WUMB March Program Guide

January Programming Highlights

Artist of the Week (played in the 3pm hour Monday-Friday)
Week of 12/30 Stephen Stills
Week of 1/7 Joan Baez
Week of 1/14 Allen Toussaint
Week of 1/21 Warren Zevon
Week of 1/28 Marcus Mumford

Breakfast With the Beatles
1/5 George Harrison’s All Things Must Pass reached # 1 on the Billboard Album Charts this week in 1971
1/12 Fifty years after it was released in theaters Yellow Submarine still thrills audiences of all ages
1/19 This week in 1964 Beatlemania arrived in the states with the release of Meet The Beatles
1/26 Side 2 of Abbey Road as 2019 marks fifty years since the release of this legendary album

Celtic Twilight
1/6 TBD
1/13 TBD
1/20 TBD
1/27 TBD

Daily Dylan
Week of 12/30 Jeff Lynne celebrates a Birthday. We’ll hear Dylan’s time in The Traveling Wilburys
Week of 1/6 We’ll hear collaborations with Joan Baez in honor of her Birthday this week
Week of 1/13 Dylan’s 3rd album The Times They Are a-Changin’ was released this week in 1964
Week of 1/20 Dylan played in Boston this week in 1998…we’ll feature songs from his set list
Week of 1/27 Dylan’s recording of “We Are The World” took place this week in 1985. Weird collaborations all week!

Dixie Bee Line
1/5 Lots of women like Myrna Lorrie, k.d. lang, Patsy Cline, Charline Arthur, Rayna Gellert, Texas Ruby
1/12 Lynn Morris, Nashville Bluegrass Band, David Peterson, plus plenty of 30s and 40s western swing
1/19 Some rare Hank Williams, Sr., Uncle Dave Macon, Ray Price, Hank Snow, Jimmie Rodgers, Norman Blake, Lefty Frizzell, Del Reeves and western swing, too!
1/26 Some old time, bluegrass, and swing… Even the very best song from Elvis himself!  Flatt & Scruggs, Hank Williams, Sr., Doc Watson, Marty Robbins, Hank Penny and lots more.

Folk Tales
1/5 Ian & Sylvia
1/12 Tony Rice
1/19 Greenwich Village & the Folk Revival
1/26 Folk Tales 1960s Hootenanny Member Concert, recorded live January 13, 2019

Guest Mix
1/5 Brendan Hogan’s Top 10 Albums of 2018
1/12 Albert O’s Top 10 Albums of 2018
1/19 Week 1 of our special Listener-hosted Guest Mix
1/26 Week 2 of our special Listener-hosted Guest Mix

Highway 61 Revisited
1/5 Albert celebrates John Mayall’s and Chris Hillman’s birthdays this week
1/12 Tom Waits and Dan Hicks are featured
1/19 Albert remembers Paul Butterfield, born 76 years ago this week
1/26 Albert’s annual all-Christmas broadcast

Odyssey
1/6 A sweep around the world with a listen to some old favorites and a look ahead to ’19.
1/13 We’ll start a visit in southern Europe today, with a special emphasis on new music
1/20 More from Spain and France, looking back at some older traditions
1/27 We move up to Paris for a visit and a look back at some vintage musette recordings

Producer Spotlight at 11am
Week of 12/30 Mark Howard
Week of 1/6 Chips Moman
Week of 1/13 Jack Clement
Week of 1/20 Tony Brown
Week of 1/27 Mike McCarthy

Spinning The Blues
1/5 TBD
1/12 TBD
1/19 TBD
1/26 TBD

WUMB Radio Specials:
1/19 One Year at a Time 1974 with host Tai Irwin

WUMB Sunday Morning
1/6 Tons of Birthdays to celebrate including Sandy Denny, Shawn Colvin, Cyril Neville and more
1/13 Johnny Cash plays Folsom Prison this week in 1968 plus much more
1/20 Brand new Host Rob Hoschild takes over!
1/27 TBA

American Routes
1/6 Elvis Lives!
1/13 Record Mavens: Dan Auerbach & Joel Savoy Take On the Music Industry
1/20 In the Spirit of Martin Luther King, Jr. With Cyril Neville
1/27 TBD

Commonwealth Journal
1/6 From Solitary To the Stage
1/13 A First Lady’s Second Love with Guest Susan Quinn
1/20 What’s Next for the Labor Movement with Guests Steve Striffler and Steven Tolman
1/27 Climate Change: How We Know What We Know with Guest Robyn Hannigan

E-Town
1/6 Live music from Delbert McClinton, Robert Finlay and more
1/13 eTown on the Road: Lafayette, LA with Rhiannon Giddens & More
1/20 eTown on the Road: Lafayette, LA with Sonny Landreth & More
1/27 Live music from Laura Veirs, Aaron Lee Tasjan and more

Mountain Stage
1/5 Live music from Robyn Hitchcock, Joan Shelley, Susan Werner and more
1/12 Live music from The Mountain Goats, Joe Henry, Nellie McKay and more
1/19 Live music from John Oates & the Good Road Band, Tyminski, Lilly Hiatt, Danny Barnes and more
1/26 Live music from Dailey & Vincent, Molly Tuttle, Western Centuries, The Sweetback Sisters

Right Mind Media Podcast
1/6 Recovery Stories #5: Musician Peter C. Johnson joins us to share his recovery journey
1/13 Relapse
1/20 Annie Grace: The Alcohol Experiment
1/27 Marijuana Laws in Massachusetts

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