Roosevelt Dime - Sunday Breakfast - 2014

by John Platt
Roosevelt Dime is a lively Brooklyn-based roots band whose musical trademark is a blend they call Steamboat Soul. Last summer they were voted one of the Most Wanted Emerging Artists at the Falcon Ridge Folk Festival. They returned to Sunday Breakfast to play some songs from their new CD, "Full Head of Steam."

Question of the Day: Got Healthcare?

by Corny O'Connell

Today is the deadline to sign up for health insurance this year under the Affordable Care Act at healthcare.gov. Folks in need of that have until midnight to sign up. You only have until 9am to submit your requests for the WFUV Question of the Day: songs about doctors, nurses, medicine, etc. Leave them in the comments below and we'll spin a set this morning.

Here's what we played this morning:

"I Don't Want to Die (in the Hospital) - Conor Oberst

"I Wanna Be Sedated" - The Ramones

UKNY On FUV For March 29

by Kara Manning
Smoke Fairies (courtesy of artist, photo by Maria Mochnacz)

Tonight on UKNY at 11, we'll stretch from Sunderland to Edinburgh to New York's Park Avenue Armory with music from School of Language, Smoke Fairies (pictured), the xx, Withered Hand, Forest Swords and Kate Bush. Did you manage to buy a ticket to one of Kate's shows this summer and fall at London's Hammersmith Apollo? If you didn't, you weren't alone—all 77,000 tickets to 22 shows sold out in under 15 minutes on Friday.

The Bottomless Pit With Marshall Crenshaw For March 29

by Marshall Crenshaw
Scott Asheton

I'm sorry to say that last week's Scott Asheton tribute didn't run as planned, due to gremlins, sabotage, user error, or none—or all—of the above. So tonight's "The Bottomless Pit" at 10 will be a second try at honoring Scott and his many bands, like The Stooges, Sonic's Rendezvous Band, Dark Carnival and the Scott Morgan Band.