<p>Jonathan Wilson's new album is titled <em>Gentle Spirit</em>.</p>
Credit Nick Walker / Courtesy of the artist
Record producer Jonathan Wilson recorded his new album Gentle Spirit during little slivers of time when the artists he was working with — among them songwriter Jackson Browne and the rock band Dawes — were on break. The project took him four years to finish, and it's the musical equivalent of a landscape painting.
Two office favorites and a female Americana roots trio step onto the KUNC Music stage this week. Ryan Adams returns from a 3 year hiatus with a strong singer/songwriter effort, Red Molly's new album is out & Wendy couldn't be more excited & Jason Isbell's third outing with the 400 Unit is embraced. Tune in for KUNC Music, 9a - Noon every Monday through Friday.
The other day I posed a question on my Twitter feed: What is the music of Occupy Wall Street? As a veteran of many street protests and an amateur historian of popular music rabble rousing, I've been waiting for someone to grab center stage in Zuccoti Square and emerge as a new Bob Dylan or Joan Baez.