Words about music from Austin, Texas
Open Stage Show 15
Licensing music, crazy cat ladies and side hustles all get examined on our way to this week's music, an Americana song called "Shiloh".
5:46pm on Wednesday 6th February 2019
Open Stage Show 14
Getting caught up again after being in Europe for a few weeks, the question asked is "Why not you?". Music for this episode is "Honey Child".
1:13pm on Tuesday 29th January 2019
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