Saturday, June 29, 2013

South Carolina Broadcasters on WCHL ArtSpot This Weekend

The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM EDT Sat and Sun with a visit with Mt. Airy's Ivy and David Sheppard of The South Carolina Broadcasters who talk to Art Menius about their powerful old-time and gospel music including a concert on Saturday, June 29th, at the ArtsCenter in Carrboro with The Honey DewDrops from Charlottesville.

Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones: http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Saturday, June 22, 2013

Mike Compton & Joe Newbery on WCHL ArtSpot this weekend

The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM EDT Sat and Sun with an engaging and sometimes hilarious conversation with Raleigh's Joe Newberry and Nashville's Mike Compton who talk to Art Menius about their collaboration as duo in old-time and bluegrass music including a concert this Thursday, June 27th, at the ArtsCenter.

Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/
The ArtSpot show page with archives of this show and other recent ones: http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

Saturday, June 15, 2013

Playlist From the Roots June 15, 2013 on WMMT-FM 88.7



From the Roots June 15, 2013 on WMMT-FM 88.7, real people’s radio from the Appalshop (Whitesburg, KY  www.wmmtfm.org). Hosted – remotely – on the second Saturday of each month by the Lazy Farm Boy (aka Art Menius; PO Box 1161; Carrboro, NC 27510), 11 AM until 2 PM eastern. http://artmenius.com and lazyfarmboy.blogspot.com.

John Hartford / Turn Your Radio On / Aeroplane / Warner Brothers / 1:22
Ernest Rogers / Mythological Blues / Turn Me Loose: The Outsiders of Country Music / Tompkins Square / 2:39
The Carper Family / Old Fashioned Gal / Old Fashioned Gal / www.carperfamily.com / 3:04
Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line / Barn Dance / Carnival / Blue Pig Music / 2:14
Bruce Molsky / Bonaparte's Retreat-Piney Ridge / If It Ain’t Here When I Get Back / self / 2:55
Alice Gerrard / Lonely Night / Bittersweet / Self / 1:56
Sam McGee / Franklin Blues / Imaginational Anthem Vol. 6: Origins of American Primitive Guitar / Tompkins Square / 2:57
Charlie Poole with the Highlanders / Under the Double Eagle / The Complete Paramount and Brunswick Recordings / Tompkins Square / 3:00
Pharis & Jason Romero / Long Gone Out West Blues / Long Gone Out West Blues / Lula / 2:58
Tweedy Brothers / Chicken Reel / Turn Me Loose : Outsiders of Old-Time Music / Tompkins Square / 2:45
John Cephas & Phil Wiggins / Dog Days of August / Classic Harmonica Blues / Smithsonian Folkways / 4:12
Mike Compton & Joe Newberry / How Long Blues / Live / self / 3:35
The Giddens Sisters / Another Man Done Gone / I Know I’ve Been Changed / Music Maker Relief Foundation / 2:29
Laureen Sheehan / Bearcat Blues / The Light Still Burns / Wilson River Records / 2:48
Will Shade, Charlie Burse, and Gus Cannon / Take Your Fingers Off It / Classic Harmonica Blues / Smithsonian Folkways / 2:55
Phil Wiggins & the Robert Johnson Trio / Sweet Home Chicago / Classic Harmonica Blues / Smithsonian Folkways / 4:18
Kaia Kater / Rappin’ Shady Grove / Banjo Babes / Wepecket / 3:07
Black Jake & the Carnies / Ain’t No Grave Gonna Keep My Body Down / Watching, Waiting / self / 2:53
The Dustbowl Revival / John the Revelator / Carry Me Home / dustbowlrevival.com / 4:53
The Giddens Sisters / I Know I’ve Been Changed / I Know I’ve Been Changed / Music Maker Relief Foundation / 3:05
The Carper Family / Box Car Blues / Old Fashioned Gal / www.carperfamily.com / 3:08
Riley Puckett / Darkey’s Wail / Imaginational Anthem Vol. 6: Origins of American Primitive Guitar / Tompkins Square / 3:00
Erynn Marshall and Friends / Milwaukee Blues / Tune Tramp / Hickory Jack / 3:43
John Baltzell / Money Musk Medley / Turn Me Loose: The Outsiders of Country Music / Tompkins Square / 3:40
Craver, Hicks, Watson & Newberry / Uncle Charlie’s Revenge / You’ve Been a Friend to Me / Barker / 3:35
Mike Craver / The Dame of Camelias / Bosh and Moonshine / Sapsucker Music / 2:05
Dave Davies / After the Ball / The Beautiful Old Turn of the Century Songs / Doubloon Records / 4:23
June 4 mp3 release, June 11 CD release
Dixon Brothers / After the Ball / The Dixon Brothers with The Callahan Brothers / JSP Records / 2:25
Sid Hemphill / After the Ball Was Over / Afro-American Folk Music from Tate and Panola Counties, Mississippi / Rounder / 1:57
Red Tail Ring / Ohio Turnpike / The Heart’s Swift Foot / Earth Work / 4:28
The Stray Birds / Dream to Blue / The Stray Birds / The Stray Birds / 3:32
Alice Gerrard / Bittersweet / Bittersweet / Self / 3:03
Bruce Molsky / Last of Callahan / If It Ain’t Here When I Get Back / self / 2:22
Laura Cortese / For Catherine / Into the Dark / thisislauracortese.com / 3:33
South Carolina Broadcasters / When I’m Gone / Short Time to Stay Here / Flaming Heart Records / 2:38
Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line / Carnival / Carnival / Blue Pig Music / 3:03
The Howling Brothers / Julia Belle Swain / Howl / Self / 3:06
Black Jake & the Carnies / Sinners, You Better Get Ready / Watching, Waiting / self / 4:26
The Honey DewDrops / One Kind Word / Silver Lining / The Honey Dewdrops / 3:15
South Carolina Broadcasters / Short Life of Trouble / Short Time to Stay Here / Flaming Heart Records / 3:30
Laura Cortese / Into the Dark / Into the Dark / thisislauracortese.com / 3:39
The Giddens Sisters / Cripple Creek / I Know I’ve Been Changed / Music Maker Relief Foundation / 1:38
Erynn Marshall and Friends / Rovin’ Gambler / Tune Tramp / Hickory Jack / 2:17
Billy Bragg / I Ain’t Got No Home / Tooth & Nail / Cooking Vinyl / 3:33
Paul’s Creek / O Ruby / Friends / PaulsCreek.com / 2:34
Dennis Cash / The Schoolhouse on the Hill / Sing Me A Carter Family Song / Blue Circle Records / 2:44
Cal Scott / Carved Wooden Box / Carved Wooden Box / Tamarack Recordings / 4:58
Dennis Cash / Lulu Wall / Sing Me A Carter Family Song / Blue Circle Records / 2:31
Dubl Handi / Shout Little Lulu / Up Like the Clouds / Self / 2:29
Sarah Alden/ Ida Red/ Fists of Violets / sarahakden.com / 4:11
South Carolina Broadcasters / Little Birdie / Short Time to Stay Here / Flaming Heart Records / 2:14

Cognitive Resonance Live on the WCHL-FM ArtSpot for June 15-16

The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM EDT Sat and Sun with a fabulous live performance by vocal ensemble Cognitive Resonance who talk to Art Menius about the four group concert they are hosting on Saturday, June 22nd, at the ArtsCenter.

Listen live: 97.9 FM, 1360 AM, and http://chapelboro.com/wchl/

From the Roots with Lazy Farm Boy Airs Today

This month's "From the Roots" with the Lazy Farm Boy on WMMT-FM 88.7 www.wmmtfm.org will air today, Saturday, June 15, from 11 AM until 2 PM Eastern Time due to WMMT-FM's live coverage of the fabulous Seedtime on the Cumberland Festival last weekend.

Three hours of new releases and reissues including new compilation from Tompkins Square and Frank Fairfield, Turn Me Loose: The Outsiders of Country Music, and new CDs from Alice Gerrard, The Carper Family (ArtsCenter, Carrboro, 6-22), South Carolina Broadcasters (ArtsCenter, Carrboro, 6-29), Red Tail Ring, Black Jake and the Carnies, and more.

Friday, June 7, 2013

Elska on WCHL ArtSpot at unusual times this weekend

The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 7:30 PM EDT Sat and 5:30 PM Sun rather than our usual times due to Heels' NCAA baseball.  Shelley Wollert of the band Elska will talk about the magical Elska Island and their upcoming SuperFun Family show at the ArtsCenter on June 22. You can listen anytime at http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/

From the Roots with Lazy Farm Boy postponed to June 15

This month's "From the Roots" with the Lazy Farm Boy on WMMT-FM 88.7 www.wmmtfm.org will air on Saturday, June 15, from 11 AM until 2 PM Eastern Time due to WMMT-FM's live coverage of the fabulous Seedtime on the Cumberland Festival this weekend.

Saturday, June 1, 2013

Nora Jane Struthers on the WCHL-FM ArtSpot for June 1-2

The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 11:30 AM EDT Sat and Sun with Nora Jane Struthers of Nora Jane Struthers & the Party Line talking to Art Menius about their Top 10 CD and Friday, June 7th, concert at the ArtsCenter.