4 hours worth of sets from North Carolina artists on The Backyard Barbecue:

Live recordings from Phil Cook & His Feat, John Harrison of North Elementary, Mandolin Orange, and Systems at http://soundcloud.com/wxycbbq

Brice Randall Bickford, The Old Ceremony, Monsonia, and Embarrassing Fruits at http://soundcloud.com/wxycbbq2.

Mar 11 2012 - 10:54am
Mar 29 2012 - 12:23pm

Tune in to Hell or High Water today from 1-2 PM to hear some New Orleans piano from artists like Fats Domino, Huey "Piano" Smith, Professor Longhair and others

Mar 11 2012 - 6:00am
Mar 29 2012 - 12:23pm

A short, 4-song set from when John Harrison of North Elementary (Chapel Hill, NC indie rock) came on The Backyard Barbecue:

Mar 10 2012 - 5:50am
Mar 10 2012 - 3:23pm

A set from Mandolin Orange (Carrboro, NC folk-Americana duo) on WXYC's local music show, The Backyard Barbecue:

Mar 9 2012 - 1:07pm
Mar 11 2012 - 2:23pm

happy birthday Ornette Coleman!

Mar 9 2012 - 5:53am
Mar 29 2012 - 9:23am

Pop country hit of the spring. You'll be humming it under your breath all day!

Mar 9 2012 - 4:58am
Mar 28 2012 - 10:23am

Today on Hell or High Water (1-2PM), we continue our series on WPAQ-Mt. Airy's "Merry-Go-Round" radio show with music from the Grayson Ridgerunners. Check it out:

Mar 4 2012 - 4:45am
Mar 27 2012 - 12:24pm
Mar 3 2012 - 12:54pm
Mar 26 2012 - 8:23pm

Tonight on the Thursday Night Feature on WXYC we're kicking off Women's History Month with three hours of music from some of the greatest female vocalists in funk and soul. Hosted by Steph Russ. 9pm-midnight

Mar 1 2012 - 1:27pm
Mar 26 2012 - 2:23pm

you may have heard this synth pop reissue from Roberto Cacciapaglia and Ann Steel on WXYC lately...here's an awesomely bizarre clip from late 70s french television!

Ann Steel - My time (Tilt).avi
Trasmissione televisiva del 1979 "Tilt".

Mar 1 2012 - 8:17am
Mar 25 2012 - 3:23pm

check out this recent live set from the Charles Gayle Trio, who's new record Streets just landed at WXYC!

Feb 28 2012 - 12:51pm
Mar 25 2012 - 1:23pm

Colonial Records 45s on The Backyard Barbecue tonight. Tune in from 8 to 9 PM for some old school local music!

Colonial Records - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Colonial Records was a record label located in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The records were distributed by ABC-Paramount Records until 1959-1960 when it was distributed by London Records. The label was owned by Orville Campbell. Some of Colonial Records artist were Andy Griffith, Bill Craddock, Joh...

Feb 26 2012 - 10:04am
Mar 24 2012 - 5:23pm

I haven't seen this flavor of semiotic free play in an electronic video since maybe Orbital's "The Box".

Feb 23 2012 - 9:04am
Mar 13 2012 - 11:23am

Nothing changes. Kate Bush is eternal!

WXYC: WXYC circa 1984

Feb 22 2012 - 1:28pm
Mar 23 2012 - 8:23am

vintage synthesizer and computer sounds from Suzanne Ciani, compilation now in at WXYC!

Suzanne Ciani : Liberator (Atari TV Spot)

Feb 22 2012 - 5:14am
Mar 23 2012 - 7:23am