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Andre Comaeu talks about the the movement to return acoustic instruments to Rock and Roll, the origins of the River Rouge band, and how to make it as an indie rocker.

Direct download: tmf0049.mp3
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Jeff Smith, lead instigator of The Hickoids, talks about putting pedal steel on Elton John tunes, doing the Stones conjunto style, the "other" ACL festival, and breaking the cardinal rule of rock and roll.

http://www.taprootradio.com/2011/08/02/tpr0048-interview-with-jeff-smith-of-the-hickoids/

Direct download: tmf0048.mp3
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Mark Jungers talks about the upcoming Frio River Festival, how he came up with the title “More Like A Good Dog Than A Bad Cat,” and why he needed to write a cattle-rustling song,

http://www.taprootradio.com/2011/07/26/tpr0047-interview-with-mark-jungers/

Direct download: tmf0047.mp3
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Dex Romweber and his sister Sara talk about the new Dex Romweber Duo release, Is That You In The Blue, southern gothic, painting, and Dex's stage costume fantasy.

http://www.taprootradio.com/2011/07/19/tpr0046-dex-romweber-duo-interview/

Direct download: tmf0046.mp3
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Rick Cornell interviews Jerry DeCicca from The Black Swans about their latest CD, Don’t Blame The Stars, Jerry’s living room tour, and more.

http://www.taprootradio.com/2011/07/13/tpr45-interview-with-jerry-de-cicca-of-the-black-swans/

Direct download: tmf0045.mp3
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Calvin interviews Malcom Holcombe and plays three tracks from the CD To Drink The Rain……

http://www.taprootradio.com/2011/06/29/tpr43-interview-with-john-howie-jr-and-billie-feather/

Direct download: tmf0044.mp3
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Rick Cornell talks to John Howie, Jr. and Billie Feather about their new Band and CD and play some live songs in the studio……

http://www.taprootradio.com/2011/06/29/tpr43-interview-with-john-howie-jr-and-billie-feather/

Direct download: tmf0043.mp3
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Bill Anderson and Joe Doerr deconstruct the blues, talk about what it’s like to get together again after all these years, and teach us street Latin…..

http://www.taprootradio.com/2011/05/24/tpr42-churchwood-interview/

Direct download: tmf0042.mp3
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Jody Blackwell discusses going native, her first guitar, her Mickey Mouse tie, and playing the subways in Boston……

http://www.taprootradio.com/2011/05/17/tpr41-jody-blackwell-interview/

Direct download: tmf0041.mp3
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Tara Nevins from Donna The Buffalo discusses her new solo CD, Wood and Stone, her reunion with her previous band mates, and announces the location of the new Grass Roots Festival.

http://www.taprootradio.com/2011/05/10/trp40-tara-nevins-interview/

Direct download: tmf0040.mp3
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