Black History Month Special – Women In Music for February 15, 2011

Celebrate Black History Month with this week’s  Women In Music with Laney Goodman, as we honor the lives of  the late Coretta Scott King and Rosa Parks

Corretta Scott King

Corretta Scott King

with the poetry of Dr. Maya Angelou

Dr. Maya Angelou

Dr. Maya Angelou

and the music of Pantera Saint-Montaigne

Pantera Saint-Montaigne

Pantera Saint-Montaigne

Tracy Chapman … we’ll also hear the multi-cultural  experience of the African Diaspora with Les Nubians,

Les Nubians

Les Nubians

and the griots (or storytellers) of Mali.

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.

Love Songs Special – Women In Music for Feburary 8, 2011

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, Jane Siberry, Arianne Lydon, Janis Ian MeShell N’degeocello, and Liz Wright, just to name a few.

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

Women In Music for February 1, 2011

On this coming week’s Women In Music with Laney Goodman, you’ll hear an eclectic mix from some of the most talented female artists from around the world, featuring a 1966 classic from Buffy Sainte-Marie, New Orleans native Kate Campbell, Indiana’s Krista Detor, the lengendary Lucinda Williams, Boston-based singer-songwriter Antje Duvekot, Canadian duo Po’Girl, new music from Annie Barker, classic sounds from Cocteau Twins, and we’ll finish up the show with Brazilian Girls, Ember Swift, and a new sound from  ani di franco’s latest “Red Letter Year.”

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

Women In Music for January 25, 2011

On this coming week’s show we’ll hear California  duo The Weepies, Merrie Amsterberg and 9-time  Grammy Award winner Sheryl Crow… alternative roots with Boston-area singer/songwriter M’Liss Calzaretta from her brand new release, New England singer/songwriter Tracy Grammer, as well as legendary Nashville recording artist Emmylou Harris… blues/rock guitarists Bex Marshall, NYC’s Danielia Cotton, and Ohio’s Kelly Richey… then we’ll finish up the hour with electronica from the Pacific Northwest with a duo called La Forza and fiddler extraordinaire Anna Schaad.

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

Women In Music for January 18, 2011

On this coming week’s show we’ll hear new music from Scandinavian singer/songwriter Kajsa Vala, we’ll celebrate 25 years with music from Patty Larkin, we’ll hear Americana/roots from the Mary Chapin Carpenter and southern roots/rocker Jill King… alternative folk with new music from New England singer/songwriter Chris Pureka… and the progressive sounds of Swati from New York City. Then we’ll finish up the show with world rhythms with the latest from Angelique Kidjo from Benin, Africa, and out of Madagascar, Razia Sayed with Zibu Nation.

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

Women In Music for January 11, 2011

On this coming week’s show we’ll hear new music from Chicago singer/songwriter Shelly Miller and an all-female band from Minneapolis called Sick of Sarah…

Sick of Sarah

alt/roots with Scandinavian singer/songwriter Kajsa Vala and Mexican-American singer/songwriter and fiddler from Austin, Texas, Carrie Rodriguez…

Carrie Rodriguez

the progressive sounds of NYC’s Sarah Fimm and out of the midwest Jenn Gloeckner…

Jen Gloeckner

Then we’ll finish up the hour with the ambient soundscapes of Plumb and Tiffany Arbuckle

Tiffany Arbuckle

and a do from Los Angeles called Aurah, featuring Judith Martin.

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

Women In Music for January 4, 2011

Join us this coming week on Women In Music for the best of female talent on the music scene today. On this week’s show, we’ll hear the sounds of Meg Hutchinson

Meg Hutchinson

and Philadelphia singer/songwriter Liz Longley…

Liz Longley

gospel with a touch of blues from three-time Grammy Award-winner Ashley Cleveland

Ashley Cleveland

and the latest from Patty Griffin… progressive pop from Julia Easterlin and our featured artist this week, San Francisco’s Francesca Lee…

Francesca Lee

then we’ll finish up the hour with the electronic chill room sounds from the Mosquitos, featuring Juju Stulback and Margo Reymundo.

Margo Reymundo

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

Winter Solstice Special – Women In Music for December 14, 2010

Join us on the next Women In Music with Laney Goodman for our “Winter Solstice Special” — beautiful, healing music about the longest night of the year. Learn about the meaning of Solstice, how to make your own yule log, and the origins of mid-winter festivals around the world… featuring the music of Maggie Sansone

Maggie Sansone

Altan

Altan

Annbjorg Lien, Night Noise

Annbjorg Lien

Aine Minogue and Loreena McKennitt.

Aine Minogue

Hear and feel the magic and spirit of the holidays on this special show.

Happy Holidays!

Season of Lights Special – Women In Music for December 7, 2010

Coming up this week on Women In Music, The Season of Lights, a holiday special celebrating Hannukah, the turning of the wheel of life with the Cherokee Medicine Wheel, and Winter Solstice, Christmas and Kwanzaa. This week’s show will feature the music of Elaine Silver

Elaine Silver

Walela

Walela

Gretchen Peters

Gretchen Peters

Winter Bloom, Loreena McKennitt

Loreena McKennitt

and Sweet Honey In the Rock

Sweet Honey In the Rock

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