WUMB January Program Guide

November Programming Highlights

Artist of the Week (played in the 3pm hour Monday-Friday)
week of 11/4 – Gram Parsons
week of 11/11 –Gene Clark
week of 11/18 – Dr. John
week of 11/25 – Randy Newman

Breakfast With the Beatles
11/3 – Selected tracks from the new John Lennon Box Set Imagine
11/10 – Brian Epstein saw The Beatles for the 1st time this week in 1961
11/17 – Celebrating the release of The White Album in the UK this week in 1968
11/24 – We’ll say Happy Birthday to Pete Best, born this week in 1941

Celtic Twilight
11/4 – TBA
11/11 – TBA
11/18 – TBA
11/25 – TBA

Daily Dylan
Week of 10/28 – Bob Dylan Live 1964 at Philharmonic Hall…his Halloween Concert is featured all week.
Week of 11/4 – We celebrate the new installment of The Bootleg Series all week!
Week of 11/11 – The Greatest Hits Volume 3 was released this week in 1994
Week of 11/18 – Suze Rotolo was born this week in 1943…songs Dylan wrote about their relationship
Week of 11/25 – Don DeVito (Blood on the Tracks, Desire) passed this week in 2011.

Dixie Bee Line
11/3 – Blues from Doc & Merle Watson, Old Crow Medicine Show, The Steeldrivers, and more!
11/10 – The “question” AND “answer” to “Don’t Let the Stars Get in Your Eyes” and much more
11/17 – Special feature on AP Carter w/ live musical guests Dallal & Henry to interpret.
11/24 – TBA

Folk Tales
11/3 – Emmylou Harris
11/10 – Clarence Williams
11/17 – Arhoolie Records
11/24 – “A Mid-Winter Folk Tale”

Guest Mix
11/3 – Steve Forbert
11/10 – Jackie Greene
11/17 – Bill Janovitz
11/24 – Ana Egge

Highway 61 Revisited
11/3 – Joni Mitchell and Gram Parsons Birthday celebrations
11/10 – Albert pays tribute to Neil Young and Bonnie Raitt who were born this week in history
11/17 – Gene Clark and Gordon Lightfoot are featured
11/24 – Celebrating Birthdays for American Songwriter Randy Newman and Jimi Hendrix

Odyssey
11/4 – Music from West Africa, featuring some of the most influential styles in the world
11/11 – More from West Africa, moving south to Guinea, Sierra Leone and Ghana, on our way to Nigeria
11/18 – The music of Nigeria, with a special nod to the Kuti clan, with new music from Seun Kuti
11/25 – On to Cameroon and eventually Congo, home of some of the most exciting dance styles

One Year at a Time with Tai Irwin
11/17 at 4pm – 1972

Producer Spotlight at 11am
Week of 11/4 – Arif Mardin
Week of 11/11 – Tim O’Brien
Week of 11/18 – Dan Auerbach
Week of 11/25 – Jonathan Wilson

Spinning The Blues
11/3 – A special “Best of” Show
11/10 – Birthday Tributes go to Bonnie Raitt, Ike Turner and more
11/17 – Celebrations for Dr. John, Duane Allman. New Blues from Bryan Lee.
11/24 – Holly pays tribute to the legendary Jimi Hendrix and also Tina Turner

WUMB In Studio Interviews (dates and times subject to change)
11/7 – Billy Wylder at 2:30pm
11/9 – Jim Lauderdale TBA

WUMB Sunday Morning
11/4 – We say Happy Birthday to Gram Parsons, Bonnie Raitt and more
11/11 – A Veteran’s Day Celebration plus a Birthday tribute to Mose Allison and more
11/18 – Birthday nods to the late Duane Allman, Dr. John and Bruce Hornsby
11/25 – The Last Waltz took place on this day in 1976, also a Birthday nod to Randy Newman

American Routes
11/4 – Musical Memories with Joe Ely and Roscoe Robinson
11/11 – The Killer, The Thriller and The Chiller: Jerry Lee Lewis with Sisters Linda Gail and more
11/18 – TBA
11/25 – TBA

Commonwealth Journal
11/4 – Immigration and the Bay State
11/11 – Addiction, Recovery and The Opioid Crisis
11/18 – Is Boston A Resilient City?
11/25 – The State of Transgender Rights in Massachusetts

E-Town
11/4 – Live music from Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives
11/11 – Live music from Josh Ritter and Mandolin Orange
11/18 – Live music from Calexico and Eric Andersen
11/25 – Live music from Andrew Bird and Leif Vollebekk

Mountain Stage
11/3 – Live music from Livingston Taylor, Gretchen Peters, Sean Rowe and more
11/10 – Live music from Amy Helm, The Bottle Rockets and more
11/17 – Live music from Drew Holcomb and The Neighbors, Peter Mulvey and more
11/24 – Special Edition: Staff & Crew Favorites.

Right Mind Media Podcast
11/4 – TBA
11/11 – TBA
11/18 – TBA
11/25 – TBA

 

 

 

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