Music

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12:55 pm
Tue July 9, 2013

Hocking River String Band Live From Studio A July 10, 2013 @ 11am

These guys have a cd release show coming up at Woodlands Tavern coming up on July 13.

Based in Ohio, they've been making music for a few years now.

That's the Hocking River String Band on 90.5 WCBE FM and HD Columbus.

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

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World Cafe
12:31 pm
Tue July 9, 2013

Broncho on World Cafe tonight at 8 on WCBE!

Can't Get Past The Lips
broncoband.com

On the next World Cafe, host David Dye introduces Broncho.  The Oklahoma band has been touring for the past three years, plying their new garage-rock debut, Can't Get Past The Lips.  The entire show has been inspired by brevity, featuring a mix of old and new songs that are all very brief.  If you enjoy songs that are short and to the point, then Broncho is for you.  Tune in this evening at 8, on Central Ohio's NPR station, WCBE.

Music
4:13 pm
Mon July 8, 2013

WCBE Presents Tuesday Night Music & Mead July 9th!

Tuesday Night Music & Mead

The second Tuesday of every month Shadowbox Live and Brothers Drake Meadery team up for Mead tastings and great local music!

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American Routes
2:15 pm
Mon July 8, 2013

Going Down the Road with Woody Guthrie: A Centennial Celebration this Friday at 8 pm on WCBE!

Woody Guthrie
www.rockhall.com

American Routes heralds the 100th birthday of our nation's greatest roving troubadour and social commentator, Woody Guthrie, with a two - hour special dedicated to his life in music.

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wcbe exclusive
8:40 am
Mon July 8, 2013

Rebecca Frazier Live From Studio A July 9, 2013 @ 10:30AM!

Credit Rebecca Frazier

This Bluegrass artist has a new cd, When We Fall.

The first woman to ever appear on the cover of Flatpicking Guitar magazine, Rebecca Frazier will play a few songs and talk about her new release.

Catch this performance on 90.5 WCBE FM and HD Columbus, also 106.3 FM Newark, and online at wcbe.org

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Music
6:20 pm
Sun July 7, 2013

How 'Dancing In The Street' Became A Protest Anthem

In November 1964, Betty Kelly, Martha Reeves and Rosalind Ashford (aka Martha Reeves and the Vandellas) were at the top of the charts with their hit "Dancing in the Street."
AP

Originally published on Tue July 9, 2013 12:37 pm

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Music
1:22 pm
Fri July 5, 2013

When Pop Stars Flirt With Bad Taste

YouTube

Originally published on Thu August 22, 2013 10:30 am

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Music
11:20 am
Thu July 4, 2013

Still Making Us Smile - The Music Of Chicago

chicagotheband.com

As you celebrate Independence Day, WCBE invites you to celebrate the music of one of America's most successful and consistently touring bands - Chicago. The program begins today at Noon ET. You'll hear from a couple special guests with ties to the band, songs from Chicago's retreat at Caribou Ranch, the story of the album that took 15 years to release and many of the songs from the early days. Please join us for an afternoon with the rock 'n' roll band with horns from Noon to 3pm ET. 

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WCBE EXCLUSIVE
6:09 pm
Tue July 2, 2013

Saints Of Valory Live From Studio A July 9, 2013 @ 2PM!

Saints Of Valory will perform Live From Studio A

Tune in for a live session with Saints Of Valory during The Global Village! 

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Music
9:25 am
Tue July 2, 2013

Facing Illness, An Improviser Learns The Art Of Patience

Dayna Stephens.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Tue July 2, 2013 10:07 am

Dayna Stephens is a patient musician. The 34-year-old tenor saxophonist and composer fashions supple, searching improvisations that brim with melodic cogency. His compositions often exude a widescreen sensibility with languid, narrative-like passages, suspenseful interludes and sumptuous harmonies.

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Special Giveaway
1:32 pm
Mon July 1, 2013

WCBE's Monthly Music & More Giveaway! Black Crowes/Tedeschi Trucks Band!

Tedeschi Trucks Band
http://www.tedeschitrucksband.com/

This giveaway is now closed 

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Music
10:51 am
Mon July 1, 2013

Oui Et Oui: Montreal Jazz's French Connection

Caravan Palace.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Thu June 27, 2013 4:14 pm

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Music
4:17 pm
Fri June 28, 2013

Bittersweet At No. 1: How A Japanese Song Topped The Charts In 1963

Underlying the sweetness of Kyu Sakamoto's unexpected hit song "Sukiyaki" was a story of sadness and loss.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Fri June 28, 2013 9:22 pm

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Music
10:13 pm
Thu June 27, 2013

Hit The Road And Hear Some Music: Summer Classical Festivals 2013

At the Moab Festival in Utah, patrons can hike to a secret spot to hear concerts.
Richard Bowditch Moab Music Festival

Originally published on Thu June 27, 2013 8:55 am

Summer is heating up and so are dozens of classical music festivals all around the country. We couldn't possibly list them all, but here's a sampling of some of the best events, from open-air venues and seaside spots to historic concert halls. Been to a great summer festival we've missed? Feel free to pass along your own reviews in the comments section.

EAST

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Music
10:09 pm
Thu June 27, 2013

On John Grant And Healing Yourself

John Grant.
Sebastien Dehesdin Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Wed July 3, 2013 1:59 pm

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Music
10:05 pm
Thu June 27, 2013

The Good Listener: When Is It OK To Hold Seats At A Festival?

These Newport Folk Festival fans knew well enough to position themselves a ways back from the stage.
Mito Habe-Evans NPR

Originally published on Thu June 27, 2013 1:53 pm

We get a lot of mail at NPR Music, and amid the flyers from reputable debt-consolidation companies is a slew of smart questions about how music fits into our lives — and, this week, a vexing piece of concert-going etiquette.

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Music
10:02 pm
Thu June 27, 2013

Gospel Legend Mavis Staples Comes 'Full Circle'

Mavis Staples has been performing for more than six decades. One True Vine is her second album-length collaboration with Wilco frontman Jeff Tweedy.
Zoran Orlic Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Wed June 26, 2013 7:14 pm

From small country churches to the stages of the civil rights movement to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Mavis Staples' career has spanned more than 60 years.

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WEB EXCLUSIVE
3:24 pm
Tue June 25, 2013

Ray Wylie Hubbard: Live from Studio A REPLAY

Ray Wylie Hubbard performed live from WCBE's Studio A on June 25th, 2013! Check out his performances of "Rabbit", "Train Yard Blues", and "Snake Farm". Enjoy! 

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
12:00 pm
Tue June 25, 2013

Ha Ha Tonka: Live from Studio A REPLAY

The band Ha Ha Tonka performed live from WCBE's Studio A on June 26th, 2013. Check out this amazing performance and interview now!

Check out more music from Ha Ha Tonka on their official website:

http://www.hahatonkamusic.com

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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American Routes
2:13 pm
Mon June 24, 2013

Dale Watson, Gillian Welch and David Rawlings on American Routes, Friday at 8pm on 90.5 FM WCBE!

www.dalewatson.com

It's Dale Watson, Gillian Welch and David Rawlings on American Routes, Friday at 8pm on 90.5 FM WCBE!

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