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Michael Rank plays tracks from Horsehair and talks about working with Heather McEntire, his handsome goats, and his “warmer, rounded cowbell.”

I’ve got the new album from the Wood Brothers and I know you’re gonna love it. I’ve got that new bluesy tribute album from Dave Alvin & Phil Alvin. Plus new music from Corb Lund, Webb Wilder, Dick LeMasters, The Mastersons, and the Ted Hawkins tribute album.


Direct download: tmf0270.mp3
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Kevin Gordon plays tracks from Long Gone Time and talks about Outsider artists, the story of his father’s car, and his conversation with Brownie Ford.

This week I’ve got that brand new album from Corb Lund. I’ve also got that Ted Hawkins tribute album and the debut from Cicada Rhythm. Plus more new music from the Turnpike Troubadours, Jim Lauderdale, Nocona, Magnolia Collective, Shemekia Copeland, Jason Heath & The Greedy Souls, and Bottle Rockets. Plus a have a sneak peek at the upcoming Chris Laterzo album.


Direct download: tmf0269.mp3
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Tokyo Rosenthal plays tracks for Afterlife and talks about his Cold War veteran status, his deep south show, and his music variety show.

In this week’s episode I’ve go the new country/blues album from Jim Lauderdale. I’ve got more from that Turnpike Troubadours album. More roadhouse blues from Kevin Gordon. I’ve also got new rock & roll from Nocona, Blitzen Trapper, Bottle Rockets, and Michael Rank.



Direct download: tmf0268.mp3
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Randall Bramblett plays tracks from Devil Music & talks about the bottom end loops, ambient noises, & strange sounds he uses in his modern music.

On this week’s episode I’ve got the new country rock album from the Turnpike Troubadours. I’ve also got the new Don Henley Americana album. Plus we’ve got album from two rootsy North Carolina bands I think you’re gonna like, not to mention cowpunk from Nocona, bluegrass from the Welfare Liners, and rock from Blitzen Trapper.


Direct download: tmf0267.mp3
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