WUMB April Program Guide

April Programming Highlights

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

Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
4/3 TBA
4/10 TBA
4/17 TBA
4/24 TBA

Celtic Twilight – Sunday at 4pm
4/4 Songs of the Easter Rising of 1916 and also the birthday of “The King of the Pipers,” Leo Rowsome
4/11 Remembering late Liam O’Flynn of Planxty and Moving Hearts fame as well as solo albums
4/18 Irish Duets with Sean Potts & Paddy Moloney, Bryan O’Leary & Colm Guilfoyle and much more
4/25 Celebrating the birthday of legendary Scottish ballad singer, Jean Redpath

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
4/3 Chet Atkins and Doc Watson together! Western swing from Bob Wills, Spade Cooley, Benny Thomasson, Hot Club of Cowtown…also Finest Kind, the Carter Family, and beautiful Bluegrass gospel
4/10 1930’s and 40’s Western Swing with Milton Brown, Bob Wills, Speedy West & Jimmy Bryant…Hank Thompson, Allison Moorer covering Webb Pierce…Bluegrass with Jimmy Martin, Jim & Jesse, Lynn Morris, James Monroe
4/17 June Carter (pre-Johnny!), Goldie Fields, Yvette Landry, Norma McCall, Ruthie Ungar, The Davis Sisters, Marjorie Senet, and some men, too! Caleb Klauder, Rick Lee, Bruce Molsky, Benny Martin
4/24 Wanda Jackson, Marty Robbins, Buck Owens, The Gibson Brothers, Del McCoury, Bill Monroe, Mike Compton, Merle Haggard, David Allan Coe, Jerry Reed, Johnny Paycheck and more

Folk Tales – Saturday at Noon
4/3 Women’s Music Movement
4/10 Rosalie Sorrels
4/17 Tom Rush
4/24 Klezmer Music

Guest Mix – Saturday at 1pm
4/3 all new episode with Jesse Colin Young
4/10 all new episode with Israel Nash
4/17 all new episode with Elizabeth and the Catapult
4/24 all new episode with Gurf Morlix

Highway 61 Revisited – Saturday at 8am
4/3 Leon Russell/Richard Thompson
4/10 Lowell George/Jack Casady
4/17 Producers Paul Rothchild & Eddie Kramer
4/24 All 1972, part 2

Odyssey – Sunday at 2pm
4/4 The big island of Madagascar this week, with joyful sounds unique in the world
4/11 South African mbube vocal traditions, along with some new artists from the south
4/18 Heading north into Zimbabwe and environs, with some new music from Namibia
4/25 We listen to the amazing dance rhythms of the Congo, and sample some new music from all over the world

Producer Spotlight – 11am hour
Each day a different Producer is featured.

SAMW Café – Sunday at 8am
4/4 All month artists who are teaching at the WUMB Blues Music Camp. This week Phil Wiggins
4/11 All month artists who are teaching at the WUMB Blues Music Camp. This week Scott Ainslie
4/18 All month artists who are teaching at the WUMB Blues Music Camp. This week Miss Tess
4/25 All month artists who are teaching at the WUMB Blues Music Camp. This week Hubby Jenkins

Spinning The Blues – Saturday at 6pm
4/3 TBA
4/10 TBA
4/17 TBA
4/24 TBA

American Routes – Sunday at Noon
4/4 Spring Awakening: featuring songs about Spring
4/11 Eclectic Excellence: Pittsburgh guitarist George Benson & New Orleans clarinetist Aurora Nealand
4/18 TBA
4/25 TBA

E-Town – Saturday at 4pm
4/3 TBA
4/10 TBA
4/17 TBA
4/24 TBA

Mountain Stage – Saturday at 2pm
4/3 From 2007: Regina Spektor, Asleep at the Wheel, Matt White, the subdudes, They Might Be Giants
4/10 From 2012: Marty Stuart, The Pines, The McCrary Sisters, John Fullbright and more
4/17 From 2008: Rosanne Cash, Rodney Crowell, Bruce Cockburn, Billy Bragg, Ferron
4/24 From 2015: Rhiannon Giddens, The SteelDrivers, Jesse Milnes & Emily Miller, Alice Gerrard

Right Mind Media Podcast – Sunday at 7am
4/4 “Treating Opiate Use Disorders During COVID-19”
4/11 “Faith and Recovery”
4/18 “The State of Addiction Services in Massachusetts”
4/25 “Hot Topics: April”

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