WUMB October Program Guide

October Programming Highlights

Artist of the Week – (9am, 12pm, 3pm, 7pm)
Week of 9/29 Joe Henry
Week of 10/6 John Prine
Week of 10/13 Paul Simon
Week of 10/20 Shelby Lynne
Week of 10/27 Susan Tedeschi

Beale Street Caravan NEW TIME! – Saturday at 4pm
10/5 TBA
10/12 TBA
10/19 TBA
10/26 TBA

Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
10/5 A John Lennon Birthday Party Celebration w/music by John plus the Abbey Road Deluxe Box Set
10/12 Beatles Film Archivist Erik Taros joins us to talk about The Beatles film legacy
10/19 We’ll celebrate Tom Petty’s birthday and play extra tracks by The Traveling Wilburys.
10/26 The history of The Beatles and how they started with Brian Epstein

Celtic Twilight – Sunday at 4pm
10/6 Riddles and Romances. Songs from the Child Ballad Collection
10/13 Murder and Dark ballads. Songs from the Child Ballad Collection
10/20 Heroes and Outlaws. Songs from the Child Ballad Collection
10/27 Superstition and the Supernatural. Songs from the Child Ballad Collection

Daily Dylan – Monday-Friday at 5:30pm
Week of 9/29 Time Out of Mind was released this week in 1997
Week of 10/6 The Bootleg Series Volume 8 was released this week in 2008
Week of 10/13 The Bootleg Series Volume 9 was released this week in 2010
Week of 10/20 New Morning was released this week in 1970
Week of 10/27 Infidels was released this week in 1983

Dixie Bee Line – Saturday at 9pm
10/5 Gal Holiday and Cindy Lauper on the new side (really!) And as far back as the 1920’s for some great western swing, C&W, and Honky Tonk… and the bizarre Shanghai Rooster Yodel
10/12 Plenty o’ Texas energy, bluegrass & old-time, including 1920’s Charlie Poole and Uncle Dave Macon, great guitar from Bruce Molsky, Merle Travis, Doc Watson, and more.
10/19 “Best of the Dixie Bee Line – Jon’s Choice” the very best hillbilly music to be found
10/26 “Best of the Dixie Bee Line – Jon’s Choice” the very best hillbilly music to be found

Folk Tales – Saturday at Noon
10/5 Arhoolie Records & a closer look at Dolly Parton.
10/12 Willie Dixon, Renaissance Man of the Blues.
10/19 The 150th Episode of Folk Tales: Scott’s favorite picks.
10/26 Listener’s Favorite Folk Tales.

Guest Mix – Saturday at 1pm
10/5 Twisted Pine
10/12 Marco Giovino
10/19 Ward Hayden & The Outliers
10/26 Amy Kucharik

Highway 61 Revisited – Saturday at 8am
10/5 Jackson Browne/John Lennon
10/12 All 1969
10/19 Laura Nyro/Elvin Bishop
10/26 All Halloween

Odyssey – Sunday at 2pm
10/6 Music from Austria and Switzerland, and a roundup of new artists from around the world
10/13 Interweaving of musical traditions in the hands of masters from just about everywhere this week
10/20 Continue traveling to Europe landing in one our favorite places to be, the Balkans
10/27 Down to the Mediterranean. Nurturing beautiful melodic traditions from France, Italy and Greece

Producer Spotlight – Monday-Friday in the 11am hour
Week of 9/29 Rick Rubin
Week of 10/6 Kenneth Pattengale
Week of 10/13 Luther Dickinson
Week of 10/20 More Dave Cobb
Week of 10/27 Sturgill Simpson

Spinning The Blues – Saturday at 6pm
10/5 Birthday celebrations for Goerge Butler, Albert Collins, Stevie Ray Vaughn and more!
10/12 Birthday celebrations for OV Wright, Nappy Brown and more
10/19 Celebrating Bob Margolin, Chuck Berry, and more!
10/26 Happy Birthday to Elvin Bishop, Boozoo Chavis, and Sonny Terry

WUMB Sunday Morning Brew – Sunday at 8am
10/6 Birthdays: David Hidalgo, Steve Ray Vaughan. Hometown Heroes: Washington D.C
10/13 Birthdays: Todd Snider, Natalie Maines, Paul Simon. Hometown Heroes: London
10/20 Birthdays: Tom Petty, Shelby Lynne. Hometown Heroes: Indiana
10/27 Birthdays: Ben Harper. Hometown Heroes: South Carolina

American Routes – Sunday at Noon
10/6 American Routes Live: With The Soul Rebels, Lost Bayou Ramblers & more
10/13 Rockabilly with Narvel Felts & Rolling the Stones with Bernard Fowler & Check Leavell
10/20 Preservation Hall Perseveres & Albert Lee
10/27 TBA

Commonwealth Journal – Sunday at 7:30am
10/6 The Women Who Rocked NASA with Guest Nathalia Holt
10/13 Seth Moulton
10/20 An Advocate For Peace with Guest Padraig O’Malley
10/27 Life After Prison in Beyond the Wall with Guest Bestor Cram

E-Town NEW TIME! – Saturday at 4pm
10/5 Live music from The Infamous Stringdusters, Molly Tuttle and more
10/12 Live music from Michael Franti, Victoria Canal and more
10/19 Live music from The Waifs, Jim Lauderdale and more
10/26 Live music from Tyler Childers, The Suitcase Junket and more

Mountain Stage – Saturday at 2pm
10/5 Live music from Chance McCoy, Big Possum Stringband, T-Mart Rounders and more
10/12 Live music from Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn, Chris Knight and more
10/19 Live music from Beth Nielsen Chapman, Carrie Newcomer, Erin Rae and more
10/26 Live music from Shawn Colvin, Lucy Kaplansky, and more

Right Mind Media Podcast – Sunday at 7am
10/6 rerun TBD
10/13 Teen Perfectionism and Anxiety
10/20 Hot Topics: October
10/27 Beth Macy: Dopesick

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