Cause And Effect
Various | 1:00 - 3:00p.m. Saturdays
What is dark matter? How do we treat ear worms? Do we have free will? Have I heard this beat before?
Every week Cause and Effect summons your inner music nerd to identify the influences of your favorite musical groups, explore their work and peers, and play new artists following in their footsteps. A variety of WRIR DJs scour the Internet for interviews and articles, at times receives direct input from artists and labels, and rely on input from fans to develop a music show destined to be added to your weekly calendar. See a sample show below:
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Influences: Dylan, Leadbelly, Sonics, Flat Duo Jets, Screaming Lord Sutch, Led Zeppelin, Son House
Side projects / band family tree : The Upholsterers, The Raconteurs, Dead Weather, Loretta Lynn
Peers: Greenhornes, Black Keys, The Von Bondies, The Vines
Tune in every Saturday afternoon from 1-3p.m. for Cause and Effect!
1/23/16 The Dream of the Blue Turtles
The Dream of the Blue Turtles Sting's 1985 solo 1st album!
"If you're sad today, just remember the world is over 4 billion years old and you somehow managed to exist at the same time as David Bowie." - Simon Pegg
Every song on today's Cause & Effect is either a) the man himself, b) a song Bowie has covered, c) a cover of a Bowie song or d) David Bowie is performing on it in some capacity.
1/2/16 Bomb The Bass
Today's artist is Bomb The Bass, the psuedonym for UK electronic musician/producer Tim Simeon.
Today on C&E we will be covering the bootylicious, unique and undeniably innovative MISSY ELLIOTT. A girl from Virginia who has become the richest woman in hip hop.
To read and learn more about her, check out DJ Lylas' google presentation on the history of Missy Elliott HERE (includes, images, timeline and video links!)
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