WUMB April Program Guide

Programming Highlights

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
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…

March Programming Highlights

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

Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
3/7 This week in March 1964 and ‘65 The Beatles were filming A Hard Day’s Night and Help respectively.
3/14 We celebrate Pattie Boyd Harrison’s Birthday and play tracks written by George for his wife.
3/21 Please Please Me the first Beatles album was released this week 1963 in the UK!
3/28 The Beatles stopped wearing leather outfits this week in 1962. We’ll tell you the story! Read More…

February Programming Highlights

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

Breakfast With the Beatles – Saturday at 6am
2/1 We’ll hear the original broadcast of The Beatles debut performance on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1964
2/8 We will remember one of The Beatles greatest influences, Buddy Holly
2/15 This week in 1964, The Beatles return to The Ed Sullivan Show, Live from Miami!
2/22 We celebrate George Harrison’s Birthday!
2/29 On this Leap Day, we’ll take a deep dive into The Beatles solo catalogue and play lots of solo tracks Read More…

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
1/4 We’ll listen to the 1st time The Beatles were named on American television on the Jack Parr Show
1/11 The new Beatles Singles Collection Box Set featuring 23 different Beatles vinyl 45’s!
1/18 It was this week in 1964 that “I Want To Hold Your Hand” went to #1 in America!
1/25 In 1964, 33 different Beatles records were released in America! We’ll listen to many of those! Read More…

December Programming Highlights

Artist of the Week – (9am, 12pm, 3pm, 7pm)
Week of 12/1 Tom Waits
Week of 12/8 Buddy Miller
Week of 12/15 Billy Bragg
Week of 12/22 Emmylou Harris
Week of 12/29 Suzanne Vega Read More…

November Programming Highlights

Artist of the Week (9am, 12pm, 3pm, 7pm)
Week of 10/27 Susan Tedeschi
Week of 11/3 Joni Mitchell
Week of 11/10 Neil Young
Week of 11/17 Dr. John
Week of 11/24 Amy Helm Read More…

October Programming Highlights

Artist of the Week – (9am, 12pm, 3pm, 7pm)
Week of 9/29 Joe Henry
Week of 10/6 John Prine
Week of 10/13 Paul Simon
Week of 10/20 Shelby Lynne
Week of 10/27 Susan Tedeschi Read More…

September Programming Highlights

Artist of the Week – (9am, 12pm, 3pm, 7pm)
Week of 9/1 Joan Baez
Week of 9/8 Jason Isbell
Week of 9/15 Hank Williams
Week of 9/22 Bruce Springsteen
Week of 9/29 Joe Henry Read More…

August Programming Highlights

Artist of the Week (9am, 12pm, 3pm, 7pm)
Week of 7/28 Norah Jones
Week of 8/4 Rosanne Cash
Week of 8/14 Mark Knopfler
Week of 8/21 Conor Oberst
Week of 8/28 Sarah Jarosz Read More…

July Programming Highlights

Artist of the Week – (9am, 12pm, 3pm, 7pm)
Week of 6/30 Neil Young
Week of 7/7 Jack White
Week of 7/14 Woody Guthrie (lots of covers all week)
Week of 7/21 Abigail Washburn
Week of 7/28 Norah Jones Read More…