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Episode 81 – Sam Outlaw

For a guy that got a late start in music, Sam Outlaw has wasted no time in making his mark in the world of Americana, as evidenced by his fantastic new record, “Tenderheart” and the Hank Williams tune he croons at the end of this interview.

Episode 80 – Imelda May

Irish singer/songwriter Imelda May has gone from underage teenager singing in bars around Dublin to international artist making music with T-Bone Burnett and Jeff Beck. Stay tuned to the end for an acoustic rendition of “The Girl I Used To Be.”

Episode 79 – Paul Cauthen

Texas bred singer/songwriter Paul Cauthen brings his gospel on in to the “Walking The Floor” studios for a chat with Chris.

Episode 78 – Rodney Crowell

From the Hot Band to listening to Dylan Thomas recordings with Guy Clark to performing an acoustic version of “East Houston Blues,” we cover a lot of ground with singer/songwriter Rodney Crowell.

Episode 77 – Bob Mould

Bob Mould is one of the most influential singer/songwriter/guitar players to ever come out of punk & indie rock. On this weeks episode he runs us through the years, from growing up to Husker Du to Sugar to his long running solo career (plus we even squeeze in some wrestling!).

Episode 76 – Marty Stuart

Marty Stuart drops some serious Country music knowledge on us this week as Chris tries his best to keep up with the chord changes on “Waymore’s Blues.”

Episode 75 – Davey & Jade (AFI & Blaqk Audio)

Davey & Jade from AFI & Blaqk Audio take me through the years – from growing up together in the East Bay punk rock scene, to writing electronic music, to the passive aggressive nature of their bandmates.

Episode 74 – Tucker Beathard

Former high school baseball star and up and coming Country music singer/songwriter Tucker Beathard chats with Chris about growing up in Nashville the son of a successful songwriter in a family of athletes. Stay tuned to the end for an acoustic rendition of his hit song, “Momma and Jesus.”

Episode 73 – Lucinda Williams

Lucinda Williams takes Chris through the ups and downs of a long and wonderful career.

Episode 72 – Andrew Leahey

Andrew Leahey runs through the ups and downs of his life as frontman of The Homestead (as well as part-time sideman and sometime music journalist) on this weeks Walking The Floor! Stay tuned all the way to the end for a brand new unreleased song.