Prolific labor rights activist, singer-songwriter and cartoonist – Joe Hill – is being honored with a nation-wide tour. WORT FM’s own Norm Stockwell remembers Joe Hill 100 years after his execution and reminds us of how relevant his work still is today.
Madison’s Hoot ‘n’ Annie string band plays live in the WORT studios on April 20, 2015.
Willy Porter plays the tune “This Train” off of his new record, “Human Kindness.”
The annual Martin Luther King Day celebration is fast approaching. Not so fast that you don’t have time to join the choir. Community choir director Lee Stanley tells us how you can sing for MLK.
Better make sure the delicate knicknacks are well-secured… Tuba Christmas is coming up, and we had a quartet of low brass coming in to the studio to shake the ground, rattle the walls and give us a preview.
Listen to WORT FM for your chance to win tickets to DakhaBrakha!! Terry O’Laughlin of Diaspora will be giving some away this Thursday morning, Aug. 28 between 9 am -noon.