The Live From the Divide podcast hosted by Jason Wickens includes interviews about the craft of songwriting from traditional as well as the more contemporary voices of the American Roots genre. Each segment includes interesting stories, advice about songwriting and a few songs from their nights performance at public radio program Live From The Divide.
Alice Wallace on Songwriting
Host Jason Wickens sits down with California-based Americana singer-songwriter Alice Wallace. We discuss how listening to artists like Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris helped her shape her vocal style. And how a bootleg recording of Jewel turned her on...
Dom Flemons on Songwriting
Host Jason Wickens sits down with a multi-instrumentalist, singer-songwriter, and historian Dom Flemons. They discuss his early influences and passion for uncovering the forgotten cultural history and musical lineages of black cowboys in the American West.
Carrie Rodriguez on Songwriting
Host Jason Wickens sits down with Austin, Texas singer-songwriter Carrie Rodriguez. They chat about her first gigs playing with her dad and the importance of incorporating Chicana and Spanish influences into her music.
Jesse Dayton on Songwriting
Host Jason Wickens sits down with East Texas native, singer-songwriter, filmmaker, and author Jesse Dayton. They discuss his storied journey in the industry and how he has been able to use his many talents to sustain himself for decades in the music...
Lilly Hiatt on Songwriting
Host Jason Wickens sits down with Nashville, Tennessee-based singer-songwriter Lilly Hiatt. They discuss her early desire to be a songwriter and what it's like to be the daughter of the iconic John Hiatt.
Parker McCollum on Songwriting
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New Favorite Podcast!
This podcast is a must for anyone who writes, plays, or enjoys American roots music. Invaluable insight from the leading singer/songwriters on the craft of songwriting and captivating stories from the road. Give it a listen, you won’t be sorry!!
Songwriter? You’ll appreciate this
As a songwriter I love listening to these artists talk about their beginnings, journey and process. As a listener I enjoy the stories behind the music. You really feel like your in the room for these shows. If you’re in to roots music, this is the podcast for you!
Great Music and Insights Into Those Who Make It
One of our favorites that highlights some great musicians in a live and intimate format. Really enjoy the songwriting stories and lively interviews. Also has been a great source for new music. Highly recommend!