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The Show On The Road - Ondara
The Show on the Road
The Show On The Road - OndaraThis week, we talk with Kenyan singer-songwriter Ondara, who came to Minneapolis in search of his voice as a young musician, and found a new creative persona which he now embodies called The Spanish Villager. He has since taken audiences by storm, garnering a Grammy-nomination and now returning with a…
The Show On The Road - Ondara
The Show on the RoadNov 10, 2022

This week, we call into Minnesota to talk to frontman and lead-songwriter Dave Simonett of the innovative jamgrass pioneers Trampled by Turtles. LISTEN: APPLE PODCASTS • SPOTIFY • STITCHER Celebrating a new record, Alpenglow, produced by Jeff Tweedy of Wilco, the six-piece band has gone from storming shaggy local bars in Duluth to playing their…

The Show On The Road - Ondara
The Show on the RoadNov 3, 2022

This week, we call on an Americana pioneer and a beloved fixture of the Nashville roots-country scene, the always affable Grammy-winner Jim Lauderdale. This year he celebrated the release of his thirty-fifth record, Game Changer. LISTEN: APPLE PODCASTS • SPOTIFY • STITCHER Growing up in both North and South Carolina, as a young man Lauderdale…

The Show On The Road - Ondara
The Show on the RoadOct 13, 2022

This week, we return to the Crescent City to talk to one of the new leaders of the Grammy-winning Rebirth Brass Band -- trumpet player Glenn Hall III, who is part of a deep New Orleans musical family. LISTEN: APPLE PODCASTS • SPOTIFY • STITCHER Rebirth will be coming from NOLA to LA to help…

The Show On The Road - Ondara
The Show on the RoadOct 6, 2022

This week, we dial into New Orleans for a fascinating talk with master funk-guitarist and songwriter Leo Nocentelli. Discerning listeners may known him as the chief groove-creator behind the legendary group The Meters with Art Neville on keyboard, George Porter Jr. on bass, Zigaboo Modeliste on drums. There is no mistaking his soulful dagger-sharp signature…

The Show On The Road - Ondara
The Show on the RoadSep 22, 2022

This week, we’re back for the fall season with the first face-to-face taping in nearly two years. I was able to catch up with the fearless deep-voiced frontman BJ Barham of North Carolina roots-rock favorites American Aquarium, in the front bar of The Troubadour in LA as his tour was passing through.   LISTEN: APPLE…