WXYC's top records of the week: 1. Gay Cat Park - Synthetic Woman (MEDICAL) 2. Home of Easy Credit - S/T (Northern Spy) 3. Lingling Yu, Guo Gan - Yue Luo: Jiangnan Sizhu Music (Felmay) 4. V/A - Fire Star: Synth-Pop & Electro-Funk from Tamil Films 1985-1989 (Bombay Connection Records) 5. Ray Anderson Pocket Brass Band - Sweet Chicago Suite (INTUITION)
Not messing around on Thursday Night Feature on WXYC tonight. 3 hours of bangers from those featured on the star-studded, newly unveiled 2012 Moogfest lineup, including Primus, GZA, Squarepusher, EL-P, Richie Hawtin, Miike Snow, Orbital, Explosions in the Sky, Actress, Carl Craig, and...Thomas Dolby. DO NOT SLEEP.
The rubber meets the road on tonight's feature on PAVEMENT. Call in, that's right, call in, with your favorite embarrassing musical moments of truth from when you were aged seventeen to twenty. Accompanying your tales will be three hours of crooked rain and haircuts. Nine to midnight on the Thursday Night Feature on WXYC.
This Sunday (8/5) on The Backyard Barbecue on WXYC -- Carrboro's Nightsound Studios has so graciously collected and cleaned up Robert Harmon's self-recorded tapes, and we're going to give his songs a listen! Tune in from 8 to 9 PM for this special memorial show.
Tonight's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC features the music of the late Queen of Country Music, the gingham-clad Miss Kitty Wells. Tune in for three hours or so of loneliness, mountain moons, honky tonks, and sweethearts. Nine to midnight on 89.3 FM Chapel Hill.