Steve Kaul and the Brass Kings on Radio Heartland

by Mike Pengra

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    Mar 19, 2012

In their fourth album as a band, Steve Kaul and the Brass Kings have not only expanded as a band, but their sound has also taken on some new elements. Fiddler Jillian Rae is the latest addition to the band, and during the recording of "Machine" several other local musicians have joined in to add to the quartet's solid "West Bank stomp" sound.

Steve Kaul, Mikkel Beckman, Brad Ptacek and Jillian Rae visited the Radio Heartland studio to play some material from "Machine" and talk about the new sound.

Radio Heartland This in-studio feature aired on Radio Heartland March 19, 2012.

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  • Steve Kaul of the Brass Kings performing in studio.
    Steve Kaul of the Brass Kings performing in studio. (Nate Ryan)
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    Brad Ptacek's washtub bass and his artwork. (Nate Ryan)
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