You are here

what's happening at WICN...

Support for wicn.org comes from...

Subscribe to WICN Public Radio RSS

The Phil McGowan Trio

with: Phil - drums, John Baboian - guitar, John Lockwood - bass

No Cover

Event Date: 
Wed, 11/23/2011 - 19:00

John Baboian as special guest w/ The Mac Chrupcalla Trio

No Cover

Event Date: 
Sun, 11/27/2011 - 15:00

Jazz Brunch - Ellen O'Brien-voice, John Baboian-guitar, Darren Day-bass

Event Date: 
Sun, 11/13/2011 - 10:30

Doc Cheatham's Life in Jaz Part II of II

Date: 
Thursday, November 24, 2011 - 6:00pm

Join us as we continue our two part series paying tribute to Doc Cheatham, a trumpeter, singer, and bandleader who abandoned his family's plan to become a pharmacist to create a Jazz scene in his hometown of Nashville, Tennessee where there was previously no Jazz music at all. Cheatham has played in numerous famous bands such as those of Albert Wynn, Ma Rainey, the bands of Bobby Lee and Wilber de Paris. He also performed a short stint with Chick Webb and Sam Wooding's band. 

Doc Cheatham's Life in Jazz Part I of II

Date: 
Thursday, November 17, 2011 - 6:00pm

Join us as we pay tribute to Doc Cheatham, a trumpeter, singer, and bandleader who abandoned his family's plan to become a pharmacist to create a Jazz scene in his hometown of Nashville, Tennessee where there was previously no Jazz music at all. Cheatham has played in numerous famous bands such as those of Albert Wynn, Ma Rainey, the bands of Bobby Lee and Wilber de Paris. He also performed a short stint with Chick Webb and Sam Wooding's band. Stay tuned next week for part two!

Booker T Jones

Date: 
Monday, November 14, 2011 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Join host Tom Shaker as he celebrates a legendary soul man’s birthday on this edition of The Soul Serenade. Booker T has done it all. From producer, arranger, multi-instrumentalist, songwriter and front man for Booker T & the MG’s Booker T has influenced soul music like no other. This Monday at 7pm!!!

NEW YEAR'S EVE with Amy Black (Ballroom)

Amy is a Boston singer/songwriter with storytelling and Southern tradition in her blood. In record time, she's become one of the most sought after acts in New England, selling out Club Passim, sharing stages with Chris Isaak,The Courtyard Hounds, Suzy Boggus and Rodney Crowell and playing to a packed house at The Boston Music Festival. Black recently made her mark down south on the live radio show Music City Roots hosted by Jim Lauderdale, as a headliner at The Basement (Nashville), Eddie's Attic (Georgia) and at the Americana Music Association Conference.

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/31/2011 - 20:00

NEW YEAR'S EVE with J. GEILS & JEFF PITCHELL (SAWTELLE ROOM)

SAY GOODBYE TO 2011 WITH THE MASTERS OF BLUES

J. Geils needs no introduction around these parts. Fresh from his reunion with the full J. Geils Band in August along with Aerosmith at Fenway Park, producer, writer, singer and sports car restoration expert J. Geils is a rockin' master of the blues. Known for several huge classic hits and a soulful approach to the blues, J has now been nominated for the Rock Hall of Fame. Team him up with Jeff Pitchell & Texas Flood and you have a show not to be missed.

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/31/2011 - 20:00

Paul Geremia, Open: Marylou Ferrante (Ballroom)

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/17/2011 - 20:00

James Montgomery, Open: Marty Nestor (Sawtelle Room)

CD Release Party for James' new album "From Detroit to the Delta"

The James Montgomery Band is currently going through one of it's best periods ever. In the past two years Steven Tyler, Huey Lewis, Jim Belushi, Honey Boy Edwards, Joey Kramer and Brad Whitford from Aerosmith, Jay Geils, Billy Squier, James Cotton, the Uptown Horns, Kim Wilson, Barry Goodreau formerly of Boston, Johnny A, Grace Kelly, Duke Robillard, and Matt Kelly from the Dropkick Murphys are just a few of the artists who have performed on stage with the James Montgomery Band.

Event Date: 
Sat, 12/17/2011 - 20:00

Pages

Of Interest

Shop and Support

AmazonSmile Ad

Amazon will donate 0.5% of the price of your eligible AmazonSmile purchases to WICN Public Radio Inc whenever you shop on AmazonSmile.

AmazonSmile is the same Amazon you know. Same products, same prices, same Amazon Prime benefits.

Join

Become a Member Now

YOU are the public in public radio. Everything we do is only possible with your support.

CLICK HERE  to contribute now or call us toll free at 855-752-0700.

Don’t forget to select your Thank You gift from our current selection!

Thank you for your support!

Sponsor

Underwriter of the Week

Announcing the 60th anniversary of the Newport Jazz Festival.

August 1st through 3rd in Newport, RI.

Tickets on sale now at http://www.newportjazzfest.org/