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3:48 pm
Thu December 26, 2013

WCBE Presents The Whiles Live From Studio A Fri. Dec. 27, 2013 @ 2PM!

The Whiles will perform Live From Studio A

Local musician Joe Peppercorn will be holding The Fourth Annual Beatles Marathon on Saturday, December 28th at The Bluestone

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8:25 am
Thu December 26, 2013

WCBE Presents Tryin' Times Live From Studio A Dec. 27@11am!

Tryin' Times will perform Live From Studio A

Consisting of Tom Harker a.k.a. Ukelele Man, Ty Barnes, Jon Dilgard and Karen Dilgard, they're getting ready to play at the Ukelele Man birthday bash at Ruby Tuesdays the following night.

Listen to music and chat from Tryin' Times, on 90.5 WCBE FM and HD Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, and online at wcbe.org.

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World Cafe
6:00 am
Tue December 24, 2013

Portland Cello Project on World Cafe, Tuesday @ 8pm on WCBE

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This special holiday edition of the World Cafe features the Portland Cello Project, The Polyphonic Spree, and a Latin Roots showcase of Cuban Christmas music.

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9:56 am
Mon December 23, 2013

Vintage Cafe: Dave Matthews Band on World Cafe, Monday @ 8pm on WCBE

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It's music and conversation with the band just as they were set to break out nationally.
Oscar Isaac On Becoming Llewyn Davis His friends told the actor Oscar Isaac beforehand that he would love his audition with Joel and Ethan Coen for the lead part in their new film Inside Llewyn Davis -and that he wouldn't get the part or ever hear back from them.
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Music
9:38 pm
Mon December 16, 2013

When Donny Hathaway, Thelonious Monk And Neil Young Hit A Turning Point

Live at the Cellar Door, the new album from Neil Young, was recorded in 1970.
Gary Burden Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Fri December 13, 2013 7:29 pm

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Music
9:30 pm
Mon December 16, 2013

Country Singer, Bandleader Ray Price Dies At 87

Ray Price performs during Stagecoach: California's Country Music Festival 2010 held at The Empire Polo Club on April 24, 2010 in Indio, California.
Frazer Harrison Getty Images

Originally published on Mon December 16, 2013 9:04 pm

Singer-bandleader Ray Price, who had more than 100 country hits in his decades-long career, has died at the age of 87 of complications related to pancreatic cancer, his family said.

Price was a Grammy Award winner and a Country Music Hall of Fame inductee (1996).

Quoting family members, The Associated Press writes:

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Music
9:26 pm
Mon December 16, 2013

That's A Bad Lyric And You Know It

Edd Westmacott/Photoshot Getty Images

Originally published on Mon December 16, 2013 1:46 pm

Hang the DJ!
Because the music that they constantly play,
It says nothing to me about my life.
The Smiths, "Panic"

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WCBE EXCLUSIVE
9:19 pm
Mon December 16, 2013

WCBE Presents The Jim Jones Revue @ Woodland's Backyard Fri. Jan. 10, 2014!

WCBE Presents The Jim Jones Revue @ Woodland's Tavern

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and Crazy Mama's Concerts Presents A Bruce Nutt/Paul Bearer Production... The Jim Jones Revue with The Hexers at Woodland's Backyard!  

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Music
5:13 am
Sat December 14, 2013

What Makes Tennessee's Music So Very Special?

Rosanne Cash, seen here in 1956 with her dad Johnny, is one of many musicians featured in Oxford American magazine's winter issue on the music of Tennessee.
Courtesy of Rosanne Cash

Originally published on Wed December 18, 2013 12:31 am

From blues to funk, to country and rock, Tennessee is the place that's given voice to the likes of Bessie Smith, Johnny Cash, Dolly Parton, Elvis Presley, Isaac Hayes

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Music
6:05 pm
Wed December 11, 2013

WCBE Presents Forest & The Evergreens Live From Studio A Fri. Dec. 13, 2013 @ 1PM!

Forest & The Evergreens will perform Live From Studio A

Local group Forest & The Evergreens will play a few songs live for us during the Global Village!

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2:54 pm
Wed December 11, 2013

Donora on World Cafe, Wednesday @ 8pm on WCBE

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Tonight, David Dye spotlights Pittsburgh's Donora.
Sense of Place Pittsburgh - Brother and Sister Jake and Casey Hanner And The Pop Rock Trio Donora We are taking a Sense of Place Day Trip to Pittsburgh. Today we are presenting a live session with a brother and sister indie pop rock trio called Donora.
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Music
4:05 pm
Tue December 10, 2013

WCBE Choice Albums of 2013

WCBE CHOICE ALBUMS 2013
Credit Jaula DeArdilla

Visit WCBE's Amazon page for sampling of our core playlist for 2013; we encourage you to use this list as a resource to find the quality music heard on WCBE this past year!

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2:56 pm
Tue December 10, 2013

Bill Callahan on World Cafe, Tuesday at 8pm on WCBE

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Tonight, hear Bill Callahan perform selections from his most recent release "Deep River."
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Bill Callahan's Deep And Deceptively Simple Dream River Played Live Everybody who loves indie singer-songwriter Bill Callahan's music has a favorite among his solo albums and the one's he made before under the name Smog. That favorite may well be the first one they heard!
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WCBE EXCLUSIVE
7:13 pm
Mon December 9, 2013

WCBE Presents Timbre Live From Studio A Fri. Dec. 13, 2013 @ 2PM!

Timbre will perform Live From Studio A

Timbre will be joining us Live From Studio A ahead of her performance that night at Kitamu Coffee for their annual Christmas series with toy donations going to "Good Tidings Christmas Store". 

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6:23 pm
Mon December 9, 2013

Vintage Cafe: Andrew Bird on World Cafe, Monday @ 8pm on WCBE

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Tonight, it's Andrew Bird's 2009 visit to the World Cafe studio.
Andrew Bird is always welcome on The World Cafe. In a musical world of instant gratification his subtlety and prowess is a rare thing. We are highlighting a session from 2009 upon the release of the album Noble Beast where the singer-songwriter, violinist and whistler is joined by drummer Martin Dosh.
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WEB EXCLUSIVE
12:00 am
Fri December 6, 2013

The Womack Family Band: Live from Studio A

The Womack Family Band performed live from WCBE's Studio A on December 6th, 2013. Check out this amazing performance and interview again! 

Do you like what you hear? Let us know what you think about our online Live from Studio A REPLAY series!

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WEB EXCLUSIVE
3:28 pm
Thu December 5, 2013

The Infamous Stringdusters: Live from Studio A REPLAY

The Infamous Stringdusters performed live from Studio A on December 4th, 2013. Check out this great performance and interview! 

Do you like what you hear? Let us know what you think about our online Live from Studio A REPLAY series!

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WCBE exclusive
8:03 am
Thu December 5, 2013

WCBE Presents The Stray Birds Live From Studio A Dec. 6 2013@11am!

Credit Jake Jacobson

This trio out of Pennsylvania will stop by WCBE  to perform live, before their gig at the Columbus Performing Arts Center with Rebecca Frazier.

Currently touring the USA, they will be off to Europe for a series of shows next month.

Hear music from The Stray Birds, on 90.5 WCBE FM and HD Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, and online at wcbe.org

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4:06 pm
Wed December 4, 2013

Superchunk on World Cafe, Wednesday @ 8pm on WCBE

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Tonight, it's an in-studio performance of brand new Superchunk music.
North Carolina's Superchunk is back with a new album provocatively titled I Hate Music which is the follow-up to 2010's Majesty Shredding. That album marked the first time Superchunk had released an album in nine years.
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Dick & Jane
2:28 pm
Wed December 4, 2013

Dick & Jane Song of the Week: "Party With Me"

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