On Sunday, May 20th, the 21st Annual WORT Block Party will once again help celebrate the voices of listener sponsored community radio by bringing us all together for a day of local food, art, beverages and live music. The final act of the day to entertain will be The Congregation from Chicago. This eight piece band […]
The Old Tin Can String Band will be the first to hit the stage at 11 am to kick off the WORT Block Party on Sunday May 20. The band started in 2006 when ace fiddler Shauncey Ali tapped WORT’s own Chris Powers to sing and play a multitude of instruments (mandolin, bouzouki, guitar, etc.) for […]
David Byrne – producer, label maven, collaborator and Talking Head – visits Madison again this Wednesday for a sold-out show at the Orpheum Theater. You can enjoy music from his brand new album and more on WORT, whether you’re attending the show or not. Scroll down to see all the new music we’ve been spinning […]
Tonight on Something Else! with your host Harry Rag – Another in a series of retro shows. This one is from February 11, 2011: A tribute of sorts to Tura Satana (recently deceased) Lux Interior of the Cramps (3rd anniversary of his passing) and John Barry. Nods to Zombies, Werewolves and Gorillas. Pay a visit to the Addams […]
Minneapolis band Battlerat was in town last Friday to play a Benefit for Ralph Shively and stopped down to play on ‘Who Cooks For You?’. Enjoy an encore performance of their set!
Come celebrate YOUR Community Radio Station at the 21st Annual WORT Block Party on Sunday, May 20th from 11am to 7pm on Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., RAIN OR SHINE. There will be great music, food, craft vendors, a kids’ activity area, community info tables, the WORT Boutique, and a prize raffle (info here). The […]