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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 ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. 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
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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 ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. 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 taishลgoto, 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 ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. 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 Heatonโ€™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 ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. 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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https://www.patreon.com/backcataloglisteningparty

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Richard Shindell

Richard Shindell – Careless (Ep. 200)

Join hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig as they celebrate episode 200 ๐ŸŽ‰ of the Back Catalog Listening Party this Friday with renown folk musician and songwriter Richard Shindell about his 2016 release Careless ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to his music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. The Deer on the Parkway
  2. All Wide Open
  3. Atlas Choking
  4. Before You Go
SHOW NOTES

Join Richard on Substack:
https://richardshindell.substack.com/

๐Ÿ’ฟ Like what you hear? Buy Richard’s music directly: https://continentalrecordservices.bandcamp.com/album/careless

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David LaMotte

David LaMotte – Change (Ep. 198)

A special in-person episode of the Back Catalog Listening Party where hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig chat with folk singer-songwriter, author and speaker David LaMotte about his 2006 release Change at the Folk Alliance Region Midwest (FARM) conference in Lisle, IL ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟJoin us and a live audience as we listen to his music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. History Teacher
  2. Keep the Change
  3. Crawl Inside
  4. Let Me Go
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about David and purchase his music directly:
https://www.davidlamotte.com/music/

Learn more about Senderos Guatemala:
https://senderosguatemala.org/

Learn more about David’s book “You Are Changing the World Whether You Like It Or Not”:
https://www.davidlamotte.com/books/

Join David on Patreon:
https://www.patreon.com/DavidLaMotte

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https://www.patreon.com/backcataloglisteningparty

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Katy Tessman

Katy Tessman – Fall (Ep. 196)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with Minnesota singer-songwriter and author Katy Tessman about her 2001 release Fall ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Caribou
  2. Thinking of You
  3. Odd Timing
  4. Alone
  5. Fall
GALLERY
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Katy and purchase her new music directly at:
https://www.katytessman.com/

Jay Moran (Producer):
https://www.instagram.com/ejaymo/

Richard Davis (bassist):
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Davis_(bassist)

Clyde Stubblefield (drummer):
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Clyde_Stubblefield
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Funky_Drummer

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Katey Bellville

Katey Bellville – Clue (Ep. 195)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with Minnesota Americana and bluegrass songwriter Katey Bellville about her 2013 release Clue ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Clue
  2. MN Snow
  3. At Ease
  4. Ripped Blue Jeans
GALLERY
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Katey Bellville and purchase her music directly at: https://www.kateybellville.com/

๐Ÿซ™ Like what you hear? Fill up Katey Bellville’s tip jar via Venmo: https://account.venmo.com/u/skycoldblue

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John Louis

John Louis – Drift (Ep. 194)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with country-folk troubadour John Louis about his 2015 release Drift ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to his music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. The Barn
  2. So Sorry
  3. Real Good Heart
  4. Tonight When The Band
GALLERY

SHOW NOTES

Learn more about John Louis and purchase his music directly at: https://johnlouissongs.com/

๐Ÿซ™ Like what you hear? Fill up John Louis’s tip jar via Venmo: @JohnLouisSongs | PayPal: https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/johnlouis

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Annie Humphrey

Annie Humphrey – Eat What You Kill (Ep. 193)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with Anishinaabe musician, songwriter and artist Annie Humphrey about her 2019 release Eat What You Kill ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Still My Son
  2. Now She Dances
  3. Ancient Love
  4. Give us Life
  5. Sacred Rage
SHOW NOTES

Justice Humphrey
https://www.youtube.com/@justicehumphrey544

Jeremy Ylvisaker (Producer)
https://www.instagram.com/jylvis/

Rich Mattson / Sparta Sound
https://www.richmattsonmusic.com/
https://spartasound.bandcamp.com/

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