Sunday Breakfast with John Platt for 7/28/13:
A belated 70th birthday salute to Mick Jagger, plus a studio session with the blues-influenced singer-songwriter-guitarist David Jacobs-Strain, backed by Bob Beach on harmonica and Tania Elizabeth of The Duhks on fiddle and vocals.
Sunday Breakfast with John Platt for July 21st: Birthday salutes to Rufus Wainwright (40) and Emily Saliers of Indigo Girls (50), plus a studio session with Iowa-born singer-songwriter Susan Werner, performing songs from her new CD, Hayseed.
Sunday Breakfast with John Platt for July 14th: Songs sung at least partly in French to celebrate Bastille Day, plus a studio session with the harmonious male trio, Brother Sun, formed by Greg Greenway, Joe Jencks, and Pat Wictor.
Sunday Breakfast with John Platt for July 7th: A studio session with the Grammy-winning, genre-crossing musician Bobby McFerrin, performing songs with a superb band from his latest project, Spirityouall, an homage to his father's 1957 album of spirituals.
Sunday Breakfast with John Platt for June 16th: Songs for Father's Day and a studio session with Aoife O'Donovan, lead singer of the progressive string band Crooked Still who has just released her first solo album.