Women In Music for May 3, 2016

On this coming week’s Women In Music with Laney Goodman, we’ll hear new music out of Austin, TX with Raina Rose, Canadian duo Dala, and out of Brooklyn, NY, Natalia Zukerman

Natalia Zukerman

roots/rock with new music from Boston area singer/songwriter Lori McKenna

Lori McKenna

and a classic from 1995 wuth Grammy Award winner Emmylou Harris… progressive pop from 2005 with San Francisco singer/songwriter Megan Slankard and Tina Dico

Tina Dico

from Denmark… then we’ll finish up with another band from Copenhagen called Antenne and return to the States with mid-west artist Jen Gloeckner.

Jen Gloeckner

That’s all this coming week on Women In Music with Laney Goodman.

Women In Music for April 26, 2016

On this coming week’s show we’ll hear emerging two singer/songwriters with a combined total of over 70 years in the music business: Claudia Schmidt and Rickie Lee Jones…

Rickie Lee Jones

Rickie Lee Jones

alternative roots with new music from Heather Maloney out of Northampton, MA, classic R&B from the late great Etta James performing Marvin Gaye’s “Inner City Blues”

Etta James

Etta James

and new music from activist folk duo Emma’s Revolution… then we’ll finish up the hour with the latest from the band Dub Colossus, mixing world fusion from Ethiopia and the United Kingdom,

Dub Colossus,

Dub Colossus,

and Grammy-award winner from Benin Africa, now living in the United States, Angelique Kidjo

Angelique Kidjo

Angelique Kidjo

Earth Day Special – Women In Music for April 19, 2016

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 12, 2016

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 In Music for April 5, 2016

On this coming week’s show we’ll hear new music from alternative/folk singer/songwriter Alison May from Oakland, CA, and Canadian duo Dala…

Dala

roots with a touch of blues with new music from Chastity Brown from Minneapolis, MN and a sister duo act out of New Orleans called Rising Appalachia… the neo-soul of Nigerian-German singer/songwriter Nneka and the woman who started the neo-soul movement right here in the States, MeShell N’degeocello…

Me’shell N’degeocello

then we’ll finish up the hour with the stunningly beautiful vocals of Lisbeth Scott from the West Coast

Lisbeth Scott

and Tibetan singer/songwriter Yungchen Lhamo

Yungchen Lhamo

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

Women In Music for March 22, 2016

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.

Women In Music for March 22, 2016

Coming up on the next Women In Music with your host Laney Goodman, we’ll hear singer/songwriter and guitarist from the Boston area, Patty Larkin,

Patty Larkin

Patty Larkin

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, and from Austin, TX, Carrie Rodriguez with a cover of “Big Love” off the 2010 release “Love and Circumstance”…

Carrie Rodriguez

Carrie Rodriguez

progressive sounds from NYC’s Morley

morley

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 Amratrading

Joan Amratrading

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

Danielia Cotton

Danielia Cotton

Women’s History Month Special – Women In Music for March 1, 2016

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.

Women In Music for February 23, 2016

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.

Black History Month Special – February 16, 2016

Celebrate Black History Month with this coming week’s Women In Music with Laney Goodman, featuring alternative folk with Cassandra Wilson,

Cassandra Wilson

Cassandra Wilson

multicultural rhythms of Laura Love,

LauraLove

progressive pop with a touch of dub from Grammy Award winning songwriter Shaon Robinson, retro soul with Macy Gray

Macy Gray

Macy Gray

and the Brand New Heavies… then we’ll finish up the hour with the world beat of Haitian New Yorker Manze Dayila and the Nago Nation, and West African Grammy Award winner Angelique Kidjo.

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Angelique Kidjo

So, tune in this coming week for a Black History Month Special as we honor the lives and music of women of color around the world on Women In Music with Laney Goodman.