Musician Jasper Logan is launching a new series designed to showcase the work of hip hop artists in the region. The series kicks off with an EP release show for Pura Coco Nov. 22 at Perrodin Supply Company in Springdale.
Jesse Dean has performed his blend of blues and rock and roll throughout Northwest Arkansas for more than a decade. Earlier this year, he performed for KUAF during our second annual Summer Night Swing. Today, we hear highlights from Jesse's performance from that night.
Candy Lee has performed throughout Northwest Arkansas for several years. She will release a new solo album titled Ozark Mama with a concert at 7 p.m. on Nov. 15 at the Guisinger Building on the Fayetteville Square. She recently stopped by the Carver Center for Public Radio to give us a preview.
We hear more from a session with musicians involved in the fall 2019 Northwest Arkansas Songwriting Summit by The House of Songs. Today, we hear performances from Dylan Earl, Brandy Zdan, House of Songs Artistic Director Graham Weber, and Elles Bailey performs on our Mary Baker Rumsey Steinway piano. We are also joined by songwriters Jamie Freeman, Judy Blank and Johnathan Terrell.
Last month, the House of Songs hosted its fall Northwest Arkansas Songwriters Summit. It included songwriters Johnathan Terrell from Austin, Texas, Brandy Zdan from Nashville, Tenn., Dylan Earl from Fayetteville, Judy Blank from the Netherlands, and Jamie Freeman and Elles Bailey from the UK. During the week-long summit, the songwriters, along with House of Songs Artistic Director Graham Weber, came to the Firmin-Garner Performance Studio at KUAF to play some music for us. Heres part one of that session.