The first thing you will notice about today’s show is the marked increase in minutes devoted to music. It’s our way of saying thank you to all the Residents for their great support during pledge drive over the last two weeks. Thank you!!!
The Tone Patrol is out in force as we mark the birthdays of JB Hutto, Johnny Shines, and Albert King. Also, Brother Tad pulls his first early shift in almost 2 months. Definitely worth getting up early!
Tonight our focus is a recent addition to the record labels in Norway: Lindberg Lyd or 2L for short. With an emphasis on digital technology and purpose built microphones, they are releasing an interesting range of Norwegian artists and material. www.2L.no
Tonight we re-broadcast the now famous 2nd annual Around the World in 20+ Dubs special, originally broadcast on April 4, 2008 on Echo Beach:http://www.wluw.org/programs/playlist.cfm?GetProgramID=233 (WLUW-FM, Chicago). This brainchild of TurntableTerrorist (Terry C.) featured dubs and dub-influenced tracks from 23 countries around the globe.