The Songcircle

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Every Friday from 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

The Songcircle blends songs from various eras and genres to reveal new connections, exposing forgotten artists and discovering new ones, exploring connective themes and topics, or responding to the events of the day.

Studio guests have included Loudon Wainwright III, Peter Buck (REM), Rodriguez, Joe Ely, Laura Veirs, Eric Andersen, Wesley Stace (a.k.a. John Wesley Harding), Dan Bern, Richmond Fontaine, Scott McCaughey (The Minus 5/Young Fresh Fellows), Jane Siberry, Freakwater, Erin McKeown, Barry McGuire ("Eve of Destruction"), Annalisa Tornfelt, The Von Trapps, Casey Neill, Tim Buckley lyricist Larry Beckett, noted music writers Greil Marcus and Peter Guralnick, and many others, as well as phone conversations with Peter Case, Jason Isbell, Colin Blunstone and Chris White of The Zombies, Stu Cook of Creedence Clearwater Revival, Peter Asher, and Elvis Costello keyboardist Steve Nieve.

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KBOO Stream 1
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Current

The Songcircle on 09/25/20

Airs at: Fri, 09/25/2020 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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The Songcircle on 09/18/20

Airs at: Fri, 09/18/2020 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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The Songcircle on 09/11/20

Airs at: Fri, 09/11/2020 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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The Songcircle on 09/04/20

Airs at: Fri, 09/04/2020 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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"Let Em Die" on The SongCircle

Airs at: Fri, 08/28/2020 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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Hi y’all,   Phil G here. It’s hard to believe that it’s been 15 years since the levees failed in New Orleans. With This week’s show I will play some music about the flood and its aftermath; tune in to hear some rare live performances from the 2006 Neew Orleans Jazz and h... Read more

The Songcircle on 08/21/20

Airs at: Fri, 08/21/2020 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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The Songcircle on 08/14/20

Airs at: Fri, 08/14/2020 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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The Songcircle on 08/07/20

Airs at: Fri, 08/07/2020 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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Guest host: Dan Shramek Read more

The Songcircle on 07/31/20

Airs at: Fri, 07/31/2020 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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The Songcircle on 07/24/20: Revolution

Airs at: Fri, 07/24/2020 at 1:30pm - 3:00pm
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RIP Emitt Rhodes and Judy Dyble. Read more