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Local Live – Slip Me Five

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Lulu, Lucky, Lunchmeat and Ron of Slip Me 5 stop by the WFHB studios to perform some jazz standards. They’re a newly formed band who play swing tunes that will get you out of your seat and moving to the rhythm.

1.) Blue Skies – Irving Berlin
2.) Is You Is or Is You Ain’t My Baby – Louis Jordan
3.) Exactly Like You – Jimmy McHugh
4.) Why Don’t You Do Right? – “Kansas Joe” McCoy
5.) Hit That Jive Jack – Skeets Tolbert
6.) Some of These Days – Shelton Brooks

Hosted by Frankie Ferrell
Engineered by Jim Lang
Produced by Erin Tobey
Executive Producer is Jim Manion

Local Live – Trollkiller

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Joining us this week is Trollkiller, recipient of RAW’s 2014 Indiana Artist of the Year, playing us their blend of laid-back summertime porch rock.

1. The Secret Circus
2. Shame
3. Just Friends
4. Don’t Count on Me
5. The Key in the Tree
6. The End

Hosted by Jar Turner
Engineers: Jim Lang, Dan Withered, Adam Reichle, and Ilza Akerbergs.
Producer: Erin Tobey
Executive Producer is Jim Manion

Local Live – Frankie Camaro

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Frankie Camaro crashes into our Local Live studio for a solo surf-rock guitar performance and interview. Frankie explains his Solar Powered Guitar Amplifier system.  “The amp and is all battery powered, where the batteries are charged with a Solar Panel. It can run just with Sun Power without a battery, but using batteries allows me to capture the sun’s energy to use at night,” he says.

1. Miserlou
2. One Hot Summer
3. Drag Strip
4. Apache
5. Hard Day’s Night

Hosted by Frankie Ferrell
Engineered by Jim Lang, Dan Withered, Adam Reichle,  Ilza Akerbergs, and Mike.
Produced by Erin Tobey
Executive Producer is Jim Manion

Originally aired on June 24, 2015.

Local Live – Mark Bookwalter

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Local country songwriter Mark Bookwalter visited our Local Live studio for an exclusive live performance and interview.

SONGS
1. Disease
2. Working Title
3. Man in Black
4. Spins
5. Half-Time

Hosted by Jar
Engineered by Jim Lang, Dan Withered
Produced by Erin Tobey
Executive Producer is Jim Manion

Firehouse Sessions – Eilen Jewell

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In the studio today for a new Firehouse Session is Eilen Jewell accompanied by band members Jason Beek, Shawn Supra and local Jerry Miller.  Eilen Jewell is here from Boise, ID playing at The Bishop whilst touring her new album “Sundown Over Ghost Town”. We get the chance to chat with Eilen day one of her current mid west tour.  Eilen Jewell chats to us about her autobiographical writing style and the new album that is inspired by baby Mavis and moving back to her home town Boise, ID with husband Jason Beek.

SONGS

1. “Worried Mind”
2. “Rio Grande”
3. “Hallelujah Band”

Hosted by Angela Backstrom
Engineered by Dan Withered
Produced by Katie Moulton
Executive Producer is Jim Manion

Originally aired on July 2nd, 2015.

Local Live – Sitar Outreach Ministry

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Sitar Outreach Ministry joins our Local Live Studios to create an enchanting soundscape that will put your aura in check.

Sitar Outreach Ministry is Nick McGill, Dylan Sizemore, Richard Leinenbach, Aaron Pollitt, and Bryce Martin.

SONGS
1. Waters of Oblivion
2. Pay Day
3. (untitled)
4. (classical indian (Raga) style song)
5. Raga Joe

Hosted by Frankie Ferrell
Engineered by Jim Lang
Produced by Erin Tobey
Executive Producer is Jim Manion

Recorded on May 27, 2015.

Firehouse Sessions – Dale Watson

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In the studio today for a new Firehouse Session is Dale Watson and His Texas Two (Mike Bernal & Chris Crepps). Dale Watson is in town to perform at the annual Road Rocket Rumble (Rockabilly Festival) in Indianapolis. He is currently touring his new album “Call Me Insane” across the country with his band.

We chat about making the new album with producer Lloyd Maines, his great honky-tonk saloon in Austin “the Little Longhorn,” and about just what Ameripolitan means to Dale and the future of country music as we know it. Dale is also set to star in an upcoming indie movie “Yellow Rose.”

SONGS
“A Day At A Time”
“Bug Ya For Love”
“Jonesin’ For Jones”

Hosted by Angela Backstrom
Engineered by Jim Lang
Produced by Katie Moulton
Executive Producer is Jim Manion

Originally aired on June 26, 2015

Firehouse Follies – XXX-L Files

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THE BIGGEST THING IN RADIO

The Unusual Suspects Radio Acting Troupe

FEATURING

WFHB Gospel Gurlz & Firehouse Rounders

with Opal Fly on saxophone

WITH MUSIC FROM

Opal Fly and Kapow!

The NorTones

AND Special guest

Gary Sandy

Local Live – Electric Fences

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A freshly formed amalgamation of Bloomington’s own local music past visits WFHB’s Local Live as Electric Fences for night of self-described “townie rock” and interview session.

SONGS
1. Searchlight
2. Sunday Dress
3. Public School
4. Around to Blame
5. Primitive Road
6. Ocean of Trouble

Electric Fences consists of:
Chris Kupersmith - Guitar, vocals
Josh Bennet - Bass guitar, vocals
Vincent Edwards - Keyboard
Rust Peterson - drums

Hosted by Jar Turner
Engineered by Jim Lang, Dan Withered
Produced by Erin Tobey
Executive Producer is Jim Manion

Firehouse Sessions – Hot Rize

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Hot Rize stopped by WFHB to play a live set on their way to headlining the John Hartford Memorial Festival in Bean Blossom. Hot Rize includes Nick Forster, the host of e-Town, the nationally syndicated program which airs on WFHB Sundays at 6pm.

Tim O’Brien – mandolin and vocals
Nick Forster – bass and vocals
Brian Sutton – guitar and vocals
Pete Wernick – banjo and vocals

SONGS
“Western Skies”
“Blue Has Fallen”
“I Am The Road”

Firehouse Session host: Jim Manion
Engineered by Dan ‘Dano’ Withered
Produced by Katie Moulton
Executive Producer Jim Manion

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