WUMB November Program Guide

September Programming Highights

Acoustic Sunrise
9/3 – Birthday tributes for Buddy Miller, Peter Mulvey and Loudon Wainwright III
9/10 – We celebrate the birthday of Leo Kottke
9/17 – A birthday celebration for Maura O’Connell and more
9/24 – Birthday nods to Ani DiFranco and Bruce Springsteen

Celtic Twilight
9/3 – We celebrate the birthday of Irish folk singer and actor, Liam Clancy
9/10 – We celebrate the birthdays of Ronnie Drew and Maura O’Connor
9/17 – We celebrate Scottish singer,songwriter, Eric Bogle
9/24 – We celebrate the birthday of Dolores Keane

Daily Dylan
Week of 9/3 – Producer Tom Wilson passed this week in 1978. We’ll highlight songs he produced
Week of 9/10 – Love and Theft was released this week in 2001
Week of 9/17 – Oh Mercy was released this week in 1989
Week of 9/24 – Time Out of Mind was released this week in 1997

Dixie Bee Line
9/2 – 1920’s yodeling and Opry stars, hillbilly through the whole 20th century
9/9 – New Spanish Two-Step with the Tatooed Lady while it’s Raining the Blues on the Night Train to Memphis.
9/16 – 20’s & 30’s Country with Cliff Carlisle and Jimmie Rodgers; Hank Williams, Sr.
9/23 – Jon’s Birthday: we’ll Drink Our Troubles Away with Jole Blon in Apartment #9
9/30 – Full 20th century “white” blues; C&W with Merle Travis, the Louvin Brothers

Folk Tales
9/2 – Topics include Jug Bands and more
9/9 – This week Scott features bluegrass legend Ralph Stanley
9/16 – Host Scott Alarik features The Hootenanny Craze and much more
9/23 – This week we feature old-timer Charlie Poole
9/30 – The story behind the civil rights anthem, We Shall Overcome

Guest Mix
9/2 – Local songwriter Susan Cattaneo will play Guest DJ
9/9 – Paul Rishell and Annie Raines pick the music and play Guest DJ’s this week!
9/16 – Matt Lorenz aka The Suitcase Junket will play Guest DJ
9/23 – The legendary Ramblin’ Jack Elliott plays Guest DJ
9/30 – Singer/songwriter Sonya Kitchell plays Guest DJ

Highway 61
9/2 – Al & John Stewart will be featured
9/9 – Albert will celebrate birthdays for John Martyn and Maria Muldaur
9/16 – A special for Leonard Cohen
9/23 – 50th anniversary of the so-called “Summer Of Love,” all music from 1967
9/30 – Producer Gus Dudgeon is featured

Local Folk
9/2 – Local Labor! Songs about work, workin’ men and women in celebration of Labor Day.
9/9 – September New Music Round Up w/music from Rachael Kilgour, Mally Smith and more
9/16 – This month’s “For the Sake of the Song” segment features Christopher Paul Stelling
9/23 – 4th anniversary show – looking back at some of our favorite in studio performances
9/30 – Local Heroes – highlighting historical artists who grew up or spent time in Boston before they were famous

9/3 – Music from Bulgaria, Romania and Poland this week., Lots of new stuff!
9/10 – We head north to hear new music from Belarus, Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia
9/17 – We make a long overdue visit to Scandinavia, starting in Finland this week
9/24 – A little round up of some new recordings from all over the world, and then on to Sweden

Producer Spotlight at 11am
Week of 9/3 – Paul Q. Kolderie
Week of 9/10 – Don Was
Week of 9/17 – Lloyd Maines
Week of 9/24 – Larry Campbell

Spinning The Blues
9/2 – Blues birthdays for Memphis Slim & Freddy King. New Blues from The Nighthawks
9/9 – Celebrating the birthday of Otis Redding and new music from The Peacemakers
9/16 – Birthday nods to BB King and more. New Blues from Hamilton Loomis
9/23 – Holly will celebrate the birthday of the one and only Ray Charles
9/30 – Birthday nods to Koko Taylor. Brand new music from Kenny Wayne Shepherd

American Routes
9/3 – Rockabilly Labor Day
9/10 – Rock and Soul from Memphis to Muscle Shoals: Candi Staton, Sam Phillips and Barbara Sims
9/17 – Crossover Dreams: Latin Music in America
9/24 – Rockin’ the Blues with Sonny Burgess & Snooks Eaglin

Commonwealth Journal
9/3 – What’s Next in the Labor Movement
9/10 – A First Lady’s Second Love
9/17 – From Solitary to the Stage
9/24 – Redefining Family in The Guys Next Door

9/2 – Live music from Oh Pep! And Jon McLaughlin
9/9 – Live music from Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives and Cassandra Jenkins
9/16 – Live music from Jack Johnson and also from The Weather Station
9/23 – Live music from Langhorne Slim and Robyn Hitchcock
9/30 – Bob Weir and John Fullbright (Pt. 1)

Mountain Stage
9/2 – Live music from Billy Bragg & Joe Henry, Chris Smither, Robert Ellis and more
9/9 – Live music from Bruce Cockburn, Leif Vollebekk, Mark Eitzel, Birds of Chicago and Allison Pierce
9/16 – Live music from Marcus King Band, Tristen, Tyler Childers and Caroline Spence
9/23 – Live music from Steve Earle & the Dukes, The Mastersons, The Sherman Holmes Project, more
9/30 – Live music from Okkervil River, Mokoomba, Curtis McMurtry, & Joe Pug

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