United States of Americana®

Delve into music with country and roots influences, covering genres like folk, bluegrass, and alt-country

Listen United States of Americana for May 1, 2016

May 2, 2016 United States of Americana


Tons of new stuff in this episode!
We'll check out newbies from Charlie Parr, Whitehorse, The Jayhawks, The Record Company & Kevin Morby, among others.

Americana gig list:

Erik Koskinen - Wed. 5/4 - Icehouse
Paul Thorn - Thurs 5/5 - The Dakota
Gear Daddies - Fri 5/6 - First Avenue
Tina & the B-Sides - Sat. 5/7 - First Avenue
Karen Choi Release Show w/Vicky Emerson - 5/7 - Aster
Jack Klatt Release Show - 5/7 - Icehouse
Whitehorse - 5/11 - Turf Club
Elephant Revival - 5/12 - The Cedar
Gear Daddies - 5/13 - First Avenue
James Hunter - 5/15 & 5/16 - The Dakota
Parker Millsap - 5/17 - Turf Club
Corpse Reviver / Spider John Koerner - 5/18 - The Cedar
Okee Dokee Brothers - 5/21 - Fitzgerald Theatre
Honeydogs Album Release Show- 5/21 - Mill City Nights
Old 97's / Heartless Bastards - 5/22 - First Avenue
Nathaniel Rateliff / Lord Huron / Caroline Rose - 5/31 - Northrop
Fruition - 5/31 - Cabooze
The Staves - 6/3 - The Cedar
Sturgill Simpson - 6/5 - First Avenue s/o
Miner - 6/5 - The Cedar
Ben Nichols (Lucero singer)- 6/5 - Turf Club
Blue Ox Festival feat. Pert Near Sandstone, Shovels & Rope, Nikki Lane, Del McCoury Band, Blitzen Trapper, The Wood Brothers, Charlie Parr etc. - 6-9 to 6/11 - Eau Claire, Wi
Sam Beam & Jesca Hoop - 6/9 - The Varsity
Jimmy Webb - 6/10 - The Dakota
The Avett Brothers / Brandi Carlile - 6/11 - Target Center
The Lumineers - 6/14 - Roy Wilkins
Hayes Carll - 6/15 - The Varsity
Los Lobos - 6/19 - MN Zoo
Jessica Lea Mayfield - 6/21 - Turf Club
Rev Horton Heat - 6/23- First Avenue
Corb Lund - 6/25 - Turf Club
Willie Nelson & Family - 6/28 - Vetter Stone Amphitheatre Mankato
The Jayhawks - 7/1 - MN Zoo
Lyle Lovett - 7/22 - State Theatre
Dr. Dog / Shakey Graves - 7/23 - Surly Brewing
Colvin / Earle - 8/2 - MN Zoo
Bettye Lavette - 8/4 - The Dakota
The Hackensaw Boys - 8/6 - The Cedar
The Mavericks - 8/9 - MN Zoo
Bonnie Raitt - 9/5 - MN State Fair

Weekly gigs
The Roe Family Singers - Monday's - 331
Liquor Pigs - Fridays 7-9pm - Palmer's

Segments

The Grand Tour

George Jones

In the Morning

Karen Choi

Death at the Bar

Kitty Wells

Long Gone

Vicky Emerson

Hittin' the Do

The Bill's

Comeback Kids

The Jayhawks

Go Baby Go feat. Debbie Harry

John Doe

Bowling Green

Neko Case & Her Boyfriends

Ogallala

Trapper Schoepp

Night Life

Willie Nelson

Everything's Gonna Be Alright

Paul Thorn

Hello Miss Lonesome

Marlon Williams

Forever Is Over

Jack Klatt

Off the Ground

The Record Company

Factory Girl

The Rolling Stones

I Walk the Line

Johnny Cash

Color of Her Eyes

Gear Daddies

Blue Sky

Tina and the B-Sides

Mississippi

The Cactus Blossoms

Born With A Broken Heart

Wild Ponies

I'm A Trainwreck

Old 97's

I Have Been to the Mountain

Kevin Morby

Pining

Parker Millsap

Ain't It You Birthday

Jonny Fritz

About to Find Out

Margo Price

Everybody Wants to Go to Heaven

Loretta Lynn

My Babe

Whitehorse

Dust My Broom

Elmore James

I Ain't Dead Yet

Charlie Parr

I Got Rhythm

Willie Nelson


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