Chicago-based singer-songwriter Robbie Fulks will travel down the Mother Road, to host the pilot episode of “Live From Cain’s” from the historic Cain’s Ballroom in Tulsa, Oklahoma, the birthplace of the iconic Route 66. Fulks is a singer recording artist, instrumentalist, composer and songwriter. His most recent release, 2018’s Wild! Wild! Wild! with Linda Gail Lewis has been featured on “Fresh Air” with Terry Gross, and in American Songwriter, Paste, Rolling Stone, The Wall Street Journal, and other publications. his 2017 album Upland Stories earned year’s best recognition from NPR and Rolling Stone among many others, as well as two Grammy nominations, for “Folk Album” and “American Roots Song.” (“Alabama at Night”).
Robbie’s Radio experience includes multiple appearances on WSM’s “Grand Ole Opry”; PRI’s “Whadd’ya Know”; NPR’s “Fresh Air,” “Mountain Stage,” and “World Café”; and the syndicated “Acoustic Café” and “Laura Ingraham Show.” From 2004 to 2008 he hosted an hour-long performance interview program for XM satellite radio, “Robbie’s Secret Country.” His musical talent and smart and edgy persona will captivate live and radio audiences alike!