Friday, August 23, 2013

Verlon Thompson on August 24-25 WCHL ArtSpot

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for August 24 & 25 Art Menius welcomes acclaimed Oklahoma songwriter, guitarist, and singer Verlon Thompson. A long time Guy Clark sideman whose songs have been covered by Del McCoury, Dierks Bentley, and Kenny Rogers, Thompson will preview his upcoming concert at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro on Sunday, August 25th at 7PM. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM EDT Sat and Sun.

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/

Friday, August 16, 2013

Howlin' Brothers on August 17-18 WCHL ArtSpot

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for August 17 & 18 Art Menius welcomes Ian Craft of The Howlin’ Brothers. Craft, fiddler and banjo player, talks about their recent album, Howl, and their upcoming concert at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro on Tuesday, August 20th at 8PM. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM EDT Sat and Sun.

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, August 10, 2013

Playlist for From the Roots August 10, 2013 on WMMT-FM 88.7



From the Roots August 10, 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
Big Sandy & His Fly Rite Boys / If I Knew Now (What I Knew Then) / What a Dream it Has Been / Cow Island Records / 4:00
The Carper Family / Comes a Time / Old Fashioned Gal / www.carperfamily.com / 2:44
Doc Watson / House Carpenter / The Definitive Doc Watson / Sugar Hill / 3:54
Mike Seeger / Oh Death / Live at Caffe Lena: Music from America’s Legendary Coffeehouse / Tompkins Square / 3:25
Richie Stearns & Rosie Newton / Ruben’s Train / Tractor Beam / Richie Stearns & Rosie Newton / 6:08
Happy Hayseeds / Ladies Quadrille / Turn Me Loose : Outsiders of Old-Time Music / Tompkins Square / 2:51
Alice Gerrard / Lonely Night / Bittersweet / Spruce & Maple / 1:56
Alice Gerrard / Bittersweet / Bittersweet / Spruce & Maple / 3:03
Brian Vollmer / Ladies on the Steamboat / Old Time Music Party / Patuxent / 2:40
April Verch / Headin' Up The Pike - Jimmy Got a Lizard - Farewell to Tryon / Bright Like Gold / Slab Town Records / 3:52
Bruce Molsky / Bonaparte's Retreat-Piney Ridge / If It Ain’t Here When I Get Back / Tree Frog Music / 2:55
South Carolina Broadcasters / East Virginia Blues / Short Time to Stay Here / Flaming Heart Records / 4:00
The Revelers / Des Fois / The Revelers / The Revelers / 3:19
Ganey Arsement / Le Forgeron / Le Forgeron / Salty Bayou Music / 3:14
Blind Uncle Gaspard / Marksville Blues / Let Me Play This For You : Rare Cajun Recordings / Tompkins Square / 3:06
Percy Babineaux & Bixy Guidry / La Valse Du Bayou / Let Me Play This For You : Rare Cajun Recordings / Tompkins Square / 2:55
The Revelers / La Jolie Fleur DuBois / The Revelers / The Revelers / 3:18
Angelas LeJeune / Bayou Pom Pom One Step / Let Me Play This For You : Rare Cajun Recordings / Tompkins Square / 3:15
Ganey Arsement / Le two-step du forgeron / Le Forgeron / Salty Bayou Music / 3:14
Ganey Arsement / In The Pines / Le Forgeron / Salty Bayou Music / 2:27
Anais Mitchell / Wedding Song / Live at Caffe Lena: Music from America’s Legendary Coffeehouse / Tompkins Square / 3:25
David Amram / Little Mama / Live at Caffe Lena: Music from America’s Legendary Coffeehouse / Tompkins Square / 5:08
Ivan Rosenberg / Abject Woodchuck / Oldies and Old Time / www.ivanrosenberg.com / 1:45
Sam McGee / Knoxville Blues / Imaginational Anthem Vol. 6: Origins of American Primitive Guitar / Tompkins Square / 3:11
McLaughlin's Old Time Melody Makers / Dill Pickles Rag / Turn Me Loose: The Outsiders of Country Music / Tompkins Square / 3:14
Brian Vollmer / Arkansas Two-Step / Old Time Music Party / Patuxent / 2:04
Dave van Ronk / Gaslight Rag / Live at Caffe Lena: Music from America’s Legendary Coffeehouse / Tompkins Square / 3:08
The Slide Brothers / Motherless Children / Robert Randolph Presents: The Slide Brothers / Concord Records / 4:27
The Giddens Sisters / Cripple Creek / I Know I’ve Been Changed / Music Maker Relief Foundation / 1:38
Betse Ellis / Stamper / High Moon Order / Free Dirt Records / 2:19
Fletcher Bright and Bill Evans / Yellow Barber / Fine Times at Fletcher’s House / Native & Fine / 1:46
Emerald Rae / Firefly / If Only I Could Fly / www.emeraldrae.com / 3:11
Laura Cortese / Train on the Island / Into the Dark / thisislauracortese.com / 5:39
April Verch / Broken / Bright Like Gold / Slab Town Records / 4:38
Betse Ellis / Elk River Blues / High Moon Order / Free Dirt Records / 2:05
Fletcher Bright and Bill Evans / Scott No. 2 / Fine Times at Fletcher’s House / Native & Fine / 1:43
Black Twig Pickers / Jack of Diamonds / Rough Carpenters / self / 4:03
Nora Jane Struthers & The Party Line / Carnival / Carnival / Blue Pig Music / 3:03
The Dustbowl Revival / John the Revelator / Carry Me Home / dustbowlrevival.com / 4:53
Red Tail Ring / Ohio Turnpike / The Heart’s Swift Foot / Earth Work / 4:28
Ivan Rosenberg / Willow Tree / Oldies and Old Time / www.ivanrosenberg.com / 3:04
Richie Stearns & Rosie Newton / Shirt Tail Boogie / Tractor Beam / Richie Stearns & Rosie Newton / 4:03
Sarah Alden/ Ida Red/ Fists of Violets / sarahakden.com / 4:11
Brian Vollmer / Fall on my Knees / Old Time Music Party / Patuxent / 3:44

From the Roots with Lazy Farm Boy on WMMT-FM today August 10

This month's "From the Roots" with the Lazy Farm Boy on WMMT-FM 88.7 www.wmmtfm.org will air today, Saturday, August 10, from 11 AM until 2 PM Eastern Time. I'll feature an interview with Alice Gerrard about her new album Bittersweet.

Three hours of new releases and reissues will include
Sugar Hill's The Definitive Doc Watson, Tompkins Square's Live at Caffe Lena: Music from America’s Legendary Coffeehouse, and new CDs from Brian Vollmer, Alice Gerrard, Betse EllisRichie Stearns & Rosie Newton, Fletcher Bright and Bill Evans, and more.

Friday, August 9, 2013

Chris Hillman of Byrds on August 10-11 WCHL ArtSpot

Art Menius welcomes Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Chris Hillman (of the Byrds, Desert Rose Band, and the Flying Burrito Brothers, among others) to talk about his famed career and his upcoming concert with Herb Pedersen at the ArtsCenter in Carrboro on August 18th at 8PM on the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for August 10 & 11. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM EDT Sat and Sun.

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/

Friday, August 2, 2013

Donovan Zimmerman of Paperhand Puppet Intervention on August 3-4 WCHL ArtSpot

Art Menius welcomes Donovan Zimmerman of Paperhand Puppet Intervention to talk about this year’s Spectacle opening at the Forest Theater in Chapel Hill on August 8 and later at the NC Museum of Art in Raleigh. on the WCHL-FM ArtSpot for August 3 & 4. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs this weekend at 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM EDT Sat and Sun.


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/