JPR Music

Music Review
12:00 am
Thu August 1, 2013

Beyond Boundaries: José Gonzalez And Junip

Jose Gonzalez

Having been a fan of José Gonzalez’s solo work and then his work with Zero 7, I was intrigued and then delighted when I discovered his “new” project in 2010 – his band, Junip, and their first full length recording, Fields. Well aware of his popularity as a solo artist, as well as his apparent interest in collaboration, I assumed it was just one of his many side projects, not one that would necessarily take root. 

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Live Session Archive
12:00 pm
Wed July 24, 2013

Jeff Bridges Live Session

Aired 7-29-2013

Academy Award and Golden Globe winning actor Jeff Bridges visits with JPR's Eric Teel and talks about the balance between acting and music, the creation of the famous "Bad Blake" character from the 2009 movie Crazy Heart, and about getting to make music with his daughter Jessie.

Live Session Archive
7:00 am
Fri June 28, 2013

Carrie Rodriguez Live Session

Aired 6-28-2013

Carrie Rodriguez came to attention a decade ago performing with singer-songwriter Chip Taylor, and has established an impressive roster of touring, recording, and co-writing affiliations—with Lucinda Williams, Rickie Lee Jones, John Prine, Mary Gauthier, Alejandro Escovedo, guitarist Bill Frisell, and others.

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Live Session Archive
3:35 pm
Fri May 24, 2013

The Lonely Wild Live Session

Aired 5-24-2013
California-based The Lonely Wild dropped by JPR to talk about their interest in the music of Ennio Morricone, and the tragic event that marked their recent recording session. 
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Live Session Archive
12:00 pm
Thu December 6, 2012

David Wax Museum Live Session

Aired 12-6-2012

David Wax and Suz Slezak form the artistic core of the David Wax Museum, and together with multi-instrumentalist Greg Glassman, fuse traditional Mexican folk with American roots and indie rock to create a distnctive Mexo-Americana sound. They sat down with JPR's Eric Teel prior to their live performance at the Southern Oregon University Music Recital Hall.