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Format: 2014-09-22

Sunday, August 10th

  • Midnight-2AM, Group Harmony Review with Dan Romanello.
  • 2-3AM, Beale Street Caravan.
  • 3-4AM, eTownThe Infamous Stringdusters join us this show with their dynamic, original sound showcasing a unique blend of bluegrass reflecting the old and new, the classic and progressive. Grammy Award-winning country singer, songwriter, and member of Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame Rodney Crowell is also with us.
  • 4-6AM, American Routes.  [See 6PM]
  • 6-8AM, Mountain StageAshley Monroe, Jesse Winchester, John Jorgenson Bluegrass Band, Scott Miller w/ Rayna Gellert, Bombadil
  • 8-11AM, Sunday Breakfast with John Platt: Birthday salutes to a couple of great guitarists - Mark Knopfler (65) and Pat Metheny (60) - along with a studio session with the bluegrass-based jam band, the Infamous Stringdusters.
  • 11AM-Noon, Mass from Fordham University Church.
  • Noon-4PM, Ceol na nGael with Megan Scully and Shannon Spillane: Tune in today for music from Celtic Cross, Ashley MacIssac, Cathie Ryan and many more. We'll check in with Declan O'Byrne and Brendan Tier for the latest news from Ireland at 2 pm and at 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30, we'll be bringing you the latest local events with our community bulletin boards.
  • 4-5PM, Woody’s Children with Bob Sherman: The Five B’s. Early LPs by five pivotal figures in the American folk revival: Joan Baez, Harry Belafonte, Leon Bibb, Theodore Bikel and Oscar Brand.
  • 5-6PM, Sound Opinions.
  • 6-8PM, American RoutesTune in for a tribute to the man who melded gospel, soul and pop in music and life, Sam Cooke. We'll follow the singer from Clarksdale to Chicago and from the church to the Copa as he revolutionized gospel music with the Soul Stirrers and then secular music with self-penned hits "You Send Me," "Change is Gonna Come," and more. Plus an hour of the musical roots and branches of Sam Cooke.
  • 8PM-Midnight, The Big Broadcast with Rich Conaty: Vocalists Skinnay Ennis and Harry Richman; Violinist Stuff Smith; Songs of Stanley Adams ("Take It from Me"), Harry Akst ("Dinah"), Sidney Clare ("You're My Thrill"), Bernice Petkere ("Lullaby of the Leaves"), Charlie Tobias ("Miss You"), Ted Snyder ("Sheik of Araby") and Ned Washington ("Singin' in the Bathtub").

Saturday, August 9th

  • Midnight-1AM, The Grateful Dead Hour.
  • 1-3AM, World Cafe.
  • 3-6AM, FUV Music.
  • 6-7AM, Sound Opinions.
  • 7-7:30AM, Fordham Conversations with Robin Shannon: This week we look at ecology in the "concrete jungle." Fordham Ecology graduate student William Haffey talks about testing the effectiveness of bird-friendly glass. Urban Ecologist and Fordham PhD Candidate Jason Aloisio discusses why cities are usually warmer than other areas and how to decrease your carbon footprint.
  • 7:30-8AM, Cityscape with George Bodarky: New York City is home to thousands of restaurants and grocery stores, catering to every style of eater from the tame to the adventurous. With so many different cultural options to choose from, it’s no wonder New Yorkers have such a varied palette. On this week's Cityscape, we’re talking to three New Yorkers who think outside the box when it comes to food: a historic gastronomist who samples the eats of the pioneers, an urban forager who sees the park as a produce section, and the author of a book on food and culture in 19th century New York.
  • 8-9AM, Míle Fáilte with Seamus Blake: Liadan, a group of six-women traditional musicians and singers,named after the medieval woman who refused the love of Cuirithir, causing him to enter a monastery, and she to become a nun, both dying of grief. The contemporary musical group, Liadan, has issued a CD of  glorious music: “Liadan: Casadh na Taoide, Turning the Tide.”
  • 9AM-Noon, A Thousand Welcomes with Kathleen Biggins.
  • Noon-1PM, The Thistle & Shamrock: Host Fiona Ritchie hand picks more new sounds of the summer.
  • 1-4PM, One on One. New York’s longest running sports call-in show.
  • 4-8PM, Mixed Bag with Don McGee.
  • 8-9PM, Vin Scelsa’s Idiot’s Delight. A shortened show, as we go from Vin to St. Vincent tonight.
  • 9-10:30PM, FUV Live Broadcast: Join host Alisa Ali as FUV returns to Prospect Park Bandshell for Celebrate Brooklyn's closing night performance by St. Vincent.
  • 10-11PM, The Bottomless Pit with Marshall Crenshaw. [Joined in progress.]
  • 11PM-Midnight, UKNY with Kara Manning.

Thursday, August 7th

Wednesday, August 6th

  • Midnight-2AM, World Cafe.
  • 2-5AM, FUV Music Overnights
  • 5-10AM, FUV Music Mornings with Corny O’Connell: Including the Question of The Day.
  • 10AM-2PM, FUV Music Middays with Paul Cavalconte: Including the FUV Mixtape at Noon.
  • 2-6PM, FUV Music Afternoons with Dennis Elsas.
  • 6-10PM, FUV Music Evenings with Darren DeVivo: Including FUV Live at 9PM.
  • 9PM, FUV Live: Irish songwriter Hozier has only released two EPs so far, but with his song “Take Me To Church” he’s earned fans around the globe. Catch this artist-on-the-rise in an intimate performance at the legendary Electric Lady Studios, hosted by Russ Borris. 
  • 10PM-Midnight, The Alternate Side on FUV with Kara Manning.

Tuesday, August 5th

Monday, August 4th

Sunday, August 3rd

  • Midnight-2AM, Group Harmony Review with Dan Romanello.
  • 2-3AM, Beale Street Caravan.
  • 3-4AM, eTown: eTown welcomes back long-time guest and singer songwriter Martin Sexton with his dynamic folk rock and “blue-eyed soul” sound. Also joining us is folk duo The Milk Carton Kids.
  • 4-6AM, American Routes.  [See 6PM]
  • 6-8AM, Mountain Stage: Ani DiFranco, Dawes, Dave Mason, Red Baraat
  • 8-11AM, Sunday Breakfast with John Platt: A 50th birthday shout out to Adam Duritz of Counting Crows and a conversation with John Fullbright, Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter from Oklahoma.
  • 11AM-Noon, Mass from Fordham University Church.
  • Noon-4PM, Ceol na nGael with Megan Scully and Shannon Spillane: Join hosts Megan Scully and Shannon Spillane for the best in Irish music. You'll hear songs from the Bothy Band, the Clancy Brothers, We Banjo 3 and many more. Declan O'Byrne and Brendan Tier will be checking in at 2pm with the latest news and sports from Ireland. At 1:30, 2:30 and 3:30 we'll have the community bulletin boards. 
  • 4-5PM, Woody’s Children with Bob Sherman: Sarajevo: Horror and Heroism. A remembrance of the street bombing and its aftermath as cellist Vedran Smailovich proved the healing power of music.
  • 5-6PM, Sound Opinions.
  • 6-8PM, American Routes: Across the river in Natchez, MS, blues drummer and harp player Hezekiah Early looks back on playing in a house band. Back down in New Orleans, we'll talk with Treme Brass Band's leader and snare drummer Benny Jones and bass drummer Joe Lastie about their late drummer and friend Uncle Lionel Batiste who was memorably embalmed standing up in street parade finery.
  • 8PM-Midnight, The Big Broadcast with Rich Conaty: Trumpeter and Vocalist Louis Armstrong; Vocalists Arthur Fields, Helen Kane and Frank Luther; Pianist Jess Stacy; Saxophonist Benny Carter; Songs of Victor Young ("Street of Dreams").
     

Saturday, August 2nd

  • Midnight-1AM, The Grateful Dead Hour.
  • 1-3AM, World Cafe.
  • 3-6AM, FUV Music.
  • 6-7AM, Sound Opinions.
  • 7-7:30AM, Fordham Conversations with Robin Shannon: This week’s show tackles some of life’s big questions (Why are we here? Where do we go when we die?) by looking at three different systems of knowledge (magic, science, and religion). Katia Yuguis is a doctoral student in the Sociology/Anthropology Department at Fordham University. She teaches a class called “Magic, Science, and Religion” and discusses why all three are important, and why we shouldn’t be dismissive of any one of them.
  • 7:30-8AM, Cityscape with George Bodarky: Most of us are familiar with the phrase "the dog days of summer." It of course refers to the hottest and muggiest stretch of the season, but despite what you may be thinking, we’re not going to devote this week's Cityscape to the weather. Instead, we’re using "the dog days of summer" to talk about dogs. We'll talk with the author of a new book that explores the lives of pups all over New York City, check in with a dog walker for his unique take on the job, and talk with a co-owner of a Brooklyn-based dog food company.
  • 8-9AM, Míle Fáilte with Seamus Blake: Lugh, god of the Tuatha De Danann, people of earth and light; Lugh killed his grandfather, Balor of the Evil Eye, a Fomorian, people of the sea, darkness, and death;  Lugh’s foster-mother, Tailtiu, earth–goddess, was buried in Tailten [today Telltown], after which Lugh established a harvest festival [Lughnasa] in her honor for the month surrounding the 1st of August. Lunasa is now the name of the month of August.
  • 9AM-Noon, A Thousand Welcomes with Kathleen Biggins.
  • Noon-1PM, The Thistle & Shamrock: Host Fiona Ritchie handpicks new sounds of this summer, combining artist debuts with the latest from musicians whose music has helped shape the sound of The Thistle & Shamrock.
  • 1-4PM, One on One. New York’s longest running sports call-in show.
  • 4-8PM, Mixed Bag with guest host Darren DeVivo.
  • 8-10PM, Vin Scelsa’s Idiot’s Delight.
  • 10-11PM, The Bottomless Pit with Marshall Crenshaw.
  • 11PM-Midnight, UKNY with Kara Manning.

Thursday, July 31st

Wednesday, July 30th

  • Midnight-2AM, World Cafe.
  • 2-5AM, FUV Music Overnights.
  • 5-10AM, FUV Music Mornings with Corny O’Connell: Including the Question of The Day.
  • 10AM-2PM, FUV Music Middays with Paul Cavalconte: Including the FUV Mixtape at Noon.
  • 2-6PM, FUV Music Afternoons with Dennis Elsas.
  • 6-10PM, FUV Music Evenings with Eric Holland: Including FUV Live at 9PM.
  • 9PM, FUV Live: French Style Furs combines poetry and punk and three musical friends: Cold War Kids' Nathan Willett and Matt Maust, plus Nathan Warkentin from We Barbarians. Hear live songs from their debut album, Is Exotic Bait, as host Alisa Ali welcomes the trio in Studio A.
  • 10PM-Midnight, The Alternate Side on FUV with Russ Borris.

Tuesday, July 29th

Monday, July 28th

  • Midnight-2AM, World Cafe.
  • 2-5AM, FUV Music Overnights.
  • 5-10AM, FUV Music Mornings with Corny O’Connell: Including the Question of The Day.
  • 10AM-2PM, FUV Music Middays with Paul Cavalconte: Including the FUV Mixtape at Noon.
  • 2-6PM, FUV Music Afternoons with Dennis Elsas.
  • 6-10PM, FUV Music Evenings with Eric Holland: Including FUV Live at 9PM.
  • 9PM, FUV Live: With his Central Park Summerstage show tomorrow night (with Dawes), we revisit Conor Oberst's Studio A session with host Carmel Holt, featuring songs from his latest album, Upside Down Mountain
  • 10PM-Midnight, The Alternate Side on FUV with Russ Borris.