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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3:35 pm
Wed May 13, 2015

WCBE Presents Amy Black Live From Studio A Fri. May 15, 2015 @ 2PM!

Amy Black

Amy Black will perform a few songs during the Global Village in advance of her show with Brother Sun that night at Columbus Performing Arts Center!

Black's new album was recorded at FAME Recording Studios in Muscle Shoals, AL with Spooner Oldham featuring nine classic soul, R&B and blues songs and three new originals.

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9:47 pm
Mon May 11, 2015

WCBE Presents The Bros. Landreth Live From Studio A Thurs. May 14, 2015 @ 2PM!

The Bros. Landreth
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The Americana, Alt-Country, Roots group The Bros. Landreth will play a few songs during the Global Village in advance of their show that night at The Basement presented by WCBE! 

The Winnipeg based outfit recently won a Juno award for their new release Let It Lie and are out on the road in support of this CD with a stop in Columbus!  

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Music
8:57 pm
Mon May 11, 2015

WCBE Presents Devil Doves Live From Studio A Tues. May 12, 2015 @ 2PM!

Devil Doves

Junior Kauffman, Kyle Davis and Eric Nassau make up the local folk trio the Devil Doves and they'll play a mini concert for us during the Global Village

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First Listen
4:51 pm
Sat May 9, 2015

Review: Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell, 'The Traveling Kind'

Emmylou Harris & Rodney Crowell's new album, The Traveling Kind, comes out May 12.
David McClister Courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Tue May 12, 2015 4:19 pm

It took Emmylou Harris and Rodney Crowell nearly four decades to get around to making their first duets album, Old Yellow Moon, and just two years to follow it with The Traveling Kind. Their collaborative debut may have swept two of the biggest awards in their genre — a Best Americana Album Grammy and Album Of The Year at the Americana Awards — but there were more powerful incentives for them to team up again.

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Music
4:37 pm
Thu May 7, 2015

WCBE Presents Toro Y Moi Live From Studio A Fri. May 8, 2015 @ 1PM!

Toro Y Moi

Chazwick Bradley Bundick, better known by his stage name Toro y Moi, is an American recording artist and producer who is out on the road in support of his latest release What For?

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WCBE Exclusive
9:01 am
Wed May 6, 2015

WCBE Presents Fox Valley Harvest Live From Studio A Thurs. May 7, 2015@11AM!

Fox Valley Harvest

They recently finished their self-titled release.

The cd release show is coming up at Woodlands Tavern on Saturday May 9.

These guys also have a show coming up at the Summer Camp Music Festival on May 21.

Listen in on a conversation, and live performance from Fox Valley Harvest.

That's on 90.5 WCBE FM and HD Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, online at wcbe.org, and now streaming online through iTunes radio.

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Music
5:22 pm
Tue May 5, 2015

WCBE Presents EMEFE Live From Studio A Fri. May 8, 2015 @ 2PM!

EMEFE

Tune in for a live session with NYC Funk-Pop outfit EMEFE during the Global Village

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Music
4:27 pm
Tue May 5, 2015

WCBE Presents Bill Kurzenberger Live From Studio A Thurs. May 7, 2015 @ 2PM!

Bill Kurzenberger

Local musician Bill Kurzenberger will be playing a few songs Live From Studio A on Thursday, May 7th @ 2:06PM during the Global Village

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Music
5:34 pm
Mon May 4, 2015

WCBE Presents Turbo Fruits Live From Studio A May 5, 2015 @ 2PM!

Turbo Fruits

Turbo Fruits is a garage rock band from Nashville, Tennessee founded by Be Your Own Pet guitarist Jonas Stein. 

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Music
4:50 pm
Mon May 4, 2015

WCBE Presents Ballroom Thieves Live From Studio A Tues. May 5, 2015 @ 11AM!

The Ballroom Thieves

Join us for a live session with the Boston, Massachusetts outfit The Ballroom Thieves

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Music
5:14 pm
Mon April 27, 2015

WCBE Presents Southern Culture On The Skids, The D-Rays @ Rumba Cafe Sun. May 3rd, 2015!

Southern Culture On The Skids

WCBE proudly presents the return of Southern Culture On The Skids to the Rumba Cafe on Sunday, May 3rd!  The D-Rays will open up at 7PM! 

The raucous trio out of Chapel Hill, N.C., consists of Rick Miller, Dave Hartman and Mary Huff  who have been putting out their rock n' roll sounds since 1983 with their latest dance mix 12" from SCOTS and the B-52's Fred Schneider, "Party At My Trouse",  which came out Feb 10, 2015!

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WCBE Exclusive
12:05 pm
Sun April 26, 2015

WCBE Presents Stu Larsen @ The Rumba Cafe Fri. May 1, 2015!

Stu Larsen

WCBE proudly presents Australian singer-songwriter Stu Larsen as he returns to the Rumba Cafe for a show on Friday, May 1st! 

He's out on the road in support of his debut full length release Vagabond and will be joined by Natsuki Kurai and Matt Sander in Columbus!

Be sure to listen to the weekday music programs 9:15AM-3PM for chance to win tickets to the event!

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

Music
5:45 pm
Wed April 22, 2015

WCBE Presents Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers @ The A&R Music Bar Sat. April 25, 2015!

Nicki Bluhm

WCBE proudly presents the return of Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers to Columbus on Saturday, April 25th at The A&R Music Bar

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Music
4:43 pm
Sun April 19, 2015

WCBE Presents Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band Live From Studio A Wed. April 22, 2015 @ 2PM!

The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band

The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band will join us for a live session during the Global Village

The raucous country blues act is out on the road with their brand new release So Delicious and will be making at stop at WCBE in advance of their show that night at Woodland's Tavern!  Local musician Jesse Henry will open up!

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Music
4:29 pm
Sun April 19, 2015

WCBE Presents Tony Lucca Live From Studio A Tues. April 21, 2015 @ 2PM!

Tony Lucca

Singer-Songwriter Tony Lucca will play a few songs for us during the Global Village in advance of his show that night at the Rumba Cafe with Anna Rose, Castle Creek and local artist Spencer Saylor!

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Music
10:50 pm
Thu April 16, 2015

WCBE Presents Ryan Montbleau Band @ Woodland's Tavern Sun. April 26th!

Ryan Montbleau

WCBE proudly presents Ryan Montbleau along with his band on Sunday, April 26th at Woodland's Tavern

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Music
8:22 pm
Thu April 16, 2015

WCBE Presents Robben Ford w/ Colin John @ Park St. Saloon Fri. April 17th!

Robben Ford

WCBE proudly presents Robben Ford at the Park Street Saloon with Colin John on Friday, April 17th!

The five time Grammy nominee and guitar virtuoso's tour for his brand new release Into The Sun is currently underway and we're looking forward to a night of great blues, jazz and rock in Columbus!

SRO tickets available HERE!

Music
3:51 pm
Thu April 16, 2015

WCBE Presents The Floorwalkers Live From Studio A Fri. April 17, 2015 @ 2PM!

The Floorwalkers

The long awaited album from one of Columbus' favorite local groups will be out this Saturday, April 18th! 

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Music
5:54 pm
Wed April 15, 2015

WCBE Presents Gangstagrass at the Rumba Cafe Thurs. April 16, 2015 @

Gangstagrass

WCBE proudly presents Gangstagrass on Thursday, April 16th at the Rumba Cafe with local musician Stephanie Jeffreys to kick things off at 8PM!

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Music
5:40 pm
Wed April 15, 2015

WCBE Presents Guster Live From Studio A Thurs. April 16, 2015 @ 2PM!

Guster

Guster is an American alternative rock band from Boston, Massachusetts. 

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