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Rob Sheffield on The Morning Mix

Rob Sheffield, contributing editor at Rolling Stone, talks to Joey Spehar about his latest book: 'Turn Around Bright Eyes', "the rituals of love and karaoke" – a tale of how karaoke helped a widowed pop-culture addict find true love again.

Linda Ronstadt: Tribute to a Voice of a Generation

Linda Ronstadt has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease leaving her unable to ever sing again. Afternoon Mix host, Rosemary Welsch and Cindy Howes pay tribute to one of the finest voices music has ever known.

Interview with Bobby Long

Bobby Long just released his latest album - Wishbone - and will be performing at WYEP's Final Fridays at Schenley Plaza on September 30, 2013.  Joey Spehar of The Morning Mix talked with Bobby Long about the progression of his sound and the inspiration for the title ...

Bob Dylan's Another Self Portrait

NPR contributor, Tom Moon, talks to Cindy Howes about the latest in Bob Dylan's Bootleg Series, Another Self Portrait.

Live & Direct with Treetop Flyers

Treetop Flyers at the WYEP Studios on August 28th, 2013. 

Dan Zanes Guest DJ

Dan Zanes joined The Morning Mix for a kid-approved Guest DJ set.

American Originals: Chrissie Hynde

American Originals is WYEP's monthly series devoted to essential American artists and their music. In this episode, it's Chrissie Hynde. As a singer and songwriter, member of The Pretenders and to her many collborations, she has brought a unique voice and passion to her work.

Black Joe Lewis on the Morning Mix

Black Joe Lewis talks to Cindy Howes about the album Electric Slave.

Cody Dove of Second City Guest DJ on The Morning Mix

While they were in Pittsburgh performing, Second City member, Cody Dove, played Guest DJ on The Morning Mix and shared some unintentionally funny songs.

Kevin Nealon Guest DJs on The Morning Mix

Actor and comedian Kevin Nealon plays Guest DJ on The Morning Mix.

Joe Strummer Birthday Tribute

Mike Sauter and Cindy Howes pay tribute to the late, great, Joe Strummer on the anniversary of his birth. 

Laura Veirs on The Morning Mix

Laura Veirs discusses her new album, Warp and Weft, with Cindy Howes on The Morning Mix.

Live & Direct with Freedy Johnston

Freedy Johnston at the WYEP Studios on August 20th, 2013. 

Robert Plant Turns 65

WYEP celebrates one of rock’s most illustrious front-men, Robert Plant, on his 65th birthday. 

Third Thursdays at WYEP: TWNSPPL

TWNSPPL perform at WYEP's local music happy hour on August 15, 2013.

75th Anniversary of Robert Johnson's Death

Legendary bluesman Robert Johnson died on August 16, 1938.  Joey Spehar of The Morning Mix and Wrett Weatherspoon of Big Town Blues discuss the life, work, legacy of this influential - and very mysterious - blues musician.

Live & Direct with Deer Tick

Deer Tick in the WYEP Studios on August 14, 2013.

Hip Hop Turns 40

The cultural force known as Hip-Hop turned 40 years old this week.  Joey Spehar of The Morning Mix was joined by local Hip-Hop artists Marcus Vaughn and Warren Parker of Lucid Music to discuss some of the most important moments in Hip-Hop history.

Valerie June on The Morning Mix

Valerie June, originally from Tennesse and now living in Brooklyn, talks to Cindy Howes about her new album Pushin' Against a Stone, which was co-produced by Dan Auerbach.

American Graffiti Turns 40

American Graffiti was released on August 11, 1973 and in honor of it's 40th anniversary, Cindy Howes pays tribute with WESA's Bob Studebaker.

Live & Direct with Thao and the Get Down Stay Down

Thao and the Get Down Stay Down in the WYEP Studios on August 8th, 2013.

Ben Sollee Guest DJ Set

Genre-bending cellist Ben Sollee recently played Guest DJ on The Morning Mix.  Sollee talked with Joey Spehar about some of his current favorite songs and some projects he's been working on as well.

Interview with David Gans on Jerry Garcia

Jerry Garcia – leader of the Grateful Dead – passed away on August 9, 1995. The legacy of the Grateful Dead lives on to this day in a very strong way.  David Gans – host of the syndicated show The Grateful Dead Hour – called in to speak with Joey Spehar of...

Derek Trucks of Tedeschi Trucks Band on The Morning Mix

Derek Trucks, band leader and main guitarist for Tedeschi Trucks Band talks to Cindy Howes on The Morning Mix.

Live & Direct with Walk Off The Earth

Walk Off The Earth in the WYEP Studios on June 26th, 2013.


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