Singer-songwriter Donna Ulisse was recently in the studio with SiriusXM Bluegrass Junction host Kyle Cantrell to talk about her current album release Hard Cry Moon. In the spirit of the show, she and Cantrell went through the album "track-by-track", talking about the inspiration behind all the songs she wrote for the album, the process she and producer Bryan Sutton went through to choose the songs and why she chose to record "Whispering Pines", the one cover tune on the album. The show will begin broadcasting on Wednesday, January 20, 2016. Continue reading for the full broadcast schedule.
The song "Wilma Walker", co-written by Donna Ulisse & her husband and frequent co-writer Rick Stanley was recorded by Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver on their 2015 release IN SESSION. Donna and Rick were thrilled to learn the album is nominated for a Grammy award this year!
Journalist Henry Carrigan recently asked Donna to participate in a piece he was working on for the website No Depression. He approached several recording artists who have also authored or are currently working on books to talk about some of the things they have read that have influenced them.