Happy Friday! Tune in today at 4 PM when experimental composer/musician Duane Pitre (artist page) joins DJ Grant B in the station to talk about his upcoming release "Bridges" and his show tonight at the Nightlight. We will also be checking out a preview of the new record. Tune in to WXYC Chapel Hill 89.3 at 4 PM today!
Tonight's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC explores musique concrète, the creation of sound montage from recordings of birds, trees, street noise, voices, and other non-electronic sources, all remixed and electronically manipulated to form a composition of intertwined concrete sounds. Andy S. hosts tonight, 9 to midnight, only on WXYC 89.3 FM.
This week's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC plays tracks recorded in the 1950s -- the blues, the jazz, the country, the pop, and the rock and roll! Tune in, nine to midnight, for a trip to Fat City. Crazy, man, crazy! Chris Reali hosts on Chapel Hill, 89.3 FM.
Tonight on the Thursday Night Feature on WXYC: DJ Dias with guest Selector B Steady showcase releases from Brooklyn’s Deeper Knowledge Records (DKR) label, some of the deepest roots music to come out of Jamaica, pairing vocals & dubs from heavyweights like Channel One. Tune in for this venture to the land of wood and water, dub-style. Nine to midnight, 89.3 FM.
Tonight at 8pm on the Backyard BBQ, Brice Randall Bickford(@BRBixxx) will play some unreleased songs from his upcoming album and talk with Harrison about the mind-bending lyrical themes on the record. Tune in!
Our music director JJ Lang (@SwagAndTheFury) couldn't wait for whatever brains to play Hopscotch Music Festival(@hopscotchfest), so we're bringing them to UNC campus this Friday. He waxes poetic on the band over on our blog: