Mon January 14, 2013


Sun January 13, 2013

'Global Village' Presents New Sounds From Spain

Originally published on Mon January 14, 2013 8:48 am

Barcelona-born guitarist José Luis Montón draws from classical influences, including Baroque music, in his flamenco compositions.
Dániel Vass Courtesy of the artist


Sun January 13, 2013

A Married Duo Chases The Dream, Toddlers In Tow

Originally published on Sun January 13, 2013 12:37 pm

Stefanie Drootin-Senseny and Chris Senseny are the core of Big Harp, a band the married couple formed shortly after the birth of their second child.
Ryan Fox Courtesy of the artist

Big Harp guitarist and lead singer Chris Senseney pulls his minivan into a gas station off Interstate 80 near the small town of Walnut, Iowa. His wife, and the band's bassist, Stefanie Drootin-Senseney jostles through children's books and toys scattered on the floor. Their kids do what kids do on long car trips: sing.

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Sat January 12, 2013
Marc on the Blues

Nine O'clock Blues: Delbert McClinton

Delbert McClinton performing at the Roanoke Island Festival Park, June 2009
Bob Muller Flickr - Creative Commons

Having been born in Lubbock and raised in Fort Worth, Texas, Delbert McClinton inherited that distinctly Texan ability to wander from one genre to another smoothly, obscuring the lines between them.

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Sat January 12, 2013
Music Interviews

A Night Out With Sam Cooke: 'Harlem Square' Turns 50

Originally published on Sat January 12, 2013 10:08 am

Sam Cooke in the studio in the early 1960s.
Courtesy of Legacy Recordings