Starting April 2, Global Village will kick off “Folkie Week,” featuring music from UK musicians June Tabor, John Renbourn, and Karine Polwart, as well as some different approaches to folk music from various locations around the world. This week the show will also be celebrating the birthdays of legendary guitarist and English folk-rock pioneer Richard Thompson, bassist Danny Thompson, and fiddler Dave Swarbrick. Tune in this week, Monday through Thursday, at 9pm for an eclectic blend of folk music presented by Chris Heim on Global Village, here on WWCF 88.7 FM.
Tune in this Sunday, March 25th, for another special interview on The Third Floor. This week host Bill Cromwell will be talking with local musician, songwriter, studio-head, and public educator Scott Spearly. Spearly is the founder and leader of fiddle band The Knuckledusters, and has released four albums of his own original material. Tune in at 6pm at 88.7 FM or online at wwcfradio.org for classical music and conversation on WWCF’s The Third Floor.
We’ve gotten our hands on loads of great new releases over the past few months, and we’re presenting to you now a mere sampling of what’s in store for you when you tune in to WWCF 88.7 FM, either on your FM dial, on the TuneIn app or website, and right here on wwcfradio.org. Check out the new music below, and keep listening to WWCF Radio for all of this and more!
This coming Sunday, February 25th, WWCF will be rebroadcasting the February 11th airing of The Third Floor—featuring host Bill Cromwell’s interview with local musician Marlin Barnes—at 3pm, followed by the program’s newest installment at its usual time at 6pm. This week’s episode of The Midnight Special will air at 10pm instead of its usual time of 4pm.