WCBE

The Global Village

Weekdays, Noon - 3pm

Maggie Brennan is your tour guide for a 3-hour musical journey starting in your very own backyard and reaching the ends of the earth. Live "Studio A" performances and interviews in the 2 o'clock hour, top of the hour news updates from National Public Radio.

Every weekday afternoon at 2:55pm, you can also hear "The Writer's Almanac", hosted by Garrison Keillor.

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Joan Shelley will drop by the WCBE studios for a Live From Studio A session on Wed. Sept. 28th! 

WCBE is looking forward to the return of The Devil Makes Three Live From Studio A

WCBE is looking forward to hosting The Growlers Live From Studio A the day after their sold out show at the A&R Music Bar! 

Having performed in places as far away as Europe and Australia, Nikki and her band will perform at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza In Worthington the evening of the 27th.

They'll be heading back to Europe in November as well, playing places like the Czech Republic, and Poland.

Their latest release, "Heavy Hearts Hard Fists", came out last year, and it's available through iTunes.

The UK's Bear's Den will be playing a few songs during the Global Village Live From Studio A in advance of their sold out show at The Basement!

They touring in support of the brand new album Red Earth & Pouring Rain and we're looking forward to their session here at WCBE!

Tune in for live music, conversation and a chance to win tickets to the show!

Amanda Shires
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Amanda Shires is out on the road with her fifth studio release My Piece Of Land and will be making a stop in Columbus!   

Haley Bonar is out on the road with her seventh studio release Impossible Dream and will be making a stop in Columbus! 

WCBE is looking forward to the return of Lydia Loveless and her band to perform Live From Studio A

His new effort is, "American Fork", and you can read more about that online at lastchancerecords.com.

The release show for that will take place on September 2nd in Nashville, but you can see him perform live at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza In Worthington the evening of September 6th.

If you can't make it to either of those shows, you'll still have a chance to hear him perform live on WCBE the following morning.

St. Lenox will join us Live From Studio A to perform a few songs during the Global Village

Dynamo
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WCBE will host a Live From Studio A session with Nashville's Dynamo!

The New Kid Runner release, "Body Language", is now out.

Their release show is scheduled to be at Skully's Music Diner August 26th.

After that, Kid Runner will be playing shows in Michigan, Pennsylvania, and New York.

What have they been up to lately?

Find out for yourself, by tuning in to this studio A performance, on 90.5 FM and HD WCBE Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, online at wcbe.org, and now on Apple Music.

Miles Nielsen & The Rusted Hearts will be playing a few songs during the Global Village in advance of their show that night at Natalie's in Worthington! 

These guys have been busy touring all over the eastern United States, and they will stop by studio A before their show at the Rumba Cafe the evening of August 19

Their new cd, "Brand New Flag", can be pre-ordered through their new website.

Frontmen Micah Schnabel and Shane Sweeney last visited studio A back in 2013.

Hear what they've been up to since then.

Hailing from Hilton Head, S.C., rockers Cranford Hollow will be performing a few songs Live From Studio A in advance of their show that night at Park Street Tavern!

Tune in for live music, conversation and a chance to win tickets to the show!

It's all waiting for you on 90.5FM Columbus and on line at www.wcbe.org!

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His last visit to studio A was back in 2011, touring in support of "Sunset Over Hope Street".

He's had several releases since then, including his latest effort, "Silver Skies Blue", a collaboration with music legend Judy Collins which came out earlier this year.

Collins happens to be the subject the song "Suite: Judy Blue Eyes", which was written by Stephen Stills and appears on the CSN self-titled debut release from 1969.

Curtis Salgado will play his blend of blues and soul during the Global Village before the show that night at Natalie's in Worthington presented by Crazy Mama's Concerts and WCBE!

The winner of three awards at the 2013 Blues Music Awards, including the coveted B.B. KING ENTERTAINER OF THE YEAR! He's out on the road in support of his latest release The Beautiful Lowdown.

Consisting of Adam Schlenker, Matt Opachik, Hayes Griffin and Chris Stevens, these guys have a new self-titled release coming out.

This music will be featured at a show at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza in Worthington Sunday August 14.

You can hear them play live from studio a before that though.

They'll perform at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza in Worthington the evening of August 10th.

Grace Adele last visited studio A back in August of 2014.

Their cd, "Into The Wide Open Sky", is available on cdbaby.

Listen to them perform a few songs live in studio A.

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