WUMB February Program Guide

Programming Highlights

February Programming Highlights

-American Routes
2/7 – Carnival Knowledge: Monk Boudreaux, Southern France, Coney Island Mermaid Parade
2/14 – Philly Soul Folks & Louisiana Swamp Pop: John Oates & Johnnie Allan
2/21 – Rock and Soul from Memphis to Muscle Shoals: Candi Staton, Sam Phillips and Barbara Sims
2/28 – Soul Sisters

-Mountain Stage
2/6 – John Pizzarelli, Allen Toussaint, and Caroline Rose
2/13 – Eric Bibb, Altan, Dayna Kurtz, Hey Mavis and Todd Burge
2/20 – Buckwheat Zydeco, Dave & Phil Alvin w/ The Guilty Ones, Jerry Douglas Presents Earls of Leicester, Jeff Austin Band, JD McPherson
2/27 – Drive-By Truckers, The Barr Brothers, Mary Gauthier, Allison Moorer, Carlos Nunez Read More…

January Programming Highlights

American Routes

1/10 – Music, Comics & Collecting Records: R. Crumb & Jerry Zolten

1/17 – Words and Music in the Spirit of Martin Luther King, Jr.

1/24 – Carolina Chocolate Drops and the Black Experience in Country Music Read More…

December Programming Highlights

American Routes

12/6 – Music and Memories Along the Mississippi: the Lewis Family Museum, Haney’s Big House and New Orleans Jazz Funeral

12/13 – Will the Circle Be Unbroken: Country Strings and Jazz Vibes

12/20 – Remembering Allen Toussaint: A Saint for All Seasons

12/27 – Billie Holiday: Ladies Sing the Blues & Beyond–with Singers Cassandra Wilson and Catherine Russell Read More…

November Programming Highlights

Odyssey with Dana Westover

-11/08  Paa Seck Diery

paseckTune in on Sunday for a great Live on Odyssey with African drummer/singer Paa Seck Dierey
http://www.paaseckdiery.com/
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October Programming Highlights

-American Routes

10/04 – Singing of the Deltas and Bayous: Iris DeMent and the Lost Bayou Ramblers

10/11 – Riding the Rivers and Rails: Justin Townes Earle and Captain Doc Hawley

10/18 – Sonic Travelers: Jerry Douglas and Guitar Shorty Read More…

September Program Highlights

-American Routes

 

-9/6 – Labor Day with the Ponderosa Stomp

-9/13 – Black Keys and Soul Rebels

-9/20 – John Sebastian and Bonsoir Catin

-9/27 – Chuck Leavell & Jon Cleary Read More…

July Programming Highlights

American Routes

7/5 – Jerry Garcia

7/12 – Ladies Sing the Blues with John Szwed on Billie Holiday, Catherine Russell

Mountain Stage

7/4 – Rosanne Cash, Chuck Mead & His Grassy Knoll Boys, Willie Watson, Hurray for the Riff Raff

7/11 – Umphrey’s McGee (Special One Hour Performance), Jim Oblon, Yarn, Cris Jacobs

7/18 – Martina McBride, Carlene Carter, Doyle Lawson & Quicksilver, Dale Jett & Hello Stranger

7/25 – Mark O’Connor, Sierra Hull, Cardinal Sons, OCEAN Orchestra, Dave Bing & Ben Townsend Read More…

June Programming Highlights

Local Folk with Patrick Coman

6/20  Jenee Halstead will be live in studio to talk about her new EP

 

American Routes

6/7 – Kingpins of the Gulf Coast: Rodney Crowell & Dr. John

6/14 – Downhome in the Big City: Norah Jones & Andy Statman Read More…

May Programming Highlights

Celtic Twilight

May 3    Accordionist Mairtin O’Connor, just named Ireland’s 2015 Traditional Musician of the Year is celebrated.

May 10   Irish legendary singer Christy Moore celebrates a birthday.

May 17   Mary Black, Paul Brady and Martin Carthy all celebrate birthdays this week.

May 24   Irish American Flute Player and founder of the band Cherish the Ladies Joannie Madden celebrates a birthday today.

May 31   On Memorial Day we’ll hear Celtic songs of remembrance in honor of fallen heroes. Read More…

April Programming Highlights

American Routes

4/5 – Lovers, Brothers and Others: Making Sweet Music Together

4/12 – Festival Time in Lafayette, LA

4/19 – Guitar Heroes: Pat Martino & Ben Hall

Mountain Stage

4/4 – Ray Wylie Hubbard, Dale Watson, the Mastersons, Larkin Poe, and Malcolm Holcombe

4/11 – John Pizzarelli, Allen Toussaint, and Caroline Rose

4/18 – Randy Newman, Richard Thompson, Matapat; Reader / Gregson / Hewerdine

4/25 – Jose Gonzales, 17 Hippies, Mia Doi Todd, The Everybodyfields, Julia Douglas Read More…