• Das Homage on Lambeth Live, Apr 21

    Das Homage will put on the April 21 edition of Lambeth Live (heard each Friday night from 8-9 on WTJU), and you are invited to be part of the studio audience for this FREE concert broadcast! 350 Emmet St N, Charlottesville on ye olde GPS will get you to the large lot (do NOT use […]

  • Light Psych – Top 40 Psychedelia 1966-1969

    Wednesday, April 10 get ready to trip down memory lane. That morning I’ll be hosting a very special program for the Rock Marathon. For listeners of a certain age, you’ll get to re-experience the heady Top 40 sounds inspired by psychedelia. When San Francisco Conquered the Charts The 1967 Summer of Love brought nationwide attention […]

  • “It wasn’t until I experienced a great amount of pain at one time in my life that I really understood what the blues were about:” An Interview with Matana Roberts

    Matana Roberts is anything but traditional. Hailing from Chicago and having deep roots in the city’s jazz scene, she’s come into her own as the mastermind of the expansive COIN COIN series, a twelve-volume exercise in “sound quilting” that crosses time and space to preserve and relate the black experience in America over the past […]

  • “I rarely have no idea what I’m doing”: An Interview with Stephin Merritt

    Stephin Merritt’s place in the American songbook is well-earned. Most known for his work leading The Magnetic Fields, he’s released albums with Future Bible Heroes, The Gothic Archies, and The 6ths; under his own name, he has contributed to film scores, musicals, and Chinese operas. Sardonic but not to the point of losing his humanity, […]

  • Rock Marathon All Week! April 10-16

    PROGRAM SCHEDULE (pdf) PROGRAM SCHEDULE (show descriptions) DONATE NOW PLEDGE THANK-YOU GIFTS Once again, the long arm of coincidence has swept us toward another edition of the annual WTJU Rock Marathon. So rubber-cement your radio dial in to place and join us for the ride of the year, from Monday, April 10 through Sunday, April […]

  • Disco Risque on Lambeth Live, March 10

    Disco Risque will put on the March 10 edition of Lambeth Live (heard each Friday night from 8-9 on WTJU), and you are invited to be part of the studio audience for this FREE concert broadcast! 350 Emmet St N, Charlottesville on ye olde GPS will get you to the large lot (do NOT use […]

  • Alligator concert, Feb 11

    The WTJU Folk Marathon kicks off Monday morning, February 6, and runs for seven days and nights. Central Virginia’s premiere Grateful Dead tribute band, Alligator, decreed that there will once again be a live two hour concert in our lounge to which you are invited!  Come on out and be part of the studio audience […]

  • Hot & Cold Skulls delves into Brian Eno Listening Party, Jan 27

    Alan Goffinski, director of The Bridge PAI, and Eli Stine, from the University of Virginia, will stop by Hot & Cold Skulls this Friday afternoon, January 27, at 2:30 (est) to chat about this Sunday’s Brian Eno “Reflection” Listening Party sponsored by WTJU (details). Brian Eno’s new album, Reflection, is an ambient release available in […]

  • WTJU Rock DJs’ 2016 Top Tens

      Now that the dust has settled on 2016, here’s what your WTJU Rock DJs have named as their Top Tens of the year. Hope you discover something you didn’t know of, or remember something you forgot about. Have fun exploring – and as always, thanks for listening!   DJ Ham Honey, “Just Take This […]