"Nina Simone Sings the Blues" was released in 1967. She was trained as a classical pianist while growing up, and embraced jazz early in her career. This album was unlike anything she had recorded at that point in her career, a raw and rough approach to the Blues.
Join us for Coffeehouse Conversations with Kirk Salopek & Dessa Poljak of Silencio. We discuss music that matters to them, as well as their new album, She's Bad.
"I am so excited for you to hear the songs on this year’s Reimagination project. It is clear from working on this collection of songs that making music has a positive impact on the artists who participate. "
Check out Joe Grushecky and the Houserockers's recent Live & Direct Session including 3 unaired songs.
Absofacto is the moniker of songwriter and producer Jonathan Visger.
Listen to a live interview and performance with Brandi Carlile. Kyle Smith talks with her about the new album By The Way, I Forgive You.
WYEP celebrates Carole King for her 75th birthday. Originally aired: February 9, 2017.
The winners of the Dos Equis Singer-Songwriter competition, Nathan Rosswog, Melody Molinaro & Aris Paul - perform at WYEP's local music happy hour on November 16, 2016.
Emerson Jay perform at WYEP's Local Music Happy Hour on October 27, 2016.