6-8am: American Routes With Nick Spitzer
Sacred steel guitarist Robert Randolph has gathered together the leading players of the genre for a recent recording, paying tribute to the past, and covering tunes outside the cannon. We’ll speak with him and one of his fellow Slide Brothers, Calvin Cooke. Then a conversation with jazz adventurist Yusef Lateef about his musical mentors and inspirations.
8am-9am: Kentucky Homefront
A live show recorded in Louisville with host John Gage featuring local and regional artists.
9am-12pm: James Bickers
11:30am – CD Kaplan – Culture Maven on film and culture.
12pm-4pm: John Timmons
3pm – Hoots and Hellmouth (tonight at New Vintage)
4pm-7pm: Relics With Duke Meyer
Listen for this program focusing on music from 1965-1981!
7pm-9pm: Little Steven’s Underground Garage
Each week Little Steven takes you on a two hour trip down the path of what was cool in all six decades of Rock and Roll, a celebration of Pop culture, and features the best emerging new bands worldwide.
9pm-10pm: The Rolling Stones Radio Hour With Kevin Yazell
No stone will be unturned as we explore the past present and future of the Greatest Rock and Roll Band In The World.
10pm-12am: Blues Party With Kevin Yazell
From Robert Johnson to Derek Trucks, The Saturday Night Blues Party is your opportunity to hear some of the greatest recorded music of all time…and you might learn something along the way!
12am-6am: Woody’s Roadhouse
Woodrow on the Radio spins wax for insomniacs all night long in the juke joint of the mind.
5am – Workin’ On A Building – an hour of classic gospel music!
The latest Wax Fang video, directed by Ryan Daly and bassist Jake Heustis, features frontman Scott Carney doing the best impression of a disenfranchised housewife since January Jones. The video was also premiered on Conan O’Brien’s Team Coco website, which adds to the already-hefty list of recent accolades and accomplishments for the band.
If busking was really as cool as the video for Bleeding Out by The Lone Bellow makes it seem, more people would be quitting their jobs to play music on the street. Then again, I want to do that now just because I watched this video.
The legendary Billy Bragg just released Tooth & Nail, another mark in an already outstanding career. He dropped into our SxSW stage to talk about his handyman blues, hustling to get his record deal, keeping a political song relevant long after it’s event, and his career as a lover and a fighter.
Dawes joined Kyle Meredith and The Weekly Feed at SXSW to talk about their new record, Stories Don’t End, road records versus airplane records, wondering if that next song is going to come, their trip to Rwanda and keeping that spirit of activism alive once they get back into their regular routine.
It’s really hard to tell if this video of Coliseum performing across the street from Ultra Pop in the Highlands is 100% legit. On the one hand, this show actually took place a little while back. On the other hand, the footage of police officers shutting down the festivities is almost too perfect.
Company of Thieves take a break from an acoustic tour to talk with Kyle Meredith about the trials of keeping a lineup together, collaborating, the next record and looking back at musical giants for inspiration.