CD of the Week

CD of the Week
5:33 pm
Mon March 30, 2015

Van Morrison: Duets - Re-working the Catalogue

Van Morrison: Duets - CD of the Week March 24, 2015

For the week of March 24, 2015:

Van Morrison: Duets - Re-working the Catalog

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CD of the Week
5:41 pm
Tue March 17, 2015

Mark Knopfler: Tracker

Mark Knopfler: Tracker - CD of the Week for March 17, 2015

For the week of March 17, 2015:
 

Mark Knolpfler's latest effort is the ninth solo album from the British guitarist, singer/songwriter and former Dire Straits mainman. Tracker features 11 new Knopfler songs inspired by a wide range of subjects including Beryl Bainbridge and Basil Bunting. Produced by Knopfler and Guy Fletcher and recorded at British Grove Studios in London. Knopfler and Dire Straits have sold in excess of 120 million albums to date. A four-time Grammy Award winner, Knopfler is ranked by Rolling Stone Magazine as the 27th greatest guitar player of all time.

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CD of the Week
6:35 pm
Tue March 10, 2015

Jack DeJohnette: Made in Chicago

Jack DeJohnette: Made in Chicago - CD of the week March 10, 2015

March 10, 2015:

JACK DEJOHNETTE: MADE IN CHICAGO
 

This exhilarating live album features compositions by Jack, Roscoe Mitchell, Henry Threadgill, Muhal Richard Abrams; dynamic group improvisation and celebrates a reunion with old friends who came together for a very special concert at Chicago’s Millennium Park in August 2013.

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CD of the Week
5:42 pm
Tue March 3, 2015

Asleep at the Wheel: Still the King

Asleep at the Wheel: Still the King - CD of the Week March 3, 2015

THE WEEK OF MARCH 3, 2015

ASLEEP AT THE WHEEL: STILL THE KING
 

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CD of the Week
1:52 pm
Tue February 24, 2015

Rhiannon Giddens: Tomorrow is My Turn

Rhiannon Giddens: Tomorrow is My Turn - CD of the Week February 24, 2015

For the week of February 24, 2015

RHIANNON GIDDENS: TOMORROW IS MY TURN
 

Debut solo album from the singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and founding member of Grammy Award-winning Carolina Chocolate Drops.

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CD of the Week
5:20 pm
Tue February 17, 2015

Robert Earl Keen: Happy Prisoner - The Bluegrass Sessions

Robert Earl Keen: Happy Prisoner - CD of the Week February 17, 2015

For the week of February 17, 2015:
 

Robert Earl Keen: Happy Prisoner - The Bluegrass Sessions is an album unlike any other in his storied catalog. Inspired by the bluegrass and acoustic music he grew up around, Keen has put his unique stamp on fifteen standards and other beloved tunes (twenty on the deluxe edition) by Flatt & Scruggs, The Carter Family, Jimmie Rodgers, even Richard Thompson. Special guests include Lyle Lovett and Natalie Maines on vocals, Nickel Creek's Sara Watkins on fiddle, and Danny Barnes on banjo.

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CD of the Week
2:42 pm
Tue February 10, 2015

Bob Dylan: Shadows in the Night

Bob Dylan: Shadows in the Night - CD of the Week February 10, 2015

For the week of February 10, 2015

BOB DYLAN: SHADOWS IN THE NIGHT
 

The 36th album from the iconic singer/songwriter, and his first new music since 2012's worldwide hit TEMPEST.

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CD of the Week
11:16 pm
Sun February 1, 2015

The Lone Bellow: Then Came The Morning

The Lone Bellow

  The second album by the Southern-born, Brooklyn-based indie-folk trio, The Lone Bellow, opens with a crest of churchly piano, a patter of drums, and a fanfare of voices harmonizing like a sunrise. It's a powerful introduction, enormous and overwhelming, as Zach Williams, Brian Elmquist, and Kanene Pipkin testify mightily to life's great struggles and joys, heralding the morning that dispels the dark night: ''Then came the morning!

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CD of the Week
10:18 am
Fri January 23, 2015

The Decemberists: What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World

The Decemberists: What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World

The Decemberists: What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World

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CD of the Week
9:05 am
Mon August 11, 2014

The Bootleg Honeys

 The Bootleg Honeys are a homegrown Sonoma County Trio. Singer-Songwriters Alison Harris, Hannah Jern-Miller, and Katie Phillips perform original material and classic Americana covers with delicious three part harmonies. A back-porch blend of sweet and sassy vocals and acoustic guitars is spiced up by Hannah’s rockin’ electric guitar leads, Alison’s honky-tonk piano, and Porchboard stomp pedal and tambourine. Bill Bowker of KRSH radio calls The Bootleg Honeys “A breath of fresh air” in Americana and Country Music.

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