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Monica Rizzio

Monica Rizzio – Sunshine is Free (Ep. 211)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with lauded Americana singer-songwriter Monica Rizzio about her 2019 release Sunshine is Free 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Nothin’
  2. Sunshine is Free
  3. The Shire
  4. The Real McCoy
GALLERY
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Monica and buy her music directly at:
https://monicarizzio.com/

Skinny Elephant Studio
https://www.skinnyelephantrecording.com/clients

Will Kimbrough (musician on album)
https://www.willkimbrough.com/

Joe Pisapia (musician on album)
https://www.joepisapia.net/

Sally Vince (Album Artist)
https://www.facebook.com/sally.vince.art/

Henhouse Prowlers (Ep. 81)
https://backcataloglisteningparty.com/artist/henhouse-prowlers/

Vinegrass (Monica’s Music Non-profit)
https://vinegrass.org/home

Get Monica’s Newsletter on Substack:
https://monicarizzio.substack.com/

Washashore Music (Monica’s Teaching Studio):
https://washashoremusic.com/

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Ann Savoy

Ann Savoy – Adieu False Heart (Ep. 210)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk this Friday with acclaimed cajun, roots & gypsy swing musician Ann Savoy about her 2006 collaboration with Linda Ronstadt, Adieu False Heart 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Adieu False Heart
  2. Parlez Moi D’amour
  3. Walk Away Renee
  4. Plus Tu Tourne
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Ann and purchase her music directly:
https://www.annsavoy.com/

Learn more about Linda Ronstadt:
https://lindaronstadt.com/

More about this album:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Adieu_False_Heart

Ann’s New Album – Another Heart
https://annsavoy.bandcamp.com/album/another-heart

Magnolia Sisters
https://magnoliasisters.com/

Dirk Powell
https://www.dirkpowell.org/
https://www.dirkpowell.org/cypress-house-studio

Stuart Duncan
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stuart_Duncan

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Doyle Turner

Doyle Turner – Sweet Difficult Sounds (Ep. 209)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with Americana singer-songwriter Doyle Turner about his 2022 release Sweet Difficult Sounds 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to his music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Best If I Forget
  2. In This Meantime
  3. One Good Night
  4. Coming Round
GALLERY
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Doyle and purchase his music directly:
https://doyleturner.com/

Ted Hajnasiewicz
https://www.tedhtunes.com/

International Treasures
https://www.theinternationaltreasures.com/

The Rabbit Hole (Radio Show)
https://www.rabbit-hole-productions.com/

Singer/Songwriter Songwriting Challenge Facebook Group:
https://www.facebook.com/singersongwritersongwritingchallenge

Supple Studios
https://www.supplestudios.com/

Support Doyle by joining his Patreon:
https://patreon.com/doyleturner

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Cole Diamond

Cole Diamond – Friday Night Demons Collection (Ep. 208)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with rock and outlaw country singer-songwriter Cole Diamond about his 2022 Friday Night Demons Collection 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to his music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Friday Night Demons
  2. Drinkers Hall Of Fame
  3. Getting Old
  4. Golden Rule
  5. She’s Gone
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Cole Diamond and purchase his music directly at:
https://colediamondmusic.com/

Purchase the Friday Night Demons collection of singles at: https://colediamond.bandcamp.com/

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Sawyer Fredericks

Sawyer Fredericks – Hide Your Ghost (Ep. 207)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with Americana Singer–Songwriter (and past winner of NBC’s The Voice) Sawyer Fredericks about his 2018 release Hide Your Ghost 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to his music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Window
  2. Angel’s Skin
  3. How Beautiful
  4. Should’ve Known Better
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Sawyer and purchase his music directly:
https://www.sawyerfredericks.com/

Dreamland Recording Studio in Woodstock, NY
https://www.dreamlandrecording.com/

Ariel Shafir (Album’s Engineer)
https://www.arielshafirmusic.com

The Accidentals (Ep. 145)
https://backcataloglisteningparty.com/artist/the-accidentals/

Sleep Paralysis
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sleep_paralysis

The Nightmare
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Nightmare_(2015_American_film)

Sawyer Fredericks – Hide Your Ghost – Official
https://youtu.be/c3J506oJPV0?si=V5pwksvwxpF1OUAc

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Breanne Marie

Breanne Marie – Wildflowers & Tumbleweeds (Ep. 206)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with Americana singer-songwriter Breanne Marie about her 2017 release Wildflowers & Tumbleweeds 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Anya’s Song
  2. Carousel
  3. Rocking Horse
  4. Change of Heart
  5. Old Man & Maggie
GALLERY
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Breanne Marie and buy her music directly at:
https://www.breannemarie.com/

Round Here Records Duluth:
https://www.facebook.com/roundhererecordsduluth
https://www.instagram.com/roundhererecordsduluth

Sparta Sound:
https://spartasound.bandcamp.com/

Duluth’s Homegrown Music Festival:
https://duluthhomegrown.org/

Duluth Superior Symphony Orchestra’s Bridge Sessions

https://dsso.com/bridge-sessions
https://www.pbs.org/video/breanne-marie-and-the-front-porch-sinners-yi4ixy/

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Rita Hosking

Rita Hosking – Frankie and the No-Go Road (Ep. 205)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with acclaimed country-folk songwriter Rita Hosking about her 2015 release Frankie and the No-Go Road 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Wetiko
  2. The No-Go Road
  3. Mama Said
  4. Spirit Canoe
  5. Resurrection
GALLERY
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Rita and buy her music directly at:
https://ritahosking.com

Joseph Campbell and the Hero’s Journey:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Campbell
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hero%27s_journey

Columbus and Other Cannibals: The Wetiko Disease Of Exploitation, Imperialism, And Terrorism
By Jack D. Forbes
https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/authors/147594/jack-d-forbes

Norval Morrisseau – Anishnaabe Artist and Inspiration for Rita’s Cover Art
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Norval_Morrisseau

Climate Country Radio (Rita’s Grant funded album – free download)
https://ritahosking.com/climate-country-radio

Resurrection (Official Video)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CSvXJ0bkSxU

Rita’s YouTube Channel:
https://www.youtube.com/@ritahosking7344

Kora Feder (Singer-Songwriter and Rita’s Daughter)
https://korafeder.com/

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Kiran Ahluwalia

Kiran Ahluwalia – Aam Zameen: Common Ground (Ep. 204)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with India-born, Canadian-raised vocalist and composer Kiran Ahluwalia about her 2011 release Aam Zameen : Common Ground 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Mustt Mustt
  2. Rabba Ru
  3. Yaar Naal
  4. Saffar
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Kiran and purchase her music directly at: https://www.kiranmusic.com/

Tinariwen (Tuareg musicians from the Sahara region of northern Mali)
https://www.tinariwen.com/

Video: Mustt Mustt : Kiran Ahluwalia with Tinariwen:
https://youtu.be/u4VqYHXwX5Y?si=eF5iGG66KlIJwBnY

Follow Kiran on YouTube:
https://www.youtube.com/@KiranMusic1

Riti (goje) – one-stringed fiddles from West Africa:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Goje

UPDATE from Kiran: “Bulbul tarang literally “waves of nightingales”, alternately Indian or Punjabi banjo is a string instrument from Punjab which evolved from the Japanese taishōgoto, which likely arrived in South Asia in the 1930s.”

She also sent two example videos of the instrument being played: here and here.

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Matt & Shannon Heaton

Matt & Shannon Heaton – Lovers Well (Ep. 203)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with lauded Boston-based Irish music duo Matt & Shannon Heaton about their 2009 release Lovers Well 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to their music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Lily of the West
  2. Brad’s Honeybees
  3. Lover’s Lament
  4. Lao Dueng Duen
GALLERY
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Matt & Shannon and purchase their music directly at:
https://shannonheatonmusic.com/
https://mattandshannonheaton.com/

Virtual Guided Sessions (YouTube)
https://www.youtube.com/shannonheatonmusic

Irish Music Stories Podcast
https://shannonheatonmusic.com/ims/

In Harmony (Matt & Shannon Heaton’s Tune Cookbook)
https://shannonheatonmusic.com/product/in-harmony-e-book-mp3s/

Andrew Bird
https://www.andrewbird.net/

Aoife O’Donovan
https://www.aoifeodonovan.com/

Keith Murphy
https://blackislemusic.com/

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John McCutcheon

John McCutcheon – The Greatest Story Never Told (Ep. 202)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with legendary folk singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist John McCutcheon about his 2002 release The Greatest Story Never Told 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to his music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Ghosts Of The Good Old Days
  2. Dancing In The Street
  3. Walk On Water
  4. Extend A Hand
  5. Barbershop
GALLERY
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about John and purchase his music directly at:
https://www.folkmusic.com/

Join John on Patreon:
https://www.patreon.com/JohnMcCutcheon

Tim O’Brien
https://timobrien.net/

Stuart Duncan
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stuart_Duncan

Cathy Freeman
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cathy_Freeman

Stiff Gins
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stiff_Gins

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