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HWS Radio Special on SoCal Americana and Culture from the 1930s to Today

HWS Radio Special on SoCal Americana and Culture from the 1930s to Today

Jose Segue October 31, 2020 0

Hicks with Sticks brings SFBA Americana to the radio, but since the local scene has been d-e-a-d since March, this is an opportunity to do a special on Southern California’s western swing, alt-country, honky-tonk

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DVD Review: “Soundbreaking” — Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music

DVD Review: “Soundbreaking” — Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music

Jose Segue July 23, 2018 0

Soundbreaking makes a glorious binge-watching experience for anyone with an interest in music.  It was broadcast on PBS in 2016 but is easier to watch on DVD during a week or two instead over the

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Podcast: SFBA Americana on KALW, June 16, 2018

Podcast: SFBA Americana on KALW, June 16, 2018

Jose Segue June 23, 2018 0

This podcast features (mainly) new releases from SF Bay Area honky-tonk, insurgent country, bluegrass and Americana bands including Laura Benitez and the Heartache, Joe Goldmark, Nashville Honeymoon, Mitch Polzak and the Royal Deuces, The Carolyn

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Podcast: SFBA New Releases, Bands Touring Here & Americana Classics

Podcast: SFBA New Releases, Bands Touring Here & Americana Classics

Jose Segue December 2, 2017 0

This podcast taken from a November 25th KALW show by Hicks with Sticks features new releases from SFBA Americana bands Nashville Honeymoon, The Muddy Roses, Tim and the Anglers, Court ‘n Disaster, The Dangaleros,

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