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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Dynamo
dynamo-music.com

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!

LISTEN HERE!

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.

His new cd, "Grandfather Mountain",  is now available.

The release show will be taking place the evening of August 5th at the McConnel Arts Center of Worthington, starting at about 7pm.

Some of the folks who will be joining him include Adam Schlenker, Steve Fox, Jane Van Voorhis, and Joe Lautzenheiser.

WCBE

is looking forward to the return of Nell Robinson and Jim Nunally Band Live From Studio A during the Global Village before the special FREE event that night at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza & Live Music in Worthington!

Brazilian native Diego Figueiredo will join us during the Global Village for a Live From Studio A session!

The British singer-songwriter Barns Courtney will play a few songs for us during the Global Village!

Tune in to hear what's in the works with Barns since his song "Fire" appeared on the soundtrack to the Bradley Cooper vehicle Burnt in 2015.

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

LISTEN HERE!

The Temperance Movement
Rob Blackham

Tune in for a Live From Studio A session with The Temperance Movement during the Global Village in advance of their show that night at the A&R Music Bar with The Stone Foxes!

Tune in during the Global Village for a Live From Studio A session with Johnny Campbell & The Bluegrass Drifters in advance of their show that night at Natalie's!

Live music, conversation and chances to win tickets to the show are all waiting for you on 90.5FM Columbus, 106.3FM Newark and on line at www.wcbe.org!

The new release is "Big Restless", and the release show will be at Ace Of Cups Friday July 29.

A project of Robert Loss, Blind Engineer started as a solo home-recording project about 5 years ago, but has since evolved into something much more.

Lately, he has been playing with Jesse Charles, Bill Heingartner and Eric Nassau.

The Cactus Blossoms
Nate Ryan

Tune in for live music, conversation and a chance to win tickets to the show at Woodland's Tavern!

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Hollis Brown
Shervin Lainez

Hollis Brown returns to WCBE for a Live From Studio A session in advance of their show that night at Ace Of Cups with The Bygones!

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

The four piece local group Cherry Chrome will be performing their dreamy alt rock Live From Studio A during the Global Village!

That night they'll celebrate the release of the self-titled EP at Ace Of Cups along with Sylvie Mix and Inner Mikey.

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

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