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!
- Saturday - 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
- Hardest Working Band in Show Business... the JBs!
- Franz Ferdinand
- Studio 54
- The Church
- Bear In Heaven
- Cause & Effect: Thao & The Get Down Stay Down
- Cause and Effect: The Evolution of Reggae ft. Mighty Joshua and Jacob Larson
- Cause & Effect Discusses David Lynch!
- C&E: Seven Decades of RVA Record Labels!