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9:38 am
Mon November 18, 2013

NPR Music & KCRW Present: Cut/Copy LIVE via video webcast from NYC, Nov. 19th @10pm

Emilie Elizabeth facebook.com

Coming up Tuesday, November 19th at 10pm, NPR Music & KCRW present Australian party people Cut Copy in a live video webcast from New York City on Tuesday.  The event is co-sponsored by KCRW's Metropolis, the premiere electronic music show in public radio.  It will kick off with a DJ set by Metropolis host Jason Bentley at approximately 10 p.m. ET.

Live From Studio A REPLAY
12:37 pm
Thu November 14, 2013

Jesse Dee: Live From Studio A REPLAY


Jesse Dee joined us Live in Studio A on April 16, 2013. Listen to the entire performance again here!

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2:17 am
Mon November 4, 2013

The Eastern Sea: Live From Studio A REPLAY

The Eastern Sea joined us Live in Studio A on August 12, 2013. Listen to the entire performance again! 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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2:16 am
Mon November 4, 2013

Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys: Live From Studio A REPLAY

Big Sandy & His Fly-Rite Boys performed Live in Studio A on September 11, 2013. You can enjoy the entire performance 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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2:15 am
Mon November 4, 2013

Live From Studio A REPLAY: Emily Bell

Emily Bell Live From Studio A

Emily Bell and her band performed Live in Studio A on July 17, 2013. Now you can enjoy their performance again right here on wcbe.org! 

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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Membership News
11:38 am
Thu October 31, 2013

WCBE's Beat Michigan Football Bash!

Come celebrate a Buckeye victory with WCBE Ohio State Alumni!

Join us on Saturday, November 30th from 9am-5pm at Woodlands Tavern for OSU v. Michigan! The game will be up on multiple big screen tv’s, and there will be a complementary all-you-can-eat pizza buffet from Mikey’s Late Night Slice.

11:03 am
Thu October 31, 2013

Happy Halloween from WCBE & NPR!

Boo! Thinking about making an NPR carved pumpkin? Can you handle the Scariest Hashtag Ever?  Read on...if you dare!

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1:32 pm
Tue October 29, 2013

Ethan Johns Tonight on The World Cafe @8pm!

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Ethan Johns joins David Dye for a live set tonight at 8pm on 90.5 FM WCBE Columbus!
Ethan John is a thinking songwriter's producer. He has worked with strong artists like Laura Marling, Ryan Adams and Ray LaMontagne along with many others. Now he has finally released the songs he tells us he has been writing all along on his debut album If Not Now Then When?
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10:54 am
Thu October 24, 2013

NPR Music Presents: Arcade Fire Live Monday Oct. 28th @10pm

via Aracade Fire's Facebook page

Coming up Monday evening at 10pm on wcbe.org, NPR Music presents a special First Listen Live with a performance from Arcade Fire! 

To get you ready for the concert, here's Acade Fire peforming Normal Person on The Colbert Report on October 21st!

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10:00 am
Sun October 13, 2013

A Prairie Home Companion Member Match Activated!

The cast of A Prairie Home Companion, including Tim Russell (third from left)

Today our renewing members challenge you to donate to WCBE!  The member match for A Prairie Home Companion is $2,000! And in order for these funds to be released they must be matched by our listeners between 10am - 12pm today 10/13! Call 614-365-5711 to have your donation matched now, and thanks!

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1:12 pm
Fri October 11, 2013

Member Match Activated!

Today our renewing members challenge you to donate to WCBE!  The member match for the Global Village is $1,500! And in order for these funds to be "released",  they must be matched by our listeners between 1pm-2pm.  Call 614-365-5711 to have your donation matched now, and thanks!

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Saturday Documentary Special
11:30 am
Tue September 24, 2013

Word of Mouth - Girl Power Interrupted

Our final conversations for the season center around where women are (and aren't) in American Woman culture...from the evolution of  Wonder Woman to a boot camp for feminism.

Airs Saturday, September 28th, at 3pm on 90.5 FM, WCBE.

Science + Technology
10:44 am
Tue September 24, 2013

WCBE's Homepage Has A New Look!

WCBE has been working with NPR Digital Services over the past few months to transition our homepage to a new layout. NPR Digital Services assists affiliated member stations, like WCBE, by providing services like our website, webstream, and playlists for our listeners. 

Teacher Talk
10:24 am
Thu September 19, 2013

Teacher Talk, September 17th, 2013: Superintendent, Dr. Dan Good

Dr. Dan Good, interim Supt. of the CCS has taken the time to join host Sue Misiak on Teacher Talk to discuss the upcoming operating levy and bond issue. Through our discussion we will also learn about the man, the educator, and the administrator, Dr. Good.

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12:13 pm
Tue September 10, 2013

Heat Wave Safety Tips from NOAA & The American Red Cross

Today's forecast calls for a heat index around 101 degrees. Here are some tips from NOAA for staying safe during extreme heat conditions:

  • Take extra precautions if you work or spend time outside. When possible, reschedule strenuous activities to early morning or evening.


  • To reduce risk of heat related illnesses during outdoor work, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration recomends scheduling frequent rest breaks in shaded or air conditioned environments.


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Monthly Music & More
12:47 pm
Thu September 5, 2013

WCBE's Monthly Music & More! Ultimate Gov't Mule Fan Giveaway!

*Registration for this giveaway is now closed.

Gov't Mule fans, September is the month for YOU! Central Ohio's NPR station announces our 3rd Monthly Music & More Giveaway, featuring a prize package perfect for for the ultimate Gov't Mule experience! A donation is not required, but every donation made between now and September 30th will get you automatically registered! The winner will be announced on October 1st, and will receive:  

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Teacher Talk
2:15 am
Wed September 4, 2013

Teacher Talk, September 3rd, 2013: Amy Burt

Host Sue Misiak speaks with Amy Burt, a CCS special education teacher. We’ll learn about the passion that Columbus educators bring to their work and Amy’s own efforts to help her students.

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Broadcast Bits
3:35 pm
Sat August 31, 2013

Labor Day Special Programming Schedule 2013

"We Can Do It!"
J. Howard Miller Wikipedia Commons

9am: America Abroad: Syria and the Responsibility to Protect - This episode of America Abroad explores how the US and the international community have responded to humanitarian crises around the globe since after the Cold War, from Rwanda and Bosnia to Libya and Syria. At the heart of the program is this fundamental question: what does it take – and what should it take – for world powers to intervene to save lives?

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Special JazzSet Presentation
1:35 pm
Fri August 23, 2013

Marian McPartland Edition of JazzSet, Saturday August 24th @3pm


Coming up on a special edition of JazzSet this Saturday August 24th at 3pm, host Dee Dee Bridgewaterfeatures the Marian McPartland Trio playing at The Kennedy Center, from February, 2005. 

During the show, Marian moves through an Ellington medley to pieces by Ornette Coleman, Jerome Kern, Bix Beiderbecke/Jimmy McPartland, Mary Lou Williams. She takes a request for "A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square" and closes with "When the Saints" in a moving, personal arrangement. 

Teacher Talk
1:59 pm
Thu August 22, 2013

Teacher Talk, August 20th, 2013: Rhonda Johnson, CEA

CEA President Rhonda Johnson is tonight's guest as we begin the 2013/2014 school year. We welcome back our students and the teaching staff. We also discuss recent personnel changes, the new interim superintendent, and the November levy.

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