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Freedom in a Flip Phone: John Moreland's Quest for a Simple Life
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Freedom in a Flip Phone: John Moreland's Quest for a Simple LifeI hate surprises. However, Oklahoma's pride and joy John Moreland surprised us in April with his latest album, Visitor, and I guess I'm okay with it. Moreland's gone back to a sparse acoustic instrumentation, unlike the electronic sound (which I also loved) on his previous release, 2022's Birds in the…
Freedom in a Flip Phone: John Moreland's Quest for a Simple Life
PodcastsMay 23, 2024

Barnstar!, Boston's premier kinda bluegrass and definitely bombastic band, has released their new album Furious Kindness and we're #blessed to welcome Mark Erelli and Zachariah Hickman to the pod. Originally a fun side hustle and bluegrass vehicle for Zack, the group – which also includes Charlie Rose and Taylor and Jake Armerding – started very…

Freedom in a Flip Phone: John Moreland's Quest for a Simple Life
PodcastsMay 20, 2024

BGS is excited to announce the addition of Only Vans with Bri Bagwell to the BGS Podcast Network! Beginning today, May 20, the show – which is recorded from inside Bagwell's tour van – will be distributed and promoted by BGS alongside hit podcasts such as Toy Heart and Basic Folk, and joining the ranks…

Freedom in a Flip Phone: John Moreland's Quest for a Simple Life
PodcastsMay 20, 2024

(Editor's Note:Β BGS is proud to announce the addition of Only Vans with Bri Bagwell to the BGS Podcast Network! Read more about our newest podcast coming on board here.) In the latest episode of Only Vans, Texas country artist and host Bri Bagwell chats with friend, mentor, and famed lead singer of Cross Canadian Ragweed,…

Freedom in a Flip Phone: John Moreland's Quest for a Simple Life
PodcastsMay 16, 2024

Two long-time collaborators, cellist Francesa Ter-Berg and violinist Flora Curazon, Fran & Flora, have bonded over their obsession with ancient music, rooted in Eastern European and Jewish culture, for over a dozen years. Together and separately, the English musicians have been studying with teachers of ethnomusicology in places like Transylvania and Romanian. There, they took…

Freedom in a Flip Phone: John Moreland's Quest for a Simple Life
PodcastsMay 13, 2024

I met Andy Thorn during the winter of 2002/2003 when he was visiting Durango, Colorado on a ski trip. We played and traveled over two summers as members of The Broke Mountain Bluegrass Band, which broke up – or went on an 18 year hiatus – after the summer of 2005. Andy and I remain…

Freedom in a Flip Phone: John Moreland's Quest for a Simple Life
Freedom in a Flip Phone: John Moreland's Quest for a Simple Life