Open Air http://ijpr.org en Matt Andersen Live Session April 29th at 2pm http://ijpr.org/post/matt-andersen-live-session-april-29th-2pm <p>On Tuesday, April 29th at 2pm, JPR&nbsp;will welcome the Canadian bluesman and singer/songwriter Matt Andersen into the studios for a live session on Open Air.</p><p></p><p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 16:30:20 +0000 Eric Teel 10803 at http://ijpr.org Matt Andersen Live Session April 29th at 2pm Wild Child Live Session April 25th at Noon http://ijpr.org/post/wild-child-live-session-april-25th-noon <p>On Friday, April 25th at Noon, JPR will broadcast a live session with the band Wild Child on <em>Open Air</em>.</p><p></p><p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 20:31:16 +0000 Eric Teel 10288 at http://ijpr.org Wild Child Live Session April 25th at Noon Shook Twins Live Session http://ijpr.org/post/shook-twins-live-session <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Born and raised in Sandpoint Idaho, the Shook Twins are an indie folk-pop band now hailing from Portland. Identical twins, Katelyn and Laurie Shook, Kyle </span>Volkman<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and </span>Niko<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Daoussis<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> form the core quartet. Central elements of the Shook Twins’ sound are a wide range of instrumentation, including banjo, guitar, electric and upright bass, mandolin, electric guitar, electronic drums, face drum (</span>beatbox<span style="line-height: 1.5;">), glockenspiel, ukulele, banjo drumming and their signature golden egg.</span></p><p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 19:45:53 +0000 Eric Teel 10281 at http://ijpr.org Shook Twins Live Session Robert Ellis Live Session http://ijpr.org/post/robert-ellis-live-session <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Before signing with </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">New West Records</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in early 2011, country songwriter Robert Ellis made a name for himself in Houston, Texas. Inspired by the country, folk, and bluegrass records he’d heard while growing up in southern Texas, Ellis began playing shows around the city, eventually landing a Wednesday night residency at a local venue called Fitzgerald’s.</span></p><p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 23:38:45 +0000 Eric Teel 9911 at http://ijpr.org Robert Ellis Live Session Paula Cole Live Session http://ijpr.org/post/paula-cole-live-session <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Grammy winner and 7 time Grammy nominee Paula Cole has released six solo albums spanning an eighteen year career. She has sold approximately three million albums and has performed with icons in many genres of music from Peter Gabriel to Dolly Parton (and many more.) Cole’s poetic, touching, and intelligent writing makes her stand apart. Her compositions have been covered by </span>Herbie<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Hancock, Annie Lennox, Katherine </span>McPhee<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> to name a few.</span></p><p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 21:35:33 +0000 Eric Teel 9086 at http://ijpr.org Paula Cole Live Session Miner Live Session http://ijpr.org/post/miner-live-session <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Miner is a Los Angeles/Silver Lake-based, folk-rock family band formed around husband/wife duo Justin &amp; Kate Miner, along with brother Jeremy Miner.</span></p><p> Sat, 22 Mar 2014 00:30:28 +0000 Eric Teel 8718 at http://ijpr.org Miner Live Session Ben Taylor Live Session http://ijpr.org/post/ben-taylor-live-session <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">As the son of James Taylor and Carly Simon, Ben Taylor was born into a musical world with much promise. His older sister, Sally Taylor, found her niche in the industry early on, but the younger Taylor never sought to follow the footsteps of his famous parents. His childhood might have been surrounded by recording sessions and tours across the world, but initially it wasn't in Taylor's mind to become a singer.</span> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 21:16:30 +0000 Eric Teel 8762 at http://ijpr.org Ben Taylor Live Session Martin Sexton Live Session http://ijpr.org/post/martin-sexton-live-session <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A native of Syracuse, N.Y., and the tenth of 12 children, Martin Sexton grew up in the </span>’80s<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Uninterested in the music of the day, he fueled his dreams with the timeless sounds of classic rock ’n’ roll. As he discovered the dusty old vinyl left in the basement by one his big brothers, his musical fire was lit.</span></p><p> Tue, 04 Mar 2014 03:58:50 +0000 Eric Teel 8471 at http://ijpr.org Martin Sexton Live Session Noah Gundersen Live Session http://ijpr.org/post/noah-gundersen-live-session <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">At the tender age of 24, Noah </span>Gundersen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is already a young veteran who recorded his first album on his dad's </span>Tascam<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;reel-to-reel at age 13. Born in the tiny town of Centralia, </span>Gundersen<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> has honed his craft through a series of albums, both solo (with his sister Abby) and with their band </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">The Courage</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 21:40:00 +0000 Eric Teel 7826 at http://ijpr.org Noah Gundersen Live Session David Lindley Live Session http://ijpr.org/post/david-lindley-live-session <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">David </span>Lindley<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, once called a "maxi-instrumentalist" by </span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">Rolling Stone</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, &nbsp;performs music that redefines the word "eclectic." Well known for his many years as the featured accompanist with Jackson Browne, and leader of his own band El </span>Rayo-X<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span>Lindley<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> long championed the concept of world music.</span></p><p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 22:35:00 +0000 Eric Teel 7864 at http://ijpr.org David Lindley Live Session