Coming Live To Studio A

One of the best things about WCBE is our live music. Keep up to date with the latest Live From Studio A performances coming up in the future. We bring you live in-studio sessions with local and national acts every week on 90.5 FM. Tune in and listen!


These guys currently touring in support of their release, "America, Location 12".

They'll be playing in several states in this part of the country during late June and early July.

Guster and Esmé Patterson will be opening for them at their show at Express Live!, the evening of the 27th.

WCBE is looking forward to the return of Ray Wylie Hubbard to perform Live From Studio A during the Global Village

This singer/songwriter based in Seattle will be stopping by studio A to talk about his career, and play a few songs live.

He's doing a series of radio interviews this week, so he won't be performing in town.

This interview will be your only chance to hear him play in Columbus this time around.

Tune in to hear Robbie Christmas, live from studio A, on 90.5 FM and HD WCBE Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, online at and on Apple Music.

They have shows coming up this weekend at the COMFEST Solar stage on Friday June 23, and at Woodlands Tavern Saturday June 24.

They're also busy recording new material.

This four piece act consists of  Junior Kauffman on vocals, Kyle "Headband" Davis on the cajon, Rico "Thunderstorm" Nassau on the bass, and Jeff Straw on the keys.

Her last visit to studio A was about a year ago, when she was touring in support of her "Resistor" release.

Lately she's been on the road with John Paul White, and they'll perform at 31 West in Newark the evening of the 21st.

John Paul White's new effort "Beulah" is now available through his website.

After that, they'll be playing a show in Cleveland, before heading out to the east coast.

They'll be at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza in Worthington the night before their performance in studio A.

You can pre-order their new self titled release through their website.

You can also listen to bits of the songs here.

Beppe Gambetta will return to WCBE to perform Live From Studio A

Toronto indie-rockers Fast Romantics will perform Live From Studio A during the Global Village in advance of their show at the Rumba Cafe! 

They're out on the road with their new full length studio release American Love and will be making a stop in Columbus!  Also performing at the Rumba will be Air Traffic Controller!

Cousin Simple, the high school band from St. Charles Preparatory Academy will be performing Live From Studio A on Friday, June 9th during the Global Village!

He relocated to Columbus from New Jersey a few years back.

Sean Marshall & The Near Miss have a new release, simply titled "New"

The release show will be at Rambling House Soda the evening of the 9th, starting at about 9pm.

They'll also be travelling to Pennsylvania, Indiana and New Jersey for shows this summer.

Tune in for a Live From Studio A session with Blaenavon during the Global Village

Jordan Kirk
Ben Goldfarb

Local musician Jordan Kirk will stop by WCBE to perform Live From Studio A during the Global Village

Their new EP, "You Can Follow", comes out June 9th, but you can listen to it online today here.

They'll be performing at the Columbus Arts Festival on June 9th, and on June 10th, they'll be at Ramblin' House Soda for their EP release show.

The Secret Sisters are Laura and Lydia Rogers.

They will perform at the Rumba Cafe the evening of May 26.

This will be one of their last shows in this part of the country, before they head west for shows in Washington, Oregon, and California.

"You Don't Own Me Anymore" is their latest release.

He's a singer songwriter and guitar player, and he's also known as the tour manager for the Dark Star Orchestra.

The Dark Star Jubilee Music Festival is this weekend at Legend Valley in Thornville Ohio.

Matt will play a few songs, and talk about this year's festival, which will include appearances from Railroad Earth, and Keller Williams Kwahtro and Hot Tuna.

A couple of the musical styles she dabbles in include samba and bossa nova, sometimes singing in english.

Her voice appears in the movie, "The Devil's Toothpick", which also features music from saxophonist Donald Harrison, and Gilberto Gil, who served as Brazil's minister of culture from 2003 to 2008.

Before Kenia started her own label, Mooka records, she released recordings on the RCA, and Denon labels.

Josh Krajcik
Red Generation Photography

Josh Krajcik will return to WCBE to perform Live From Studio A during the Global Village

Columbus musician Lizard McGee...the front man behind the group Earwig will be dropping by WCBE to perform Live From Studio A!

Tune in to hear about his solo release Spooky Jets At A Distance and the latest release from Earwig.

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


Sandrine Lee

His latest musical offering, "Long List Of Priors", is available here.

Some of the artists helping out on this release include, Amy Helm, Larry Campbell, Peter Wolf and David Crosby.

He's also had opportunities to work with Keith Richards, Mick Jagger, Merle Haggard, Cheryl Wheeler, Judy Collins, Jerry Douglas and Ricky Skaggs.

They will both be playing at Natalie's Coal Fired Pizza In Worthington the evening of the 9th.

Local artist Jared Mahone is getting ready to perform at some house concerts in Virginia, Maryland, and New Jersey. He's been working on some new material playing solo at house concerts earlier this year.

He will be performing in Hudson Ohio the evening of the 4th, but will be traveling back to play at the Central Ohio Folk Festival this weekend.

It's been a while since his last visit to studio A.

Listen in to find out what he's been up to since then.

The Philadelphia based rock n' rollers Low Cut Connie are out on the road with their brand new release Dirty Pictures (part 1) and will be making a stop in Columbus! 

Since he last visited studio A in support of  his first release, "Angeleno", back in late 2015, Sam Outlaw has been playing shows as far away as Europe and Australia.

This time, he will be talking about his new recording, "Tenderheart", and playing a few songs as well.

Bummers will be returning to WCBE for a Live From Studio A session during the Global Village

WCBE is looking forward to the return of Barrence Whitfield to perform Live From Studio A

The San Diego based outfit Little Hurricane will join us Live From Studio A during the Global Village

WCBE is looking forward to hosting a Live From Studio A session with Magic Dick with Terry Davidson & The Gears during the Global Village

The Worn Flints
Nick Fancher Photography

The Worn Flints will be doing a Live From Studio A session at WCBE in advance of their CD release show for Clementine at Studio 35 on Thurs. April 20th! 

"Building A Building", the debut full length release from Yellow Paper Planes, comes out the same day as their visit to studio A.

It will be available as a digital download, CD, and on vinyl.

The release show is scheduled for the evening of April 21, at Ace Of Cups.

Irene Young

They'll be returning to Byrne's Pub the evening of April 20.

Based in California, musicians in this band come from as far away as Norway and Cuba.

Hear what they've been up to since their last visit to studio A.

That's Tempest, live from studio A, on 90.5 FM and HD, WCBE Columbus, 106.3 FM Newark, online at, and on Apple Music.