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Music beds from Morning Edition on VPR, with lots of great selections for Halloween week.

Monday, October 27:

5:59am: Stanley Clarke Band: "Bass Folk Song #7", from "Up."

6:20am: Led Zeppelin: "Ten Years Gone", from "Physical Graffiti."

6:49am: Adam Levy: "Town and Country", from the album of the same name.

6:58am: Medeski, Martin, Scofield, and Wood: "I Know You", from "Juice."

7:20am: Bill Frisell: "Just Like A Woman", from "Have A Little Faith."

7:58am: Aaron Parks: "Praise", from "Invisible Cinema."

Monday, October 20:

5:59am: Kurt Rosenwinkle: "Homage A' Mitch", from "Star of Jupiter."

6:20am: Preston Reed: "Ladies Night", from the album of the same name.

6:49am: John Scofield: "Gee, Baby, Ain't I Good To You?", from "A Moment's Peace."

6:58am: Jason Moran: "Blue Blocks", from "Ten."

7:20am: The Bad Plus: "Tom Sawyer", from "Prog."

7:58am: Mongo Santamaria: "Cold Sweat", from "Greatest Hits."

8:39am: Bill Frisell: "Come Together", from "All We Are Saying..."

Monday, October 13:

5:59am: Marcos Valle: "Os Grilos", from "Braziliance!"

6:20am: Stephane Wrembel: "Voyager", from  "Origins."

6:49am: Bill Frisell: "Telstar", from "Guitar in the Space Age."

6:58am: The Afro-Semitic Experience: "Descarga Ocho Kandelikas", from "Plea For Peace."

7:20am: Charlie Hunter and Scott Amendola: "Cold Cold Heart", from "Hank Williams."

7:58am: Moonstrance: "Little Field", from "Moonstrance."

8:20am: Oz Noy: "Cosmic Background", from "Fuzzy."

Monday, October 6:

5:59am: The Meters: "Here Comes the Meter Man", from the album of the same name.

6:20am: Takuya Kuroda: "Rising Son", from the album of the same name.

6:49am: Medeski, Scofield, Martin, and Wood: "I Know You", from "Juice."

6:58am: Stanley Clarke Band: "Pop Virgil", from "Up."

7:20am: Booker T and the MG's: "Potato Hole", from the album of the same name.

7:58am: Scott Witte: "Bounce", from "Sound Shadows."

8:20am: Electric Sorcery: "The Nubian", from "Electric Sorcery."

VPR will broadcast live candidate debates this campaign season, moderated by Jane Lindholm and Bob Kinzel. The first three debates will air within Vermont Edition:

Attorney General: Tuesday, October 7, 12-1 p.m. in Colchester. Jane Lindholm moderates.
Bill Sorrell (D)
Shane McCormack (R)

Secretary of State: Friday, October 10, 12-1 p.m. in Montpelier. Bob Kinzel moderates. 
Jim Condos (D/R)
Ben Eastwood (P) 

Monday, September 29:

5:59am: Butterfat Trio: "Bad News Bears", from "Under Dog."

6:20am: Damian Erskine: "Fif", from "So To Speak."

6:49am: New Mastersounds: "Six Underground", from "Be Yourself."

6:58am: Medeski, Scofield, Martin, and Wood: "Sham Time", from "Juice."

7:20am: Joshua Bell: "Ladies in Lavender", from the album of the same name.

7:58am: Grateful Dead: "They Love Each Other", Live from the Providence Civic Center, RI., 11/4/79.

8:20am: Charlie Hunter: "Athens", from "Baboon Strength."

Walter Parker's 30th anniversary at Vermont Public Radio is the first day of October, and we're celebrating! Join us for a live concert broadcast from the Elley-Long Music Center at St. Michael’s College, October 1st at 11:30.

Monday, September 22:

5:59am: Stephan Crump: "Reclamation Zone", from "Thwirl."

6:20am: John Scofield: "Watch Out For Po-Po", from "Up All Night."

6:49am: Brad Mehldau: "Got Me Wrong", from "Where Do You Start."

6:58am: Victor Wooten: "The Lesson", from "Palmystery."

7:20am: Trombone Shorty: "In the 6th", from "Backatown."

7:58am: The Dave Brubeck Quartet: "Things Aint What They Used To Be", from "Newport 1958."

8:20am: Laurence Juber: "I Am the Walrus", from "Plays Lennon and McCartney."

Monday, September 15:

5:59am: Stanton Moore: "Fallin' Off the Floor", from "Flyin' the Koop."

6:20am: Jason Moran: "Gangsterism Over Ten Years", from "Ten."

6:49am: Classic R&B Funk Band: "Thank U", from "Inner City Sounds."

6:58am: Vieux Farka Toure: "Slow Jam", from "Fondo."

7:20am: Bill Frisell with Dave Holland and Elvin Jones: "Smilin' Jones", from "Bill Frisell with Dave Holland and Elvin Jones."

7:58am: Jazz Mandolin Project: "Hallelujah", from "The Deep Forbidden Lake."

VPR A Go-Go... Again

Sep 10, 2014

VPR's epic 60's dance party with Joel Najman was such a success last year, we're doing it again! Join us on Saturday night, September 27 at Higher Ground in South Burlington for VPR A Go-Go part two.