It’s Friday in The Lounge With Townes Van Zandt, J.J. Cale, and Our Multi-Artist Summertime Playlist, May 12, 2023

Good morning, music lovers! We have made it to Friday at last, and the musical selection is damned near perfect with ‘live’ Townes Van Zandt to kick it off and our Summertime multi-artist playlist to close. In between, our final airing of J.J. Cale as our featured singer-songwriter for this week.

Here’s Friday’s musical landscape:

11:00 a.m. Townes Van Zandt Live at The Old Quarter, Houston, Texas, July 1973

The incredibly talented singer-songwriter from Texas was recorded live in a series of concerts during July of 1973 at The Old Quarter. We’ve got it on air for you today. And yes, Townes will find his way to the singer-songwriter series. We’ve got a long way to go.

4:00 p.m. Singer-Songwriter Series: The Music of J. J. Cale FINAL AIRING!

Speaking of singer-songwriters, J. J. Cale takes his final turn as our featured singer-songwriter for this week. Not to be missed.

8:00 p.m. Summertime: Various Artists

We’re on the brink of summer, folks, so what better way to ease into the season than with our multi-artist Summertime playlist. You’ll hear Electric Light Orchestra, Eddie Cochran, Sly & The Family Stone, Joni Mitchell, The Doors, Van Morrison, Nina Simone, Foo Fighters, Tracy Nelson, Bob Dylan, The Blue Stingrays, Wendy Waldman, The Beach Boys, Dusty Springfield, Jan & Dean, Donovan, Paul Simon, Jimmy Cliff, Joan Baez, Poco, Johnny Rivers and more!

Y’all have made it to the week’s end, and you deserve some great music to help you get through the last day. We’re on 24/7 at no charge to you. We do not accept commercial advertising, so there’s no interruption. What’s not to love here?