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Coffeehouse Conversations: Jolie Holland

Join us for Coffeehouse Conversations with Jolie Holland. In the following preview, Jolie discusses her views on covering songs, Daniel Johnston, M. Ward, and even sings a little Madonna for us. The full interview and guest DJ set will air on Sunday, May 31st at 10am (EST). 

John Fogerty's 70th Birthday

To celebrate John Fogerty's 70th birthday, James Hart of The Harlan Twins talks to Cindy Howes about a couple of his favorite Creedence Clearwater Revival songs on The Morning Mix. 

Grand Piano Release "Sea" EP

Joey Spehar spoke with Thomas Cipollone and Wes Conroy from Grand Piano about their underwater-themed "Sea" EP. 

Coffeehouse Conversations: Halli Anderson of River Whyless

Adam Kukic welcomes Halli Anderson, of River Whyless, to serve as guest DJ for Coffeehouse Conversations. We discuss the history of River Whyless and their latest self-titled EP, as well as Halli's guest DJ picks including Gillian Welch, Karen Dalton, Floating Action & Radiohead. 

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Local 913 Live: Cold Weather

WYEP's local music happy hour is now the Local 913 Live. The chamber-folk-pop group Cold Weather performs.

Local 913, Episode 8 - Mariage Blanc

This week, we’re highlighting the indie rock quartet, Mariage Blanc. 

Interview: Cold Weather on the Morning Mix

Mark Ramsey of the Pittsburgh band Cold Weather drops by The Morning Mix ahead of the their Local 913 Live performance to chat with host Joey Spehar about the band and their music.  Details about the event can be found here.

Live & Direct with Kaleo

Kaleo performs live in the WYEP Studio.

Coffeehouse Conversations: William Fitzsimmons

Adam Kukic welcomes William Fitzsimmons as guest DJ for Coffeehouse Conversations. We discuss his new album Pittsburgh, talk a little about music as therapy, and also go in depth on his guest DJ picks from The National, Sufjan Stevens, Sun Kil Moon & Michael...

Local 913, Episode 7 - Cold Weather

This week, we’re highlighting the chamber pop/indie folk group, Cold Weather. 

B.B.King Tribute

Legendary blues musician B.B. King passed away on May 14, 2015 at the age of 89.  Joey Spehar from The Morning Mix pays tribute to The King of The Blues. 

Interview: Alex Dezen of The Damnwells

Alex Dezen, frontman of The Damnwells, sits down with Morning Mix host Cindy Howes to chat about the band, their new album, and things learned over the course of a musical career.

Guest DJ: Dave Panasiuk on Stevie Wonder

In celebration of Stevie Wonder's 65th birthday, Dave Panasiuk of Dave's Music Mine joined Joey Spehar on The Morning Mix for a Guest DJ spot focused on the artist.

DJ Set: Songs About Nurses

In honor of International Nurses Day, Morning Mix host Joey Spehar takes a look at a few songs written about the hard-working profession.

Peter Mulvey Guest DJs on The Morning Mix

Peter Mulvey Guest DJs on The Morning Mix with Cindy Howes.

Coffeehouse Conversations: Emily Kinney

Adam Kukic welcomes Emily Kinney as Guest DJ for Coffeehouse Conversations on May 10th at 10am (EST). We discuss her music including her cover of Waxahatchee, her upcoming album This Is War, and songs by Jaymay, Lisa Loeb and Hem.  

 

Local 913, Episode 6 - Balloon Ride Fantasy

This week, we’re highlighting the new wave, indie-rock group, Balloon Ride Fantasy. 

Guest DJ: The Replacements

The Replacements recently postponed their concert originially scheduled for this week at Stage AE, but in the meantime WYEP's Mike Sauter sat down with Cindy on the Morning Mix to talk about some of the band's songs.

Guest DJ: Fritz Fekete

In celebration of National Teacher Appreciation Week, PSEA Advocacy Coordinator Fritz Fekete joins Joey Spehar on The Morning Mix to play some songs inspired by school.

Pittsburgh Grateful Dead History

The Grateful Dead played their first concert on May 5th, 1965.  Joey Spehar details some of The Dead's history in the Steel City on The Morning Mix. 

Coffeehouse Conversations: Elizabeth & The Catapult

Adam Kukic welcomes Elizabeth Ziman of Elizabeth & The Catapult as guest DJ for Coffeehouse Conversations. We discuss her music, plans for a new album, and songs by Richard Swift, Damien Juardo, Kishi Bashi, Laura Mvula and Stevie Wonder.

Local 913, Episode 5 - Meeting of Important People

This week, we’re highlighting the energetic pop-rock group, Meeting of Important People. 

Indigo Girls Guest DJ Set

Emily Saliers, one half of Indigo Girls, calls in to share a Guest DJ set with WYEP host Rosemary Welsch.

Billy Price interviews Muscle Shoals FAME Producer Rick Hall

Pittsburgh soul legend, Billy Price, talks to legendary Muscle Shoals producer, Rick Hall. 

Pokey LaFarge Interview

Pokey LaFarge Skypes in for an interview with host Joey Spehar on The Morning Mix.  Pokey discusses his latest album titled Something in the Water, his relationship with music, genre, and much more.

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