A Tribute To Alvin Lee

Tune in to Electric Candle, Saturday, March 9, 2013 beginning at 3:00PM. Dominick will present a tribute to one of Rock & Roll's greatest Guitar players, Alvin Lee. Alvin was the founder of the band, Ten Years After as well as having a prolific solo career.

Alvin passed away on March 6, 2013 at the age of 68 and remained active until his passing.

Tune in to hear Alvin Lee's musicianship at its finest. From the popular to the rare and obscure.

So tune to 88.1FM or listen online beginning at 3:00 PM!

"Turn on, tune in, and let us groove."

Here are the essential links:

Click here to listen Live: WMUC 88.1 FM

The Playlist: Alvin Lee Tribute Playlist

Audio Archives:
Alvin Lee Tribute Part 1 of 2

Alvin Lee Tribute Part 2 of 2

Dominick
Electric Candle
"Hippie Music Ad Infinitum"
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WHY? Interview + Ticket Giveaway on Our Weekly Corn Muffin on WMUC Digital

Tune in to Our Weekly Corn Muffin tomorrow night from 10-12 on WMUC Digital to hear an interview with WHY? and call in at 301-314-6565 for a chance to win a pair of tickets to their show at the Ottobar in Baltimore this Saturday, February 16th!

THIRD RAIL RETURNS: Sunset Theme + Morgan Spaner - Sunday, February 10

Third Rail Radio returns for the semester this Sunday with the first of many live music showcases. Join us at the station, online, or on 88.1 FM on February 10 from 6-9 PM for a TRICOT RECORDS themed Third Rail as we bring Sunset Theme and Morgan Spaner to the airwaves.

Special thanks to Emily Thompson for creating the event's poster!

Schedule for Spring 2013!! Now with Digital©

Surprise!! I'm pleased to announce that this semester, our schedule will feature a new, ludicrous skin. Hope you all enjoy!

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* Songs to pass the time Josh Mitman mon 0 100
* Nocturnal Transmissions. Russell Henry mon 100 200
* Autumn Sweater Lizzi Bonczek mon 1100 1200
* Down the ol' plank road Michael Gregory mon 1400 1530
* Moonage Daydreams Jonathan Indig, Mary Mirvis mon 1600 1800
* Ruby Koshka Alexandra Portney mon 1800 1900
* Hostile Takeover Aaron S, Jon katz mon 1900 2000
* Phil Elvrum's Will Mikey mon 2000 2200

Dave's Record Collection Tribute to MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. -1/19/13 6-10 PM

Join Dave of Dave's Record Collection
1-19-2013 6-10 PM (at least)
For a tribute to Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
1-15-1929 to 4-4-1968
Songs and speeches about Dr. King and the civil rights movement will be featured. This is one of the most unique editions of DRC.

If you miss any of the broadcast it will be available in the show archive (MP3) through Friday 1-25-2013.

A Tribute To Ed "Cass" Cassidy

Dominick of Electric Candle Saturday, December 29, 2012 beginning at 3:00PM will present a tribute to Rock & Roll's oldest and one of its greatest drummers, Ed Cassidy. "Cass" was the original and long time drummer for the group Spirit beginning in 1967.

Ed Cassidy was 44 years old at the time Spirit was formed and remained the oldest Rock drummer, active until his passing.

Ed Cassidy passed from this mortal coil at the age of 89 on December 6, 2012.

Tune in to hear Ed Cassidy's musicianship at its finest. From the popular to the rare and obscure.

So tune to 88.1FM or listen online beginning at 3:00 PM!

"Turn on, tune in, and let us groove."

Here are the essential links:

Click here to listen Live: WMUC 88.1 FM

The Playlist: Ed Cassidy Tribute Playlist

Audio Archives:
Ed Cassidy Tribute Part 1 of 2

Ed Cassidy Tribute Part 2 of 2

Dominick
Electric Candle Radio Show
"Hippie Music Ad Infinitum"
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Dave & Dominick’s Christmas Party – Saturday Dec. 22, 2012

Join Dave of Dave's Record Collection and Dominick of Electric Candle Radio as they present the annual Dave and Dominick's Christmas Party!

This annual six hour celebration of non-traditional (and maybe a little traditional) holiday songs and comedy for the Christmas season, including a generous portion of Bob Rivers' Twisted Christmas, Dr. Demento and the "Christmas Anthem", Root Boy Slim's "Xmas At K-Mart." Catch the cheer from 3:00 to at least 10:00 PM, Saturday, December 22, 2012.

So tune to 88.1FM or listen online beginning at 3:00 PM!

"Turn on, tune in, and let us groove."

Here are the essential links:

Click here to listen Live: WMUC 88.1 FM

The Playlist: Dave & Dominick's Christmas Party Playlist

Audio Archives:
Dave & Dominick's Christmas Party Part 1 of 3

Dave & Dominick's Christmas Party Part 2 of 3

Dave & Dominick's Christmas Party Part 3 of 3

Dominick
Electric Candle Radio Show
"Hippie Music Ad Infinitum"
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Dave
Dave's Record Collection
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Ravi Shankar Tribute

Dominick of Electric Candle Saturday, December 15, 2012 beginning at 3:00PM will present a tribute to Sitar great "Pandit" Ravi Shankar. Ravi pass from this mortal coil on December 11, 2012.

Tune in to hear Ravi Shankar's musicianship at its finest as well as the vast influence his music had on popular culture through the 1960's. From the popular to the rare and obscure artists. It will be a sonic experience. So tune to 88.1FM or listen online beginning at 3:00 PM!

"Turn on, tune in, and let us groove."

Here are the essential links:

Click here to listen Live: WMUC 88.1 FM

The Playlist: Ravi Shankar Tribute Playlist

Audio Archives:
Ravi Shankar Tribute Part 1 of 2

Ravi Shankar Tribute Part 2 of 2

Dominick
Electric Candle Radio Show
"Hippie Music Ad Infinitum"
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Bob Boilen: Guest DJ on Our Weekly Corn Muffin on December 6th!

This Thursday, December 6, Bob Boilen of NPR’s signature music program All Songs Considered will be joining Steven Aldridge and Maya Munoz of Our Weekly Corn Muffin as guest DJ. Bob Boilen is the creator of All Songs, and has spent decades working at NPR as the director of its signature program All Things Considered. Bob Boilen started the Tiny Desk Concert series on All Songs Considered, a series featuring intimate performances at Boilen’s desk with artists spanning genres from classical to rap to jazz to folk. A bona fide music buff, Bob Boilen is widely considered to be an authority of all things musical, and orchestrates his own musical projects, such as Tiny Desk Unit, the first band to play in D.C.’s 9:30 Club.
Bob Boilen attended the University of Maryland, and will be playing selections that he listened to in college. Tune in to WMUC FM from 10 pm to midnight on Thursday to hear his picks!

Experience Jimi Hendrix Like Never Before - Saturday December 1, 2012 - 3:00 to 10:00PM

Join Dominick of Electric Candle and Dave of Dave's Record Collection on Saturday, December 1, 2012 beginning at 3:00PM for a seven hour celebration of what would have been Jimi Hendrix's 70th birthday on November 27, 1942.

This year will include a great deal of new material released in the past year. Most never before released, both live and studio. Such as the Hendrix In The West, Valleys Of Neptune and West Coast Seattle Boy collections, releases in 2010 and 2011, which will include supplemental unreleased tracks on 7 inch singles and previously unreleased "B Sides".

Tune in to hear Jimi's musicianship at its finest, from the popular to the rare and obscure, as well as interviews and masterful covers by a number of artists performing and influenced by Hendrix's work. It's sure to be a sonic "Experience" as only Jimi himself can dish out, so tune to 88.1FM or listen online beginning at 3:00 PM!

"Turn on, tune in, and let us groove."

Here are the essential links:

Click here to listen Live: WMUC 88.1 FM

The Playlist: Jimi Hendrix's 70th Birthday Playlist

Audio Archives:
Jimi Hendrix's 70th Birthday Part 1 of 4

Jimi Hendrix's 70th Birthday Part 2 of 4

Jimi Hendrix's 70th Birthday Part 3 of 4

Jimi Hendrix's 70th Birthday Part 4 of 4

Dominick
Electric Candle Radio Show
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Dave's Record Collection
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