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3:37 pm
Wed April 3, 2013

Night Beds On World Cafe

Winston Yellen of Night Beds.
Jarrod Renaud Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Wed April 3, 2013 8:09 pm

Night Beds is the work of Winston Yellen, who originally started making music in his hometown of Colorado Springs. But he traveled to Nashville to write the songs for Night Beds' debut album, Country Sleep, in a pre-Civil War cabin once owned by Johnny Cash.

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Music
5:31 pm
Mon April 1, 2013

Jace Clayton Revives A Forgotten Voice From New York's Vanguard

Musician Jace Clayton, who also performs under the name DJ /rupture, says he fell in love with the work of little-known composer Julius Eastman.
Rocio Rodriguez Salceda Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Sat March 30, 2013 6:37 pm

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Music
5:26 pm
Mon April 1, 2013

In South Africa, A Reggae Legacy Lives On

Nkulee Dube's debut album is titled My Way.
Robert Tlapu Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Sat March 30, 2013 12:33 pm

It's Thursday night in downtown Johannesburg and some 500 people are packed into Bassline, a warehouse-like club in a hipster-friendly neighborhood. They're here for South Africa's longest-running sound system, or crew of reggae DJs. But tonight they get something extra: a young woman sporting dreadlocks and an army cap gets on the mic to freestyle.

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First Listen
8:57 am
Mon April 1, 2013

First Listen: Kurt Vile, 'Wakin On A Pretty Daze'

Kurt Vile's new album, Wakin on a Pretty Daze, comes out April 9.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Wed April 10, 2013 12:52 pm

Audio for this feature is no longer available.

There's something about Kurt Vile's voice that transcends whatever comes out of his mouth. He's not classically trained (not even close), and has no traditional range to speak of, but the laid-back Philadelphia guitarist is transfixing all the same. His mumbled words resonate with dogged determination. It's one of the reasons Vile has become something of a patron saint for the Great Recession's legions of accidental bohemians, who work hard while hardly working.

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First Listen
8:53 am
Mon April 1, 2013

First Listen: Villagers, '{Awayland}'

Villagers' new album, {Awayland}, comes out April 9.
Rich Gilligan Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Wed April 10, 2013 12:52 pm

Audio for this feature is no longer available.

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WEB EXCLUSIVE
4:39 pm
Sat March 30, 2013

Hadden Sayers: Live from Studio A REPLAY

Hadden Sayers performed live from WCBE's Studio A on April 5th, 2013! Check out the performances of "Don't Take Your Love Out On Me", "Unlucky", and "Something Wrong In The World Tonight"! 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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Music
12:31 pm
Sat March 30, 2013

Fresh Flavor For Your Ears: 7 New Latin Songs

Fado singer Ana Moura stole our heart this week.
courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Mon June 17, 2013 11:01 am

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WCBE EXCLUSIVE
12:29 pm
Sat March 30, 2013

Josh Krajcik Live From Studio A April 1, 2013 @ 2PM!

Josh Krajcik will perform Live From Studio A

On the eve of Josh's brand new release "Blindly, Lonely, Lovely", he'll make a stop by WCBE to play a few songs for us!

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WEB EXCLUSIVE
4:32 pm
Fri March 29, 2013

Jason Isbell: Live from Studio A REPLAY

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Jason Isbell performed live from WCBE's Studio A! Check out his performances of "Traveling Alone", "Different Days", and "Live Oak". 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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Dick and Jane
2:01 pm
Fri March 29, 2013

Dick and Jane Song of the Week: "Red Carpet"

CREDITS

lyrics by Dayon, Tracy, & Eric / music by Speak Williams

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Dick and Jane
2:00 pm
Fri March 29, 2013

Dick and Jane Song of the Week: "If You Start Crying"

CREDITS

lyrics by Destiney, Alana, & Anthony / music by Johnny Newman

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Music
5:52 am
Thu March 28, 2013

It's Movie Time March 29, 2013: Olympus Has Fallen

Carolyn and John have decidely different opinions about  this thriller.


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WCBE Exclusive
1:33 pm
Wed March 27, 2013

Katy Moffatt Live From Studio A April 1, 2013@11am

Credit www.katymoffatt.com

Katy Moffat will be in town to perform at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza the following evening.

She will perform a few songs and chat during the 11am hour.

That's on 90.5  WCBE FM and HD Columbus, and 106.3FM in Newark

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First Listen
9:28 am
Tue March 26, 2013

First Listen: Bombino, 'Nomad'

Bombino's new album, Nomad, comes out April 2.
Ron Wyman Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Sun April 7, 2013 10:39 pm

Audio for this feature is no longer available.

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First Listen
9:27 am
Tue March 26, 2013

First Listen: Telekinesis, 'Dormarion'

Telekinesis' new album, Dormarion, comes out April 2.
Kyle Johnson Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Wed April 3, 2013 8:00 am

Audio for this feature is no longer available.

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First Listen
9:23 am
Tue March 26, 2013

First Listen: 'The Music Is You: A Tribute To John Denver'

The Music Is You: A Tribute to John Denver comes out April 2.
Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Wed April 3, 2013 7:57 am

Audio for this feature is no longer available.

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Music
5:30 pm
Sat March 23, 2013

Bebo Valdés, Giant Of Cuban Music, Is Dead

Bebo Valdés rehearses at the Latin Grammy Awards in 2004.
Robyn Beck AFP/Getty Images

Originally published on Thu March 28, 2013 7:04 pm

One of the giants of Cuban music, pianist and composer/arranger Bebo Valdés, died Friday in Sweden due to complications from pneumonia, according to his wife and manager. He was 94.

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WCBE EXCLUSIVE
5:26 pm
Sat March 23, 2013

Carrie Rodriguez Live From Studio A March 29, 2013 @ 2PM!

Carrie Rodriguez will perform Live From Studio A

Carrie Rogriguez will play a few songs live during the Global Village to get you ready for her show that night at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza.

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WCBE EXCLUSIVE
5:15 pm
Sat March 23, 2013

Martha Wainwright Live From Studio A March 27, 2013 @2PM!

Martha Wainwright will perform Live From Studio A

Martha Wainwright will play a few songs live during the Global Village ahead of her show that night at The Basement!

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WCBE EXCLUSIVE
4:49 pm
Sat March 23, 2013

Ryan Bingham Live From Studio A March 25, 2013 @ 2PM!

Ryan Bingham will perform Live From Studio A

Ryan Bingham is out on the road in support of his latest release Tomorrowland and he'll be making a stop by WCBE to play live for us!

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