WORT, Madison Charts for the week beginning October 10, 2016 top 30 1 CRYSTAL CASTLES Amnesty (I) Republic 2 MACHINEDRUM Human Energy Ninja Tune 3 EZTV High In Place Captured Tracks 4 DRIVE-BY TRUCKERS American Band ATO 5 SONNY KNIGHT AND THE LAKERS Sooner Or Later Secret Stash 6 SOUTHERN CULTURE ON THE SKIDS Electric […]
Southern Culture on the Skids played another great show at High Noon Saloon last Tuesday, and their new release “Electric Pinecones” surely deserves its top spot on the charts this week! In other news, debuts by Devendra Banhart, Machinedrum, Billy Bragg with Joe Henry and Drive-By Truckers grace our top 30. New adds: the Pixies album is […]
Tone Madison contributor Liz DiNovella talks with jazz improviser and avant-garde composer Ken Vandermark, who plays Friday, September 30 at Arts + Literature Lab in Madison. You can also read a version of that interview at tonemadison.com this week.
WORT’S Fall Pledge Drive is underway! While we’re busy making the very best programming we can to lure you into pledging, we don’t stop playing the very best in new and underground music here. Nick Cave‘s new album just added this week, but WORT had a preview copy and ticket giveaways to the exclusive Madison […]
Jazz vibraphonist supreme Bobby Hutcherson died yesterday at the age of 75 due to complications from emphysema. Though ailing from this horrid disease (that’s what second-hand smoke did in the clubs, though he was also a smoker), Bobby continued to tour and work with the SF Jazz Collective, the inaugural group, and record with his […]
Here are the top albums currently being spun on our rock, electronic, metal, jazz, world/international, and eclectic music shows. You can listen to any program on-demand by clicking Audio Archives on our main page and choosing the date you want to find the playlist for. Or browse the archives at random to discover something new! […]