Homespun

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'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: June 18, 2017

Jun 18, 2017

This week on Homespun we sampled new music from Tim O'Brien, The Lonesome River Band, and couple 1950'S recordings of Bill Monroe. We also noted the passing of singer-songwriter Rosalie Sorrels with a songs from her early days with the Green Linnet label.

Homespun: June 11, 2017

Jun 11, 2017

This week on Homespun, we dipped into the vaults and heard music from Wendy Miller & Mike Lilly, Bill Keith, and the Johnson Mountain Boys. We also heard a new track from Rhiannon Giddens, and a classic outtake from Gillian Welch's "Revival" recording!

Homespun: June 4, 2017

Jun 4, 2017
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This week on Homespun we heard new music form The Dukes of Drive, Blue Highway, along with Kenny & Amanda Smith. We also heard some sides from Mississippi John Hurt , Blind Willie McTell, and finished out with Grammy Award Winner Sarah Jarosz.

Homespun: May 28, 2017

May 28, 2017
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On this week’s episode of Homespun we heard tracks from Tony Rice, Rhonda Vincent, and The Steeldrivers. We also noted the passing of singer-songwriter Jimmy LaFave, and celebrated Bob Dylan’s birthday with songs from the bard himself!

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This week on Homespun, we’ll hear tracks from Tony Rice, Rhonda Vincent, and The Steeldrivers.

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