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Album of the Month: Brian Wilson – No Pier Pressure


For the No Pier Pressure sessions, Brian Wilson was joined at Hollywood’s Ocean Way Studios by talented musicians he personally invited to record with him, including his former Beach Boys bandmates Al Jardine, David Marks and Blondie Chaplin, as well as Kacey Musgraves, fun.’s Nate Ruess, She & Him’s Zooey Deschanel and M. Ward, Peter Hollens, Capital Cities’ Sebu Simonian, and trumpet master Mark Isham. Wilson has also brought in session all-stars Don Was, Jim Keltner, Dean Parks, and Kenny Aronoff. Members of Wilson’s longtime touring band, including Scott Bennett, Paul Mertens, Darian Sahanaja, and Probyn Gregory also participated in the sessions, along with Matt Jardine, son of Al Jardine, and former bandmate Jeffrey Foskett.

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Photos: The Mountain Goats at Headliners


Photos courtesy of C. Michael Stewart

Live Sessions in the WFPK Studio


Check out all of our in-studio sessions.

Built to Spill – Never Be the Same

If you can make heads or tails of Built to Spill’s video for Never Be the Same, please let us know.

WFPK Waterfront Wednesday


It’s 2015’s Waterfront Wednesday season. Visit our WFPK Waterfront Wednesday calendar for all the details!

Contest: Wilco Grand Prize