Special Archives for Irene Trudel's show on WFMU

Interviews, Live Music and other specials, all available on demand.
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This page last updated July 31, 2014


Options Irene Trudel's show

Options A perfect mixture of strings'n'things, with Gabriel Kahane playing live. From July 7, 2014. Listen to the whole show: MP3 - 128K or . See the playlist.

Options Would you like to go to our musical land? And Beth Sorrentino plays live. From June 30, 2014. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options From darkness into the light, with Meaner Pencil live. From June 23, 2014. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Summoning the musical sprits with Marissa Nadler. From June 16, 2014. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Confessional travels of musicians, with Melaena Cadiz and Leif Vollebekk. From May 19, 2014. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options In a whirl... with live sets by Matt Sowell and Diane Cluck. From May 5, 2014. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options We're all folked up, with Mark Fosson playing live. From April 21, 2014. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Heavenly waves of acoustics, with Ryley Walker and Wall Matthews live. From April 14, 2014. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options A Celebration of Shulkoth! Communiqués with the dearly depared Citizen Kafka. From April 7, 2014. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Laid-back muses, and So Brown plays live. From March 17, 2014. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Strings of musical things, with Dom La Nena live. From February 17, 2014. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Get some old-time, good time music in yer soul, with Bill Carney's Jug Addicts live! From February 10, 2014. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Music awash in our souls, with Doug Wieselman live. From January 13, 2014. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Weird covers and others in your headphones, with Soldier Kane live. From December 2, 2013. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Reflective musical memories, with live sets by The Wingdale Community Singers and Olivia Chaney. From November 4, 2013. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Singles Going Steady week, with Mark Humble & Friends in studio. From October 21, 2013. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Clinging to the songs I love, with Becca Stevens. From October 14, 2013. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Getting words in edgewise to the music, with Linda Draper live. From July 22, 2013. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Memories of a house and a home, with a live set by guitarist Glenn Jones. From July 1, 2013. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options The cake got left out in the rain, while Lapland warms up in the studio. From June 3, 2013. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Remembering people past, living in the present, with Chuck Johnson. From May 27, 2013. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Music That Won't Tax Your Brain, with Lorraine Leckie & Her Demons. From April 15, 2013. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Shadowing ancestral music with A Hawk and A Hacksaw. From March 25, 2013. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Sighting a Robin is the first sign of Spring. Sighting Robyn Hitchcock means it will be doubly good. From February 25, 2013. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Guitar fantasies with Alexander Turnquist and Eric Carbonara. From February 18, 2013. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Acoustical musings with Moore & Sons live. From December 3, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Eternally thankful for WFMU and for music, live with Daniel Bachman and Mark Fosson. From November 19, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options The warmth of autumnal sun, with The Letter Yellow. From November 12, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Guitars ward off the storm, with Kevin Kastning & Mark Wingfield. From November 5, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options The Hunt for Funds October, with a live set by M Shanghai. From October 1, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Songs of heartbreaking beauty, with Janine Nichols and Semi-Free. From September 17, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options It's a woman's woman's woman's world at WFMU, thanks to Kemp & Eden! From September 10, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Banishing the summertime blues with David Bromberg. From August 27, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Odes to ordinary life, with Lee Feldman live. From July 23, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options A simply smaashing summer day with Clare and The Reasons. From July 16, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options A cool swing through musical nows and thens with Matt Munisteri. From July 9, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Soundscapes for a Spring Day, with Kevin Kastning & Carl Clements. From April 30, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Stringed things flying in the wind, with Daniel Bachman. From March 26, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Echoes of the 1970's, with a live set by Matt Keating. From March 19, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Music will outlast us all, and The Loom plays live. From February 13, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Oddly un-wintry times and live music with Joy Askew. From February 6, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Popping across oceans and right back to New Jersey, with Dinnis Diken and Edward Rogers. From January 30, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Songs to stay in bed with, and a live set by Laura Gibson. From January 23, 2012. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Music to warm our chilly bones, with Melaena Cadiz. From December 12, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Grey skies, summery feel and Misty Roses. From November 28, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Singles Going Steady Week begins, and Alana Amram & The Rough Gems play live. From October 24, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Taking the chill off your radio, with a little Cuddle Magic. From October 17, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Starting a string of shows for Shock and Awe-tober, beginning with Ethel. From October 10, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options In the span of an afternoon autumn settles in, with Peter Biedermann. From September 19, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Rivers of music, with Les Chauds Lapins. From September 12, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Celebrating the labor of love known as "music" with Glenn Jones and Yair Yona. From September 5, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options The post Hurricane-Irene calm, with a live set by Julianna Barwick. From August 29, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Stringing you along on lazy songs, with a live set by Matthew Mullane. From August 22, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Summery, muggily, lazily, the music streams on, with a live performance by Kalli. From August 15, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Musical thoughts on the natural world, with Matt Bauer live. From July 25, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Forward into the past, with a visit from The Left Banke. From July 18, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Sharing the pleasantries of an early summer afternoon with Mia Doi Todd. From June 13, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Escaping the fog and chill of San Francisco with The Wyld Olde Souls. From June 6, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options So this is spring? A live set from Redhooker will make it better. From May 23, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Sound meshes for an afternoon, with Wade Matthews, Reuben Radding and Andrew Drury. From March 21, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Honoring a man, discovering Lucy Foley. From January 17, 2011. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Swinging into the December chill, with Caravan of Thieves live. From December 6, 2010. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Post-turkey emergence from hibernation day with Lucinda Black Bear. From November 29, 2010. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options with Michael Holt live. From November 22, 2010. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Plucked strings reminiscent of another time, with a live set by Jim Kweskin and Geoff Muldaur. From November 15, 2010. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Thoughts greying out in musical color, with Jessie Torrisi. From February 22, 2010. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Vitamin D builds strong bones and brings pleasant tunes. From February 8, 2010. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Winter won't give up its grip, and Chris Koch adds a dose of dark matter. From February 1, 2010. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Ridiculous rains reduced to slight streams by Sam Sadugursky and Redhooker. From January 25, 2010. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Never spill beer in your laptop, but a set with Afroskull makes it better. From January 18, 2010. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Some faves of 2009, and a new fave live set from Quartet San Francisco. From January 11, 2010. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Feeling Beatle-ish, quietly so, with Ky Hote's George Harrison Tribute. From December 14, 2009. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Wailing without a harpoon or Dad to drag in the lines, but Monkeyworks weaves it back together. From December 7, 2009. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Grey Sky celebration with Samara Lubelski and Redwing Blackbird. From November 30, 2009. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Commemorating the fall of the Berlin Wall and Hopewell. From November 9, 2009. Listen to the whole show: MP3 - 192K or . See the playlist.

Options New November, new album, new performance from Michael Holt. From November 2, 2009. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Claire and the Reasons. From October 19, 2009. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Ain't hardly workin' on Labor Day, with Alexander Turnquist. From September 7, 2009. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Cool down, slow down tunes, with Josh Mease. From August 24, 2009. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Spiraling skyward, guitars gently gliding, with Reynold Philipsek. From July 20, 2009. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Jumpin' jazz miscreants and other fun sounds, with Gutbucket. From June 15, 2009. Listen to set "Live performance by Gutbucket": . Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Sounds that defy translation, with the Geroges Brassiens Project. From June 8, 2009. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options A Jet Ear Party with Jonathan Kane & February. From May 18, 2009. Listen to set "Live performance by Jonathan Kane & February (David Bicknell: guitar; Jon Crider: guitar; Jonathan Kane: drums; Peg Simone: guitar; Adam Wills: bass)": . Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Stretching the strings of our hearts with Peter Biedermann. From May 11, 2009. Listen to set "Live Performance by Peter Biedermann": . Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options April showers begone! banish the grey with music and Matt Keating. From April 20, 2009. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Citizen Kafka Lives! From April 13, 2009. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Showers for April bring buds and the M Shanghai String Band. From April 6, 2009. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Bowing and stringing our way into spring with QQQ. From March 30, 2009. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Strings and saxes and songs and such, with Sam Sadigursky. From February 23, 2009. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options A few bells and whistles, Ravens & Chimes. From January 26, 2009. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Ho-Ho-Ho-Holidays and Tall Firs! From December 15, 2008. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Oh how the years pass through musical memoryland, with Howard Fishman. From December 8, 2008. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options A thankfulness for music that defying words engulfs us, with live music by Lacrymosa and Alessi's Ark. From November 24, 2008. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options A nip in the air slows everything down but music waves, and Jason Crigler tells his remarkable tale. From November 17, 2008. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options A whisperchill, low sun and live music with Neil Halstead and Micah Blue Smalldone. From November 10, 2008. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Pre-election mental surgery, along with Songs for Newsworthy News. From November 3, 2008. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Autum-ness, Halloween-ness, with live sets by Lior, and Common Rotation with David Garland. From October 27, 2008. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Grey October, autumnal tunes, with Michael Chapman. From October 13, 2008. Listen to the whole show: . See the playlist.

Options Too much of All Tomorrow's Parties, but never enough music, with a live set by Chris Moore. From September 22, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Unexpected heat, in gentle anticipation of Autumn, with Dana Falconberry. From September 15, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Tickling fancies and more than a few keyboards with Michael Holt. From September 8, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Loping through a summer's day, with live music from Hiss Golden Messenger. From August 18, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Harkening back to an older world with Curtis Eller and Benjamin Wetherill. From July 28, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Clouds crammed in my brain and That Thing Over There. From July 21, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Smoothly sublime subconscious with Shearwater. From July 14, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Travelling into summer with Kings County Caravan. From June 23, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Foolin' around for no good reason with Clare & The Reasons. From June 16, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Moving slowly through the heat with Peter Walker and Matt Bauer. From June 9, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Creating a woodland retreat in your radio with Fern Knight and Arborea. From June 2, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Conquering the musical Worlds with International Jetsetters and Ethan, Master of the Hawaiian Ukelele. From May 19, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Watching the rain fall, waiting for The Snow. From May 12, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Begone, misty May, lighter times come out and play, with Peter Biedermann. From May 5, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Sun so bright, songs so sweet, with Dave Deporis live. From April 14, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options No idle fingers her today, especially with Eric Carbonara and Nick Schillace! From April 7, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Songs for the quiet times, and Nalle. From March 31, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options I'm almost myself today, and The Bowmans will help! From March 17, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A glimmer of Spring? itsnotyouitsme (also playing live) From February 18, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Cold bones, warm tones with Josh Mease, Black Cat Bones (Rory Tregaskis) From February 11, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Woods and winter, with Redwing Blackbird. From February 4, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Simple prayers for peace and passivity, with David Hykes. From January 21, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options No snow but plenty of show, with a live set by David Celia. From January 14, 2008. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A post-Thanksgiving edible feast of song with Greta Gertler and The Extroverts. From November 26, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Tangos for autumn and string quartet with Quartet San Francisco. From November 19, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options An autumn classic with Elizabeth and the Catapult. From November 12, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The Secret, Soft Underbelly of Pop with The Trolleyvox. From October 15, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Magical boxes, strange and wonderful sounds, and lonesome vibes with The Quavers. From September 24, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options From the sublime to the surreal, with Michael Holt. From September 10, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Light and unlabored, with live sets by Donny Hue and the Colors, followed by Luke Wyland of Au. From September 3, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Lazy summer-sweet tunes with Johnny Irion. From August 27, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Lightening up a dark afternoon with Luke Temple. From August 20, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The heat of creativity with David Garland. From July 30, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A few spins from music and Phongraph. From July 23, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The rattle of strings with Rasputina. From July 2, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The search for Eggplantis, or its musical equivalent. From June 25, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A little Jaggery with your afternoon muse? From June 11, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Music for the damp of spirit, with live sets by guitarist Glenn Jones and The Finches. From June 4, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A few memories, old and new, with live sets by Arborea and Noa Babayof. From May 28, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A lush, lazy afternoon with light tunes, Linda Draper and Carolyn Alroy. From May 21, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Pure, poptasticness with the Pink Delicates. From May 14, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The Daves, daring to draw music from the buzzing of the hives. From April 30, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Slithering through Spring with Slow Six. From April 23, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Out of a dark, rainy day, Hang the Lights. From April 16, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Wings, things and M. Shanghai String (Band)s. From April 9, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Calm chaos and countrypolitan songs with Moore and Sons. From April 2, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options An afternoon way more than just forgettable, with Lee Feldman. From March 26, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Topping the pop with The Trolleyvox. From February 19, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Travels from atmospherica to earthiness with Rio en Medio and Matt Bauer. From February 5, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Music pouring out of caves, CDs and Peter Walker. From January 29, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Darkness infused with bliss, with Edison Woods. From January 22, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options There are 108 Functions on myspace, but only one brings the beauty herein. From January 15, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Genteel musical landscapes and Pepi too. (Ginsberg, that is.) From January 8, 2007. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Recombinant musical DNA with performance artist/jazz chanteuse Nora York & friends. From December 18, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Fantastical string inventions with guitarists Sean Smith and Matt Baldwin. From December 11, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Musical planet hopping with Robyn Hitchcock and The Venus 3. From December 4, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Two Micros and Honeycut. From November 27, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Casting off sweet anonimity with Matt Schickele. From November 20, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options David Hykes, followed by Botanica. From November 13, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Bards and tunesmiths, led in song by Julia Vorontsova. From October 16, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The mannequin question, raised by One Ring Zero. From September 25, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options My Brightest Diamond AND Jakob Olaussen. From September 18, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Clare and The Reasons. Clare Muldaur Manchon and her band, The Reasons, play live. From September 4, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Jazz Guitarist Ben Monder. From August 28, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Daylight moon howls and other delicate sounds with Fern Knight. From August 21, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The view from a cat's or bird's eye with Lisa Germano. From July 31, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Eric Carbonara PLUS Nick Castro with Wendy Watson. From July 24, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Family Underground. From July 17, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A little piano, a bit of jazz, a lot of fine singing with Peter Eldridge. From July 10, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Scratching that 20-year itch with Greta Gertler. From June 26, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Reality, as enhanced by a little Truth Serum. From June 19, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options An afternoon filled with guitars, guys and (David) Garland. From June 12, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options More than a few nimble fingers and Jesse Sparhawk live. From June 5, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A sublime stream of music and White Light. From May 22, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Triple plus good guitars withThe Kitchen Cynics' Alan Davidson, Nick Schillace and Mike Tamburo. From May 15, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Trade your petals for pedals in the psychedelic sky, with assistance from Dave DeCastro. From May 8, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A post-Terrastock glow and discoveries, with live sets by Mi & L'au with David Garland, and Larkin Grimm. From May 1, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Springtime for all manner of woodland sprites, Sharron Kraus, Alec K. Redfearn & Helena Espvall. From April 17, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A little shattered glass stood between me, my music and Nikolai Dunger. From April 10, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Tripping lightly over a few tunes with Larry Yes. From March 27, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options My little thank-you to loyal WFMU supporters: The Chapin Sisters and Billy Bragg! From March 13, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Music darkly stark but unusually light with Picastro. From February 6, 2006. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A Christmas show, as much for me as it is for you and the McGarrigles. From December 19, 2005. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Calmly bouncing around the meteors and stars with Laura Veirs and Hotbird 7. From December 12, 2005. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Even though you didn't ask the question, it's no lie that Bridget St. John and Rockdove were sublime. From December 5, 2005. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The mysteries of string driven things with Jozef van Wissem and Sean Smith. From November 7, 2005. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Spooky beauties and dark pasts with Marissa Nadler. From October 31, 2005. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Punk-Rock-Chamber Music and other mayhem with Botanica. From October 24, 2005. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The mysteries of plucked strings, the magic of José Gonzalez. From October 17, 2005. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Tunes emanating from the wood, with Nethers. From October 10, 2005. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Political love lullabyes with Art of Flying. From September 26, 2005. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The myth of average pop and classical music, debunked with a wink by Pete M.Wyer. From September 19, 2005. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Offbeat twiddles, spins and tunes with Thomas Truax. From September 12, 2005. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Working on Labor Day with Invert and Zöe Keating on the things we love best. From September 5, 2005. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Reprocessing the country using the urban filter with The Wingdale Community Singers. From June 27, 2005. Listen to set "Live performance by The Wingdale Community Singers": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A tonic for your tensions administered by Apothecary Hymns. From May 23, 2005. Listen to set "The Apothecary Hymns perform live": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The dark beauty of slow songs with Adrian Crowley. From May 9, 2005. Listen to set "Adrian Crowley performs live": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Tipping towards Miles, with a live set by White Light. From May 2, 2005. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options From harmonic transcendence to sublime harmonies, David Hykes and Las Rubias del Norte connect musically. From April 18, 2005. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The Go-Betweens, oceans apart but musically connected. From April 11, 2005. Listen to set "Interview and live performance by Grant McLennan and Robert Forster of The Go-Betweens.": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Meandering through mid-afternoon with Moore & Sons. From March 28, 2005. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks. From February 28, 2005. Listen to set "Dan Hicks and the Hot Licks perform live": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Story songs and porch techno with t. griffin coraline. From February 21, 2005. Listen to set "Live performance by t. griffin coraline": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options O beauteous, languid winter day with SlowSix. From February 14, 2005. Listen to set "Live performance by SlowSix": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Perfect pop, perfect day, perfectly weird with Rogue Wave. From February 7, 2005. Listen to set "Live performance by Rogue Wave": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Friends of Jason, like Rachel Loshak. From January 17, 2005. Listen to set "Rachel Loshak performs live": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options No regrets, only with The Silent League. From January 10, 2005. Listen to set "The Silent League performs live": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Musicians like Gutbucket, who are clearly out of their minds! From January 3, 2005. Listen to set "Gutbucket performs live": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Christmas, Irene style, with Es. From December 20, 2004. Listen to set "Es., with Black Forest/Black Sea and Fursaxa perform live": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Play something Fast'n'Bulbous (and live)-- Got me?? From December 13, 2004. Listen to set "Fast 'n' Bulbous performs live": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Tradly folk, psychedelical within the fingers of Nick Castro, Marissa Nadler with Josephine Foster. From November 29, 2004. Listen to set "Live performances by Nick Castro, Marissa Nadler and Josepine Foster": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Musical paths taken and not, accompanied by the angleic voice of Rebecca Martin. From November 22, 2004. Listen to set "Live performance and conversation with Rebecca Martin": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The colorful Mr. Robyn Hitchcock, complemented by other musical treats. From November 15, 2004. Listen to set "Conversation and live performance by Robyn Hitchcock": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Personal soundtracks and French chansons, along with Naïm Amor. From November 8, 2004. Listen to set "Live performance by Naïm Amor": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Sidling down the stream of song with The Court and Spark. From October 18, 2004. Listen to set "The Court and Spark performs live": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Bounding through WFMU's house to SoNGS FRoM A RANDoM HoUSE . From October 11, 2004. Listen to set "Live performance by Songs From a Random House": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The dark, twisted glories of folk, as espoused by Sharron Kraus. From October 4, 2004. Listen to set "Live performance by Sharron Kraus": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Your recommended daily requirement of music with Vitamin-D. From September 20, 2004. Listen to set "Vitamin-D performs live": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Beauty and beastly politicos, from Gravenhurst to the Garden. From August 30, 2004. Listen to set "Gravenhurst performs live": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Skirting the edges of raw strings with Third Border. From August 9, 2004. Listen to set "Third Border performs live": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Fragrant and feathery, Vetiver settles in like a fine mountain air. From June 21, 2004. Listen to set "Live performance by Vetiver": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Wild gypsy dancing in da' house with Devotcka. From June 14, 2004. Listen to set "Devotchka! performs live": RealAudio. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Never hurts to turn convention on its head with music and Invert. From May 24, 2004. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Swirling down a cool mountain of sound with The Autumdivers. From May 17, 2004. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Setting the stage for a triple bill with Michael Hurley, Josef Van Wissem with Gary Lucas, and the Moe!kestra! From May 3, 2004. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Progressing toward the centerpoint of sound with Peter and Colin Biedermann. From April 19, 2004. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Jazzing up a spring day with Dom Minasi. From April 12, 2004. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Payin' tribute to my ol' friend, Dead Air, and The Sisterhood of Convoluted Thinkers. From April 5, 2004. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options All the planets are in alignment for Samara Lubelski. From March 29, 2004. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Riding high out of the Marathon, Mardi-Gras style, with the Revolutionary Snake Ensemble. From March 22, 2004. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Snufflehead drifting along on Tenderfoot. From March 1, 2004. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Kaleidoscopic drones and other means of transport with Espers. From February 9, 2004. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options From Bouncing from NJ to Russia and Italy in 3 hours with Julia Vorontsova and Tir Na Moe. From January 26, 2004. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Winterwhite and warm Edison Woods. From January 12, 2004. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Four screaming tires, three CD bags, two live sets, and traffic due to terrorist threats. From December 22, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The Glory!!! of the Female Voice (with Coco Rosie, Gloria Deluxe and The Last Town Chorus) From December 15, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The paradox of Rosie Thomas and other beautiful music. From December 8, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A few good tunes and nimble fingers (oh, and John Sheehan too)! From December 1, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Raw November soothed by strains of Mojave 3. From November 17, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options All you need is a little Bix (deftly arranged by Geoff Muldaur) to banish those cloudy days. From October 27, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Beautiful doom and gloom, enhanced by Alasdair Roberts. From October 20, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The Twin Atlas spins in, I spin out for the summer. From June 9, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Deep forest murmurings and other gentle soundscapes with Pothole Skinny. From June 2, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Past and present memories of Victor Lovera, Greta Gertler with the Carpentier String Quartet, and Nick Talbot. From May 12, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Beautifying ache and fatigue with Adrian Crowley. From May 5, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Transcendent springtime scenes with Black Forest, Black Sea and Fursaxa. From April 28, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options The Return of the Furry Harmonica Brothers, and some fine ol' tunes. From April 21, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Songs for a seaside retreat-- or any other pleasant space-- with Eric Metzgar. From April 14, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Peacefully intense jazz with John Hollenbeck's Claudia Quintet. From April 7, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Waiting for 'thee Whee-mmen' to call with Kill Henry Sugar. From March 31, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Remembering Scott Appel , with friends Peter Biedermann, Chris McNally and Don Sternecker. From March 24, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Everyone collectively sigh and smile following WFMU's Marathon Fun(draiser) (with a live set from Rasputina). From March 17, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Sounds to fill the silences of a winter afternoon with The Last Town Chorus. From February 24, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Braving the snow with Dave DeCastro. From February 17, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A double-header, starting with pop up from Warren Zanes, sliding comfortably home with Mia Doi Todd. From February 10, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Thomas Truax: Just back from his smash UK 'Sister Spinster' tour, where Brits went absolutely nuts over his wildly imaginative music and self made instruments, Thomas Truax brought his musical wonders to WFMU. From January 20, 2003. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Cunningham, Crigler, and Hill featuring singer-songwriter Timothy Hill (who is an integral part of David Hykes Harmonic Choir), Jason Crigler of Goats in Trees and guitarist Chris Cunningham, some amazing harmonies, and Michelle Kinney joining in. From December 30, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Angelic voices from fine folk like Erica Smith. From December 9, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Golly! Grip Weeds galore! From November 25, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Calvin Don't Jump! From November 18, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Two boys gone wrong equal a musical right (w/Pete Galub & Chris Moore) From November 11, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Election Eve with a Kitchen Cynic (Alan Davidson) From November 4, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Countrified and rockified, as Neko Case plays live. From October 28, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Floating along on a Magic Carpet with Alisha Sufit. From October 21, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options From the ridiculous to the sublime with guest Rebecca Hall. From September 30, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Fanning improvisational Flames with Holland Hopson and James Keepnews. From September 23, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A sweet 16th transmission, and a Pedal Steel Transmission (live) to boot. From September 16, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Comforts cool as Ice and The Iditarod. From September 9, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options A beautifully twisted show with Sharron Kraus. From September 2, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Swapping songs and stories with Melora Creager of Rasputina. From August 26, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Songs altered by July skies and Dom Minasi. From July 22, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Sonorous emissions, songs from Jeffrey Haines, and fingerstyle guitar from Peter Biedermann. From July 15, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Echoes of a woodland retreat with Pamela Wyn Shannon. From July 8, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Sweet songs and soprano Dana Hanchard. From July 1, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Good Golly Gutbucket! From June 3, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options With Reverend Glasseye and His Wooden Legs. From May 20, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Playing between the raindrops and darkness with Picastro. From May 13, 2002. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio. See the playlist.

Options Birdsongs of the Mesozoic celebrate their 20th anniversary with a live performance. The Denver Gentlemen perform as well. From June 25, 2001. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio.

Options Rachelle Garniez and The Fortunate Few blend equal amounts of Cajun/Jazz/Tejano/Tango- style musical elements. From April 23, 2001. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio.

Options Mark Eitzel stops by to play a few numbers live at the beginning of the show. From April 16, 2001. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio.

Options Gutbucket, described as a dirty, juke-joint punk-jazz kerzoom, perform live. From February 19, 2001. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio.

Options Songs from A Random House performs live. This Hoboken-based outfit is an avant-folk combo specializing in surreal little songs. From February 5, 2001. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio.

Options Goats in Trees. Real nice folk-rock featuring the songwriting talents of Jason Crigler and Monica Cohen. From December 18, 2000. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio.

Options The Gripweeds. Stunning power pop with amazing harmonies, chiming guitars and great hooks. From December 11, 2000. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio.

Options Chris Lee. From September 18, 2000. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio.

Options Golden Arm Trio. From September 4, 2000. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio.

Options Theo Eastwind. From August 28, 2000. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio.

Options John Hollenbeck's "The Drum Major Instinct": Percussionist/Composer John Hollenbeck presented several pieces with vocal artist Theo Bleckmann and a trio of trombonists. From July 3, 2000. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio.

Options Tin Hat Trio with the new Raymond Scott CD: The Tin Hat Trio make freewheeling chamber music for the 21st century. Manhattan Research Inc. is a 2-CD collection of Raymond Scott's electronic recordings from 1953-1969. From May 15, 2000. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio.

Options The Loud Family: Catchy bone crunching rock and melodies of incredible delicacy, brought to life by cryptic lyrics. Following the release of "Attractive Nuisance," they took time out from touring to drop by WFMU for a live set. From April 17, 2000. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio.

Options Cathal McConnell: A founding member of Boys of the Lough, Cathal is a passionate, vituoso flute player/tin whistler, with an "elfin" character apparent in his singing and playing of traditional and original tunes. From April 10, 2000. Listen to the whole show: RealAudio.


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