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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These two veterans of the World Saxophone Quartet will be in Central Ohio to play a few shows with the Jazz Poetry Ensemble.

They will perform at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza in Worthington on Sept. 9, and at Dick's Den, the next night.

Then on Sept. 13, 3:45 pm, they'll be at the Hot Times Festival.

The release show for his new cd, "My Mountain", is coming up at Woodlands Tavern on September 10.

He also plays Wednesdays at the Ugly Tuna Saloona.

Hear more about this Central Ohio based musician, live from studio a.

That's Brian Douglas Day, on 90.5 FM and HD WCBE Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, online at wcbe.org, and now on Apple Music.

Kristin Diable and her band will play a few songs during the Global Village in advance of the show that night at The Basement with local group Theo's Loose Hinges and Jordan Kirk!

Psychedelic-JazzBluesFunk with a touch of Latin based Reggae are the sounds that make up the Boston based The Jauntee who will play a few songs during the Global Village!

Wednesday night they'll wrap up the SweetWater Summertime Music Series at The Park Street Patio! FREE! 7-9PM!

Tune in for live music and conversation with The Jauntee! It's all waiting for you on 90.5FM Columbus, 106.3FM Newark and on line at www.wcbe.org!

This Washington DC based act returns to Ohio to perform at the Riverside Blues Fest in St. Mary's on Saturday August 29.

Then on Sunday August 30 they'll perform at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza in Worthington.

One last Ohio stop for this band before heading back to the east coast will be in WCBE's studio a.

Find out what they've been up to since their last visit to WCBE, which was back in May of 2013.

This North Carolina based act will be performing in Lakeside Ohio the evening of the 27th, and will pass through Central Ohio on the way to a gig in Lexington Kentucky the evening of the 28th.

Their only performance in central Ohio this time around will be live from WCBE's studio A.

Hear this exclusive live performance from Mipso, on 90.5 FM and HD WCBE Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, online at wcbe.org, and now on Apple Music.

Tune in and hear all about the long awaited premier of The Shazzbots brand new TV show that will take place on Saturday, August 22nd at the Gateway Film Center!

Tune in for a live local performance and conversation on We're The Shazzbots from none other than The Shazzbots!

It's all waiting for you on 90.5FM Columbus, 106.3FM Newark and on line at www.wcbe.org!

LISTEN HERE!

The progressive funk rock band Yosemight will play a few songs during the Global Village in advance of the next installment of the FREE SweetWater Summertime Music Series at Park Street Patio

Anyone who caught the national television debut of Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats on The Tonight Show recently witnessed something special: the arrival of a force of nature. The song was titled "S.O.B." Rateliff, backed by his gritty band — which comes complete with an organist and a horn section — veered from whispery pleas to ecclesiastical howls.

British singer-songwriter Bobby Long will play a few songs during the Global Village in advance of his show that night at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza and Live Music!

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The legendary Ramblin' Jack Elliot, along with Nell Robinson and Jim Nunally, visit Studio A for music and conversation Thursday during the 11am hour on Ante Meridiem.

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Chuck Mead (of BR549) returns to Studio A to perform a few songs live during the 11am hour on Ante Meridiem!

Chuck and his Grassy Knoll Boys are back in town for a show that night at Natalie's Coal-Fired Pizza and Live Music.

It's live music and conversation with Chuck Mead Live From Studio A Wednesday, August 12 on 90.5FM Columbus, 106.3FM Newark, on line at www.wcbe.org and now streaming on Apple Music!

LISTEN HERE!

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Ezra Furman will perform a few of his songs during the Global Village in advance of his show that night at Ace Of Cups.

He's out on the road in support of the brand new release Perpetual Motion People and will be making a stop in Columbus with J. Fernandez, Comrade Question and Hateflirt!

Pavement's minor MTV hit, "Cut Your Hair," came out in 1994, and the song's offbeat, ramshackle charm introduced the cult indie band to a broader audience. It also marked the end of an era. Pavement had been releasing records for five years at that point, most of them shaggier and noisier than the weirdly winning "Hair." Yet despite the absurdity and abrasiveness at its heart, the band had been swept into the alt-rock mania of the mid-'90s. The Secret History, Vol.

Singer-songwriter Kevin Welch will play a few songs during the Global Village in advance of his show that night at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza and Live Music!

Lilly and Aaron will be playing that night at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza In Worthington.

They're playing several shows together in July and August.

The daughter of John Hiatt, Lilly's "Royal Blue" release came out earlier this year.

Aaron's latest release is "Telling Stories To The Walls".

Hear what these two have been up to lately, live from studio a.

Gavin James, the 22  year old singer-songwriter from Dublin, Ireland will play a few songs for us during the Global Village!  He's out on the road with the multiple Grammy award winning artist Sam Smith and making a stop in Columbus!  Although the show scheduled at The Schottenstein center has been postponed until October 5th...Gavin will still be doing a live session with us here at WCBE!

Tune in for live music and conversation with Gavin James on 90.5FM Columbus, 106.3FM Newark and on line at www.wcbe.org!

Singer-songwriter Cris Jacobs of the Rock/Blues/Funk outfit The Bridge will play a few songs during the Global Village.

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