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8:23 am
Tue July 16, 2013

The Black Cadillacs Live From Studio A July 19 @ 1PM!

Credit The Black Cadillacs

This band will be playing some Ohio shows this week, and will pay a visit to WCBE this Friday.

Also playing at King Avenue Five that night, they are touring in support of their CD, Run.

That's The Black Cadillacs, on 90.5 WCBE FM and HD Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, and online at wcbe.org

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Music
12:27 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Frank Turner: A Punk Poet With A Confessional Streak

Frank Turner's new album is Tape Deck Heart.
Brantley Gutierrez Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Sun July 14, 2013 12:12 pm

In a review for his last album, NME magazine described British singer-songwriter Frank Turner as "the people's prince of punk poetry." But Turner's lyrics can be quite personal as well. He's got a new album, released this spring, called Tape Deck Heart — and the lead single, "Recovery," is about as confessional as they come.

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Music
12:20 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Sub Pop's Silver Jubilee Celebrates 25 Years Of Artisanal Music In Seattle

Touch Me I'm A Local Institution: Mudhoney plays from more than 500 feet above Seattle, on the roof of the Space Needle, as part of a set celebrating Sub Pop's Silver Jubilee broadcast by KEXP
Morgen Schuler KEXP

Originally published on Thu August 8, 2013 7:38 am

Last Thursday Mark Arm was on the top of the Space Needle; two days later, he was riding around in a golf car full of trash. Truth in criticism: I never actually saw the Mudhoney singer in the vehicle to which his name was affixed (the sign read: "MR. ARM") scooting around the streets of Georgetown, the Seattle industrial neighborhood where Sub Pop Records held its Silver Jubilee mini-festival on Saturday. But I did see it hauling recyclables and getting stopped by numerous concertgoers snapping phone photos.

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Music
12:15 am
Tue July 16, 2013

Watch The Civil Wars Live Up To Their Name In A Behind-The-Scenes Video

John Paul White (left) and Joy Williams of The Civil Wars. The duo's second album will be released on August 6.
Allister Ann Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Tue July 16, 2013 2:06 pm

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American Routes
2:23 pm
Mon July 15, 2013

Poets of Twang: Buddy Miller and John Doe Friday on American Routes on WCBE!

Buddy Miller
www.newwestrecords.com

Tune into American Routes this Friday for Buddy Miller and John Doe!

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wcbe exclusive
1:28 pm
Mon July 15, 2013

Emily Bell Live In Studio A July 17 @ 2:30PM!

This vocalist and songwriter has been performing since she was a young child.

Currently touring in support of her cd "In Technocolor", she will stop by studio a to talk about that release and play a few songs.

That's Emily Bell, Wednesday July 17, 2013, on 90.5 FM and HD Columbus.

Also at 106.3 FM in Newark, and online at wcbe.org

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WCBE EXCLUSIVE
1:09 pm
Mon July 15, 2013

Sherry Rich Live From Studio A July 15, 2013 @ 2PM!

Sherry Rich will perform Live From Studio A

Aussie artist Sherry Rich will play a few songs live during the Global Village ahead of her show that night at The Rumba Café! Her ‘lost album’ recorded ten years ago in a Chicago loft with the late Jay Bennett, members of Wilco and legendary steel player Al Perkins is called ‘Dakota Avenue’ came out in March 2012. Tune in for live music, conversation and a chance to win tickets to the show that night!

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WCBE EXCLUSIVE
5:27 pm
Fri July 12, 2013

WCBE Presents Phosphorescent Live From Studio A @ The A&R Music Bar!

Phosphorescent will perform Live From Studio A

Brooklyn's Phosphorescent will perform a few songs during the Global Village to get you ready for the show that night at The A&R Music Bar

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World Cafe
1:38 pm
Fri July 12, 2013

Phoenix On World Cafe

French indie-rock band Phoenix performs on stage at the 13th Annual Non-COMMvention in Philadelphia in May.
Joe Del Tufo WXPN

Originally published on Wed October 2, 2013 5:32 pm

The French band Phoenix seems to be appearing at the top of music charts all over the world. In 2009, Phoenix's album Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix guided them to fame with popular tracks like "1901" and "Lisztomania."

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Free Jazz
10:10 am
Fri July 12, 2013

Our Song of Peace: French American Peace Ensemble

The musicians of the French American Peace Ensemble, clockwise from top left: Kidd Jordan, William Parker, Francois Tusques, Louis Sclavis, Hamid Drake.
Shadowbox Live

Come and enjoy an hour of Free Jazz featuring internationally renowned Jazz Greats from Chicago, New Orleans, New York, and France.

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wcbe exclusive
8:50 am
Fri July 12, 2013

WCBE Presents Yellow Red Sparks Live From Studio A July 16 @ 11am!

Credit Claire Marie Vogel

WCListen to this California based trio perform live at wcbe.

Currently touring all around the U.S., Yellow Red Sparks will be at the Rumba Cafe that evening, with Bronze Radio Return.

That's on 90.5 WCBE FM and HD Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, and online at wcbe.org.

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WCBE EXCLUSIVE
9:14 pm
Thu July 11, 2013

WCBE Presents John Butler Trio Live From Studio A July 19, 2013 @ 2PM!

John Butler Trio will perform Live From Studio A

Aussie act The John Butler Trio will do a live session ahead of their gig that night at the All Good Festival

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World Cafe
12:01 pm
Thu July 11, 2013

Frank Turner on World Cafe, tonight at 8 on WCBE

frank-turner.com

World Café host David Dye talks with English folk/punk singer-songwriter Frank Turner, former vocalist of the post-hardcore band Million Dead.  

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Music
6:15 am
Thu July 11, 2013

OSU Building Office For Gee

Ohio State University is building a 190 thousand dollar office suite for former president Gordon Gee and an assistant.

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Music
6:59 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

WCBE & Rhythm On The River Present: Yumbambe!

WCBE & Rhythm On The River Present: Yumbambe

FREE EVENT!

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Music
6:37 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

Rumba Cafe Hosts WCBE Benefit Wed. July 17, 2013!

Rumba Cafe to host WCBE benefit!

We hope to see you at The Rumba Café where they'll host a benefit for WCBE with some of Columbus' finest musicians performing for you!  

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WCBE EXCLUSIVE
6:11 pm
Wed July 10, 2013

Rosie Flores Live From Studio A July12, 2013 @ 2PM!

Rosie Flores will perform Live From Studio A

Rosie Flores will play few songs during the Global Village ahead of her show that night at 

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World Cafe
8:23 am
Wed July 10, 2013

Charles Bradley on World Cafe tonight at 8 on WCBE!

World Cafe host David Dye welcomes soul and R&B singer, Charles Bradley, who launched his recording career two years ago at age 63. Before that, he had a long journey moving all around the country doing odd jobs, later taking work as a James Brown impersonator in Brooklyn, where he was finally discovered. "The Screaming Eagle of Soul," as he's become known, performs selections from his new album Victim of Love today, and we'll hear his fascinating story.

Don't miss Charles Bradley on World Cafe tonight at 8 on WCBE.

Music
4:49 pm
Tue July 9, 2013

ECC Presents The Benefit of WCBE!

ECC Presents The Benefit Of WCBE!

WCBE Benefit featuring multiple stages with many different varieties of acts from musicians to comedians, magicians and live performance art.  

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Music
4:42 pm
Tue July 9, 2013

WCBE Presents Tab Benoit @ Woodland's Backyard July 19, 2013!

WCBE Presents Tab Benoit July 19th!

Blues musician Tab Benoit will return to Columbus on Friday July 19th to play at Woodland's Backyard

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