Nanci O Is Hip Hop hosts tonight's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC, broadcasting a playlist full of new hip hop you haven't yet heard from the most buzzing indie artists, plus a call-in interview from Charlotte's own Bettie Grind. Nine to midnight on WXYC 89.3!
WXYC's top records of the week: 1. Joshua Abrams - Represencing (EREMITE) 2. Tim Maia - Nobody Can Live Forever: The Existential Soul of Tim Maia (Luaka Bop) 3. Daniel Bachman - Seven Pines (TOMPKINS SQUARE) 4. V/A - Uku Kuut Presents Estonian Funk (BIG TREE STUDIOS) 5. Angel Olsen - Half Way Home (Bathetic Records)
Tonight's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC remembers the prolific late free jazz artist David S. Ware. A "large man with a big sound, a powerful and contemplative jazz saxophonist," he will be tremendously missed by his community and fans. Nine to midnight on 89.3 FM, www.wxyc.org.
We will be partnering with UNC's Chapter of Nourish International to be bringing y'all the GLOBAL MUSIC JAM this Saturday at Nightlight. Come on down and hear some of our DJs spin tunes from all around the world.
WXYC's top records of the week: 1. Goat (666) - World Music (ROCKET RECORDINGS) 2. Harry Taussig - Fate Is Only Twice (TOMPKINS SQUARE) 3. Joshua Abrams - Represencing (EREMITE) 4. Lijadu Sisters - Afrobeat Soul Sisters (SOUL JAZZ) 5. Amanar - Alghafiat (LITTLE AXE/SAHEL SOUNDS) 6. Angel Olsen - Half Way Home (Bathetic Records) 7. Dan Melchior - The Backward Path (Northern Spy) 8. Sun Araw - The Inner Treaty (SUN ARK) 9. V/A - Uku Kuut Presents Estonian Funk (BIG TREE STUDIOS) 10. Cat Power - Sun (MATADOR)