WUMB September Program Guide

August Programming Highlights

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Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
8/1 BWTB Summertime of Album Sides, feat Side 2 of The Beatles Second Album
8/8 BWTB Summertime of Album Sides, feat Side 1 of Beatles 65
8/15 BWTB Summertime of Album Sides, feat Side 3 of The White Album
8/22 BWTB Summertime of Album Sides, feat Side 2 Wings Over America
8/29 BWTB Summertime of Album Sides, feat Side 3 of All Things Must Pass

Celtic Twilight – Sunday at 4pm
8/2 We remember Tommy Makem who brought a renewed love of Irish songs to an American audience
8/9 We celebrate the birthday this week of Maddy Prior, lead singer of Steeleye Span
8/16 We honor Donal Lunny founding member of the Bothy Band, Planxty, Moving Hearts and Coolfin
8/23 We remember the birthday of Scottish fiddler John Cunningham, founder of Silly Wizard
8/30 We celebrate the birthday of Irish singer, Sean Keane

Daily Dylan – Monday-Friday around 5:30pm
Week of 7/26 We close out July with more interesting Dylan covers
Week of 8/2 Another Side of Bob Dylan was released this week in 1964
Week of 8/9 Shot of Love was released this week in 1981
Week of 8/16 Slow Train Coming was released this week in 1979
Week of 8/23 Modern Times was released this week in 2006
Week of 8/30 Highway 61 Revisited was released this week in 1965

Dixie Bee Line – Saturday at 9pm
8/1 Lots of great women, Patsy Cline, Myrna Lorrie, June Carter and more
8/8 More great women, Kitty Wells, Leona Williams, Anita Carter, Emmylou Harris and more
8/15 Tex Williams, Adolph Hofner, the Light Crust Doughboys. Doc Watson, Tara Nevins and more
8/22 Ray Wylie Hubbard, Caleb Klauder, Hawkshaw Hawkins, Jimmy C. Newman and more
8/29 local Tim Fitzpatrick, Jimmie Rodgers, Uncle Dave Macon, Dan Gellert and more

Folk Tales – Saturday at Noon
8/1 Emmylou Harris, The Freedom Singers, and Klezmer Music
8/8 Clarence Williams
8/15 Arhoolie Records
8/22 Blowin’ In The Wind
8/29 Blind Willie Johnson

Guest Mix – Saturday at 1pm
8/1 John Craigie
8/8 Jenee Halstead
8/15 Charlie Crockett
8/22 Courtney Marie Andrews
8/29 TBA

Highway 61 Revisited – Saturday at 8am
8/1 All 1971 part 1
8/8 John Renbourn/Ian Anderson
8/15 David Crosby/Ginger Baker
8/22 Robert Plant/Linda Thompson
8/29 Van Morrison/John Phillips

Odyssey – Sunday at 2pm
8/2 Our travels take us to the southernmost islands of the Caribbean
8/9 We move north from Trinidad to visit among the small islands of the Lesser Antilles
8/16 More from Puerto Rico and the Salsa scene around the world
8/23 This week a visit first to the Dominican Republic and then on to Haiti
8/30 We finish the month with a visit to Jamaica

One Year at a Time with Tai Irwin Saturday at 4pm
8/15 The year is 1993

Producer Spotlight – Monday-Friday in the 11am hour
Week of 8/2 Dan Cardinal
Week of 8/9 Daniel Lanois
Week of 8/16 Don Was
Week of 8/23 Pete Asher
Week of 8/30 Allen Toussaint

Spinning The Blues – Saturday at 6pm
8/1 Celebrating Birthdays for Robert Cray and more. New Blues from JW Jones
8/8 New Blues from JD Taylor. Blues Birthday for Joe Tex, Jimmy Witherspoon and more
8/15 Birthday nods to Luther Alison and New Blues from Dave Fields
8/22 Holly celebrates the Birthday of John Lee Hooker and more
8/29 Dinah Washington, Memphis Slim and more are featured

WUMB Sunday Morning Brew – Sunday at 8am
8/2 Birthdays: Buddy Guy, Carrie Rodriquez, Louis Armstrong, and more.
8/9 Birthdays: Rodney Crowell, Darrel Scott, Geoff Muldaur, and more.
8/16 Birthdays: Steve Martin, Emily Robison, Eric Bibb, and more.
8/23 John Hiatt birthday festival. Other birthdays: Jeff Tweedy, John Lee Hooker and more…
8/30 Birthdays: Kitty Wells, Chris Whitley (Aug 31), Dom Flemons and more…

American Routes – Sunday at Noon
8/2 While I’m Living: Tanya Tucker & Warren Storm
8/9 American Routes Live: Creole Songlines Leyla McCalla and Saxophonist Donald Harrison
8/16 TBA
8/23 TBA
8/30 TBA

E-Town – Saturday at 4pm
8/1 Live music from Justin Townes Earle and Emily Gimble
8/8 eTown On The Road: JJ Grey, Cicada Rhythm, Melaney Smith
8/15 Live music from Billy Strings and Jon Stickley Trio
8/22 Live music from (PT. 1) Anders Osborne and Chatham County Line
8/29 Live music from (PT. 2) Anders Osborne and Chatham County Line

Mountain Stage – Saturday at 2pm
8/1 Live music from Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn, Chris Knight, Sue Foley and more
8/8 Live music from Beth Nielsen Chapman, Carrie Newcomer, Erin Rae and more
8/15 Live music from Shawn Colvin, Lucy Kaplansky, and more
8/22 Special Edition: The Class of ’89
8/29 Live music from Nick Lowe & Los Straitjackets, Patty Griffin and more

Right Mind Media Podcast – Sunday at 7am
8/2 Hey, Kiddo: Graphic novelist Jarrett Krosoczka joins us to talk about his new graphic memoir
8/9 Unapologetic Guide to Black Mental Health: Dr. Rheeda Walker addresses racial tension
8/16 Personal Recovery Story #10: Join us for the tenth installment of our series Recovery Stories
8/23 Recovery High School During Covid-19: challenges facing recovery high schools in the time of Covid
8/30 Hot Topics August: Jon and Abby go behind the headlines to explore the hot topics of the month

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