Tonight on WXYC's local music show The Backyard Barbecue -- music from Des Ark; Jason Crumer; Jason Bivins, Ian Davis, and Jimmy Ghaphery; The Butchies; Southern Culture On The Skids; and The Old Ceremony. Also, details about the Hiss Golden Messenger "Poor Moon" release show this Saturday! 8 to 9 PM.
Tonight on The Backyard Barbecue: tracks from Future Islands and Dex Romweber Duo (both playing this week!); new records from Robes and Systems; dusting off some Rebar and Her Majesty's Secret Cervix just because.
Tonight's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC showcases the free jazz piano and sax work of Charles Gayle, a Buffalo native many of whose years were spent homeless on the streets of NYC. In late 1980s, however, he gained both recording contracts and a roof over his head, and has taught music intermittently in addition to releasing about thirty albums. Nine to midnight on WXYC.