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Dick LeMasters plays blues rock tracks from One Bird, Two Snakes and talks about the songwriters he admires and the importance of perseverance.

Also on this episode, rock & roll from Ryan Bingham, live music from Eilen Jewell, string band music from John Lilly, blues from 6 String Drag, Louisiana Swamp music from JeConte, beautiful music from Gretchen Peters, swing jazz from Anne McCue, and country rock from Parker McCollum.


Direct download: tmf0234.mp3
Category:amershow -- posted at: 8:57am EDT

JJ Grey plays tracks from Ol’ Glory and talks about learning to stop and smell the roses, soul music, the origin of ‘mofro.’

Also on this episode, pub rock from Josh Buckley, country rock from Parker McCollum, brand new music from Eilen Jewell, a ballad from James McMurtry, blues from Steve Earle & The Dukes, and latin rock from The Mavericks. 


Direct download: tmf0233.mp3
Category:amershow -- posted at: 12:00am EDT

Kenny Roby talks about getting 6 String Drag back together after 15 years, his inspiration from Doug Sahm, and plays tracks from the new album.


Also on this episode, rapturous soul from JJ Grey & Mofro, traditional bluegrass from Robert Earl Keen, poignant love song from James McMurtry, new Latin-pop from The Mavericks, blues from Steve Earle & the Dukes, a rare Lead Belly recording, deep twang from Jim Lauderdale, and alt-country from The Menders.



Direct download: tmf0232.mp3
Category:amershow -- posted at: 12:00pm EDT

Lachlan Bryan plays tracks from Black Coffee and talks about Australia’s tradition of dark story telling and stepping into small town life.

Also on this episode, alt-country from American Aquarium, an american songbook classic from Bob Dylan, newgrass from the Black Lillies, bluegrass duet from Robert Earl Keen and Lyle Lovett, ragtime jazz from the Bumper Jacksons, blues form Steve Earle and the Dukes, lonesome road music from HT Heartache, country gothic rock from The Menders, and southern rock from the Plott Hounds.


Direct download: tmf0231.mp3
Category:amershow -- posted at: 12:00am EDT