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Jj Grey & Mofro (Episode #606H)

KQED Life: Sun, Feb 12, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Described as a mash-up of jam band, blues, funk, soul and Southern rock, the songs of JJ Grey, the "North Florida sage and soul-bent swamp rocker," reflect the area around Jacksonville, where he was raised.

Mac McAnally (Episode #605H)

KQED Life: Sun, Feb 12, 2017 -- 1:00 AM

Enjoy a set by this Mississippi-raised musical force of nature-a Grammy winner, eight-time CMA Musician of the Year, soulful singer, hit songwriter and Muscle Shoals session musician who boasts a following of fans devoted to the art of the song.

Jj Grey & Mofro (Episode #606H)

KQED Life: Sat, Feb 11, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Described as a mash-up of jam band, blues, funk, soul and Southern rock, the songs of JJ Grey, the "North Florida sage and soul-bent swamp rocker," reflect the area around Jacksonville, where he was raised.

Mac McAnally (Episode #605H)

KQED Life: Sat, Feb 11, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

Enjoy a set by this Mississippi-raised musical force of nature-a Grammy winner, eight-time CMA Musician of the Year, soulful singer, hit songwriter and Muscle Shoals session musician who boasts a following of fans devoted to the art of the song.

Hurray for the Riff Raff (Episode #604H)

KQED Life: Sun, Feb 5, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Hurray for the Riff Raff - with Alynda Lee Segarra, who hopped freight trains across America before settling in sultry New Orleans - promises to turn the Volcano Room into the French Quarter with a high-energy, funky, folky N'Awlins groove.

Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen (Episode #603H)

KQED Life: Sun, Feb 5, 2017 -- 1:00 AM

Join monster mandolinist (and chef) Frank Solivan and his band, Dirty Kitchen, whose sturdy matrix of bluegrass veined with jazz, blues, country and jam band delivers on their main rule: "No filler."

Hurray for the Riff Raff (Episode #604H)

KQED Life: Sat, Feb 4, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Hurray for the Riff Raff - with Alynda Lee Segarra, who hopped freight trains across America before settling in sultry New Orleans - promises to turn the Volcano Room into the French Quarter with a high-energy, funky, folky N'Awlins groove.

Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen (Episode #603H)

KQED Life: Sat, Feb 4, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

Join monster mandolinist (and chef) Frank Solivan and his band, Dirty Kitchen, whose sturdy matrix of bluegrass veined with jazz, blues, country and jam band delivers on their main rule: "No filler."

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