Cozmic en Hey Marseilles Live at KLCC <p>The six-piece Seattle ensemble Hey Marseilles merges orchestral and pop textures, and have been featured on NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert series, among other places. They've released two acclaimed albums to date, including the most recent one <em>Lines We Trace. </em>They joined us in the KLCC studios to share two new songs and one older one, before performing at Cozmic in Eugene on July 2nd.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 02 Jul 2014 22:23:26 +0000 Eric Alan 16749 at Hey Marseilles Live at KLCC Elias Kauhane Live at KLCC <p>Elias Kauhane is an Oahu native who will be the featured performer at this month’s Aloha Friday at Cozmic in Eugene, bringing Hawaiian culture to the Willamette Valley in an evening that also features "Hello Summer Songs" and a quiz on the birds of Hawaii. Elias Kauhane joins Eric Alan in the KLCC studios for music and conversation about the shifting culture of Hawaii, including the newly enlivened movement around Hawaiian sovereignty.</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 20 Jun 2014 22:19:45 +0000 Eric Alan 15996 at Elias Kauhane Live at KLCC Tyler Fortier Live at KLCC <p>Eugene musician Tyler Fortier has been busy lately, both as a producer and a songwriter. He’ll celebrate both aspects this Saturday, June 14<sup>th</sup> at Cozmic in Eugene. It’s a CD release party for his own new CD, <em>Black and White Heart</em>, and for Beth Wood’s new release, <em>Sometimes Love</em>, which he produced. He visited the KLCC studios for two live songs and one from his new CD.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 22:27:23 +0000 Eric Alan 15335 at Tyler Fortier Live at KLCC Patchy Sanders Live at KLCC <p>Patchy Sanders is a folk orchestra based in Ashland, Oregon. In the first year of their existence, they've already recorded their debut album, <em>Patchy Sanders and the Wild Peach Forest</em>, with producer Sylvia Massy (responsible for albums ranging from Tool to Prince to Johnny Cash). They're also looking forward to a busy summer of west coast festivals and beyond. Before performing at Cozmic in Eugene on Thursday, May 15th, they visited the KLCC studios for a few songs and conversation with Eric Alan.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 15 May 2014 22:32:22 +0000 Eric Alan 13737 at Patchy Sanders Live at KLCC Matt Andersen Performs Live at KLCC <p>Matt Andersen hails from the tiny Canadian village of Perth-Andover, and now spends much of his life touring with his acoustic blues music. His newest CD is <em>Weightless</em>, produced by Steve Berlin of Los Lobos. Before performing at Cozmic in Eugene on Wednesday, April 30th, he dropped by the KLCC studios to play a few soulful songs from <em>Weightless </em>and talk to Eric Alan about working with Steve Berlin, his collaborative songwriting process and a recent experience he had performing for prison inmates.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 30 Apr 2014 22:30:54 +0000 Eric Alan 12778 at Matt Andersen Performs Live at KLCC McKenzie River Memories <p>McKenzie Memories is an annual evening of McKenzie River storytelling, rare historic film clips and photographs. It will be at Cozmic in Eugene on Friday April 4<sup>th</sup>. Wooden boat expert Randy Dersham and Joe Moll, Executive Director of McKenzie River Trust, join Eric Alan to talk about drift boats, Helfrich family history, and why the McKenzie River is iconic.</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Eric Alan 10959 at McKenzie River Memories Linda Perhacs visits KLCC <p>Linda Perhacs recorded an album in 1970 called "Parallelograms". The album got some small notice back then, but Linda went back to her day job as a dental hygienist for about the next 40 years. In the meantime "Parallelograms" slowly developed a cult following, and because of that Linda has just released a new CD called "The soul of All Natural Things".&nbsp; She visited the KLCC studio to spin a few tunes from her CD, and talk with KLCC arts reporter Eric Alan.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 23:13:27 +0000 Eric Alan 10510 at Linda Perhacs visits KLCC