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Iron & Wine

Musician

Fi - Hi Podcast Ep 52: Sam Beam of Iron & Wine on The Trinity Session by Cowboy Junkies. 

Sam Beam is a critically acclaimed singer songwriter.  Since 2002, he has issued six studio albums as well as countless EPs and singles under the moniker Iron & Wine.   In 2015 he released Sing Into My Mouth, an album of cover songs alongside Band of Horses frontman Ben Bridwell and released Love Letter for Fire, a collaboration with the singer songwriter Jesca Hoop the following year.  Rolling Stone Magazine has stated that Beam “is responsible for some of his generation’s most affecting records.”  He just released his anticipated album, Beast Epic, and it is his first as Iron & Wine in four years. Pitchfork stated, “Sam Beam brings Iron & Wine full circle on his sixth album, using the warm acoustic instrumentation of his early work and some of the most moving singing of his career.”

Originally aired during Fidelity High Radio on WXNA 101.5 FM Nashville - Sunday, August 27 2017.

Music Featured in this episode...

Cowboy Junkies - Sweet Jane
Iron & Wine - Call It Dreaming

 

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