The garage/tropical disco band "Ruggs" will be joining the Motor Team this Thursday at 5pm for a rock'n good time. This band, formerly known as "Oatmeal", have a loyal following in the community and our team is excited to be hosting another fine example of the talent in Detroit. Keep in mind if your unable to tune in for the live performance on Thursday, you can listen at your leisure to the podcast by clicking on the "Motor Live Drive" button on this site.
Join Dan Karpinski as the new host of the rockabilly portion of "The Roots Project."
Tune in 10am this Thursday for some great rockabilly, followed by the best in roots music next week with host DJ Alex.
01 Beach House - Teen Dream
02 Lost Fingers - Lost In The 80's
03 Avett Brothers - I And Love And You
04 Los Campesinos! - Romance Is Boring
05 Vampire Weekend - Contra
06 Spoon - Transference
07 David Bazan - Curse Your Branches
08 V/A - Crazy Heart Soundtrack
09 Yo La Tengo - Popular Songs
10 Danny Cox - In All Things
Get scoops on 5101 Restaurant's February 17 "New Orleans Seafood Buffet," lots of Black History Month activities, and the Comerica Park Job Fair -- all here on HFCC's campus!
Tune in to "Campus Connection" 1pm Tuesday for the latest HFCC campus news with Dennis and Lynsey.
Annual Will Oldham visit with Mrs. Robinson on Valentine's Day -- 9pm - midnight, Sunday, February 14
Every year around Valentine’s Day Mrs. Robinson devotes an entire show to the music of Will Oldham aka Bonnie Prince Billy. Mrs. Robinson is very happy that Will Oldham is again calling in during this year’s Valentine’s Special.
Be Mrs. Robinson’s and Will Oldham’s Valentine by listening to the "One Plus One" show 9pm-midnight, Sunday February 14 to hear Mrs. Robinson’s "Annual Will Oldham Valentine’s Day Special".
AND, if YOU have any questions for Will Oldham, email them to Mrs. Robinson at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Join John Bommarito as he welcomes back to WHFR (after a long abscence) guitarist/drummer and extraordinary singer Danny Cox for a live performance and interview.
Danny plays songs from his latest CD "In All Things". If you miss church on Sunday, listening to this interview and performance just might count! Tune in Sunday at noon and find out how!
Get a preview of Friday's Dearborn Symphony Orchestra concert when guest conductor Rich Ridenour and the fabulous Boogie Woogie Babies bring their world of big band to WHFR.
Sandy Butler joins in to tell the listeners about Friday's fundraiser and other Symphony (www.dearbornsymphony.org) events.
Tune in to "The World of Big Band" this Friday at 11am and jump. jive & wail!
1 V/A - Crazy Heart Soundtrack
2 Vampire Weekend - Contra
3 Jill Jack - Songwriter Sessions
4 Beach House - Teen Dream
5 Yo La Tengo - Popular Songs
6 Generationals - Con Law
7 The Postmarks - Memoirs At The End Of The World
8 Brendan Benson - My Old, Familiar Friend
9 David Bazan - Curse Your Branches
10 Hope Sandoval & The Warm Inventions - Through The Devil Softly
As "Motor Live Drive @ 5" celebrates it's third anniversary showcasing local bands live in the WHFR studio, we are very excited with the upcoming schedule! Heating up the airwaves on Thursday, February 4th at 5:00 pm, the rock band Phang will be performing their debut CD "Princess Magma". And joining the team February 11th, the three-piece garage band Ruggs will be shaking things up. For a list of the almost 100 bands who have played visit the Motor Live Drive myspace site: myspace.com/motorlivedrive.
Bill Konkolesky discusses the interworkings of Mutual UFO Network (MUFON) as well as his new book "Experiencer: Raised in Two Worlds". The State Director for Michigan MUFON has been featured on SciFi’s "Abduction Diaries" and Peter Jennings’ "Seeing is Believing". He has been a guest on numerous radio shows and lecturer on the alien-abduction phenomenon.
Join us 1pm Tuesday to learn what it is like to live in this reality, while enduring occasional visits from another.