WUMB August Program Guide

July Programming Highlights

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Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
7/4 We celebrate Ringo Starr’s 80th Birthday!
7/11 We’ll track Side 2 of Meet The Beatles on Capitol Records mono
7/18 We’re tracking Side 1 of Beatles VI on Capitol Records mono!
7/25 We’ll start the show by tracking Side 2 of Beatles VI on Capitol Records mono!

Celtic Twilight – Sunday at 4pm
7/5 We celebrate the 32nd anniversary of the release of Mary Black’s album, By The Time It Gets Dark
7/12 We celebrate today the birthday of Chieftain fiddler, Sean Keane, known for his unique style
7/19 We honor fiddler Brian Conway, of NYC, winner of multiple All Ireland championships
7/26 We celebrate the Masters of the Celtic Harp, artists such as: Grainne Hambley and William Jackson

Daily Dylan – Monday-Friday around 5:30pm
Week of 6/28 selections from Dylan’s new album Rough and Rowdy Ways
Week of 7/5 Dylan covers throughout the week
Week of 7/12 Dylan and Woody Guthrie connections
Week of 7/19 No Direction Home was released in theatres this week in 2005
Week of 7/26 We close out July with more interesting Dylan covers

Dixie Bee Line – Saturday at 9pm
7/4 Hula Rock plus Hoagy Carmichael into 30’s vintage Western Swing, Bob Wills and more
7/11 Louis Jordan into Country Blues plus lots of old-school bluegrass and old time
7/18 TBA
7/25 TBA

Folk Tales – Saturday at Noon
7/4 Leonard Cohen
7/11 Holly Near
7/18 Pete Seeger
7/25 Rockabilly

Guest Mix – Saturday at 1pm
7/4 Jackie Green
7/11 Grant Lee Phillips
7/18 Ana Egge
7/25 Duke Levine

Highway 61 Revisited – Saturday at 8am
7/4 Robbie Robertson/Ringo and some H61 Independence Day favorites
7/11 Arlo Guthrie/Christine McVie
7/18 Dion DiMucci/Bernie Leadon
7/25 Mick Jagger/Mike Bloomfield

Odyssey – Sunday at 2pm
7/5 Music from northern South America, landing in Colombia, new recordings from around the world.
7/12 North to Central America, Belize and Nicaragua.
7/19 Mexico is alive with new music – we’ll explore, and dip into some history, too.
7/26 A rare visit to Cajun country, with some zydeco thrown into the mix. More new music from all over the place, too.

Producer Spotlight – Monday-Friday in the 11am hour
Week of 6/28 Gurf Morlix
Week of 7/5 John Simon
Week of 7/12 Dave Cobb
Week of 7/19 John Leventhal
Week of 7/26 Sam Kassirer

Spinning The Blues – Saturday at 6pm
7/4 Holly celebrates Birthdays for James Cotton, Willie Dixon, Annie Raines and Champion Jack Dupree
7/11 Louis Jordan, Pinetop Perkins and more will be featured this week
7/18 Birthday tribute to the legendary Lonnie Mack as well as new Blues from Bridget Kelly Band
7/25 Birthday tributes to theMike Bloomfield, Junior Kimbrough and Buddy Guy

WUMB Sunday Morning Brew – Sunday at 8am
7/5 celebrating Birthdays for Greg Brown along with Hometown Heroes Philadelphia
7/12 TBA
7/19 TBA
7/26 TBA

American Routes – Sunday at Noon
7/5 Musical Stars and Cultural Stripes
7/12 Remake the World: Jimmy Cliff and Arturo O’Farrill
7/19 TBA
7/26 TBA

E-Town – Saturday at 4pm
7/4 Live music from DeVotchKa and Kyle Emerson
7/11 Live music from Citizen Cope and Anna Tivel
7/18 eTown at Red Rocks: Part One
7/25 eTown at Red Rocks: Part Two

Mountain Stage – Saturday at 2pm
7/4 Live music from Steve Earle & The Dukes, Damien Jurado and more
7/11 Live music from John Pizzarelli Trio, Catherine Russell and more
7/18 Live music from Charlie Hunter & Lucy Woodward, John Paul White, Molly Tuttle and more
7/25 Live music from Chance McCoy, Big Possum Stringband, T-Mart Rounders and more

Right Mind Media Podcast – Sunday at 7am
7/5 “Rationalization and Denial: What it Means and How to Avoid It”
7/12 “Maybe You Should Talk to Someone”
7/19 “Relapse and Recovery”
7/26 “Hot Topics July”

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