Upcoming Shows

Show Number Recording Date Featured Artist Description

689

Mar 09, 2019

The Last Whippoorwill Bluegrass Band

20 years ago, 5 guys got together to form a Thursday night club, for something close to their hearts. The idea was to play the old tunes, the classic and traditional bluegrass music of Monroe, Flatt and Scruggs, and the Stanley Brothers...tunes that many "bluegrass musicians" seem to have forgotten, the name spun out from the title of Bill Monroe's "The First Whippoorwill". The band has discovered that many folks truly appreciate the old tunes, and for many young listeners, the classic sound is a whole new

690

Mar 09, 2019

Don Slepian

Electronic Classical Keyboardist, Born into a scientific family, music technologist Don Slepian showed both musical & technical talent early in life. He was Synthesizer Soloist with the Honolulu Symphony and Musical Director of the Honolulu Theater For Youth. He has been presented by WNYC’s “New Sounds”in NYC’s Lincoln Center and performed at the Pompidou Center in Paris. He currently webcasts from his studio in the Pocono Mtns, PA;“… one of the genre’s major talents…” Rolling Stone magaz

691

Apr 18, 2019

Del Rey

started playing guitar when she was four years old. At thirteen, she was immersed in the world of folk music, via the San Diego Folk Festival. She has tried to get a whole band onto her solo instrument from the beginning. This gives her music an interesting complexity, especially when applied to the ukulele.Rags, blues and tunes of the early 20th century are her specialty, even as she writes new music to add to the tradition; also has fashion sense that would make Minnie Pearl smile.

692

Apr 18, 2019

Del Rey

started playing guitar when she was four years old. At thirteen, she was immersed in the world of folk music, via the San Diego Folk Festival. She has tried to get a whole band onto her solo instrument from the beginning. This gives her music an interesting complexity, especially when applied to the ukulele.Rags, blues and tunes of the early 20th century are her specialty, even as she writes new music to add to the tradition; also has fashion sense that would make Minnie Pearl smile.

694

May 19, 2019

Cold Weather Company

Steadily building their artistic style and audience for the past five years, this NJ-based alternative folk band carries a diverse sound, rich with harmonies and instrumental builds. The band combines the various writing approaches and influences of its three members, Brian Curry, Jeff Petescia, and Steve Shimchick, to create unique arrangements and intricate layering. Their third full-length album, "Find Light," released on Jan. 25, 2019, expands mightily on their core of 3 voices, 2 guitars & a piano.