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Lucinda Williams

Holiday Cheer for FUV 2012: Words and Pictures

by WFUV Staff
Steve Earle and Lucinda Williams

December 5, 2012 at The Beacon Theatre in New York City
With Lucinda Williams, Shawn Colvin, Shelby Lynne, special guest Steve Earle, and introducing Lake Street Dive

Yes, a frigid wind whipped down Broadway on this brisk December night, but the Beacon Theatre was an oasis of warmth and bonhomie as FUV Holiday Cheer got underway, the second year the radio station has celebrated this annual event at the legendary venue.

Feeling Blessed

by Alisa Ali

Happy Thanksgiving, Everybody!

I feel blessed to be a part of the WFUV family. I truly love this radio station & am so thankful for the music that they've brought into my life. I think music helps people live better. We need it. & Everything is better with music, isn't it? 

Fantasy Set List for Holiday Cheer

by Alisa Ali

Holiday Cheer is coming up & we were just thinking about set lists. What would be your Fantasy Set list? Is there one song that you absolutely hope Lucinda plays? If so, which song?  I know I'll be happy if we hear this one:

Holiday Cheer Lineup

by Rita Houston

Get ready for a night of incredible music: The Holiday Cheer for WFUV benefit concert on December 5 at the Beacon Theatre is bound to be unforgettable. Come share the evening with us and support independent public radio! Tickets on sale now through

Lucinda Williams - FUV Live at Clearwater - 2014

by Rita Houston
Photo by Gus Philippas

Americana's pre-eminent songwriter has fused country, rock and roots sounds into a career of beloved, Grammy-winning music. The badass poet of Lake Charles, Louisiana has appeared all over the world, and we were lucky to catch Lucinda Williams in the relatively intimate Clearwater world.

Lucinda Williams - Backstage at Holiday Cheer for WFUV

by Rita Houston

Holiday Cheer for FUV headliner Lucinda Williams followed the lead of Shelby Lynne, Steve Earle and Shawn Colvin and performed her first song ("Lake Charles") with just voice and guitar. It was a nod to the artform that sits at the core of her songs, which have been tugging at our ears, hearts and minds for years. Her set didn't stay quiet for long though... thanks to her killer band, and some help from Steve Earle too.

Holiday Cheer for WFUV - Live Concert - 2012

by WFUV Staff
Steve Earle & Lucinda Wiliams, photo by Neil Swanson

It was an incredible night of music, where fans of FUV came together to support the station and each other, and fans of great songs had plenty of moments to savor. Now you can look back—and listen—to Holiday Cheer for WFUV: Live from The Beacon Theatre. Hear the complete show below, read a recap, and also check out individual sets from each artist: Lake Street Dive, Shelby Lynne, Steve Earle, Shawn Colvin and Lucinda Williams.