WHUS Storrs 91.7fm

UConn's Sound Alternative

UConn's Student and Community Radio Station

WHUS Storrs 91.7fm

On air

Dark Side of the Highway

Mar 24, 2018 11:00 PM – 7:00 AM


With Johnny Timewarp

An eight hour hellride through the haunted back roads of your eternal misery featuring the best in roots music, dark Americana, and morbid curiosities for all the graveyard shifters, burnt leftovers, flatliners, nighthawks, freaks, geeks, drunks, junkies, vampires and road dogs of eastern Connecticut, southern Massachusetts, western Rhode Island and beyond...

Dark Side of the Highway
1:40 AM
Ellen Starski Ode to Nanny and Cookie
The Day When Peonies Prayed for the Ants Self-released 2018 CD
1:36 AM
Kathy Kallick Band My Montana Home Kathy Kallick
Kathy Kallick Band - Foxhounds Live Oak Records 2015 CD
1:32 AM
Mary Fahl Dawning of the Day (Live)
Live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House Rimar 2014
recorded live at the Mauch Chunk Opera House, Jim Thorpe, PA, 9/7/13
1:27 AM
Ryan Adams To Be Without You
Ryan Adams - Prisoner Pax Americana Record Company 2017
1:22 AM
Buddy Miller That's How Strong My Love Is
Poison Love Hightone Records 1997 CD
Otis Redding cover
1:19 AM
Buddy Miller Draggin the River
Buddy Miller - Poison Love Hightone Records 1997 CD
1:13 AM
Saskia Vese Good Girl
Good Girl - Single Self-released 2017 CD
1:10 AM
The New Basement Tapes Diamond Ring
Lost On the River (Deluxe Version) Harvest 2014 Alternative
Bob Dylan cover, lead vocal by Taylor Goldsmith
12:57 AM
Steve Hussey & Jake Eddy Looking for Love
Steve Hussey, Jake Eddy - The Miller Girl Merf Records 2016 CD
12:53 AM
Bill & Joel Plaskett Up in the Air
Bill & Joel Plaskett - Solidarity Pheromone Recordings 2017 CAPA81610005
12:49 AM
The Flyin' A's Mr. Blue
You Drive Me Crazy The Flyin' A's 2016 CD USG461600006
12:46 AM
Gerry Spehar Thank You Donald
Anger Management Self-released 2018 CD
12:41 AM
Keb' Mo' God Trying to Get Your Attention
Keb Mo - Slow Down Okeh 1998 CD
12:36 AM
Keb' Mo' Soon As I Get Paid
Keb Mo - Slow Down Okeh 1998 CD
12:32 AM
Phoebe Legere Jambalaya
Heart of Love www.phoebelegere.com 2017 CD
Hank Williams cover
12:27 AM
Danielle Taylor Is It OK?
1440 Self-released 2016 CD
12:24 AM
Lawrence Morrill Glass Mary Contrary
Neanderthal Self-released 2016 CD
12:21 AM
Red Shahan Water Bill
Culberson County 7013 2018 CD
12:18 AM
Dan Whitaker & The Shinebenders Bad Luck and Moonshine
Dan Whitaker & The Shinebenders - Truck RIde Not On Label 2016 CD QMAAK1662431
12:12 AM
Janis Joplin River Jordan R
Janis Joplin - Janis CBS 1975
traditional, song recorded in San Francisco, 1965, with the Dick Oxtot Jazz Band
11:56 PM
LugNaut My Mom Cuts the Lawn in Her Bikini L
Greetings from Mars Self-released 2017 CD
11:51 PM
The Blind Boys of Alabama Presence of the Lord
The Blind Boys Of Alabama - Atom Bomb Real World Records 2005 CD QMWHB1607878
Blind Faith cover
11:48 PM
The Blind Boys of Alabama Faith and Grace
The Blind Boys Of Alabama - Atom Bomb Real World Records 2005 CD QMWHB1607878
11:43 PM
Don McLean Vincent R L
Don McLean - American Pie & Other Hits CEMA Special Markets 1994 CD
song released 1972
11:39 PM
Paul Thorn Come On Let's Go
Paul Thorn - Don't Let The Devil Ride Perpetual Obscurity Records 2018 CD
11:36 PM
Carl Solomon We Will Sing
Promised Land Carl Solomon 2015 CD USCGJ1510520
11:31 PM
J. Micheal Laferty Teflon and Pittsburgh Steel
Well Seasoned... Not Quite Done Umpqua 2016 CD USQRK1600006
11:26 PM
Amanda Pearcy Mellow Joy
Amanda Pearcy - An Offering Continental Record Services 2015 CD QM9AA1548720
11:21 PM
The Freeway Revival Rise
Revolution Road Self-released 2017 CD USHM81744654
11:14 PM
"Weird Al" Yankovic The Hamilton Polka
The Hamilton Polka - Single Atlantic 2018 CD
polka medley of songs from the musical "Hamilton"
11:12 PM
The Searchers Don't Throw Your Love Away
The Collection Castle Communications 1988 CD
Orlons cover, song released 1964
11:01 PM
The Go-Go's He's So Strange
Return to the Valley of The Go-Go's I.R.S. Records 1994 CD USIR39400008
opening theme, song recorded 1980

Coming up

7:00 AMSquare Pegs & Round Holes (Rock) with Chicopee John
9:00 AMOff the Beaten Track (Classical) with Dan Grieder
12:00 PMArranged Amplitudes (Rock) with Scotty
1:00 PMNew Spins (Indie) with Bobby
3:00 PMOtto Zone (Avant-garde) with DJ Otto Maishon


10:00 PMUpbeat Vibes (Electronic) with DJ Daniel
6:00 PMSmile Right Back (unset) with Jazz Cat Matt
9:15 AMAs The Polka Turns (World) with O Johnny
9:00 AMAs The Polka Turns (World) with O Johnny
7:00 AM20th Century Rock (Rock) with Cruzer