Insight Music

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LATEST SHOW | Friday, May 25, 2018

Insight Music: SpaceWalker / Ideateam / Salt Wizard / Misner & Smith

SpaceWalker soars to "Divinity & Beyond." Ideateam shares "Kinetic" new album. Salt Wizard goes darker with "Creature Sounds." Misner & Smith traces their influences back to the "headwaters."


  • Cody Drabble / Capital Public Radio

    SpaceWalker Soars To ‘Divinity & Beyond’ In A Ship Of Interstellar Beats

    Cody Drabble

    SpaceWalker shares her personal journey from moody, misunderstood teenager down a path of creativity and self-discovery.

  • Andrew Nixon / Capital Public Radio

    Ideateam Blows The Roof Off With ‘Kinetic’ New Record

    Cody Drabble

    Funk band Ideateam performs two tracks off their new album “Kinetic.”

  • Salt Wizard Explores Darker ‘Creature Sounds’

    Jen Picard

    Cody Drabble

    Indie folk band Salt Wizard released “Creature Sounds” last month to follow up their 2014 self-titled album. The band has gone through some big changes since the last record, but it’s sparking a deeper focus on musical growth.

  • Misner & Smith Trace Their Influences Back To The ‘Headwaters’

    Jen Picard

    Folk duo Sam Misner and Megan Smith debuted a new piece, “Sadie’s Song,” on Insight and explored their influences like Neil Young, Talking Heads and Patty Griffin on their album of covers, “headwaters.”

Friday, July 28, 2017

Insight Music: Contemporary Classical In Sacramento

What is the sound of contemporary classical music? Insight Music explores that question through three very different groups.

Friday, June 30, 2017

Jonathan Ayestas / Capital Public Radio

Pop Goes Sacramento: Conversations With Emerging Artists

Hey, Listen! host Nick Brunner takes us through an eclectic mix of artists that made Sacramento their home. From "sadboi hip-hop" to deep spiritual connections to nature, Hobo Johnson, So Much Light and Hannah Mayree are June's Insight Music artists.

Friday, May 26, 2017

Jazz And Swing, Traditional Or Contemporary, Right At Home In Sacramento

CapRadio's new, monthly showcase of the music and musicians that make up our region's vibrant and diverse scene debuts with the focus on jazz and the festival that's been promoting it for more than four decades.