WUMB August Program Guide

August Programming Highlights

Artist of the Week (9am, 12pm, 3pm, 7pm)
Week of 7/28 Norah Jones
Week of 8/4 Rosanne Cash
Week of 8/14 Mark Knopfler
Week of 8/21 Conor Oberst
Week of 8/28 Sarah Jarosz

Beale Street Caravan NEW TIME! – Saturday at 5pm
8/3 TBA
8/10 TBA
8/17 TBA
8/24 TBA
8/31 TBA

Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
8/3 Summer Time of Album Sides: We’ll open our show by tracking Side One of Rubber Soul
8/10 Summer Time of Album Sides: We’ll open our show by tracking by tracking Side One of Beatles 65
8/17 Summer Time of Album Sides: We’ll open our show by tracking Side One of Sgt. Pepper!
8/24 Summer Time of Album Sides: We’ll open our show by tracking Side One of Meet The Beatles
8/31 Summer Time of Album Sides: We’ll open our show by tracking by tracking Side One of Let It Be

Celtic Twilight – Sunday at 4pm
8/4 Tommy Makem
8/11 Maddie Prior
8/18 Calan
8/25 Sean Keane

Daily Dylan – Monday-Friday at 5:30pm
Week of 7/28 Dylan live at Newport
Week of 8/4 Knocked Out Loaded was released this week in 1986
Week of 8/11 Shot of Love was released this week in 1981
Week of 8/18 Slow Train Coming was released this week in 1979
Week of 8/25 Modern Times was released this week in 2006

Dixie Bee Line – Saturday at 9pm
8/3 Dock Boggs, Del McCoury, Emmylou Harris, Marty Stuart, Bob Wills and much more
8/10 Big stars: Marty Robbins, Buck Owens, Webb Pierce, Flatt & Scruggs and lots more
8/17 The full Hillbilly spectrum from the 30’s to the 80’s!
8/24 TBD
8/31 TBD

Folk Tales – Saturday at Noon
8/3 Irish fiddle legend Michael Coleman
8/10 The roots of Rockabilly
8/17 Guitar pioneer Lonnie Johnson
8/24 Songwriting icon Gordon Lightfoot
8/31 The origins of Zydeco music

Guest Mix – Saturday at 1pm
8/3 Tim Gearan
8/10 Special Guest DJ Bruce Newman
8/17 Birds of Chicago
8/24 Chuck McDermott
8/31 Lawrence Scudder

Highway 61 Revisited – Saturday at 8am
8/3 Jerry Garcia and Ramblin’ Jack Elliott
8/10 David Crosby and Ian Anderson
8/17 Robert Plant and Woodstock’s 50th Anniversary
8/24 Linda Thompson
8/31 Van Morrison

Odyssey – Sunday at 2pm
8/4 Indonesia, Papua New Guinea, and Australia
8/11 Pacific Islands and Hawaii
8/18 New Music from Around the World
8/25 Southern India

Producer Spotlight – Monday-Friday in the 11am hour
Week of 7/28 Paul Q. Kolderie
Week of 8/4 Tony Brown
Week of 8/14 Jimmy Miller
Week of 8/21 Mitchell Froom
Week of 8/28 Ryan Hadlock

Spinning The Blues – Saturday at 6pm
8/3 Louis Armstrong, Magic Slim and more
8/10 Coco Montoya, Roy Gaines, Eddie Kirkland and more
8/17 Mindi Abar & the Boneshakers, Jeff Dale, Albert Washington and more
8/24 Dinah Washington, Big Boy Crudup and more
8/31 Arthur Adams, Memphis Slim, Freddie King and more

WUMB Sunday Morning Brew – Sunday at 8am
8/4 Rodney Crowell, Hometown Heroes: Atlanta
8/11 Mark Knopfler, Hometown Heroes: Kentucky
8/18 John Hiatt, Hometown Heroes: Seattle
8/25 Jeff Tweedy, Hometown Heroes: Vermont

American Routes – Sunday at Noon
8/4 Family Groove: Remembering Art Neville
8/11 Shades of the Blues
8/18 American Routes at the Movies
8/25 Los Angeles: Soundtrack for the Angels

Commonwealth Journal – Sunday at 7:30am
8/4 Undocumented and Undaunted with guest Angy Rivera
8/11 Power Up with guest David Cash
8/18 A Look Inside Chinese Orphanages with guest Leslie Wang
8/25 Our Urban Future with guest Ken Reardon

E-Town – NEW TIME! Saturday at 4pm
8/3 Live music from Citizen Cope and Anna Tivel
8/10 Live music from Marlon Williams and Esmé Patterson
8/17 Live music from Anders Osborne and Chatham County Line Part One
8/24 Live music from Anders Osborne and Chatham County Line Part Two
8/31 Live music from The Travelin’ McCourys and Liz Vice

Mountain Stage – Saturday at 2pm
8/3 Live music from Natalie Prass, Red Wanting Blue, Jill Sobule and more
8/10 Live music from Leo Kottke, Mali’s BKO, Josh Rouse and more
8/17 Live music from Amanda Shires, Israel Nash, The War and Treaty and more
8/24 Live music from Livingston Taylor, Gretchen Peters and more
8/31 Live music from Bottle Rockets, Amy Helm and more

Right Mind Media Podcast – Sunday at 7am
8/4 What is OCD?
8/11 Advice for Future Corpses
8/18 Is the DEA Responsible for the Opioid Epidemic?
8/25 Student Mental Health

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