Americana http://wunc.org en Houndmouth's Folk Songs Tell Vivid Stories http://wunc.org/post/houndmouths-folk-songs-tell-vivid-stories <p></p><p><font face="Arial,sans-serif" size="3"><span style="font-size: 12pt;">The members of</span></font><font face="Arial,sans-serif" size="3"><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><b>&nbsp;</b></span></font><font face="Arial,sans-serif" size="3"><span style="font-size: 12pt;"><a href="http://houndmouth.com/">Houndmouth</a>, an Americana quartet, grew up in the small town of New Albany, Indiana. Their&nbsp;music draws from their roots and combines folksy narratives with more rugged rock.&nbsp;</span></font></p><p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 16:41:07 +0000 Meghan Modafferi & Frank Stasio 31671 at http://wunc.org Houndmouth's Folk Songs Tell Vivid Stories Craicdown Brings World Acousticana To Triangle http://wunc.org/post/craicdown-brings-world-acousticana-triangle <P><SPAN style="LINE-HEIGHT: normal; FONT-FAMILY: Tahoma; FONT-SIZE: 13px">The band Craicdown considers itself World Acousticana: a blend of world music and americana. Fitting then that "craic" means fun and "craicdown" means a good time. Musicians the world over gather for amusement and enjoyment, aspects craicdown embodies in name and melody. Host Frank Stasio talks with <A href="http://www.craicdown.com/">craicdown</A>, and they play live in the studio.</SPAN></P> <P> Fri, 02 Aug 2013 14:51:08 +0000 Alex Granados & Frank Stasio 20076 at http://wunc.org Craicdown Brings World Acousticana To Triangle Musician Jeanne Jolly Returns From National Tour http://wunc.org/post/musician-jeanne-jolly-returns-national-tour <p><a href="http://www.jeannejolly.com/">Jeanne Jolly</a> visited our studio a year ago in the early stages of working on her album, “Angels.” Now, she is back in the midst of a national tour promoting her album. Fri, 14 Jun 2013 15:20:06 +0000 Adija Manley & Frank Stasio 17237 at http://wunc.org Musician Jeanne Jolly Returns From National Tour Local Musicians Honor Ry Cooder http://wunc.org/post/local-musicians-honor-ry-cooder <p></p><p></p><p> Fri, 03 May 2013 16:13:41 +0000 Alex Granados & Frank Stasio 14753 at http://wunc.org Local Musicians Honor Ry Cooder Band Keeps Soul Alive Through Musical Expression http://wunc.org/post/band-keeps-soul-alive-through-musical-expression <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.reverbnation.com/thethirdexpression">The Third Expression</a> is an interesting hodgepodge of genres --&nbsp;jazz, roots music and country -- and they only hit the Durham scene about two years ago.</p><p> Fri, 05 Apr 2013 14:13:54 +0000 Christina Blyde & Frank Stasio 13203 at http://wunc.org Band Keeps Soul Alive Through Musical Expression Musician Sings For Social Justice http://wunc.org/post/musician-sings-social-justice <p></p><p><a href="http://www.tokyorosenthal.com/tokyo_rosenthal/home.html" style="line-height: 1.5;">Tokyo Rosenthal</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is an Americana musician. And while Americana might be a traditional sort of music, Tokyo Rosenthal isn’t your traditional artist.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">His sound combines rock, country and blues, and his songs revolve around issues of social justice. Host Frank&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Stasio</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;talks to him about his newest album, and Tokyo Rosenthal plays live in the studio.</span></p><p> Fri, 22 Mar 2013 15:42:53 +0000 Isaac-Davy Aronson & Frank Stasio 12483 at http://wunc.org Musician Sings For Social Justice The Gravy Boys Ladle Americana On Thick http://wunc.org/post/gravy-boys-ladle-americana-thick <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Americana music of </span><a href="http://gravyboys.com/fr_home.cfm" style="line-height: 1.5;">The Gravy Boys</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> hit the scene about eight years ago. They’re now three albums in and expanding their acoustic sound. Their newest album is called Crackerjack Whistle, and they’ll be playing in Raleigh tomorrow night.</span></p><p> Fri, 15 Mar 2013 15:23:04 +0000 Frank Stasio & Alex Granados 12083 at http://wunc.org The Gravy Boys Ladle Americana On Thick Overmountain Men Blend History, Appalachian Music http://wunc.org/post/overmountain-men-blend-history-appalachian-music <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Musicians David Childers and Bob Crawford bonded over a shared love of Appalachian music and history. The result is the second CD from their band "</span><a href="http://www.overmountainmen.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">The Overmountain Men</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">." Crawford is also the bassist for the </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Avett</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Brothers, while Childers has had a long career with the Modern Don </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Juans</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. </span></p><p> Fri, 22 Feb 2013 17:20:27 +0000 Dave DeWitt & Isaac-Davy Aronson 10843 at http://wunc.org Overmountain Men Blend History, Appalachian Music