The staccato piano hits like concentrated bursts of firework, ambient tones stretching out the drama with dialogue: "There are moments in a rock star's life that define who he is. Where there is darkness, there is no you." Yup, it's a trailer for music biopic, all right, but cut with scenes of surreal fantasy. Enter: Rocketman.

If last week felt a little more... exhausting than usual, you're not alone. And if you're already finding yourself in need of a palliative before lunchtime on a Monday, well, you've come to the right place.

Destination Out: September 30, 2018

Sep 30, 2018

This week on "Destination Out", we featured music from a brand new release from Cecil Taylor, recorded in Sweden back in 1999.

Juke Joint: September 30, 2018

Sep 30, 2018
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This week on the "Juke Joint" broadcast, the Duke of Juke was out of town, so we revisisted an episode from September 3, 2017, all about automobile blues!

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This week on Homespun we heard new music from The Earls of Leicester, Joan Baez, and Michigan's own Jen Sygit! We also heard from Hank Bradley, Sandy Bradley & the Small Wonder String Band, The Red Squirrels, and newly inducted IBMA Hall of Famer Ricky Skaggs.