Enjoy these videos of live in studio performances, compliments of Acousticity!
Chicago Farmer plays a new song, "Brown Paper Sack," and "Twenty Dollar Bill," and John Till does "My Lonesome" and "My Dreams" from a session just before they play Chicago Farmer's Folk Night at the Castle. Recorded October 28, 2014 by Jeremy Schultz and Bruce Bergethon.
The Way Down Wanderers play two new songs (not on their EP, Path to Follow) in the GLT studios: "Dead Birds"(in vintage B&W) and "Sweet Morning Vision." Recorded July 19, 2014 by Jeremy Schultz and Bruce Bergethon.
Dan Hubbard doing the title song from "Livin' In the Heartland." Recorded September 2013.
August 2, 2015 "For Everything" is the latest collection of original songs from ISU and GLT alumnus Kevin Mileski. Conversation and some in-studio performances from Kevin, including a trip back to the reverberant GLT stairwell.
August 9, 2015 It's new music from Colorado bluegrass quintet Finnders and Youngberg. Their latest, "Eat the Moon," includes a half dozen originals from former Illinoisian Mike Finders.
August 16, 2015 Bluegrass mixed with classic country is the formula on the latest from Lorraine Jordan and Carolina Road, with performances on "Country Grass" from Eddie Raven, Crystal Gayle and Jim Ed Brown.
August 23, 2015 Two ebullient young bands mix classic folk and country with early jazz, blues and just plain fun. We feature the latest from the Bumper Jacksons ("Too Big World") and Dustbowl Revival ("With a Lampshade On").
August 30, 2015 New music from Champaign/Urbana-born fiddler and songwriter Andrea Zonn, and her continuing employer, James Taylor. She has a new release called"Rise"; his is "Before This World."
Top 15 current releases - August 2015
|The Railsplitters||The Faster It Goes||independent|
|The Slocan Ramblers||Coffee Creek||independent|
|The Milk Carton Kids||Monterey||Anti-|
|James Taylor||Before This World||Concord|
|Gene & Gayla Mills||Walk on Solid Ground||Heart Pine|
|Songs From the Road Band||Traveling Show||Lucks Dumpy Toad Records|
|Springfield Exit||That Was Then||Patuxent|
|Dale Ann Bradley||Pocket Full of Keys||Pinecastle|
|Jessica Lea Mayfield & Seth Avett||Sing Elliott Smith||Ramseur|
|Jonathan Edwards||Tomorrow's Child||Rising Records|
|Pokey LaFarge||Something in the Water||Rounder|
|Steve Gulley||& New Pinnacle||Rural Rhythm|
|Finnders-Youngberg (FY5)||Eat the Moon||Swingfingers|
|Norah Rendell||Spinning Yarns||Two Tap|
|Mandolin Orange||Such Jubilee||Yep Roc|
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