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Episode 67: Interview with Cathy Fink

I interviewed Cathy Fink of the duo Cathy Fink and Marcy Marxer.  We talked about everything from winning Grammy’s, to “Dancing in the Kitchen”, to the mother of children’s folk music, Ella Jenkins.

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Episode 66: Interview with Zach Smith of Town Mountain

I talked with the bassist from bluegrass band, Town Mountain. They will be performing at MerleFest in just a few days, and will also be hosting the Midnight Jam. Listen on to see why I Had to Ask about tacos, MerleFest, and music!

Episode 65: Interview with Jack Lawerence

Jack Lawerence has been playing at MerleFest since it’s inception. I had the chance to sit down with him after a set and talk about the music, memories, and moments at MerelFest.

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Episode 56: Interview with Deanie Richardson of Sister Sadie

I talked with Deanie from Sister Sadie at IBMA 2016, we talked about women in bluegrass, the band’s IBMA Awards nominations and even her chickens. Listen on to see why I Had to Ask!

Episode 45: Interview with Laurie Lewis

At the International Bluegrass Music Association (IBMA) World of Bluegrass I talked with singer songwriter, guitarist and fiddle player Laurie Lewis.  We talked about the Berkeley Folk festival and her introduction to the Greenbrier Boys, Doc Watson, and Jean Ritchie. We also talked about Laurie’s trip on the John Muir Trail and how Laurie stays healthy on the road. Listen on to see why I Had to Ask.laurie-lewis

Episode 44: Interview with Andrea Asprelli of Cricket tell the Weather

Did you know you can tell the weather by the number of chirps a crickets does in a minute. Well, I got to talk with Andrea from Cricket Tell the Weather. We talked about everything from the new Cricket Tell the Weather album “Tell the Story Right” to her change both geographically and musically in her career. Listen on to see why I Had to Ask!

Check out Cricket Tell The Weather at www.crickettelltheweather.com

Episode 38: Interview with Tellico

I talked with the band Tellico about there music, MerleFest, and the documentary they’re working on. Listen to see why I Had to Ask!