Karl plays a bunch of Nathan Abshire/Balfa Bros. to warm up. Then a Zydeco history from old to new. And finishes up with some High Performance.

Music Host / Engineer: Mark Koerner
News Host: Dale Connelly
Producer: Paul Brohaugh

Molly Maher & Erik Koskinen stopped by the show with some advance tracks of theirs. New music included Phil & Dave Alvin w/ Taj Mahal & Shery Crow, Sawmill Joe, Shannon McNally, the newest Steve Earle, Valerie June (produced by Dan Aurebach), Delbert McClinton & Glen Clark. Older stuff by Richard Thompson, Los Lobos, Dylan, Justin Townes Earle, Chris Gaffney, Big Mabelle, and more. To see the entire list, click “episode details”. You’ll also be able to listen to the archive of the show from there.

A cloudy rainy day on the West Bank, opens with Mideast jazz from Third World Love. Then a set from Claudia Schmidt on her birthday. Lots of variety as the show goes down.