Music

12:30pm

Wed September 14, 2011
World Cafe

Del McCoury And The Preservation Hall Jazz Band On World Cafe

The Del McCoury Band and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band.
Courtesy of the artists

Two venerable entities, Del McCoury and the Preservation Hall Jazz Band, were both introduced to the world in 1963. Since then, both have brought their particular brands of roots music around the world — bluegrass for McCoury and New Orleans jazz for the Preservation Hall Jazz Band.

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11:11am

Wed September 14, 2011
Music

Live @ Swallow Hill: Carrie Rodriguez & Pieta Brown

swallowhillmusic.org

Tune in this Saturday at 7pm for the 1st of many Live @ Swallow Hill concerts on KUNC. This premiere edition will feature multi-instrumentalist Carrie Rodriguez & “one of the best modern songwriters” (Sonic Boomers) Pieta Brown.

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12:30pm

Tue September 13, 2011
World Cafe

Villagers On World Cafe

Villagers' Conor O'Brien.
Courtesy of the artist

A lot has happened for Villagers' Conor O'Brien since he released his debut record in May last year. Becoming a Jackal landed on several "Best of" lists for 2010, was nominated for the Mercury Prize and topped the charts in his home country of Ireland. Not bad, considering that O'Brien played virtually everything on the record and did the album artwork by himself. The guy's got talent, and people are noticing.

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8:43am

Tue September 13, 2011
Music

What's New This Week on KUNC Music

Who doesn't like new music? We have a heavy does of local Colorado flavor this week. Be sure to tune in M-F from 9a - Noon to KUNC Music.

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12:30pm

Fri September 9, 2011
World Cafe

Fountains Of Wayne On World Cafe

Fountains of Wayne.
Violeta Alvarez

Fountains of Wayne has been churning out catchy power pop since the mid-'90s. After the singles "Radiation Vibe" and "Sink to the Bottom" put Adam Schlesinger and Chris Collingwood on the national map, the band was catapulted into the mainstream spotlight with its 2003 hit, "Stacy's Mom," which earned them Best New Artist and Best Vocal Performance Grammy nominations.

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