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Emily Higgins: The Mulberry Tree

Sunday, October 1 on The Mulberry Tree - September 25, 2017

Hello,

This Sunday's edition of The Mulberry Tree, October 1, we will be just a few days into the season of autumn. Songwriter Cheryl Wheeler is first on the playlist with her nod to the season, then I'll follow with a nice variety of songwriters. Please join me! Here's who will join us around the tree:

Cheryl Wheeler
Cat Stevens - 2 tracks
Mark Alan Schultz
Dana Louise
Moonalice
Jason Isbell - 2 tracks
Jake Shimabukuro - 2 tracks
Cris Williamson, Tret Fure
John Gorka
Tim O’Brien
JJ Cale
Les & Gary Gallier

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, September 24 on The Mulberry Tree - September 19, 2017

Hello,

This Sunday, September 24 on The Mulberry Tree, songs about eyes...windows to the soul, and the moon will also be a theme later in the hour. Come sit around the tree with me and these musicians. It's always good to have you there!

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!
Emily

Sunday, September 17 on The Mulberry Tree - September 11, 2017

Hello,

This Sunday, September 17, much of my playlist will feature local and regional musicians and songwriters. Please join me and my guests for a special hour of musical inspiration, hand picked just for you.

Brandon Moore - 3 tracks
Melinda Mullins and Friends - 2 tracks
Kevin Cott and the Ghost Chorus - 2 tracks
Jason Isbell - 2 tracks
Linda Ronstadt
Johnny Kendrick
Benny Nale
Chad Elliott
Mark O’Connor

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, September 10 on The Mulberry Tree - September 6, 2017

Hello,

This Sunday, September 10 on The Mulberry Tree, I've got an hour-long listening adventure for you. On those weeks when I don't have a particular theme or featured artist, I try to weave an hour-long program together for you to keep your ears interested. So is the case for this Sunday's program. Join me, won't you? Here's a list of musicians gathering around the tree with us:

Beatles
Randle Chowning
Claire Lynch
Flying Mules
Dallas Jones and Molly Healey
Ray Bonneville
My Politic - 3 tracks
Mark Knopfler
Hem
Laura Cantrell
Jackie Greene
Vance Gilbert
Danny Carter and Friends

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, September 3 on The Mulberry Tree - September 1, 2017

Hello,

This Sunday, September 3 on The Mulberry Tree, an encore airing of my special program featuring the music of AP Carter. You won't want to miss this gathering of all-star musicians honoring AP's legacy. Here's a list of who will be joining us around the tree:

Aoife O’Donovan and Tim O’Brien
Eugene Wolf, Mitya Kuznetsov - 3 tracks
Carlene Carter with Vince Gill
Carlene Carter with Kris Kristofferson
The Haden Triplets - 2 tracks
Tim and Mollie O’Brien
Murray Hammond
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band & Kris Kristofferson
Linda Ronstadt, Dolly Parton, Emmylou Harris
Rosanne Cash
Mark Howard, Stuart Duncan, Matt Combs - 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, August 27 on The Mulberry Tree - August 23, 2017

Hello,

This Sunday, August 27 on The Mulberry Tree, we'll be listening to songs about birds. Soon, our furry and winged friends will be gathering in large numbers to migrate once again. Let's spend an hour together with the birds and these fine musicians:

Jesse Colin Young
Kate MacLeod
James Taylor
The Wailin’ Jennys
Laurie Lewis
Mary Chapin Carpenter
The Beatles
Lydia Ruffin
The Weepies
Kris Delmhorst
Carrie Newcomer
Richard Shindell
Kate Wolf
Emmylou Harris with Anna & Kate McGarrigle
Norman Blake

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, August 20 on The Mulberry Tree ECLIPSE SPECIAL - August 17, 2017

Hello,

Get ready...it's an extra special edition of The Mulberry Tree as I bring you an hour of songs about the sun to honor next Monday's total eclipse of the sun in Missouri. The songs I chose combine to make one big bright hour of music to prepare you for what is about to happen when the moon passes between the Earth and the sun. Something incredibly exciting will happen during my show: a song will make its debut, the song is "Sunshine" and it was written by award-winning songwriter Larry Lee. Larry finished arranging the song and recorded it just for The Mulberry Tree listeners in honor of the eclipse. Very cool, wouldn't you say? Tune in to hear it and all of the songs I chose, compliments of these musicians:

The Beatles (3 tracks)
Jonathan Edwards
Larry Lee
Beyond Reach
The Honey Dewdrops
Jack Johnson
Mark Knopfler
Nick Drake
John Prine
Ellie Shine
Mark Howard, Stuart Duncan, Matt Combs
Joe Winters (instrumental)

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, August 13 on The Mulberry Tree - August 8, 2017

Hello,

I'm really excited about this Sunday's playlist for The Mulberry Tree. Every song I chose seemed to blend right into the next, which isn't always easy to do. Please join me this Sunday around the tree, along with these fine musicians, for an hour-long adventure of twists and turns, hills and valleys. It's always good to know you're there with me.

James Taylor and Mark Knopfler (duet)
Gretchen Peters
Carolina Chocolate Drops
Emmylou Harris, Alison Krauss, Gillian Welch
Suzy Bogguss
Ray Bonneville
Jimmy LaFave
Mary Chapin Carpenter
The Northwoods
Ben Bullington
John Prine
Joni Mitchell
Jesse Colin Young
James Taylor with Yo Yo Ma
Mark Knopfler and Chet Atkins

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, August 6 on The Mulberry Tree - July 31, 2017

Hello,

This Sunday, August 6 on The Mulberry Tree, I will showcase the music of the late Guy Clark, legendary songwriter and performer who left us with so much great music to appreciate. Nine tracks will feature Guy's songs in his own voice and style, with others in the form of covers by other songwriters and musicians, all of whom were personal friends of Guy's. The program will end with a fine instrumental by the Kentucky Standard Band.

Guy Clark - 9 tracks
Nanci Griffith
Jerry Jeff Walker
Lyle Lovett
Townes Van Zandt
Kentucky Standard Band (David Wilson and Ken Baldwin)

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, July 30 on The Mulberry Tree - July 24, 2017

Hello,

This Sunday, July 30 on The Mulberry Tree, I'll open with four tracks from local and regional songwriters and musicians. Then we'll take a musical road trip from the midwest to the mountains, out to the west coast, over to the east coast and back to the mountains. Come along with me and these fine musicians:

Abbey Waterworth
Barak Hill
Mark Bilyeu & Cindy Wolf (The Creek Rocks)
Cave States
Ben Bullington
Mary Chapin Carpenter
My Politic
The Speed Bumps
Ari Hest
Aoife O’Donovan and Tim O’Brien
Mayor Taylor
Bill & Bonnie Hearne
Jack Johnson
Growling Old Men
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, July 23 on The Mulberry Tree - July 17, 2017

Hello,

Several songs from some new releases will be featured on The Mulberry Tree this Sunday, July 23. I really love sharing the new tunes, so many thanks to those of you who take the time to get it to me either by email (mp3's), snail mail (CD's) or through a downloadable link. Listed below are this Sunday's featured musicians. Please join us around the tree, won't you?

Thom Coombes
The Shandies
Tom Waits
Hem
Shawn Colvin
Mandolin Orange
Michael Johnathon
JB Bruck
Nick Drake
The Honey Dewdrops
Bob Schneider with Patti Griffin
The Be Good Tanyas
Mark O’Connor, Chris Thile and Friends

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, July 16 on The Mulberry Tree - July 10, 2017

Hello,

This Sunday, July 16 on The Mulberry Tree, we will be golden! All of my song selections are about something to do with...gold. You’ll be dazzled by the songs I chose. Please join me and the following musicians around the tree, for an hour of songs made of pure gold!

Linda Ronstadt, Dolly Parton, Emmylou Harris
Neil Young
Emmylou Harris - 2 tracks
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band & Kris Kristofferson
Ben and Ellen Harper
John Prine
Kim and Jim Lansford
Tim and Mollie O’Brien
Aoife O’Donovan
Eliza Gilkyson
Josh Ritter
The Secret Sisters
Glen Hansard, Marketa Irglova
Ben Folds
Jay Ungar & Molly 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, July 9 on The Mulberry Tree - July 5, 2017

Hello,

About one-third of my playlist this Sunday will be songs never played on The Mulberry Tree before. I also resurrected a few of my favorites from award-winning albums I've featured over the years. Please join me and these fine musicians around the tree for the perfect early July and end-of-the-weekend retreat before heading into the new week.

Wailin’ Jennys
Cave States
Dolly Parton, Emmylou Harris, Linda Ronstadt
Brandi Carlile
Tom Waits
Gillian Welch & David Rawlings
Lucinda Williams - 2 tracks
Tim O’Brien
John Lowell, Ben Winship
Tom Rush
Romano Paoletti - 2 tracks
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, July 2 on The Mulberry Tree - June 26, 2017

Hello,

Local and regional songwriters and new releases are front and center on The Mulberry Tree's playlist this Sunday. I'll start the program with a tip of the hat to the upcoming 4th of July holiday, and later in the show we'll hear tracks from Carrie Elkin's latest album "Penny Collector." We'll also get to hear three more tracks from Melinda Mullins' awesome new release "The Johnny Mullins Collection - Vol. 1." Here's a full list of musicians who will join us around the tree:

Crosby & Nash
Wil Maring
Don Conoscenti
Mark O’Connor
Robert Earl Keen, Jr.
Ray Bonneville
Geoff Bartley
Carrie Elkin - 2 tracks
Melinda Mullins - 3 tracks
Jenny Vinyard
Sandy Weltman

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, June 25 on The Mulberry Tree - June 20, 2017

Hello,

Summertime has "officially" arrived, and with it, comes music of the season on The Mulberry Tree this Sunday, June 25. Let's spend an hour together listening to songwriters who were in some way inspired by summer enough to share their thoughts with all of us. Here's who we'll hear this Sunday:

Gordon Lightfoot
The Wailin’ Jennys
Richard Shindell
Ray LaMontagne and the Pariah Dogs
James Taylor
Erica Wheeler
Robin and Linda Williams
Sky Smeed
Show of Hands
Chuck Prophet
Cheryl Wheeler
John Hartford
Townes Van Zandt
Gillian Welch
Jay Ungar, Molly 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, June 18 on The Mulberry Tree - June 12, 2017

Hello,

Along with some Father's Day songs ready for us to hear, I'll open the show with a track from Melinda Mullins' new album "The Johnny Mullins Collection - Volume 1." Melinda is the daughter of famed songwriter Johnny Mullins and has put her voice to his music to both memorialize it in her own way, and to pay homage to her beloved father. The collection is filled with touches from Springfield musicians, and is great listening from start to finish. Here are the musicians who will join us all around the tree:

Melinda Mullins
John and Jamie Hartford
Leon and Eric Bibb
John Prine
Tim and Mollie O’Brien
Carrie Newcomer
Mary Black
Linda Ronstadt
John Hartford
Dan Fogelberg
Chet Atkins
Melody Greenwood
Sam Rizetta
Tommy Emmanuel
Thomas Canning

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, June 11 on The Mulberry Tree - June 10, 2017

Hello,

This Sunday, June 11 on The Mulberry Tree, we'll hear an entire hour of songs showcasing vocal harmonies! We'll hear some excellent examples of two- and three-part harmonies. Some tracks have some age on them, others fairly new. It was difficult to choose just 13 songs!

Please join me and these vocally gifted musicians who will treat our ears to something very special!

Pure Prairie League
Red Molly
Ozark Mountain Daredevils
Trio
The Living Sisters
The Beatles
Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young
Civil Wars
Brewer and Shipley
The Haden Triplets
The Eagles
The Wailin' Jennys
Tommy Emmanuel and Chet Atkins (instrumental)
Stuart Duncan, Chris Thile, Edgar Meyer, Yo-Yo Ma (instrumental)

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 28 on The Mulberry Tree - May 22, 2017

Hello,

I hope you have a safe and enjoyable Memorial Day Weekend coming up. I'll be providing some real nice singer-songwriter music as part of the backdrop to your activities. It's always good to know we're sitting around the tree together. This Sunday, May 28, we'll be joined by the following musicians:

James McCandless
Still on the Hill
Anke Summerhill
Jason Isbell
The Hollands
Louise Taylor
Brother Wiley
Robert Earl Keen
Bill Callahan
Jack Johnson
Richard Shindell
Jack Williams
Jay Ungar and Molly 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, May 21 on The Mulberry Tree - May 15, 2017

Hello,

Music new to The Mulberry Tree is front and center this Sunday, May 21. I've got tracks from a couple of new releases, plus songs on my playlist for the first time that I'm really excited about. My appreciation to those who take the time to send their music my way so I can share with listeners. Here's the artists that will be sitting around the tree with us:

Broken String Band - 3 tracks
Barak Hill - 2 tracks
Be Good Tanyas
Old Crow Medicine Show
Eilen Jewell - 2 tracks
Eva Cassidy
Gregory Alan Isokov
Sarah Jarosz
Biscuit Burners
Gillian Welch
Emmylou Harris

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 14 on The Mulberry Tree - May 9, 2017

Hello,

This Sunday, May 14 on The Mulberry Tree, it's songs to acknowledge Mother's Day. I hope you will join me around the tree, along with these special musicians and bands, who felt inspired by someone who held the role of a mother enough to honor her in song.

John Gorka
Lucy Kaplansky
Marideth Sisco and Blackberry Winter
Kasey Chambers
Aoife O’Donovan
Townes Van Zandt
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Laura Nyro
The Beatles
Ben Harper
Lucinda Williams
Willie Nelson
Mary Chapin Carpenter
Peter Rowan with Tony Rice
Chet Atkins and Mark Knopfler

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 7 on The Mulberry Tree - May 1, 2017

Hello,

In the aftermath of catastrophic flooding here in Missouri, I have a playlist for this coming Sunday, May 7, to include songs about the rain. It may not be a popular subject at this time, but rain, in more reasonable amounts, is essential to our existence. So, with optimism, come join me around the tree this Sunday evening, along with these special musicians:

Robert Earl Keen
Dar Williams
Ricky Skaggs and Bruce Hornsby
Tom Waits
David Crosby
Gordon Lightfoot
James Taylor
Credence Clearwater Revival
Patti Griffin
Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Nanci Griffith
Willie Nelson
Judy Collins and Shawn Colvin
Cindy Novello

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 30 on The Mulberry Tree - April 25, 2017

Hello,

There's a lot to be said for variety, which is what you will get with my playlist for this Sunday's program. I've always enjoyed putting these weekly music tapestries together for you. Thanks for joining me when you can. It's always so great to have all of you around the tree with me. Here's who will be joining us:

Lisa Bailes
Greg Brown
Jefferson Airplane
Craig Carothers
Arlo Guthrie
Jakob Dylan
Willis Alan Ramsey
Big Smith
The Wilhelms
The Greencards
Chris Stuart
Clint Alphin
John Hartford
Wine and Alchemy

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 23 on The Mulberry Tree - April 17, 2017

Hello,

This coming Sunday, April 23 on The Mulberry Tree, I chose songs for Earth Day weekend. Each song increases awareness of the beautiful planet Earth on which we live. Tune in this Sunday evening as we wind down the weekend activities. It's always so good to know we're all sitting around the tree together.

Leslie Ritter and Scott Petito
Nickel Creek
Eric Andersen
The Weepies
Arlo Guthrie
Van Morrison
Greg Brown
Crosby, Stills and Nash
Guy Clark
Kate Wolf
James Taylor
Bruce Springsteen
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, April 16 on The Mulberry Tree - April 12, 2017

Hello,

I think you'll really enjoy this Sunday's playlist on The Mulberry Tree. The music I chose for you seemed to fit the mood that springtime brings, when we, and the plants and animals, are emerging from wintertime. It's relaxed and cheerful sounds this Sunday. Please join me and these special musicians and songwriters for an hour around the tree:

Willie Nelson
Jose Feliciano
Sarah Harmer
James Taylor - 2 tracks
Alison Krauss
Emmylou Harrison with Vince Gill
Cheryl Wheeler
John Gorka
Bob Dylan
Court Yard Hounds
Kris Kristofferson with Steve Earle
Augusta Bottoms Consort - 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 9 on The Mulberry Tree - April 7, 2017

Hello,

This Sunday, April 9 on The Mulberry Tree, I've prepared a playlist for you that includes songwriters with unique styles. When I put this program together, I enjoyed how the diversity of lyrics, tempos and vocals blended together. I hope you enjoy the musical ride with me around the tree. It's good to know you're sharing that hour with me. Here's who is joining us:

Emmylou Harris
Emmylou Harris with Anna & Kate McGarrigle
James Taylor - 2 tracks
Sara Watkins
Vance Gilbert
Buddy Miller - 2 tracks
Paul McCartney
John Lennon
George Harrison - 2 tracks
Ringo Starr
Jonathan Edwards - 2 tracks
Neil Young

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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