WXYC's top records of the week: 1. Goat (666) - World Music (Rocket Recordings) 2. Amanar - Alghafiat (LITTLE AXE/SAHEL SOUNDS) 3. Flying Lotus - Until The Quiet Comes (WARP) 4. Joshua Abrams - Represencing (EREMITE) 5. Angel Olsen - Half Way Home (Bathetic Records) 6. Dan Melchior - The Backward Path (Northern Spy) 7. High Wolf - Know Thyself (SUN ARK)
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.