Listen to this exclusive WORT interview with Zakir Hussain, considered by many to be the world’s greatest tabla player. Originally from India and now living in California, Hussain talks with WORT DJ Jeff Spitzer-Resnick about the many musicians he has collaborated with including Mickey Hart, Carlos Santana, and John McLaughlin. Hussain performs in Madison on […]
Ezé Wendtoin, musician, actor, activist and educator from Burkina Faso stopped by the WORT studios ahead of his 9/20/19 performance at the UW-Madison’s Union South. Martin Alvarado from Global Revolutions talked with Eze about his brand new album “Inzwischen Dazwischen“ and his mix of activism and culture. Most recently, his single “Sage Nein” became a […]
Local musician Jake’O stopped by WORT’s studios with his band to play live on Who Cooks For You. Listen to an encore performance of that set from Friday, August 6!
The 2019 Sessions at McPike Park are now history, but WORT was there to do a live broadcast of 2 spectacular sets by The Travelin’ McCourys. Here’s an encore performance of the show for your listening pleasure!
Multi-talented Ivory Coast artist Dobet Gnahore took time out of her busy schedule to talk to Jeff Spitzer-Resnick on Diaspora Thursday morning. Hear them chat about Madison, touring, parenthood and more in this exclusive interview! Dobet returns to Madison for three performances, starting with 2 sets at the final Sessions At McPike Park on Thursday […]
Veteran Saint Louis rockers The Bottle Rockets put on a riotous show at The McPike Park Sessions, headlining “Kiki’s Second Righteous Session” on Wednesday, August 8. Here’s the recorded archive of their live set in Madison, posted for your listening pleasure!