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Upcoming JPR Live Session: Lukas Nelson | Friday 2/23 at 1:00PM

Lukas Nelson
Lukas Nelson

Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real are on the west coast leg of their Sticks and Stones tour. He'll be joining us for a JPR Live Session ahead of his show that night at The Historic Ashland Armory.

Sticks and Stones is the eighth studio album from the California country-rock group Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real. In addition to their own releases they recorded two studio albums and two live album with Neil Young and toured as his backing band.

Lukas Nelson himself provided inspiration for Bradley Cooper's character in the 2018 version of A Star is Born and has multiple production and songwriting credits for the soundtrack, working with Lady Gaga among others. His friendship with her lead to her guesting on the 2017 self-titled Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real album.

Join us next Friday at noon for a JPR Live Session with Lukas Nelson. Hear it on your FM dial or here at our website. Lukas Nelson and Promise of the Real are performing on 2/23 at the Historic Ashland Armory. Find tickets and information at their website.

JPR Live Sessions is a series of live in-studio music performances and conversations with artists from many different genres. The series is hosted by JPR Open Air hosts Dave Jackson and Danielle Kelly. Recorded in JPR's Steve Nelson Performance Studio, roughly 600 artists have appeared on the series, ranging from Brandi Carlile, Colin Hay and Rosanne Cash to OK Go, Bela Fleck and Jeff Bridges.

Dave Jackson curates the music on JPR's Rhythm and News Service, manages music staff and hosts Open Air, JPR's hand-picked house blend of music, JPR Live Sessions and Open Air Amplified. The exploration of music has been one of his lifelong passions.