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 24, 2013

8:04 PM
Down on Penny’s Farm
Artist : Natalie Merchant
Album : The House Carpenter's Daughter
Label : Myth America
8:07 PM
Walking With The Wolves
Artist : Ana Egge
Album : Bad Blood
Label : Ammal Records
8:10 PM
Oh, My Sweet Carolina
Artist : Ryan Adams
Album : Heartbreaker
Label : Bloodshot
8:15 PM
Druken Hiccups
Artist : Butch Baldassari & David Schnaufer
Album : Appalachian Mandolin & Dulcimer
Label : SoundArt
8:19 PM
Rare Bird Alert
Artist : Steve Martin and The Steep Canyon Rangers
Album : Rare Bird Alert
Label : Rounder
8:22 PM
Hillbilly Jukebox
Artist : "Little" Jimmy Dickens
Album : Hillbilly Jukebox
Label : Rhino
8:25 PM
(I Heard That) Lonesome Whitle
Artist : Hank Williams
Album : Low Down Blues
Label : Mercury
8:27 PM
Texas Eagle
Artist : Steve Earle & The Del McCoury Band
Album : The Mountain
Label : E-Squared
8:31 PM
The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
Artist : Joan Baez
Album : Greatest & Others
Label : Vanguard
8:35 PM
Wild Mountain Thyme
Artist : John Stewart & Darwin’s Army
Album : s/t
Label : Appleseed
8:39 PM
Coinleach Ghlas An Fhomair
Artist : Clannad
Album : 2
Label : Shanachie
8:45 PM
Ran So Hard The Sun Went Down
Artist : Otis Taylor
Album : Recapturing the Banjo
Label : Telarc
8:49 PM
Piney Mountains
Artist : Bruce Molsky
Album : If It Ain't Here When I Get Back
Label : Tree Frog Music
8:52 PM
Breakfast in Hell
Artist : Slaid Cleaves
Album : Broke Down
Label : Philo
9:04 PM
La Danse de la Vie
Artist : Beausoleil
Album : La Danse de la Vie
Label : Forward
9:08 PM
Artist : Al Petteway & Amy White
Album : Acoustic Journey
Label : Maggie's Music
9:11 PM
Ghosts That We Knew
Artist : Mumford & Sons
Album : Babel
Label : Island / Glassnote
9:17 PM
Great Big Taters in the Sandy Land
Artist : Rayna Gellert
Album : Ways of the World
Label : Yodel Ay Hee
9:19 PM
Prodigal Daughter
Artist : Eddi Reader
Album : Simple Soul
Label : Compass
9:23 PM
Prodigal Daughter (Cotton Eyed Joe)
Artist : Michelle Shocked
Album : Arkansas Traveler
Label : Mercury
9:30 PM
Mary Crossed the Border
Artist : Michael Kelsh
Album : Steel Blue Ballads
Label : Old Dam Records
9:35 PM
Nar barnen mister mor och far
Artist : Ranarim
Album : Till The Light of Day
Label : Northside
9:40 PM
When I Get to the Border
Artist : Lucy Kaplansky
Album : The Tide
Label : Red House
9:43 PM
1952 Vincent Black Lightning
Artist : Richard Thompson
Album : Troubadours of Folk Music Vol 3
Label : Rhino
9:48 PM
1952 Vincent Black Lightning
Artist : The Del McCoury Band
Album : Del and the Boys
Label : Ceili
9:52 PM
Tom Dooley
Artist : Steve Earle
Album : The Executioner's Last Songs
Label : Bloodshot
9:57 PM
Dawggy Mt. Breakdown
Artist : David Grisman Bluegrass Experience
Album : DGBX
Label : Acoustic Disc
10:04 PM
Playing of Ball
Artist : Kate Rusby
Album : Little Lights
Label : Compass
10:07 PM
If I Were a Featherbed
Artist : John McCutcheon
Album : The Wind That Shakes the Barley
Label : Rounder
10:10 PM
Don’t Think Twice, It’s Alright
Artist : Bob Dylan
Album : The Freewheelin'
Label : Columbia
10:14 PM
When You Get to Asheville
Artist : Steve Martin & Edie Brickell
Album : Love Has Come For You
Label : Rounder
10:17 PM
The Titanic
Artist : Pink Anderson
Album : Ballad and Folksinger
Label : OBC
10:21 PM
Artist : Machanic Manyeruke and the Puritans
Album : s/t
Label : Flying Fish
10:26 PM
Goodnight Ginger
Artist : John McCusker
Album : Goodnight Ginger
Label : Compass
10:31 PM
Banjo Clark
Artist : Darrell Scott
Album : Aloha From Nashville
Label : Sugar Hill
10:37 PM
Old Joe Clark
Artist : Speedy West & Jimmy Bryant
Album : Stratosphere Boogie: The Falming Guitars
Label : Razor & Tie
10:39 PM
Steady Rolling Blues
Artist : Memphis Slim
Album : Beale Street Get-Down Vol 3
Label : Prestige
10:44 PM
I Think It’s Gonna Rain Today
Artist : Norah Jones
Album : Higher Ground: Hurricane Relief Benefit Concert
Label : Blue Note
10:47 PM
Red Clay After Rain
Artist : Kate Campbell
Album : 1000 Pound Machine
Label : Large River Music
10:51 PM
The Stranger Song
Artist : Leonard Cohen
Album : Songs Of
Label : Columbia
10:55 PM
The Gambler’s Dying Words
Artist : Norman Blake
Album : Flowers From the Fields of Alabama
Label : Shanachie


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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