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Acoustic Breakfast 11/7/20

Acoustic Breakfast 11/7/20

Welcome to Acoustic breakfast. I’m Ron VanWarmer. This week we’ll celebrate Joni Mitchell’s 77th. birthday, Rickie Lee Jones’ 66 birthday, and the 53rd anniversary of a song that got everybody Talkin’. we’ll also hear something new from Jake Bugg, and The Avett Brothers, and we’ll celebrate the music of Leonard Cohen, who died on this…Listen

Acoustic Breakfast 10/31/20

Acoustic Breakfast 10/31/20

Welcome to acoustic Breakfast. I’m Ron VanWarmer. Be afraid……it’s a special Halloween show! We’ll hear songs about Ghosts from The Head and The Heart, Laura Marling, and Mumford and Sons. Scary songs from Tom Waits, The Avett Brothers, and The Felice Brothers, oh and one from Paul Simon.Listen

Acoustic Breakfast 10/24/20

Acoustic Breakfast 10/24/20

welcome to acoustic breakfast. I’m Ron VanWarmer. Kurt Vile and Loudon Wainwright III have some new music that we’ll check out. I’ve got something new from Pete Yorn, and some old songs from James Taylor, Joni Mitchell, and Elvis Costello’s dad, Russ McManus. And it was on this date, October 24th 1982 that I got…Listen

Acoustic Breakfast 10/10/20

Acoustic Breakfast 10/10/20

Welcome to Acoustic Breakfast. I’m Ron VanWarner. We’ve got two birthdays to celebrate this week. Two Johns. John Lennon would have turned 80 yesterday, October 9th, and John Prine would be celebrating his 74th birthday today, October 10th. #IRememberEverything. We’ll celebrate acoustically, with songs from both John & John. We’ll also hear some early recordings…Listen

Acoustic Breakfast 10/3/20

Acoustic Breakfast 10/3/20

Welcome once again, to Acoustic Breakfast. I’m Ron VanWarmer. This week we’ll celebrate a couple of birthdays. Don McLean turns 75, and Sting turns 69. On this date, October 3rd. 1967 Woody Guthrie died at age 55. And on October 4th. 1970, 50 years ago, Janis Joplin died age 27. And in honor of the…Listen

Acoustic Breakfast 9/26/20

Acoustic Breakfast 9/26/20

Welcome to Acoustic Breakfast. I’m Ron VanWarmer. This week we’ll hear new songs from Fleet Foxes, Ivan & Alyosha, Kurt Vile releases a duet with the late John Prine, and Aimee man does a cover of a great Leonard Cohen song. It was 51 years ago today (September 26th, 1969) that the Beatles’ final album, Abbey Road,…Listen

Acoustic Breakfast 9/19/20

Acoustic Breakfast 9/19/20

Time again for Acoustic Breakfast. I’m Ron VanWarmer. It was 39 years ago today (September 19th, 1981) that Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel reunited in front of a reported 500,000 fans for a free concert in New York’s Central Park. It was 47 years ago Sunday (September 20th, 1973) that singer-songwriter Jim Croce died in…Listen

Acoustic Breakfast 9/12/20

Acoustic Breakfast 9/12/20

Welcome to Acoustic Breakfast. I’m Ron VanWarmer. this week I have something old from Joni Mitchell that you may not have heard, Yusuf / Cat Stevens does a duet with himself, James Taylor sings with a choir, and we lost Toots Hibbert, pioneering reggae star, from Toots and the Maytalls died aged 77.Listen

Acoustic Breakfast 8/29/20

Acoustic Breakfast 8/29/20

Welcome to Acoustic Breakfast. I’m Ron VanWarmer. this week I have new song from The Avett Brothers new album, The Third Gleam. We’ll also celebrate the birthday of Florence Welch of Florence and The Machine, who turned 34 on August 28th. We’ll also hear a few songs from Justin Townes Earle who died last week, age 38. Way too soon.Listen