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On Americana Music Show #294, Sarah Borges plays tracks from Good & Dirty and talks about “just banging out” the record with Eric Ambel, funding EP, and escaping her kids with rock & roll.

Also on this week’s episode I’ve got new music from Steve Casper & Cowboy Angst, Parker Millsap, and Carie Rodriguez. I’ve got another track from that awesome rock & roll album from Eric Ambel, great songwriting from Robbie Fulks, and another track from the Blind Willie Johnson tribute album.

https://americanamusicshow.com/episode294

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On Americana Music Show #293Beverly “Guitar” Watkins plays tracks from Back In Business and tells the story of how she learned music, playing with Piano Red in the 50’s and her “Red Mama.”

Also this week, I’m excited to bring you the new rock album from Eric Ambel and the new country rock album from Parker Millsap. I’ve also got more of that Blind Willie Johnson tribute album, stringband music from Mipso, rock & roll from Sons Of The Golden West, and some great songwriting from Jonathan Byrd, and Robbie Fulks.

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode293

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Americana Music Show #292 is a one hour bonus episode about the upcoming movie, Hank Williams: I Saw The Light starring Tom Hiddleston On this episode you’ll hear music & interviews about the upcoming movie, Hank Williams: I Saw The Light starring Tom Hiddleston

Playing a legend like Hank Williams is no small feat. Hank was as complicated a person as they come and actor Tom Hiddleston had his work cut out for him. With the help of Nashville Songwriters Hall Of Fame inductee Rodney Crowell, Tom dove into the role of Hank for “I Saw The Light.” Songwriter Peter Cooper is your host for his deep dive into the life of Hank Williams and the making of the movie.

This bonus episode of the Americana Music Show is courtesy of True Tone Media Group, an independent marketing / promotion venture creating unique, multi-format promotion plans for new music and archival releases, engaging radio listeners through station broadcasts, websites and social media.

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode292

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On Americana Music Show #291R.B. Stone plays tracks from Some Call It Freedom and talks about how he learned to play guitar on a ranch in Colorado and about his songwriting philosophy.

On this week’s episode I’ve got the new gothic rock album from Lincoln Durham, some beautiful border music from Carrie Rodriguez, and some top notch songwriting from Robbie Fulks. I’ve also got new music from Steven Casper & Cowboy Angst, Corin Raymond, Grant-Lee Phillips, Sarah Shook & The Disarmers, and Lucinda Williams.

http://americanamusicshow.com/episode291

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On Americana Music Show #290Phil Cook plays tracks from Southland Mission and tells the story of moving to Durham to be closer to the music he loved, & how the Blind Boys Of Alabama inspired him.

Also on this week’s episode, I’ve got the new Bonnie Raitt album and the awesome Grant-Lee Phillips album. Plus new blues from Jon Shain, rock from Sarah Borges, and folk from Luther Dickinson. And yes I’ll be playing another track from that Blind Willie Johnson tribute album.

https://americanamusicshow.com/episode290

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On Americana Music Show #289Grant-Lee Phillips joins Calvin live in the WHUP studios to play tracks from his new album, The Narrows and tells the stories behind the new songs.

Also on this week’s episode, I’m happy to bring you the new Blind Willie Johnson tribute album called God Don’t Never Change. I’ve also got that new rock & roll album from Sarah Borges, and the new one from Mount Moriah. I’ve also got more tracks from the Waco Brothers, Luther Dickinson, Sarah Shook & The Disarmers, Lucinda Williams and more.

https://americanamusicshow.com/episode289

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On Americana Music Show # 288, Julie Rhodes plays tracks from Bound To Meet The Devil and talks about writing her working class blues songs in an ice cream shop and making music with her friends.

Also on this week’s episode, I’ve got the debut country rock album from Sarah Shook & the Disarmers, the new blues album from Reed Turchi, and the new rock & roll album from Corin Raymond. I’ve also got another track from that amazing Lucinda Williams album, more Aussie rock from Lachlan Bryan and Ruby Boots, and a sneak peek at that upcoming Eli West album. 

https://americanamusicshow.com/episode288

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On Americana Music Show #287, Kevin Russell (Shinyribs) plays tracks from Okra Candy and talks about Gruene Hall, expanding his band, food porn, and his dangerous dance numbers.

On this week’s episode, I have new music from the Waco Brothers, Mount Moriah, and R.B. Stone. Plus I have some blues from that new Lucinda Williams album, a sneak peek at the upcoming Parker Millsap album, and more from Phil Cook, Luther Dickinson, and Malcolm Holcombe.

https://americanamusicshow.com/episode287

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On Americana Music Show #286Nigel Hall plays tracks from Ladies & Gentlemen.. Nigel Hall. He also talks about developing is music in Harlem, his move to New Orleans and lots of keyboards nerd stuff. 

Also on this episode, cowpunk from the Waco Brothers, new swing music from The James Hunter Six. Plus I’ve got another track from that Luther Dickinson folk album, more from the Malcolm Holcombe album, stringband music from Tellico, and a classic Kris Kristofferson tune.

https://americanamusicshow.com/episode286

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On Americana Music Show #285, Malcolm Holcombe plays tracks from Another Black Hole and talks about his work habits, his band, and never forgetting where you came from.

Also on this episode, I’ve got that new Parker Millsap album, a new latin/rock album from Billy F Gibbons (yes, THAT Billy Gibbons), another track from that amazing Luther Dickinson folk album, new music from Wynona, and another track from that feel-good Phil Cook album.

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