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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This week on “Homespun” we heard the latest from Billy Strings, Rick Faris, Sister Sadie, & Balsam Range. We also spun some Uncle Dave Macon, John McCutcheon, new Riley Baugus, and celebrated Joni Mitchell's birthday with music from her most popular record, "Court  & Spark"!


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This week on “Homespun” we caught the new sounds of The Grascals, plus Darin & Brooke Aldridge. We also heard the blues sounds of pianist Sammy Price, Washboard Sam, and Harmonica great Sonny Terry. We finished out the hour with Nashville songwriter Gary Nicholson and the latest from Ry Cooder!

Homespun: October 27, 2019

Oct 27, 2019

This week on “Homespun” we heard new music from Darin & Brooke Aldridge, The Po' Ramblin' Boys, as well as Riley Baugus, and lead vocalist for Special Consensus, Rick Faris, who has a new solo release. We also checked out Alabama fiddler James Bryan, and finished out with new music from the Mississippi All-Stars and a Tom Waits compilation called "Women Sing Waits".

Homespun: October 20, 2019

Oct 20, 2019
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This week on "Homespun", we heard new music from Blue Highway and Town Mountain, plus we also got the blues from Taj Mahal's 1968 debut, and we celebrated  Brandi Carlisle's recent live  performance of Joni Mitchell's Album "Blue" by listening to a couple tracks from this landmark record!

Homespun: October 13, 2019

Oct 13, 2019
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This week on “Homespun”, we heard from International Bluegrass Music Association Award Winners Sister Sadie, Billy Strings, and Mandolin player of the year, Alan Bibey! We also celebrated Uncle Dave Macon's birthday and finished out with new music from singer-songwriter John Gorka.

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