Words about music from Austin, Texas
Open Stage Show 10
A timely Christmas tale and a half hour of Christmas music are the hilights of this episode.
1:09pm on Sunday 23rd December 2018
Open Stage Show 9
I like singing prison songs and, this week, feature a dandy in No More Cane On The Brazos. I discuss the tune's background and then perform it.
12:52pm on Wednesday 5th December 2018
Open Stage Show 8
We look into where around the world our sister podcast History's Greatest Love Affairs is being listened to. This week's free music is a rocking guitar instrumental called "Clearwater Swamp" written for a movie soundtrack.
2:36pm on Monday 26th November 2018
Open Stage Show 7
We say "howdy" to listeners in various places around the world. This week's music is a song of mine about our small Texas town.
11:43am on Tuesday 20th November 2018
Open Stage Show 6
An interview with musical director and raconteur Lannie Hilboldt and a mashup of Tchaikovsky and the American classic Wayfaring Stranger are featured
10:37am on Wednesday 14th November 2018
Open Stage Show 5
Good people seen from the bandstand, the larger picture and the song "Ashokan Farewell" grace this week's episode.
3:05pm on Monday 5th November 2018
Open Stage Show 4
Unsung heroes, local school drama and William Shakespeare meets western swing in the song "All The World's A Stage".
11:31am on Wednesday 31st October 2018
Open Stage Show 3
Low truths about high water, misplaced sharks and a bluegrass version of "When The Levee Breaks" are featured.
2:39pm on Tuesday 23rd October 2018
Open Stage Show 2
The work week behind the gig and the song "Lorena" are featured.
5:51pm on Monday 15th October 2018
Open Stage Show 1
Creating the Open Stage podcast, the changing nature of our relationship with the printed word and song Kaminicka are featured.
6:01pm on Thursday 4th October 2018