A Riot is often characterized as a violent or dangerous situation but can also refer to unrestrained revelry or a brilliant display, as in a “riot of color” or in our case, the 2018 WORT Record Riot on Saturday, October 13 from noon til 4 pm at the Art In, 1444 East Washington Avenue. After […]
Richard Thompson‘s brand new album shoots straight to the top this week, and soon he’ll be here in town to showcase these tunes live! Other notable additions to our playlists include the latest from longtime indie darlings Low, a star-studded tribute to Roger Miller (who wrote “King of the Road” and other hits,) a striking new […]
Ryan Parks, the wonderful host of Something Wonderful, an exploration of electronic music, celebrated his 20th anniversary with WORT during his Monday, September 17 show from 8–11 pm. He’s on again tonight to raise more funds in support of community radio during the last few days of our fall fundraiser. The traditional 20th anniversary gift […]
New Madison band Straka & Sphynx play the WORT Underground Stage at the Willy Street Fair starting at 1:10 pm. Raka Bandyo (guitar) is Straka which is the Slovakian word for magpie. Widely considered one of the most intelligent animals in the world, the straka is one of the only non-mammal species able to recognize […]
Madison-based Bird’s Eye is set to perform their funky, hip-hop stylings at 2:20 pm on the 2018 WORT Underground Stage at the Willy Street Fair this coming Sunday, September 16th. The seven-piece live instrumental band debuted in 2013, and has been filling venues and touring ever since. Revel in the groove-based foundation of Evan’s bass, […]
Local punkers Black Cat brought their heavy sounds to ‘Girls To The Front‘ on Friday August 31. Black Cat are having a cassette release at Mickey’s Tavern on Saturday, September 22. Enjoy an encore performance of their live set!