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Delicious Duets for Sunday Breakfast

by John Platt

It takes two to tango - and to make a duet. On this week's Sunday Breakfast I'll be featuring nearly two dozen duets from the likes of Robert Plant & Alison Krauss, Johnny Cash & June Carter Cash, and Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald - many of them requests from faithful listeners.

UKNY On FUV For January 24: Back To The '90s

by Kara Manning
A scene from 1996's "Trainspotting"

It might be 2015, but on tonight's FUV Winter Drive edition of UKNY, we'll rewind 20 (and more) years to the eclectic '90s. Portishead, Ride and The Sundays were fresh-faced kids stomping across Britain and the "Trainspotting" soundtrack ruled every club, pub and movie theatre in the summer of '96. Also, we'll revisit turn of the century, one-album wonders like Mono and One Dove.

The Bottomless Pit With Marshall Crenshaw For January 24

by Marshall Crenshaw
Little Richard and Jerry Lee Lewis

At 10 on "The Bottomless Pit," we'll hear Sonny Boy Williamson cursing at Leonard Chess, The Bobby Fuller Four doing a shoe commercial, and catch lots more of my and your favorite recording stars, like Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis, and of course, The Everly Brothers, in unguarded moments and/or struggling to find their way in the recording studio. Yes, that's right, a whole show of outtakes and things that were saved from the cutting room floor, the wastebasket, or the bulk eraser.

Vin Scelsa's "Idiot's Delight" For January 24

by WFUV Staff
Memphis, Tennessee

On tonight's snowy, FUV Winter Drive edition of "Idiot's Delight"® at 8, Vin Scelsa makes a move to Memphis—sort of—and travels from Tom T. Hall to the cast of "The Newsroom" to the Avett Brothers. Also, The Decemberists, Jackson C. Frank, Bryan Ferry and a little help from Vin's friends Rita Houston and Corny O'Connell too.

Celebrate 40 Years of Ceol na nGael

by WFUV Staff

Ceol na nGael 40th Anniversary Concert

Sunday, February 8, 2015 1:00-3:00pm
Ross Hall at the New York Botanical Garden in the Bronx


Featuring:
Eileen Ivers
Cathie Ryan
Celtic Cross
Dan Gurney


Tickets $100 per pair
(or $50 for a single ticket)

Details: Admission to New York Botanical Garden for the day included. Tickets to The Botanical Garden will be mailed; Names will be on the list at Ross Hall for the concert. Parking not included.