Back Porch Music Sunday

Sun 8-11p

Back Porch Music with Keith Weston - a collection of folk, traditional music, singer-songwriter and the best old and new acoustic music.  Sunday at 8-11 p.m. Keith has been hosting Sunday evening Back Porch Music since 1996.

Keith in the WUNC music library with one of the Best of BPM Cds.
Credit MelShoots

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See the current BPM Sunday playlist and links to our playlist archive.

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February 10, 2013

8:04 PM
Nobody Knows You
Artist : Steep Canyon Rangers
Album : Nobody Knows You
Label : Rounder
8:07 PM
Never Meant to Love You
Artist : Cory Chisel and The Wandering Sons
Album : Old Believers
Label : Readymade Records
8:11 PM
The Wanting Kind
Artist : Eddi Reader
Album : Simple Soul
Label : Compass
8:16 PM
River of Jordan
Artist : Troublesome Creek String Band
Album : Fast As Time Can Take Me
Label : County
8:19 PM
Artist : Tangle Eye
Album : Alan Lomax's Southern Journey Remixed
Label : Zoe Records
8:24 PM
Fox Chase / Right on the Shore
Artist : Sonny Terry
Album : The Folkways Years
Label : Smithsonian Folkways
8:27 PM
Donna’s Got a Rambling Mind
Artist : Joe Thompson
Album : Family Tradition
Label : Rounder
8:31 PM
Sir Sidney Smith’s March
Artist : Duck Baker
Album : Kid on the Mountain
Label : Kicking Mule
8:35 PM
Little Wing
Artist : Phillips, Grier & Flinner
Album : Looking Back
Label : Compass
8:43 PM
Artist : Tres Chicas
Album : Sweetwater
Label : Yep Roc
8:47 PM
Whiskey in the Jar
Artist : Jerry Garcia & David Grisman
Album : Shady Grove
Label : Acoustic Disc
8:51 PM
On the Road to Fairfax County
Artist : The Roches
Album : Keep On Doing
Label : Warner Bros
8:56 PM
Cotton Eyed Joe
Artist : The Freight Hoppers
Album : Where'd You Come From, Where'd You Go?
Label : Rounder
9:04 PM
Mollie and Tenbrooks
Artist : Tony Furtado Band
Album : s/t
Label : Cojema Music
9:08 PM
Ran So Hard the Sun Went Down
Artist : Otis Taylor
Album : Recapturing the Banjo
Label : Telarc Blues
9:12 PM
Cluck Old Hen
Artist : The Horseflies
Album : Until the Ocean
Label : Pest Control Records
9:17 PM
Last Train to Clarksville
Artist : The Grascals
Album : The Famous Lefty Flynn's
Label : Rounder
9:20 PM
The King’s Shilling
Artist : Mick Mcauley / Winifred Horan / Colm o Caoimh
Album : Sailing Back to You
Label : self
9:25 PM
Travelin’ Soldier
Artist : The Dixie Chicks
Album : Home
Label : Columbia Open Wide Monument
9:31 PM
Warmth & Beauty
Artist : Thad Cockrell
Album : Warmth & Beauty
Label : Yep Roc
9:35 PM
Artist : Cowboy Nation
Album : A Journey Out of Time
Label : Shanachie
9:43 PM
Which Will
Artist : Lucinda Williams
Album : Rare on Air Vol 1
Label : KCRW
9:47 PM
Who’s That Knocking At the Door
Artist : Bob Carlin
Album : Mr. Space Man
Label : Car Tunes
9:50 PM
Quit That Ticklin’ Me
Artist : The Volo Bogtrotters
Album : Old-Time Music On The Air Vol 1
Label : Rounder
9:53 PM
I Can See Clearly Now
Artist : The Deighton Family
Album : Rolling Home
Label : Green Linnet
9:57 PM
73 Special
Artist : Balfa Toujours
Album : Deux Voyages
Label : Rounder
10:04 PM
Mr. Tambourine Man
Artist : The Byrds
Album : Folk Song America Vol III
Label : Sony Smithsonian Folkways
10:06 PM
Twa Bonnie Maidens
Artist : Archie Fisher
Album : The Man With a Rhyme
Label : Folk-Legacy
10:09 PM
Coinleach Ghlas An Fhomhair
Artist : Kevin Burke & Micheal O Domhnaill
Album : Promenade
Label : Green Linnet
10:16 PM
An American Trilogy
Artist : Midnight Choir
Album : Frisco Mabel Joy Revisted
Label : Appleseed
10:21 PM
Old Folks at Home
Artist : Vern Williams
Album : Roots Music: An American Journey
Label : Rounder
10:27 PM
A Sailor’s Life
Artist : Sheila Chandra
Album : The Zen Kiss
Label : Realworld
10:31 PM
Hickory Wind
Artist : Sally Spring
Album : Mockingbird
Label : Sniffinpup Records
10:34 PM
No Place Like the Right Time
Artist : Donna the Buffalo
Album : Positive Friction
Label : Sugar Hill
10:39 PM
Easy’s Getting Harder Every Day
Artist : Iris Dement
Album :
Composer : My Life
Label : Warner Bros
10:44 PM
Candy/Girl Slipped Down
Artist : The Crooked Jades
Album : The Unfortunate Rake Vol 1
Label : Copper Creek
10:49 PM
Granny’s Song
Artist : Sheila Kay Adams
Album : What Ever Happened To John Parrish's Boy
Label : Granny Dell


Around the Nation
4:59 pm
Wed August 25, 2010

N.C. Live Radio Show Part Of A Fading Tradition



Here's one good old broadcast tradition that's still going on. Every Saturday morning, musicians in Mount Airy, North Carolina, gather at a historic downtown theater. They've been doing it since 1948 when AM radio station WPAQ began airing a live show called the "Merry-Go-Round."

The program features regional old-time and bluegrass music. And today, the "Merry-Go-Round" is one of the last shows of its kind on the airwaves.

From North Carolina Public Radio, Jessica Jones reports.

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