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Lula Wiles
recorded on January 31, 2019

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Saturday February 16, 2019

Breakfast with the Beatles 6:00 am
More Ed Sullivan and Happy Birthday to Yoko Ono

This week in 1964, The Beatles moved on to Miami to appear again on the Ed Sullivan Show. We'll play tracks from that performance.

The following day on the boy's day off, they hopped into a car to go to the Drive-In. We'll tell you what film they saw, you may be surprised!

We'll also wish Happy Birthday to Yoko Ono, born on February 18th!
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Highway 61 Revisited 8:00 am
Eric Andersen/Buffy Sainte-Marie

Albert celebrates birthdays for Eric Andersen and Buffy Sainte-Marie
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Folk Tales 12:00 pm
Sister Rosetta Tharpe

Scott tells the story of the original soul sister, Sister Rosetta Tharpe. He'll talk about her influence on soul and R&B that carries on to this day.

Guest Mix 1:00 pm
Duke Levine

Our guest DJ this weekend is Duke Levine! Live from the WUMB studio, Duke will take over and spin the tracks for an hour on Guest Mix

Mountain Stage 2:00 pm
Guest Host Kathy Mattea Welcomes Seamus Egan Project, Mulligan Brothers & more

Grammy winning West Virginian Kathy Mattea will guest-host this special episode of Mountain Stage featuring Seamus Egan Project, Cheryl Wheeler, Sam Baker, Kenny White and The Mulligan Brothers.
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Spinning the Blues 8:00 pm
Irma Thomas, New Blues, and more!

We wish a very happy birthday to Irma Thomas, who turns 78 this week! We also have new music from Atomic Road Kings, Ric Harris, and more.
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Dixie Bee Line 9:00 pm
Old and New

JP Harris, Leftover Salmon, Tara Nevins, Bruce Molsky, Mary Chapin Carpenter... and back to the original Carter Family, Sons of the West, Don Gibson, even Cab Calloway!
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Sunday February 17, 2019

Etown 6:00 am
Deer Tick / Garland Jeffreys / Kathleen Hower

This week in eTown, the Providence, Rhode Island-based alternative group Deer Tick share their one-of-a-kind sound. Also with us is the legendary, genre-bending American singer-songwriter Garland Jeffreys, who (by his own account) recorded his first real ?Rock and Roll? record in 1977 with Wild In The Streets and has continued to break new ground musically ever since. All of this, plus a great eChievement Award story about a Pennsylvania woman who saves new, unused medical supplies from ending up in the landfill and then sends them to those that need them in third world countries.
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Sunday Morning Brew 8:00 am
Happy Birthday Doyle Bramhall

We celebrate Doyle Bramhall's birthday today, featuring sessions with Boz Scaggs, Tedeschi Trucks, Willie Nelson

American Routes 12:00 pm
Routes Rock & Cajun Stardom: Boz Scaggs & Jimmy C. Newman

We trace stardom back to its source, traversing the roots and routes that led small town musicians to national fame. Pop icon Boz Scaggs and the late Cajun honky-tonk man Jimmy C. Newman took very different paths to the stage but carried with them the sounds they grew up hearing. Boz Scaggs achieved mainstream success with his own platinum records as well as his work with Steve Miller and Duane Allman. We talk to him about his 6+ years performing on the road and how he came into his own by reconnecting with the blues he heard as a kid in ?Nowhere, Texas.? Then, we remember the late Jimmy C. Newman, who took the sounds of French Louisiana to the Grand Ole Opry and put Cajun music and culture on the map. Son Gary Newman, producer Joel Savoy and musician Kelli Jones tell of his legacy and their tribute album, Farewell, Alligator Man. Plus, we trace Hank Williams' ?Jambalaya? back to its Cajun origins, served up with tunes from Bob Dylan, Bonnie Raitt and Professor Longhair.
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Odyssey 2:00 pm
Haiti and the Dominican Republic

On to Haiti and the Dominican Republic, two sides of a single island coin where unique styles reflect their different linguistic heritages.
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Celtic Twilight 4:00 pm
Loreena McKennitt

Today is the birthday of Canadian vocalist, harpist, accordionist, and pianist, Loreena McKennitt who has achieved international fame with her unique and ethereal Celtic/Middle Eastern blend.
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