Join us tonight on the Whole Wide World as Rita moves from Christmas celebrations and holiday joy to the best music in 2013. Tune in for Rita's favorite songs that were released over the past year by artists you have discovered at WFUV such as the Lone Bellow, San Fermin and Lucius as well as the year's most anticipated albums from David Bowie and Arcade Fire.
Excited for Christmas? Can't get enough of the season? Well we have the perfect show to enhance your holiday spirit. So grab a glass of egg nog and join us tonight on the Whole Wide World as Rita spins spins creative versions of your favorite Christmas songs. You'll hear those Christmas classics from Frank Sinatra, Ella Fitgerald, and Nat King Cole as well as more contemporary favorites from Stevie Wonder, Guster, and Joan Osborne. We will also be spinning a few choice collaborations from our recent Holiday Cheer concert that fully capture that warm, holiday joy.
Escape those cold gloomy skies, warm up by the fire, and join us tonight for the Whole Wide World as we celebrate the excellent soundtracks that have recently made their musical debut. We'll be spinning excellent songs from Inside Llewyn Davis, 12 Years A Slave, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, and many more from recent movie releases. We will also be previewing music from artists playing our upcoming Holiday Cheer concert featuring Iron & Wine, Amos Lee, Calexico, and other greats.
We Can Do It! Join us tonight on the Whole Wide World as we celebrate women in music with a full 3-hour showcase. Tune in for songs from female artists representing all genres: from Sarah Vaughn to Erykah Badu, from Diana Ross and the Supremes to Brandi Carlile, From Carole King to Diane Birch. We certainly won't be skipping a beat tonight, your favorite female musicians are cued up and ready to spin for your listening pleasure.