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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March 03, 2013

8:04 PM
Ghosts That We Knew
Artist : Mumford & Sons
Album : Babel
Label : Island / Glassnote
8:09 PM
A Man Must Carry On
Artist : Aubrey Haynie
Album : A Man Must Carry On
Label : Sugar Hill
8:13 PM
I Want To See the Bright Lights Tonight
Artist : Richard & Linda Thompson
Album : I Want To See the Bright Lights Tonight
Label : Carthage
8:16 PM
Artist : David Wilcox
Album : Vista
Label : What Are Records?
8:21 PM
North Country
Artist : The Wandering Ramblers
Album : Marimac: Deep in Old-Time Music
Label : Marimac / Rounder
8:23 PM
Facing the Rain
Artist : Polecat Creek
Album : Ordinary Seasons
Label : Yodle Ay Hee
8:27 PM
Ain’t No Use In You High Hattin’ Me
Artist : Clint Howard, Fred Price & Their Sons
Album : The Ballad of Finley Preston
Label : Rounder
8:29 PM
Down the Road
Artist : Lester Flatt & Earl Scruggs and the Foggy Mountain Boys
Album : The Complete Mercury Sessions
Label : Mercury
8:32 PM
Leather Wing Bat
Artist : Spider John Koerner
Album : Nobody Knows The Trouble I've Been
Label : Red House
8:34 PM
The Bird’s Counting Song
Artist : Elizabeth LaPrelle
Album : Bird's Advice
Label : self
8:36 PM
Bonaparte’s Retreat
Artist : Fuzzy Mountain String Band
Album : Mountain Music
Label : Rounder
8:39 PM
So Central Rain (I’m Sorry)
Artist : HEM
Album : No Word From Tom
Label : Nettwerk
8:43 PM
Artist : Lambert and Nuttycombe
Album : At Home
Label : A&M
8:46 PM
Field Holler / Piney Woods / Lost Indian
Artist : Bruce Molsky
Album : Poor Man's Troubles
Label : Rounder
8:51 PM
Artist : Son Volt
Album : Trace
Label : Warner Bros
8:54 PM
Air Play
Artist : Outback
Album : Baka
Label : Hannibal
9:04 PM
I Am A Man of Constant Sorrow
Artist : The Soggy Bottom Boys
Album : Oh Brother Where Art Thou Soundtrack
Label : Lost Highway / Mercury
9:08 PM
Amazing Grace
Artist : Bessie Jones
Album : So Glad I'm Here: Songs and Games from the Georgia Sea Islands
Label : Rounder
9:11 PM
Artist : Kelly Joe Phelps
Album : Roll Away the Stone
Label : Rykodisc
9:14 PM
Handsome Molly
Artist : Wayne Henderson
Album : W.C. Henderson & Company
Label : Hay Holler
9:17 PM
Good Monday Blues
Artist : Si Kahn
Album : Home
Label : Flying Fish
9:19 PM
My Epitaph
Artist : Ola Belle Reed
Album : Mountain Journey
Label : Rounder
9:22 PM
Tread Softly
Artist : Grada
Album : The Landing Step
Label : Compass
9:26 PM
Down From The Mountain
Artist : Robinella
Album : Solace For the Lonely
Label : Dualtone
9:29 PM
I Want to Be a Tree
Artist : Bruce Piephoff
Album : Deep River Anthology
Label : Flyin' Cloud
9:32 PM
Sur Le Courtableau
Artist : Nathan Abshire
Album : A Cajun Legend...The Best of
Label : Swallow
9:35 PM
La Vile des Manteau
Artist : Heritage / Darol Anger
Album : Heritage
Label : Island / Six Degrees
9:41 PM
Runway Lights
Artist : Richard Tillinghast
Album : Men and Their Machines
Label : self
9:46 PM
Never Got Off the Ground
Artist : Alison Krauss
Album : Forget About It
Label : Rounder
9:50 PM
Wayfaring Pilgrim
Artist : Darrell Scott / Danny Thompson / Kenny Malone
Album : Live in NC
Label : Full Light Records
9:58 PM
Grey Eagle
Artist : The Pilot Mountain Bobcats
Album : Lady of the Lake
Label : Yodel Ay Hee
10:04 PM
Truckin’ My Blues Away
Artist : Blind Boy Fuller
Album : Tuckin' My Blues Away
Label : Yazoo
10:07 PM
That’ All Right
Artist : Arthur "Big Boy" Crudup
Album : That's All Right Mama
Label : RCA Bluebird
10:10 PM
Going Down the Road Feeling Bad
Artist : Etta Baker
Album : Railroad Bill
Label : Music Maker
10:12 PM
Buckets Of Rain
Artist : Bob Dylan
Album : Blood On The Tracks
Label : Columbia
10:16 PM
Love Minus Zero / No Limit
Artist : Eliza Gilkyson
Album : A Nod to Bob
Label : Red House Records
10:20 PM
Great High Mountain
Artist : Jack White
Album : Cold Mountain
Label : DMZ / Columbia
10:25 PM
Artist : Slaid Cleaves
Album : Broke Down
Label : Philo
10:29 PM
Ode to Billie Joe
Artist : Bobbie Gentry
Album : Classic Country Music III
Label : RCA
10:33 PM
Cotton-Eyed Joe
Artist : Kathy Kallick
Album : My Mother's Voice
Label : Copper Creek
10:37 PM
Cotton Eyed Joe
Artist : Leslie Keith
Album : Black Mountain Blues
Label : Briar Records
10:41 PM
Blood and Gold & The Universal Soldier
Artist : Bill Jones
Album : Turn to Me
Label : Compass
10:46 PM
Of Time and River Flowing
Artist : Pete Seeger & Friends
Album : Pete
Label : LIving Music
10:51 PM
St. Dominic’s Preview
Artist : Van Morrison
Album : Sult: Spirit of the Music
Label : Bottom Line


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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