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Tonight on The Backyard Barbecue: Phatlynx (local surf-rock a la Groves Willer, Crispy Bess, Robby Poore, and Dave Perry) plays a set and talks about the Instro Summit -- Chapel Hill's own instrumental rock festival, May 4-6th at The Cave. Tune in from 8 to 9 PM!

Apr 22 2012 - 9:11am
May 24 2012 - 9:24pm

Tonight for SIX hours Nel profiles the evolution and lineage of piano and other keyboards in the guitar-dominated world of rock and alternative music. Bruce Hornsby is guaranteed to make a live appearance via compact disc. Tickle your ivories nine PM to three AM on the Thursday Night Feature on WXYC

Apr 19 2012 - 6:35pm
May 22 2012 - 1:23pm

with gorgeous percussion

Apr 19 2012 - 9:49am
May 22 2012 - 8:23am

On-Air with Omar Offendum in less than 10 minutes!

Apr 18 2012 - 11:53am
May 22 2012 - 8:23am

WXYC will be featuring Syrian-American rapper Omar Offendum on-air TOMORROW from 4 - 5 p.m.


Tune in!

Apr 17 2012 - 10:53am
May 20 2012 - 6:23pm

New tracks by Lost In The Trees, Schooner, and Wesley Wolfe on The Backyard Barbecue. Tonight from 8 to 9 PM.

Apr 15 2012 - 1:42pm
May 18 2012 - 10:23am

Rammstein Sonne (cover) - Children Medieval Band
Only 5 yrs and 8 mo, Cornelia is helping her older brother and sister to record one of their favorite songs.

Apr 14 2012 - 6:03am
May 17 2012 - 10:23pm

Some hand-drawn album art from the label One Kind Favor.

Apr 11 2012 - 5:11pm
May 12 2012 - 7:23pm

Drawing Apparatus
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Apr 11 2012 - 6:17am
May 10 2012 - 5:23pm

Breaking out some old North Carolina country on The Backyard Barbecue tonight. 8 to 9 PM.

Apr 8 2012 - 3:18pm
May 10 2012 - 5:23pm

On-Air with Student Action With Workers.

Apr 8 2012 - 1:12pm
May 7 2012 - 2:23pm

Tune in at 5pm tomorrow to check out a feature on University Workers at UNC and Senate Bill 575. We will hear the voices of Workers and Student Action with Workers, as well as oral histories of 60s activists at UNC.

Apr 7 2012 - 1:13pm
May 6 2012 - 6:23pm

Big ups to DJ Reilly F. for making this awesome design for us.
We'll be having new posters and t-shirts for sale shortly.

Apr 6 2012 - 9:50am
May 6 2012 - 11:23am

This week's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC showcases the legendary David S. Ware Quartet, an ensemble that continued to push musical boundaries throughout its sixteen year existence. Tune in to hear music from the quartet as well as solos from members Matthew Shipp and William Parker. Nine to midnight only on 89.3 FM!

Apr 5 2012 - 8:02am
May 3 2012 - 3:23pm

The latest record from New Zealand's Pumice is now at WXYC! Listen to this opening track (we promise there's a great tune buried under all that awesome scuzz!)

Apr 3 2012 - 10:32am
May 3 2012 - 12:23pm