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UnderCurrents WEEKEND

Series produced by UnderCurrents

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An exhilarating mix of new records and deep favorites, punctuated by street interviews, cooking and conversation. Hosts Gregg McVicar and Gabriela Castelán ease listeners from the hectic week into a playful weekend state of mind.

From the creators of UnderCurrents, the daily music show now heard on 177 stations nationwide, comes this new series designed especially for the start of the weekend (even if your station is primarily news/talk). It's an exhilarating mix of new records and deep favorites, punctuated by street interviews, cooking and conversation. Hosts Gregg McVicar and Gabriela Castelán ease listeners from the hectic week into a playful weekend state of mind. Your ticket to music and fun!

UnderCurrents WEEKEND is available by an annual carriage fee. For more information please contact Wayne Knickel at wayne@creativepr.org.


71 Pieces

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Gregg & Gabriela meet a protester, a professional dog groomer, a soul singer and an Iranian musician. Each has found their own path. We'll hear t...

  • Added: Nov 03, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:53
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In a series of delightful mini-adventures, Gregg & Gabriela discover folks having fun on the weekend developing their craft: carpentry, cooking, s...

  • Added: Nov 02, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:53
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We meet collectors of all kinds: Native Recording Artist Martha Redbone is collecting family coal mining stories for a play, Roots DJ Doug Hilliar...

  • Added: Oct 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:55
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Producer Matt Fidler is our guest. His podcast, Very Bad Words, is all about our complex relationship with swearing and taboo language. Co-Host...

  • Added: Oct 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:51
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Gabriela interviews Singer/Songwriter Shawn Colvin who's revisiting her Grammy-winning album of 20 years ago. Then we meet a chalk artist who's cr...

  • Added: Oct 05, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:55
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Gregg & Gabriela head for the coast and meet locals on the docks, the surf shop and the feed store. All this and new music rom Tori Amos, Manchest...

  • Added: Sep 29, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:54
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Co-Hosts Gregg McVicar & Gabriela Castelán interview acoustic musicians Raye Zaragoza and Joe Craven. Gabriela harvests tomatillos and chard from ...

  • Added: Sep 21, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:55
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"Rumble" thundered with power chords that shook radio and inspired young bands like Aerosmith and The Who. Shawnee guitarist Link Wray is among th...

  • Added: Nov 16, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:54
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Meet The Villalobos Brothers. As kids in Mexico, they practiced 4 hours each day BEFORE school, then attended music classes AFTER school. Their fir...

  • Added: Sep 13, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:53
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Co-Hosts Gregg & Gabriela quiz people on the street about their jobs and about the meaning of Labor Day. Topical tunes and fan requests from Pete ...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:54
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We visit the National Museum of African American History & Culture, the newest Smithsonian in Washington, D.C. Co-Hosts Gregg & Gabriela interview...

  • Added: Aug 26, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:54
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(Encore Edition) Gregg returns from visiting with fans in Guam and Saipan, and with Gabriela, shares a lively music mix from artists Little Barrie,...

  • Added: Aug 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:53
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What's it like to live on a small Oregon reservation where 100K people will converge to see the total eclipse of the sun? Gregg talks with a resid...

  • Added: Aug 04, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:55
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Remembering the 1967 Summer of Love, featuring Allen Cohen, Publisher of the Haight Ashbury psychedelic newspaper The Oracle. Also, Artist Annie C...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:56
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Gregg & Gabriela get out and meet some cool bands: Dirty Revival and New Orleans Suspects. Binging on fresh fruit and Danish TV. And new music fr...

  • Added: Jul 07, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:55
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Gregg & Gabriela chat backstage with Taj Mahal and 'Keb'Mo. Gregg meets an organic pig farmer. And we'll spin new music from Fleet Foxes, Thomas ...

  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:56
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Co-Hosts Gregg & Gabriela beat the summer heat with a chill mix of new music and some road-trip favorites. Gregg chats backstage with recording ar...

  • Added: Jun 23, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:55
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It's festival season and Gregg & Gabriela are out mixing with music fans and artists, like Sarah Jarosz and Marcia Ball, both interviewed in this e...

  • Added: Jun 01, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:55
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In Hr 1, Gregg & Gabriela take you to The Amgen Tour of California for all the excitement of world-class cycling competition...plus a fun music mix...

  • Added: May 18, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:55
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Gregg & Gabriela attend Tlingit/Haida Culture Day. Then in Hour 2, they hit the local street party and meet a salsa band leader and an inventor of...

  • Added: May 15, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:56