TUESDAY FEATURED ARTIST: Marvin Gaye (would’ve been 76 this week!)
8:50am – The Buzz – music news of the day.
9am-Noon: John Timmons
11:40am – The Buzz – music news of the day.
Noon-3pm: Kyle Meredith
3-6pm: Laura Shine
4:40pm – The Buzz – music news of the day.
5 0’Clock Shadow – an original followed by a cover tune.
6-8pm: World Café With David Dye
Australian alt-rock band The Church brings us their first disc in five years, Further/Deeper.
Live musical performances from Boulder, Colorado with hosts Nick and Helen Forrester and the E-chievement Award for environmental activism. Tonight listen for Gregory Alan Isakov and Nathaniel Rateliff.
9pm-1am: WFPK After Dark With Sean Cannon
9pm – The Weekly Feed Preview – an internet buzz song is featured.
11pm – Check the Label – We spotlight an independent record label and feature two bands who call it home
1-2am: Night Visions With the OK Deejays and Sam Sneed
An eclectic mix of independent and under-represented dance, electronica, rock and pop music from around the world.
2am-5am: WFPK Overnight
Hear your favorite mix of FPK tunes all night long.
The Black Keys were the musical guests on Saturday Night Live this past weekend, and they ripped through Fever, the first single from their upcoming Turn Blue LP. Dan and Pat also get bonus points for bringing along Richard Swift to handle bass duties.
We just announced the 2014 Rock ‘n’ Stroll, which will be headlined this year by Rodrigo y Gabriela. Rod and Gab also have a new album out next week, 9 Dead Alive. Here’s a live performance video for The Russian Messenger (inspired by Fyodor Dostoyevsky: 1821 – 1881), which is featured on the new record.
When it comes to intimate, interesting – and sometimes downright strange – musical performance videos, La Blogotheque is the leader of the pack. The site’s Take Away Shows feature musicians in unconventional locales performing breathtaking acoustic renditions of their songs.
So when La Blogotheque released a 16-minute film featuring Brandon Flowers of the Killers, Father John Misty and Local Natives each covering songs from the latest Johnny Cash album Out Among the Stars, we got very excited.