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Vintage Cafe: Vampire Weekend From 2007 - Before Their First Album!

October 7, 2013 - The buzz about Vampire Weekend preceded our December 2007 session with them, even though their self-titled debut full-length wouldn’t be out for more than a month.
Legendary Inspiration Information Artist Shuggie Otis Re-emerges With First New Album In Almost 40 Years

October 4, 2013 - Blues and R&B composer and performer Shuggie Otis has a new album. For the reclusive Otis who hasn’t released a new album in almost forty years it is major news that the Wings of Love containing work from the last several years has been released.
Memphis Roots Singer Valerie June Shines With Major Label Debut

October 3, 2013 - Valerie June has been recording her blend of folk, blues and Appalachian influenced music since the mid-2000’s with local releases in Memphis.
Little Comets Smart Syncopated Rock From Newcastle-upon-Tyne

October 2, 2013 - Little Comets, the three-piece band from Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, have released their second album Life Is Elsewhere as their debut in the States.
Dr. Dog Live From Their Studio As We Welcome The New Album B-Room

A road trip for us today as we travel to the studio right outside of Philadelphia where Dr. Dog recorded their new album B-Room.
Vintage Cafe: The Moment Glen Hansard and Marketa Irglova’s Lives Changed

September 30, 2013 - Today’s Vintage Cafe is worth re-visiting not only because of the exquisite music from the film Once, but because of when it was broadcast.
Pet Shop Boys Bring “More Banging, More Lasers” To New Electric Album.

September 27, 2013 - Stylish, Ironic, Modern: It’s hard to be all those things for almost thirty years. But the Pet Shop Boys, Neil Tennant and Chris Lowe, have since “West End Girls” was a hit in 1985.
Pokey LaFarge’s Modern Reverence For Old Time Sounds

September 26, 2013 - Pokey LaFarge and his band join us in the studio today and we are going to be transported in time!
Young British Singer Jamie N Commons Soaks Up American Soul

September 25, 2013 - It’s an old story we’ve heard before: The British singer enamored of American music makes it his own.
He’s My Brother, She’s My Sister With Actual Siblings Rachel and Robert Kolar And A Tap Dancing Drummer

September 24, 2013 - In the studio today is the Los Angeles based band He’s My Brother, She’s My Sister who are indeed siblings Robert and Rachel Kolar.

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