WUMB October Program Guide

February Programming Highlights

Artist of the Week
Week of 2/3 Tom Rush
Week of 2/10 Valentine’s Week Songs
Week of 2/17 Nina Simone
Week of 2/24 Johnny Cash

Breakfast With the Beatles
2/2 Remembering the Beatles’ arrival in America for the very first time
2/9 The Beatles’ first performance on the Ed Sullivan Show
2/16 The Beatles in Miami, and a birthday celebration for Yoko Ono
2/23 A birthday celebration for Cha-Chi’s favorite Beatle, George Harrison

Celtic Twilight
2/3 Susan McKeown
2/10 Celtic Love Songs for Valentine’s Day
2/17 Loreena McKennitt
2/24 Ashley MacIsaac

Daily Dylan
Week of 2/3 Dylan covers all week!
Week of 2/10 Planet Waves started a 4 week run at #1 on this week in History (Dylan’s 1st #1)
Week of 2/17 Happy Birthday to Larry Campbell. We’ll feature his connections with Dylan
Week of 2/24 Happy Birthday to Johnny Cash! We’ll feature Cash and Dylan connections

Dixie Bee Line
2/2 DeFord Bailey, the first African American to play at the Grand Ole Opry, plus Honky Tonk legends
2/9 Bluegrass theme, featuring Joe Val, the New England Bluegrass Boys, and more
2/16 Old and new: JP Harris, Leftover Salmon, Tara Nevins, Mary Chapin Carpenter and more
2/23 TBD

Folk Tales
2/2 Part Two, Folk Tales 1960s Hootnenanny Members Concert
2/9 Fisk Jubilee Singers
2/16 Sister Rosetta Tharpe
2/23 Janis Joplin

Guest Mix
2/2 Caitlin Canty
2/9 David Champagne
2/16 Duke Levine
2/23 Willie Watson

Highway 61 Revisited
2/2 Graham Nash/Al Kooper
2/9 Tom Rush/Carole King
2/16 Eric Andersen/Buffy Sainte-Marie
2/23 Johnny Winter/George Harrison

2/3 TBA
2/10 TBA
2/17 TBA
2/24 TBA

Producer Spotlight at 11am
Week of 2/3 Don Was
Week of 2/10 Quincy Jones
Week of 2/17 Allen Toussaint
Week of 2/24 Berry Gordy

Spinning The Blues
2/2 Earl King and King Curtis featured along with new releases
2/9 Lonnie Johnson, Floyd Dixon, Josh White, plus new blues, and much more
2/16 Irma Thomas, new blues records, and more
2/23 Nina Simone, Johnny Winter, Fats Domino, and more

Sunday Morning Brew
2/3 Celebrating the music of Graham Nash and more on his birthday
2/10 Roberta Flack and much more
2/17 Nina Simone and much more
2/24 George Harrison, John Doe, and Johnny Cash (all birthday celebrations)

WUMB Radio Specials:
2/16 One Year at a Time: 1975 with host Tai Irwin

American Routes
2/3 Visions of Genius: Remembering Ray Charles
2/10 Jazz & Jukes with Bill Ferris and Doreen Ketchens
2/17 Routes Rock & Cajun Stardom: Boz Scaggs & Jimmy C. Newman
2/24 TBA

Commonwealth Journal
2/3 Knights, Dragons and One Epic Tale with guest M.T. Anderson
2/10 Hugo Nominee Max Gladstone and the Rules of Magic with guest Max Gladstone
2/17 Racism, Fear and Getting Help with guest Tahirah Abdullah
2/24 Cozy Up With a Good Book and a Danish Prince with guest Molly Booth

2/3 The Band of Heathens , Stephen Kellogg and more
2/10 Gregory Alan Isakov, Rayland Baxter and more
2/17 Deer Tick , Garland Jeffreys and more
2/24 Fruition, Baskery, Sophia Watkins

Mountain Stage
2/3 Patti Smith & Family, Mollie O’Brien & Rich Moore, a Tribute to Little Jimmy Dickens
2/9 Bettye LaVette, Joan Osborne, Chris Smither and more
2/16 Seamus Egan Project, Mulligan Brothers & more
2/22 Tal National, Ranky Tanky, Amy Rigby, and Shannon McNally

Right Mind Media Podcast
2/3 “What is MAT (Medically Assisted Treatment)”
2/10 Marijuana Laws in Massachusetts” w/ Shaleen Title, Commissioner of the CCC
2/17 “Rhode Island User’s Union”: featuring guest Michael Gallipeau
2/24 “Boston Bulldogs Running Club” with guest Mike Ferullo

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