This edition of Greg Vandy‘s radio show is available until Oct 21st, via KEXP‘s streaming archive. Click the link below to hear the full three-hour show! Like Johnny Darrell once said (and later Jesse Colter), “Why You Been Gone So Long?”. OK, wait- not you, me. Where have I been and where has the PLAYBACK been? Well, it’s […]


By Greg Vandy::  Please meet your new favorite record. No, really. I say this with as much confidence as anything I’ve written on these pages. If you’re a listener to Roadhouse Radio on KEXP than surely you know the favor I’ve shown Israel Nash’s Rain Plans, a record first released overseas in 2013, and now finally available […]


The Wildwood Music Festival is just a few weeks away. This roots music festival takes place on a farm in the heart of rural Oregon every July. This will be the third year of this home grown event. We spoke with Kim Hamblin, the owner of Roshambo Art Farm, and one half of the team […]

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings

Listen to this show via KEXP’s streaming archive right now! Link is below Last week a listener emailed me and wondered if the show had changed in it’s direction and if there was conscience decision to play more newer music as opposed to “that ol’ scratchy stuff”. My response was that yes, I’m playing alot of […]