12pm –3pm – Kyle Meredith
Listen for music news and song premiers from all of your favorite artists!
1:30pm – The Speed of Sound – a short interview with special guests.
3p-6pm – Laura Shine
5’0 Clock Shadow – an original followed by a cover tune.
6p-8pm – World Café w/David Dye
A special Latin Roots edition of the World Cafe that features a session with the Texas-born, singer-songwriter, Carrie Rodriguez.
8pm-9pm – Sound Opinions
Jim and Greg remember music icon Prince who died on April 21 at age 57. As a singer, guitarist, songwriter, and producer, the Minnesota monarch dominated the pop charts and had an enormous impact on funk, R&B, and rock and challenged the way the music industry does business. Later, they review the refreshing release from Beyoncé.
9pm-12am – FPK’s Afterdark with Meg Samples
12am – 2am – Night Visions
An eclectic mix of independent and under-represented dance, electronica, rock and pop music from around the world.
Nashville-based artistAdia Victoria is establishing a fresh reference point on the musical landscape. From blood-born howls to idiosyncratic phrasing, she is the big red dot saying You Are Here. She travels the lands of rock, Afro-punk, and country, squarely situated in the continent of the Blues. Adia Victoria is excited to announce that her debut album ‘Beyond The Bloodhounds’ will be released on May 13 via her new label Canvasback Music. WFPK is pleased to be able to let you stream the album early!
Less than a day after Ryan Adams released his version of Taylor Swift’s blockbuster 1989 LP, Father John Misty decided to release his interpretation of Adams’ interpretation of Taylor Swift — in the style of the Velvet Underground. If it wasn’t already official, it is now: The internet has finally eaten itself.
Posted by WFPKSeptember 21
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When Franz Ferdinand and Sparks get together, everybody wins. If you don’t believe us, here’s proof: The supergroup, known as FFS, is making the single Call Girl available for download for the next 24 hours!
Download no longer available, but you can still stream the audio here:
On their upcoming collaborative record, Iron & Wine and Band of Horses frontman Ben Bridwell decided to cover mostly lesser-known songs. This Talking Heads cover is one of the exceptions on Sing Into My Mouth.
Posted by WFPKJune 23
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After giving us a track that included relatively sparse but still uncommon instrumentation (Sagres, which featured percussion and strings), The Tallest Man on Earth has released another song from the album Dark Bird Is Home that’s truer to form. The record’s title track is just Kristian Matsson and his guitar, the way we’ve come to know him.
Posted by WFPKApril 15
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My Morning Jacket just released another new track from their upcoming album, The Waterfall. In the sprawling musical missive Spring (Among the Living), Jim James sings about the season of transition, transformation and resurrection.
Posted by WFPKApril 1
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