Radio for the Rest of Us
A broadcast service of WRIR-LP, Richmond, Virginia
Cause and Effect
- Every week on Sat at 1:00 PM
What is dark matter? How do we treat ear worms? Do we have free will? Have I heard this beat before?
Every week Cause and Effect summons your inner music nerd to identify the influences of your favorite musical groups, explore their work and peers, and play new artists following in their footsteps. A variety of WRIR DJs scour the Internet for interviews and articles, at times receives direct input from artists and labels, and rely on input from fans to develop a music show destined to be added to your weekly calendar. See a sample show below:
White stripes =
Influences: Dylan, Leadbelly, Sonics, Flat Duo Jets, Screaming Lord Sutch, Led Zeppelin, Son House
Side projects / band family tree : The Upholsterers, The Raconteurs, Dead Weather, Loretta Lynn
Peers: Greenhornes, Black Keys, The Von Bondies, The Vines
May 23, 2020 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
House Music Remixes
In This Episode DJ Vince Slay will talk about the History of House Music Remixes and play and mix them live.
May 2, 2020 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Cause & Effect: Thin Lizzy
This Saturday, DJ Miss Kitty and special guest Professor Night Moves will take you on a journey of one of the greatest rock n roll bands of all time–THIN LIZZY. From the Irish folk tunes, poetry, and lore that bred them to the Motown tunes that inspired them and finally, the bands and singers that emulated them.
Apr 4, 2020 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM