This week on "The Beat", Dinah Washington - Verve RecordsLee Morgan - Blue Note RecordsChet Baker, and Karrin remembering Ray Mantilla and looking back at the Deja Vu LP from Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young!

This week on “Destination Out”, Mike Johnston featured the work of the Jerry Allen, Charlie Haden, and Paul Motian trio, with recordings from 1987-1991. 

This week on "The Juke Joint" broadcast Robert Barclay featured classic blues recordings that will be inducted into the Blues Hall of Fame in Memphis next month. That includes singer Bertha "Chippie" Hill singing "Trouble in Mind" with Louis Armstrong on cornet, Willie Brown singing "Future Blues," and tunes by BB King, Ruth Brown, Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup and Howlin' Wolf's Chess Box.

Homespun: March 22, 2020

Mar 26, 2020

This week on "Homespun", we celebrated the 20th Anniversary of the Soundtrack "O Brother Where Art Thou" with music by The Soggy Bottom Boys, Alison Krauss & Gillian Welch, and Chris Thomas King. We also turned back to an acoustic side from the great harpist James Cotton & guitarist Johnny Winter, AND we revisited The Jayhawks debut from 1992!

This week on "The Beat", David Nicholas at 30 (I wish) but it has been 30 years with WCMU. We'll dig some favorites from Chris Connor, Miles Davis, Ella Fitzgerald, Lee Morgan, Grant Green and Oscar Peterson from the first LP played from David's first Nightside gig in 1990!!