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“Mothers On Musicians” Part 5: Helen Leicht talks with Amos Lee’s mom Loretta Pollock

Last month, in honor of Mother’s Day, XPN Midday and Philly Local host Helen Leicht launched a series called “M.O.M.s: Mothers On Musicians.” You can listen to the interviews Helen did with the mothers of Kuf Knotz, Mutlu, Brian Kenneth (of Fooling April), and Matt Duke here. Today is the last installment of the series, and features Helen’s interview with Amos Lee’s mom, Loretta Pollock. Click here to listen.

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“Mothers On Musicians” Part 4: Helen Leicht interviews Mutlu’s mom, Banu Onaral

Last month, in honor of Mother’s Day, XPN Midday and Philly Local host Helen Leicht launched a series called “M.O.M.s: Mothers On Musicians.” Helen recently interviewed Sylvia Thornton (Kuf Knotz’s mom), Joanne Anderson (Brian Kenneth of Fooling April’s mom), and Matt Duke’s mother Angela (which you can listen to here). Next week the series concludes with Amos Lee’s mother. This week Helen speaks with Banu Onaral, mother of Mutlu. Click here to listen.

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“Mothers On Musicians” Part 3: Helen Leicht interviews Matt Duke’s mom, Angela Duke

Matt Duke photo complments of his family

This month in honor or Mother’s Day, XPN Midday and Philly Local host Helen Leicht has launched a five-part series called “M.O.M.s: Mothers On Musicians.” Helen recently interviewed Sylvia Thornton (Kuf Knotz’s mom) and Joanne Anderson (Brian Kenneth of Fooling April’s mom) that you can listen to here. Upcoming interviews include Amos Lee and Mutlu. Click here to listen to Helen’s interview with Angela Duke, mother of singer-songwriter Matt Duke. And don’t forget that Matt will be joining us this year at the XPoNential Music Festival Presented By Subaru.

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“Mothers On Musicians” Part 2: Helen Leicht interview Brian Kenneth’s (of Fooling April) mom, Joanne Anderson

Brian Kenneth and Joanne Anderson, then and now

This month in honor or Mother’s Day, XPN Midday and Philly Local host Helen Leicht has launched a five-part series called “M.O.M.s: Mothers On Musicians.” Last week Helen spoke with Sylvia Thornton, Kuf Knotz’s mom (which you can listen to here). Upcoming interviews include the mothers of Amos Lee, Mutlu and Matt Duke. Below, listen to Helen’s interview with Joanne Anderson, whose son Brian Kenneth is in Fooling April.

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“Mothers On Musicians” Part 1: Helen Leicht interviews Kuf Knotz’s mom, Sylvia Thornton

Left: Kuf Knotz and his cousins (courtesy of the family). Right: Kuf with his mother, Sylvia Thornton (photo by Helen Leicht)

In honor of Mother’s Day, XPN Middays host Helen Leicht has launched a five-part series called “M.O.M.s: Mothers On Musicians.” Helen spoke with the mothers of local musicians, including Amos Lee, Kuf Knotz, Mutlu, Brian Kenneth Anderson (of Fooling April) and Matt Duke. The first interview is with Sylvia Thornton, Kuf Knotz’s mom; you can listen to it here (and watch the video below). New interviews will be posted on The Key each Wednesday (after they have aired on XPN Local With Helen Leicht on Tuesday night).