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Dar Williams

Dar Williams – The Green World (Ep. 54)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk this Friday with renowned folk-singer, author and speaker Dar Williams about her 2000 release The Green World ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. What Do You Love More Than Love
  2. And A God Descended
  3. I Won’t Be Your Yoko Ono
  4. I Had No Right
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Dar and purchase her music: https://www.darwilliams.com/

Learn about Dar’s songwriting retreats and upcoming book Writing a Song That Matters:
https://darwilliamsretreat.com/

Like what you hear? Fill up Dar’s tip jar via PayPal: https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/DarWilliamsMusicย or Venmo: @DarWilliams

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Stephen Kellogg

Stephen Kellogg – Glassjaw Boxer (Ep. 53)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with singer-songwriter, TEDx speaker, author and family-man Stephen Kellogg about his 2007 release Glassjaw Boxer ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to his music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Sweet Sophia
  2. Cabin in the Woods
  3. 4th of July
  4. In Front of the World
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Stephen and buy his music at: https://www.stephenkellogg.com/

Like what you heard? Fill up Stephen’s tip jar at Venmo:
@stephen-kellogg-6

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The Okee Dokee Brothers

The Okee Dokee Brothers โ€“ Can You Canoe? (Ep. 50)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with acclaimed children’s folk duo The Okee Dokee Brothers about their Grammy-winning adventure album Can You Canoe? ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to their music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Can You Canoe?
  2. Haul Away Joe
  3. Bullfrog Opera
  4. Thousand Star Hotel
  5. Brother
GALLERY
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about the Okee Dokee Brothers:

https://www.okeedokee.org/

Like what you hear? Purchase Can You Canoe? CD/DVD and Picture Book:

https://www.hellomerch.com/collections/the-okee-dokee-brothers

Check out their great music videos (documenting their canoe trip) on YouTube:

https://www.youtube.com/user/OkeeDokeeBros/

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The Wailin Jennys

The Wailin’ Jennys โ€“ Bright Morning Stars (Ep. 48)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk this Friday with Billboard-charting folk stars The Wailin’ Jennys about their 2011 release Bright Morning Stars ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to their music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Bird Song
  2. All the Stars
  3. Swing Low Sail High
  4. Storm Comin’
  5. Cherry Blossom Love
  6. What Has Been Done
GALLERY
SHOW NOTES

Purchase Bright Morning Stars: https://store.compassrecords.com/products/bright-morning-stars

Like what you hear? The band would like all tips to go to National Alliance on Mental Illness: https://nami.org/Home

Heather Masse New Project – Songs From Home
https://heatherivan.bandcamp.com/releases

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Carrie Elkin

Carrie Elkin – Call It My Garden (Ep. 44)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with renowned Austin, TX-based singer-songwriter Carrie Elkin about her 2011 release Call It My Garden! ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS
  1. Jesse Likes Birds
  2. Berlin
  3. Landeth by Sea
  4. Guilty Hands
SHOW NOTES

Learn more about Carrie: http://carrieelkin.com/

Purchase Call It My Garden: https://carrieelkin.square.site/shop/cds/2

The “Making of” Video: https://youtu.be/d-7uKRKlLUk

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Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem

Rani Arbo & Daisy Mayhem – Gambling Eden (Ep. 42)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with fiddler/vocalist Rani Arbo and her string band Daisy Mayhem who have been blurring the boundaries of American roots music for the last 20 years. We’re excited to be digging into their 2003 release Gambling Eden ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to their music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

FEATURED SONGS:
  1. Finland
  2. Turtle Dove
  3. Closer
  4. Eve
  5. The Farmer Is The Man
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SHOW NOTES:

Learn more about Rani Arbo and Daisy Mayhem and purchase their music at: https://www.raniarbo.com/

Like what you hear? Fill up their tip jar via PayPal: raniarbo@gmail.com | Venno: @raniarbo

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Dom Flemons

Dom Flemons – Prospect Hill: The American Songster Omnibus (Ep. 41)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with GRAMMY Award Winner, Two-Time EMMY Nominee, roots musician Dom Flemons about the re-issue of his 2014 release Prospect Hill: The American Songster Omnibus Album Art ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ! Join us as we listen to Dom’s music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recordings.

FEATURED SONGS:
  1. Grotto Beat (Instrumental)
  2. Til The Seas Run Dry
  3. Too Long Iโ€™ve Been Gone
  4. Marching up Prospect Hill
  5. Big Head Joeโ€™s March
  6. Georgia Drumbeat
SHOW NOTES:

Learn more about Dom:
https://theamericansongster.com/

Purchase Prospect Hill: The American Songster Omnibus at: https://stores.portmerch.com/domflemons/

Like what you hear? Fill up Dom’s tip jar via PayPal: https://www.paypal.com/paypalme/theamericansongster
OR Venmo: @Dom-Flemons

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Robin & Linda Williams

Robin & Linda Williams – The First Christmas Gift (Ep. 39)

FEATURED SONGS
  1. On A Quiet Christmas Morn
  2. Together All Alone
  3. Shotgun Shells On A Christmas Tree
  4. Rise Up Shepherds And Follow
SHOW NOTES

Robin & Linda’s Website:
http://www.robinandlinda.com

Like what you hear? Fill up Robin & Linda’s tip jar via PayPal: rwilli1730@aol.com

Purchase The First Christmas Gift: http://www.robinandlinda.com/ordering.html

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Maggie Roche Suzzy Roche The Roches

Suzzy Roche – Where Do I Come From: Selected Songs from Maggie Roche (Ep. 38)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk with singer, songwriter and author Suzzy Roche of the renowned folk trio The Roches who will be highlighting her musical collaborations with her late sister Maggie Roche, whom she played with in the acclaimed folk trio The Roches for over 40 years. It is an hour of wonderful songs and stories celebrating both music and family โค๏ธ

Featured Songs
  1. Hammond Song
  2. A Dove
  3. One Season
  4. Broken Places
  5. Malachy’s
Show Notes

Suzzy’s Website: https://www.suzzyroche.com/

Purchase Where Do I Come From: Selected Songs from Maggie Roche at: https://www.suzzyroche.com/shop–cart

Purchase Suzzy and Lucy duo album I Can Still Hear You:
https://suzzyandlucy.com/

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Katie Dahl

Katie Dahl – Leaky Boats and Paper Birds (Ep. 36)

Hosts Mother Banjo and Anthony Ihrig talk this Friday with radio-charting folksinger Katie Dahl about her 2012 release Leaky Boats and Paper Birds ๐ŸŽถ ๐Ÿ’ฟ. Join us as we listen to her music together and hear the stories behind the songs and recording.

Featured Songs
  1. Kathleen
  2. Pier 33
  3. Hometown Tables
  4. Leaky Boats and Paper Birds
Show Notes

Hometown Tables Music Video:
https://youtu.be/w6PHEaROTvE

Purchase Katie’s music:
https://katiedahlmusic.com/store/

Join Katie on Patreon:
http://www.patreon.com/katiedahlmusic

Like what you hear? Fill up Katie’s tip jar at: http://www.paypal.me/katiedahlmusic

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