This Monday on Kyle Meredith With…, Kyle Meredith speaks with Darius Rucker, the Hootie & the Blowfish lead vocalist and rhythm guitarist and more recently country solo artist, about taking the band out for an anniversary tour surrounding 1994’s Cracked Rear View and recording a new album. Rucker also discusses the enduring impact and political relevancy of songs like “Drowning” and “Time,” and shares the story of how David Crosby ended up on Cracked Rear View.
Kyle Meredith With… is an interview series in which WFPK’s Kyle Meredith speaks to a wide breadth of musicians. Each episode, Meredith digs deep into an artist’s work to find out how the music is made and where their journey is going, from legendary artists like Robert Plant, Paul McCartney, U2 and Bryan Ferry, to the newer class of The National, St. Vincent, Arctic Monkeys, Haim, and Father John Misty. Check back Monday, Wednesday, and Friday for new episodes. Rate the series now via iTunes.