Women In Music for June 9, 2015

On the next Women In Music with your host Laney Goodman, we’ll hear singer/songwriters from the Boston area, Patty Larkin and Jonatha Brooke

Jonatha-Brooke

Jonatha-Brooke

and the latest from Lucy Kaplansky out of the NYC music scene… Americana roots with the latest from Caitlin Canty originally from Vermont, now living in NYC

Caitlin Canty

Caitlin Canty

and from Austin, TX, Carrie Rodriguez with a cover of “Big Love” off the 2010 release “Love and Circumstance”… progressive sounds from NYC’s Morley and the iconic punk, poet, rocker Patti Smith, with a rare recording off her 2004 release “Trampin’” with “Peaceable Kingdom”…

Patti Smith

Patti Smith

then we’ll end the hour with British rock guitarist Joan Armatrading’s classic from 1977, “Kissin’ and a Huggin’” live

Joan Armatrading

Joan Armatrading

and another great NYC rock guitarist Danielia Cotton off her 2008 release “Rare Child”

Danielia Cotton

Danielia Cotton

That’s all coming up on the next Women In Music with Laney Goodman.

Earth Day Special – Women In Music for April 21, 2015

Celebrate Earth Day with Women In Music this coming week with the music of Katherine Wheatley, Lui Collins, Chris & Meredith Thompson, Emma’s Revolution, Jenny Bird, and more. We’ll honor the memory of Rachel Carson, the founder of the contemporary environmental movement and author of “Silent Spring,” and reflect on Native American teachings that the Mother Earth is alive and must be treated with respect.

Women In Music for April 7, 2015

On this coming week’s show we’ll hear Americana/roots with new music from the Gem State of Idaho with singer/songwriter Karen Dahlstrom, now living in Brooklyn, New York,

Karen Dahlstrom

Karen Dahlstrom

and midwestern singer/songwriter Susan Werner…

Susan Werner

Susan Werner

Alternative folk rock with Boston area performer Lori McKenna, and new music from Canada’s Kathleen Edwards… lucious ballads with new music out of Queens, NYC with Morley, and the UK duo Everything But the Girl, then we’ll finish up the hour with electronica/pop from Iceland’s Bjork

Bjork

Bjork

and electronic trio, Venus Hum.

That’s all coming up on the next Women In Music.

Women In Music for March 24, 2015

On this coming week’s show we’ll hear emerging singer/songwriter from New Orleans Kelcy Mae

Kelcy Mae

new music from Boston-based New Grass band Crooked Still

Crooked Still

and Joy Kills Sorrow… progressive pop with the latest out of Prague with a band called Ocean Versus Daughter

Ocean Versus Daughter

and back here in the States out of Georgetown, TX, new music from the duo Anna Bella. Then we’ll finish up the hour with electronic beats from Le Tigre’s J.D. Sampson and a classic from 2003 from Venus Hum

Venus Hum

That’s all coming up on the next Women In Music.

International Women’s Day Special – for March 3, 2015

Celebrate International Women’s Day this week… and Women’s History with Women In Music with Laney Goodman all through the month of March.

This coming week we’ll celebrate the unique contributions of women past and present on this very special Women In Music. We’ll hear excerpts from speeches by great American suffragists like Sojourner Truth

Sojourner Truth

Susan B. Anthony

Susan B. Anthony

and Elizabeth Cady Stanton…

Elizabeth Cady Stanton

music from Emma’s Revolution, Irina Rivkin, Sweet Honey in the Rock,

Sweet Honey In the Rock

Holly Near, and Cosy Sheridan.

Love Songs Special – Women In Music for February 10, 2015

Celebrate the many types of love with this coming week’s Love Songs Valentine’s Day Special on Women In Music with Laney Goodman. On this coming week’s show, you’ll hear the music of Karen Savoca,

Karen Savoca

Jane Siberry,

Jane Siberry

Arianne Lydon, Janis Ian, MeShell N’degeocello,

Meshell N’degeocello

and Lizz Wright,

Lizz Wright

just to name a few.

Celebrate Valentine’s Day this coming week with Women In Music with Laney Goodman.

Women In Music for January 27, 2015

Coming up on the next Women In Music with your host Laney Goodman, we’ll hear Georgetown, TX band Annabella, Canadian duo Dala,

Dala

the Cincinnati duo Ellery… R&B with at touch of funk from South Africa with Angela Luna,

Angela Luna

the LA diva Macy Gray,

Macy Gray

and a band called Ray, featuring Darayia Wilson from Berklee College of Music’s latest compilation called “Under the Influence”… sounds from Mali with Leni Stern and the latest from Morley out of Queens, NY, mixing world beat… and we’ll end the hour with world rhythms from Hungary with Marta Sebestyen

Marta Sebestyen

and France-based trio Ekova.

That’s all coming up on the next Women In Music with Laney Goodman.

Women In Music for January 20, 2015

On this coming week’s show we’ll hear Scottish singer/songwriter Karine Polwart

Karine Polwart

Karine Polwart

and a Welsh band clled 9 Bach, featuring Lisa Jen on vocals… brand new music from award-winning Lisbeth Scott from her not yet released album, called “Bird”, and Austin, TX singer/songwriter Carrie Rodriguez…

Carrie Rodriguez

Carrie Rodriguez

new music from a band called Memoir out of LA, and German/Nigerian hip-hop/soul artist Nneka…

Nneka

Nneka

then we’ll end the show with the world beat of Scottish band Capercaille featuring the lush vocals of Karen Matheson, and the global rhythms of AO Music.

That’s all coming up on the next Women In Music.

Women In Music for January 13, 2015

On this coming week’s show we’ll hear singer/songwriter Tracy Chapman,

Tracy Chapman

Tracy Chapman

neo soul artist  Lizz Wright,

Lizz Wright

and jazz fusion from Cassandra Wilson… amazing guitarists and singer/songwriters like Patty Griffin live from the 1998 Lilith Fair

Patty Griffin

and award-winning Mississippi delta blues guitarist Rory Block… new music from Denmark with pianist composer and vocalist Agnes Obel,

Agnes Obel

Agnes Obel

and NYC’s Ahn Trio,

Ahn_Trio

Ahn Trio

a classic from the one and only Kate Bush from her 1989 release “The Sensual World”…

Kate Bush

Kate Bush

then we’ll end the hour with electronic music from the L.A. band Hundred Waters

Hundred Waters

Hundred Waters

and DJ/producer Celeste Lear.

That’s all coming up on the next Women In Music.

Women In Music for January 6, 2015

Happy New Year!

On this coming week’s show we’ll hear progressive singer/songwriters Kree Woods out of Nashville, TN

Kree Woods

and Molly Bancroft, originally from the Southlands now living in Michigan…

Molly Bancroft

Americana/roots with Brigitte DeMeyer and Boston area new grass band Joy Kills Sorrow… alternative singer/songwriter from Athens, GA Lera Lynn…

Lera Lynn

and from Brooklyn, Emily Zuzik… then we’ll finish up the hour with two classic covers – The Cowboy Junkies performing “Sweet Jane,” and Patti Smith with Nirvana’s “Smells Like Teen Spirit”.

That’s all coming up on the next Women In Music.