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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

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-05-01

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Send updates and comments to jazzcalendar@roadrunner.com . 1 MAY (FRI)     7:30PM FREE   COLLEGE OF WOOSTER JAZZ ENSEMBLE LOWRY CENTER, 1189 BEALL, WOOSTER 330‑263‑2419 www.wooster.edu   1 MAY (FRI)     8PM ADMISSION   JAMEY HADDAD(PERCUSSION)/OBERLIN PERFORMANCE & IMPROVISATION ENSEMBLE MUSIC BOX SUPPER CLUB, 1148 MAIN, CLEVELAND 216‑242‑1251 www.musicboxcle.com   1 MAY (FRI) … Continued

Show #106: Neutral Milk Hotel’s In The Aeroplane Over The Sea

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On the heels of their soul-stirring Cleveland show, the 106th episode of The ’59 Sound will focus on Neutral Milk Hotel’s In The Aeroplane Over The Sea – a masterpiece and easily one of the most influential alternative albums of the late-90s. Few albums before or since are quite as affecting. Setlist (“Song Name” – Artist – Album) … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-04-24

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24 APRIL (FRI)     7:30PM DONATION   MARILYN CRISPELL(PIANO), CARMEN CASTALDI(DRUMS) WEST SHORE UNITARIAN UNIVERSALIST, 20401 HILLIARD, ROCKY RIVER 216‑566‑5683 www.facebook.com/NewGhostsSeries   25 APRIL (SAT)     8PM ADMISSION   “MUSIC OF JIM HALL” TRI-C JAZZ FEST SOUNDWORKS: JACK SCHANTZ(TRUMPET), CHRIS ANDERSON(TROMBONE), HOWIE SMITH(SAX), JOHN KLAYMAN(SAX), THERON BROWN(PIANO), GLENN HOLMES(BASS), REGGIE JACKSON(DRUMS) + BOB … Continued

Northeast Ohio jazz calendar as/of 2015-04-18

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18 APRIL (SAT)     1PM FREE   “TRIBUTE TO BILLIE HOLIDAY”: VANESSA RUBIN(VOCAL), PETER DOMINGUEZ(BASS), CARL ALLEN(DRUMS), CHRIS ANDERSON(TROMBONE), LEVI BARCOURT(PIANO), CHRIS COLES(SAX) OLIVET INSTITUTIONAL BAPTIST CHURCH, 8712 QUINCY, CLEVELAND 216‑987‑4444 www.tri-c.edu/jazzfest ` (TRI-C JAZZFEST CLEVELAND)   18 APRIL (SAT)     8:30PM ADMISSION   PAT MARTINO(GUITAR) TRIO: PAT BIANCHI(ORGAN), CARMEN INTORRE(DRUMS) NIGHTTOWN, 12387 … Continued

Show #105: Thin Lizzy’s Jailbreak – Telethon 2015

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Donate and help support great college radio programs like The ’59 Sound by calling 216-368-2208 or visiting wruw.org! To put you in the giving mood for Telethon, the massively influential Jailbreak by Thin Lizzy is this week’s pick. Arguably Ireland’s greatest rock band, the guitar work on this album has inspired generations of musicians, as has the unique … Continued