Episode 9 of Propermusic.com’s new series of weekly podcasts features Diana Jones in a live music special. She joins Trevor Dann to discuss her latest album High Atmosphere as she tours the UK. She plays three tracks from the album live in the studio on her 1944 Gibson L-50 guitar and shares with us her love of old-time music. Diana also talks openly about the car crash that changed her life and how she discovered her natural voice and her birth family in the Smoky Mountains.
While Diana Jones was in the studio, we asked her what she’d been listening to recently. Here are her Top 5 album picks:
Johnny Cash – Live At Folsom Prison (Sony) Listen on Spotify
Doc Watson – The Best Of Doc Watson (Vanguard) Listen on Spotify
Sister Rosetta Tharpe – Shout Sister Shout! (MC Records) Listen on Spotify
Joan Baez – Very Early Joan Baez (Vanguard) Listen on Spotify
Old Crow Medicine Show – Tennessee Pusher (Nettwerk) Listen on Spotify