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All Pieces for Philip Nusbaum

 
Caption: Philip Nusbaum w/ 2012 Zeitfunk           , Credit: Karen Van Norman
Each week, the show presents current and historical bluegrass music, as well as interviews, produced segments and commentary. The result is in-dept...

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  • Added: Nov 15, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 17
Caption: Philip Nusbaum w/ 2012 Zeitfunk           , Credit: Karen Van Norman
Today’s broadcast begins with a new bluegrass song. Then, we play a couple of songs about young women leaving home. The first is tragic, while the ...

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  • Added: Nov 10, 2014
  • Length: 59:28
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Phil w/ 2012 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
It’s always been true that when cultures contact each other they influence each other. And with the variety of music styles old and new so easily a...

  • Added: Nov 10, 2014
  • Length: 07:22
Caption: Phil w/2013 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
Our show opens with recent bluegrass. On the Gem of Bluegrass, the subject is Autumn and bluegrass songs. Then we play a couple of songs where Autu...

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  • Added: Nov 01, 2014
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 9
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Bluegrass, especially the old bluegrass, has a lot of nature references. There are many songs about spring. But what about Autumn?

  • Added: Nov 01, 2014
  • Length: 05:13
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Some say that it isn’t bluegrass without the banjo. You could argue that one I suppose, but it is hard to argue that Scruggs-style banjo is the lea...

  • Added: Oct 23, 2014
  • Length: 08:16
Caption: Phil w/2013 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
Early in the show today, we play the songs “Off My Mind” and “On My Mind.” You might think these songs are about different things, but in each case...

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  • Added: Oct 23, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: Philip Nusbaum w/ 2012 Zeitfunk           , Credit: Karen Van Norman
The evil city. That is a very old motif in bluegrass and old time music. The show opens with a couple of recent songs where a couple is no longer t...

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  • Added: Oct 17, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 17
Caption: Philip Nusbaum w/ 2012 Zeitfunk           , Credit: Karen Van Norman
After a new bluegrass song, we play a couple of instances of the Spanish-bluegrass connection. The Gem of Bluegrass is concerned with the developme...

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  • Added: Oct 16, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 17
Caption: Phil w/ 2012 Zeitfunk  , Credit: Karen Van Norman
For a long time, the fiddle was the only bluegrass instrument with a really deep catalog of tunes. But the other instruments have their places in t...

  • Added: Oct 09, 2014
  • Length: 06:47
Caption: Philip Nusbaum w/ 2012 Zeitfunk           , Credit: Karen Van Norman
The show opens with a little recent bluegrass. Then, we survey the bluegrass catalog regarding songs about “boots.” Subject matter ranges from song...

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  • Added: Sep 28, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: Philip Nusbaum w/ 2012 Zeitfunk           , Credit: Karen Van Norman
Even though bluegrass music is undergoing change, one of the story lines in today’s Bluegrass music is the founder of bluegrass, Bill Monroe. Bill’...

  • Added: Sep 22, 2014
  • Length: 06:23
Caption: Philip Nusbaum w/ 2012 Zeitfunk           , Credit: Karen Van Norman
Today’s show opens with new bluegrass from the Lonesome River Band. It’s a tribute to the singer’s sweetheart who values her man for things that do...

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  • Added: Sep 22, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: Philip Nusbaum w/ 2012 Zeitfunk           , Credit: Karen Van Norman
Today’s show has a fair amount of new bluegrass. We open with a new honky-tonk song by Junior Sisk, and pair it with a classic of the type by Flatt...

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  • Added: Sep 19, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: Philip Nusbaum w/ 2012 Zeitfunk           , Credit: Karen Van Norman
It rains in Virginia, you know. Our show opens with a couple of “raining in Virginia.” You might know that rain frequently signifies the blues and ...

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  • Added: Sep 12, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 17
Caption: Phil w/ 2012 Zeitfunk  , Credit: Karen Van Norman
Many view the violin or fiddle as the king of the instruments played within the bluegrass tradition. If you hold that view. Why? It has to do with ...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2014
  • Length: 07:47
Caption: Philip Nusbaum w/ 2012 Zeitfunk           , Credit: Karen Van Norman
These days there are no rules regarding what a song should be written about. Why not motorcycles? We’ve got two, and they display contrasting visio...

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  • Added: Sep 06, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 17
Caption: Phil w/ 2012 Zeitfunk  , Credit: Karen Van Norman
These days there are no rules regarding what a song should be written about. Why not motorcycles? We’ve got two, and they display contrasting visio...

  • Added: Sep 06, 2014
  • Length: 07:48
Caption: Philip Nusbaum w/ 2012 Zeitfunk           , Credit: Karen Van Norman
We have an overflow situation from a recent show when we played songs relating to home. So we air a recent compelling one and a classic about home ...

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  • Added: Aug 24, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 17
Caption: Phil w/ 2012 Zeitfunk  , Credit: Karen Van Norman
Bluegrass Music came into being in the 1940s, a combination of the evolving string band, Bill Monroe’s genius, and with a big assist from Earl Scru...

  • Added: Aug 24, 2014
  • Length: 05:16