John Myers appears in the following:
Tuesday, August 04, 2020
The Grammy-nominated folk singer-songwriter from Kenya wrote and recorded his second album entirely during the COVID-19 shutdown.
Tuesday, July 28, 2020
The Kentucky singer-songwriter's debut album is a rocking country album called Old Time Feeling, and she talks about connecting with My Morning Jacket's Jim James to help co-produce the record.
Wednesday, July 15, 2020
The artist-producer behind albums from Dawes and Father John Misty and who's partly credited with revitalizing the Laurel Canyon music scene decided to pick up and head to Nashville for his new album.
Friday, July 10, 2020
Folk singer-songwriter Rufus Wainwright returned to LA, where he made his 1998 debut, to make his new record. He says the title comes from the idea of reexamining the world to make your own decisions.
Thursday, July 02, 2020
Rasanbleman (Red Moon) is Haitian creole for "a large gathering." It refers to the group of nearly 30 musicians and artists who got together for the album's recording sessions in Jacmel, Haiti.
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Singers Sam Craft and Alexis Marceaux describe their very different experiences with COVID-19. Plus hear the uniquely New Orleanian story of how the band celebrated the release of its new album.
Thursday, June 18, 2020
Over time, the sound and lineup of U.S. Girls has evolved from just Meg Remy. On the group's latest record, Heavy Light, up to 20 musicians recorded in the studio at the same time.
Friday, June 05, 2020
The Latin Alt program director Byron Gonzalez shares songs from a few of his favorite artists making music outside the Latin mainstream.
Friday, May 01, 2020
Earle knows the value of storytelling as a way to find our shared humanity. He used that talent to write the music for a play called Coal Country and make his latest album, Ghosts of West Virginia.
Tuesday, April 14, 2020
The New Orleans artist was on her way to getting a master's degree in child psychology when a friend inspired her to focus on music. Hear her soulful, powerful, voice in this session.
Tuesday, April 07, 2020
In the aftermath of her previous album Loner's success, Caroline Rose's new record is a concept album about a person who wants to be famous.
Monday, March 09, 2020
Pruitt's debut album beautifully recounts her experience growing up in a family that didn't always accept, much less understand, her choices.
Friday, February 07, 2020
JJ Mitchell and Hana Elion's voices are so perfectly in sync that when you hear them sing together, you'd almost think it's one single voice.
Thursday, January 30, 2020
The duo poked fun at the genre when hosting the 2018 Americana Music Awards, but they hold a deep respect for its musical traditions. Their latest album, The Only Ones, continues to build on them.
Monday, January 27, 2020
Though his music is sometimes called Americana, Tyler Childers rejects that label. "I don't know what it's called, but I've been calling it country," he says in this session.
Tuesday, January 21, 2020
The band's lead singer Adrianne Lenker calls its last two records, both released last year, spiritual siblings.
Friday, January 17, 2020
Hear Marcus King perform songs from his new solo album and share his first memories of playing guitar from The Lounge at World Cafe Live.
Tuesday, January 14, 2020
On his latest album, Son Little pushes his signature blend of R&B and soul further than ever.
Thursday, January 09, 2020
The California band's music blends lo-fi surf-rock, garage rock, Americana and psychedelic into something so unique it needed to come up with its own genre.