WHUP Special, Monday, April 26 at 2:00 pm – Saman Khoujinian, member of the band T. Gold and co-founder of Sleepy Cat Records, serves up an hour of tunes to kick off the string of special guest DJs who will participate in the WHUP Spring 50/50 fundraiser week.
WHUP Special, Monday, April 26 at 10:00 pm – Eclectic Chapel Hill songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Clark Albert Blomquist draws from a deep well of unexpected sources in his guest DJ stint during the WHUP 50/50 fundraiser week.
WHUP Special, Tuesday, April 27 at 7:00 pm – Experimental Durham old-time duo Magic Tuber Stringband honor their roots and explore the future in their collaborative guest DJ hour during Day 2 of the WHUP 50/50 benefit event.
WHUP Special, Wednesday, April 28 at 6:00 pm – Nationally acclaimed songwriter, recent Chapel Hill transplant and guest DJ Dawn Landes takes over the WHUP studio for an hour of hand-selected tunes to support community radio and local musicians during our 50/50 fundraiser week.
WHUP Special, Thursday, April 29 at 12:00 pm – Lizzy Ross and Omar Luiz-Lopez of Orange County Americosmic duo Violet Bell join forces as guest DJs to support the WHUP 50/50 Event and promote their Kickstarter campaign for their upcoming release.
WHUP Special, Thursday, April 29 at 6:00 pm – Steph Stewart and Mario Arnez, who together comprise Chapel Hill Country/Americana duo Blue Cactus, will share guest DJ duties to help raise funds for their fellow Orange County musicians and WHUP just prior to the release of their latest project, Stranger Again.
WHUP Special, Friday, April 30 at 1:00 pm – WHUP regular and Yonder Bar house bandleader Katherine Whalen assumes her alternate persona of DJ Moneypenny for a guest spinning session to kick off a big day of fun during 50/50 week.
WHUP Special, Friday, April 30 at 3:00 pm – Trombone player Danny Grewen, whose horn work has enhanced many an area ensemble, shares some of his favorite recordings in a guest DJ session sure to yield some unexpected surprises before joining Katharine Whalen for a Yonder Bar show.
WHUP Special, Saturday, May 1 at 12:00 pm – Merge recording artist Andy Stack of Wye Oak fame (and multiple other bands) takes a turn at the turntable for a guest DJ session as WHUP’s 50/50 spring fundraiser hits the home stretch.