WORT’s 20th Annual Block Party is rapidly approaching! Be sure to mark your calendars for Sunday, May 21st and plan to head up to the 200 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd. The party starts at 11 am and the fun continues until 7 pm. As always, there will be a wide variety of live music, children’s […]
“It’s been a difficult and emotional decision for me to give up the High Noon, but after more than 20 years in the business, and with two young sons at home, the time is right for me to make a change.” – Cathy Dethmers The initial announcement came in the form of a photographed message […]
William Z. Villain is inbound for another live performance on next Tuesday’s One Fine Morning! (11 AM, Oct 11th) He’ll also be at Williamson Magnetic Recording Company next Wednesday, Oct 12th for a gig that’s definitely worth checking out. Jeremy Waun, Mr. Jackson, and Vnesswolfchild will also be playing that night. Oh, and here’s the […]
Upcoming program specials: “ANTECEDENTS OF PUNK 1970 -1976” with JAMIE THE CRAWLIN’ THERAPIST AND BILL THE WALKIN’ DOCTOR. on WORT 89.9 FM FRIDAY SEPT. 2, 8-11 PM On July 4th, 1976, The Ramones played The Roundhouse in London &, famously, inspired every 10th loser in the room to go back home on the tube &, w/lightbulb […]
In case you missed our live remote on August 12, 2016 from the Central Park Sessions (or you just want to hear it again or share it with someone else), here are the broadcasted sets from the bands Daby Touré and Fatoumata Diawara! The first set, Daby Touré, was interrupted and cut short, due to […]
In case you missed our live remote from La Fete de Marquette on Friday July 15 (or you just want to hear it again or share it with someone else,) here are the full sets from New Orleans bands Sweet Crude and Bonerama!