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DJ Archive Picks: Nick Lowe, Josh Ritter, David Gray

Corny O'Connell's Archive Picks: Nick Lowe from 2011, Josh Ritter from 2006, David Gray from 1993.

Nick Lowe: August 18, 2011

On the eve on his 2011 tour with Wilco, Nick Lowe performs songs from 'The Old Magic' along with favorites such as, "Heart" and "Cruel to Be Kind." Lowe also chats with Corny O'Connell about Johnny Cash and "(What's So Funny 'Bout) Peace, Love and Understanding."

Nick Lowe - Live Concert - 2011

Josh Ritter: November 5, 2006

On the same day he completed the New York City marathon, Josh Ritter performed for WFUV Members at a private show at The Cutting Room. Between songs, he bantered about running the race and skateboarding as a boy. Featuring songs such as, "Girl in the War," "Kathleen," and "Wolves." Josh Ritter- Live Concert- 2006

David Gray: September 16, 1993

David Gray was the first person I ever interviewed on the radio. It was exciting to have one of my favorite new artists sharing his story and performing right in front of me. We talked about his songwriting and his voice, between performances of "Birds Without Wings" and "Shine." David Gray- Words and Music- 1993