Studio One http://iowapublicradio.org en Blue Avenue July 27 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/blue-avenue-july-27 <p>WILLIAM CLARKE-BLOWIN' THE FAMILY JEWELS (EXCERPT)</p><p>ROD PIAZZA-NEIGHBOR, NEIGHBOR</p><p>RICK ESTRIN &amp; THE NIGHTCATS-DON'T DO IT</p><p>THE NIGHTHAWKS-YOU'RE GONE</p><p>EDEN BRENT-OPPORTUNITY</p><p>JANIVA MAGNESS-LET ME BREATHE</p><p>DEANNA BOGART-FINE BY ME</p><p>BOB CORRITORE-RUKUS RHYTHM (EXCERPT)</p><p>KENNY WAYNE SHEPHERD-LOOKING BACK</p><p>WALTER TROUT-THE WORLD IS GOIN' CRAZY</p><p>SELWYN BIRCHWOOD-HOODOO STEW</p><p>JOHN MAYALL-WHY DID YOU GO LAST NIGHT?</p><p>GUY DAVIS-MY EYES KEEP ME IN TROUBLE</p><p>RACHELLE COBA-WORRIED BLUES</p><p>BOB CORRITORE-HARP BLAST (EXCERPT)</p> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 23:29:00 +0000 Bob Dorr 44351 at http://iowapublicradio.org The Beatles Medley July 27 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/beatles-medley-july-27 <p>This week's Medley was picked out by listener Tom Oates with the theme Beatle B-Sides. It originally aired 6/29/14. Check that day's posting for a complete song list.</p> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 08:42:01 +0000 Bob Dorr 44352 at http://iowapublicradio.org Backtracks July 26 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/backtracks-july-26 <p>The entire program was picked out by Listener Suggestion! Thanks for being part of the show. bd</p><p>VARIOUS ARTISTS-OPENING COLLAGE OF SONGS</p><p>CHUCK BERRY-BROWN EYED HANDSOME MAN</p><p>THE COOKIES-CHAINS</p><p>JAN &amp; DEAN-POPSICLE</p><p>THEM-BABY PLEASE DON'T GO</p><p>THE MONKEES-STEPPIN' STONE (LIVE '67)</p><p>LES DUDEK-OLD JUDGE JONES</p><p>ELVIS COSTELLO-ALISON</p><p>YOUNG HOLT UNLIMITED-SOULFUL STRUT (EXCERPT)</p><p>LYDIA PENSE &amp; COLD BLOOD-I LOVE YOU MORE THAN YOU'LL EVER KNOW</p><p>JOANNA CONNER-SOUL'S ON FIRE</p><p>KEEF HARTLEY BAND-YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU</p> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 08:25:41 +0000 Bob Dorr 44349 at http://iowapublicradio.org Featured Release this week from First Aid Kit http://iowapublicradio.org/post/featured-release-week-first-aid-kit <p>It has been said that the closest and most enchanting vocal harmonies are created by siblings. &nbsp;This is certainly borne out in the case of the Swedish duo First Aid Kit. &nbsp;Sisters Johanna and Klara Soderberg&nbsp;are from Enskede, a suburb of Stockholm. &nbsp;For <em>Stay Gold</em>, their third full-length album, producer Mike Mogis (of Bright Eyes fame) is back at the helm, having helped to make the last First Aid Kit album a great success. &nbsp;Mogis&nbsp;showcases the sisters' beautiful Swedish-accented harmonies with rich indie-folk instrumentation.</p> Sun, 27 Jul 2014 06:00:00 +0000 Mark Simmet 44306 at http://iowapublicradio.org Featured Release this week from First Aid Kit CD Review: Scythian's "Jump at the Sun" http://iowapublicradio.org/post/cd-review-scythians-jump-sun <p><span style="font-size:15px;font-family:Arial;color:#000000;background-color:transparent;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">The band <a href="http://www.scythianmusic.com/index.html">Scythian</a> (pronounced SITH-ee-unn - they’re named after a nomadic Eurasian tribe) has an unlikely combination of influences. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:55:15 +0000 Karen Impola 44314 at http://iowapublicradio.org CD Review: Scythian's "Jump at the Sun" Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Mike Mangione & The Union http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-mike-mangione-union <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">In this encore episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend" from 2012 host,&nbsp;<a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Ben Kieffer</a>&nbsp;will chat with <a href="http://mikemangione.com/">Mike Mangione&nbsp;&amp; The Union</a>.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 25 Jul 2014 16:19:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 42771 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Mike Mangione & The Union The Beatles Medley July 20 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/beatles-medley-july-20 <p>It's our annual summer trip to the movies with The Fabs!</p><p>THE BEATLES-I SHOULD HAVE KNOWN BETTER/TELL ME WHY/I NEED YOU</p><p>GEORGE MARTIN ORCH-FROM ME TO YOU FANTASY</p><p>THE BEATLES-THE NIGHT BEFORE/BLUE JAY WAY/HEY BULLDOG</p><p>GEORGE MARTIN ORCH-PEPPERLAND</p><p>THE BEATLES-FOR YOU BLUE/GET BACK</p> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:59:00 +0000 Bob Dorr 43779 at http://iowapublicradio.org Blue Avenue July 20 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/blue-avenue-july-20 <p>WILLIAM CLARKE-BLOWIN' THE FAMILY JEWELS (EXCERPT)</p><p>WALTER TROUT-WILLIE</p><p>KIM SIMMONDS &amp; SAVOY BROWN-BACKSTREET WOMAN</p><p>THE NIGHTHAWKS-LIVIN' THE BLUES</p><p>ROD PIAZZA-EMERGENCY SITUATION</p><p>JOHN MAYALL-SPEAK OF THE DEVIL</p><p>TERRY HANCK-T'S GROOVE (EXCERPT)</p><p>DEANNA BOGART-TIGHT ROPE</p><p>JANIVA MAGNESS-TWICE AS STRONG</p><p>NOLA SHEPHERD-ROLLER COASTER MAN</p><p>GUY DAVIS-BLACK COFFEE</p><p>SELWYN BIRCHWOOD-DON'T CALL NO AMBULANCE</p><p>TERRY HANCK BAND-WHOLE LOTTA LOVIN'</p><p>BOB CORRITORE-RUCKUS RHYTHM (EXCERPT)</p> Sun, 20 Jul 2014 23:29:00 +0000 Bob Dorr 43778 at http://iowapublicradio.org Featured Release This Week From The Orwells http://iowapublicradio.org/post/featured-release-week-orwells <p>Our featured release this week on Studio One is the second full-length album from the young Chicago band, The Orwells. &nbsp;Actually, they are from Elmhurst, Illinois, a western suburb of Chicago, making them that much closer to being a regional band! &nbsp;Of course, their place of origin is not as important as the vital, tuneful garage rock that they play on the new <em>Disgraceland</em>​. &nbsp;The five members of The Orwells have known each other for years, forming the band and getting signed to Autumn Tone Records for their first album while still in high school. Sun, 20 Jul 2014 06:00:00 +0000 Mark Simmet 43951 at http://iowapublicradio.org Featured Release This Week From The Orwells Backtracks July 19 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/backtracks-july-19 <p>The new 3-hour format kicks off with portions of three "classic" Backtracks shows. Hour #1 is from 6/12/10:</p><p>VARIOUS ARTISTS-OPENING COLLAGE OF SONGS</p><p>LULA REED-ROCK LOVE</p><p>THE LAMPLIGHTERS-TURN ME LOOSE</p><p>CHAMPION JACK DUPREE-WALKING THE BLUES</p><p>THE SWALLOWS-IT AIN'T THE MEAT, IT'S THE MOTION</p><p>PIGMEAT PETERSON-EV'RYBODY LOVES A FAT MAN</p><p>PAUL PEEK-SWEET SKINNY JENNY</p><p>THE FOUR MINTS-WOLF</p><p>JOE SOUTH-I'M SNOWED</p><p>THE SHADES-SPLASHIN'</p><p>THE CHANTAYS-PIPELINE (EXCERPT)</p><p>JIMMY CASTOR &amp; THE JUNIORS-I PROMISE (TO REMEMBER)</p> Sat, 19 Jul 2014 21:59:00 +0000 Bob Dorr 43857 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With The Feralings http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-feralings <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">In this encore episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend" from 2012 host,&nbsp;</span><a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer" style="font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Ben Kieffer</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;will chat with <a href="http://theferali Fri, 18 Jul 2014 15:48:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 42642 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With The Feralings CD of the Week from Jack White http://iowapublicradio.org/post/cd-week-jack-white <p></p> Mon, 14 Jul 2014 13:34:48 +0000 Mark Simmet 43460 at http://iowapublicradio.org CD of the Week from Jack White Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Christopher the Conquered http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-christopher-conquered <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">In this encore episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend" from 2012 host,&nbsp;<a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Ben Kieffer</a>&nbsp;will chat with <a href="http://christophertheconquered.com">Christopher the Conquered</a>.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 15:21:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 42641 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Christopher the Conquered The Beatles Medley July 13 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/beatles-medley-july-13 <p>This week's Medley is a reprise of the show that aired June 1. Check that week's posting for a complete song list</p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 06:01:24 +0000 Bob Dorr 43565 at http://iowapublicradio.org Blue Avenue July 13 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/blue-avenue-july-13 <p>This week's trip down The Avenue is a reprise of the show that originally aired June 15, check that week's post for a complete song list</p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 05:59:38 +0000 Bob Dorr 43564 at http://iowapublicradio.org Backtracks July 12 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/backtracks-july-12 <p>It's another "Best Of" show this week with a reprise of the Duos &amp; Duets special that originally aired Apr. 12, 2014. Check that week's post for a complete song list</p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 05:57:21 +0000 Bob Dorr 43563 at http://iowapublicradio.org Hear Mark's Studio One Best Coast Interview http://iowapublicradio.org/post/hear-marks-studio-one-best-coast-interview <p>I had the pleasure of interviewing Bethany Cosentino and Bobb&nbsp;Bruno of Best Coast when they stopped by the Iowa Public Radio Meet 'N Greet tent, prior to their main stage performance at the 80/35 Festival in downtown Des Moines. &nbsp;Enjoy this July 4 audio interview!</p><p></p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 18:42:34 +0000 Mark Simmet 43338 at http://iowapublicradio.org Hear Mark's Studio One Best Coast Interview The Beatles Medley July 6 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/beatles-medley-july-6 <p>Ringo's birthday is tomorrow (July 7) So let's give the drummer some!</p><p>THE BEATLES-BOYS</p><p>RINGO STARR-IN LIVERPOOL</p><p>THE BEATLES-ACT NATURALLY</p><p>RINGO STARR-THE OTHER SIDE OF LIVERPOOL</p><p>THE BEATLES-OCTOPUS' GARDEN</p><p>RINGO STARR-EARLY 1970/I'M THE GREATEST/BACK OFF BOOGALOO</p><p>THE BEATLES-GOOD NIGHT</p> Sun, 06 Jul 2014 23:59:00 +0000 Bob Dorr 43238 at http://iowapublicradio.org CD of the Week from Spanish Gold http://iowapublicradio.org/post/cd-week-spanish-gold <p></p> Sun, 06 Jul 2014 06:00:00 +0000 Mark Simmet 43193 at http://iowapublicradio.org CD of the Week from Spanish Gold Blue Avenue July 6 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/blue-avenue-july-6 <p>This evening's show is a reprise of the program that originally aired June 1, 2014. Check that day's listing for a complete song list</p> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 18:23:54 +0000 Bob Dorr 43237 at http://iowapublicradio.org Backtracks July 5 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/backtracks-july-5 <p>This afternoon's show is a reprise of the 3-FERS show that originally aired February 8, 2014. Check that day's post for a complete song list</p> Fri, 04 Jul 2014 18:21:24 +0000 Bob Dorr 43236 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Joe & Vicki Price http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-joe-vicki-price <p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px;">In this encore episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend" from 2012 host,&nbsp;<a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Ben Kieffer</a>&nbsp;will chat with&nbsp;<strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline;"><a href="http://www.joepriceblues.com/joepriceblues/HOME.ht Fri, 04 Jul 2014 14:56:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 42484 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Joe & Vicki Price Your Midwest Summer Music Festival Guide http://iowapublicradio.org/post/your-midwest-summer-music-festival-guide <p></p><p>The music festival season is well under way, and as the fourth of July weekend approaches there are several to choose from around the Midwest depending on what kind of music you enjoy, and how far you would like to travel. But even if you already have plans for this weekend there are several upcoming festivals that are taking place on various dates throughout the summer</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 19:45:54 +0000 Scarlett Cerna 43192 at http://iowapublicradio.org Your Midwest Summer Music Festival Guide The Beatles Medley June 29 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/beatles-medley-june-29 <p>Tonight's medley was picked out by listener Tom Oates from Solon IA with the theme Beatle&nbsp;B-sides</p><p>THE BEATLES-REVOLUTION/DON'T LET ME DOWN/BABY YOU'RE A RICH MAN</p><p>PAUL&nbsp;&amp; LINDA MC CARTNEY-TOO MANY PEOPLE</p><p>THE BEATLES-OLD BROWN SHOE/YOU KNOW MY NAME/A DAY IN THE LIFE</p><p>THE BEATLES-FLYING (EXCERPT)</p> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 23:59:00 +0000 Bob Dorr 42021 at http://iowapublicradio.org Blue Avenue June 29 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/blue-avenue-june-29 <p>This show previews The Mississippi Valley Blues Festival in Davenport July 3-5</p><p>WILLIAM CLARKE-BLOWIN' THE FAMILY JEWELS (EXCERPT)</p><p>DOUG DEMING &amp; THE JEWELTONES-LUCKY CHARM</p><p>PRESTON SHANNON-ARE YOU IN THE MOOD</p><p>ALBERT CASTIGLIA-TRIFLIN'</p><p>TERRANCE SIMIEN-DANCE EVERYDAY</p><p>SUNDAY WILDE-DESTITUTION BLUES</p><p>CURTIS SALGADO-NOBODY BUT YOU</p><p>TINSLEY ELLIS-DETOUR (EXCERPT)</p><p>ERNIE PENISTON-DO YOU WANNA BOOGIE</p><p>TAD ROBINSON-I'M IN GOOD</p><p>EDDIE SHAW-OH BABY</p><p>JAREKUS SINGLETON-PURPOSELY</p><p>JASON ELMORE &amp; HOODOO WITCH-SHE FINE</p> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 23:29:00 +0000 Bob Dorr 42020 at http://iowapublicradio.org CD of the Week from The River Monks http://iowapublicradio.org/post/cd-week-river-monks <p></p><p>The Des Moines-based band The River Monks formed in 2010 with founding members Ryan Stier, Nicholas Frampton&nbsp;and Joel Gettys. &nbsp;Current members also include Drew Rauch, Mallory Heggen and Tommy Boynton. &nbsp;Their second album,&nbsp;<em>Home Is The House</em> could aptly be summed up by a phrase they have used to describe their sound: &nbsp;"wistful harmonious megafolk." &nbsp;The River Monks combine beautiful vocal harmonies, intriguing songwriting and creative use of traditional folk instrumentation on the new album. &nbsp;</p><p></p><p>http://youtu.be/1_czyyyWgjE</p> Sun, 29 Jun 2014 06:00:00 +0000 Mark Simmet 42910 at http://iowapublicradio.org CD of the Week from The River Monks Hear IPR 80/35 Showcase Live Sets http://iowapublicradio.org/post/hear-ipr-8035-showcase-live-sets-2 <p>Our IPR&nbsp;80/35 Showcase series of live in-studio performances concluded on June 26, with two more fine sets. &nbsp;Des Moines-based singer-songwriter Max Jury played keyboard and sang songs from his&nbsp;<em>Something In The Air</em> EP, as well as a haunting Neil Young cover. &nbsp;Also from Des Moines, Dustin Smith and his new band The&nbsp;Maytags&nbsp;played a soulful set of new songs. &nbsp;The Maytags EP, <em>Nova, </em> was recorded in Nashville and will be out this fall. &nbsp;Enjoy these 80/35 Showcase performances here!</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 19:49:02 +0000 Mark Simmet 42908 at http://iowapublicradio.org Hear IPR 80/35 Showcase Live Sets Backtracks June 21 http://iowapublicradio.org/post/backtracks-june-21 <div class="playlist"><div class="wrap main-playlist-view"><ul class="playlist-songs sortable ui-sortable"><li><ul class="song"><li><div class="song-meta-wrap"><ul class="song-data"><li data-editable="trackName">Rock Around The Clock (excerpt)</li><li data-editable="artistName">Bill Haley &amp; The Comets</li><li><div class="add-ellipsis" data-editable="collectionName" data-placeholder="add album">Best of</div></li></ul></div></li></ul></li><li><ul class="song"><li><div class="song-meta-wrap"><ul class="song-data"><li data-editable="trackName">&nbsp;</li><li data-editable="trackName">Lawdy Mis Fri, 27 Jun 2014 04:25:03 +0000 Bob Dorr 42876 at http://iowapublicradio.org Hear IPR 80/35 Showcase Live Sets http://iowapublicradio.org/post/hear-ipr-8035-showcase-live-sets-1 <p>The IPR 80/35 Showcase series on Studio One continued on June&nbsp;25 with two more bands performing live in our Cedar Falls studios. &nbsp;The Des Moines/Davenport-based band Brother Trucker made a return visit, previewing their upcoming July 4 main stage appearance at 80/35. &nbsp;Brother Trucker's solid Americana set included songs from their forthcoming fifth album. &nbsp;Later, Des Moines' Cirrus Minor made their live Studio One debut, with their exciting progressive/alternative sound, including songs from the band's &nbsp;latest album, <em>The Division of Space. Thu, 26 Jun 2014 18:58:36 +0000 Mark Simmet 42855 at http://iowapublicradio.org Hear IPR 80/35 Showcase Live Sets Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Cornmeal http://iowapublicradio.org/post/java-blend-exclusive-hour-cornmeal <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">In this encore episode of&nbsp;IPR Studio One's "Java Blend" from 2012 host,&nbsp;</span><a href="http://iowapublicradio.org/people/ben-kieffer" style="font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162);">Ben Kieffer</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">&nbsp;will chat with&nbsp;</span><strong style Thu, 26 Jun 2014 16:27:00 +0000 Ben Kieffer 42471 at http://iowapublicradio.org Java Blend Exclusive Hour With Cornmeal