For this batch of Buried Treasures, Greg is focused on artists who had some attention in the past, but their current work is being overlooked in some way. Jim is just digging for great songs. They’re also joined by Amanda Petrusich of The New Yorker and author Corbin Reiff.
I’m a Sinner
Like a Song Stuck in my Head
If I Could Just Hold Out Til Tomorrow
Jim and Greg talk about the impossible financial situation the live performance industry is in due to COVID 19. They talk with Katie Tuten, a co-owner of The Hideout in Chicago and Audrey Fix Schaefer, spokesperson for the 9:30 Club in DC among others. They’re both members of NIVA, the National Independent Venue Association, which was formed in response to the pandemic.
We also hear from Senator Amy Klobuchar, who co-authored the Save Our Stages act at the urging of NIVA. Save Our Stages is a $10 billion relief bill that has bipartisan support, including from the Senate Minority Leader, Chuck Schumer, who we also talk with.
Our Patreon supporters can hear the full interviews with Amy Klobuchar and Chuck Schumer.
Clean Kill,Coriky , Dischord, 2020
I’m a Sinner,The Good, The Bad and the Bette, Ruf, 2020
Like a Song Stuck in my Head,(Single), Self-Released, 2020
Angel,O’Hara, Self-Released, 2020
If I Could Just Hold Out Til Tomorrow,Brother Theotis Taylor, Mississippi, 2020
Scram!,NO DREAM, Polyvinyl, 2020
D.M.T.,D.M.T. (Single), STACEY Music, 2020
Upper Hand,Downtime, Jem, 2020
Mantras,Mantras (Single), CRWrecords, 2020
Going For the One,Going for the One, Atlantic, 1977
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