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 12, 2013

8:04 PM
Black River
Artist : Lizzy Ross Band
Album : Read Me Out Loud
Label : Merdog Records
8:07 PM
An American Trilogy
Artist : Midnight Choir
Album : Frisco Mabel Joy Revisted
Label : Appleseed
8:12 PM
Snow Camp
Artist : Tony Ellis
Album : Farewell My Home
Label : Rounder
8:15 PM
Knoxville Rag
Artist : The Haints Old Time String Band
Album : Shout Monah
Label : self
8:18 PM
Tell Me Their Story
Artist : Alice Gerrard
Album : Bittersweet
Label : Spruce & Maple
8:22 PM
Something To Be Said
Artist : Susan Werner
Album : Hayseed
Label : Thirty Tigers
8:26 PM
Our Lady of The Tall Trees
Artist : Cahalen Morrison & Eli West
Album : Our Lady of The Tall Trees
Label : self
8:30 PM
Mama’s Prayers
Artist : Merle Haggard
Album : The Bluegrass Sessions
Label : Hag Records
8:34 PM
Will The Circle Be Unbroken
Artist : Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Album : Will The Circle Be Unbroken
Label : EMI
8:39 PM
Hello Grandma
Artist : Lyle Lovett
Album : I Love Everybody
Label : Curb MCA
8:42 PM
One Day At A Time
Artist : Yusuf
Album : An Other Cup
Label : Atlantic
8:47 PM
Come July
Artist : Judith Edelman
Album : Drama Queen
Label : Compass
8:51 PM
Ways of the World
Artist : The Freight Hoppers
Album : Waiting on the Gravey Train
Label : Rounder
8:54 PM
Glenuig Hall
Artist : Shooglenifty
Album : The Arms Dealer's Daughter
Label : Compass
9:05 PM
Dogs & Thunder
Artist : John Gorka
Album : Old Futures Gone
Label : Red House Records
9:10 PM
Unsung Psalm
Artist : Tracy Chapman
Album : Telling Stories
Label : Elektra
9:15 PM
Mother’s Only Sleeping
Artist : The Armstrong Twins
Album : Floyd and Lloyd - Mandolin Boogie
Label : Arhoolie
9:18 PM
Wayfaring Pilgrim
Artist : Ola Belle Reed
Album : Mountain Journey: Stars of Old Time Music
Label : Rounder
9:22 PM
Wayfaring Stranger
Artist : Eva Cassidy
Album : Songbird
Label : Blix Street
9:27 PM
Mississippi River Raft
Artist : J. D. Crowe & The New South
Album : Lefty's Old Guitar
Label : Rounder
9:29 PM
Till The Stars Came Down
Artist : Danny Carnahan & Robin Petrie
Album : Cut and Run
Label : Red House Records
9:34 PM
Year of Jubilo / Down Yonder
Artist : Lois Hornbostel
Album : Dulcimer Jubilee!
Label : self
9:37 PM
Southern Girl’s Reply
Artist : The Wolfe Brothers
Album : Old Time Tuning
Label : Yodel Ay Hee
9:40 PM
Whispers of Summer
Artist : Eliza Carthy
Album : Angels & Cigarettes
Label : Warner Bros
9:45 PM
Artist : Loudon Wainwright III
Album : Last Man on Earth
Label : Red House Records
9:49 PM
The Cruel Brother
Artist : Archie Fisher
Album : The Man with a Rhyme
Label : Folk-Legacy
9:55 PM
Mama Tried
Artist : Merle Haggard
Album : The Best of the Best
Label : Capitol
9:57 PM
Artist : Kalama’s Quartet
Album : Hawaiian Steel Guitar Classics
Label : Arhoolie
10:04 PM
Raleigh-Durham Reel
Artist : Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
Album : Dirt on the Srings
Label : S&P
10:06 PM
Singer’s Request
Artist : Golden Ring
Album : For All The Good People
Label : Folk-Legacy
10:09 PM
Artist : Pentangle
Album : Pentangling
Label : Sanctuary UK
10:17 PM
Coat of Many Colors
Artist : Dolly Parton
Album : Coat of Many Colors
Label : RCA Legacy
10:20 PM
If By Morning
Artist : The Pines
Album : Dark So Gold
Label : Red House Records
10:24 PM
North Country
Artist : The Wandering Ramblers
Album : Marimac: Deep in Old-Time Music
Label : Marimac / Rounder
10:27 PM
Darlin, Don’t You Know It’s Wrong?
Artist : Anna & Elizabeth
Album : Sun To Sun
Label : self
10:29 PM
Artist : Anonymous 4 w/Darol Anger & Mike Marshall
Album : Gloryland
Label : Harmonia Mundi
10:33 PM
Darlin Child
Artist : Sammy Shelor
Album : Leading Roll
Label : Sugar Hill
10:37 PM
Early Morning Rain
Artist : Gordon Lightfoot
Album : Gord's Gold
Label : Reprise
10:41 PM
Paint Creek
Artist : Tony Ellis
Album : Quaker Girl
Label : County
10:43 PM
Save The Whales
Artist : Country Joe McDonald
Album : Paradise With an Ocean View
Label : Fantasy
10:47 PM
Wildwood Flower
Artist : Sam Pacetti & Gabriel Valla
Album : Union
Label : Waterbug
10:50 PM
This Old Cowboy
Artist : Marshall Tucker Band
Album : Where We All Belong
Label : Shout Factory
10:56 PM
Northern Set: Le Tourment / Whitefish Over the Rapids
Artist : Joseph Sobol
Album : Citternity
Label : Kiltartan Road


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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