CHIRP Playlist: July 20, 2012


Well, friends, I took a week off for my great southbound journey, but I’m back. This week’s show featured many of the artists who I saw and enjoyed at the Forecastle Festival.

As always, you can hear my delightful music selections every Friday night on Chicago’s own CHIRP Radio, from 8 – 10 pm . . . → Read More: CHIRP Playlist: July 20, 2012

Forecastle Festival, Day One


Abigail Washburn

I’d sworn off outdoor festivals for a little while, once they stopped being fun, but the lineup for Louisville, Kentucky’s tenth annual Forecastle Fest swayed me. The lure of a good road trip was also a bit too good to resist, and so here I am, in a hotel . . . → Read More: Forecastle Festival, Day One