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Show #109: Dum Dum Girls’ Only In Dreams

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Responsible for much of the resurgent popularity in female-fronted indie rock and pop, Dum Dum Girls’ Only In Dreams is a personal favorite record with sublime pop melodies and infinite washed-out guitar echo. Setlist (“Song Name” – Artist – Album) “The ’59 Sound” – The Gaslight Anthem – The ’59 Sound “Always Looking” – Dum Dum Girls – Only In Dreams … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-05-15

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16 MAY (SAT)   FREE 1PM 3PM   HESSLER STREET FAIR: GEORGE FOLEY(PIANO,VOCAL) & HIS RHYTHM COUNCILMAN CONWELL(DRUMS) & FOOTPRINTS HESSLER STREET, CLEVELAND www.hesslerstreetfair.org   16 MAY (SAT)     7:30,9:30PMADMISSION   “ALL ABOUT JAZZ”: GERALD ALBRIGHT(SAX), KIRK WHALUM(SAX) TANGIER, 532 W MARKET, AKRON 330‑376‑7171 www.thetangier.com   16 MAY (SAT)     8,10PM ADMISSION   … Continued

Show #108: Dan Fogelberg’s Nether Lands

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Released in 1977, Nether Lands is Dan Fogelberg’s creative apex, with lush musical arrangements and some of his best lyrics. Setlist (“Song Name” – Artist – Album) “The ’59 Sound (Acoustic)” – The Gaslight Anthem – The B-Sides “Nether Lands” – Dan Fogelberg – Nether Lands “Once Upon A Time” – Dan Fogelberg – Nether Lands “Dancing Shoes” – Dan Fogelberg … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-05-08

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8 MAY (FRI)     7:30PM FREE   BARBARA KNIGHT(VOCAL) QUINTET: JACK SCHANTZ(TRUMPET), PHIL LANTRY(KEYBOARDS), TIM POWELL(BASS), MARK GONDER(DRUMS) MERCEDES BENZ OF BEDFORD, 18122 ROCKSIDE 440‑232‑1600 www.bedfordoh.gov   8 MAY (FRI)     8PM ADMISSION   JOSHUA ABRAMS’(BASS) NATURAL INFORMATION SOCIETY: LISA ALVARADO(HARMONIUM), EMMETT KELLY(GUITAR), BEN BOYE(AUTOHARP), FRANK ROSALY(DRUMS), MIKEL AVERY(DRUMS) MAHALL’S 20 LANES, 13200 … Continued

Listen Online to Avoid Transmitter Outages!

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Hello loyal WRUW listeners, We are experiencing transmitter outages, sometimes resulting in cut-ins from another station and sometimes resulting in static. We are working as quickly as possible to diagnose the problem, and we apologize for the inconvenience! Listen to our webstream to avoid the dropouts!

Know Thyself – 5/7/15

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This week (Thursday 1-2p) we have psychologist Dr. Amy Lee from Cleveland Clinic. http://my.clevelandclinic.org/staff_directory/staff_display?doctorid=789   At 1:30p, as usual, we will take a musical break to focus in on what you want to hear. Give us your questions and comments! Call us at (216)368-2208 Message us at WRUW.org; click “request,” and type us your question or comment … Continued

Know Thyself – 4/30/15

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This week (Thursday, 1-2p) we have psychologist Dr. Norah Feeny from CWRU. http://psychsciences.case.edu/faculty/norah-feeny/   At 1:30p, as usual, we will take a musical break to focus in on what you want to hear. Give us your questions and comments! Call us at (216)368-2208 Message us at WRUW.org; click “request,” and type us your question or comment in … Continued

FREE WRUW iPhone App

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Thanks to your generous support during this year’s Telethon, WRUW now has a new FREE iPhone app! Just search “WRUW FM” in the Apple App Store or follow this link to download it and listen to your favorite shows anytime, anywhere in the world. The app works much the same as our new website, allowing listeners to … Continued

Show #107: Toro y Moi’s What For?

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A transfixing blend of psych-rock textures, funky groove and glam rock sounds, Toro y Moi’s latest album, What For?, is already one of my favorite albums of the year, reaching back to the sounds of the 70s and bringing them forward. Setlist (“Song Name” – Artist – Album) “The ’59 Sound” – The Gaslight Anthem – The ’59 Sound … Continued