• The Wrecking Crew Rock Marathon Show – Resources

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    Wednesday, April 10 I  present a special program for the WTJU Rock Marathon. For three hours, from 6-9 AM, I’ll feature music recorded by the collection of LA studio musicians known as the Clique — and much later as the Wrecking Crew. It will be a fun show and one that I hope will raise […]

  • Organizing the Wrecking Crew Rock Marathon Show

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    For the 2019 WTJU Rock Marathon, I’m hosting a three-hour program of Top-40 hits recorded by members of the Wrecking Crew. This collective of LA studio musicians (in various configurations) recorded thousands of tracks for hundreds of artists. By limiting the program to just their Top-40 work, I’ve narrowed the field somewhat. But I don’t want to just […]

  • The Wrecking Crew in the Rock Marathon!

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    What does it take to put together a Rock Marathon program? For me, about a year of research. Wednesday, April 10, 2019, I host a three-hour program featuring the Wrecking Crew. From 6-9am I’ll air music by this extraordinary group of players — and trying to raise some major cash for WTJU in the process! Who […]

  • Folk Marathon: Alligator at Belmont Arts Collaborative, Feb 9

    Alligator will put on the seventh LIVE concert as part of the 2019 Folk Marathon (Feb 4-10).  Come on out and be part of the studio audience for Central Virginia’s favorite Dead cover band as they help keep WTJU on the air.  Call in those pledges at 434-924-3959, or on-line at wtju.net/donate. This concert will […]

  • WTJU Rock 2018 Top Tens

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        The DJ’s have spoken! Featured below are our Rock DJ’s top 10 (albums or songs) of 2018. Occupying a handful of WTJU top 10 charts is Tierra Whack’s album “Whack World”. DJ Sister Pirate Jenny credits her album as, “the best 16 minutes of your year – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EOTebhPy04g“. You have to check it out.   Nick […]

  • LeLand Sundries stop by WTJU, Jan 9

    LeLand Sundries will stop by WTJU  this Wednesday afternoon, January 9, at 4 (eastern) to kick off Something New.  Later that evening you can catch the band at Common House (206 W Market St, Charlottesville) as part of the Music by the Fire Series.

  • Bobblehead on Lambeth Live, Jan 4

    Bobblehead will put on the January 4 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! You can of course listen to the concert (91.1 FM around Charlottesville, on-line at wtju.net), or even video stream it at WTJU’s Facebook page, but […]

  • Orion & The Melted Crayons on Lambeth Live, Dec 28

    Orion & The Melted Crayons will put on the December 28 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! You can of course listen to the concert (91.1 FM around Charlottesville, on-line at wtju.net), or […]

  • WTJU’s Very Reggae Holiday Party, Dec 14

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    Join WTJU 91.1 FM for a Very Reggae Holiday Party this Friday, December 14! Reggae sensation Mighty Joshua takes the indoors IX Art Park stage at 8:00 p.m., blending cultures and sounds into his trademark reggae-blues-funk with uplifting and empowering lyricism.  The first hour will broadcast live as part of WTJU’s Lambeth Live concert series. […]