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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June 02, 2013

8:04 PM
Was It You
Artist : Joy Kills Sorrow
Album : Wide Awake
Label : Signature Sounds
8:07 PM
Artist : Putnam Smith
Album : Kichen, Love...
Label : Itchy Sabot Records
8:12 PM
I’ve Got a Bulldog
Artist : Bigfoot
Album : I've Got a Bulldog
Label : Yodel Ay Hee
8:15 PM
Donna’s Got a Rambling Mind
Artist : Joe Thompson
Album : Family Tradition
Label : Rounder
8:19 PM
All Aboard
Artist : Donna The Buffalo
Album : Tonight, Tomorrow and Yesterday
Label : Sugar Hill
8:23 PM
Artist : The Steep Canyon Rangers
Album : Steep Canyon Rangers
Label : Rebel
8:26 PM
The Letter
Artist : Frank Solivan & Dirty Kitchen
Album : On The Edge
Label : Fiddlemon/Compass
8:30 PM
Tear Stained Letter
Artist : Richard Thompson
Album : Hand of Kindness
Label : Hannibal
8:34 PM
Two-Step de Port Arthur
Artist : BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet
Album : From Bamako to Carencro
Label : Compass
8:37 PM
Drop The Charge
Artist : Club Boheme
Album : s/t
Label : self
8:40 PM
Born in the Country / Devil’s Dream
Artist : Mike Cross
Album : Born in the Country
Label : Mima-Mubo
8:47 PM
Buttermilk Road / The Arbours
Artist : Claire Lynch
Album : Dear Sister
Label : Compass
8:51 PM
A Satisfied Mind
Artist : Goose Creek Symphony
Album : Goose Creek Symphony - est. 1970
Label : Capitol
8:54 PM
Walkin’ West To Memphis
Artist : The Gibson Brothers
Album : Help My Brother
Label : Compass
8:57 PM
I Saw a Man at the Close of Day
Artist : The Crooked Jades
Album : The Unfortunate Rake Vol 1
Label : Copper Creek
9:04 PM
Windy & Warm
Artist : Doc Watson
Album : Foundation
Label : Sugar Hill
9:06 PM
Bill Cheatam
Artist : Bryan Bowers
Album : For You
Label : Flying Fish
9:09 PM
Going To the West
Artist : Jody Stecher & Kate Brislin
Album : Our Town
Label : Rounder
9:12 PM
Rosa’s Coronas
Artist : Kate Campbell
Album : Rosaryville
Label : Compass
9:17 PM
Little Darling Pal of Mine
Artist : Lucinda Williams
Album : Ramblin
Label : Smithsonian Folkways
9:20 PM
The Truth Is
Artist : Melissa Ferrick
Album : The Truth Is
Label : MPress Records
9:24 PM
Artist : James Taylor
Album : Flag
Label : Columbia
9:28 PM
Peg and Awl
Artist : Bruce Molsky
Album : Poor Man's Troubles
Label : Rounder
9:34 PM
Artist : Simone Dinnerstein & Tift Merritt
Album : Night
Label : Sony
9:38 PM
Artist : Kelly Joe Phelps
Album : Sky Like a Broken Clock
Label : Rykodisc
9:44 PM
Artist : Emily Barker & The Red Clay Halo featuring Frank Turner
Album : Fiels of June
Label : Xtra Mile
9:48 PM
Been All Around This World
Artist : The Highwoods String Band
Album : Feed Your Babies Onions
Label : Rounder
9:52 PM
Tom Dooley
Artist : Grayson & Whitter
Album : The Recordings Of
Label : County
9:55 PM
Medley Two: Simple Gifts / Three Ravens
Artist : Danny Gotham
Album : Sundays
Label : self
10:04 PM
All of My Days
Artist : Alexi Murdoch
Album : Time Without Consequence
Label : Zero Summer
10:09 PM
Lament For Tommy Makem/Within A Hen’s Kick/The Slippery Slope
Artist : Liz Carroll & John Doyle
Album : Double Play
Label : Compass
10:15 PM
Didn’t He Ramble
Artist : Loudon Wainwright III
Album : High Wide & Handsome: The Charlie Poole Project
Label : 2nd Story Sound Records
10:19 PM
He Rambled
Artist : Charlie Poole & The North Carolina Ramblers
Album : Old-Time Songs Recorded From 1925 To 1930
Label : County
10:22 PM
Old Dan Tucker
Artist : Louisiana Honey Drippers
Album : 16 Down Home Country Classics
Label : Arhoolie Records
10:24 PM
You Better Get
Artist : Blue Ridge
Album : Side By Side
Label : Suar Hill
10:27 PM
Four Strong Winds
Artist : Neil Young
Album : Comes a Time
Label : Reprise
10:31 PM
Wind and Rain
Artist : Gillian Welch, David Rawlings & David Steele
Album : Songcatcher Soundtrack
Label : Vanguard
10:35 PM
Way Over Yonder in the Minor Key
Artist : Billy Bragg & Wilco
Album : Mermaid Avenue
Label : Elektra
10:39 PM
It’ll Shine When It Shines
Artist : Ozark Mountain Daredevils
Album : It'll Shine When It Shines
Label : A&M
10:43 PM
Cherokee Shuffle
Artist : Adam Hurt
Album : Perspective
Label : Ubiquitone
10:46 PM
Fraternity Blues
Artist : Townes Van Zandt
Album : Live at the Old Quarter
Label : Tomato
10:50 PM
Ring Them Bells
Artist : Sarah Jarosz
Album : Follow Me Down
Label : Sugar Hill
10:53 PM
I Think It’s Gonna Work Out Fine
Artist : Ry Cooder
Album : Bop Till You Drop
Label : Warner Bros


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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