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Jim Bachmann joined Anna and Bonnie on The YabYum Hour and now the broadcast archive is available for all! Hear a bunch of great tunes that Jim brought in as well as some insight on the Arizona country scene from the Day Drinker himself. As always, the complete playlist can be found below…Read More →

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by Carly Schorman

I’m rather partial to the Noir Americana of The Blood Feud Family Singers. Maybe it’s because I lean toward pensive and melancholy by my very nature. Or maybe it’s because life’s handed me a shit run of luck once or twice so I’ve definitely had a good look at the underside over other people’s shoes. Or maybe it’s just because The Blood Feud Family Singers features some of the finest songwriting I’ve heard this side of the Rio Grande. Adversary, the new album from the BFFS, is so good you don’t really need to justify the fandom. You just have to hit play…Read More →

7 Flavors of Folk – The Music Video Edition – featuring John Prine, Courtney Marie Andrews, Cellophane Sam, Three For Silver, Billy Bronsted & Feed the Dog, Qais Essar, Blair Jollands, + Passenger | YabYum Music + Arts Read More →

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by Carly Schorman – Of The Valley “Italy” Brian DellaValle, the songwriter behind Of The Valley, divides his time between Copenhagen and Toronto, but hopefully he’ll put a stateside tour on his to-do list because I’m so obsessed right now. “Italy” conveys a certain stolen intimacy; like a secretly witnessed exchange ofRead More →

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by Carly Schorman – The Wanda Junes “All Roads End” The Wanda Junes released a brand new album, Today, on cassette last week, but they teased fans with this closing number beforehand. “All Roads End” has a solemnity that feels hard won through hard living. And the sentiments contained within the lyrics areRead More →

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Courtney Marie Andrews “Irene” John Murry “Wrong Man” Steve Benjamins “Purification Ritual” Simon Alexander “Won’t Be Found” The Lonesome Wilderness “Stay Out of the Sun” Beyries “Son” Murder Murder “I’ve Always Been A Gambler”Read More →

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decker. “Matchstick Men” Oh, Brandon Decker… or, as we like to call them at YabYum, Deckie Do. And what a do-er he is. As the head honcho of the NorAZ musical enclave, decker., Brandon has been busy these past few years. In addition to taking the decker. crew on tourRead More →

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Miner “A Morning Song” Start your day with “A Morning Song” from Miner this week and see if the world doesn’t look a little brighter. The folk-rock family band from L.A. partnered with Matt Linesch (Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros) to record this new single from their forthcoming EP, Headwaters. IfRead More →