Musician's Spotlight MTPR Promos

Series produced by John Floridis

Caption: John Floridis, host of Musician's Spotlight
John Floridis, host of Musician's Spotlight 

Promos for Musician's Spotlight on Montana Public Radio hosted by John Floridis.

From folk to rock, from classical to jazz and beyond, a mix of eclectic music and conversation with today’s most talented and compelling musicians. Hosted by John Floridis and produced for Montana Public Radio.


67 Pieces

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Singer songwriter Amy Ray has always been toward the “rockier” side of the folk-rock description that usually follows her work as one half of the G...

  • Added: Nov 08, 2018
  • Length: :45
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New York based drummer/composer/bandleader Allison Miller has been creating a buzz for her work over the last decade having been named “Rising Star...

  • Added: Oct 18, 2018
  • Length: :45
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Though born in Michigan, pianist/guitarist and composer George Winston was formed as a man and as a musician growing up in Miles City, Montana insp...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2018
  • Length: :45
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The Lucky Valentines are Fort Benton, Montana native songwriters Shaun and Jamie Carrier. Their music has been described as “stirring” Americana, ...

  • Added: Aug 28, 2018
  • Length: :45
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Betsayda Machado is the voice of Venezuela. Raised in the small village of El Clavo in the region of Barlovento, her recent rural recordings with...

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  • Added: Jul 11, 2018
  • Length: :45
  • Purchases: 1
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Victor Wooten is generally regarded as the most accomplished bass guitarist of his generation and is one of the founding member of the multiple Gra...

  • Added: Jul 04, 2018
  • Length: :45
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Suzanne Santo, the front-woman, vocalist and multi-instrumentalist for the popular Americana/Roots-rock duo HoneyHoney sets out on her own in suppo...

  • Added: Jun 05, 2018
  • Length: :46
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A “songwriter’s songwriter” by any standard and a musical voice of the verdant Southeastern United States, Malcolm Holcomb stopped by the studios o...

  • Added: May 30, 2018
  • Length: :45
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Brothers Oliver and Chris Wood pursued their successful musical journeys separately until their mother’s battle with and subsequent death from ALS ...

  • Added: May 09, 2018
  • Length: :45
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Sarah Watkins, Aoife O’Donovan and Sara Jarosz all had successful solo careers on their own before forming the acoustic music supergroup I’m With H...

  • Added: Apr 23, 2018
  • Length: :45
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In 2014 Scottish born singer songwriter and live looping artist KT Tunstall had had enough of “fame” and was on the verge of pulling the plug on he...

  • Added: Apr 05, 2018
  • Length: :45
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It has always been a political act, a practice in strength and defiance, to be a woman and a bandleader, a female electric guitarist and composer, ...

  • Added: Mar 26, 2018
  • Length: :45
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Whitefish, Montana based multi-instumentalist and songwriter of a blend of indie rock, pop and soul Luke Dowler returns to Musician’s Spotlight for...

  • Added: Mar 05, 2018
  • Length: :45
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Fiddler and mulit-insturmentalist Darol Anger, one of the founding fathers of "New Grass" and "Dawg Grass" returns to Musician's Spotlight with The...

  • Added: Feb 22, 2018
  • Length: :45
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Seattle based songwriter Noah Gundersen talks with host John Floridis about his newest recording "White Noise." The singer's emotive vocals have dr...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2018
  • Length: :45
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Helena, Montana based recording artist, multi-instrumentalist and singer songwriter Daved Casey returns to Musician’s Spotlight, this time with his...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2018
  • Length: :45
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For over a decade Sam Beam has been creating music as Iron & Wine. Through the course of five albums, numerous EPs and singles, and the initial vol...

  • Added: Feb 13, 2018
  • Length: :45
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Three time Grammy Award winning multi-instrumentailist and singer songwriter Ben Harper met up with host John Floridis to talk shop at the Big Sky ...

  • Added: Jan 04, 2018
  • Length: :45
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Ellis Marsalis is regarded by many as the premier modern jazz pianist in New Orleans. His legacy as a music educator and as the father of several w...

  • Added: Nov 13, 2017
  • Length: :45
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Between the potency of his richly detailed songwriting, his intensely emotional, soulful vocals and his piercing, expert guitar work, New Orleans’ ...

  • Added: Nov 04, 2017
  • Length: :45