The Bluegrass Cafe
Song - Artist - Album
Working On A Building - The Seldom Scene - Heaven Bound
Scandinavia To San Diego 11-15-11
Alone Again - Doro - Calling The Wild - The acoustic guitar solo was provided by the writer, Lenny Kilmister.
Compared To What - Andreas Oberg - Six String Evolution - Gene McDaniels' soul-jazz anthem covered.
Rusty Nails - Kila - Dublin To Dakar - Kila (pronounced kee-luh) is one of the most innovative and creative contemporary young Irish bands, based in Dublin.
Dance of Life - Lira - EP - "you're my partner in the dance of life" - good line.
Wish I Stayed - Ellie Goulding - Lights - Lights, her debut album, went to #1 on the UK charts and sold over 620,000 copies by the end of the year.
River - Bell - Diamonite - Bell is Olga Bell, born in Moscow, raised in Alaska, now lives in Brooklyn.
Gypsy's Wife - Louise Burns - Mellow Drama - From Vancouver BC, her debut solo album. Formerly a member of the band Lillix.
Oslo - Andy Irvine - Abocurragh - Andy's voice is one of a handful of truly great ones that gets to the very soul of Ireland.
Coup De Coeur - Deishovida - Rough Guide to the Music of the Alps - Deishovida, which translates to "them again!" is an interesting Austrian combo that is extremely difficult to pigeonhole. With an unorthodox lineup of violin, accordion, hurdy-gurdy, cello and electric bass they combine classical, gypsy, Celtic and jazz genres.
The Most Beautiful Flower - Assaf Kehati Quartet - Flowers And Other Stories - noteworthy for the particularly stirring and dramatic accompaniment from drummer Udi Shlomo.
Anchor - Zee Avi - Ghostbird - Currently wrapping up an Asian tour, Zee will appear at the Orpheum Theatre in LA on Dec 3.
Longing - Rudresh Mahanthappa - Kinsmen - Kadri Gopalnoth on alto saxophone.
Sai Druma Dzertuve( In This Gloomy Tavern) - Laila Salins - Saskandinot - subtitled Latvian Drinking Songs. She is co-founder of the music ensembles Kolibri, Ecliptica, Cat’s Eye, Ballistic Cabaret and TalaMana.
Hale'iwa hula - Amy - Hawaiian Tradition - requwsr sent out to Mike in Putnam.
Sonny's Dream - Clydesiders - Crossing The Borders - My favorite Ron Hynes story song.
Maggie - Lori Watson - Scottish Folk - fiddle player and folk singer who performs traditional and contemporary folk music.
I Do - Gin Wigmore - Holy Smoke - People hear her unique voice and call me to obtain the album info.
Child of the Future - February Sky - Time Honored Pathways - February Sky is Phil Cooper and Susan Urban. Just received this new CD of songs about journeys, some literal, some spiritual, some even in other realities. My little slice of Americana for this week.