Women In Music for May 21, 2019

Coming up on the next Women In Music, we’ll hear NYC singer/songwriter Rachel Sage and Boston area singer/songwriter Catie Curtis…

Catie Curtis

Catie Curtis

Americana/roots with 5-time Grammy Award winner Mary Chapin Carpenter and a classic from 1997 with Amy Grant… roots/rock with a single from Heart featuring Sarah McLachlan, and new music from California singer/songwriter Tricia Freeman…

Tricia Freeman

Tricia Freeman

then we’ll finish up the hour with the latest from LA electronic artists, Celeste Lear with a cover of the Rolling Stones’ 20,000 Light Years from Home and Nashville, TN electronic trio Venus Hum, featuring Annette Strean.

Venus Hum

Venus Hum

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

Women In Music for May 14, 2019

On this coming week’s show we’ll hear singer/songwriters from the Boston area with new music from Kris Delmhorst and the debut of a duo called Love Over Gold…

Love Over Gold

Love Over Gold

Celtic flavored folk with new music from Carolyn Currie and Scottish singer/songwriter Eddi Reader.. retro-pop pop from Canadian chanteuse k.d. lang

k.d. lang

k.d. lang

and out of Nashville the latest from Courtney Jaye… then we’ll end the hour with funk out of West Africa with Angelique Kidjo

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Angelique Kidjo

and new music from the group called Ibibio Sound Machine.

Ibibio Sound Machine

Ibibio Sound Machine

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

Women In Music for May 7, 2019

This week, the latest from Boston singer/songwriter Heather Maloney and the Irish band Roisin O… Americana/roots with Rising Appalachia from their latest release “Wider Circles”

Rising Appalachia

Rising Appalachia

and a classic from 1977 with talented banjo player Woody Simmons from the Pacific Northwest…

Woody Simmons

progressive sounds out of Sweden with Rebekka Karljord

Rebekka Karljord

and new music from Roisin Murphy… then we’ll finish the hour with electronic beats and trip hop from Brighton, England with the latest from Anushka and California indie electronica producer and Dj Celeste Lear.

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

Women In Music for April 30, 2019

On this coming week’s show we’ll hear singer/songwriter from western Massachusetts Heather Maloney,

Heather Maloney

Heather Maloney

Canadian singer/songwriter Annabelle Chvostek,

annabelle-chvostek

Annabelle Chvostek

a classic from Lisa Loeb,

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Lisa Loeb

new music from award-winning vocalist and composer Lisbeth Scott, progressive sounds of Rebekka Karijord out of Sweden,

Rebekka-Karijord

Rebekka Karijord

talented NYC guitarist Kaki King, Irish singer/songwriter Roisin Murphy,

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Roisin Murphy

and the sounds of Nigerian performer Nneka…

Nneka

Nneka

and more.

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

Women In Music for April 23, 2019

Coming up on the next Women In Music with your host Laney Goodman, we’ll hear New England singer/songwriter Heather Styka

Heather Styka

and a duo called Viatsa from western Massachusetts… Americana/roots with Heather Maloney and Darling Side, and new music from NY-based female trio, Red Molly… global sounds from northern Wales with new music from 9Bach and a classic from 1997 with Estonian singer/songwriter Kirile Loo…

Kirile Loo

then we’ll finish up the hour with the ambient sounds of an indie electronic band out of Florida called Hundred Waters, and an awesome DJ out of California, Celeste Lear,

Celeste Lear

Celeste Lear

with her remix of the Rolling Stones’ “20,000 Light Years From Home.”

Earth Day Celebration – Women In Music for April 16, 2019

Celebrate Earth Day with Women In Music!

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

Tracy Chapman

Tracy Chapman

and a classic from 1970 with Joni Mitchell’s “Big Yellow Taxi”… Native American trio Ulali, singing in their native tongue “Heart Beat Drum Song” and singer/songwriter activist Buffy Sainte Marie from her 2009 release “Running for the Drum”…

Buffy Sainte Marie

Buffy Sainte Marie

world music from Madagascar with Razia and Jamaican-Canadian dub poet Lillian Allen with a classic freom her 1988 release, “Conditions Critical”… then we’ll finish up the hour wiht Susan Werner performing Marvin Gaye’s classic from 1971, “Mercy, Mercy Me (The Ecology Song)”

Susan Werner

Susan Werner

and a beautiful song from Scottish singer/songwriter Karen Matheson, called “The Song of the Sea”.

Karen Matheson

Karen Matheson

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

Women In Music for April 2, 2019

On this coming week’s show we’ll hear new music from Sonya Kitchell out of NYC and from Toronto, Megan Bonnell… Scottish and English singer/songwriters
off a compilation called “Songs of Separation”, with Karine Polwart…

Karine_Polwart

Karine Polwart.

and new music from Scottish band called
Roisin O, featuring Roisin O’Reilly, (daughter of noted
singer/songwriter Mary Black)…

Roisin O

Roisin O

then we’ll hear the latest from blues rock guitarist Danielia Cotton, performing
the cover of the Rolling Stones’ “Gimme shelter”,

Danielia Cotton

Danielia Cotton

as well as a classic from Canadian pop singer/songwriter Feist off of her 2007 release with Sea Lion Woman. Then will finish up the hour with classic hits from 2005 with “Good Night and Go” from Imogen Heap and the latest out of Los Angeles with Molly Moore from her album “Shadow of the Sun”.

Women’s History Month Special – Women In Music for March 19, 2019

Women In Music with Laney Goodman continues to Celebrate Women’s History Month with women’s lives and women’s voices past and present. This coming week we’ll learn about the first African woman to win a Nobel Peace Prize…

Wangari Maathai

the first Native American woman to become chief of the Cherokee Nation… and a labor leader,

Wilma Mankiller

writer and women’s rights activist in Puerto Rico at the start of the 20th Century. We’ll also hear the music of Joanne Shenandoah

Joanne Shenandoah

Walela, Lourdes Perez, Lila Downs, Hasu Patel, Susheela Raman, Miriam Makeba, and the women of Mombazo.

That’s all coming upon the next Women In Music as we continue our celebration of Women’s History Month.

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Women From the Isles – Women In Music for March 12, 2019

Women In Music with Laney Goodman continues to Celebrate Women’s History Month with women’s lives and women’s voices, past and present.

Join us this coming week for another special celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with “Women from the Isles”. We’ll hear the music of Maura O’Connell,

Maura O’Connell

Eddi Reader,

Eddie Reader

Dolores Keane, Natalie MacMaster,

Natalie MacMaster

and the Scottish band Rise… we’ll learn about the first St. Patrick’s Day parade… why we kiss the Blarney Stone… and who came up with the St. Patrick’s Day pinch (if you’re not wearing any green). From the Emerald Isle to the rocky Scottish shores, from the wild racing seas off Cape Breton to the Highlands of America, that’s all coming upon the next Women In Music as we continue our celebration of Women’s History Month.

International Women’s Day Special – for March 5, 2019

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.