6-9am: Duke Meyer
6:20 – Vinyl Lust – a song from a real live LP!
8:50am – The Buzz – music news of the day.
9am-Noon: Marion D. & The Funky Brunch
Funk, Punk, techno and good ol’ rock-n-roll to get your weekend started right!
11:40am – The Buzz – music news of the day.
12pm – Live Lunch – No Live Lunch today
12pm-4pm: John Timmons
4-6pm – American Routes Special – Living with The Blues
Today on American Routes, we’re roaming the highways, byways and crossroads of the Magnolia State, looking for all kinds of blues. We sit down with noted blues scholar Bill Ferris to talk about his lifelong obsession with the music of his home state, and visit with Delta piano blues chanteuse Eden Brent to learn about her music mentor Boogaloo Ames. We set out north for Holly Springs and some Hill Country family jams. Then we head towards home to hang out at Teddy’s Juke Joint, and catch up with the master of the gut-bucket blues, Little Freddie King.
6-8pm: World Café With David Dye
This week’s edition of the Vintage Cafe looks back at a conversation and performance with Neko Case from last year.
8-9pm: The Weekly Feed
Host Kyle Meredith brings you the newest, best and most discussed songs making waves in blog-land. Tonight listen for Damien Rice and Cat Stevens.
9pm-12am: Sound Clash With Matt Anthony
Join Matt and trace the evolution of the drum from past to present through reggae, soul, punk, hip hop, Latin, jazz, Afro-funk and everything in between.
12am-6am: Woody’s Roadhouse
Woodrow on the Radio spins wax for insomniacs all night long in the juke joint of the mind.
1am – Laurie Jane & The 45’s
This morning, public radio stations across the country are premiering genre-bending rock band TV On The Radio’s new single, Million Miles. It’s the group’s second single from a yet-to-be-titled fifth studio album, due for release sometime soon on producer Dave Sitek’s own record label, Federal Prism. It will be TV On The Radio’s first album since parting ways with Interscope Records, which released the group’s prior three albums.
Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin has been pretty busy. In addition to working on a new album called Fly by Wire, which is out Sept. 17 on Polyvinyl, the band recently filmed a documentary about a trip to Russia that was organized by the US State Department and the Boris Yeltsin Foundation. Here’s a trailer for the film and the lead cut from the record, Nightwater Girlfriend.
It’s been a while since we’ve heard from Volcano Choir, Bon Iver frontman Justin Vernon’s collaboration with fellow Wisconsinites Collections of Colonies of Bees. So it came as something of a surprise when a new Volcano Choir album was announced. It’s called Repave and will be out Sept. 3 on Jagjaguwar. Here is the first taste of it, Byegone.
While the John McCauley’s lyrics and most of the instrumentation on The Rock are unquestionably despondent, the horns give you the feeling that maybe – just maybe – there’s light at the end of the tunnel. Negativity is out Sept. 24 on Partisan Records.