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2013 Archives

Music to Make Winter Better By

I admit it.  I am a warm-weather child, having grown up in Southern California.  My uniform of choice is short pants and tennis shoes.  Maybe this is a good time to thank all those people who have sympathetically said to me, “California to Boston—my, that must be some culture shock!”  At the same time, so many New Englanders have brazenly told me, “I HATE THE COLD!!”  Yes, it is a subtle attitude.  But I like hearing it.  It’s like a code that says it is OK for me to admit out loud that I was cold.  Not that you’ll catch me complaining about winter to anyone from Wisconsin… Read More…

Live at Noon/In Studio Interview

1/4      Amy Black @ Noon
1/8     Christian McNeil @ 4pm
1/10   Don White @ 2pm
1/11   Tracy Grammer @ Noon
1/24   Robert Earl Keen @ 4pm
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What the heck is a Dobro?!

Hi!

George Knight here.  I host the late night show on WUMB, and you can join me Monday through Thursday, 10pm-Midnight.  I’ve been really digging deep into the new Jerry Douglas album Traveler, which I’ve been enjoying because it happents to have great songs on it & an eclectic cast of guest artists ranging from Paul Simon and Eric Clapton, to Keb Mo and Mumford & Sons.  It really has some lovely vocal work on it, along with wonderful Dobro guitar playing- Read More…

New Music with Jay Moberg

 

Welcome to 2013!  This is always an exciting time for music lovers because a new year represents new possibilities.  Read More…

They Paid Us in Tub Time…

I don’t know about you, but I’m lovin’ the 21st Century. My life these days revolves around my iPhone/iPad/iStuff. It’s how I listen to music, sometimes with headphones, sometimes with Bluetooth wireless speakers. It’s also the way I read books these days. I still love physical books, but space at my house is at a premium and just love that fact that eBooks take up exactly no space on my shelves. Read More…