Two For the Blues celebrates Chinese New Year this Saturday night, January 18th from 8-10 PM Central time and will be available for 2 weeks following broadcast on our archive. The Year of the Rat begins January 25th. I’ll be featuring about an hour of blues with a rat theme. (photo by VJ Anderson- […]
This week on “What’s the Word,” we thought we’d continue following up on the Majestic’s “Wisconsin Music Fest” taking place over these last few weeks. Today, Adam Schuster turns our attention to the blues, taking us through its origins in American music recording and challenging some of the preconceived notions we have about one of […]
Sampler of Miscellany: Quirky & newish, deep favourites, Robert Johnson covers, slide guitar by American & world artists, blues by neglected musicians, Takoma: John Fahey, Robbie Basho, George Winston, laments & requia, more instrumentals…. Whatever: Curated E.g., See current WORT Radio Pilot: King Luan “There are no Gnomes in Sweden” Why this is my favorite […]
Come help us celebrate ONE YEAR of being open! It’s our chance to say THANK YOU to everyone that has stepped through the doors or supported us in any way. We’ll have bands, kitchen specials and a special beer release all day long! More details to come shortly. Too Sick Charlie will take the stage […]
Blues Cruise hosts Dave Watts and Bill Clark chatted with singer (and Madison native) Tracy Nelson on Blues Cruise on Friday, October 11. Listen again as Tracy talks about her beginnings as a singer and the many folks she’s collaborated with over her 40+ years singing the blues.
Here are all our rock, blues, jazz, world, electronic and heavy metal charts for the month of June. There’s so much great new music coming out – be sure to shop at your local stores first!! Black Mountain took over the top spot in the latter half of the month, with Shana Cleveland, King Gizzard […]