Ray Davies “Americana” Special

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On Tuesday, May 2 from 7-8am on Charlie Saber’s Rock & Country Casserole, hear a WRUW exclusive hour-long special about Ray Davies’ new album “Americana”. You’ll hear the music from “Americana” and stories about the record from Davies himself. Several years ago, Ray wrote a book called “Americana”. It’s filled with tales of his time in … Continued

Franklin of “On the One” first alumni jazz programmer on “Down by the Cuyahoga” March 31, 2017 at 11PM

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  To help celebrate WRUW’s 50th anniversary, Jim Szabo of Down by the Cuyahoga (WRUW-FM/91.1 Cleveland) will be hosting alumni jazz programmers on a monthly basis. First up is Franklin, staff member from 1988-2012 and host of “On the One”. Tune in on Friday, March 31 at 11PM to hear Funklin spin rare groove LPs … Continued

Black Phoenix Artist Society on Fox-Crow Variety Show Feb 11

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This past week I had the great pleasure of welcoming three members of Cleveland-based ten-piece collaborative, the Black Phoenix Artist Society. Josiah “Jo Melody” Britt, Shakka Hasberry, and Lonnie Reid on guitar coalesced in our Studio C to share their vision for musical and community engagement. Shakka graced the airwaves with his euphonic vocals, accompanied … Continued