WUMB January Program Guide

Programming Highlights

January Programming Highlights

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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 Read More…

December Programming Highlights

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Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
12/5 Vintage PSA’s to ban handguns from 1981 featuring Ringo Starr, Harry Nilsson and more
12/12 Radio spots highlighting the release of the John Lennon Double Fantasy
12/19 Beatles Xmas Classics including The Beatles 1968 Fan Club Christmas Message
12/26 We’ll hear the 1969 Beatles Fan Club Christmas Message plus more Christmas classics Read More…

November Programming Highlights

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Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
TBA

Celtic Twilight – Sunday at 4pm
11/1 Remembering Tommy Makem and brothers Tom and Pat Clancy of the The Clancy Brothers
11/8 We celebrate James Noonan, tin whistle musician/instructor
11/15 We celebrate the birthday of Dr. Mick Moloney, trad Irish musician and scholar
11/22 We celebrate Cathie Ryan, best known as a lead singer for Cherish the Ladies
11/29 We celebrate the birthday of UK singer-songwriter, Kate Rusby Read More…

October Programming Highlights

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Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
TBA

Celtic Twilight – Sunday at 4pm
10/4 All of October we will be highlighting the Child Ballads in themes! This week, it’s Heroes or Outlaws
10/11 Our theme this week is Revenge and Jealousy, from the Child Ballads collection
10/18 As we continue our Child month, we’ll hear songs of Romance and of Murder
10/25 For our final October week, we will feature songs of the Supernatural and of Superstition Read More…

September Programming Highlights

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Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
9/5 BWTB Summertime of Album Sides, today we track Side 1 of Revolver in mono
9/12 BWTB Summertime of Album Sides, today we track Side 2 of John Lennon’s Walls and Bridges LP
9/19 BWTB Summertime of Album Sides, today we track Side 2 of Something New in mono
9/26 BWTB Summertime of Album Sides, today Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band in mono! Read More…

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 Read More…

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! Read More…

June Programming Highlights

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Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
6/6 We celebrate the anniversary of The Beatles Sgt Pepper Album, released in the UK on June 1st 1967
6/13 We celebrate Paul McCartney’s Birthday! We’ll play extra tracks from his debut solo album
6/20 More Birthday celebrating for Paul McCartney! We’ll play Side One of Ram in mono!
6/27 Cha Chi will celebrate “Global Beatles Day” which is celebrated around the world on June 25th! Read More…

May Programming Highlights

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Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
Throughout the month of April we’ll be doing repeats of Breakfast with the Beatles

Celtic Twilight – Sunday at 4pm
5/3 A birthday celebration for Christy Moore
5/10 A Mother’s Day special featuring Cherish The Ladies and more
5/17 We celebrate the birthdays of Martin Carthy and Paul Brady
5/24 We celebrate the birthday of Mary Black, Ireland’s premier traditional singer
5/31 Songs of Remembrance, honoring Memorial Day with artists Eric Bogle and more Read More…

April Programming Highlights

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Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
Throughout the month of April we’ll be doing repeats of Breakfast with the Beatles

Celtic Twilight – Sunday at 4pm
4/5 Remembering Liam O’Flynn, master piper and we celebrate the birthday of Leo Rowesome
4/12 We explore new music from Belfast with Brendan Mulholland, Conor Lamb and Deirdre Galway
4/19 Music of the Shetland Islands and Orkney Islands with Fara, Fiddler’s Bid and the Wrigley Sisters
4/26 Celebrating the birthday of Scottish ballad singer, Jean Redpath Read More…