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Wisconsin Legislative Wrap-Up

04/14/14 4:51 PM | buzz
Melissa Sargent

Forty Eighth Assembly District representative Melissa Sargent joins us with the good, the bad, and the ugly from the 2014 legislative session.

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Johnny Clegg on WORT

04/14/14 12:24 PM | Kelsey
johnny clegg

Listen to this interview with Johnny Clegg on WORT! On Saturday, April 19th South African world music star and activist Johnny (“The White Zulu”) Clegg and his band will perform at the Barrymore Theatre in Madison. Johnny is touring behind his acclaimed 2010 release “Human”. This show also precedes the April 29th release of his new CD, “Best, Live & Unplugged at the Baxter Theatre, Cape Town”. Both CDs are on Appleseed Recordings. Johnny is an internationally acclaimed musician and sociopolitical activist. A fascinating story, he is not only a socially conscious singer, songwriter, and guitarist, he is also an anthropologist, ethnic dancer, and even a French knight!

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Record Store Day

04/10/14 1:20 PM | Kelsey

Join WORT DJs for the 7th Annual Record Store Day all over Madison!! Record Store Day was conceived in 2007 at a gathering of independent record store owners and employees as a way to celebrate and spread the word about the unique culture surrounding nearly 1000 independently owned record stores in the US and thousands of similar stores internationally. Record Store Day is now celebrated the third Saturday every April. This is a day for the people who make up the world of the record store—the staff, the customers, and the artists—to come together and celebrate the unique culture of a record store and the special role these independently owned stores play in their communities. Special vinyl and CD ….

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WORT seeks Web Director

04/11/14 6:10 PM | WORT Board of Directors

WORT 89.9 FM is looking for a dynamic, self-motivated individual who wants to help us grow our digital home: wortfm.org.

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