In This Episode 

Recorded in February 2021 via Zoom, host Thea Wood chats with country music sensation Kalie Shorr in the first of a two-part podcast series. Her debut album “Open Book” was listed at #7 on the New York Times Best Albums of 2019, named one of CMT’s Next Women of Country, The New Nashville by Teen Vogue, a Top 10 Country Artists to Watch in 2019 by Huffington Post.

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In this episode, Kalie Shorr covers:

— Her tumultuous childhood growing up the youngest of 7 half siblings
— The tragic loss that opened her up to voicing taboo topics in her songwriting
— Teen eating disorders based on her personal struggle with anorexia and the road toward healing
— Answers to the Shakedown questions, including the Pearl Jam song she’d like to cover on a future album

And, of course, Kalie’s answers to The Shakedown!

Show Notes


Guest: Kalie Shorr
Host: Thea Wood
Photo: Catherine Powell
Production/Audio engineer: John Neff
Intern: Claudia Dortman
Theme Music provider: Pond 5

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Guest Links

Kalie’s Website




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“Awake (Pop mix)” Kalie Shorr ft. Jonny Brenns

“Cowboy Take Me Away” featuring Kalie Shorr


If you like Kalie Shorr, listen to our chat with Ava Paige!

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