WUMB August Program Guide

June Programming Highlights

Artist of the Week – (9am, 12pm, 3pm, 7pm)
Week of 6/2 The Avett Brothers
Week of 6/9 Lucinda Williams
Week of 6/16 Nick Drake
Week of 6/23 Rhiannon Giddens
Week of 6/30 Neil Young

Beale Street Caravan – NEW TIME! – Saturday at 5pm
6/1 TBA
6/8 TBA
6/15 TBA
6/22 TBA
6/29 TBA

Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
6/1 Celebrating the release of Sgt. Pepper on this day in 1967!
6/8 We’ll track Side One of Beatles VI on original vinyl, released on June 14th 1965!
6/15 It’s a two-hour Paul McCartney Birthday Party
6/22 “Global Beatles Day” is celebrated around the world on June 25th!
6/29 TBA

Celtic Twilight – Sunday at 4pm
6/2 June is the month for roses. We’ll explore some of the Celtic ballads that mention this regal blossom
6/9 We celebrate this week the birthday of London born Irish singer, Andy Irvine
6/16 We honor the birthday this week of Julia Clifford, one of the legendary Irish fiddlers
6/23 We honor Cape Breton fiddler, Natalie MacMaster
6/30 Masters of the accordion: We spotlight Jackie Daly, John Whelan, Alan Kelly and more

Daily Dylan – Monday-Friday at 5:30pm
Week of 6/2 Selections from the often odd Self Portrait, released this week in 1970
Week of 6/9 A week of Dylan covers
Week of 6/16 Selections from Empire Burlesque which was released this week in 1985
Week of 6/23 The Byrds were #1 this week in 1965. We’ll hear The Byrds covering Dylan all week
Week of 6/30 This week in 1987 was the 1st concert between Dylan & The Grateful Dead

Dixie Bee Line – Saturday at 9pm
6/1 Special Hank Willams Sr. Tribute, featuring Greg Klyma live doing Hank at 9pm sharp
6/8 Bottle of Fire, Tattooed Ladies, Answer Songs, and Georgia Convicts.. Hillbilly galore!
6/15 Is it Jazz? Swing? Western Swing? Country & Western? We’re going to blur the lines
6/22 A special “Best of”
6/29 TBA

Folk Tales – Saturday at Noon
6/1 Taj Mahal
6/8 The Mystery of “The Water Is Wide”
6/15 The Sons Of the Pioneers
6/22 Joan Baez
6/29 The Banjo

Guest Mix – Saturday at 1pm
6/1 Carla Ryder
6/8 Zak Trojano
6/15 Ana Egge
6/22 Dennis Brennan
6/29 Jordie Lane

Highway 61 Revisited – Saturday at 8am
6/1 Ron Wood/Michael Clarke
6/8 Boz Skaggs/Clarence White
6/15 Nick Drake/Ian Matthews
6/22 Ray Davies/Jeff Beck
6/29 Dave Van Ronk/Delaney Bramlett

Odyssey – Sunday at 2pm
6/2 We spend some time in Spain and then jump off into new recordings from all over the world
6/9 We land in Greece, and move toward Turkey to end the show this week
6/16 New and old sounds of Italy
6/23 Southeastern Europe starting in Croatia and moving North to Hungary and the Romania
6/30 More music from the Balkans this week, focusing especially on dance traditions

Producer Spotlight – Monday-Friday in the 11am hour
Week of 6/2 Dave Cobb
Week of 6/9 Charlie Peacock
Week of 6/16 Ryan Hewitt
Week of 6/23 Glyn Johns
Week of 6/30 Ethan Johns

Spinning The Blues – Saturday at 6pm
6/1 Birthday Blues for Memphis Minnie, Derek Trucks and more
6/8 Tributes to Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Howlin’ Wolf and more
6/15 A special Father’s Day Blues tribute
6/22 A Birthday tribute to the legendary Big Bill Broonzy
6/29 Birthday celebrations for Mississippi John Hurt, Annie Raines, James Cotton and more

WUMB Sunday Morning Brew – Sunday at 8am
6/2 Celebrating birthdays of Brandi Carlile and Ron Wood. Hometown Heroes: Austin
6/9 Celebrating birthdays of Boz Scaggs, Sara Watkins, and Slaid Cleaves. Hometown Heroes: Nashville
6/16 Celebrating birthdays of Nick Drake and Paul McCartney. Hometown Heroes: Toronto
6/23 Celebrating birthdays of June Carter Cash, Kris Kristofferson. Hometown Heroes: Minneapolis
6/30 Celebrating birthdays of James Cotton, Colin Hay. Hometown Heroes: Memphis

American Routes – Sunday at Noon
6/2 Guilty Pleasures Volume 2: Then & Now
6/9 I Am (Not) a Diva
6/16 TBA
6/23 TBA
6/30 TBA

Commonwealth Journal – Sunday at 7:30am
6/2 After Trauma, Can Mindfulness Help? With special guest Stephanie Hartwell
6/9 Eyes in the Sky, Drones in the Military with guest Sonia Kennebeck
6/16 From City Hall to the Senate Floor: Women of Color are Ready to Run
6/23 Monumental with guest James Young
6/30 The Best and Worst of Pop Culture with guest Rachel Rubin

E-Town – NEW TIME! Saturday at 4pm
6/1 Live music from The Mountain Goats, Joe Sampson, Andrea Rudnik
6/8 eTown On The Road: JJ Grey and Cicada Rhythm
6/15 Live music from Noam Pikelny, The Lee Boys, Jonathan Rose
6/22 Live music from DeVotchKa, Kyle Emmerson, Sr. Edna Lonergan
6/29 Live music from Bob Schneider, Joan Shelley

Mountain Stage – Saturday at 2pm
6/1 Live music from Tank and the Bangas, Justin Townes Earle, Adia Victoria and more
6/8 Live music from M. Ward, The Sea The Sea and more
6/15 Live music from Chuck Prophet, Kim Richey and more
6/22 Live music from NRBQ, Kat Edmonson, Lindsay Lou
6/29 Live music from Lee Ann Womack, Caitlyn Smith, The Travelin’ McCourys and more

Right Mind Media Podcast – Sunday at 7am
6/2 Hot Topics: Jon and Abby go behind the headlines to explore the hot topics of the month
6/9 The Deadly Gap Between Physical and Mental Health
6/16 Medicated Assisted Treatment
6/23 The Complete Family Guide to Addiction
6/30 TBD

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