Listen to Valley Maker, The Palms and Anna Clendening this week on the BIRN!

Tune in to the BIRN for a full week of outstanding live events and special programming.

On Monday, April 22, the monthly Roots Roadshow returns to the Red Room at Cafe 939. The April edition of this celebration of America’s musical heritage features Ariel Wyner, vocalist, mandolinist and founding member of Boston based bluegrass band Ruta Beggars. The show starts at 8:00 p.m. and you can stream it here.

Los Angeles-based band The Palms drops by the Red Room at Cafe 939 on Wednesday, April 24, in the midst of a 12 show North American tour to support their brand new independent release, Televised Daydream. Tune in for a night of psych pop, with a side of hip-hop and folk. The show starts at 8:00 p.m. and you can stream it here.

On Thursday, April 25, the Red Room plays host to two great performers as Greg Holden and Ben Thornewill grace the stage. Holden is a celebrated LA-based singer-songwriter that has placed songs in shows including Sons of Anarchy, Private Practice, and One Tree Hill. Thornewill is the pianist and voice for popular Washington, D.C. trio Jukebox the Ghost. Tune in at 8:00 p.m. to stream the show here.

Seattle band Valley Maker released their latest effort, Rhododendron, in 2018, and it made the BIRN’s best of list for the year. Songwriter and vocalist Austin Crane brings the band to the BIRN studios for a very special edition of BIRN Alive on Friday, April 26 at 7:00 p.m. The show will air at 7:00 p.m. on BIRN1. Check out the performance and interview before you see them live at the Lilypad later that night. Tune in here.

Pop singer-songwriter Anna Clendening aleady has over 12 millions Spotify streams of her February, 2019 release, Waves. Clendening not only headlines at The Red Room on Saturday, April 27, she will also play our regular Saturday afternoon edition of BIRN Alive. Tune in at 4:00 p.m. for the interview and live performance on the BIRN here. Stream the Red Room show at 8:00 p.m. here.

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Video of the Week: Tow’rs performing on BIRN Alive.