WUMB July Program Guide

January Programming Highlights

Acoustic Sunrise
1/7 – Happy Birthday to Joan Baez (1/9), Shawn Colvin (1/10), and Robert Earl Keen (1/11)
1/14 – Birthday celebrations for Musician/Producer T Bone Burnett and also Ellis Paul
1/21 – Happy Birthday to Jonatha Brooke (1/23) and much more
1/28 – A birthday celebration for the legendary Lucinda Williams (1/26)

Celtic Twilight
1/7 – TBA
1/14 – TBA
1/21 – TBA
1/28 – TBA

Daily Dylan
Week of 1/2 – Dylan doing covers all week
Week of 1/8 – To celebrate Joan Baez’s birthday we’ll feature their collaborations all week
Week of 1/15 – Bob Dylan’s Desire was released this week in 1976
Week of 1/22 – All week selections from Live at the Gaslight in 1962
Week of 1/29 – Dylan met his idol Woody Guthrie this week in 1961

Dixie Bee Line
1/6 – A deep dive into the innermost recesses of 20th century hillbilly music
1/13 – Focus on early Grand Ole Opry stars of the 20th century, from Roy Acuff, Uncle Dave Macon, more
1/20 – More on the hillbilly spectrum. Old-timey and bluegrass, blues, and rockabilly, and more!
1/27 – Women of country music from the 20th century, including Loretta Lynn, Jean Shepard and more

Folk Tales
1/6 – Rosalie Sorrels among others will be featured
1/13 – Host Scott Alarik curates the career of Tom Rush and more
1/20 – Klezmer Music among other topics will be discussed
1/27 – Host Scott Alarik dissects the many phases of Fairport Convention

Guest Mix
1/6 – Willie Watson
1/13 – Paula Cole
1/20 – Jackie Greene
1/27 – Darlingside

Highway 61
1/6 – Birthday celebrations for Sandy Denny and Joan Baez
1/13 – Birthday nods go to Mick Taylor and Captain Beefheart
1/20 – Albert will celebrate Birthdays for Richie Havens and Janis Joplin
1/27 – A Highway 61 Special: Long Songs Part II.

Odyssey
1/7 – TBA
1/14 – TBA
1/21 – TBA
1/28 – TBA

Producer Spotlight at 11am
Week of 1/2 – Jack White
Week of 1/8 – Mark Ronson
Week of 1/15 – Scott Litt
Week of 1/22 – Jeff Lynne
Week of 1/29 – Dan Auerbach

Spinning The Blues
1/6 – Birthday nods to Tampa Red, Kim Wilson and more
1/13 – Holly celebrates the birthdays of the legendary Slim Harpo and Mississippi Fred McDowell
1/20 – Tons of birthdays to celebrate including Snooks Eaglin, Sam Cooke, Etta James and more
1/27 – Holly celebrates the birthday of Elmore James. New Blues from AJ Crawdaddy

American Routes
1/7 – How Many Roads: Bob Dylan’s Back Pages Volume II
1/14 – TBA
1/21 – TBA
1/28 – TBA

Commonwealth Journal
1/7 – An Advocate for Peace with Padraig O’Malley
1/14 – Seth Moulton
1/21 – The Women Who Rocked NASA with guest Nathalia Holt
1/28 – Gender Equality in Tech with Banu Ozkazanc-Pan and Tom Hopcroft

E-Town
1/6 – Live music from Greensky Bluegrass and Elizabeth Cook
1/13 – Live music from Deer Tick and Garland Jeffreys
1/20 – Live music from The London Souls and Wood & Wire
1/27 – Live music from Dar Williams and Piers Faccini

Mountain Stage
1/6 – 2018 Grammy Special with live music from Jason Isbell, Mavis Staples and more
1/13 – TBA
1/20 – TBA
1/27 – TBA

 

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