Station News http://wrur.org en World Cafe, July 21-25 http://wrur.org/post/world-cafe-july-21-25 <p>Here's the line-up for this week! World Cafe airs at 2pm.</p><p></p><p>Monday, July 21, 2014</p><p>On this Vintage Cafe, David Dye looks back at his 2009 conversation with <strong>The Avett Brothers</strong>.</p><p></p><p>Tuesday, July 22, 2014</p><p>Founding member of Everything But The Girl, English musician <strong>Ben Watt</strong> has a new solo record called Hendra.</p><p></p><p>Wednesday, July 23, 2014</p><p>Hüsker Dü frontman, <strong>Bob Mould</strong>, just released his 11th solo album, Beauty &amp; Ruin.</p><p></p><p>Thursday, July 24, 2014</p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 13:55:02 +0000 Mark Grube 7288 at http://wrur.org World Cafe, July 21-25 Live Broadcast from GrassRoots, Friday July 18th http://wrur.org/post/live-broadcast-grassroots-friday-july-18th <p>Different Radio will be at GrassRoots&nbsp;this Friday for a special edition of Open Tunings. Join Scott Regan and&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Tracey Craig, host of&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Rootabaga</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Boogie, broadcasting live from the festival, starting at 10 AM. Wed, 16 Jul 2014 14:29:00 +0000 Michael Black 7221 at http://wrur.org Live Broadcast from GrassRoots, Friday July 18th World Cafe, July 7-11 http://wrur.org/post/world-cafe-july-7-11 <p>It's another week of live music and conversation on World Cafe!</p><p><strong>Monday, July 7<sup>th</sup>, 2014</strong></p><p>On this Vintage Cafe, English band, <strong>The xx</strong> play live music from their sophomore record, <em>Coexist</em>.</p><p></p><p><strong>Tuesday, July 8<sup>th</sup>, 2014</strong></p><p>Singer-songwriter and Grammy award winning producer, <strong>Joe Henry</strong> performs new music from his album, <em>Invisible Hour</em>.</p><p></p><p><strong>Wednesday, July 9<sup>th</sup>, 2014</strong></p> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:51:18 +0000 Mark Grube 7096 at http://wrur.org World Cafe, July 7-11 Future Islands live from the 9:30 Club May 1st! http://wrur.org/post/future-islands-live-930-club-may-1st <p style="margin-top: 5px; margin-bottom: 10px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; background-color: transparent; line-height: 19px; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Arial, Helvetica, 'Liberation Sans', FreeSans, sans-serif;">Ever since a video of&nbsp;<a class="external-link" href="http://www.npr.org/stations/force/force_localization.php?station=WNYC_FM&amp;url=http://www.npr.org/templates/search/index.php?searchinput=future+islands" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; background-color: tra Wed, 30 Apr 2014 19:03:26 +0000 Michael Black 6224 at http://wrur.org Future Islands live from the 9:30 Club May 1st! SXSW Coverage from Different Radio http://wrur.org/post/sxsw-coverage-different-radio <p>Different Radio has live coverage of SXSW! Join us at WRUR.ORG for live coverage!</p><p><a href="http://wrur.org/live-event/live-coverage-sxsw-different-radio">http://wrur.org/live-event/live-coverage-sxsw-different-radio</a></p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 18:43:49 +0000 Michael Black 5631 at http://wrur.org Romance Without Finance http://wrur.org/post/romance-without-finance-0 <p>That's the title of a <a href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_BnFRd11sMk">tune</a> Charlie Parker recorded 70 years ago, along with the guy who wrote it, guitarist and singer Lloyd "Tiny" Grimes. The rhyming lines are shoehorned in a bit, describing the title situation as "a nuis<em>ance</em>," one that "just don't make sense." Not exactly Hallmark card material with Valentine's Day approaching, but something to consider as we head through a week of fundraising on WRUR. Sat, 08 Feb 2014 21:22:24 +0000 Mark Grube 5407 at http://wrur.org Romance Without Finance 20 World Cafe Downloads To Get You Through February http://wrur.org/post/20-world-cafe-downloads-get-you-through-february We made 20 stellar <em>World Cafe</em> in-studio performances available for download during February, but they're all coming down Feb. 28 at midnight. Grab music from Neko Case, Parquet Courts, Jason Isbell and more today, before they're gone tomorrow.<p>To download each song, click the title in the SoundCloud playlist (the song will begin playing), and then click "download" arrow to the right of the title. <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2014 WXPN-FM. Tue, 04 Feb 2014 21:25:11 +0000 David Dye 5371 at http://wrur.org 20 World Cafe Downloads To Get You Through February New time for Mystery Train on the weekend http://wrur.org/post/new-time-mystery-train-weekend-0 <p>Effective immediately, Mystery Train will pull out of the station Sundays at 4pm on WRUR. The 6pm Wednesday broadcast remains as is, as does the usual routing and passenger list.</p><p></p><p></p> Thu, 12 Dec 2013 22:03:16 +0000 Mark Grube 4838 at http://wrur.org New time for Mystery Train on the weekend New Website Launched http://wrur.org/post/new-website-launched <p>Welcome to our new website. &nbsp;Please have a look around.</p> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 17:52:53 +0000 Andrew Wheeland 2110 at http://wrur.org