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Check out our session with NYC’s rock and roots public radio station, WFUV.  We catch up with host Darren DeVivo in Studio A to play a few songs and chat about our recent release.

You can catch the whole recording, photos from the session

and a performance of ‘Circle of Souls,’ right here.


[recorded: 06/25/13]


Gibson Guitars

Gibson Guitars



Sarah Lee and Johnny’s ‘Wassaic Way,’ produced by Jeff Tweedy and Patrick Sansone, is used as a great example for’s article about breaking down the unique role of production.

Read it here.


You can purchase the new album ‘Wassaic Way’ and hear the magic for yourself !

9 Outta 10 Times

In a Stairwell in Guelph, Ontario.
Sarah Lee and Johnny perform “9 outta 10 times” from their new album “Wassaic Way”

NPR’s Here & Now


NPR’s Here & Now

“Guthrie said that even though she and Irion are husband and wife, the producers were able to, ‘kind of pull us apart in such a way that our hearts come through individually, and I think that was really masterfully done.'”

In the wake of the new release, Sarah Lee and Johnny sit down with NPR’s Here & Now to talk about growing up, falling in love, making music and “Wassaic Way.”

Listen here.


American Songwriter

American Songwriter 


“… an album that captures Guthrie and Irion’s remarkable melodic strengths and marries them to Tweedy and Sansone’s sympathetic and beautifully shaped production.”


Read the review of the new album “Wassaic Way” published by American Songwriter right here.


Speed of Light

Official music video for Sarah Lee Guthrie and Johnny Irion’s Speed of Light. From the 2011 release, Bright Examples on Ninth Street Opus records.

Directed and edited by Norwood Cheek. Additional editing by Brian Zalewski.