Basic Folk 205 – Sara Watkins of Nickel Creek

March 23, 2023

Nickel Creek, the bluegrass trio who’s been in existence for almost 35 years, returns with their first original release in nine years. It’s brainy, it’s theatrical, its twists and turns are not predictable from its authors, who have entered mid-life. To that point, there is lots of middle on this album. The middle’s not the most exciting or thrilling part (see: beginning or ending), but there is plenty happening and plenty to celebrate. The band says that’s the feeling they…

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Basic Folk 204 – Adeem the Artist

March 16, 2023

Adeem the Artist has gained a slew of new fans in the past year with their new album, ‘White Trash…

Basic Folk 203: Lyrics vs Melody

March 7, 2023

Welcome to Folk Debate Club, our occasional crossover series with fellow folk-pod Why We Write! Today, to discuss Lyrics vs…

Basic Folk 202 – Sam Phillips

March 2, 2023

Sam Phillips was born to a family that loved doling out nicknames. She was called “Sam” growing up in a…

Basic Folk 201 – Anna Tivel & Jeffrey Martin

February 23, 2023

Fun times with our favorite non-duo duo Anna Tivel and Jeffrey Martin. The pair met in the early 2010’s in…


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