Wendy Wham http://www.kunc.org en Candi Staton Returns Home http://www.kunc.org/post/candi-staton-returns-home <p>Alabama singer Candi Staton has crossed many musical timelines in her decades-long career, but with her newest release, <em>Life Happens</em>, Stanton has returned home to where her professional career started - Muscle Shoals.</p><p> Mon, 12 May 2014 21:10:00 +0000 Wendy Wham 56423 at http://www.kunc.org Candi Staton Returns Home Rufus Wainwright Takes A Look Back http://www.kunc.org/post/rufus-wainwright-takes-look-back <p>Canadian-American singer songwriter, <a href="http://www.rufuswainwright.com/" target="_blank">Rufus Wainwright</a>’s new retrospective <em>Vibrate: The Best Of</em> contains what one would expect of the title, 17 of Wainwright’s finest. There's also one new song that holds an interesting story.</p><p> Sat, 19 Apr 2014 14:05:29 +0000 Wendy Wham 55570 at http://www.kunc.org Rufus Wainwright Takes A Look Back Thievery Corporation Revisits An Old Love With 'Saudade' http://www.kunc.org/post/thievery-corporation-revisits-old-love-saudade <p>In their latest, Thievery Corporation highlights what Eric Hilton and Rob Garza call "the essence of Bossa Nova." It is a word with no easy English equivalent,&nbsp;saudade.</p><p> Sat, 29 Mar 2014 13:00:00 +0000 Wendy Wham 54748 at http://www.kunc.org Thievery Corporation Revisits An Old Love With 'Saudade' KUNC Music's Picks For The Newport Folk Festival http://www.kunc.org/post/kunc-musics-picks-newport-folk-festival <p>The Newport Folk Festival opened Friday with killer sets from Old Crow Medicine Show, JD McPherson, and more. The rest of the weekend expands on that promise.</p><p> Sat, 27 Jul 2013 16:08:34 +0000 Benjamin McPhail & Wendy Wham 47617 at http://www.kunc.org KUNC Music's Picks For The Newport Folk Festival KUNC Music's Friday Picks For The Newport Folk Festival http://www.kunc.org/post/kunc-musics-friday-picks-newport-folk-festival <p>In a word, the lineup for the Newport Folks Fest is spectacular. KUNC &amp; NPR Music are streaming the fest live all weekend.</p><p> Fri, 26 Jul 2013 17:04:57 +0000 Benjamin McPhail & Wendy Wham 47573 at http://www.kunc.org KUNC Music's Friday Picks For The Newport Folk Festival