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

Follow Keith on Twitter: @keithweston.

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

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May 05, 2013

8:04 PM
Living in the Country
Artist : Leo Kottke
Album : Circle Round the Sun
Label : Symposium
8:05 PM
Human Highway
Artist : Rebecca Frazier
Album : When We Fall
Label : Compass
8:08 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
8:11 PM
Don’t Get Above Your Raising
Artist : Flatt & Scruggs
Album : Columbia Country Classics, Vol. 1: The Golden Age
Label : Columbia
8:13 PM
Nothing Left of Me
Artist : Rita Hosking
Album : Little Boat
Label : self
8:17 PM
Artist : Alice Gerrard
Album : Bittersweet
Label :
8:21 PM
Theme Song
Artist : Doctor Ross, The Harmonica Boss
Album : Classic Harmonica Blues
Label : Smithsonian Folkways
8:24 PM
Cluck Old Hen
Artist : The Horseflies
Album : Until the Ocean
Label : Pest Control Records
8:30 PM
Artist : Joseph Decosimo
Album : Sequatchie Valley
Label : self
8:33 PM
Cotton Eyed Joe
Artist : Leslie Keith
Album : Black Mountain Blues
Label : Briar Records
8:36 PM
Winter’s Come and Gone
Artist : Gillian Welch
Album : Hell Amonth the Yearlings
Label : Almo Sounds
8:39 PM
The Story That the Crow Told Me
Artist : John Cohen
Album : Stories the Crow Told Me
Label : Acoustic Disc
8:42 PM
Devlish Mary
Artist : The Skillet Lickers
Album : The Story That the Crow Told Me Vol 2
Label : Yazoo
8:45 PM
Devlish Mary
Artist : Hot Club of Cowtown
Album : Dev'lish Mary
Label : Hightone Records
8:48 PM
En Timme I Ungern
Artist : Vasen
Album : Whirled
Label : Northside
8:53 PM
Artist : Norah Jones
Album : Feels Like Home
Label : Blue Note
8:56 PM
The New Custom House / The Flavor of The Month / The Tinkers Daughter / Dogs Among The Bushes / Pinch of Snuff
Artist : Solas
Album : The Hour Before Dawn
Label : Shanchie
9:04 PM
Artist : The Waifs
Album : Temptation
Label : Compass
9:07 PM
Good-bye To Carolina
Artist : Lyle Lovett
Album : I Love Everybody
Label : Curb MCA
9:11 PM
Red-Haired Mary
Artist : Dervish
Album : Midsummer's Night
Label : WHR
9:13 PM
I Want To See the Bright Lights Tonight
Artist : Richard & Linda Thompson
Album : I Want To See the Bright Lights Tonight
Label : Carthage
9:17 PM
1952 Vincent Black Lightning
Artist : The Del McCoury Band
Album : Del and the Boys
Label : Ceili
9:21 PM
Artist : Natalie MacMaster
Album : In My Hands
Label : Rounder
9:23 PM
Wabash Cannonball
Artist : Roy Acuff & His Smokey Mountain Boys
Album : Columbia Country Classics Vol 1: The Golden Age
Label : Columbia Legacy
9:26 PM
Wabash Blues
Artist : Hobart Smith
Album : In Sacred Trust
Label : Smithsonian Folkways
9:29 PM
Going To The West
Artist : Crooked Hollows
Album : s/t
Label : self
9:33 PM
Fair and Tender Ladies
Artist : Dave Van Ronk
Album : Inside Dave Van Ronk
Label : Prestige
9:39 PM
Better Than Staying
Artist : Rebecca Frazier
Album : When We Fall
Label : Better Than Staying
9:42 PM
Artist : Hem
Album : Eveningland
Label : Nettwerk Records
9:45 PM
I’ve Been Everywhere
Artist : Johnny Cash
Album : Unchained
Label : American
9:49 PM
The Ectasy of Dancing Fleas
Artist : Penguin Cafe Orchestra
Album : Penguin Cafe Orchetra
Label : EG
9:53 PM
If I Could I Surely Would
Artist : Bill Frisell
Album : The Willies
Label : Nonesuch
10:04 PM
Out on the Weekend
Artist : Neil Young
Album : Harvet
Label : Reprise
10:08 PM
East Tennesse Blues
Artist : IIIrd Tyme Out
Album : Back to the Mac
Label : Rounder
10:11 PM
Father Daughter Dialogue
Artist : Loudon & Martha Wainwright
Album : Grown Man
Label : Charisma
10:14 PM
The Mist Covered Mountain
Artist : Mark Knopfler
Album : Best Of
Label : Warner Bros
10:19 PM
Lonesome Road Blues
Artist : Stillhouse Bottom Band
Album : Bustin' It Up
Label : Joe Dog
10:25 PM
Mole’s Moan
Artist : Tom Rush
Album : Blues Songs Ballads
Label : Fantasy
10:28 PM
Artist : Lambert and Nuttycombe
Album : At Home
Label : A&M
10:30 PM
The Battle of Evermore
Artist : Led Zeppelin
Album : IV
Label : Atlantic
10:36 PM
Who Knows Where The Time Goes
Artist : Sandy Denny and the Strawbs
Album : s/t
Label : Hannibal
10:41 PM
Coo Coo Bird
Artist : Clarence "Tom": Ashley
Album : Greenback Dollar
Label : County
10:44 PM
If It Rains
Artist : Basia Balut
Album : Heart of My Own
Label : Rough Trade
10:46 PM
All Tomorrow’s Parties
Artist : June Tabor & The Oyster Band
Album : Freedom and Rain
Label : Ryko
10:50 PM
Down on Penny’s Farm
Artist : Natalie Merchant
Album : The House Carpenter's Daughter
Label : Myth America
10:54 PM
Sam I Am
Artist : Matt Flinner
Album : Latitude
Label : Compass


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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