Author Archive: Lisa Jacobi

At "Artist2Artist with Lisa Jacobi," music lovers and Bluegrass Today fans soulfully connect with leading musical artists and their industry gurus and spiritual mentors once per lunar cycle via three platforms - written column, audio podcast and streaming video.

On the professional music front, Lisa is a successful songwriter - her music has been licensed by a number of television shows, movies and other media projects. She is a mutli-instrumentalist and vocalist in the band Playing On The Planet.

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http://LisaJacobi.com or Twitter @ArtistToArtist

http://PlayingOnThePlanet.com
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Hey Frank Solivan: What’s in your case?

| October 21, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Lisa Jacobi caught up from Frank Solivan backstage at the Station Inn not long ago to ask the famous bluegrass question.  

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Artist2Artist: Robyn Taylor – Quieting the Nashville Noise

| October 7, 2014 | 0 Comments
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I recently interviewed Robyn Taylor (RobynTaylorMusic.com) for my Artist2Artist radio show. Our conversation took place at Eddie’s Attic in Decatur, Georgia just outside of Atlanta where Robyn would be performing later that evening. I have interviewed other musical artists at this prestigious music venue, most recently […]

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Artist2Artist: Byron Berline – Fence Jumper

| September 8, 2014 | 0 Comments
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In the pursuit of creativity, a true artist relies on a counter-intuitive vision to see and develop opportunities that others miss. Yes… counter-intuitive. They travel to where others won’t, and they believe in who they are and what it is about them that they bring […]

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Hey Laurie Lewis… what’s in your case?

| August 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Let’s join singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist Laurie Lewis on a journey of discovery through her guitar case.  

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Artist2Artist: Barry Waldrep – Play Banjo!

| July 11, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Baseball is a game of lineage more so than its other pro-sport peers. Stakeholders of this pastime value a certain overlapping of eras, strategies and philosophies that links together generations of the game. Similarly, stakeholders of bluegrass music value their own generation-to-generation ideals in the […]

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Bill Evans – What’s in your case?

| June 27, 2014 | 0 Comments
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Lisa Jacobi caught up with Bill Evans backstage for an episode of What’s In Your Case? Bill had three banjos with him, so he had to rush through all of them in just a few minutes.  

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Artist2Artist: Larry Keel – What’s in a Jam Band?

| June 16, 2014 | 0 Comments
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A couple months ago, I addressed the idea that far too few of us bluegrass musicians give a “tip of the hat” or “shout out from stage” to the musical artists from whom we gleaned our technique or crafted our sound. We pick up licks […]

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Artist2Artist – Laurie Lewis – Be The Wind

| May 14, 2014 | 0 Comments
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This month’s edition of Artist2Artist finds Lisa Jacobi looking at the wider landscape of bluegrass music. Lisa was inspired by her discussion with musical artist Laurie Lewis. Their complete interview can be heard in the podcast below. What do you think is the state of bluegrass music? […]

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Artist2Artist – Bill Evans: It’s Not You. It’s Them.

| April 15, 2014 | 1 Comment
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Bill Evans and I met up one morning at this year’s Folk Alliance in Kansas City, Missouri. He had just finished teaching beginner banjo to a handful of workshop attendees. Folk Alliance has added a free, and might I add, robust lineup of instrumental workshops to their conference. […]

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Hey, Ned Luberecki… What’s In Your Case?

| March 28, 2014 | 0 Comments
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