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Roots 'N Offshoots

Sundays, 9pm - 11pm

Our very own queen of the honkytonk Maggie Brennan slides on her boots and lassos the finest in American roots music and its related forms; including folk, bluegrass, rockabilly, country and more. Perfect listening after a long day on the trail or around the campfire.

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Her new release is "Somebody's Child", which is available for online purchase here

She is currently on the road with Bryan Ferry. Their Central Ohio stop will be at the Palace Theatre.

Judith will be joined by Leland Sklar, Pedro Segundo and Gabriella Swallow for this, and several other performances on this tour.

This Columbus based band has been making music since 2008.

You can buy their "Good Times And Strife" release here.

Hear them perform live in WCBE's studio A before their show at Spacebar the evening of the 17th.

That's One Eye Theory, on 90.5 FM and HD WCBE Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, online at wcbe.org, and on Apple Music.

Front Country
Anna Webber

The West Coast outfit Front Country will making a stop at WCBE to play Live From Studio A in advance of the FREE Winter Wednesday event at Woodland's Tavern that night at 6PM!

The put out their debut full-length album Sake of the Sound in 2014 and will be releasing the new album Other Love Songs on April 7th on Organic Records.

They will also play at the Rumba Cafe later that night.

Sarah's latest effort, "Monsters", came out last summer.

Joshua came out with "Always Going to be Here" and "Let Me In", both from last summer. These two will be together on tour for about a week in late March.

That's Sarah Potenza and Joshua Davis, live from studio A, on 90.5 FM and HD WCBE Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, online at wcbe.org, and Apple Music.

The six piece powerhouse Big Something will join us Live From Studio A during the Global Village

WCBE is looking forward to hosting Doyle Bramhall II Live From Studio A

Cleveland rockers Welshly Arms will return to WCBE to play Live From Studio A!

That night you can catch them over at the Rumba Cafe with local outfit Nick D' & The Believers!

The Charleston, S.C., country-rock band SUSTO will play Live From Studio A in advance of the show that night with Cereus Bright at The Basement!

They're out on the road with their latest release & I'm Fine Today and we look forward to their stop in Columbus!

The Dallas Moore Band will be dropping by WCBE to play a few songs Live From Studio A during the Global Village

The Infamous Stringdusters, the bluegrass outfit that formed in Nashville in 2006 will return to perform a few songs Live From Studio A during the Global Village

They'll perform that night at the Park Street Saloon with Billy Strings!

They're out on the road with their brand new release Laws Of Gravity and you'll get to hear all about on WCBE!

Griffin House is out on the road with his latest release So On And So Forth and will be making a stop in  Columbus! 

Souther
Forrest Roberts

Souther's "Scenes" release has been out for a few months now, and can be purchased here.

The new one, "Souther Is For Lovers", is ready to go, and the release show for that one will be at The Shrunken Head Saturday January 21st.

If you can't make it out Saturday night, you can still hear a live performance and interview from studio A before that show.

WCBE is looking forward to the return of G. Love Live From Studio A in advance of the show that night with G. Love & Special Sauce and RIPE at the A&R Music Bar presented by WCBE!

They're out on the road with their latest release Love Saves The Day and you'll get to hear all about it during the Global Village in the 2PM hour!

Singer/songwriter/bassist Bonnie Whitmore will perform Live From Studio A with her band in advance of her show that night at Natalie's

The former frontman of Augustana, Dan Layus has a new release out, "Dangerous Things".

His new offering is available through his website.

He will resume touring in January, but you can hear him play a few songs, and talk about this new release before that.

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

These guys out of Nashville have been described as having musical influences ranging from rock, bluegrass, funk, metal and classic country.

Their Star City release from earlier this year contains their new single "Martha" which can be viewed online on youtube here.

They're just passing through town this time around, so the only way to hear a live performance from them will be to tune in to 90.5 FM and HD WCBE Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, online at wcbe.org, and on apple music.

WCBE is looking forward to a Live From Studio A session with Wayne Hancock

Columbus' third annual tribute to The Last Waltz will take place on Friday, Nov. 18th at Park Street Saloon and the house band of the night will play a few songs in advance during the Global Village

Doc Robinson is a collaboration between Nick D'andrea (Nick D And The Believers) and Jon Elliott (The Floorwalkers).

Their new EP is "Golden Daze" , and the release show is scheduled to take place at Brothers Drake on Saturday November 19th.

Listen to a few songs before the new EP comes out, live from studio A.

Tune in for a Live From Studio A session with Brent Cobb during the Global Village!

He's out on the road with a his brand new debut release Shine On Rainy Day and will be the support act for Anderson East at the A&R Music Bar!

Sean McConnell will perform a few songs during the Global Village

He will be in Toledo on the 16th, and in Akron the evening of the 17th, so if you want to hear him perform in Columbus on the 17th, your only option will be to tune in to WCBE.

He's been touring in support of his new release, "The Heart Watches While The Brain Burns", out on October 14th.

Hear what Mike Doughty has been up to since his last studio A visit, which was back in 2014.

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

WCBE is looking forward to the return of Tommy Castro & The Painkillers to perform Live From Studio A!

They're out on the road with their latest release Method To My Madness and will be making a stop in Columbus!

They'll first play a few songs during the Global Village in the 2PM hour and then head on over to Natalie's in Worthington that night for the show presented by Crazy Mama's Concerts and WCBE!

It's been several years since his last visit to studio A.

With several musical releases now under his belt, he's recorded duets with Patty Griffin, and Lucinda Williams.

He has also worked with Charlie Sexton on a couple of releases, and they also created music for the "Monster Hunter" movie.

After this Live From Studio A Session, he will perform at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza In Worthington.

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

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.

Amanda Shires
Josh Wool

Amanda Shires is out on the road with her fifth studio release My Piece Of Land 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

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