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Despite the name, Matt the Electrician is no longer an electrician, focusing instead on a music career that has spanned the course of two decades, a dozen records, and thousands of shows. His music, however, remains rooted in his blue collar beginnings, with lyricism that embraces the day-to-day, the mundane, the beauty of the ordinary.

On Friday, July 26th at Noon, JPR welcomes Briston Maroney into the studios for a JPR Live Session Presented by Sierra Nevada Brewing Company.

On Friday, July 19th at Noon, JPR welcomes Simon Chrisman and Wes Corbett into the studios for a JPR Live Session Presented by Sierra Nevada Brewing Company.

On Friday, July 12th at Noon, JPR welcomes Mike Edel back into the studios for a JPR Live Session presented by Sierra Nevada Brewing Company.

On Friday, July 5th at Noon, JPR welcomes the band Chirgilchin for a JPR Live Session presented by Sierra Nevada Brewing Company

For a guy whose career has evolved more by serendipity than design, Ben Dickey’s professional journey has turned into one heckuva ride. It’s not every day an obscure musician’s famous actor/ director friend hands him the lead in a passion-project indie film, and he not only winds up sharing the screen with one of his musical heroes, he also wins a Sundance Film Festival Special Jury Prize for Dramatic Achievement in Acting — and a Variety magazine “for your consideration” plug for a Best Actor Oscar nomination.

On Tuesday, June 25th at 2PM, JPR welcomes The Bones of J.R. Jones back into the studios for a JPR Live Session presented by Sierra Nevada Brewing Company.

Decker’s music draws inspiration directly from the vortexes of the red rock mountains where he resides —an area of Arizona so widely known for its healing energy that millions of spiritual travelers flock there every year in an attempt to harness its power. Releasing albums at the extraordinary clip of nearly a record-per-year since 2009, Decker’s songwriting has garnered love from press and radio around the country.

On Friday, June 28th at Noon, JPR welcomes The Cactus Blossoms into the studio for a JPR Live Session presented by Sierra Nevada Brewing Company.

The Wild Reeds are a band led by women. Not a sister band, not a girl group, but a band fronted by three women, all talented singers, songwriters, and multi-instrumentalists in their own right: Kinsey Lee, Mackenzie Howe, and Sharon Silva, with drummer Nick Jones and bass player Nick Phakpiseth providing the Los Angeles-based band's rhythmic foundation.

There is deep soul in the music of Devon Gilfillian—but for the talented Nashville-based singer-songwriter and bandleader, that descriptor goes way beyond a mere genre classification. Growing up in Philadelphia on a steady diet of R&B, hip-hop, rock, blues, and soul music, Gilfillian gravitated to records that ignited his mind while making his body move.