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July 2013 Archives

What have you missed so far?

It’s funny how each year that goes by I always ask myself “can this year be as good for new music as last year?”.  With that being said, I had my doubts at the beginning of the year whether or not 2013 would be a good one for new tunes, but (as always) it is!  As we look back at the halfway point of 2013, here’s a list of albums that maybe flew under your radar over the last few weeks! Read More…

July Highlights

Live in Studio

7/2  Slaid Cleaves   Noon

7/17  The Dwells

7/19 Gregory Alan Isakov

 

Celtic Twilight

7/6  Cathie Ryan from Cherish the Ladies

7/13 Cheiftain member Sean Keane’s birthday

7/20  Northern Ireland singer Cara Dillon’s Birthday

7/27  Altain, the great Donegal band’s leader Mairead ni Mhaonaigh celebrates her birthday

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Did You Know…..with Brendan Hogan

Did you know that Bobby Bland – one of the great Memphis soul/blues singers of B.B. King’s generation who passed away at the end of June at the age of 83 – recently discovered that fellow Memphis bluesman James Cotton is his half brother? Cotton is still making great music with the release of his new record “Cotton Mouth Man”, which you can hear throughout the week on WUMB.

June Member News

 

Matching Gifts

Thank you to all our Members for donating to WUMB! I would like to remind everyone that you can easily increase the value of your gift via Matching Funds. Simply ask your personnel department at work if they have a Matching Gift Program. If so, ask for a form, fill it out, and send it to us. It’s a very easy way that may double the value of your gift! We receive thousands of dollars through Matching Gift Funds every year. Thank you so much for the extra effort! Read More…