Clarence Bucaro is an accomplished singer, songwriter & producer, an art advocate, an aspiring author, an entrepreneur and a force in the world of music. On this episode of Big Blend Radio, he discusses his powerful new studio album, "Passionate Kind", on indie 2020 Records. Compelling and honest, the record gives a glimpse into Bucaro’s inner self. The artist grips the listener with profound emotion and bares his soul telling sonic stories from raw personal experience. The genesis of the songs is the state of our current times. True to form Bucaro captures events and crafts lyrics that are topical, provocative and crucial. His 11th album, "Passionate Kind" was recorded at The Loft in Chicago. It was co-produced by Tom Schick (Wilco, Ryan Adams) and features sensational artists Chris Farney (Josh Radin) on drums, Scott Ligon (NRBQ, Mavis Staples) on piano and bass, and Doug Pettibone (Marianne Faithful, Lucinda Williams) on guitar.
"Penetrative & excitingly melodic ... Intimate literate lyrics & velvet vocals." - Rolling Stone
This episode was sponsored by the National Parks Arts Foundation who creates unique artist-in-residence programs in park units within the National Parks Service.