WUMB January Program Guide

January Programming Highlights

Dixie Bee Line
1/7 Deep catalogue Hillbilly from Merle Haggard, Loretta Lynn, Ray Price, and many more.
1/14 Blurring the lines between Blues and Country: A.P. Carter, Doc & Merle Watson, and more
1/21
1/28

Odyssey

1/8 A visit to Brazil, with some classics as well as new artists from Rio and Sao Paulo
1/15 Argentina w/ music from the new Tango scene, along with Astor Piazzolla
1/22 Music from Uruguay, Bolivia and Chile with a special visit to the folk traditions of the Andes
1/29 We travel up the west coast of South America to Peru and Ecuador
Local Folk
1/7 New music from Ali McGuirk, Chuck McDermott, and more
1/14 Dennis Brennan joins us live in studio
1/21 Favorite songs of 2016, as picked by local musicians
1/28 An exploration of the South Shore music scene, plus more Local Folk favorites
Highway 61
1/7 Albert will say Happy Birthday to Joan Baez, Sandy Denny and David Bowie
1/14 Birthday nods to the legendary Allen Toussaint and Mick Taylor
1/21 Albert will celebrate the birthday anniversary of Richie Havens and Janis Joplin
1/28 The much requested “Long Songs, Part 2”. Nothing but long songs throughout the show!

Live at WUMB
1/11 Girls, Guns & Glory 2:30pm
1/12 Catie Curtis 11am
1/18 Liv Taylor 1pm
1/20 Lisa Bastoni
1/24 Joan Shelley
1/26 The Devil Makes Three 4pm
1/27 The Band of Heathens 4pmAmerican Routes
1/8 – Modern Traditions: Ben Harper and Carl LeBlanc
1/15 – Keys and Squeeze: Dr. Lonnie Smith & Terrance Simien
1/22 – Song Makers and Song Takers: William Bell and Chris Smither
1/29 – Motor City Music of Detroit

Mountain Stage
1/7 – Stephen Kellogg, Peter Case, Kinky Friedman, Will Hoge, and Miranda Mulholland
1/14 – Jonathan Edwards, Tim O’Brien & Old Man Luedecke, Session Americana, Tony Furtado, and Anna & Elizabeth
1/21 – Josh Ritter, Amy Helm & The Handsome Strangers, Noah Gundersen, Lindsay Lou & the Flatbellys, The Cactus Blossoms
1/28 – Blitzen Trapper, Ruby Amanfu, Wild Child, Birds of Chicago and The Suitcase Junket

E-Town
1/7 – Justin Townes Earle / Sam Baker
1/14 – The London Souls / Wood & Wire
1/21 – Mac DeMarco / Riley Walker
1/28 – Blind Pilot / Mirah

World Café
1/4 – Davy Knowles
1/5 – Dr. Dog
1/6 – Robbie Robertson
1/9 – Dawg Yawp
1/10 – Foxygen
1/11 – Shirley Collins & the Levellers
1/12 – Lord Huron
1/13 – David Crosby

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