The Hear and Now

Lisa-Marie Johnston and more on The Hear and Now — April 14, 2016

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Indie singer-songwriter Lisa-Marie Johnston (LMJ) sings you a few songs, accompanied by guitarist “Permanent” Phil, shares tracks from her new EP, “Time Flies By,” and talks to host Derk Richardson about her upcoming show at the Ivy Room in Albany and what it takes to be a truly independent musician in this day and age. Plus, birthday nods to Dave Edmunds and Bessie Smith, new music by Allison Miller’s Boom Tic Boom, Steven Lugerner’s Jacknife, Vijay Iyer and Wadada Leo Smith, Julian Lage, Bill Frisell, and Darrell Scott; old music by the Beatles, Derek and the Dominos, early Fleetwood Mac, Jerry Lee Lewis, and Bob Marley and the Wailers; and rare radio-broadcast music Ry Cooder (1974) and Lowell George (1972, with Bonnie Raitt and John Hammond).


Jerry Lee LewisGreat Balls of Fire (co-written by Earl Solomon Burroughs, aka Jack Hammer, RIP 4/8/16)All Killer No Filler: AnthologyRhino
Lisa Marie JohnstonBreak My FeverTimes Flies ByStomp & Groove
Lisa Marie JohnstonHome to Oaklandlive in the KPFA studion.a.
Lisa Marie JohnstonDon't Lie to Melive in the KPFA studion.a.
Lisa Maria JohnstonTimes Flies ByTime Flies ByStomp & Groove
Lisa Marie JohnstonBattle WoundsLive in the KPFA studion.a.
Lisa Marie JohnstonDry YearTime Flies ByStomp & Groove
Darrell ScottMorning ManCouchville SessionsFull Light Records
Dave EdmundsHere Comes the WeekendThe Dave Edmunds Anthology (1968-90)Rhino
Fleetwood MacGreat Balls of FireShrine 69Ryko
Bonnie Raitt & Lowell George with John HammondA Apolitical BluesUltrasonic Studios 1972Iconography
Bessie SmithPoor Man's BluesThe Complete Recordings Vol. 4Columbia Legacy
Derek and the DominosTell the TruthLayla and Other Assorted Love SongsPolydor
Bob Marley & the WailersThem Belly Full (But We Hungry)Natty DreadIsland
The BeatlesTaxmanRevolverCapitol
Julian LageProsperoArclightMack Avenue
Bill FrisellOnce Upon a Time in the West (As a Judgement)When You Wish Upon a StarOKeh
Allison Miller's Boom Tic BoomSlow JamOtis Was a Polar BearRoyal Potato Family
JacknifeMelody for MelonaeThe Music of Jackie McLeanPrimary Records
Vijay Iyer - Wadada Leo SmithThe Empty Mind ReceivesA Cosmic Rhythm with Each StrokeECM
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