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Emily Higgins: The Mulberry Tree

Sunday, May 19 on The Mulberry Tree - May 16, 2019

Hello,

New music, local and regional singer-songwriters, and some all-time favorites are on the playlist this coming Sunday, May 19 on The Mulberry Tree. Can't wait to sit around the tree with you and my wonderful guest musicians. Here's who they are:

Kyle Nachtigal
My Politic
Karen Savoca
Beatles
Laurie McClain
Jack Williams
Adrian Nye
Rebecca Loebe
Aaron Smith and the Coal Biters - 2 tracks
Jimmy LaFave
Mary Chapin Carpenter
Brandon Moore
Kevin Cott and the Ghost Chorus
Paul Weber and the Scrappers - 2 tracks

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, May 12 on The Mulberry Tree - May 7, 2019

Hello,

A tip of a nice glass of wine to all of you this Sunday, May 12 on The Mulberry Tree, in honor of those who acknowledge and celebrate Mother's Day. The hour we'll spend together will be filled with songs expressing many thoughts about wine in its many colorful forms and varieties. Please join me and these wonderful musicians who were inspired by fermented grapes:

Emmylou Harris (solo and with & Rodney Crowell)-2 tracks
Youngbloods
Tom T. Hall
Ray Bonneville
Tom Paxton
Del Barber
Civil Wars
Willie Nelson
Jerry Jeff Walker
Ozark Mountain Daredevils
Gregory Alan Isokov
Jeff Buckley
Bill & Bonnie Hearne
Ken Baldwin
Ali Matthews

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, April 28 on The Mulberry Tree - April 24, 2019

Hello,

My goal every Sunday evening is to represent all styles and ages of folk music and musicians, and include local and/or regional artists. That is particularly evident in my program this coming Sunday, April 28. We'll enjoy newer releases as well as some well-established folk artists, and some in between. Here's who will join us around the tree:

Judy Collins and Shawn Colvin
Sean Costanza
John Lowell, Ben Winship - 3 tracks
Dallas Jones & Molly Healey
Emmylou Harris with Vince Gill
Buddy Miller
Alison Krauss
John Prine
Kris Kristofferson with Steve Earle
Mayor Taylor
Lydia, Emily & Claude Martin - 2 tracks

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, April 21 on The Mulberry Tree - April 18, 2019

Hello,

What a beautiful springtime here in the Missouri Ozarks! Hope you'll pull up a camp chair around the tree and enjoy some fine music this Sunday, April 21. The Mulberry Tree presents singer-songwriters, and acoustic traditional and modern folk selections. It's always a pleasure to know you're out there enjoying the songs I choose for you. Feel free to send comments and suggestions any time to: mulberrytree@ksmu.org Here's my featured musicians for this Sunday:

Ozark Mountain Daredevils
Bob Dylan - 2 tracks
Kris Delmhorst
The Hooligans
Steve Earle
Molly O’Brien
Willie Nelson, Merle Haggard
Alison Krauss, Robert Plant
RJ Cowdry with Jonathan Byrd
George Harrison
The Byrds
Carly Simon, Ben and Sally Taylor
Jay Ungar, Molly Mason
Michael Doucet

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, April 14 on The Mulberry Tree - April 11, 2019

Hello,

Performing songwriters featured on this week's edition of The Mulberry Tree represent a vast and wide variety of styles. In addition, how they have chosen to share their talent is equally differentiated...some tour year round, some tour part time, a couple of them aren't touring at all for various reasons, and one special guest chose to share their talent with me after keeping it tucked away for decades. Who is it? Find out this Sunday, April 14. Here's a full list of my guests:

Amy Rigby
Alan Rhody
John Prine and Susan Tedeschi
Eliza Gilkyson
Jakob Dylan
Eric Wimmer
Emmylou Harris
Tim O’Brien
Kasey Chambers and Shane Nicholson
Slaid Cleaves
Chad Elliott
Simon & Garfunkel
Brewer & Shipley
Eva Cassidy
Jack Williams
Chet Atkins, Les Paul

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, April 7 on The Mulberry Tree - April 4, 2019

Hello,

I hope you'll join me around The Mulberry Tree this Sunday, April 7 as I present songs from solo, duo and trio performing songwriters and musicians. Spending a springtime evening around the tree is sure to get your week off to a great start with hand-picked music just for you. Here's my guests this Sunday:

Cave States - 3 tracks
Rebecca Folsom
Mark Brown
The Speed Bumps - 2 tracks
Shortleaf Band - 3 tracks
Jesse Winchester - 2 tracks
Doc and Merle Watson
Emmylou Harris
Zach Madden
Alan Rhody with Maura O’Connell

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, March 31 on The Mulberry Tree - March 25, 2019

Hello,

This Sunday, March 31 on The Mulberry Tree, I'll share songs about eyes, the waning crescent moon, and many more. Please pull up a chair around the tree with me and my guest musicians:

Willie Nelson
Leandra Peak
Tish Hinojosa
Wendy Beckerman
Tim O’Brien - 2 tracks
Josh Ritter
Graham Nash
Patty Griffin with Emmylou Harris
Peter Bradley Adams
Jonathan Edwards
Kate Wolf
Tommy Emmanuel - 2 tracks

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!

Sunday, March 24 on The Mulberry Tree - March 19, 2019

Hello,

I've got a real fine hour of singer-songwriters and musicians to join us around the tree this Sunday, March 24. Spring is here, and it's a great time to visit The Mulberry Tree. Here's my lineup, which includes local and regional musicians.

Brother Wiley - 2 tracks
Sky Smeed - 2 tracks
Bill Staines
Court Yard Hounds
Kevin Welch
Kane’s River
Brewer & Shipley
Richard Shindell
Valerie June
Del Barber
Alison Krauss
Ray Bonneville
Mary Black
Dorian Michael

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!

Sunday, March 17 on The Mulberry Tree - March 13, 2019

Hello,

I will be acknowledging St. Patrick's Day on The Mulberry Tree this Sunday, March 17 with an hour of Celtic-flavored songs. I hope you'll join me and these special musicians who will be featured in the program:

Kate Rusby
Kate Rusby
Nickel Creek - 2 tracks
Loreena McKennitt
Finbar Furey and Mary Black
Mary Black
Tim O’Brien and Hot Rize - 2 tracks
Eva Cassidy
Grace Griffith
Mary Black
John Whelen & Friends - 2 tracks

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!

Sunday, March 10 on The Mulberry Tree - March 6, 2019

Hello,

This Sunday, March 10 on The Mulberry Tree, a few new tracks are on the playlist, along with these special musicians and songwriters who will make our world a lot brighter for an hour. Please join me!

Mark Knopfler
Cheryl Wheeler
Richard Thompson
Teddy Thompson
Mary Chapin Carpenter
Richard Shindell
Dawson Hollow
Mandolin Orange
John Prine
Carrie Newcomer
Jason Wilber with Iris Dement
Tim O’Brien
Tommy Emmanuel

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, March 3 on The Mulberry Tree - March 3, 2019

Hello,

This Sunday, March 3 on The Mulberry Tree, we can enjoy an hour of songs, 17 of them, that showcase some of the best vocal harmonies I’ve ever heard. Please join me and these wonderful musicians and songwriters. It will be great to spend the hour with you...in harmony.

Pure Prairie League
Red Molly
Ozark Mountain Daredevils
Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt, Dolly Parton
The Living Sisters
The Beatles - 2 tracks
Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young - 2 tracks
Civil Wars
Brewer & Shipley
Haden Triplets
The Eagles
The Wailin Jennys - 2 tracks
Tommy Emmanuel and Chet Atkins
Stuart Duncan, Chris Thile, Edgar Meyer, Yo-Yo Ma

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, February 24 on The Mulberry Tree - February 20, 2019

Hello,

This Sunday, February 24 on The Mulberry Tree, I celebrate local and regional songwriters with focus on them for the majority of the hour. I look forward to meeting you around the tree as we appreciate the talents of these wonderful musicians:

Brandon Moore - 2 tracks
Melinda Mullins
Betsey Mae Graves
Andy Havens
Kevin Cott and the Ghost Chorus - 2 tracks
Mamas and Papas
Buddy Miller
Iris Dement
Pete Morton
Dean Billingsley
Elizabeth Cotten
Ken Baldwin, Jerry Williams and Friends
Randy Buckner

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, February 17 on The Mulberry Tree - February 16, 2019

Hello,

Climb aboard The Mulberry Tree this Sunday evening, February 17 for an hour of train songs! It will be fun...hope to meet you there. Here's this Sunday's featured artists:

Ozark Mountain Daredevils
Rosanne Cash
Bob Dylan
Chris Smither
Jerry Jeff Walker - 2 tracks
Emmylou Harris
Eric Andersen
Randy Newman
Dan Zanes & Friends Featuring Bob Weir
Kate McDonnell
Roger Miller
Odetta
Cat Stevens
Time For Three

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, February 10 on The Mulberry Tree - February 5, 2019

Hello,

I hope you're ready for a fun music adventure around The Mulberry Tree this Sunday, February 10. Putting these 14 artists together was very enjoyable because I ended up with a playlist that's so full of variety and different energies! Please join me, and my guests, for an hour. I'm always so happy you're there with me!

Traffic
John Prine
Carrie Elkin
Hounds of Finn
Ben Bedford
Chris Williamson and Tret Fure
Hugh Prestwood with Judy Collins
The Matchsellers
Steve Earle
Mary Black
Willie Nelson
JB Bruck
Adrienne Young
Tommy Emmanuel

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, February 3 on The Mulberry Tree - January 28, 2019

Hello,

This Sunday, February 3 on The Mulberry Tree, most of the program will be tracks never before aired on the tree. I'm looking forward to sharing the songs with you and hope they inspire you as they did me. It's always good to share, and spend time with you and my guest musicians for an hour each week. Here's who will be keeping us company:

Diana Jones
Bonnie Raitt with Norah Jones
Sera Cahoone
Antje Duvekot
Lucinda Williams
Kevin Welch
Kasey Chambers
Dave Carter with Tracy Grammer - 2 tracks
Bill Haymes - 2 tracks
The Chapmans
Tommy Emmanuel with Jake Shimabukuro

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, January 27 on The Mulberry Tree - January 23, 2019

Hello,

This Sunday, January 27 on The Mulberry Tree I have the pleasure to present to you the music of Kate Wolf. Kate was a prolific singer-songwriter who shared her music with us up to the time of her death in 1986. I will present an hour of Kate's music, in both her voice and the voices of those who covered and recorded her incredibly wonderful songs. Please join me and the spirit of Kate Wolf around the tree. Here's who you'll hear:

Kate Wolf
Laurie McClain
Lucinda Williams
Emmylou Harris
John Gorka
Nanci Griffith
Nina Gerber

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, January 20 on The Mulberry Tree - January 19, 2019

Hello,

This Sunday evening, January 20 on The Mulberry Tree, local and regional musicians are included, namely the Undergrass Boys who will be appearing at Lindbergs Tavern in Springfield, MO on Saturday, January 26. Come enjoy some time with me around the tree, along with these fine musicians.

Mick Byrd
Eric Taylor
Austin Lounge Lizards with Karen Abrahams
The Hillbenders
Fruition
Gabe Dixon Band
Mandolin Orange
Sky Smeed
Brewer & Shipley
Kevin Welch
Freewind
David Zollo with Dave Wilson on cello
Undergrass Boys

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, January 13 on The Mulberry Tree - January 13, 2019

Hello,

This Sunday, January 13, I've got tracks included in the playlist from songwriters scoring high marks with the Americana Music Association. I hope you're able to join me around the tree, and that you're warm and happy on this winter's day.

Peasall Sisters
Amy Helm
Darden Smith - 2 tracks
Kate Wolf
Ben Harper
Michael Veitch with Shawn Colvin
k.d. lang
The Gordons
Potter’s Field
RJ Cowdery
John Prine
Ellie Shine
Jay Ungar and Moly Mason

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, January 6 on The Mulberry Tree - January 5, 2019

Hello,

My first 2019 edition of The Mulberry Tree is going to be filled with songwriters with a wide variety of styles. I've thrown in some newer releases as well. I hope you'll join me as I launch into my 10th year of hosting the program. It's going to be an exciting year. Here's who will be joining us around the tree:

Trampled by Turtles
Lucinda Williams
Sally Barris
Laurie Lewis (with Tom Rozum and Nina Gerber)
Joe Dillstrom
Josh Ritter
Iron and Wine
Slaid Cleaves
Kris Delmhorst - 2 tracks
Willie Watson
Jason Isbell and the 400 Unit
Randy Newman
Sandy Weltman
Bruce Hornsby

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, December 30 on The Mulberry Tree - December 30, 2018

Hello,

I'm ringing in the new year this evening on The Mulberry Tree. Let's greet 2019 together in the best way...through music. Happy New Year, my listening friends! Here's who will be at the "party" tonight:

Gregory Alan Isokov
Greg Klyma
Eliza Gilkyson
Michael Veitch
Shawn Colvin
John Hartford
Bo Brown
Barak Hill
Ray Bonneville - 2 tracks
Court Yard Hounds
Mayor Taylor
Chaim Tannenbaum
James Taylor
Jerry Douglas

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, December 23 on The Mulberry Tree - December 19, 2018

Hello,

This Sunday, December 23 on The Mulberry Tree, we'll enjoy songs of the holiday season. I hope you'll be able to join me and my guest musicians around the tree. I'm grateful to know you're out there listening and enjoy sending music out to you each week.

Mark Knopfler
Alison Krauss, Yo Yo Ma, Natalie McMaster
Scott Petito and Leslie Ritter
John Prine - 2 tracks
Mark Erelli
Chris Thile & Nickel Creek
George Harrison
Cat Stevens
Neil Young
Butch Thompson
Joni Mitchell
Amelia Zirin Brown, Yo Yo Ma
Chris Thile, Edgar Meyer, Yo Yo Ma
Dave Beegle

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, December 16 on The Mulberry Tree - December 14, 2018

Hello,

My variety of singer-songwriters and musicians includes a band from the UK. Now and then it's nice to reach across the pond to add flavor to the show. On The Mulberry Tree this Sunday, I've got these fine musicians lined up to keep us company. Please tune in, be safe and happy!

Show of Hands
Heather McCready
Kim Richardson
Ryan Bingham
Lyle Lovett - 2 tracks
Mary McCaslin
Slaid Cleaves
Emmylou Harris with Anna & Kate McGarrigle
Holly Williams
John Gorka with Tim O’Brien & Jerry Douglas
Maia and Randy Sharp
Jack Wesley Routh
Tom Kimmel
Jim Stephens

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, December 9 on The Mulberry Tree - December 9, 2018

Hello,

Singer-songwriters in the new and older folk categories are front and center on The Mulberry Tree this Sunday, December 9. Join us and enjoy an hour of music chosen with you in mind!

Kenny White
Court Yard Hounds
Judy Collins and Stephen Stills
Eliza Gilkyson
Ed Carey
Alison Krauss
Randy and Maia Sharp with Jack Wesley Routh
Sara Watkins
Jefferson Airplane
Jimmie Spheeris
David Crosby
Louise Taylor
Eliza Gilkyson
Rags to Rich’s

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, December 2 on The Mulberry Tree - November 28, 2018

Hello,

This Sunday, December 2, I chose a song from each of my past playlists from the year 2015. It was a fun exercise and I think you'll enjoy what I chose for us to listen to as we sit around the tree. Please join me, along with my featured performers:

Chad Elliott
Ben and Ellen Harper
Valerie June
Cat Stevens
Nanci Griffith
Friction Farm
Growling Old Men
Norah Jones
Jimmy Lafave
Brewer & Shipley
Goat Milk Honey
Don Edwards
It’s A Beautiful Day
Tommy Emmanuel
Chet Atkins, Les Paul

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily

Sunday, November 25 on The Mulberry Tree - November 21, 2018

Hello,

This Sunday, November 25 on The Mulberry Tree, I'll start out with a nod to the upcoming month of December, which is just around the corner. Then let's be thankful together with songs to get us in that particular state of mind. It's always good to be thankful, no matter what time of year, so even if you don't celebrate the holiday of Thanksgiving, the music will be fitting of a Sunday evening spent together over the airwaves. Here's who will join us around the tree:

Mazzy Star
Lucinda Williams
Lonesome Strangers
Ari Hest
Glen Phillips
Paul Simon
Mark Knopfler
Mary McCaslin
Nanci Griffith
Jan Marra
Tim O’Brien
Ben Winship with John Lowell
Karla Bonoff
Jay Ungar-with Mary Lea, Molly Mason, Abby Newton, Steve Rust

The Mulberry Tree airs on Sunday evenings at 9 p.m. CST on KSMU 91.1 FM, Springfield Missouri's NPR affiliate station, and also at the following locations: Branson - 90.5, West Plains - 90.3, Mountain Grove - 88.7, Joplin - 98.9 and Neosho - 103.7. AND we also stream live at ksmu.org.

Meet you on the airwaves!
Emily
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