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Tuesday, January 17 at 7:00pm

Jan 9 2012 - 3:04pm
Feb 5 2012 - 4:23pm

It's a new year, here are some new things to look forward to on The Backyard Barbecue:

1/8: Top 10 Local Releases of 2011

1/15: Montgomery Morris (formerly of this very radio program!, now in Last Year's Men) and Craig Powell (of The Layabout)-- together, they form The Mid-Century Modern boys-- take over, play records, and talk about an upcoming benefit show.

Jan 8 2012 - 9:41am
Feb 5 2012 - 2:23pm

Tune in tonight for a retrospective of the multitalented and epic Todd Rundgren, whose work as an artist, songwriter and record producer spanned mustache, progressive and psychedelic rock. In addition to his own musicianship in Utopia, he produced for artists from Janis Joplin to the Psychedelic Furs to New York Dolls and the Grand Funk Railroad. Howard Hoyt hosts this very special Thursday Night Feature on WXYC tonight, 9 pm to midnight!

Jan 5 2012 - 4:07pm
Feb 5 2012 - 8:23am

Tonight's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC is hosted by Blastoff Bob, our very own Groves Willer. Join Groves and his pal Jeff Jarema of Raleigh's Sundazed Records as they spin 1966's finest. Nine to midnight on WXYC!

Dec 29 2011 - 5:14pm
Feb 4 2012 - 3:23pm

2nd Annual Christmas Backyard Sports Barbecue Rap tonight. WXYC DJ JJ Lange is co-hosting! We're going to play local music and talk about SPORTS. 8 - 10 PM.

Dec 25 2011 - 10:19am
Feb 2 2012 - 8:23pm

Tune in for "Women in Underground Rock" on tonight's Thursday Night Feature on WXYC. DJ Julianna Thomas will be playing records from The Shaggs, Shonen Knife, Helium, The Delta 5, Boris, and lots of local artists (naturally!) like Chew Toy, Picasso Trigger, + more. 9 to midnight, 89.3 F / wxyc.org to stream.

Dec 22 2011 - 2:38pm
Feb 2 2012 - 10:23am

WXYC will be presenting its ninth-annual X-MASsacre THIS Friday. Tune in at 3:30 p.m for the most hostile of holiday jams.


X-MASsacre IX 2011
Friday, December 16, 2011 at 3:30pm

Dec 15 2011 - 2:43pm
Jan 31 2012 - 2:23pm

Judy Is A Punk
The Sullivan School kindergarten classes channeling Joey, Johnny and Dee Dee Ramone.

Dec 12 2011 - 3:25pm
Jan 30 2012 - 1:23pm

Tonight at 8 on The Backyard Barbecue: Music from Clang Quartet, Embarrassing Fruits, Mandolin Orange, SNMNMNM, Justin Robinson & The Mary Annettes, Systems, Whatever Brains, Double Negative, and more.

Dec 11 2011 - 1:57pm
Jan 26 2012 - 7:23pm

Tune in to Hell or High Water today from 1-2PM to hear some ballads and banjo tunes recorded by John Cohen on his 1965 trip through North Carolina and Virginia - Lloyd Chandler, Dellie Norton, Gaither Carlton, Wade Ward, Frank Proffitt, Fred Cockerham and more!

Dec 11 2011 - 4:45am
Jan 26 2012 - 12:24pm

This week on the Thursday Night Feature on WXYC, DJ Montgomery Morris spins and talks records with Jason Yoder, record collector and curator of the Indiana 45s blog and archive. Tune in for three hours of obscure R&B, soul, garage, and rockabilly sides along with stories from the Hoosier State. Nine to midnight on 89.3 FM.

Dec 8 2011 - 5:19pm
Jan 25 2012 - 3:23pm

Tonight on WXYC's local music show The Backyard Barbecue -- music from Des Ark; Jason Crumer; Jason Bivins, Ian Davis, and Jimmy Ghaphery; The Butchies; Southern Culture On The Skids; and The Old Ceremony. Also, details about the Hiss Golden Messenger "Poor Moon" release show this Saturday! 8 to 9 PM.

Dec 4 2011 - 1:10pm
Jan 24 2012 - 5:23pm

Fusion Youth Radio Episode 4 on the state of social media! FYR, fire for the airwaves. Tune in today at 5 pm on 89.3 FM or stream from wxyc.org!

Dec 4 2011 - 10:59am
Jan 22 2012 - 11:23pm

We will be selling tickets to the WXYC 80s Dance! in the pit this today from 10am to 2pm. Tickets are 5$$ if you have your one card!

Dec 2 2011 - 4:03am
Jan 22 2012 - 5:23pm

Tune in to the Thursday Night Feature on WXYC tonight from 9pm-midnight! We'll be playing a bunch of 80s music. Think of it as a pre-party for the WXYC 80s Dance this Sat. at Cat's Cradle.

Dec 1 2011 - 2:03pm
Jan 22 2012 - 10:23am