The Blend http://wdiy.org en George Hrab and Slau Halatyn from The Blue Turtles live on The Blend http://wdiy.org/post/george-hrab-and-slau-halatyn-blue-turtles-live-blend <p>Carlos Benjamin welcomed George Hrab and Slau Halatyn from the Blue Turtles into the studio for a live interview and performance during the Blend. The band performed the music of Sting later that evening at the Ice House in Bethlehem.</p><p>(Original air-date 6/20/2014)</p><p></p> Thu, 26 Jun 2014 17:23:46 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 42572 at http://wdiy.org George Hrab and Slau Halatyn from The Blue Turtles live on The Blend Mark Johnson of Playing for Change on The Blend http://wdiy.org/post/mark-johnson-playing-change-blend <p></p><p></p><p>Host Bill Dautremont-Smith interviews Mark Johnson, co-founder of <a href="http://playingforchange.org/">Playing for Change</a>, a multimedia organization created to inspire, connect, and bring peace to the world through music.</p> Fri, 13 Jun 2014 14:09:29 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 41768 at http://wdiy.org Mark Johnson of Playing for Change on The Blend Gail Davies live on The Blend http://wdiy.org/post/gail-davies-live-blend <p>Country artist and producer Gail Davies joins Carlos Benjamin in the studio for a live interview and performance. Accompanying her are band members Rob Price and Chris Scruggs. Davies and her band stopped by the WDIY studios ahead of their concert that evening at the Nazareth Center for the Arts.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 10 Jun 2014 16:20:50 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 41558 at http://wdiy.org Gail Davies live on The Blend Cowboy Junkies on The Blend http://wdiy.org/post/cowboy-junkies-blend <p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;">&nbsp;</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 17:14:32 +0000 Wagner Previato 35674 at http://wdiy.org Cowboy Junkies on The Blend Michael Doucet on WDIY's The Blend http://wdiy.org/post/michael-doucet-wdiys-blend <p></p><p style="margin: 0in 0in 0.0001pt;"><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">Host Carlos Benjamin speaks with Michael Doucet about his performance with BeauSoleil at </span><span style="font-size: 10pt; font-family: Arial,sans-serif;">ArtsQuest's Blast Furnace Blues Festival on Sunday, February 9. (Original air-date February 7, 2014).<o:p></o:p></span></p> Fri, 21 Feb 2014 22:39:18 +0000 Wagner Previato 34555 at http://wdiy.org Celebrated West African Vocalist Anjelique Kidjo on The Blend http://wdiy.org/post/celebrated-west-african-vocalist-anjelique-kidjo-blend <p><span style="font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;">Host Bill </span>Dautremont-Smith<span style="font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;"> speaks</span><span style="font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;"> with celebrated West African vocalist </span>Anjelique<span style="font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Kidjo<span style="font-family: Arial,sans-serif; font-size: 10pt; line-height: 1.5;"> about her illustrious career, her brand new album "Eve," and her upcoming perform Wed, 19 Feb 2014 18:15:56 +0000 Wagner Previato 34891 at http://wdiy.org Celebrated West African Vocalist Anjelique Kidjo on The Blend David Wilcox on The Blend http://wdiy.org/post/david-wilcox-blend <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Singer songwriter David Wilcox is Carlos Benjamin’s guest at <span data-term="goog_1856156469" tabindex="0">3:30 on Friday</span>, prior to his performance at Godfrey Daniels that evening.&nbsp; (Original air date November 15, 2013.)</p> Wed, 20 Nov 2013 21:49:32 +0000 Rebecca Walz 30158 at http://wdiy.org David Wilcox on The Blend The Duhks on The Blend http://wdiy.org/post/duhks-blend-0 <p>Carlos Benjamin welcomes Canadian band The Duhks, receipients of Canada’s Juno Award to WDIY’s The Blend at 3pm Friday November 8,&nbsp; prior to their performance at The Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe.&nbsp; The band recently reunited after their 2010 breakup.&nbsp; Winning the Best Roots &amp; Traditional&nbsp;Album Juno Award, they boast a diverse collection of influences, including old-time, jazz, Celtic, folk, Quebecois, and gospel.</p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 16:08:38 +0000 Rebecca Walz 30061 at http://wdiy.org The Duhks on The Blend David Bromberg on The Blend http://wdiy.org/post/david-bromberg-blend <p></p><p>Carlos Benjamin welcomes folk legend David Bromberg to The Blend <span data-term="goog_1684534817" tabindex="0">on Friday at 3pm</span>, prior to his performance at Musikfest Café later that night. (Original air date October 25, 2013.)</p> Fri, 25 Oct 2013 21:12:56 +0000 Rebecca Walz 29002 at http://wdiy.org David Bromberg on The Blend Members and Friends are Invited to October 5 Planting for WDIY Member Tree Grove http://wdiy.org/post/members-and-friends-are-invited-october-5-planting-wdiy-member-tree-grove <p>WDIY 88.1 FM, Lehigh Valley’s community NPR station invites its members and friends to come out on Saturday, Oct. 5th from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. to assist with the planting of over 600 trees along the Jordan Creek in the Trexler Nature Preserve.&nbsp; The trees are being donated and planted as part of the station’s spring membership drive.&nbsp; During the on-air drive, the station partnered with the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Lehigh County Parks and Just Born, Inc. in offering to plant a tree for each new and renewing member of the station.</p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 15:35:51 +0000 Rebecca Walz 27456 at http://wdiy.org Members and Friends are Invited to October 5 Planting for WDIY Member Tree Grove