WUMB August Program Guide

2018 Archives

WUMB Music Camps Spotlight: Trina Hamlin!

Do you know about Trina Hamlin? If not, you have been missing out on some great music! Trina is one of the more recent additions to the WUMB Music Camps family of instructors, and boy, does she bring a lot to the table. A celebrated singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, and a sought-after side player and accompanist, Trina brings all of those skills plus her training in professional music and her excellent teaching skills to our Summer Acoustic Music Week 2, August 19-25 at Geneva Point on Lake Winnipesaukee. Read More…

May Programming Highlights

Acoustic Sunrise
5/6 – Birthday celebrations for Judy Collins and also the legacy of Pete Seeger
5/13 – Happy Mother’s Day! We’ll feature Moms who make music!
5/20 – We get an early jump on Bob Dylan’s birthday featuring his music and lots of covers
5/27 – Celebrating the 25th anniversary of Uncle Tupelo’s Anodyne and much more Read More…

May Member Benefits

The Members Corner

Weekly Online Giveaways

One of the great benefits of being a Member of WUMB is the chance to enter our Weekly Online Giveaways. Every week, we offer our Members a chance to win CDs, tickets, and other great prizes online. Read More…

A Busy May and Beyond!

Is it Spring yet????  I hope May is finding you well, as Spring is “sort of” here in New England and beyond.  Per usual, as most businesses find ways to slow down for Summer, we’re just starting to launch what will be a fairly busy Spring/Summer for WUMB.  Read More…

New Season, New Guest Mixes!

As we head into April, we’re looking forward to bringing you new episodes of Guest Mix on WUMB! First up will be Brooks Williams on Saturday, April 7th at 1 PM. Brooks is a stellar blues and roots guitar player and songwriter originally from Statesboro, GA. He spent years in the New England music scene and has been living in the UK for the past decade or so. Brooks will pick the songs and play DJ for the hour, and I would expect a lot of deep R&B, roots and blues picks. Read More…

Breakfast With The Beatles in April

Thanks to everyone who made a donation to WUMB on behalf of our Breakfast With The Beatles show. This was the very first time we participated in the WUMB’s Spring Fundraiser and we are grateful for such a huge response from you! We thank you! Read More…

Heather Maloney Opens Up a Big Ol’ Can of John Hiatt On Us

Last month in these electronic pages, I wrote about how Holidays are like a cultural rationale for us to reconnect with our families.  A new song from Heather Maloney called “Let Me Stay” sounds to me like much of the adult holiday experience.  Listening to it the other day, it felt like Heather opened up a big ol’ can of…John Hiatt on me. Read More…

Deep Catalog Hillbilly

Greetings!!  There will be some good times on Saturday nights throughout April, to be sure.  Some obscure old (and some new) hillbilly and honky tonk and western swing, bluegrass, old-timey, etc., music.  Read More…

Feuds & Folk-Rock, Minnesota Blues & Mellow-Yellow Ballads

April 7, Folk Tales tackles the great family feud of folkdom, the traditionalists versus the songwriters: how it started — and what it was really about. The 14th, three of blues’ most iconic – and iconoclastic – stars: Minnesota’s Koerner, Ray & Glover. Read More…

SAMW 2018 Is Coming Up Fast!!

Spring is here, and summer is right around the corner, which means that this year’s Summer Acoustic Music Weeks are on their way and are selling out fast! In Week 1 we have only TWO spaces left in 2-person per room housing, and there are only FIVE spaces left in 2-person housing for week 2! Read More…