• Best of 2020 – Alex Davis

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    Alex alternates on Atlantic Weekly II Saturday mornings from 10-noon (eastern). Artist(s)/Album/Label Ship in the Clouds/Ship in the Clouds/Ship in the Clouds Description/Review: This debut recording of The Ship in the Clouds delights as well as relaxes the soul. Groovy tunes coexist with mellow energy on this album. The tempo is not breakneck but tasteful […]

  • Best of 2020 – Steve Kindig (World)

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    Steve Kindig alternates on Beyond Borders Wednesday afternoon from 12-2 (eastern). Artist(s)/Album/Label Modou Toure/Touki/Arc Music A sweet slice of upbeat Afropop that features both modern and traditional sounds. Bab L’Bluz/Nayda!/Real World Using Gnawa trance music as a base, this quartet of young Moroccan and French musicians blends in rock, blues, and funk to create a […]

  • Best of 2020 – Michael Pillow

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    Michael Pillow alternates on Something New Wednesday afternoons from 4-7 (eastern). Stephen Mougin/Ordinary Soul/Dark Shadow Recording Avett Brothers/The Third Gleam/American Recordings Steve Forbert/Early Morning Rain/Blue Rose Music Gillian Welch/All the Good Times…/Acony Fireside Collective/Elements/Mountain Home Chatham Rabbits/The Yoke is Easy, the Burden is Full/Chatham Rabbits Juliet McConkey/Disappearing Girl/Juliet McConkey Lindley Creek/Freedom, Love, and the Open […]

  • WTJU Best of 2020 – Annette Kastner

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    Annette Kastner alternates on Back Up and Push Monday afternoons from 4-7 (eastern). Artist(s)/Album/Label Appalachian Road Show/Tribulation/Billy Blue Records Special Consensus/Chicago Barn Dance/Compass Records Darin & Brooke Aldridge/Inner Journey/Rounder Records Steep Canyon Rangers/North Carolina Songbook/Yep Roc Records Junior Sisk/Load the Wagon/Mountain Fever Dillards/Old Road New Again/Pinecastle Laurie Lewis/…and Laurie Lewis/Spruce & Maple Music Jakobs Ferry […]

  • WTJU Best of 2020 – Rebecca

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    Rebecca alternates on the Eclectic Woman Show Tuesday afternoons from 12-2 (eastern). Artist(s)/Album/Label Diane Cluck/Common Wealth/Diane Cluck Resistance Revival Chorus/This Joy/Righteous Babe Records Lorraine Duisit/In My Heart I Am Dancing/Lorraine Duisit Miss Tess/The Moon Is An Ashtray/Tone Tree Gillian Welch/Boots No. 2 The Lost Songs Vol. 1/Acony Tara Dente/Truth In The Mud/Travianna Cindy Cashdollar/Waltz for […]

  • WTJU Best of 2020 – John Bates

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    John Bates co-hosts World Turning, heard each Friday afternoon from 12-2 (eastern). Artist(s)/Album/Label Les Amazones D’Afrique/Amazones Power/Real World iyatraQuartet/Break The Dawn/iyatraQuartet Sibusile Xaba/Ngiwu Shwabada/Komos Trad.Attack!/Make Your Move/Made in Baltics Wesli/Rapadou Kreyol/Cumbancha Awale Jant Band/Yewoulen/ARC Fra Fra/Funeral Songs/Glitterbeat Tamikrest/Tamotait/Glitterbeat Beto Jamaica/Rey De Mi Folcior Vallenato/OM Producciones Chouk Bwa & The Angstromers/Voudou Ale/Bongo Joe L’Eclair/Noshtta/Bongo Joe Ladama/Oye […]

  • The Onlies only heard on Sunset Road, December 4

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    The Onlies, fast rising stars in the old-time music world, will be interviewed on Sunset Road this Friday afternoon at 4 (est) to talk about and play cuts from their new self-titled album.  Sunset Road is heard every Friday afternoon from 4-6 on WTJU (91.1 FM, streaming at wtju.net, or by asking your smart speaker […]

  • Mark Stoffel serves up Coffee & Cake, December 3

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    Mandolinist Mark Stoffel will do a track by track of his new album, Coffee & Cake, this Thursday afternoon, December 3, at 4:30 during Folk & Beyond.  Stoffel is a member of bluegrass band Chris Jones & The Night Drivers. Folk & Beyond is heard Thursday afternoons from 4-7 (est) on WTJU (91.1 FM, streaming […]