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Album of The Week

Songs For An August Moon by Larry Kaplan

It's taken twenty years to complete this exemplary songwriter's journey to create this stunning album, spanning his history based in the USA's north-east coast.

You may not have heard of him, but you will, now.

Songwriter of the Week

Songwriter of the Week

William 'Big Bill'  Broonzy

'Big Bill' Broonzy was a giant of the blues. Here, his spiritual descendants Dave and Phil Alvin celebrate the legend in fine style. Brothers in arms, reconciled.

Find out more about Big Bill Broonzy on BBC Playlister

Archive Album of the Week

Archive Album of the Week

Look Again To The Wind (Bitter Tears)

It's a bit of a secret, but Johnny Cash recorded way, way back an album tracing the plight of the native American Indian.  Here, we retrace it in the company of Steve Earle, Emmylou Harris, Gillian Welch and a host of others.

Song Lyric of the Week

This week's song lyric is rated:  5.0  

Clue: The path of life

"The September Of My Years"

Well, maybe not a lyric, but surely a universal truth!

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