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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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Siama

Siama – Soukous (Ep. 180)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with Congolese musician and soukous legend Siama about his 2004 album Soukous ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to his music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Sisili
  2. Mombasa
  3. Africa
GALLERY
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Siama and purchase his music directly:
https://www.siamamusic.com/

Great video piece on Siama from Twin Cities Public Television:
https://www.tpt.org/lowertown-line/profile/siama/

More about the Soukous (genre):
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Soukous

๐Ÿ’ฟ Like what you hear? Buy Siama’s music directly at https://www.siamamusic.com/music

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Jeff Ray

Jeff Ray – Blue Mara (Ep. 178)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with avant-garde resonator slide-guitarist and songwriter Jeff Ray about his 2009 release Blue Mara ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to his music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Sing to Me
  2. Cottonwood
  3. Until the Dust
  4. Sunshine City Tree
  5. Go On, My Blue
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Jeff Ray and purchase his music directly at:
https://jeffraymusic.com/

Willie’s American Guitars:
https://www.williesguitars.com/

Molly Maher (BCLP Ep 169):
https://backcataloglisteningparty.com/artist/molly-maher/

Brianna Lane (Background Vocals):
https://www.briannalanemusic.com/

Chris Becknell (Violin)
https://www.linkedin.com/in/chris-becknell-85982b8

Debashish Bhattacharya (Indian Slide Guitarist)
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Debashish_Bhattacharya

Charlie Parr Episode (Ep. 61)
https://backcataloglisteningparty.com/artist/charlie-parr/

Cam Waters
https://www.camwaters.com/home.cfm

Shaun Chosa (Album Art)
https://www.shaunchosa.com/

๐ŸŽ‰ Join the party on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/backcataloglisteningparty

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Justin Roth

Justin Roth – Now You Know (Ep. 172)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with acclaimed Colorado singer, songwriter and fingerstyle guitarist Justin Roth about his 2011 release Now You Know ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to his music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. This Winter
  2. Now You Know
  3. There and Back Again
  4. Surrender
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Justin and purchase his music directly: https://www.justinroth.com/

Learn from Justin:
https://www.justinroth.com/teaching

Kid Pan Alley:
https://www.kidpanalley.org/

Justin’s Gear Page:
https://www.justinroth.com/gear

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Molly Maher

Molly Maher – Follow (Ep. 169)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with acclaimed Americana and blues songwriter and guitarist Molly Maher about her 2020 release Follow ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Run Run Run
  2. Bird Song (I’ll Follow You)
  3. Open Road
  4. Find the Shepard
GALLERY
SHOW NOTES

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Joan Griffith Laura Caviani

Joan Griffith and Laura Caviani – Sambanova (Ep. 154)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with acclaimed jazz musicians and composers Joan Griffith and Laura Caviani about their 2008 release Sambanova ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to their music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Sambanova #1 in C
  2. Joan’s Baiao 1
  3. Sertao
  4. Samba for Jacob
SHOW NOTES

Buy Sambanova directly from Joan by sending $15 and your mailing address via PayPal to: anitaruth [at] mac.com

Joan Griffith Website (coming spring 2023):
https://www.joangriffith.com/

Laura Caviani Website:
https://www.lauracaviani.com

Laura Caviani Trio Sunday Livestreams from Plymouth Congregational Church: https://www.youtube.com/@plymouthcongregationalchurch

Jazz Central Studios (live performance/educational venue in Minneapolis):
https://www.jazzcentralstudios.org/

Courtney Dicmas (album art artist):
http://www.courtneydicmas.com/

Jacob do Bandolim (Mandolin Jake):
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacob_do_Bandolim

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Lonesome Dan Kase

Lonesome Dan Kase – Hours Seem Like Days (Ep. 97)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with country blues and folk songwriter Lonesome Dan Kase about his 2019 release Hours Seem Like Days, Days Seem Like Years ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to his music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

  1. Hazel Farewell
  2. Boxwood’s Dream
  3. Dark Days
  4. Addie’s Lament
  5. Where Do I Go Now
  6. Lagomorph Boogie
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Lonesome Dan at: https://lonesomedan.com

Like what you hear? Purchase Dan’s music directly by emailing your order to Dan at: lonesomedankase [at] yahoo.com

Henry Thomas-Bull Doze Blues:

Cover Art by Shelley Rohlf:
http://shelleyrohlf.com/

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Dean Magraw

Dean Magraw – Seventh One (Ep. 8)

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Dave Hull

Dave Hull- Time Machine (Ep. 5)