Saturday, December 28, 2013

Nu Blu on WCHL ArtSpot for Dec 28-29

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for December 28-29, Art Menius welcomes Daniel Routh of Nu Blu. Having released Ten, marking a decade as a nationally touring band, the Siler City based band comes to The ArtsCenter for an 8 PM concert on Friday, January 10. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 should air Saturday at 10:30 PM and on Sunday at 10:30 AM, 4:30 PM, and 7:30 PM. You can listen anytime at http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/ 

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, December 21, 2013

Robin Williams on WCHL ArtSpot for Dec 21-22

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for December 21-22, Art Menius welcomes old friend Robin Williams of Robin & Linda Williams and Their Fine Group. Having just released the career collection Back 40, Robin & Linda will join band members Chris Brashear of Durham and Jim Watson of Chapel Hill at The ArtsCenter for an 8 PM concert on Friday, January 3. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs on Saturday at 10:30 AM and on Sunday at 7:30 PM. You can listen anytime at http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/ 
 
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, December 14, 2013

From the Roots Playlist December 14, 2013 on WMMT-FM 88.7



From the Roots December 14, 2013 on WMMT-FM 88.7, real people’s radio from the Appalshop (Whitesburg, KY  www.wmmtfm.org). Hosted – remotely – usually on the first 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.

No CDs were used in the production of this program because a power surge fried my deck.

John Hartford / Turn Your Radio On / Aeroplane / Warner Brothers / 1:22
Robin & Linda Williams / The Old Familiar House on Christmas Day / Back 40 / Red House / 3:20
The Blind Boys Of Alabama / God Put A Rainbow In The Cloud / I'll Find A Way / Sony Masterworks / 2:37
FiddleX / Mister Grinch / Live at The ArtsCenter / MercoSound / 4:30
Dave Van Ronk / Gaslight Rag / Live at Caffe Lena / Tompkins Square / 3:08
Guy Davis featuring Fabrizio Poggi and Blind Boys of Alabama / See That My Grave is Kept Clean / Juba Dance / M.C. Records / 5:12
Guy Davis with Lea Gillmore / Some Cold Rainy Day / Juba Dance / M.C. Records / 3:18
Guy Davis / Statesboro Blues / Juba Dance / M.C. Records / 3:56
Carolina Chocolate Drops / Day of Liberty / Divided & United: The Songs of The Civil War / ATO / 4:31
Woody Guthrie / Old Joe Clark / American Radical Patriot / Rounder / 1:57
Woody Guthrie / Pretty Boy Floyd / American Radical Patriot / Rounder / 4:32
Rambling Jack Elliot / Pretty Boy Floyd / Live at Caffe Lena / Tompkins Square / 5:06
Woody Guthrie / Do Re Mi / American Radical Patriot / Rounder / 3:01
Tennessee Mafia String Band / Secesh / Divided & United: The Songs of The Civil War / ATO / 3:26
Chris Thile & Michael Daves / Richmond Is A Hard Road to Travel / Divided & United: The Songs of The Civil War / ATO / 4:25
Chris Hillman / Hard Times / Divided & United: The Songs of The Civil War / ATO / 3:50
Robin & Linda Williams / Saved / Live at Caffe Lena / Tompkins Square / 3:56
Robin & Linda Williams / On and On / Back 40 / Red House / 2:31
Mike Seeger / Oh Death / Live at Caffe Lena / Tompkins Square / 3:25
Jean Ritchie / West Virginia Mine Disaster / Live at Caffe Lena / Tompkins Square / 3:10
Downhill Strugglers with John Cohen / Roving Gambler / Inside Llewyn Davis Soundtrack / / 3:04
Dave Van Ronk / Dink’s Song / Down in Washington Square / Smithsonian Folkways / 3:46
Dave Van Ronk / In The Pines / Down in Washington Square / Smithsonian Folkways / 3:09
Joel Mabus / Pepper’s Ghost / Pepper’s Ghost & Other Banjo Variations / Fossil / 2:33
The Stray Birds / When I Stop Dreaming / Echo Sessions / The Stray Birds / 2:38
Hannah Shira Naiman / Kentucky / Tether My Heart / Merriweather Records / 4:00
Martha Redbone Roots Project / The Garden of Love / The Garden of Love: Songs of William Blake / Blackfeet Productions / 4:13
The Early Mays / Merry, Merry Christmas / Out Under The Sky / The Early Mays / 3:52
The Early Mays / I’m Going Home It’s Christmas Time / Out Under The Sky / The Early Mays / 3:28
Elizabeth Mitchell and Friends / Christmas Day in the Morning / The Sounding Joy / Smithsonian Folkways / 2:19
Elizabeth Mitchell and Friends / Bright Morning Stars Are Rising / The Sounding Joy / Smithsonian Folkways / 3:14
Benton Flippen / Breaking Up Christmas / Old Time New Times / Rounder/ 2:33
The Haints Old Time Stringband / Old Christmas Morning / Shout Monah / The Haints Old Time Stringband / 2:30
Carolina Buddies / Murder of the Lawson Family / [78 rpm single] / Columbia / 3:26
Cotton Top Mountain Sanctified Singers / Early on One Christmas Morn / [78 rpm single] / Brunswick / 3:26
John Masters / Snowbird in the Ashbank / Traditional Fiddle Music of Kentucky, Vol. 2: Along the Kentucky River / Rounder / 0:49
Dirk Powell / Christmas Time's A Comin' / A Fret Free Christmas / Hearth Music / 2:03
Fiddlin John Carson / Christmas Time Will Soon Be Over / Backroads to Cold Mountain / Smithsonian Folkways / 2:54

Friday, December 13, 2013

From the Roots with Lazy Farm Boy on WMMT-FM Saturday December 14

The Lazy Farm Boy returns to "From the Roots" on WMMT-FM 88.7 www.wmmtfm.org on Saturday, December 14, from 11 AM until 2 PM Eastern Time.
 
We shall enjoy a special focus on Dave Van Ronk as the inspiration of the new Coen Brothers Film "Inside Lewlyn Davis" and the subject of a new 3 CD set. We'll also hear from roots holiday music and new releases from Robin and Linda Williams, Stray Birds, Guy Davis, and Woody Guthrie.

Chapel Hill legends FiddleX on WCHL ArtSpot for Dec 14 - 15

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for December 14-15, Art Menius welcomes fiddler Clay Buckner and guitarist Don Mercz of FiddleX. The long time area tradition of a FiddleX Holiday Show returns to The ArtsCenter in Carrboro on Wednesday, December 18, at 8 PM with Buckner, Mercz, Barney Pilgrim, Robbie Link, and Rob Ladd. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs on Saturday at 11:30 AM and 8:30 PM and on Sunday at 11:30 AM, 4:30 PM, and 7:30 PM. You can listen anytime at http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/ 
 
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, December 7, 2013

A Civil War Christmas on WCHL ArtSpot for Dec 7 - 8

On the WCHL-FM 97.9 ArtSpot for December 7-8, Art Menius welcomes ArtsCenterStage Director Jerri Lynn Schulke and cast members Mark Phialas, Mary Forester, & John Paul Middlesworth of ArtCenterStage’s production of Paula Vogel’s A Civil War Christmas. Vogel's self-described "American A Christmas Carol" debuts on December 13th through the 15th and returns the 19th through the 22nd at The ArtsCenter in Carrboro. The ArtSpot on WCHL-FM 97.9 airs on Saturday at 11:30 AM and Sunday at 11:30 AM and 7:30 PM. You can listen anytime at http://chapelboro.com/category/wchl/lifestyle-weekly/art-spot/ 
 
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/