WUMB January Program Guide

January Programming Highlights

Artist of the Week is now Artist of the Day. Check our Website for updates!

Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
1/2 We take a look back at the Beatles Decca Sessions from Jan. 1, 1962
1/9 We celebrate the 50th anniversary of George Harrison’s All Things Must Pass Box Set
1/16 This week in 1967 The Beatles began work on “A Day In The Life”
1/23 Beatles outtake show! Most of the show will feature alternate versions
1/30 It was this week that The Beatles performed on the roof of the Apple Corp. building in London

Celtic Twilight – Sunday at 4pm
1/3 We celebrate British singer Sandy Denny’s birthday
1/10 The music of Sliabh Luchra from the Cork and Kerry border in the southwest of Ireland
1/17 Scottish fiddle music American style w/Jeremy Kittel, Jenna Moynihan, Hanneke Cassel and more
1/24 We celebrate the birthday of Scotland’s most beloved poet and songwriter, Robert Burns
1/31 We celebrate the birthday this week of Irish singer/actress Susan McKeown

Daily Dylan – Monday-Friday around 5:30pm.
We’re currently recreating Dylan’s catalogs with covers and going as far as we can!

Dixie Bee Line – Saturday at 9pm
1/2 TBA
1/9 TBA
1/16 TBA
1/23 TBA
1/30 TBA

Folk Tales – Saturday at Noon
1/2 Koerner Ray & Glover
1/9 The Byrds
1/16 Donovan
1/23 Lightnin’ Hopkins
1/30 Nitty Gritty Dirt Band

Guest Mix – Saturday at 1pm
1/2 All new episode Eliza Gilkyson
1/9 All new episode Elliott Brood
1/16 All new episode Diana DeMuth
1/23 All new episode Joachim Cooder
1/30 All new episode Anjimile

Highway 61 Revisited – Saturday at 8am
1/2 Sandy Denny/Stephen Stills
1/9 Joan Baez/David Bowie
1/16 Mick Taylor/Janis Joplin
1/23 Richie Havens/Warren Zevon
1/30 Graham Nash

Odyssey – Sunday at 2pm
1/3 More party! And a lot of really good music from everywhere!!
1/10 We will visit Hawaii and some of the Pacific Islands
1/17 We’ll visit islands in Melanesia and Polynesia
1/24 We return to Northern Europe with a visit to Lithuania, Poland and the neighborhood
1/31 Some traditional music from Germany, with a side trip to Switzerland

Producer Spotlight – Monday-Friday in the 11am hour.
Throughout January we’ll spotlight important Producers of the 1970s
Week of 1/3 Arif Mardin
Week of 1/10 Jon Landau
Week of 1/17 John Wood
Week of 1/24 Glyn Johns

SAMW Café
1/3 Happy Birthday to Stephen Stills as well as music from Brooks Williams
1/10 The SAMW Café says Happy Birthday to Shawn Colvin
1/17 Steve Earle celebrates a Birthday. We’ll also feature music from our SAMW instructors
1/24 SAMW instructors are featured as well as a tribute to the late Warren Zevon
1/31 Host Perry Persoff will pay tribute to Folklorist Alan Lomax and more!

Spinning The Blues – Saturday at 6pm
1/2 Holly will feature some of the best Blues releases of 2020
1/9 Holly features the new Kenny Wayne Shepherd live album as well as a tribute to Ruth Brown
1/16 TBA
1/23 TBA
1/30 TBA

American Routes – Sunday at Noon
1/3 American Routes Live: Louisiana New Year’s Party with Cajun & Nydeco and New Orleans Piano
1/10 Love is Strange: with Judy Collins and Rodney Crowell
1/17 TBA
1/24 TBA
1/31 TBA

E-Town – Saturday at 4pm
1/2 Live music from Rising Appalachia and more
1/9 TBA
1/16 TBA
1/23 TBA
1/30 TBA

Mountain Stage – Saturday at 2pm
1/2 live music from Robert Randolph & the Family Band, Hayes Carll, Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams
1/9 live music from Chely Wright, Andrew Combs, Michaela Anne and more
1/16 live music from San Fermin, Birds of Chicago, Fruit Bats and more
1/23 live music from Tyler Childers, Johnny Staats and more
1/30 live music from Glen Phillips, Nellie McKay, Chris Barron and More

Right Mind Media Podcast – Sunday at 7am
1/3 “Personal Recovery Story #8”:
1/10 “January Hot Topics”
1/17 “Dopesick”
1/24 “Relapse During a Crisis”
1/31 TBA

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