Americana World Headquarters with Kevin Connor

Kevin Connor, Host of Americana World HQ

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Americana World Headquarters, hosted by Kevin Connor, is SXSWfm’s weekly show focusing on Americana, where folk, rock, country, blues and bluegrass, soul and so many sounds come together. The show features Americana legends as well as developing artists and a lot of folks who will be here for SXSW 2015.

The host of Americana World Headquarters, Kevin Connor, is a 30-year veteran of Austin radio. In 1987, his station (Z-102) was the radio sponsor of the first SXSW. He spent 16 years as the morning host on KGSR, 7 years of Saturdays on KUT/X, and currently hosts "A Hill Country Saturday" on Austin’s non-commercial Americana station, Sun Radio. A former chairman of the Austin Music Commission and a current member of the Americana Music Association, Kevin is the primary programmer and host of SXSWfm.

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Weekly Playlists

Monday, January 26, 2015

Robert Earl Keen feat Lyle Lovett – “T for Texas”
The Cerny Brothers – “Ohio”
Jorma Kaukonen – “Bar Room Crystall Ball”
Joseph – “Wind”
Jackie Greene – “Call Me, Corrina”
Amanda Shires – “Drop and Lift”
Pirates Canoe – “Ballerina Meena Jane”
Asleep at the Wheel – “A Good Man Is Hard to Find”
Robert Earl Keen – “Old Home Place”
Ryan Bingham – “Broken Heart Tattoos”
The Franklin Electric – “Old Piano”
Sam Morrow – “14”
Birdcloud – “Springwater”
Dave Arcari – “Got Me Electric”
Whiskey Shivers feat Kelsey Wilson – "There Is a Time"