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WUNC'S Songs We Love Podcast: Nathan Price of Hopscotch on Petey Pablo

August 30, 2019

Songs We Love is a weekly podcast series partnership between Come Hear NC and WUNC that explores North Carolina music one song at a time. This week,Hopscotch Music Festival director Nathan Price joins Eric Hodge to talk about Petey Pablo's classic 'Raise Up' and what it meant to him growing up in North Carolina.

This year marks 10 years of the Hopscotch Music Festival, which takes place September 5-7 in Raleigh. WUNC Music will be live streaming from the event.

Listen to the episode here.

WUNC Music Presents: Come Hear NC on the Songs We Love Podcast

February 14, 2019

WUNC Music launches a new series this week that explores North Carolina music one song at a time called Come Hear NC on the Songs We Love podcast. All year they are asking people from the music community to come and talk about a song that they think says something about our home state. North Carolina is home to ground breaking artists spanning gospel to indie rock, old time to metal, country to hip hop, beach music to jazz. They will bring in musicians, writers and club owners to talk about the songs they love. You may be surprised by some of their choices.

The series launches with episode zero out on Valentine’s Day. There are new episodes of the podcast every Saturday. WUNC will also be broadcasting a radio version of the series every Saturday at 5:34 PM (during All Things Considered) and Sunday at 9:34 AM (during Weekend Edition).

Come Hear NC on the Songs We Love Podcast is hosted by WUNC’s Eric Hodge.  It’s produced in cooperation with Come Hear North Carolina, an effort lead by the North Carolina Arts Council and the Department of Natural & Cultural Resources to celebrate the breadth of North Carolina Music.

 

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