Taproot Media

Amanda Pearcy talks to Rick Cornell about the quintessential Texas small town, her favorite listening room venue, and her tribute to “party dolls.”

Plus roots rock from Johnny and the MoTones, blues from Maya and the Ruins, twang from Kelly Willis and Bruce Robinson, country-rock from Bow Thayer and Perfect Trainwreck, roots rock from Semi-Twang, beautiful country from Caitlin Rose, old school R&B from Fats Domino, and some coutnry rock from the Tim Lee 3.


Direct download: tmf0132.mp3
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Rachel Brooks talks about what the blues has that modern music doesn't, her Fats Domino cover, and why she included a xylophone on her album.

Plus alt.country from Left Arm Tan, lo-fi blues from the Reverend Freakchild, indie songwriting from Gurf Morlix, country-rock from Ronnie Fauss, rockabilly from Billy D and the Hoodoos, goth rockabilly from the Dance Hall Pimps, rock and roll from The Walkabouts, twang from Sanders Willis and hjonky tonk from Davidson Kingsbery Hart.  


Direct download: tmf0131.mp3
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Steve Storms and Steve Celestini of the gravy boys talk about how to make the apocalypse fun and keeping a band together with brutal honesty

Plus southern rock from the Tim Lee 3, a boozy ballad from J Shorgren, gothic western music from, Canadian rock from Enter The Haggis, twang from Sarah Gayle Meech, rocka billy from Semi-Twang, country rock from Black Bird county and Davidson Hart Kingsbery, and onk from Grant Langston.


Direct download: tmf0130.mp3
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Michael Rank, Ron Bartholomew, and Marc Smith play songs from In The Weeds and a new song from Michael's “Valentine's Day Trifecta.”

Plus rockabilly from semi-twang, southern rock from the Tim Lee 3, new rock and roll from Carrie Rodriguez, country rap from Alex Culbreth. Travelin music from the electric rag band, newgrass from the howlin' brothers, a new ballad from J Shogren, and hep cat jive from Li'l Mo' and the Monicats.


Direct download: tmf0129a.mp3
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