The Hear and Now

The Mother Hips in-studio concert – September 16, 2010

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“Picture Big Star and Golden Smog driving along a beach road in California and into the sunset.” That’s how Sylvie Simmons, writing in Mojo, describes the sound of The Mother Hips’ latest CD, Pacific Dust. She also compares the band favorably to Wilco. Tonight, the northern California rock quartet, founded by singer-guitarists Tim Bluhm and Greg Loiacono, and rounded out by drummer John Hofer and bassist Paul Hoaglin, plays live on The Hear & Now, hosted by Derk Richardson. The band plays The Fillmore on Saturday, Sept. 18. More information


Artist Song Album Label
John HiattMemphis in the MeantimeBring the FamilyA&M
Little FeatTwo TrainsDixie ChickenWarner Bros.
The Rolling StonesNo ExpectationsBeggar's BanquetABKCO
The Mother Hips10 songs performed liveLive in the KPFA studion.a.
Neil YoungThe LonerNeil YoungReprise
TrafficEvery Mother's SonJohn Barleycorn Must DieIsland
Richard ThompsonA Brother Slips AwayDream AtticShout! Factory
Harry Manx and Kevin BreitGood Time Charlie's Got the BluesJubileeNorthern Blues
Robin Holcomb & Talking PicturesAfter the Gold RushThe Point of It AllSonglines
Fleetwood MacAlbatrossThe Chain: 25 YearsWarner Bros.
Keith Jarrett & Charlie HadenOne Day I'll Fly AwayJasmineECM

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