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Kendell Marvel's Wired In Session Cuts

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Val Hoeppner
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WMOT

Kendell Marvel wrapped up our January 21, 2020 Wired In session "with the full-force honky tonk rock and roll of veteran Kendell Marvel. With a baritone bazooka of a voice, his sound splits the difference between Hank Williams Jr. and Gregg Allman. Heads were banged during the opening number “Good For Me,” but that wasn’t the only tone, with the barroom swing of “Untangle My Mind” (co-written with Chris Stapelton) following close behind. And “Cadillac’n’” is a cruiser’s delight saturated with the electric blues. “Rock and roll country, come as you are” is how Marvell put it while offering equal servings from his two albums Lowdown & Lonesome (2017) and Solid Gold Sounds (2019). That’s not a bad life credo and we lived it for a while". Craig Havighurst, WMOT

Kendell Marvel Wired In Session Video Cuts

Val Hoeppner is the executive director of WMOT 89.5, executive producer of Wired In, 895 Fest, 895 Sessions, 895 Feast and the AmericanaFest Day Stage presented by WMOT, World Cafe and NPR Music. Hoeppner joined WMOT in 2014 and helped transition WMOT from mixed format to American Roots in 2016.