Holidays on WEXT Radio
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Spend the Holidays with WEXT Radio

Each year Christmas through New Year's WEXT has brought you some special programming to brighten and cheer for the holidays. As we're about to enter our 14th anniversary year, this year continues the tradition. Below you will find the special programming listed to help celebrate the season.

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Holidays on WEXT Radio
Photo by Johnna LaFaith on Reshot

Each year Christmas through New Year's WEXT has brought you some special programming to brighten and cheer for the holidays.  As we're about to enter our 14th anniversary year, this year continues the tradition.  Below you will find the special programming listed to help celebrate the season.

Caffe Lena 60 Episode 56 2015

Nov 26, 2020
Winterpills
Artist

Scrawling a name on the wall creates a new indie-folk band, and an artist discovers music in the midst of a meditation center.

This is episode 56 of Caffe Lena: 60 Years of Song. Thank you to Sarah at the Caffe for the list of songs and artists for the feature.

Caffe Lena 60 Episode 55 2014

Nov 19, 2020
The Stray Birds
Artist

One of our favorite bands is no more, and two guys drive nearly 1000 miles from Muscle Shoals, AL to NJ.

This is episode 55 of Caffe Lena: 60 Years of Song. Thank you to Sarah at the Caffe for the list of songs and artists for the feature.

The Suitcase Junket
Artist

Matt Lorenz's vision, manifest in The Suitcase Junket, developed in the tension between the grand and the solitary. Grand in its imagery, sound, and staging. Solitary in its thrift and self-reliance. What instruments he requires, Lorenz builds from scratch and salvage. What parts five players would perform, he performs alone. The spectacle of his one-man set bears constant comparison to legends of showmanship, brilliance, madness, and invention.

Capital Region Gives Back
Saratoga Living

December 10th, Saratoga Living/Capital Region Living Magazines will play host to second annual Capital Region Gives Back. This year another ten area non-profit agencies are selected as recipients of the honor of being singled out for their work in the community, and the funds raised as part of this special event.

Caffe Lena 60 Episode 54 2013

Nov 12, 2020
Bluegrass Gospel Project
Artist

First Night Burlington creates a bluegrass gospel project, and a seven piece group creates a TEDx  showcasing their irresistible philosophy on jazz.

This is episode 54 of Caffe Lena: 60 Years of Song. Thank you to Sarah at the Caffe for the list of songs and artists for the feature.

Great Peacock
Artist

Leave it to Great Peacock — a band whose big, bold sound has been sharpened by years of relentless touring — to create some of the most compelling rock & roll road music of the 21st century. Forever Worse Better, the band's third release, is an anthemic soundtrack for a life spent on the move, chasing down brighter horizons somewhere between the blur of truck stops and traffic lights.

A WEXT Thanksgiving!

Nov 7, 2020
A WEXT Thanksgiving
Photo by Tony Andrews - Photography on Reshot

There's nothing like having family over for Thanksgiving. You are part of the WEXT family, and we want you to come on by, especially for our pie.

Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving Pie (6a, 9a, 12n)

Caffe Lena 60 Episode 53 2012

Nov 5, 2020
Kate Power & Steve Einhorn
Artist

A 60’s teenager goes on to start a performance venu, music school and music shop, and a musician makes music for yoga class events.

This is episode 53 of Caffe Lena: 60 Years of Song. Thank you to Sarah at the Caffe for the list of songs and artists for the feature.

Local 518 Music Report
WEXT

Hey there fans, supporters, and creators of music (and more) in the Capital District (and a bit beyond). In these troubling times of COVID-19, our awesome local music creatives keep being just that! Awesome AND creative! Courtesy of Local 518 Show host Andy Gregory and WEXT Radio, get your very own virus-free PDF copy of The Local 518 Music (and More) Report - 2020 Quarter 3 ©.

The report covers the time period of July 1st to September 30th, 2020. Enjoy, and be sure to share!

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