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Angst, Jokes, Rough and Rowdy Ways

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Tuesday, June 16

Satirifunk is the latest release from New Orleans-based progressive funk group Junko Beat, we’ll hear songs from it as well as music from Inara George’s new collection of songs, The Youth of Angst.

Wednesday, June 17

Choctaw-American singer-songwriter Samantha Crain will release her new album, A Small Death, in July. We’ll preview some of the record on this episode of the show as well as hear music from Holy Smokes Future Jokes, the upcoming release from Portland, Oregon’s Blitzen Trapper.

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'III' from Nous

Thursday, June 18

Nous features Christopher Bono (Ghost Against Ghost) and finds him collaborating with Greg Fox (ex-Liturgy), Shahzad Ismaily (Will Oldham), Thor Harris (Swans), and others on the release III. Listen for music from that as well as selections from L&L, the latest by The Brazilian Gentleman.

Friday, June 19

Released in 2001, Burnside on Burnside captures blues legend R.L. Burnside in peak form across numbers such as “Jumper on the Line,” “Skinny Woman” and others. We’ll hear music from that recording as well as from John Lee Hooker’s 1966 LP It Serves You Right To Suffer, the sole recording he made for the jazz label Impulse!

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'Rough and Rowdy Ways' from Bob Dylan

Saturday, June 20

Listen for music from Bob Dylan’s latest, Rough and Rowdy Ways, as well as selections from Chicano Batman’s Invisible People.

Monday, June 22

Listen for selections from the 2019 self-titled album from Austin’s Black Pumas as well as music from John Hiatt’s Crossing Muddy Waters.

Jedd Beaudoin is host/producer of the nationally syndicated program Strange Currency. He has also served as an arts reporter, a producer of A Musical Life and a founding member of the KMUW Movie Club. As a music journalist, his work has appeared in Pop Matters, Vox, No Depression and Keyboard Magazine.