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Lizzie No: The GOAT on Gender, Tiaras, and Leveling Up (Basic Folk)
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Lizzie No: The GOAT on Gender, Tiaras, and Leveling Up (Basic Folk)Bestie Lizzie No has just released their career-defining new record, Halfsies, and we are 100% here for it on our 250th episode! Lizzie, who co-hosts Basic Folk, put her entire being, identity, and creativity into this project. There's a lot going on with their main character, the avatar Miss Freedomland,…
Lizzie No: The GOAT on Gender, Tiaras, and Leveling Up (Basic Folk)
PodcastsFeb 27, 2024

Bluegrass fans know Mike Compton from his long and eclectic resumé, including decades of touring and recording traditional Monroe-style mandolin with greats like John Hartford, Doc Watson, Peter Rowan, Ralph Stanley, Alison Krauss, and David Grisman, as well as venturing into more mainstream music with with Sting, Gregg Allman, Elvis Costello, and many others. He…

Lizzie No: The GOAT on Gender, Tiaras, and Leveling Up (Basic Folk)
PodcastsFeb 22, 2024

Dinty Child, founding member of Session Americana, the beloved Boston roots music collective who've accidentally been a band for 20 years, has just released his second solo album, Letting the Lions In. The new songs feature co-writing on all tracks between Dinty and Boston area songwriters like Mark Erelli, Kris Delmhorst, and Dave Godowsky. A…

Lizzie No: The GOAT on Gender, Tiaras, and Leveling Up (Basic Folk)
PodcastsFeb 15, 2024

Tyrone Cotton, a decades-long mainstay of the Louisville, Kentucky music scene, just released his debut album, Man Like Me. A quick listen to these songs reveals an artist who has spent decades steeped in roots music. Lizzie No spoke with Tyrone and Ray Rizzo, one of the album’s producers, about Tyrone’s journey as an artist…

Lizzie No: The GOAT on Gender, Tiaras, and Leveling Up (Basic Folk)
PodcastsFeb 13, 2024

The legendary Larry Sparks, a prominent player in bluegrass for over six decades and a Bluegrass Hall of Fame inductee, joins host Tom Power for this episode of Toy Heart. Sparks shares insightful anecdotes from his early years, touring and performing with the Stanley Brothers and from his tenure with Ralph Stanley & the Clinch…

Lizzie No: The GOAT on Gender, Tiaras, and Leveling Up (Basic Folk)
PodcastsFeb 8, 2024

Canada's Talia Schlanger is best known for her work in broadcasting, guest-hosting Q with Tom Power on CBC and Alec Baldwin's "Here's the Thing" podcast, as well as having taken over for David Dye on NPR Music's World Cafe from WXPN in Philadelphia. Before all that, Schlanger was an actor and singer in many theater…

Lizzie No: The GOAT on Gender, Tiaras, and Leveling Up (Basic Folk)
Lizzie No: The GOAT on Gender, Tiaras, and Leveling Up (Basic Folk)