Monday, July 6 - The Echoes CD of the Month: Glider by Heather Woods Broderick

With reference points ranging from Michael Brook to the Cocteau Twins, Heather Woods Broderick adroitly interpolates introspective songs with equally introspective atmospheres and arrangements that honor pop formulas while taking them into a different dimension. Her album Glider is the Echoes July CD of the Month.

Tuesday, July 7 - Interview: Kristin Hoffmann

Singer-songwriter Kristin Hoffmann's latest solo album, The Human Compass, is a spiritual exploration of a tumultuous time in her life. And a new album, Amazing Space, is an instrumental electro-acoustic journey that accompanies images from the Hubble telescope.

Wednesday, July 8 - Living Room Concert: Rebejkka Karijord

Rebekka Karijord is a singer from Sweden. Her album, We Become Ourselves, is a poignant meditation on the men in her life. Karijord comes in to play acoustic piano along with some electronic enhancements, performing her beautiful music live.

Thursday, July 9 - Interview: Darin Mahoney

Darin Mahoney was a cowboy, roping cattle and riding broncos in rodeos, but a near-death experience changed his life. Now he creates dreamy guitar music as a solo artist and in a duo with flutist Sherry Finzer.

Today's Program

Monday, July 6th, 2015-Echoes Program 1527A

Glider

Heather Woods Broderick has performed with Sharon van Etten and Efterklang, but on her own, she creates richly-textured worlds for her introspective songs. With her CD Glider, Heather Wood Broderick has created one of the most enveloping and sustained song-cycles of 2015.

Featured CD

Top 25

The Best of 2015…So Far

Robert Rich-Filaments

We pick the Best Echoes CDs of the Year at the halfway point. John Diliberto them runs them down from #25 to number 1. It begins with a band we’ve never heard of before and ends with an Icon of Echoes. We’ll hear from artists who put out signature releases, others reaching for ambitious highs and still others reflecting on very long careers.