Americana Music Show's Blog Posts Tagged 'Taproot' (10)

TPR#67 Jonathan Harkham from Paladino - Interview and Music

On episode 67 of the Taproot Podcast, Joanathan Harkham talks about trying to capture the textures of the southern California landscape and latino culture, listening to his mother's country music while growing up in Los Angeles, and why he chose to cover "Green Green Grass of Home."…


Added by Americana Music Show on December 19, 2011 at 12:30am — 15 Comments

TPR#64 Border Blasters - Interview and Music

On episode 64 of the Taproot Podcast, Todd Jagger and JR Harrell talk about listening to border radio stations when they were kids, their own radio show, the joys of Texas…


Added by Americana Music Show on November 28, 2011 at 3:00am — No Comments

TPR#62 Ernie Hawkins

On episode 62 of the Taproot Podcast, Ernie Hawkins talks about the influence The Rev Gary Davis's early days in Durham, the influence Davis has had on his own music, the technique of playing guitar riffs as if they are piano or horm lines, and his upcoming show at the University of North Carolina's Southern Folklife Center.



Added by Americana Music Show on November 14, 2011 at 12:30am — No Comments

TPR#61 Tilford Sellers - Interview and Music

On Episode 61 of the Taproot Podcast, Tilford Sellers talks about his roots music inspirations on his most recent release, What You’re Doing To Me, how he writes smooth sounding lyrics, and shares a cut from his most recent recording session.


Listen to episode 61.




Added by Americana Music Show on November 9, 2011 at 11:30am — No Comments

TPR#57 Dale Watson

On episode 57 of the Taproot Podcast, Dale Watson talks about the CB craze in the 70's, his debut on the theatrical stage, how to write songs while driving a bus, videos from his upcoming CD, and the inspiration he got from recording in Sun Studios.
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Added by Americana Music Show on October 9, 2011 at 12:00pm — No Comments

TPR#56 Andrew Adkins

On episode 56 of the Taproot podcast, Andrew Adkins talks about life after his previous band, Mellow Down Easy, his trippy influences, and how he locked himself in his studio for 9 months to make Troublesome, My Love.



Download this episode now.…


Added by Americana Music Show on October 3, 2011 at 8:00pm — No Comments

TPR#44 Malcolm Holcombe

On episode 44 of the Taproot Podcast, I had the once in a lifetime chance to interview North Carolina legend Malcolm Holcomb. To say he plays "blues" is like saying a hurricane has a some wind in it. This guy is like nothing you ever heard before. Listen to the interview and hear three tracks from To Drink The Rain. …


Added by Americana Music Show on July 6, 2011 at 5:00pm — 1 Comment

TPR#42 Churchwood

On episode 42 of the Taproot Podcast, Bill Anderson and Joe Doerr of Churchwood deconstruct the blues, talk about what it's like to get together again after all these years, and teach us street Latin.





Added by Americana Music Show on May 23, 2011 at 7:30pm — No Comments

Tokyo Rosenthal: Who Was That Man

It would be a mistake and a shame to saddle Tokyo "Toke" Rosenthall with the label  "singer/songwriter." Better to call him one of the most entertaining story tellers working today. His latest CD, Who Was That Man?, unfolds like the opening credits of an epic western movie, complete with dramatic mariachi horns. There are elements of "Country and Western" music woven throughout the CD, but he's not riding off into cliche' territory. He's just setting expectations for a set of songs…


Added by Americana Music Show on May 11, 2011 at 5:00am — No Comments

TRP#40 Tara Nevins

On episode 40 of The Taproot Radio Podcast, Tara Nevins from Donna The Buffalo discusses her new solo CD, Wood and Stone, her reunion with her previous band mates, and announces the location of the new Grass Roots Festival. We also play three tracks from her CD, Wood and Stone.…


Added by Americana Music Show on May 10, 2011 at 5:30am — No Comments


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