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Eric Ambel talks about the history of the Del Lords, his favorite night as owner of the Lakeside Lounge, and the demise of rock in the 80's.

Plus Texas twang from Shinyribs, New Orleans R&B from Shannon McNally, blues from Marshall Chapman, Emmylou Harris covering John Denver, blues from Hans Theessink, and jump blues from Luke Winslow-King,


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Beth Lee talks about Lucinda Williams' and Wanda Jackson's influence on Beth Lee and the Breakups and the pros and cons of working in Austin.

Plus roots rock from The Del Lords, rockabilly from Wayne Hancock, stringband music from Steel Wheels, folk-rap from Alex Culbreth and the Dead Country Stars, southern rock from Deadstring Brothers, soul music from the Ruff Kutt Blues Band, rock and roll from Javi Garcia.  


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Maya Lerman from Maya and the Ruins talks about recording in Lafayette, working as a music archivist, and tying songs together with her voice.

Rock and roll from Javi Garcia, Willie Nelson and Family covering Carl Perkins, string band music from Woody Pines, blues from Marshall Chapman, Texas twang from Shinyribs, old school guitar blues from Hans Theessink, and Old Crow Medicine Show's tribute to John Denver, and blues from Luke Winslow-King  


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Carrie Rodriguez talks about working fiddles into her songs, the influence New York had on her music, and channeling Alejandro Escovedo.

Plus feel good rock from Marshall Chapman, roots rock from The Del Lords, Texas twang from Shinyribs, a tribute to Louis Armstrong from the Dukes of Dixieland, new country from Ashley Monroe, and bluegrass from Frank Solivan and Dirty Kitchen.  


Direct download: tmf0138.mp3
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