Mates of State, Sam Phillips, Jethro Tull, More

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Singer-songwriter Sam Phillips makes gorgeously textured, spare acoustic music. Hear a cut from her mesmerizing new CD Don't Do Anything. The keyboard-and-drums duo Mates of State are back with their best album yet, the stunning Re-Arrange Us. Also on the show: the whimsical world of Rupa and the April Fishes, a classic reissued from Jethro Tull, New Orleans pianist Henry Butler, and Rachel Taylor Brown, another great unknown from our Second Stage series.

 

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Mates of State, Sam Phillips, Jethro Tull, More

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Mates of State

  • Artist: Mates of State
  • Album: Re-Arrange Us
  • Song: My Only Offer
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  • "My Only Offer"
  • Album: Re-Arrange Us
  • Artist: Mates of State
  • Label: Barsuk
  • Released: 2008
 
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Sam Phillips

  • Artist: Sam Phillips
  • Album: Don't Do Anything
  • Song: Can't Come Down
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  • "Can't Come Down"
  • Album: Don't Do Anything
  • Artist: Sam Phillips
  • Label: Nonesuch
  • Released: 2008
 
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Rupa & the April Fishes

  • Artist: Rupa & the April Fishes
  • Album: Extraordinary Rendition
  • Song: Wishful Thinking
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  • "Wishful Thinking"
  • Album: Extraordinary Rendition
  • Artist: Rupa & the April Fishes
  • Label: Cumbancha
  • Released: 2008
 
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Jethro Tull

  • Artist: Jethro Tull
  • Album: This Was [Bonus Tracks]
  • Song: Beggar's Farm
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  • "Beggar's Farm"
  • Album: This Was [Bonus Tracks]
  • Artist: Jethro Tull
  • Label: Capitol
  • Released: 2001
 
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Henry Butler

  • Artist: Henry Butler
  • Album: Pianola Live
  • Song: Basin St. Blues
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  • "Basin St. Blues"
  • Album: Pianola Live
  • Artist: Henry Butler
  • Label: Basin Street
  • Released: 2008
 
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Rachel Taylor Brown

  • Artist: Rachel Taylor Brown
  • Album: Half Hours with the Lower Creatures
  • Song: Stagg Field (The Bomb)
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  • "Stagg Field (The Bomb)"
  • Album: Half Hours with the Lower Creatures
  • Artist: Rachel Taylor Brown
  • Label: Cutthroat Pop
  • Released: 2008
 

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