleepy John Estes cover by Dave Ray, a beautiful walts by Mandolin Orange, soul music from Elvin Bishop, and a country crooner from Lee Ann Womack.

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode213

  

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Paul Thorn plays tracks from Too Blessed To Be Stressed, and talks about his feel-good anthem songs and kissing babies on the campaign trail. 

Also on this episode, blues rock from The Heckhounds, a beautiful country crooner from Emma Swift, alt-folk from Shakey Graves, bluegrass from the Whiskey Gentry, roots rock from Tim Easton, electric blues from Sean Chambers, Appalachian folk from Malcolm Holcombe, honkytonk from Tyller Gummersall, swamp punk from Les Claypool's Duo DeTwang

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode212

 

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Grace Askew talks about "bluntry," admiring the growls and tenacity of Howlin' Wolf and Lightnin' Hopkins, and being inspired by virga.

Also on this episode, cowpunk from Cory Branon, alt-folk from Shakey Graves, a beautiful Townes VanZandt cover by Kathleen Grace, heartland rock by Lachlan Bryan and the Wildes, country rock from the Old 97's, boogie blues from Elvin Bishop, rockabilly from Tammy Lynn and Myles High, and some meltdown blues from Gary Clark Jr. 

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode212 

Direct download: tmf0211.mp3
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Robert Reynolds plays tracks from The Mavericks' In Time, tells the story of how he and Raul Malo started the band and their link to the past.

Also on this episode, blues rock from Sean Chambers, country blues from Sarah Levecque, a beautiful ballad from Reed Foehl, country rock from Cory Branan, blues from Marcia Ball, bluegrass from Town Mountain, road music from Lachlan Bryan and the Wildes.

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode210 

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Dom Flemons plays tracks from Prospect Hill and talks about the Music Maker Relief Foundation and southern black fife & drums.

Also on this episode, blues rock from AC Myles, country rock from Cory Branan, heartland rock from Lachland Bryan and the Wildes, blues from Elvin Bishop, trippy feel-good rock from The New American Farmers, honkytonk from Matt Hillyer, and a beautiful ballad from Greg Trooper. 

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode209 

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Marica Ball plays tracks from The Tattooed Lady And The Alligator Man and talks about her piano inspirations and the golden triangle.

Also on this episode, Stomp blues from The Ben Miller Band., pretty string band music from Mac Wiseman, country rock from Billy Joe Shaver, honkytonk from Cahalen Morrison and Country Hammer, boogie blues from Elvin Bishop, rock & roll from Waylon Speed, blues from Grace Askew, a ballad from Greg Trooper, soulful blues from Shelley King, and that Tulsa sound from Gavin Sutherland. 

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode208

Direct download: tmf0208.mp3
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Mark Jungers plays track from I'll See You Again and talks about his recording studio, his ranch and how the drought is affecting his pecan trees.

Also on this episode, trippy country rock from the New American Farmers, honkytonk from Cahalen Morrison and Country Hammer,  New Orleans R&B from Marcia Ball, 70's era soul from Janiva Magness,  alt.country from the Canebreakers, blues from Shelley King, and bluegrass from Town Mountain.

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode207

Direct download: tmf0207.mp3
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Shelley King plays tracks from Building A Fire and talks about quitting her day job and developing an instinct for backup vocals.

Also on this episode, backwoods country rock from Shovels & Rope, soulful anthem from Ben glover, high speed bluegrass from Town Mountain, country rock from The Felice Brothers, outlaw rock from Waylon Speed, country from Billy Joe Shaver, blues from Paul Thorn, country from Philip Claypool, and lo-fi blues from Grace Askew. 

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode206 

Direct download: tmf0206.mp3
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On episode 205 of the Americana Music Show, Greg Trooper plays tracks from Incident On Willow Street, talks about learning to not over write songs & what made him scream like a little girl. 

Also on this episode, rock & roll from The Felice Brothers, a country ballad from Lee Ann Womack, country rock from Parker Millsap, outlaw country from Billy Joe Shaver, soul music from Shelley King, backwoods rock & roll gospel from Red Eye Gravy, country music from Cahalen Morrison, lo-fi stomp blues from the Ben Miller Band. 

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode205

Direct download: tmf0205.mp3
Category:amershow -- posted at: 11:53am EDT

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