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Roots and Radicals Podcast·Thursday, May 24, 2018 The Roots, Rednecks, and Radicals is a radio show/podcast that focuses on Americana, Roots, and Folk music. We play a variety of music from divergent artists from many different eras. Roots and Folk music can be defined in many different ways and we lean in to the fact that artists from various backgrounds have enriched the catalog of American music with their ingenuity and creativity.

Roots and Radicals Podcast·Thursday, May 24, 2018 The Roots, Rednecks, and Radicals is a radio show/podcast that focuses on Americana, Roots, and Folk music. We play a variety of music from divergent artists from many different eras. Roots and Folk music can be defined in many different ways and we lean in to the fact that artists from various backgrounds have enriched the catalog of American music with their ingenuity and creativity.

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Roots and Radicals Podcast·Thursday, May 24, 2018 The Roots, Rednecks, and Radicals is a radio show/podcast that focuses on Americana, Roots, and Folk music. We play a variety of music from divergent artists from many different eras. Roots and Folk music can be defined in many different ways and we lean in to the fact that artists from various backgrounds have enriched the catalog of American music with their ingenuity and creativity.

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English

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775-815-1782


Episodes

Interview with John McEuen

11/19/2020
John McEuen was founding member of the Nitty Gritty Dirt band in the mid 1960s. Since then he has a led a musical career that is nothing short of amazing. He recorded with legendary musicians like Earl Scruggs, Doc Watson, and Maybelle Carter. He became lifelong friends with legendary comedian Steve Martin, and toured the world with the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band. Most recently he has released a number of books. Early next year he has a book coming out that details his bands trip to the Soviet...

Duration:00:23:22

Interview with Todd Snider

10/15/2020
Todd Snider was set to play in Northern Nevada this last March before the shutdown. I talked with him on the phone about his gig, and his music and then a week or so later the show was cancelled. This last weekend was his birthday so I thought that would be a good occasion to air my interview with him. He's a fascinating guy, enjoy!

Duration:00:26:30

Interview with Patterson Hood

10/7/2020
Patterson Hood has been the lead man for Drive By Truckers for over 20 years now. I can't say enough how much their music has meant to me. Having grown up in a rural setting, their music speaks to me in a unique way. However Patterson isn't just an amazing songwriter and performer, he also produces records. He produced the album "The Beautiful Madness" by Jerry Joseph and released it this year. I had to opportunity to talk with Patterson about the process of recording this new album. It was...

Duration:00:25:18

Interview with Jerry Joseph

10/1/2020
Jerry Joseph is an American singer/songwriter who has been making records for over 20 years now. He is known and loved by many working musicians for his craft of songwriting, his eccentric lyrics, and his incredible live performances. He recently made an album with Patterson Hood and his band the Drive By Truckers, and it is a standout piece of work. The album also features Jason Isbell recording with the band for the first time since he left Drive By Truckers. I can't say enough how much I...

Duration:00:46:55

Interview with Emily Zuzik

9/24/2020
Emily Zuzik is an L.A. based singer songwriter who has been putting out music for some time now. Her latest album is called "Torch and Trouble" and it features her songwriting skills, her incredible voice, and an eclectic sound that fits well in our times. As a musician she has been involved in all kinds of projects from various backgrounds including rock, soul, blues, and electronic music. Her latest album was produced by Ted Russell Kamp who I interviewed as well. Enjoy!

Duration:00:29:30

Interview With Ted Russell Kamp

9/16/2020
Ted Russell Kamp is an accomplished singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist who has been making music professionally for the last 20 years. In that time he's played bass for Shooter Jennings, produced multiple albums, released his own music, and won a GRAMMY for playing on Tanya Tucker's album last year. He's had an incredible career, and he recently released an album of his own material called "Down in the Den." I got to talk with him about his music and his impressive career in the...

Duration:00:32:37

Interview with Charley Crockett

9/9/2020
Charley Crockett is a truly fascinating artist. He got his start "busking" on street corners and has since made a name for himself as an incredible performer. His songwriting skills continue to bloom as he releases album after album. I had a chance to chat with him a few weeks ago about his most recent release "Welcome to Hard Times." We talked about all sorts of things music related and I was really impressed with his knowledge of Country Music history. Enjoy!

Duration:00:42:54

Interview with Caleb Caudle

9/7/2020
Caleb Caudle is a phenomenal singer/songwriter who hails from North Carolina. He recently moved to Nashville and released a new album this year. It was recorded at the famed Cash Cabin Studio with a host of incredible musicians. We talked about the new record, some of the songs on it, and music in general. Hope ya dig the interview!

Duration:00:10:53

Interview with Lilly Hiatt

8/27/2020
Lilly Hiatt is a singer/songwriter from Nashville Tennessee. She has been recording music for some time now and has made a name for herself with her insightful lyrics, and laid back vibe. I had a chance to speak with her recently about her newest album "Walking Proof." The album is full of great tunes and we talked about a number of them. Hope ya dig it!

Duration:00:18:11

Interview with Doug "Cosmo" Clifford

8/24/2020
Doug "Cosmo" Clifford has been a renown touring musician for over 50 years now starting off playing drums for the famed band "Creedence Clearwater Revival." In the 1980s he recorded a solo project that ended up getting shelved. Over 30 years later he is now releasing that album into the world. I talked with him about the new album, his music, and life in general. Hope ya dig it!

Duration:00:30:47

Inteview with Comedian Trae Crowder

7/26/2020
A conversation I had with comedian Trae Crowder the "Liberal Redneck." We talked about politics, religion, and music. All the stuff your mom told you not to talk about in mixed company. I hope ya dig it!

Duration:00:34:24

Ep. 113 Hour One

7/26/2020
Drive By Truckers: Lookout MountainSon Volt: Back Against The WallJason Isbell: White Man’s WorldLucero: For the Lonely OnesCory Branan: No Hit Wonder Interview with Comedian Trae Crowder

Duration:00:58:56

Ep. 113 Hour Two

7/26/2020
Tommy Emmanueal: Deep River Blues Eric Clapton: Hey Hey David Grisman/Tony Rice: Good Old Mountain Dew Billy Strings: Home Milk Carton Kids: I’ll Be Gone Sierra Hull: Poison Molly Tuttle: Take the Journey Rachel Baiman: Madison Tennessee SteelDrivers: I Choose You Steve Martin/Steep Canyon Rangers: California Margo Price: Twinkle Twinkle Indigo Girls: Change My Heart Brandi Carlile: Wherever is Your Heart Calexico/Iron and Wine: Father Mountain Che Apalache: Maria Charley...

Duration:00:58:43

Ep. 112 Hour One

7/15/2020
Johnny Cash: Personal Jesus Billy Strings: Taking Water Sarah Jarosz: Johnny Jeff Tweedy: Bombs Above Jaime Wyatt: Neon Cross Infamous Stringdusters Interview Infamous Stringdusters: Rise Sun Infamous Stringdusters: Another Night Charley Crockett: Welcome to Hard Times Colter Wall: Happy Reunion Amanda Shires: Swimmer The War and Treaty: We Are One

Duration:00:59:24

Ep. 112 Hour Two

7/15/2020
The Staple Singers: The Weight Jason Isbell: Dreamsicle The Mammals: Radio Signal Andy Shauf: Neon Skyline Caleb Caudle: Monte Carlo The Steeldrivers: I Choose You Lil Smokies: Fortunes Brandi Carlile: Heart’s Content LadyCouch: Foolish and Blue Rhett Miller: Wheels John Prine: Illegal Smile Hank Williams: Jambalaya Jade Jackson: Bottle it Up Trampled by Turtles: Thank You, John Steinbeck Secret Emchy Society: The Chaser

Duration:00:59:40

Infamous Stringdusters Interview

7/11/2020
The Infamous Stringdusters are a GRAMMY Award winning American bluegrass band who just released their ninth studio album. During our conversation we talked about the state of current events in the world and the influence music can have on how people engage with their political surroundings. The band has made a formal decision to publish music that has a positive influence on the world. I spoke with Andy Hall about their most recent release and the band in general. Enjoy!

Duration:00:17:03

Dom Flemons Interview

7/8/2020
A re-broadcast the interview I did with Dom from back in January of 2020.

Duration:00:31:15

Ep. 111 Hour One

7/8/2020
Brandi Carlile: Mainstream Kid Old Crow Medicine Show: Old Hickory Jason Isbell: Be Afraid Katie Pruitt: Expectations Jenny Lewis: Heads Gonna Roll Lucinda Williams: You Can’t Rule Me DBT: Sink Hole Margo Price: Twinkle Twinkle Charley Crockett: Welcome to Hard Times: Dolly Parton: Coat of Many Colors Andy Shaug: Neon Skyline Caleb Caudle: Bigger Oceans The War and Treaty: We Are One Milk Carton Kids: I’ll Be Gone Patsy Cline: A Poor Man’s Roses

Duration:00:59:30

Ep. 111 Hour Two

7/8/2020
Dom Flemons Interview Mavis Staples: All in it Together LadyCouch: Foolish and Blue Lilly Hiatt: Candy Lunch Jaime Wyatt: Neon Cross Sarah Jarosz: Johnny Dave Alvin Stealin’

Duration:00:59:55

Ep. 110 Hour One

7/1/2020
Nathaniel Rateliff: Time Stands Strand of Oaks: Ruby Margo Price: Letting Me Down Jason Isbell: Be Afraid Dolly Parton: Sleep With One Eye Opened Sarah Jaroz: Johnny The Mammals: Radio Signal Grace Potter: Each Other LadyCouch: Foolish and Blue Glen Hansard: Cold Comfort Frank Turner: Bob Johnny Cash: Jackson Colter Wall: Happy Reunion Charley Crockett: Welcome to Hard Times George Strait: Amarillo by Morning Tom Russel: October in the Railroad Earth

Duration:00:59:55