WUMB March Program Guide

September Programming Highlights

Artist of the Week (played in the 3pm hour Monday-Friday)
Week of 9/2 – Iron & Wine
Week of 9/9 – Hank Williams
Week of 9/16 – BB King
Week of 9/23 – Bruce Springsteen

Breakfast With the Beatles
9/1 – Revolver was #1 on the Billboard Charts this week in 1966
9/8 – The White Album recording sessions hit full stride this week in history
9/15 – The Beatles played The Boston Garden this week in 1964
9/22 – The Beatles cartoon premiered on Saturday morning television this week in 1965
9/29 – TBA

Celtic Twilight
9/2 – We celebrate the birthday of Liam Clancy, Irish singer and actor.
9/9 – We celebrate the birthday of Joseph “Ronnie” Drew who had a 50 year career with the Dubliners
9/16 – Celebrating the birthday of Maura O’Connell, Irish singer and actress
9/23 – Celebrating the birthday of Eric Bogle, Scottish born Australian singer songwriter
9/30 – Celebrating the birthday of legendary Irish singer, Dolores Keane

Daily Dylan
Week of 9/2 – The Basement Tapes reached its highest position peaking at #7 in the US this week in 1975
Week of 9/9 – Dylan’s 31st studio album Love and Theft was released this week in 2001
Week of 9/16 – Daniel Lanois was born this week in 1951. We’ll feature songs he produced for Dylan.
Week of 9/23 – Martin Scorsese’s 2 part documentary No Direction Home aired on PBS this week in 2005

Dixie Bee Line
9/1 – Old time country to start, morphing to the 40’s and 50’s honky tonk and swing, killer banjo from Eddie Adcock, C&W from Buck and crew!
9/8 – Bluesy segue from Holly, 30’s vintage western swing for sure, the Delmore Brothers to kd Lang
9/15 – Steeldrivers, Bill Kirchen, Jerry Douglas, lots of great old-time fiddling, both country AND western
9/22 – Tribute to George Jones, Jimmy C Newman, and an entire radio show from Hank Williams, Sr.
9/29 – TBA

Folk Tales
9/1 – Nanci Griffith
9/8 – Cajun Music
9/15 – A Pete Seeger Hootenanny, Part 1, with Alastair Moock, Antje Duvekot, Danielle Miraglia and more
9/22 – A Pete Seeger Hootenanny, Part 2
9/29 – W.C. Handy

Guest Mix
9/1 – Darren Buck of Hank Wonder
9/8 – Adam Ezra
9/15 – Marco Giovino
9/22 – Celia Woodsmith
9/29 – Jesse Dee

Highway 61 Revisited
9/1 – A Highway 61 Birthday tribute to Van Morrison
9/8 – Birthday tributes to John Martyn and Maria Muldaur
9/15 – Albert O pays tribute to David Bromberg and the legendary BB King
9/22 – A tribute to the late Leonard Cohen
9/29 – 60’s/70’s back-to-back covers pt. 2

Odyssey
9/2 – We launch into South America with a visit to Argentina to see what the new tango scene reveals!
9/9 – Chile and Peru are both musical treasures on the West coast of S. America
9/16 – More travels in S. America as we move into the powerhouse of Brazil and all its myriad styles
9/23 – Northward to Venezuela, home of some of the most glorious dance music in the world!
9/30 – TBA

One Year at a Time with Tai Irwin
9/15 at 4pm – 1970

Producer Spotlight at 11am
Week of 9/2 – George Mossenberg
Week of 9/9 – Jay Joyce
Week of 9/16 – Tom Schick
Week of 9/23 – Ryan Hadlock

Spinning The Blues
9/1 – Happy Birthday to Jimmy Reed, Memphis Slim, Freddie King and more
9/8 – Holly Harris pays tribute to Otis Redding, new Blues from Eric Lindell
9/15 – A special tribute to BB King!
9/22 – Happy Birthday to Bobby Radcliff, new Blues from Big Apple Blues
9/29 – Birthday tributes for Stevie Ray Vaughan, Koko Taylor and more

WUMB In Studio Interviews (dates and times subject to change)
9/4 – Celia Woodsmith of Della Mae and more.
9/10 – Duke Levine
9/12 – Jesse Dee
9/20 – Bill Janovitz
9/26 – Steve Forbert
9/27 – Barnstar!
9/28 – Chandler Travis

WUMB Sunday Morning
9/2 – A belated Happy Birthday to the legendary Van Morrison
9/9 – We mark the 15th anniversary of the passing of Waren Zevon and pay tribute to Otis Redding
9/16 – Happy Birthday to the late BB King and we pay tribute to Producer Don Was
9/23 – Happy Birthday to Ray Charles and Bruce Springsteen
9/30 – A special look at New Releases for Fall 2018

American Routes
9/2 – Labor Day Live from the Baton Rouge Blues Fest
9/9 – Fellow Travelers: Margo Price, Willie Nelson & Friends
9/16 – A Grateful Journey: Kris Kristofferson
9/23 – TBA
9/30 – TBA

Commonwealth Journal
9/2 – Climate Change: How We Know What We Know with Robyn Hannigan
9/9 – Whats Next for the Labor Movement with Steve Striffler and Steven Tolman
9/16 – A First Lady’s Second Love with Susan Quinn
9/23 – From Solitary to the Stage with Julia Steele Allen
9/30 – Redefining Family in The Guys Next Door with Amy Geller and Allie Humenuk

E-Town
9/2 – Live music from Michael Franti, Victoria Canal and Dr. William Brown
9/9 – Live music from Bob Weir and John Fullbright (Pt. 1)
9/16 – Live music from Bob Weir and John Fullbright (Pt. 2)
9/23 – Live music from Loreena McKennitt and Greg Laswell
9/30 – Live music from Tyler Childers and The Suticase Junket

Mountain Stage
9/1 – Live music from Robert Cray Band, Luther Dickinson, Sonny Landreth and Amy Speace
9/8 – Live music from Lee Ann Womack, Caitlyn Smith, The Travelin’ McCourys
9/15 – Live music from The Wood Brothers, Todd Snider, Dave Alvin & Jimmie Dale Gilmore
9/22 – Live music from Hiss Golden Messenger, Kris Delmhorst
9/29 – Live music from Jeff Daniels and the Ben Daniels Band, Dawn Landes

Right Mind Media Podcast
9/2 – Student Mental Health
9/9 – Harm Reduction
9/16 – Anxiety and OCD
9/23 – Personal Recovery Stories #3
9/30 – Trauma and Resiliency

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