Apr 23, 2021 —
Apr 23, 2021 —
Doyle DeanThe Underscore Special, the words and music of six North Country artists(clockwise from top left) Eddy Lawrence, I Am Snow Angel, Tim Ellifritz, Ben Caito, Ursa and the Major Key, Patricia Julien
It’s The Underscore Special. A fun hour of music and conversation with a half dozen North Country musicians. We’ve been using regional music during our programming here at NCPR for the past year. We checked in with some of the musicians to talk about work and life in the North Country.
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We get to know Julie Kathryn, from Lake Placid, who makes music under the name I Am Snow Angel. She speaks about her day job creating synth sounds and her new found passion for electronic music. We’ll meet a five piece rock band from Plattsburgh, Ursa and the Major Key, they recorded their first album during quarantine. Moira’s Eddy Lawrence reflects on his decades of roots music making. A jazz flutist from Burlington, Patricia Julien, shares her thoughts on how she’s changed over the last year. Tim Ellifritz of Johnsburg discusses some of the adaptations he’s made to his home studio to allow work to continue during the pandemic. And Berklee College of Music student and Jay, New York native Ben Caito talks about the painful breakup that inspired one of his new songs.
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