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Live and Direct with Cold War Kids

Cold War Kids in the WYEP studios on March 17, 2015.

Sinead O'Connor's I Do Not Want What I Have Not Got Turns 25

Sinead O'Connor's  I Do Not Want What I Have Not Got turns 25, local musician, Morgan Erina talks to Cindy Howes about this very influential record on The Morning Mix. 

St. Patrick's Day Guest DJ with Brian O'Donovan

In honor of St. Patrick's Day, Brian O'Donovan, host of A Celtic Sojourn on WGBH in Boston, shares a few Irish tunes on The Morning Mix with Cindy Howes. 

Dave Alvin Guest DJ set

Dave Alvin plays Guest DJ on The Morning Mix with Cindy Howes.

Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young Deja Vu turns 45

In honor of CSNY's Deja Vu turning 45, Mike McCormick of the Pittsburgh band City Dwelling Nature Seekers talks to Cindy Howes on The Morning Mix about a couple of essential tracks from the classic record. 

Coffeehouse Conversations: Will Butler

Adam Kukic welcomes Arcade Fire's Will Butler to serves as guest DJ for Coffeehouse Conversations. Will discusses his career-to-date and his solo-debut, POLICY. We play his songs Anna & Witness & his guest DJ selections from Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, Au Pairs & Violent...

Guest DJ: Matt Costa

Matt Costa plays Guest DJ on The Morning Mix with Joey Spehar.

Gary Louris 60th Birthday Tribute on The Morning Mix

On Gary Louris's 60th birthday local musician Jared Fretz (The Deceptions) shares some of his favorite Louris tracks on The Morning Mix with Cindy Howes. 

Ellis Paul Guest DJs on The Morning Mix

Ellis Paul Guest DJs on The Morning Mix with Cindy Howes

Live and Direct with BØRNS

BØRNS in the WYEP Studios on February 27, 2015

Interview with Watsky

George Watsky, known better as simply “Watsky”, stopped by the WYEP studios to talk with Kyle Smith about his poetry, his music, and his most recent album All You Can Do.

Morning Mix: Cellist, Dave Eggar

Grammy nominated Cellist and string arranger, Dave Eggar has recorded with artists as diverse as NAS, Coldplay and Patti Smith.  He talks with WYEP's Brian Siewiorek about some of these sessions, as well as his own work, including his most recent project with Sibylle and Robert Redford.

Live & Direct with JJ Grey and Mofro

Artists JJ Grey and Mofro perform live and direct at the WYEP Studios on February 25, 2015.

Morning Mix: Bob Dylan's Musical Influences

Mike Sauter joined host Joey Spehar on the Morning Mix to discuss some of Bob Dylan’s recent public appearances.  The normally-cryptic artist recently opened up to a couple sources – an ...

Coffeehouse Conversations: Kat Edmonson

Join us for Coffeehouse Conversations with Kat Edmonson. We discuss music that matters to her, as well as her career-to-date and most recent album The Big Picture

Third Thursdays: LoFi Delphi

LoFi Delphi performs at WYEP's monthly local music happy hour on February 19, 2015.

Interview with LoFi Delphi

Pittsburgh music troupers LoFi Delphi are playing WYEP’s Third Thursday this month, and a couple of members from the band dropped by the Morning Mix to chat with host Joey Spehar about their latest album, Victor.

Live and Direct with Shemekia Copeland

Shemekia Copeland and her band at WYEP on February 19. 2015

Jorma Kaukonen interview

An interview with legendary guitarist Jorma Kaukonen about his latest album, Ain't in No Hurry.

Peter Gabriel 65th Birthday Tribute

In celebration of Peter Gabriel's 65th birthday, David Bernabo of the Pittsburgh band Host Skull shares some favorite Gabriel tracks and insight with Cindy Howes on The Morning Mix.

Carl Newman of The New Pornographers Guest DJs on The Morning Mix

Carl Newman, fronman of The New Pornographers, plays Guest DJ on The Morning Mix with Cindy Howes. 

Coffeehouse Conversations: Damien Jurado

Join host Adam Kukic and Guest DJ, Damien Jurado for Coffeehouse Conversations. Damien discusses his career-to-date, music that matters to him, the influence of Andy Warhol, and possible future directions. 

Barnstar! on The Morning Mix

Zach Hickman, bassist for Josh Ritter and musical director for Ray Lamontagne, talks to Cindy Howes about his band Barnstar!'s new album, Sit Down! Get Up! Get Out!.

Guest DJ: Willie Nile

In his three and a half decades as a recording artist, Willie Nile has earned a reputation as both a fiercely committed rock ’n’ roller and a singularly insightful songwriter.  Willie Nile played Guest DJ with Joey Spehar on The Morning Mix before a recent concert in Pittsburgh.

Antibalas Guest DJ Set

Martin Perna, founding member of the Brooklyn Afro-Beat band Antibalas, shares a world music guest DJ set on The Morning Mix with Cindy Howes.