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 24, 2013

8:04 PM
Kansas City Railroad Blues
Artist : The Slate Mountain Ramblers
Album : A Pile of Fiddle Tunes
Label : self
8:07 PM
Old Joe Clark Rode a Flop-Eared Kicking Mule Down by the Cripple Creek
Artist : Seth Austen
Album : Appalachian Fiddle Tunes for Finger Style Guitar
Label : Kicking Mule
8:10 PM
Drive-In Movie Picture Show
Artist : Jim Henry
Album : The Wayback
Label : Signature Sounds
8:15 PM
Marilyn Monroe/Neon and Watlzes
Artist : Nanci Griffith
Album : Poet in my Window
Label : Philo
8:17 PM
Everybody Knows This is Nowhere
Artist : Dar Williams
Album : My Better Self
Label : Razor & Tie
8:22 PM
Cabin On a Mountain
Artist : Del McCoury and the Dixie Pals
Album : s/t
Label : Revonah
8:25 PM
Shady Grove
Artist : The Crooked Jades
Album : The Unfortunate Rake Vol 2
Label : Copper Creek
8:27 PM
How Long
Artist : Karla Bonoff
Album : Live
Label : self
8:31 PM
Gone in Pawn (Shake Sugaree)
Artist : Po Girl
Album : s/t
Label : Hightone Records
8:35 PM
Fisherman’s Blues
Artist : The Waterboys
Album : Fisherman's Blues
Label : Chrysalis Records
8:39 PM
The Drowned Lovers
Artist : Nic Jones
Album : Penguin Eggs
Label : Topic
8:46 PM
Drowned Lovers
Artist : Kate Rusby
Album : Hourglass
Label : Compass
8:51 PM
Wish I Had Stayed in the Wagon Yard
Artist : Lowe Stokes & His North Georgians
Album : A Collection of Mountain Songs
Label : County
8:54 PM
Paddy Won’t You Drink Some Good Old Cider
Artist : Bruce Molsky and Big Hoedown
Album : Big Hoedown
Label : Rounder
8:57 PM
Artist : Sierra Hull
Album : Secrets
Label : Rounder
9:04 PM
Ouside In
Artist : Chris Smither
Album : Train Home
Label : Hightone Records
9:08 PM
The Weather Inside
Artist : Beth Wood
Album : The Weather Inside
Label : self
9:12 PM
The City of New Orleans
Artist : Steve Goodman
Album : Folk Song America IV
Label : Sony Smithsonian
9:16 PM
Hard Road
Artist : Lucinda Williams
Album : Happy Woman Blues
Composer : Smithsonian Folkways
Label :
9:18 PM
Trouble Over Me
Artist : Tift Merritt
Album : Bramble Rose
Label : Lost Hightway
9:23 PM
The Carolinian
Artist : Chatham County Line
Album : Sight & Sound
Label : Yep Roc
9:28 PM
Foggy Mountain Top
Artist : Bill Monroe & Doc Watson
Album : Live Duet Recordings 1963-1980: Off the Record Vol 2
Label : Smithsonian Folkways
9:31 PM
Elzic’s Farewell
Artist : Hillbillies From Mars
Album : S/t
Label : self
9:37 PM
Louisiana 1927
Artist : Martin Simpson
Album : Prodigal Son
Label : Compass
9:42 PM
Railroad Bill
Artist : Etta Baker
Album : Instrumental Music of the Southern Appalachians
Label : Tradition Everest
9:45 PM
This Morning I Am Born Again
Artist : Lucy Kaplansky
Album : Reunion
Label : Red House
9:48 PM
On the Road Again
Artist : Canned Heat
Album : Folk Song America IV
Label : Sony Smithsonian
9:53 PM
New Orleans Stop Time
Artist : Memphis Minnie
Album : Mojo Workin': Queen of the Blues
Label : Columbia Legacy
9:56 PM
Seven Years
Artist : Karen Tween & Timo Alakotila
Album : May Morning
Label : Northside
10:04 PM
Artist : Rayna Gellert
Album : Old Light: Songs from my Childhood & Other Gone Worlds
Label : self
10:08 PM
Horseshoe Lounge
Artist : Slaid Cleaves
Album : Broke Down
Label : Philo
10:11 PM
Your Cheatin’ Heart
Artist : Hank Williams
Album : 40 Greatest Hits
Label : Polydor
10:14 PM
8th of January
Artist : Wolfe Brothers
Album : Old Time Tuning
Label : Yodel Ay Hee
10:18 PM
In the Pines
Artist : The Rhythm Rats
Album : Old-Time Music on the Air Vol 2
Label : Rounder
10:21 PM
Oh, Lonesome Me
Artist : Neil Young
Album : After the Goldrush
Label : Reprise
10:25 PM
Artist : Gillian Welch
Album : Soul Journey
Label : Acony
10:28 PM
Wayfaring Pilgrim
Artist : Ola Belle Reed
Album : Mountain Journey: Stars of Old Time Music
Label : Rounder
10:33 PM
Bright Morning Star
Artist : The Oyster Band
Album : Rise Above
Label : Omnium
10:36 PM
Song For Ireland
Artist : El McMeen
Album : Irish Guitar Encores
Label : Shanachie
10:39 PM
Sail Away Ladies
Artist : Odetta
Album : At the Gate of Horn
Label : Tradition Everest
10:42 PM
Cotton Eyed Joe
Artist : Terry Callier
Album : The New Folk Sound
Label : Prestige
10:47 PM
Blue Bossa
Artist : Tony Williamson
Album : Across the Grain
Label : Mandolin Central
10:55 PM
Artist : Joshua Bell / Sam Bush / Bela Fleck & friends
Album : Heartland: An Appalachian Journey
Label : Sony Classical


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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