The blog of the radio host, music reviewer and children's author.
Saturday, 30 September 2017
Hear the classics of tomorrow -- today!
Lloyd Spiegel Great new music XL L S this week on The Big Fat Wide AmericanaHour ! Brand new stuff from Matt Patershuk,...
Saturday, 23 September 2017
Where Did Our Love Go?
Diana Ross Baby, baby ... yes, we have Diana Ross and the Supremes on this week's Big Fat Wide Americana Hour , with the first of t...
Saturday, 16 September 2017
Great producers, great tracks!
Don Was Sometimes even the best artists can't break through until they work with the right producer. Take Bonnie Raitt -- who, desp...
Saturday, 26 August 2017
Blues, Soul & High-Octane Country!
Big Maybelle Like great blues? How about Big Maybelle, Walter Trout and Charles Brown? Classic soul? How about The Temptat...
Saturday, 19 August 2017
Variety -- the Spice of Life!
John Hiatt This week, The Big Fat Wide Americana Hour celebrates the 65th birthday of John Hiatt -- one of the best Americana so...
Monday, 14 August 2017
Elvis, 40 years on ...
Elvis Presley Elvis Presley died 40 years ago this week, at the age of 42. On The Big Fat Wide Americana Hour , we remember him...
Thursday, 10 August 2017
Gentle On Our Minds
Glen Campbell Glen Campbell rose from small-town Arkansas to the top of the music world, selling more than 45 million records and hav...
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