Homespun

Sundays at 4pm

'Homespun' is a program that focuses on the "traditional" side of music, although that can stretch from very old 78 rpm reissues to the contemporary music of today. Host Tom Ball says there are only two kinds of music: good music and bad music, and he strives to focus on the good each week!

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Homespun: August 12, 2018

Aug 12, 2018
flickr user: randen pederson / https://flic.kr/p/xyDBDr

This week on Homespun, we'll check out the sounds of Volume Five, NewTown, and Keith & Rooney-We'll also get Old Timey with Mike Seeger and Alive Gerrard, and hear new music from Wild Rivers, Mike Farris, plus  an early side from Amos Lee!

Homespun: August 5, 2018

Aug 5, 2018
flickr user: travis isaacs / https://flic.kr/p/4mhsyY

This week on Homespun we sampled the new sounds of Mountain Heart, NewTown, and Ray Bonneville! We also got some blues from Big Bill Broonzy, Josh White and Jimmy Reed; and finished off with a Gospel Hymn from Ry Cooder's latest release!

Homespun: July 29, 2018

Jul 29, 2018
flickr user: martin fisch / https://flic.kr/p/fefSMx

This week in Homespun, we heard some live music from the Johnson Mountain Boys, some Honky Tonkin' 'grass from Ronnie Bowman, and new music from Molly Tuttle. We also checked out new music from fiddler Paul Brown and we celebrated the 50th Anniversary of The Byrds "Sweetheart of the Rodeo" release.

Homespun: July 15, 2018

Jul 15, 2018
flickr user: Pete Considine / https://flic.kr/p/2LKMHn

This week on homespun we dipped back into the library to hear the likes of Jim Mills, Alison Krauss, Mick Hanly, and some early Doc Watson. We also heard new music from Chris Smither, along with the Wailin' Jennys and Canadian Erin Costello.

Homespun: July 8, 2018

Jul 8, 2018
flickr user: Jeremy Jenum / https://flic.kr/p/9cDHG9

This week on Homespun we heard a track from the new Junior Sisk release as well as music from Blue Highway and Ronnie Bowman. We also got old timey with Dirk Powell, The Mississippi Sheiks and finished out with Lindsay Lou and Emmy Lou!

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