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Deidre McCalla

Deidre McCalla – Everyday Heroes & Heroines (Ep. 116)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with singer, songwriter and guitarist Deidre McCalla 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Everyday Heroes & Heroines
  2. Outside
  3. Blessings
  4. Girl You Don’t Know
GALLERY
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Learn more about Deidre and purchase her music directly at: https://deidremccalla.com/

Like what you hear? Fill-up Deidre’s Tip Jar via: PayPal: paypal.me/DeidreM | Venmo: @deidremc

Join the Party on Patreon:
patreon.com/backcataloglisteningparty

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Natalia Zukerman

Natalia Zukerman – Gypsies & Clowns: Live at SPACE (Ep. 113)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with New York musician, painter and educator Natalia Zukerman 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Haunted House
  2. Always
  3. Sorry Side of Town
  4. Brand New Frame
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Natalia and purchase her music directly at: nataliazukerman.com

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Lucy Kaplansky

Lucy Kaplansky – The Red Thread (Ep. 111)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with acclaimed folk singer-songwriter Lucy Kaplansky about her 2004 release The Red Thread 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. This Is Home
  2. The Red Thread
  3. Land Of The Living
  4. Brooklyn Train
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Lucy and purchase her music directly at: https://lucykaplansky.com/

New Album out June 2nd, 2022: Last Days of Summer – available exclusively at: https://lucykaplansky.com/

Join Lucy on Patreon
https://www.patreon.com/lucykaplansky

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Claudia Schmidt

Claudia Schmidt – Big Earful (Ep. 110)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with lauded folk, jazz and blues signer-songwriter Claudia Schmidt about her 1987 release Big Earful 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. You Can Call Me Baby
  2. Novembering
  3. Rock That Sucker
  4. Bend In The River
GALLERY
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Claudia and purchase her music directly at: claudiaschmidt.com

Like what you hear? Fill up Claudia’s tip jar: paypal.me/claudiaschmidtct

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Jake Manders

Jake Manders – Self-Titled (Ep. 109)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with folk singer-songwriter and multi-media artist Jake Manders 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to his music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Plus One
  2. Absinthe
  3. Roundabouts
  4. Can’t Say Goodbye
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Jake, his music and his artwork at:
http://www.jakemanders.com/

Ben Kyle: producer, co-writer, musician on album:
https://benkyle.com/

Pistol Whippin’ Party Penguins:
https://pwppmusic.com/

Recent piece of NE Mpls. bar Dusty’s:

Grid drawing website mentioned in episode:
http://www.griddrawingtool.com/

Catch Jake and the Party Penguins at the Blue Ox Music Festival:
https://www.blueoxmusicfestival.com/

Like what you hear? Purchase Jake’s music via Venmo ($10 CD / $20 Vinyl) – @Jake-Manders (add address to notes field).

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Peter Mulvey

Peter Mulvey – Letters from a Flying Machine (Ep. 108)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with folk singer-songwriter, author and activist Peter Mulvey about his 2009 release Letters from a Flying Machine 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to his music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Kids in the Square
  2. Letter from a Flying Machine
  3. Some People
  4. Vlad the Astrophysicist
  5. Love Is Here to Stay
SHOW NOTES

Like what you hear? Purchase Peter’s music directly at: petermulvey.com

National Youth Science Camp:
https://www.nysf.com/w/programs/nyscamp/

Vlad the Astrophysicist Book:
https://www.petermulvey.com/store#!/Vlad-the-Astrophysicist-Book/p/78016153/category=22156011

Join Peter’s Patreon at:
https://www.patreon.com/lifeasacircusbear

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Sarah Harmer

Sarah Harmer – I’m a Mountain (Ep. 105)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk this Friday with Canadian singer-songwriter Sarah Harmer about her 2005 release I’m a Mountain 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. The Ring
  2. Oleander
  3. Goin’ Out
  4. Escarpment Blues
  5. How Deep In The Valley
GALLERY

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Learn more about Sarah:
https://sarahharmer.com/

Purchase Sarah’s music at:
https://shop.arts-crafts.ca/collections/sarah-harmer

Link to DocumentaryEscarpment Blues
https://youtu.be/jvEbwzHsN6A

Learn more about Sarah’s environmental work:
https://www.reformgravelmining.ca/

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Chris Smither

Chris Smither – Small Revelations (Ep. 104)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with acclaimed folk and blues songwriter and guitarist Chris Smither about his 1997 release Small Revelations 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to his music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Hold On
  2. Slow Surprise
  3. Cave Man
  4. Small Revelations
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Chris and purchase his music music directly at: smither.com

Fill up Chris’ tip jar via Venmo @SmitherYoung | PayPal: management@smither.com

The Extended Play Sessions with Chris Smither (YouTube)
https://youtu.be/o5mKCydD8no

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Natalie Nowytski

Natalie Nowytski – Amerikana (Ep. 99)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with award-winning Ukrainian-American 🇺🇦🇺🇸 composer and performer Natalie Nowytski about her 2013 release Amerikana 🎶 💿. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Poljana, poljana – Field Girl
  2. Čerešeň, čerešeň – Cherry Tree
  3. Za Dunaj / A ja taká dzivočka – Beyond the Danube / Oh, I Am That Kind of a Girl
  4. Teče voda, teče – Water Flows
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Learn more about Natalie and purchase her music directly:
https://natalien.com/

Nina Klymowska (Ukrainian-born American painter)
(couldn’t find any good links, let us know if you do!)

Orkestar Bez Ime
https://orkestarbezime.com/

Natalie’s page about being an Ally to Ukraine 🇺🇦:
https://natalien.com/news.html

MN based Ukrainian American Community Center vetted charities:
https://uaccmn.org/help-ukraine-now/

Canada-Ukraine Foundation:
https://www.cufoundation.ca/cuf-ucc-ukraine-humanitarian-relief/

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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 🎶 💿. 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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