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In 2020 WYEP is the leading independent media organization in Pittsburgh building community around compelling music and information content and sustained through public support.
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Music.Ideas.CommunityOn the air since 1991, eTown is an exciting weekly radio broadcast/podcast heard from coast to coast on NPR, public and commercial stations. Every eTown show is taped in front of a live audience and features performances from many...
Guided by your host Fiona Ritchie, step into the heart of an ancient tradition of reels, jigs, ballads, and laments. Then follow the pulse towards new music: an exuberant blend of irresistible rhythms, emotional voices, and fascinating instruments.
Join Rosemary Welsch every weekday afternoon for WYEP’s unique Afternoon Mix.
The American Sampler series, in its ninth season, presents traditional music, dance, and storytelling from communities and cultural groups throughout the nation in free concerts for audiences of all ages. Recordings based on the music presented in the...
According to show host Wrett Weatherspoon, "the blues are a part of American culture that needs to be understood more and get more respect. Although blues have continued to grow through the generations, it's been a struggle to get music industry...
Features newer acts and a more modern take on music, with indie rock, hip hop, soul, and local artists.
The best of bluegrass music and events with Bruce Mountjoy. The Bluegrass Jam Session, founded by Alan Bennett in 1977, explores the genre of bluegrass music from its 1940's creation by Kentuckian Bill Monroe into the new century. Bluegrass continues...
Blues & Rhythm brings you the best of local and national blues, rockabilly, and gospel while mixing in all the styles of blues music from jump, swing, acoustic and rock.Join Bumblebee every week as he kicks off your Saturday nights with this great...
Broadcasting every Saturday latenight since 1998, the Dubmission is a weekly 4 hour mix of broken soul, downtempo, nujazz, house and rare grooves.
A distinctive blend of the best of singer/ songwriter, Celtic, acoustic, Americana, traditional, and world sounds.
Hour-long narrated mixed tape of Keller's favorite music.
Join with Midday Mix for everything from the Kinks and the Cowboy Junkies to Ben Folds Five and Iggy Pop, as well as the Folkal Point, our daily feature of traditional and contemporary folk music, with brand new folk music on New Folk Fridays. Plus,...
Mornings...and music...they do go together. Please join me weekdays on WYEP from 6am-10am for a mix of music that you won't find anywhere else on your radio dial...except at 91.3fm. Also, tune in to find out about community events, happenings, and...
The Roots and Rhythm Mix is a weekly radio program devoted to the music of real people, real communities - music that exists and thrives outside of the mainstream and outside the jurisdiction of the big record companies/hype machines of the music...
An eclectic mix of music that rests on the mellow side of acoustic and on the ethereal side of electronica. Meant to be a pleasant, if not dreamy, mix of music for early risers.
The Soul Show is a unique concept that was conceived to provide listeners with a blend of funk, R&B, disco, ballads, jazz and other music from the 60’s through the 80’s. The show also provides its listeners with information on the artists from those...
We find the newest, best, and most discussed tracks making waves across the net and compile them all into a mixtape bent on keeping you up-to-date.
Host John Trout brings you new Bluegrass releases and old favorites with a down-home feel true to the roots of Bluegrass music.Traditional Ties started in July of 1985 as an evening show featuring Bluegrass and classic country music. In recent years...
Since 1991, host David Dye has been exploring the frontiers of contemporary music for his listeners on a daily basis. Featuring live performance and interviews with established and emerging artists from across the musical spectrum, World Café is...