Broadcast partner Acoustic Café is syndicated on 90 stations in the US and on Voice of America for 3 million listeners. A weekly two-hour program produced in Ann Arbor, Acoustic Café has put new and interesting music on the radio every week for almost 20 years. Each show blends music from host Rob Reinhart’s extensive personal collection, intimate in-studio performances, and conversation that examines the artists’ creative process.
Rob Reinhart has produced almost 1000 weekly shows with guests ranging from Beck to Steve Martin. He was the first person to interview Norah Jones on her inaugural tour, and was the last to interview Rick Danko before his death. Other artists Rob has interviewed include Tom Jones, Rod Stewart, Ani DiFranco, Death Cab For Cutie, Alison Krauss, John Mayer, Billy Bragg, Willie Nelson, Rufus Wainwright, Keb’ Mo’, Leo Kottke, Nanci Griffith, Tori Amos, John Hiatt, Aimee Mann, Emmylou Harris, Son Volt, Mary Chapin Carpenter, Suzanne Vega, Guy Clark, Nickel Creek, Roger McGuinn, Martin Sexton, KT Tunstall, Rodney Crowell, Dave Alvin, Warren Zevon, Iron & Wine, Richard Thompson, and John Prine.